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IDERA news: LEIPA presents groundbreaking digitally printed solid board


by Sebastien Stabel

LEIPA, a leading manufacturer of sustainable board solutions, is pleased to announce the debut of its latest product offering: digitally printable board. This innovative development enables customers to print personalised images, barcodes, sequential numbers or small quantities or quantity top-ups and tailor-made designs directly onto LEIPA's board sheets.

In collaboration with, the first and only printing service provider for digitally printed packaging board (Solid Board) and Xeikon, with their IDERA digital printing technology, LEIPA is proud to be the pioneer in producing this revolutionary substrate for the digital printing process. This product innovation opens up a wide range of opportunities for customers to significantly increase the value of their carton packaging.

"At LEIPA, we are committed to driving innovation in the board industry and our partnership with is an important milestone in this journey," said Thomas, Karl, Global Head of Sales at LEIPA. "We are pleased to offer our customers the opportunity to offer highly customised, digitally printed board solutions that are tailored to their exact requirements. With the IDERA from Xeikon, Flint Group's digital division, the first large-format board sheets could be printed in single pass operation under reproducible parameters."

" The powerful combination of Packaging Digital and Leipa utilizing our IDERA solution with water-based inks, is revolutionizing solid board packaging
- Sebastien Stabel , Market Segment Director, Corrugated

This new offering covers a wide range of requirements, such as highly individualised industrial packaging products in medium runs, as well as sample and prototype construction as well as small series. "Imagine being able to always react to current circumstances with your messages on the box or packaging." This is possible with digital printing!" says Mario Deilen, CEO at, "with the combined know-how of LEIPA, Xeikon and, customers can receive unparalleled quality and efficiency through water-based single-pass digital printing technology."

"The powerful combination of Packaging Digital and Leipa utilizing our IDERA digital printing solution with water-based inks, is revolutionizing solid board packaging," commented Sebastien Stabel, Xeikon's program director for corrugated solutions. "This cutting-edge technology delivers high-impact, single-pass printing on eco-friendly materials, creating the perfect platform for brands to develop customized and sustainable packaging solutions."

At Drupa (5/28-6/7/24), the world's leading trade fair for printing technologies, Xeikon will demonstrate the power of this groundbreaking solution. Find samples and ask questions in Hall 11 A01-A02. In addition, LEIPA will host an online event ( on June 11, 2024, followed by an on-site event at on June 19, 2024 in Weilerswist near Cologne, which will demonstrate an immersive experience to attendees of the benefits of digitally printed board.

A new service is being created for customers: recycled board, printed at short notice and individually!