Label Expo: Mind the gap

There are two common assumptions about the narrow web Label sector – that the conventional flexo is a mature technology with only incremental advances and that digital is advancing rapidly.

Klaus Bachstein, managing director of Gallus, standing in front of the new Labelmaster Advanced.

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MGI launches JetVarnish 3D Web Color+

MGI will use next week’s Label Expo show to launch a new roll to roll press, the JETvarnish 3D Web Color + that’s aimed at the label and folding carton market. Essentially, MGI has added a print unit to its existing JetVarnish 3D digital finishing unit. Continue reading “MGI launches JetVarnish 3D Web Color+”

Uteco to launch Gaia press with Ebeam curing

Uteco will use Label Expo to formally launch its Gaia modular inkjet press, which it has developed together with INX and Ebeam Technologies. Its use of an Ebeam Compact 80/400 lamp gives it the potential to be one of the highlights of the show. Continue reading “Uteco to launch Gaia press with Ebeam curing”