Sun Chemical – “Brighter Ideas For Labels”
BELGIUM • This week at Labelexpo Europe 2017 Sun Chemical is presenting its range of new products and solutions for labels, sleeves and flexible packaging covering all print processes. (Hall 5 Stand E45)
SolarFlex LED is a range of migration-compliant, UV flexo four-colour process inks, which thanks to its M-Cure photoinitiators allow for rapid curing even at high press speeds. The range is fully compliant with regulations for food, pharmaceutical, tobacco and cosmetics packaging. The newly launched UV flexo technology platform for food and non-food applications offers productivity advantages over existing systems. Complementing this will be the further extension to its UV flexo white range with the addition of a new fully upgraded white for sleeve production.
The main focus in the brand protection area is a smartphone authentication solution that incorporates the AuthentiGuard smartphone validation application from anti-counterfeit technology specialists, DSS (Document Security Systems, Inc. Sun Chemical is also showing its range of overt, covert and semi-covert brand protection solutions, including UV responsive and infrared inks and taggants integrated within spot colours or varnishes, hidden images embedded into existing packaging designs and smartphone authentication.
In addition, Sun Chemical has strengthened its collaboration with Esko in the field of expanded colour gamut printing. Visitors to Labelexpo will be able to see how SunECG, which includes Esko’s Equinox solution, enables customers to set up a simple process for efficient printing with more press uptime and accurate and repeatable colour.