Eminence Business Media

Eminence Business Media

Monday, April 2, 2012

Prati Celebrates VEGAplus Booklet Success

With a dozen installations worldwide and one customer ordering five, Prati is celebrating the market success of its VEGAplus LF 330 Booklet system. "We are really proud this extraordinary solution is helping so many companies develop new applications to enable growth in such a range of markets segments", says Chiara Prati, sales Manager at Prati.

Specifically designed for the off-line production of booklet, coupon and EC labels, the 75m/minute VEGAplus LF 330 Booklet has a web width of up to 330mm and can apply - in register - a booklet label on the base label. It is ideally suited to pharmaceutical and agri-chemical sectors as well as the food industry where this type of label is perfect for promotional content on packaging. It runs unsupported and self-adhesive labels - standard, coupon, flat, curved, and thick booklet - regardless of the diameter.

Delivered in a modular format, it can be adapted to meet customer’s requirements. “It is this modular approach that helps the VEGAplus LF330achieve all the benefits of off-line processing specifically inspection of the pre-printed web, faster speed, more accuracy in the tension control and register, accuracy and clean process,” adds Chiara Prati.

This solution, combined with the Labelexpo launched Saturn Booklet control inspection machine, ensures PRATI offers a complete workflow solution for the production of booklet, coupon and EC labels. Equipped with the BKL web path up-grade, big idlers, special nipping wheels and an out-standing web guide system, the Saturn Booklet delivers highly quality BKL labels inspection using the Nikka camera even for ‘irregular face’ labels. It's specifically designed to finish the production process of coupon and booklet labels with slitting, rewinding and full inspection operations.

“As a unique manufacturer of the broadest range of high-quality label inspection solutions we are a one-stop shop offering a complete booklet workflow. Also for booklet labels, customers can rely on what best meets their application requirements,” concludes Chiara Prati.