Labelexpo 2023: Actega showcases metallisation technology
Actega showcased its latest innovations at Labelexpo Europe 2023. On display was a range of Actega’s innovative products designed to enable the production of high-quality labels and packaging with greater visual impact. This included Actega’s haptic effect coating series, LED-UV coatings, white and metallic inks, as well as Actega’s pioneering Ecoleaf metallization technology.
15 Sep 2023 | By Disha Chakraborty
The company also had live demonstrations of Ecoleaf, the sustainable alternative to traditional metallic decoration. This unique technology enables printers and converters to significantly reduce the environmental impact of metallic decoration on labels and packaging whilst maintaining the aesthetics and quality standards required by brands.
With a working press and metallisation unit running throughout the show, visitors will be able to see this revolutionary technology firsthand, with a range of printed samples also on display, highlighting the versatility of the finished embellishments.
Actega also showcased its specialty inks and coatings for labels and flexible packaging that have been developed with advanced functionality and stand-out shelf appeal in mind. Actega’s range of haptic and visual effect coatings offers brands a way to differentiate their products with a variety of high-value effects designed to capture consumer attention.
The effects made possible include soft touch, matte and raised image. Actega’s LED-UV coatings utilise the company’s renowned expertise in coating development to provide numerous functional benefits and energy savings.