Flexo Concepts has announced that Mark Andy has begun shipping its Versa Max press line with the TruPoint Orange doctor blade.
Polymount, a supplier of products for the flexographic printing industry, has developed the Polymount Film Cleaner. This new machine cleans printed film and allows for its reuse in the set up of the next print job.
Mounting tapes, the unsung heroes of the flexographic printing process, can make or break the quality of a print job. Careful selection of plates and cylinders, while immensely important to the final product, can be negated if the chosen mounting tape does not meet the requirements of the print job.
Most package printers and converters are specialists, honing finely tuned skills to meet and exceed the demands of brand owners who expect perfection. But there are a few companies that see opportunity in offering a more complete range of packaging and converting services and building deep relationships with brand owners and customers.
Mark Andy's new Performance Series P4 is an economical model offering features and value that bring the award winning benefits of the Performance Series press platform to an even broader range of mid-sized label printers and converters.
GKS, the largest prepress service provider in Scandinavia and the UK, is entering the U.S. after-sales service and support market.
The Phoenix Challenge Foundation's annual golf tournament will be held Wednesday, August 5 at Stonebridge Golf Club in Monroe, NC (near Charlotte). The Phoenix Challenge Foundation (PCF) Golf Tournament is the primary fundraiser supporting graphic arts and flexography through education.