Avery Dennison Announces Z2010 Adhesive for Wine and Spirits Portfolio

With wine and spirits makers moving to heavier label stocks to support premium positioning and capitalize on marketplace growth, Avery Dennison Label and Packaging Materials introduced a new adhesive to its Wine and Spirits Portfolio. The Avery Dennison Z2010 adhesive is engineered to support heavier facestocks and won’t float or show lift for up to eight hours while submerged in ice or cold box.

SOMA Partners with H2 Flexo Services for Parts Warehousing and Customer Support in US

SOMA, producer of flexographic printing presses, plate mounters, laminators and slitter/rewinders, has announced that it is employing the assistance of H2 Flexo Services as its US parts warehouse and back-up customer support center. H2 Flexo Services will handle some of the administrative duties for SOMA in North America, including shipments within the US, managing its parts warehouse for printing presses and after-hours support.

Efficient and Effortless Flexographic Printing

Two of the top challenges converters have across the board—substrate and press operator shortages—are influencing modern press design, where emphasis is placed on ease and efficacy.

Imageworx Completes Miraclon Certification Program for KODAK FLEXCEL NX Plates

Imageworx has successfully completed the Miraclon Certification Program for FLEXCEL NX Plates. Designed to evaluate KODAK FLEXCEL NX System users’ ability to meet international standards, the certification program represents a feature set that drives industry-leading efficiency, repeatability and consistent quality flexographic plate production.