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  • Print

    21st Century Flexo: Conventional Printing’s Place in Packaging’s Future

    Mar 22, 2018
    While digital printing is creating quite a buzz throughout the packaging industry with its customizability, short run prowess and lack of plates, it is only responsible for a small fraction of printed packaging, whereas flexo remains the dominant technology and is poised to remain that way for the foreseeable future.
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  • Flexo vs digital

    Advantages of Flexographic Printing vs. Digital Printing

    Mar 22, 2018
    With the rise of the rage of digital printing, many are looking to abandon existing flexo printing processes. Not so fast! Flexo still has these advantages that result in stronger bottom line!
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  • laser anilox cleaner

    Do You Laser? In the World of Packaging, Less is More

    Jan 25, 2018
    How can you use less labor and fewer materials and yet provide a world-class package with greater product protection? How can you impact the environment less? What are those game-changing innovations that help you lead the way?
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  • print quality

    The Secret to Print Consistency in Flexo

    Jan 23, 2018
    Companies must promote their brands and packaging in the most consistent way possible – both in matching their brand color and in print quality. Knowing your individual process is the best way to achieve that goal for your customer. By mastering ink film thickness, honing in on anilox roll maintenance, and getting suppliers involved, your ability to be successful will increase. Consistency in operation equals consistency in print, and a thorough understanding of your anilox roll inventory is a major contributor to this success.
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