by Danny Mertens
Booth A123 in Hall N1
On booth A123 in Hall N1, Shanghai, October 24 to 28, they will be able to get the latest details on exciting developments from Flint Group‘s four different product groups that encompass prepress and pre-production, digital and conventional print and embellishments, converting and delivery.
Flint Group CEO Antoine Fady, “We are looking forward to talking to visitors in this busy regional market. We want to share our view on how they can enhance their services, develop their capabilities and expand their customer base all with the aim of enabling their operations to continue to thrive.”
Digital Solutions with Xeikon will be helping visitors identify ways to cost-effectively expand their business production capabilities and door opening opportunities with its Xeikon 3300 roll 2 roll configuration. It supports high-quality production for self-adhesive labels and the heat-transfer sector. The cost-effective entry-level narrow web label press excels in productivity and prints at true 1200 dpi offering operators flexibility and operations scalability. It is the only digital press with a real prepress workflow and strong color management functionality to ensure maximum performance with CMYK + White. Its water resistant dry toner allows the use of substrates without any specific treatment.
Flint Group’s Digital Solutions with ThermoFlexX platemaking systems provide high-resolution plate imaging, unique plate handling and productivity. On show will be the ThermoFlexX 60 digital flexo plate imager that enables output of 12 sq m an hour at 2,400dpi. It has a maximum resolution of 5,080dpi, the highest on the market, allowing the production of halftone screens of 250lpi, ideal for intricate, high-quality work. It will automatically select the correct resolution depending on the job and alter the optics accordingly.
Also present will be Flint Group’s other division, Flexographic. They will offer a complete product portfolio of nyloflex® printing plates, plate processing equipment and rotec® sleeves and adapters. In focus will be the nyloflex® Xpress Thermal Processing System, and its flat top dot and round dot top thermal plates, which are optimized for the Xpress thermal processor, delivering excellent print results in the flexible packaging and label markets.