Asahi Photopolymer to exhibit for the first time at Labelexpo India

The company will show its AWP family of water-washable flexographic plates featuring Clean Transfer Technology, including its new AWP-DEW plate with washout speeds claimed as 2.5 times faster than previous plates, making it suitable for on-demand platemaking and a more efficient flexographic...

Harper appoints sales and technical manager for the Eastern Hemisphere

Sigmon served as technical account manager for the Central Plains Region in Canada prior to being appointed to this new role. He will benefit agents, distributors and customers in the Eastern Hemisphere as the single point person for all of their needs and will provide improved support,...

Cgris Payne to lead new-look Kodak flexographic packaging division

Kodak has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its flexographic packaging division to the private equity firm. After closing, which is expected in the first...

Montagu Private Equity is to create standalone business led by the existing management team

After closing, which is expected in the first half of 2019, the business will operate as a new standalone company that will develop, manufacture and sell flexographic products, including the flagship Kodak Flexcel NX System, to the packaging print segment.

Private equity firm Montagu’s...

Creation Reprographics appoints former trainee Charlie Barge as commercial design artist

Barge developed a passion for design during his work placement at Creation Reprographics in 2017, before being appointed as a studio trainee. In his new role, Barge will build on his skills and knowledge of designing creative artwork and maintaining digital systems.

Matt Francklow,...

Flexo 24 claims itself as the first online flexo service available around the clock to manufacture digitally imaged photopolymer plates for flexo printing

Flexo 24 claims itself as the first online flexo service available around the clock to manufacture digitally imaged photopolymer plates for flexo printing.

The EH!wards celebrate the best online shops. Flexo 24 won ‘Best Ecommerce of the Year’ in the 2018 competition. Mondo Convenienza...

Pictured (from left): Professor Volker Jansen, Stuttgart Media University; Roland Hamacher, Kodak; Nilgun Turan, Kodak; Professor Martin Dreher, DFTA

Leading to a Bachelor of Engineering, the course is conducted in English and attracts applicants from all over the world. The course focuses on future and growth-oriented segments in the print media industry, such as smart printing in a wide range of packaging and industrial applications. This...

Lee Deyes has previously worked for Harlands of Hull, Jarvis Porter, Sericol and, most recently, Edale

He brings extensive knowledge to the sales team for both digital and conventional products. He is responsible for the eastern UK counties.

Deyes has previously worked for Harlands of Hull, Jarvis Porter, Sericol and, most recently, Edale.

Labelexpo Americas 2018 played host to a number of product launches as well as product introductions to the US market, including the new Mark Andy P9E, P7E and P5E presses

Labelexpo Americas is the region's largest dedicated trade show for the label and package printing industry. Labelexpo Americas 2018 hosted a total of 487 exhibitors, up from 455 two years before, across the biggest floorspace yet at 203,642 sq ft. Almost 30 percent of exhibitors  at this year’s...

A feature of many of Asahi’s flexographic printing plates, Clean Transfer Technology enables a clean ink transfer and prevents ink accumulating on the plate surfaces and shoulders in screen areas

Founded in 1956, Wikoff Color is an employee-owned manufacturer of inks and coatings for a variety of printing technologies.

‘The US is a large market and very important to Asahi,’ said Aki Kato, managing director at Asahi Photoproducts. ‘With platemaking moving closer and closer to the...

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