St. Louis, Missouri, USA (24 May, 2012)
Recognizing the fast-growing development of UV LED curing and ink products in the narrow web flexo industry, the R&D team at Mark Andy is creating fully compatible print platform designs to integrate these latest curing solutions across their leading lines of narrow web machines.
Mark Andy realizes that UV LED technology demonstrates an important evolution in curing or drying in narrow web, continuing to show measurable advantages in energy usage, reduced heat load for thinner substrates, smaller footprints and clear environmental benefits.
Mark Andy has been recognized globally for numerous innovations over the past 65 years, most recently winning two technical innovation awards for the Performance Series print platform. By developing UV LED curing technology into these latest, award winning print platforms and traditional flexo machines, converter productivity and efficiency will be improved, increasing their profit potential. The program fully supports the mission of Mark Andy, which is to continue to focus on proven innovations that directly provide converters tools to improve their businesses.
“We are very pleased and excited to support UV LED as it really begins to penetrate the flexo printing market. It is an exciting technology that demonstrates much promise in narrow web. Partnering with leading UV LED and flexo ink suppliers has given us the ability to continue positioning ourselves as a technology leader in support of our growing worldwide customer base,” stated Greg Palm, vice president of New Business Development for Mark Andy, Inc.
About Mark Andy
Mark Andy is the leading global brand of narrow web presses. The brand is manufactured under Mark Andy Inc., the world's number one manufacturer of narrow and mid-web printing and converting equipment. The company has a rich history of delivering solutions to increase productivity and profitability for label and packaging markets, supplying leading brands including Comco and Mark Andy printing and converting equipment as well as Rotoflex finishing solutions. All of these product brands are supported by MAX, the customer service and support team of the organization. Mark Andy Inc. is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, USA, with sales and distribution offices worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.markandy.com.
Source: Mark Andy