Mark Andy Print Products (MAPP) has signed a distribution agreement with Lohmann to offer its range of pre-press, press room and post-press products, including plate mounting tapes, doctor blades and splicing tapes to converters in the UK and Ireland.
Lohmann is a well-respected and long-established manufacturer of plate mounting adhesive tapes, which celebrated its 170th anniversary in 2021. This year and Lohmann UK celebrates its 30th birthday. With over 70 years of experience in the flexo printing industry, Lohmann manufactures its products under the brand name DuploFLEX.
‘We are delighted to add Lohmann products to our high-quality portfolio that has enjoyed tremendous growth since we launched into the European market back in 2019,’ said Andy Clarke, operations manager at Mark Andy UK. ‘We view the addition of Lohmann as another significant step in providing a full one-stop service and supply source for printing companies operating in today’s competitive commercial environment.’
Speaking on behalf of Lohmann UK, managing director Roger Churchill added: ‘The Lohmann brand is recognized globally for its performance, quality, and reliability. We are confident that our partnership with Mark Andy will prove beneficial to customers in the UK and Ireland by giving them access to Lohmann’s products through the high-quality distribution service that Mark Andy is renowned for.’
Richard Eeles, who has recently joined Mark Andy Print Products following a successful career in print industry consumables, commented: ‘Whatever your requirements are as a printer or converter, we can offer you a one-stop-shop supply. This ongoing expansion to its current consumer portfolio is typical of Mark Andy’s commitment to serving the industry and extends the choice of consumables on offer to our customers.’