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Mark Andy Print Products Sees Success at Labelexpo Americas
October 15, 2018 at 4:48 pm

Mark Andy Print Products, a pressroom consumables provider, and DuPont Advanced Printing co-sponsored a booth at Labelexpo Americas 2018, showcasing advanced platemaking and processing equipment coupled with best-in-class plate mounting.

The Prepress Path to Print Quality
October 8, 2018 at 5:19 pm

The superb quality and the automated workflows of packaging and label production wouldn’t be possible without high-performance prepress applications.

Kodak Announces Game-Changing KODAK FLEXCEL NX Ultra Solution
September 25, 2018 at 11:37 am

Kodak's new FLEXCEL NX Ultra Solution is an aqueous solution that provides consistent, high-performing flexo plates in a high-volume, low-maintenance environment and can deliver a press-ready plate in less than an hour.

Flint Group to Launch Two Flexo Products at Labelexpo
September 4, 2018 at 10:02 am

Flint Group will be introducing flexographic printing products at Labelexpo Americas and highlighting its entire portfolio. New products include the nyloflex XVH Digital plate and the nyloprint WF SHARP film based plate for the high-end label market.

Kodak to Sell its Flexographic Packaging Division
August 16, 2018 at 9:05 am

Kodak has announced it has begun the process of selling its Flexographic Packaging Division. The division produces and markets the FLEXCEL NX system of flexographic imaging equipment, printing plates, consumables and related services.

MacDermid Graphics Solutions Wins 2018 InterTech Technology Award
August 7, 2018 at 10:23 am

MacDermid Graphics Solutions has been selected to receive a 2018 InterTech Award for Anti-Fluting Plate Technology. Since 1978, the InterTech Technology Awards have honored technologies predicted to shape the future of print and graphics communications.

MacDermid Introduces its Newest FTD Techonology, the LUX ITP EPIC
May 8, 2018 at 10:33 am

MacDermid Graphics Solutions announced the commercial introduction of LUX In-the-Plate (ITP) EPIC. ITP EPIC offers LUX lamination, but with the convenience of flat-top dots right out of the box, with a micro-rough surface for excellent ink transfer.

Mark Andy Inks Deal to Acquire Presstek
March 27, 2018 at 10:57 am

Mark Andy announced that it has acquired Presstek. Presstek’s team of more than 60 technical professionals will be integrated within Mark Andy’s service infrastructure, making it the largest, regionally-staffed service organization in North America.

Kodak Celebrates 10th Anniversary of FLEXCEL NX System
March 19, 2018 at 2:41 pm

This year marks 10 years since Kodak debuted the KODAK FLEXCEL NX System at drupa 2008. Kodak’s FLEXCEL NX System offered a solution to some of the limitations of the established digital LAMS technology and pioneered the use of the digital flat top dots in the flexo industry.

In Its Hometown, Kodak Reasserts Its Commitment to Print
March 6, 2018 at 8:48 am

Kodak recently hosted a two-day gathering of about 250 customers, Kodak personnel, and trade media representatives at the company’s historic manufacturing complex in Rochester, N.Y. Led by Kodak CEO Jeffrey Clarke, senior executives gave a state-of-the-company report that outlined Kodak’s current business strategy and detailed its progress in developing solutions for print markets.

A Litte Care Goes a Long Way in Flexo Plate Maintenance
October 18, 2017 at 4:05 pm

Flexo plates have a tough job, whirring around on a print cylinder, covered in ink and repeatedly transferring an image to a substrate. But to make sure these plates can withstand the high-impact nature of printing, they require delicate care and maintenance.

InterTech Awards Offer Glimpse of Industry's Future
August 1, 2017 at 9:48 am

The InterTech Technology Awards, presented annually by the Printing Industries of America, honor the latest printing technologies that are poised to have a lasting impact on the industry moving forward. This year's winners provided a look at the key technologies impacting packaging's future.

Five FTA Best of Show Winners Used Plates Produced By Esko CDI Imagers
June 6, 2017 at 10:18 am

Esko has announced that five of the six best of show winners in the 2017 FTA Excellence in Flexography Awards were printed using plates produced on Esko CDI digital flexo imagers. More than 70% of all awards were submitted by companies who are customers of Esko CDIs and/or software.

Kodak Breaks Ground on Flexo Manufacturing Facility Expansion
April 20, 2017 at 4:04 pm

Kodak hosted customers and community leaders at an April 20 groundbreaking ceremony in Weatherford, Okla., to celebrate the expansion of its manufacturing facility in the area. The expansion will accommodate a new flexo plate line for the production of KODAK FLEXCEL NX plates.

Esko Readies Its Next-Generation Platemaking
April 3, 2017 at 11:56 am

Esko is keeping its promises to bring flexographic platemaking to new levels of quality, consistency and to dramatically simplify the platemaking operation. The first users of Esko's latest flexo platemaking products have reported positive printing and performance results.