Flint Group Proudly Sponsors UK Packaging Awards for the Third Time
August 25, 2015. Now in its 10th year, the UK Packaging Awards is a highlight of the industry calendar and this year, for the third time in a row, Flint Group will sponsor the very special category “Outstanding Contribution to the Industry”. Past winners of this prestigious award include John Monks, Dick Searle, Bob McLellan, Ron Marsh and Jane Bickerstaffe. more
nyloflex® NExT for the Korean Market Leader Kyoung Wha
In 1976, the Korean Sungkon Chung founded the family business, Kyoung Wha, in the South Korean city of Ansan. Ansan is located in the province of Gyeonggi-do on the coast of the Yellow Sea about one and a half hours’ drive away from the capital, Seoul. At the very beginning, the small company employed three people, which mainly produced hand-made rubber plates. more
Flint Group proudly attends Gravure Association of the Americas Persons of the Year Awards
lint Group has its table reserved for Gravure Associations of the Americas (GAA) Persons of the Year Awards and we hope to see you there!
The Gravure Education Foundation 2015 Persons of the Year Luncheon will honour two individuals from companies that have made countless contributions to the gravure printing industry. more
Discover new possibilities with Flint Group Narrow Web at Labelexpo Europe – Stand 5A41!
Flint Group is ready and eagerly awaiting the opening day of Labelexpo Europe 2015 taking place in Brussels, Belgium September 29 through October 2. Our experts will be available in Hall 5, Stand 5A41 to accompany our visitors into the bright future of narrow web label and packaging printing. The Flint Group exhibit will have many attractions to directly involve customers and enable them to Discover New Possibilities in narrow web label and packaging. more
Flint Group launches three game-changing Varn® Supreme fountain solutions in North America
NORTH AMERICA - Plymouth, MI, August 4, 2015 – With thousands of printers in North America and the wide variety of printing they do, pressroom chemical needs vary greatly. Flint Group has just launched three new Varn® Supreme fountain solutions to help printers’ streamline the fountain solutions they use for these diverse needs.
Each of the new one-step founts is versatile enough to use with conventional, UV, hybrid and HUV applications, and each excels at low doses. more
Flint Group launches OmniLam F and OmniLam G for the medium to medium-high flexo and gravure flexible packaging segments
OmniLam F (flexo) and OmniLam G (gravure) are non nitrocellulose ink systems that deliver high bond strengths on a wide range of film structures. These inks will enable the printing of high definition graphics that can withstand harsh environments with bond strengths greater than 400 g/in on substrates like OPP, Polyesters, and Nylon that are both extrusion and adhesive laminated. OmniLam was developed for Flexographic and Rotogravure converters. more
Flint Group introduces PluriTech SLU, a universal shrink sleeve system, to the flexible packaging market in EMEA
Flint Group Flexible Packaging EMEA is pleased to introduce PluriTech SLU, a universal shrink sleeve system. This technology has been developed to be used in conjunction with Flint Group’s standard NitroBase WZ61 concentrates suitable for rotogravure applications. more
Flint Group Exhibits at Envase Alimentek in Buenos Aires
Visit Flint Group at the Envase Alimentek Farmatek show in Buenos Aires from the 4th to the 7th of August - booth 429.
Flint Group will be presenting three seminars: Wednesday 5 August 18:00 to 18:30 - New Flat Top Dot Technology in Plates, Wednesday 5 August 18:30 to 19:00 - UV Offset Technology in Narrow Web, Thursday 6 August 18:00 to 18:30 - Flat Top Dot Technology for Corrugated Post-Print. more
Flint Group launches PremoLam™ F, a water-based lamination ink system for the North American Flexible Packaging Market
Flint Group is pleased to announce PremoLam™ F, a water-based lamination ink system for the North America packaging market. PremoLam™ F is formulated without migratory plasticizers. It is designed to perform on a wide variety of films by adhesive lamination. The system performs well in snack food packaging, stand-up pouches, food packaging, and many other laminated packages. more
HP tested UV varnish range launched by Flint Group – DigiCoat HP
Flint Group Narrow Web launches a UV varnish range for HP digital printed media. Mr. Guillaume Clement, Vice President Global Narrow Web of Flint Group states, “We are extremely pleased to globally launch the DigiCoat HP UV varnish range. We know from discussions with our converter base that UV varnishes to enhance digital printed substrates are significantly important to them. With the introduction of these innovative UV varnishes Flint Group takes a vital step into the digital print arena to address a critical aspect of the printing process." more