Duplo launches new collators

Duplo has extended its finishing portfolio with a new Esper direct marketing collator and an optional system that runs inline to improve its productivity. These devices run at  9,000 set per hour and can be used to gather together assorted unaddressed mail documents prior to distribution.  Continue reading “Duplo launches new collators”

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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Materialise acquires metal maker ACTech

Materialise, which is perhaps best known for its additive manufacturing software, has acquired ACTech, a German company that specializes in producing limited runs of highly complex cast metal parts. This will complement Materialise’s own activities in metal additive manufacturing.  Continue reading “Materialise acquires metal maker ACTech”