product announcement

TRESU Group Announces Lightweight, Carbon Fiber Chambered Doctor Blade System

KOLDING, Denmark—TRESU Group has launched a program of lightweight carbon fiber chamber doctor blades, offering improved chemical resistance, optimized flow and safe, easy handling in all flexo printing situations. The carbon fiber composition gives the chamber high strength qualities, enabling a relatively low weight of between 2.4-kg. and 4.1-kg. per linear meter (approx. 1.6-lb. to […]

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Daetwyler Announces Flexo Chambered Sealing Doctor Blade

HUNTERSVILLE, NC—Daetwyler Corporation announces the development of a chamber sealing doctor blade for flexographic printing that incorporates a foam tape applied to the doctor blade to provide a positive seal. Some flexographic presses require foam tape be applied to the doctor blade to prevent chamber leakage, but up to this point doctor blade choices were […]

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Acucote Announces Customizable Tamper Evident Labelstocks

GRAHAM, NC—Acucote Inc. has extended its line of frangible, voiding and tamper evident products to include complete customization. Options for tamper evident labelstocks have typically included the standard silver and white facestocks with the term “VOID” in a diagonal pattern. Acucote is now providing converters the ability to offer their customers a product that will […]

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tesa tape Announces Softprint Secure Mounting Tapes

CHARLOTTE, NC—Company officials of tesa tape, Inc., an affiliate of tesa SE, a global leader in the manufacture and supply of pressure sensitive adhesive tapes, are pleased to announce the company’s newest product innovations designed for the tag and label printing industry. These new products—The tesa Softprint Secure Plate Mounting Tape Family—join the company’s extensive […]

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CSW Announces WhiteFX Distribution Partnership With MacDermid

LUDLOW, MA—In order to maximize distribution opportunities for its WhiteFX Ink Transfer Solution, CSW, Inc. is partnering with MacDermid Printing Solutions. According to CSW President Laura Wright, “We look forward to using MacDermid’s larger reach to amplify the impact that WhiteFX has had in the marketplace already.” The partners conducted a joint study to identify […]

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MacDermid Announces “Whiter White Plate” Digital Plate Package

ATLANTA, GA—MacDermid Printing Solutions has announced the commercial introduction of a new digital flexo printing plate designed specifically for optimized white ink laydown in flexible packaging. Digital MWW, MacDermid’s new “Whiter White Plate,” has been proven to dramatically reduce mottle, increase opacity and produce brighter overprint colors. When used in combination with MacDermid’s LUX process and […]

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AV Flexologic Announces TIR Sleeve Measurement System

ALPHEN AAN DEN RIJN, The Netherlands—AV Flexologic‘s TIR system is designed to measure the 3-D landscape of sleeves. With this information it is possible to have a good insight on the condition off sleeves and it helps to build up a record with exact sleeve conditions of each sleeve in stock. It also helps to create […]

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Color-Logic Announces Metallic Special Effects for Flexible Packaging

WEST CHESTER, OH—Color-Logic metallic special effects are now available for flexible packaging. Discussing the fast growing flexible packaging market, Color-Logic Director of Sales & Marketing Mark Geeves commented: “Brand managers and their graphic designers, who have long used the Color-Logic process to produce offset packaging and flexographic printed labels, are now bringing Color-Logic to flexible […]

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Brookfield 2015 Catalog Features New Instruments, Accessories

MIDDLEBORO, MA—Brookfield Engineering Laboratories has released their new 2015 full color catalog with complete details on all product lines. The 2015 Catalog introduces the new DV1 Viscometer, Brookfield’s lowest cost, continuous sensing digital viscometer. Enhancements to the top of the line RST Rheometer for quick, automatic gap setting on cone/plate models are announced. Several new […]

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