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Udo Panenka to Succeed Carsten Knudsen as President at Esko

GENT, Belgium—Esko Wednesday announced that Udo Panenka, senior vice president for global sales and marketing, will succeed Carsten Knudsen as president on Jan. 1, 2015. Over the near term, Knudsen will continue to support Esko and Danaher in an advisory role. “Under Carsten’s leadership, Esko has built a loyal and growing customer group, created world class […]

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Esko Names Rory Marsoun VP, Flexo Business Development

MIAMISBURG, OH—Esko announces that Rory Marsoun has been promoted as VP flexo business development. In his new role, Marsoun will determine the direction of the flexo business in North America, acting as a liaison with the company’s product development staff in Germany. He will also be involved with strategic and marketing direction and supporting the North […]

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Esko Brings in Udo Panenka, Jon Giardina to Executive Positions

GHENT, Belgium—Esko is pleased to announce two executive appointments. Udo Panenka is joining Esko as senior vice president sales and Jon Giardina is joining Esko as vice president Americas. Both previously held executive roles at Danaher companies. “We are delighted to have executives with this high competence level joining our management. They bring a wealth […]

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Nilpeter’s Expanded Gamut Event Draws Packed House

CINCINNATI, OH—One hundred industry professionals gathered at Nilpeter’s Technology Center in Cincinnati, OH, on July 31 for an in depth overview of the expanded gamut process. Guests were shared the journey Nilpeter and its partners have taken to bring this technology to narrow web converters. After presentations from Actega, Harper, Tesa, Flexografix and Esko, visitors […]

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Xeikon Trumpets ThermoFlexX Advancements at Ypres Event

YPRES, Belgium—With a nod to the past, an appreciation of history, an appetite for the future and the revelations it will bring, Xeikon Prepress welcomed a 10 member cadre of international journalists on July 2 to its factory. There they were briefed on technological breakthroughs, recorded in the past two years, culminating in the launch […]

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Sun Chemical Receives Esko HD Plate Certification

PARSIPPANY, NJ—Sun Chemical received HD plate certification by Esko for its SunGraphics HD plates. In order to obtain HD plate certification from Esko, Sun Chemical must go through a rigorous approval process which is granted when samples are sent to Esko to be checked for smooth printed HD dots, increased density from micro cell and […]

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Fujifilm to Sell Esko CDI Digital Flexo Plate Imagers in U.S.

MIAMISBURG, OH—Esko and Fujifilm America announced that Fujifilm will be a reseller of Esko CDI digital flexo plate imagers. Fujifilm will use the CDI’s to image their new Clarity flexo plates. This extends the companies’ partnership—Fujifilm is already a reseller of Esko Kongsberg tables for sign & display businesses. “Esko has had a great partnership […]

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Mark Andy Adds Esko, DuPont to Technology Center

ST LOUIS, MO—Mark Andy Print Products, the supplies and platemaking equipment division of Mark Andy Inc., has established a prepress and platemaking technology area as a key part of the show room in St. Louis, MO. The technology area features Esko Cyrel Digital Imager (CDI) Spark 4835 with Full HD Flexo, DuPont Cyrel Exposure frame […]

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Color-Logic File Format Supported by Esko

WEST CHESTER, OH—Color-Logic has announced that the Color-Logic file format necessary to print the widely used Process Metallic Color System is now supported by Esko visualization software. As a result, brand managers and their designers can see the dramatic Color-Logic special effects and metallic colors on their monitor as they will appear on the finished […]

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Esko’s Equinox Wins FTA’s 2014 Technical Innovation Award

BALTIMORE, MD – April 27, 2014 – Flexographic Technical Association tonight named Esko’s Equinox software technology a winner of its 2014 Technical Innovation Award in the prepress graphics category. “There’s a lot of great new flexo technology out there. For a committee of industry experts to objectively select Equinox as the most valuable technology of […]

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