Bobst/Radex – Launch of Mouvent digital printing presses including picture gallery
SWITZERLAND • The supplier of equipment and services to label and packaging manufacturers and Radex, a start-up company in the field of DOD inkjet digital printing, are launching a new joint venture, Mouvent, which will become the digital printing competence centre and solutions provider of Bobst. The new company is based in Switzerland and comprises about 80 employees. NarrowWebTech gives insigths in the company’s latest press conference where Bobst presented two new digital label printing presses.
During an international press conference on 6 July, Bobst presented the two digital label printing presses Mouvent LB 702-UV (web width: 340 mm/13.4”) and Mouvent 701 LB 701-UV (web width: 170 mm/6.7”). At this year’s Labelexpo Europe Bobst intents the presentation of a label printing presses using water-based inks.
A core element of the Mouvent is the digital printing technology developed by Radex and based on an integrated cluster. Due to its smart and compact design, it is said to be a breakthrough technology for various applications like printing on textile, labels, corrugated board, flexible packaging substrates and folding boxes.
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Stéphane Mader, Head of Bobst Group Communications
Jean-Pascal Bobst, CEO of Bobst Group SA and Simon Rothen, CEO of Mouvent, together introduced the digital strategy of the company
Bobst surprised the international press with exciting news about its digital transformation
Unveiling of the new digital printing press for the labels and textile industries
The digital UV label printing press Mouven LB702-UV offers a maximum web width of 340 mm (13.4”)
The digital UV label printing press Mouvent LB 701-UV offers a maximum web width of 170 mm (6.7”)
The print heads for the new digital label press are provided by Fujifilm and can be adjusted to the respective application
A view insight the LB702-UV digital label printing press