As the only cold foil exhibitor at Print UV 2015, Eagle Systems’ President and CEO Mike King received celebrity-like attention.
Following the opening of a new European office in Warsaw, Poland, Eagle Systems has announced that Pawel Kusinski has been appointed managing director of Eagle Systems Europe. Kusinski is a 20-year veteran of the graphic arts and printing industry. Previously, he worked at ECRM, Sakurai and Hamada Printing Press among others.
We've canvassed a handful of printers who stray a bit from the beaten path to get their take on the effectiveness of embellishments. One of the more comprehensive embellishers we came across is Worthington, MN-based Bedford Industries, which debuted in 1966 as a wire twist-tie manufacturer. The firm has blossomed in a number of different solutions for bundling, identification tags, converting technology, packaging reclosures and its trademark ElastiTag product line.
An Eco-Eagle Cold Foil system has been installed by Eagle Systems at the manufacturing operations of Packaging Graphics in Pawtucket, RI, a leading manufacturer of blister cards, folding cartons, thermoformed blisters, trays and clamshells.
RESTON, VA—It would have been hard for even the most tenacious of travelers to not be impacted by the significant challenges that the fire at the FAA facility in Aurora, IL, caused for people attending GRAPH EXPO 14 and co-located CPP EXPO last month. But despite 4,251 flight cancellations and over 12,000 significant delays at Chicago's two major airports during the show, attendees found a way to get to the show.
A fire at the FAA facility in Aurora, IL, imparted significant challenges to those flying into Chicago for GRAPH EXPO 14. But despite 4,251 flight cancellations and over 12,000 significant delays at Chicago's two major airports, orders and optimism were up from last year's show.
Brandtjen & Kluge Inc. has formed a strategic alliance with Eagle Systems to jointly market the Eco-Eagle Cold Foil and Cast and Cure systems finishing solutions for cold foil applications. "We are thrilled to enter into this alliance and help our customers experience the benefits of Eagle Systems technology," said Michael Aumann, CEO, at Brandtjen and Kluge.
An Eagle Systems Cold Foiler has been installed on an eight-color Komori press at Multi-Packaging Solutions (MPS) in Dallas. "This machine basically operates itself and I was really surprised by how easily the operators were able to adapt to running Cold Foil while printing, said Jeff Leech, pressroom manager.
Multi Packaging Solutions of New York, NY, has replaced its original OFT cold foil technology with an Eagle Cold Foil System. The company has teamed up with Eagle Systems for the past few years to continue to be a leader in this market.
Chasing technology can be time consuming, expensive and frustrating. Imagine being the first tenant in an exclusive, gated community—the quiet, the beauty, the excitement of it all—then, within a year, you become knee-deep in neighbors. It no longer seems special when the masses join the party, does it?