New market segment, new format
Following expansion of its production facility in Podolsk near Moscow, VMS-Print was looking for a half-format sheetfed offset press with UV drying specifically for printing on non-absorbent substrates. It was intended to produce packaging using metallised board, plastics and other similar materials. As the company had to date lacked the necessary equipment, the printing for such jobs was outsourced to partner companies. VMS-Print then took care of the post-press steps.

Solucan will install the world’s first Tonejet Cyclone direct-to-can digital printing system at the company’s new facility in Quebec, Canada. The system will give Northeast American beverage producers all the benefits of short run digital can decoration without the high cost, waste and recycling headaches that come with traditional labels and shrink-sleeves.

This modified saying applies to Austria’s Offsetdruckerei Schwarzach’s entry into the field of large-size offset printing. By taking the leap in format to the 6-series printing machine class, the whole production chain had to align with the preliminary stages of flatbed die-cutting and gluing of folding cartons, right through to internal logistics.

Melinda, an Italian-based consortium of 4,000 apple farmers, has used HP digital print technology to engage with its farmers with a new personalized marketing campaign.
Using an HP PageWide T1170 Press, Melinda worked with corrugated packaging converter Ghelfi Ondulati to print 1000 farmers’ photos, each with a personal message, on 3.2 million carry-home apple boxes.

Fort Dearborn Company, a leading North American supplier of high-impact prime labels for the consumer goods industry, has made a multi-million dollar purchase of five new high-performance HP Indigo labels and packaging presses, more than doubling digital capacity to deliver innovative and more sustainable digital printing services.

Arkay Packaging of Roanoke, VA recently signed for a new Heidelberg Primefire 106 – the second installation site in the US. The 7-color industrial inkjet 40” B1 size digital press will secure Arkay’s position as a technology leader in the luxury packaging market.

LabelProfi, a Slovenia-based labels and packaging converter, signed today at Labelexpo Europe 2019 for an HP Indigo 20000 Digital Press to develop its new flexible packaging business, in a deal marking the 200th unit sold worldwide.

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