Constantia Flexibles Acquires Spear

Constantia Flexibles Group, headquartered in Vienna, Austria, has signed a deal to acquire Spear Group—one of the leading manufacturers of labels globally. Thomas Unger, CEO of Constantia Flexibles, “We will be able to serve our customers even better together with Spear, a leading beverage labels business with a highly attractive, global, blue-chip customer base. The […]

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Xeikon Customer, TOPP Digital Label Solutions, Earns G7 Certification

ITASCA, IL—Xeikon NV, an innovator in digital color printing technology, announced today that TOPP Digital Label Solutions, a Xeikon 3050 customer in Miami, FL, has received G7 certification from the IDEAlliance. G7 certification means that TOPP’s print personnel are experts, trained in the field of color management, process and quality control for proofing and printing […]

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Flint Introduces New nyloflex ACE Digital Plate

CHARLOTTE, NC—Another innovation from Flint Group, the new nyloflex ACE Digital plate was recently introduced into the market with excellent reviews. Customers report that the plate runs much cleaner on press, without the need to stop for regular cleaning cycles. Fewer press stops for cleaning result in jobs running in less time with less waste, […]

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Ricoh & EFI Update PRO c901 Graphic Arts+ Systems

FOSTER CITY, CA—EFI, a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, announced that new Fiery Color Controllers E-42 and E-82 are now available for Ricoh PRO c901 Graphic Arts + print engines. The E-42 and E-82 digital front ends (DFEs) are powered by EFI’s new generation of system software, Fiery FS100 Pro, the most innovative, […]

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Anderson & Vreeland Canada Appoints New Regional Manager

BRYAN, OH—The appointment of Sean Sawa as Regional Manager for Anderson & Vreeland Canada, ULC., a leading manufacturer and distributor of flexographic plate processing equipment and materials, is announced by Drew Elisius, General Manager for AV Canada. “Sean brings a great deal of experience, creativity and energy to our team. His experience, coupled with A&V’s […]

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Phoenix Challenge Foundation 2013 Flexo Competition

CHARLOTTE, NC—The Phoenix Challenge Foundation (PCF) will hold its annual International High School Flexographic Skills Competition in Charlotte, NCMarch 6-8 at Central Piedmont Community College Harper Campus. This high school competition sets the stage for young flexographers to compete with each other, showcasing their knowledge of flexo printing and graphic arts. The 2-1/2 day competition […]

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Allen Datagraph Systems to Launch iTech AXXIS HS Digital Label System at WestPack 2013

DERRY, NH—At booth 5080 during WestPack 2013, Feb. 12-14, Allen Datagraph Systems Inc. (ADSI) will introduce its new iTech AXXIS HS Digital Label System, a complete digital solution built to print and finish labels for label convertors and brand owners of all sizes. The system offers a significant increase in speed from ADSI’s original iTech […]

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Maxcess Installs 500th FIFE-500 Web Guiding System

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—Maxcess, a global leader in innovative products and services for the web handling industry, has just announced the 500th installation of the FIFE-500 Web Guiding System in the first nine months of the products release. Converters in North and South America, Asia and Europe have invested in the new web guiding system to […]

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Harper Recounts Success of PCMC ELS Max Impact Show

CHARLOTTE, NC—In an effort to support the growth of the flexographic industry, global anilox roll supplier Harper Corporation of America participates in a wide range of events. Recently, the company entered a partnership with PCMC and attended the organization’s iMpact 2013, a symposium for the flexographic printing industry. The show acted as an open house, […]

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Heraeus Noblelight Acquires Fusion UV Systems, Inc

Heraeus Noblelight successfully completed the acquisition of Fusion UV Systems, Inc. headquartered in Gaithersburg, MD on Jan. 31, 2013. Fusion UV Systems a leading provider of UV light sources will be created under the umbrella of the Heraeus technology group. Customers will benefit from the unique expert application knowledge, a technology portfolio covering all known […]

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