Mark Andy – New entry-level digital press at Labelexpo Americas
USA • At Labelexpo Americas 2016 Mark Andy will debut Digital One, a new entry-level digital printing and converting label press. According to the company, it is designed to print short run prime labels with in-line converting at an low investment level. Digital One will be revealed live at stand 319 at Labelexpo Americas.
The press offers a 4-color CMYK digital process at a 1200 x 1200 dpi resolution on a pay-as-you-go model combined with a single flexo station for in-line converting and decorating. It is equipped with air cooled UV-LED curing and an onboard compressor. Digital One requires a 220v single phase power source.
Mark Andy argues, that Digital One provides converters with a simple, compact solution to support the increasing demands for reduced costs, shorter delivery times and smaller run sizes. Furthermore, the press shall manage job mix more efficiently.
According to Mark Andy, deliveries of the digital press will be as early as December 2016 in North America and to the rest of world in Q1 2017.