Wim Maes will step down as president and CEO of Flint Group’s Digital Solutions in May. Benoit Chatelard, the former VP, production printing business group, for Ricoh Europe, will be appointed to the role.
Flint Group Narrow Web has invested in a Mark Andy Performance Series P5 press, which will be installed in its North America Centre of Technical Excellence in Rogers, Minn. The press will assist Flint Group in its ink development and will be available for customer usage.
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.
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 Flexographic Products won a 2016 FTA Technical Innovation Award for its nyloflex FTF digital plate, which provides an easy way to achieve flat top dots on flexo printing plates.
Flint Group has confirmed the acquisition of Xeikon, a digital solutions provider to the packaging and commercial printing markets.
The 19th annual Flexographic Pre-Press Platemakers Association (FPPA) conference on Feb, 21-23, 2016, in Rancho Mirage, California, will provide a platform for executives to discuss the future of the flexographic pre-press and platemaking industry.