Consumables-General - Plates
Agfa Graphics has launched the first chemistry-free violet newspaper CtP plate that requires no preheating, the Avatar V-ZH.
Kodak’s Flexographic Packaging Div. produces and markets the FLEXCEL NX system, printing plates, consumables and related services.
The 10% tariff on imported aluminum is now being passed through as a surcharge by printing plate manufacturers to their U.S. customers.
PIA launched a grassroots call to action in response to the tariffs on steel and aluminum announced by the Trump Administration.
Agfa Graphics announced a global price increase program for its prepress printing plates.
Mark Andy acquired Presstek. Not included in the acquisition was Presstek’s waterless division, now known as Verico Technology.
Kodak recently hosted a two-day gathering of about 250 customers, Kodak personnel, and trade media representatives in Rochester, N.Y.
Alpha Printing and Graphics is thriving from investing in a more productive CtP device with the installation of the Suprasetter A 106.