Flexo Market News
March 25, 2013
to four narrow web converting companies; each
company within a certain sales range category. The
TLMI Eugene Singer Awards were given to the
following companies at the association’s recent Con-
verter Meeting in Palm Beach, Florida:
Columbine Label Company, Centennial, Colorado,
won in the small company category for the second time.
Flexo-Graphics, Butler, Wisconsin, won for the
mid-range company category. This is Flexo-Graphics’
first time winning the award.
The Label Printers, Aurora, Illinois, won for the
medium company category.This is The Label Printer’s
fourth Eugene Singer Award.
Consolidated Label, Longwood, Florida, won for
the large company category. This is Consolidated
Label’s eleventh Eugene Singer Award.
Label Technology Installs
Third Martin Splicer
Label Technology, Merced, California, has installed a
Martin butt splicer on a new MPS EXL660 flexible
packaging press.The MBSF splicer matches the speci-
fications of the 10-unit, 26-inch digital servo drive
press, unwinding and splicing paper and unsupport-
ed films, including 48g PET, at speeds to 750 fpm.
The latest installation brings to three the number of
Martin Automatic splicers in Label Technology’s facility,
with splicers running on MarkAndy and PCMC presses.
CPP Expo Forms
Alliance With FTA
CPP EXPO/H.A. Bruno has formed an alliance with
the Flexographic Technical Association (FTA) to col-
laborate on educational offerings and promote the
flexographic process to the global converting and
package printing industry. FTA will support the CPP
EXPO event this coming September 8 12 at Mc-
Cormick Place in Chicago, Illinois.
Eaglewood Technologies / Sani-Blast™
Eaglewood Technologies, LLC is the maker of Sani-Blast™
anilox roll cleaning equipment and is the pioneer is anilox roll
cleaning. We offer cleaning equipment and service for wide
and narrow web rolls and print sleeves using environmentally
safe baking soda. Eaglewood’s product line also includes is
Variable Data Printing (VDP) equipment. To complete the
product offering is a line of daily press cleaners.
Flexotecnica – Get the Edge
Flexotecnica’s patented Safe Sleeve Change® system and
Speedy Clean® auto washup system are designed to give
converters a competitive edge through Flexotecnica’s com-
mitment to research and development. Service and support
for Flexotecnica presses is provided by North American
Cerutti Corporation in New Berlin, WI, with U.S. resident
technicians, an extensive spare parts inventory and an expe-
rienced, dedicated service staff. Visit our web site for more
Flint Group Flexographic Products globally offers an out-
standing product range: nyloflex® and nyloprint® photopoly-
mer printing plates for flexographic, letterpress and gravure
applications along with coating plates for offset printing, pro-
cessing equipment, nylosolv® washout solvents, rotec®
sleeves, rotec® adapters and the endless photopolymer
nyloflex® ITR sleeves. Product names marked with ® are
registered trademarks of Flint Group Germany GmbH.
Harper Corporation of America
We’ve made ceramic anilox rolls longer than anyone in the
world and pride ourselves on being the best in the world.
Whether wide web, narrow web, newspaper, or corrugated
markets, Harper continuously strives to bring new flexo-
graphic products and services to the printing industry that will
improve the quality of your graphics.
J I MacWilliam Co., Inc.
Used equipment for flexible packaging, folding carton, paper,
film, foil and non-woven industries. Professional, knowledge-
able service for over 30 years.
Mark Andy, Inc.
Mark Andy, Inc. is a leading global manufacturer of narrow
and mid-web printing and converting equipment. The compa-
ny has a rich history of delivering solutions to increase pro-
ductivity and profitability for the label and packaging markets.
The company supplies leading global brands including
Comco printing/converting machinery, Mark Andy
printing/converting machinery and UVTechnology curing sys-
tems and replacement parts. Mark Andy, Inc. is headquar-
tered in St. Louis, Missouri, with sales and distribution offices
in France, Switzerland, and the UK.
Flexo Market News
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Albert Gabriel, David Bankson and Pat Hill of Label
Technology, with the Martin Automatic MBSF butt
splicer on a new MPS press.