Label Expo: Mind the gap

Oct 6, 2017

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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Bobst announces M8 flexo press

Sep 18, 2017

Bobst has announced a new series of inline flexo presses, the M8. This builds on the existing narrow web presses, but is really a mid-web press, with web widths up to 1070mm. As such this is aimed firmly at the packaging market or at least label printers that want to take on more packaging. Continue reading “Bobst announces M8 flexo press”

Uteco to launch Gaia press with Ebeam curing

Aug 7, 2017

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”