Color-Logic has announced the certification of the Mark Andy Digital Series hybrid press for the Color-Logic process. By achieving the certification, the Mark Andy Digital Series increases its special effects printing capabilities.
Tap Packaging Solutions underwent a full re-certification audit by its independent auditors, Smithers Quality Assessments. The audit included a close examination of Tap’s quality objectives, management review process, corrective and preventative actions, documentation, design process and manufacturing process.
Bemis Co., the largest flexible packaging company in the Americas, is utilizing Esko Automation Engine with Global Vision proofing system to assist it in catching packaging file errors.
Diamond Packaging, a folding carton supplier that serves Fortune 500 companies worldwide, has achieved G7 Master Qualification, awarded by Idealliance. The company's goals of providing high quality and reliable repeatability to its customers were the drivers behind the decision to become G7 qualified.
In a recent webinar hosted by Printing Impressions , a sister publication of packagePRINTING, and sponsored by Canon U.S.A., a panel of speakers discussed the importance of color calibration and G7 qualification. Panelists included representatives from Swiss chocolatier Lindt & Sprungli, Ohio-based printer Source3Media and Canon U.S.A.
Expanded gamut printing has offered package printers and converters efficiency improvements and strong graphic quality. Gamse Lithographic Co., is one example of a label converter that has benefitted from expanded gamut.
Sun Chemical and Windmoeller & Hoelscher will team up to host "Transform Your Packaging with Color," an event designed to review trends and understand the impact of color on packaging and on the shelf.
AVT will introduce multiple new solutions at Labelexpo Americas, including the Helios Turbo HD high-definition inspection system and the Helios D, an inspection system designed for the specific needs of digital printing.
AVT, a world leader in print automatic inspection, process control, quality assurance and color control, has named Matt Bennett as president of the Americas. Bennett will be responsible for managing and executing all sales, marketing and customer support activities.
By installing the FleyeVision from A B Graphics, The Label Makers has been able to add value for its customers through 100% inspection. The system has allowed the company to reduce waste and increase efficiency.
In the high-stress, high-speed world of healthcare, medical professionals need to be fast on their feet. Technipaq, an Illinois-based flexible packaging converter, produces packaging that protects the devices that can help save a patient's life, while providing graphics and instructions for doctors, nurses and other caretakers.
Goss's Embedded Color Bar Control Technology enables packaging converters to embed the color bar, used for controlling color, registration and ink on the printed substrate, into the image on a label or packaging design.
AVT will be showcasing four new inspection and quality control systems at drupa, designed for use on HP Indigo digital presses. The systems span packaging applications and can be used for HP's label, folding carton and flexible packaging presses.
Flint Group is set to revolutionize print color management with VIVO Colour Solutions, launched to the global market at drupa 2016.
At drupa, GMG will be focusing on its solutions for achieving consistent color in packaging. Specifically, GMG will highlight how to accurately predict color, even with overlapping spot colors and varying substrates.
X-Rite has announced the release of the eXact Xp spectrophotometer, which provides more accurate color measurement on flexible film materials.
X-Rite and its subsidiary Pantone, have announced the PantoneLIVE Private Cloud, which allows packaging converters and commercial printers to easily store and share existing proprietary color libraries across the color supply chain.