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29 May 2020


Company: Perfection Packaging 

Country: Australia


Title of Entry: Eta Uppercuts Corn Tapas Bag

Product Location: Australia

Category: FMCG

Production process: Flexo

Machinery: KODAK FLEXCEL NX plates

Accolades: FTA Best in Show wide web category Award for Print Excellence


This entry is described as a truly exceptional piece of...

30 Apr 2020

Miraclon received the coveted FTA Technical Innovation Award for its KODAK FLEXCEL NX Ultra Solution, reflecting a fresh and novel approach to aqueous flexo plate making technology. As one of two overall winners in the Prepress – Graphics category and the sole plate technology winner, the award signifies the potential of the FLEXCEL NX...

19 Mar 2020

Miraclon announced the return of the Global Flexo Innovation Awards to honour companies that are at the forefront of the transformation of the flexo industry.

Christopher Horton, former senior vice president of SGS, will chair the independent international judging panel that will comprise a rich selection of flexo industry influencers, t...

25 Feb 2020

Flint Group announces the Catena-W, for Washer, and Catena-DL, for Dryer Light finisher as new additions to the Catena flexo plate making product family.

The Catena-W is designed to deliver highest productivity through unique plate alignment which avoids plate skew during transport as well as an advanced plate queuing system. This limits...

19 Feb 2020

BOBST hosted an Open House at its new Flexo Center of Excellence at Bobst Bielefeld on 13 February 2020, giving attendees the opportunity to experience the entire flexo process from start to finish.

The Competence Center at Bobst Bielefeld’s has been extended to include a pre-press room, meaning it is now a fully comprehensive Center of...

10 Jan 2020

Newly-designed high performance flexographic press provides profitable short- and mid-size print runs.

Koenig & Bauer Flexotecnica recently launched a brand new high performance compact CI flexo press the Evo XC to join its well-established line of Evo models. The eight-colour press offers one of the smallest footprints in the industry a...

16 Dec 2019

The last decade has seen major advances in the quality, consistency and efficiency of flexography, to the point where the process is a viable alternative to gravure for most applications.

This message is even reaching the Asian market, for so long a stronghold of gravure. This is good news for Bangkok-based TPN FlexPak, which became Sout...

23 Oct 2019

The $15 Million manufacturing line in USA is a sister operation to the company’s existing plate manufacturing facility in Japan.

Miraclon has officially opened its new flexo plate manufacturing line, named ‘Gemini’, in Weatherford, Oklahoma, United States; two and a half years after breaking ground on the project in April 2017. The Weath...

22 Oct 2019

India’s supplier of flexo plates improves efficiency and accuracy with Esko Automation Engine

With an ever growing number of customers, Digiflex, a suppliers of flexographic plates in India, has installed Esko Automation Engine at its Hyderabad facility as part of a drive to improve efficiency.

Established in 2015, the prepress trade shop...

22 Oct 2019

The new CI flexo press provides high-quality, efficient, consistent and cost-effective print production.

BOBST announced the launch of the BOBST VISION CI flexo press designed to deliver the most efficient performance for all production lengths on a wide range of substrates.

“With the VISION CI, BOBST has truly delivered on its vision for...

29 Aug 2019

The new 430 mm Domino N617i combined with MPS flexo technology will be launched at Labelexpo Europe.

MPS and Domino are set to launch a wider version of their successful hybrid MPS EF SYMJET press. Coming in a width of 17” / 430 mm, the new Domino N617i unit is fully integrated in the established MPS EFA flexo platform.

At Labelexpo Europ...

23 Aug 2019

An integrated prepress solution for digital flexo plates will be unveiled soon.

Building on the outstanding success of ThermoFlexX digital imagers and Woodpecker Nano screening technology, Xeikon Prepress is launching a new and integrated prepress solution for digital flexo plates.

Since Xeikon Prepress, as part of Xeikon, joined Flint Gr...

22 Aug 2019

The plates increases productivity for flexible packaging and tag & label customers.

The nyloflex® XAH Digital, a hard round top dot plate with a smooth surface, is the latest addition to Flint Group’s fast-growing line of nyloflex® thermal printing plates designed specifically for use in its nyloflex® Xpress Thermal Processor.

The new fle...

17 Jul 2019

This is an excerpt of the original article, "Miraclon - the New Face of Kodak's Flexo Division." Read the full feature in Labels and Packaging Innovation Asia Issue June 2019.  

In November 2018, it was announced that Kodak entered into an agreement with Montagu to sell its Flexographic Packaging division. In April 2019, t...

26 Apr 2019

Based in Indonesia, Ohtomi adds a flexo press to its letterpress machine park.

A ten-colour, EF 430 multi-substrate flexo press with the APC (Automated Print Control)  package was purchased and installed by Indonesian printer Ohtomi, and marks their first MPS investment and fourth flexo press.

Previously as an exclusive user of letterpres...

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