PakMarkas combines electron beam with LED UV curing

18th June 2019

PakMarkas, a packaging converter based near Vilnius in Lithuania, has retrofitted a UV LED curing system to a Comexi flexo press that already uses electron beam curing, allowing overprinting, cutting minimum run lengths and reducing the cost of the LED inks. 

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Recyclable alternative to PVC panels

31st May 2019

Sku Driver, a British company that produces temporary and permanent printed POS displays out of compostable non-plastic, has helped develop a new printable plastic material, Composta Base that can be used as an alternative to PVC panels. 

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Harlequin RIP updated to v12.1

13th May 2019

Global Graphics has updated its Harlequin RIP to Version 12.1 with a number of improvements, mainly aimed at the labels and packaging markets. This follows on from last year’s v12 release, which introduced support for PDF 2.0.

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