Esko, AVT, X-Rite and Pantone combine to create a ‘Right First Time’ workflow across the packaging supply chain
Esko has reported that it has joined forces with AVT, X-Rite and Pantone to integrate its automation and collaboration solutions, with the X-Rite and Pantone colour technology and AVT’s camera inspection solutions.
Esko has announced a major new release of its packaging and labels prepress editor, ArtPro+. Built on decades of experience – with over 25.000 Esko prepress editors currently in use – this latest version is designed to fit the needs of today’s prepress production.
Screen GP Australia is pleased to announce that the Screen Truepress Jet L350UV+LM (Low Migration inks) was awarded ‘Best Label Printer’ category by the European Digital Press Association (EDP) in its Annual Awards, presented during FESPA 2018, Berlin last month.
Asahi Photoproducts has announced it will be attending Gallus Innovation Days for the first time. The event takes place in St. Gallen, Switzerland, from 26 to 28 June 2018, the third Open House event hosted by the well-known Swiss manufacturer. Asahi Photoproducts will be showing its AWP™ DEF/DEW plate solutions featuring Clean Transfer Technology, exhibiting in Hall 1 as a Gallus partner.
X-Rite and Pantone have announced six new libraries for PantoneLIVE™, a cloud-based digital colour standard ecosystem. Developed with their PantoneLIVE Preferred Partner for ink supply, Sun Chemical, the six new dependent standard libraries are ideal for UV-cured flexography printers and converters allowing them to accurately match achievable Pantone Colours in label and carton applications.
UPM Raflatac are celebrating 10 years of RafCycle, a project that has been recycling label waste for 10 years now and continues to offer new life for label waste. Label recycling provides numerous benefits to printers, packers, brand-owners and of course the environment.
Cebu Sherilin is a family-run, multi-divisional packaging product manufacturer which produces quality packaging products. They supply to some of the biggest multinational companies in the Philippines and maintain a customer-centric ethos.
VIVO ColourSuite is a web-based dual software package providing on-press spectral job/colour measurement and approval functionality, plus the additional and unique opportunity to view real time colour performance graphs and a reporting dashboard across multiple machines, sites, and regions.
The Avery Dennison Foundation, the global philanthropic arm of Avery Dennison Corporation, has partnered with the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) to launch a responsible forestry project in Southeast Asia, located in Thua Thien Hue, Vietnam.
With the improved new sensitivity of the Pro and ATB degrees, Sihl is responding to market demand created by the use of a new generation of thermal printers. This new generation consumes significantly less electricity than older thermal printers.