Landa sells metal tech to Altana

22nd February 2017

Landa has sold its metallography technology to its partner Altana and will transfer the remaining development and engineering work to Altana’s Actega Coatings & Sealants division. Altana will set up a new company, Actega Metal Print, with Jan Franz Allerkamp, who has been with Altana since 2010, named Managing Director. Continue reading “Landa sells metal tech to Altana”

Scodix launches inline foiling solution

17th September 2015

Scodix has shown off a new digital foiling tool, Scodix Foil, an inline station for the Scodix Ultra Pro. Scodix has used a foil process based on the PolySense 500 polymer that enables extra fine details with a large variety of foils on a wide selection of substrates. It uses readily-available foils and can produce a range of colours including gold, silver and bronze. Continue reading “Scodix launches inline foiling solution”

Domino launches digital cold foil solution

5th June 2015

Domino recently launched a digital cold foil solution based around its K600i digital print module. Essentially it’s using the printhead to lay down an adhesive that can then be used with conventional metallic foil. It can be supplied as a stand-alone unit or be retrofitted to an existing foiling station and uses a web handling solution from AB Graphic. Continue reading “Domino launches digital cold foil solution”