The Printer Perspective on Forum 2019’s “A Screening of Screening” Print Jobs

Three jobs, three consecutive days; same press, same crew, same ink, same substrate, same plate mounting tape—fair, consistent and equal conditions had to be maintained in readying each job for public peer review at FTA’s Forum 2019. A daunting task? Perhaps for some. Interflex Group in Merrill, WI, presented with the potential assignment, answered affirmatively … Continued

OMET Americas Inc’s Innovation Days Exhibited Industry-Changing Technology

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL—OMET Americas Inc and a collection of FTA members that included Durst, Nazdar, Flexografix and 11 other partners participated in the company’s Innovation Days event on May 22 and 23 at its US-based Technology Center. A part of OMET’s Future of Flexo initiative, the two-day open house attracted nearly 100 attendees. “Our … Continued

Phototype Engraving Company Inc Becomes Latest Bellissima DMS Licensee

CAMBRIDGE, UK—Aniken Graphics, a joint venture between Hamillroad Software, a UK-based prepress software company, and Apex International, a global leader of anilox and metering products, announced Phototype Engraving Company Inc as a contracted partner for Bellissima DMS in the United States market. Bill Hounshell, vice president of printing services at Phototype, commented: “Bellissima is a … Continued

Bobst Announced as First Bellissima DMS Press Manufacturer Partner

CAMBRIDGE, United Kingdom—Bobst, one of the world’s leading suppliers of equipment and services to packaging and label manufacturers, has been chosen as the first Bellissima DMS Press Manufacturer Partner (PMP). The Partner Program aims to establish mutually beneficial relationships with providers of complementary products in the printing and graphic arts industries. The first of the … Continued

OMET Open House Inaugurated New Demo Center

LECCO, Italy—More than 250 people took part in the OMET Hybrid Experience open house dedicated to the opportunities of hybrid printing technology in the label industry. Held Jan 24-25 at the new OMET DROME, the event was enriched by technical presentations, live demos and visits to the OMET production sites. A gala dinner at the … Continued