AMES, IA—Kiliper Corp, a manufacturer of stretch sleeves and polyethylene bags, has ordered a MIRAFLEX II flexographic press from Windmoeller & Hoelscher. The press will support the company’s stretch sleeve, polybag and toll printing production and is scheduled for startup in Q4 2019.
“We are excited to have partnered with Windmoeller & Hoelscher. As we continue to invest in the growth of our company, it is critical to partner with the right companies and the right people. The W&H Miraflex II will allow us to remain a leading printer and converter of stretch sleeves and other flexible packaging,” said Tom Kiliper, co-owner.
The 41-in. 8-color MIRAFLEX II press is equipped with W&H’s fully integrated VISION web inspection system with Defect Check and Barcode Check, which provide the machine operator with real-time oversight and control of the job on press. For quick changeovers, the press will have EASY SET HD and S for fully-automatic impression setting and EASY REG M for automatic registration setting as well as the TURBOCLEAN inking and washup system.