All posts by Catherine Green

EskoWorld 2017 Each year, we look forward to attending EskoWorld (Esko's user conference) to share ideas and bring our customers news of the latest innovations! This year didn't disappoint! There are many new features coming soon that will directly benefit the flexographic market, specifically those making plates. Post-RIP Scum Dot Removal Scum dots are small image … Continue reading EskoWorld 2017 – New Software for Improved Platemaking Read More...
Exciting news for pad printers! FlintGroup has just released a new pad printing plate, specifically engineered for imaging by direct laser engraving. The nyloprint DLE S plate made it's debut this April, adding another plate option to the nyloprint lineup. The new nyloprint DLE S plate contains features for pad printers demanding the highest image quality … Continue reading New Product Update: FlintGroup nyloprint DLE S for Pad Printing Read More...
Rubber platemaking has been around since the early 1900s. For many decades, rubber plates were the standard for flexographic printing. Even today, some printers are using rubber for special applications where extreme durability is mandatory. This form of platemaking is becoming more rare, but it still has a place in modern flexography. The process of … Continue reading A Safe Alternative to Metal Etching for Rubber Platemaking Read More...