Monday, August 19, 2019

HP Indigo to showcase wide-ranging digital press portfolio at Labelexpo Europe


HP Indigo, the world leader in digital labels and packaging, will showcase a portfolio of digital presses along with a full partner ecosystem created to support profitable growth and new business opportunities for labels and packaging converters.

Visitors will see live demonstrations of HP Indigo’s leading solutions including the HP Indigo 8000 Digital Press, the most productive narrow-web press printing at 262 ft (80 m) per minute in-line with the ABG Fast Track die; the mid-web HP Indigo 20000 Digital Press (pictured), which opens new opportunities for flexible packaging and high productivity of label and sleeve applications; and the HP Indigo 6900, the world’s best-selling digital press. These presses will be printing a wide range of applications including pharma, brand protection and food applications labels as well as sustainable digital flexible packaging, shrink sleeves and IML.

HP experts will share best practices and visitors will see in action the highly productive HP Indigo 20000 Digital Press for endless possibilities in label, shrink sleeve, and flexible packaging production. The HP Indigo Digital Pouch Factory makes its debut at the show, demonstrating how to expand businesses beyond traditional flexible packaging applications using the HP Indigo 20000 Digital Press, Pack Ready Lamination, and Karlville pouch-making machine.

In addition, HP will present its digital embellishment portfolio, including ElectroInk Silver to metallize the color gamut, HP Indigo GEM for fully digital, single pass printing and embellishing and a solution for printing colorful metallic effects with the HP Indigo 6900 digital press connected in-line with the KURZ DM-JETLINER.

In the security area, HP will showcase its brand protection and security offering including HP Indigo ElectroInks invisible yellow and blue coupled with software and cloud-based solutions that allow anti-counterfeiting marks, and protected track and trace solutions.

HP will also demonstrate how to automate and optimize production to produce more jobs per day. Converters can experience web-to-pack solutions for workflow efficiencies and the latest HP Production Pro for Labels and Packaging, already allowing hundreds of customers to benefit from a faster Rip and better connectivity through the cloud.

Additional automation tools will be on display including OEE (Overall Equipment Efficiency) monitoring, EPM Analyzer, and the new HP PrintOS Marketplace and web-to-pack solutions that substantially increase workflow efficiencies for brands of all sizes. Visitors are invited to customize shrink sleeves and pouches on the HP stand. Products will be delivered during the daily HP happy hour.