Inkcups adds three new pad printers

Global print industry OEM Inkcups (Danvers, MA) has announced the release of three new pad printers. The ICN-120, ICN-200 and 2200-DLI expand the company’s current pad printer portfolio to produce larger images on longer goods with extended stroke capabilities. The ICN-120 is a one-colour pad printer that provides increased flexibility with product decorating and labeling … Read more →

Sun Chemical launches SolarVerse UV Flexo Ink Concentrates

Sun Chemical will use Labelexpo Europe 2019 (September 24 to 27 in Brussels, Belgium) as a platform for the global launch of its SolarVerse – a range of highly pigmented, low-viscosity, multi-purpose UV flexo-base concentrates designed to be easily dispensed through standard UV flexo dispensers while offering users significant benefits in terms of cost savings … Read more →

Neenah releases Everything Under the Sun Classic Papers

Neenah Paper Incorported (Alpharetta, Georgia) has unveiled its Everything Under the Sun collection, the newest promotion showcasing its Neenah Classic Papers portfolio, while characterizing the portfolio as “the most comprehensive, best-selling collection of fine printing papers on the market.” “Classic Papers are the standard of excellence, the go-to portfolio for creatives looking to elevate any … Read more →

Mark Andy unveils Digital Pro 3 Press

The OEM’s new line includes two new systems offering up to 77 fpm printing speeds and an engine upgrade option available for current Mark Andy Digital One Press owners. The introductory Digital Pro 1 is a roll-to-roll version fitted with an unwind, print engine and rewind, providing a 12.5-inch print width. It was designed for … Read more →

Mitsubishi unveils Metallized Inkjet Paper

Mitsubishi HiTec Paper (Bielefeld, Germany) has launched its new Jetscript Metal VPG 1018, a metallic silver gloss inkjet paper developed for water-based inkjet printing and particularly suitable for self-adhesive label applications. “What’s so special about this new product is that metallic glossy inkjet labels were previously only possible using a metallic film,” said the company. … Read more →

Nekoosa expands its Specialty Graphics portfolio with four new vinyls

Specialty paper and substrate provider Nekoosa Coated Products (Nekoosa, Wisconsin) has added four new vinyls to its Nekoosa Coated Products’ branded portfolio – Sign-Ad, Hi-Stat, Wall Graphics and Classic Vinyl. These products are ideal for window, wall and general signage applications such as window graphics, POP signage, wall decals and counter mats. Sign-Ad is a … Read more →

Drytac unveils Polar Chrome Film

Drytac (Bristol, UK), a leading international manufacturer of self-adhesive materials for the large-format printing and signage markets, has added Polar Chrome Film to its popular Polar range “to give even more options to print professionals, advertising agencies and retailers who want to make an impact with their displays.” Polar Chrome is a 75-micron (3-mil) reflective … Read more →

New app calculates savings on adhesives and CO2 in packaging production

A new GlueCalc smartphone app from Baumer hhs (Krefeld, Germany), allows packaging manufacturers to easily and effectively calculate and optimize adhesive consumption on a job-by-job basis right at their own production lines. Characterized as “a world’s first,” the tool can identify potential ways to cut adhesive consumption and reduce associated Carbon Dioxide (CO2) emissions. GlueCalc … Read more →

Xerox unveils Baltoro HF Inkjet Press with automated intelligence

Xerox’s new Baltoro HF Inkjet Press is a cut-sheet production press that enables clients to print high-volume, transactional work, high-quality direct mail and catalogues on a single press with superior image quality and productivity, said the OEM. The Baltoro HF is Xerox’s first press using this particular platform. “We engineered the Baltoro HF by leveraging … Read more →

Kallima launches Kallima box™ – its new Kallima Folding Grade

Rayonier Advanced Materials’ Paperboard Division (Temiscaming, Quebec) has launched its new Folding Grade – Kallima box™ folding boxboard. “Customers will continue to benefit from the strength and versatility they’ve come to expect from Kallima® commercial printing grades, but with a new product option that delivers a foldable, printable and boxable solution for packaging, cartons, POP … Read more →

Landa S10 Nanographic Press now in commercial production

Leading European packaging printer Edelmann Group (Heidenheim, Germany) and Landa Digital Printing (Rehovot, Israel) have announced that 60 leading converters and printers from around the world attended an open house at Edelmann’s Heidenheim facility recently to see Europe’s first Landa S10 Nanographic Printing Press producing commercial jobs at 6,500 B1/41-inch sheets per hour. Visitors also … Read more →