UV Offset Printing

Hybrid and full UV printing capabilities are increasing the flexibility of sheetfed and web offset presses,
enabling commercial printers to increase quality and expand into new markets such as printing on plastics.

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INX International's Graunke to Address Chemical Labeling and SDS Changes at Print UV Conference

Jonathan Graunke, vice president, Energy Curable Technology at INX International Ink, is scheduled to speak at the Print UV 2015 Conference, and will discuss the latest changes impacting chemical labeling. INX personnel also will be on hand to talk about the company’s energy curable products for UV offset, flexo and plastic, LED UV, H-UV, coil foil adhesive, UV coatings and Soft Touch Cast and Cure, in addition to low migration inks and coatings and special effects applications.

Fujifilm Returns as Sponsor, Exhibitor at Print UV

Fujifilm North America, Graphic Systems Division will be a sponsor and exhibitor at the eighth annual Print UV Conference, March 1-3, 2015, at the Encore by Wynn Resort in Las Vegas. "As a returning sponsor, the Print UV Conference is a great opportunity for Fujifilm to interact one-on-one with industry decision makers, while showcasing our thermal offset plates, and complete line-up of press room products," said Curt Carby, business development manager, CTP and pressroom products, Fujifilm North America, Graphic Systems Division.

Eagle Systems to Address Hot/Cold Foil at Print UV

Eagle Systems President and CEO Mike King will be presenting at the upcoming Print UV 2015 conference at the Encore by Wynn Resort in Las Vegas from March 1-3. 
"Making cold foil sing is what I do and I look forward to making it a vital part of any print operation," said King.

Air Motion to Highlight LED UV at GRAPH EXPO 14

Air Motion Systems | AMS will highlight an all-new generation of its LED technology for sheetfed offset printers, retrofittable to nearly any press type at GRAPH EXPO 2014, Sept. 28-Oct. 1, in Chicago. Attendees will see the XP7 Series LED UV system designed for sheetfed offset, which was selected as a back-to-back winner of "Must See 'Ems" technologies in the Pressroom Category for the second time in two years.

RYOBI MHI 925 LED-UV Earns Must See 'Em Award

In advance of its display at GRAPH EXPO 14 in Chicago, the RYOBI MHI 925 press with LED-UV instant curing technology has earned a Must See 'Em award. The five-color, 8-up press is the only entry to feature a highly advanced LED-UV curing unit fully integrated into the press.

Heidelberg Showcases Low Energy UV Perfecting Printing at Info Days Event

No fewer than 235 customers from 19 different countries attended Heidelberg Info Days at the Print Media Center in Heidelberg, Germany, where LE UV dryer technology was showcased. Customers gained an excellent insight into the efficiency and productivity of long perfectors and the associated postpress equipment.

Cork Industries Launches GREEN20, a New Series of Environmetally-Friendly UV Coatings

Cork Industries announces the development and introduction of GREEN20, one of a series of responsible UV coating products of emerging sustainable green technology, where conventional petrochemical-based materials are being replaced by renewable bio resourced materials. Benefits include a lower and safer HMIS 1, 1, 1, B rating, and a significantly reduced odor before, during, and after curing—reducing air quality concerns and liability, and appealing to pressroom and print end users.

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This week Julie Greenbaum highlights major industry news from the 10th annual Dscoop event for HP digital print users which opened yesterday in Washington DC, with product announcements from HP and Dscoop Platinum sponsor Scodix. Other major announcements this week came from FLM Graphics, Paravista Inc., AmeriComm, Teagle & Little, Cimpress, Heidelberg, Metzgers Printing + Mailing, Apex Color, RYOBI MHI, Direct Edge Media, SG360°, and Diversified Graphic Machinery.

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