Eminence Business Media

Eminence Business Media

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Flexo Plate Digital plans Open House to unveil its newest digital flat top dot plate making system

Flexo Plate Digital, a leading flexographic repro house in Asia announced plans to unveil its newest digital flat top dot plate making system at a technology showcase and open house on April 17, 2012. The event will be held at the company’s factory in Jakarta, Indonesia.

“Flexo Plate Digital will be conducting a full day seminar and live demonstrations on its digital workflow, Thermoflex Wide and Flexcel NX Wide with DuPont and Kodak digital photopolymer plates,” according to Eric Oh, CEO of Flexo Plate Digital. “We are anticipating an excellent turnout from FMCG converters and brand owners.”

“In addition to Flexo Plate Digital, representatives from Kodak, DuPont, Siegwerk and Gallus will be on hand to help facilitate the flexo technology seminar and answer customer’s questions,” Oh added.

The information-packed event will allow packaging printers and brand owners to see the latest innovations in flexography, both in software and hardware in plate making.

Plates from the Thermoflex Wide CTP system will use DuPont digital plates during the open house. The standard digital flexo plate is for offset spot varnish and highspeed, high quality flexo printing for packaging industry.

In the same workflow, printers can also see demos of the Flexcel NX Wide from Kodak which will offer flat top dot that promises higher ink densities, full tonal reproduction, predictable plate making and printing, and consistent stable, robust printing.

Flexo Plate Digital offers a wide range of products and services specifically designed for packaging industry. As a leader in digital flexo plate making, Flexo Plate Digital is proud to show Asia’s first Flexcel NX Wide from Kodak, taking advantage of the new 42 x 60 inch (1067 x 1544mm) plate size for larger layouts for greater job efficiency. The new flat top dot technology will equip its customers to compete for business traditionally beyond the capabilities of flexo, enabling print buyers to benefit from both flexibility of cost effectiveness of flexo and the quality they would expect from offset and gravure.

Flexo Plate Digital will also discuss the company’s business strategy and in addition Kodak, DuPont, Siegwerk, and Gallus executives will speak on industry trends, productivity and innovation, and the challenges and opportunities facing the industry.