The opening weekend of the NCAA March Madness basketball tournament is one of our favorite sports events. Sharing ideas and technologies designed to improve flexo printers’ processes and profitability is our favorite way to engage with the industry. Why not combine both? We have invested a lot in our Technology Center and this is a […] Read More...
Plates are an essential part of the flexographic printing process. The plate delivers a precise amount of ink to the substrate exactly where it is needed. Such a critical piece of the printing process must be measured and controlled to deliver consistent results. Selecting the correct plate measurement tool and implementing plate QC is essential to success in the pressroom. […] Read More...
Sometimes things get so old they are actually new again. I love when my kids hear me say something or hear music they thought was new and cool (or as they say, "Kewl") only to find out it is really old! The same can be said for some technologies. Take Graphic Arts film from example. […] Read More...
It's that time of year again - packaging folks from around the country gathered to geek out over the latest and greatest innovations from Esko! This year's EskoWorld event took place at the Omni ChampionsGate Resort in Orlando, Florida and it did not disappoint. Hardware is just a small portion of what Esko has to […] Read More...
In flexography, print defects can stem from a multitude of moving parts, making troubleshooting feel like a constant game of chase. Much like the human body, with proper care and maintenance, all parts of this highly complex system can work together in harmony. While the anilox roll is the heart of the printing press, the […] Read More...