KBA North America
Marrs Printing & Packaging will add a new fully-automated six-color KBA Rapida 106 press with coater and board package this summer. The press will lead to increased pressroom optimization with its fast makeready capabilities.
Tom Fitzgerald has been appointed by KBA to a newly created position of overseeing development, implementation and management of sales and marketing for postpress products from KBA's new subsidiary KBA-Iberica.
KBA North America has been named the North American exclusive distributor for the newly acquired Spanish medium- and large-format flatbed diecutter manufacturer Iberica AG S.A. by its parent company, Koenig & Bauer.
Advance Paper Box Company/Packaging Spectrum, a premier full-service packaging company since 1924, is reaching new levels of efficiency with a newly-installed seven-color, 57˝ KBA Rapida 145 press.
During a press conference at Graph Expo that featured representatives from both Xerox and KBA, Maik Laubin, KBA’s VP of digital solutions, described the VariJET as "a Rapida with a digital heart."
Yellowstone Plastics, a flexographic packaging producer, has purchased a new 10-color KBA-Flexotecnica EVO XG press for its Idaho Falls, Idaho, location. The press will help Yellowstone Plastics serve its core customer base of potato farmers.
KBA-Sheetfed has developed the Rapida RSP 106 as an offline finishing system for luxury packaging, high-quality promotional material and corporate publishing based on the renowned Rapida platform.
Throughout drupa 2016, digital and conventional press suppliers demonstrated how by working together, they can provide the best solutions for their customers' needs.
KBA-Metronic, a member of the KBA Group, and DataLase have announced their partnership to further the development of high-speed in-line digital printing solutions.