Flint Group has acquired Printec, a manufacturer of water-based flexo and gravure inks based in Marietta, Ga. The acquisition expands Flint Group's position in North America.
Flint Group's three divisions — Flint Group Narrow Web, Flint Group Flexographic Products and Flint Group Digital Solutions (Xeikon) — will all display their latest solutions at Labelexpo Americas. Flint Group will also debut "The Flint Group Factory," a virtual label production shop in which all different Flint Group products and services are highlighted.
Flint Group has launched VANTAGE LED, a UV LED lamp retrofit conversion solution for sheetfed printers. The system utilizes EcoLUX LED lamps, supplied by Air Motion Systems.
Flint Group is set to revolutionize print color management with VIVO Colour Solutions, launched to the global market at drupa 2016.
In Xeikon's first major show since it was acquired by Flint Group, the company has announced its headlining products that will be on display at drupa 2016. These include the Trillium One press, the Folding Diecut Unit and the Xeikon 9800.
Flint Group has confirmed the acquisition of Xeikon, a digital solutions provider to the packaging and commercial printing markets.