Labelexpo Europe 2017 | Top 10 pre-media solutions

Labelexpo Europe 2017 is slated for 25-28 September 2017 at Brussels, Belgium.

PrintWeek India and WhatPackaging? team lists the top 10 pre-media solutions at Labelexpo

23 Sep 2017 | By WhatPackaging? Team

CDI Crystal XPS 4835
Esko | Hall 3, Stall C50


The CDI Crystal XPS 4835 was new at last year's Drupa. At Labelexpo, the pre-press specialist will launch the next version of this flexo platemaking solution. The CDI Crystal XPS 4835 is a smaller size digital flexo plate solution. The technology delivers simultaneous main and back exposure of flexo plates, connected to the digital imaging device and the developing unit. Esko will show two new Essentials: WebCenter and Automation.                   

Evo Wave
Vianord Engineering | Hall 4, Stall C35


A unique water-washable plate processor is what makes the presentation for Vianord at the show. Once the exposed plate is inserted in the machine, it is automatically and completely processed without the need of highly-skilled operators. Available in three sizes, Evo 2 (26x34-inch), Evo 3 (36x48-inch), and Evo 4 (47x53-inch), the Evo Wave is designed to accommodate all most popular water-washable plate formats. 

DEW AWP water washable plate
Asahi Photoproducts | Hall 5 , Stall A34


Asahi will launch the AWP water washable plate called DEW, which, the company claims is, three times faster in plate processing compared to the old plate version. The new plate offers higher overall equipment effectiveness for the printing press.

Flexo Hub
Kodak | Hall 4, Stall D65


While live demonstrations of Kodak Flexcel NX Wide 4260, and Prinergy cloud will lit up Kodak's Labelexpo booth. Kodak's real show-of-strength is the launch of Flexo Hub, a flexo packaging technology centre in Brussels.

Business Automation Software
Cerm | Hall 6, Stall A42


Cerm's business automation software is tailored for the label industry. The USP of the software is its continuous evolution as the annual subscription pricing model comes with two updated versions every year.

MacDermid Graphics Solutions | Hall 5, Stall A17


The new Lava NW is a thermal processor for tags and labels. It incorporates an internal filter system, an automated lift lid and LED illumination. Both the Lux ITP ‘M’ and ‘C’ plates can be processed in the Lava thermal system, generating press-ready ITP C plates.

Sistrade ERP S10
Sistrade | Hall 9, Stall C16


Sistrade’s star product at the show is the new version S10 of its flagship ERP solution. With 180 new improvements, the ERP Sistrade ensures reliability of data, scalability and mobility as it is a cloud-based solution powered by SQL server.

Colorware  | Hall 7, Stall A64


Colorware aims to close the information gap between printers, pre-media companies, and brand owners. It combines information from multiple presses running at multiple production facilities and produces fully customisable print quality reports on the fly.

Rotalen 7511
SPGPrints | Hall 4, Stall C20


SPGPrints’ will woo label printers with the new Rotalen 7511  laser engraver. It is a direct carbon dioxide laser engraving system for imaging rotary screens with resolutions up to 5080 dpi in one fully digital step, without film, chemicals or water.

Colour Workflow
X-Rite Pantone | Hall 3, Stall C50


In a bid to demystify colour, X-Rite Pantone has assembled three offerings – a free colour guide for label converters and another one for brand owners; and a Brand Starter Bundle offering, to get brands quickly started with colour and print quality program.

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