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PaperWorks Invests in Gallus Wide-Web Flexo Press

RADISSON, NY: To help support its aggressive growth plans and continuous efforts to provide low cost, high quality packaging options for its customers, Specialized Packaging Group, a division of Paperworks Industries (Philadelphia, PA) has ordered and will soon take delivery of a new, state-of-the-art, 10-color 48 in. wide Gallus INTRO flexo press for large-format folding carton production. The press has been under construction since late 2010.

The new machine will be in production prior to year end. It is designed with the latest advancements in ink technologies, color, register and impression controls. It can print on both sides of the web and includes an automatic washing system for all print units.

“We looked at every press on the market, and in the end chose a Gallus flexo machine based on outstanding demonstrated performance for fast makereadies, low waste, and print quality," said Thomas Garland, president and CEO, Paperworks.