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Flexographic Printing

Product Profile: Proflex Series

Posted by David Lee on Sep 16, 2019 9:48:00 AM

There are times in life when small differences mean a world of benefits. A tweak here, a thoughtful addition there, or a bit of extra investment. In the world of flexographic printing the result can be increases in productivity, energy efficiency, and quality.

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What Is Image Transfer In Flexo Printing?

Posted by David Lee on Sep 10, 2019 9:30:00 AM

In flexo printing, 'image transfer' refers to the process by which an image is transferred from the image carrier to the substrate it is printed onto. As we have previously covered, this image transfer process is actually one of the main differences between flexo printing and offset printing. In this post, we take a closer look at image transfer.

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3 Common Flexo-Printing Defects You Should Be Aware Of

Posted by David Lee on Sep 6, 2019 10:30:00 AM

Flexo printing defects are frustrating and expensive, harming the quality of your printed products and making print jobs look unprofessional. Fortunately, the most common printing defects also have common causes and, in many cases, simple solutions. In this blog post, we look at three of the most common defects you should be aware of.

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What Is Dot Gain & What Can You Do About It?

Posted by David Lee on Sep 5, 2019 5:26:40 PM

'Dot gain', sometimes known as tone value increase (TVI), is a flexo printing defect characterised by the diameter of halftone dots increasing during the printing process. Essentially, this means the dots on your printed substrate come out larger than intended and, in many cases, this will result in printed material looking darker or fuzzier.

Ultimately, dot gain is a problem because it can have a detrimental impact on the quality of your final printed product. Dot gain is usually expressed as a numerical value, giving the difference between the dot size on the source file and the actual dot size on the final printed product.

Fortunately, with flexo printing, there are steps that can be taken to minimise the problem. Let’s take a look.

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Why Invest In A New Flexographic Press In 2019

Posted by David Lee on Feb 28, 2019 10:03:46 AM

Have you ever wondered whether investing in a new flexographic press is worth it? Currently businesses need to choose their investments wisely. This is particularly the case for flexographic Printing Presses. Designed to last for decades, flexographic presses quickly become a crucial element of the fabric of the organisation. It pays to get it right. Here are some of the reasons why the right modern flexographic press can enhance your company.

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Topics: flexo printing, Flexographic Printing, flexography printing

A Quick Look At The Focus eFlex Series: Features and Benefits

Posted by David Lee on Feb 19, 2019 11:20:00 AM

Today, everything is about flexibility, and the eFlex takes the demands of combining quality, speed, and control in its stride. If you require a state of the art printing press that promises crystal-clear graphic quality at the touch of a button, read on.

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Topics: flexo printing, Flexographic Printing, flexography printing

Reasons To Visit Our Demo Showroom In Nottingham

Posted by James Thomas on Feb 14, 2019 9:37:00 AM

Many organisations are curious about finding cost-effective ways to increase their productivity. There are often multiple choices on the table, with each one proclaiming itself to offer the best ROI. The decisions can be complex, but what is not in doubt is that investment in equipment is directly linked to productivity. Equipment investment can unlock time and expand possibilities. It can improve the quality of a product, raising its profile and value.

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Topics: flexo printing, Flexographic Printing, flexography printing

The Focus Label Machinery Approach To Research & Development

Posted by James Thomas on Feb 14, 2019 9:35:00 AM

Everybody knows that research and development is at the heart of a successful organisation. That is certainly true of Focus, which is one of the reasons that we are the proud sponsors of the 2018 Flexo Tech International Print and Innovations Awards.

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Topics: flexo printing, Flexographic Printing, flexography printing, Future of Print

LED Drying Tech: The Future of Flexography

Posted by David Lee on Feb 6, 2019 9:32:00 AM
 

Here at Focus, we’re absolutely dedicated to innovation. It’s one of the reasons that we’re sponsors of the 2018 Flexo Tech Innovations Awards, and is also one of the reasons that we pursue partnerships with some of the most dynamic tech firms in the world. In one of our most exciting recent developments, we’ve teamed up with Phoseon, a US-based UV LED manufacturing company. The result has revolutionised flexography. Here’s an introduction to the future.

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Topics: flexo printing, Flexographic Printing, flexography printing, Future of Print

Our Narrow Web Rotary Flexo Printing Machines: Reasons To Invest In 2019

Posted by David Lee on Jan 30, 2019 11:46:20 AM

We live in a landscape augmented with transposed colour. Whether for labels, or fabrics, or posters, or logos, printing has become a central communication enabler in our society. As such, more companies than ever before are learning that continuous printing is not only useful, but central to their needs. And the competition is tightening.

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Topics: flexo printing, Flexographic Printing, flexography printing

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