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MPS Systems – Five label printing presses sold during Labelexpo Americas 2018
USA • The printing press manufacturer celebrates a new record of show sales at this year’s Labelexpo Americas. Sold were four hybrid EF SYMJET presses, the MPS hybrid solution developed in cooperation with Domino. MPS also celebrated a sale of their EF multi-substrate flexo press.
A survey of the die-cutting of labels: Part 9 with MPS
What are the current challenges for the die-cutting of labels? Which role does digitization have in this regard and how does laser die-cutting fits into today’s label industry? In part 9 of our die-cutting survey Hans Poortinga from MPS Systems answers these questions.
MPS / Domino – First “Hybrid Demo Days” took place
THE NETHERLANDS • On October 17 and 18, MPS and Domino hosted the first edition of “Hybrid Demo Days” at MPS’ technology centre in Arnhem, the Netherlands.
MPS Systems – Label Makers with MPS EF ten-colour flexo press with ABG module
UK • The Label Makers became owner of an MPS/ABG combination press, marking the first time an ABG Big Foot module is integrated on a flexo press, along with another first in the module accommodating 430 mm (16.92”) material.
Interview series: What are the current challenges in the die-cutting of labels?
No self-adhesive label is produced without being die-cutted after the printing and finishing. From rotary or semi-rotary die-cutting up to laser die-cutting a range of technologies can be used for this part of label production. NarrowWebTech asked a range of companies to name the current challenges for the die-cutting of labels, the role of digitization…
Case Study: Hub Labels installs a MPS press for linerless labels
In Spring 2018 the US-based print shop Hub Labels installed a MPS EF 430 printing press which is mainly used for linerless labels application. Only two companies in the United States are offering this solution to their customers. NarrowWebTech reports on the background to this investment in detail.
MPS to show world of opportunities with connectivity at Labelexpo Americas
At this year’s Labelexpo Americas, MPS Systems North America will show the benefits of bringing data exchange and connectivity to the label printing industry.
MPS brings viable hybrid printing to Labelexpo Americas
At this year’s Labelexpo Americas, MPS Systems North America returns to show visitors the key to future profitability with the EF SYMJET digital/flexo hybrid solution on MPS booth 911.
MPS joins Labelexpo America’s Automation Arena in shrink sleeve print runs
In the debut of Automation Arena at this year’s Labelexpo Americas, MPS Systems North America (one of 13 participating suppliers) will demonstrate shrink sleeve printing on their EF 430 -APC advanced flexo press with 100% print automation. The automated shrink sleeve production element of the Automation Arena is a world first at a trade show….
MPS – Otto Muskee is new sales director for EMEA
THE NETHERLANDS • The label printing press manufacturer has appointed Otto Muskee as sales director for Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America in order to MPS’ distribution partners and area sales managers.