Picking a Supply Chain Partner
A high-performance supply chain is critical for Transcontinental Packaging, the North American converter noted for world-class direct-food-contact flexible packaging. The company’s industry-leading food safety programs coupled with a continuous improvement mind-set, has led the company to partner with companies that... Read More →
Using the right tools helps deliver R.O.I.
R.O.I. is the sought-after number used to justify nearly every business expense. For everyday or rapidly consumed commodities like paper clips, the lowest cost makes the most sense. But when it comes to consumable parts of a flexographic printing press,... Read More →
Let’s Get Something Straight
What you need to know about your doctor blades A lot more than you think goes into the manufacturing of those slender blades that silently skim excess ink off gravure and anilox rolls. In fact, knowing a little about these... Read More →
Do you really know the volume of your Anilox rolls?
For a long time printer / converters have assumed that the volume readings on anilox rolls ordered to the same speciﬁcation from different manufac- turers are the same. Specifying an anilox roll by line count and volume seems straightforward. Simply... Read More →
Provident Group named US Distributor for Troika QC Instruments
Troika Systems Limited, Highworth, a UK company at the forefront of innovative print-based quality control products, has announced the appointment of The Provident Group as its US distributor for the FlexoCAM and AniCAM instruments for the flexographic printing and converting... Read More →
New Chamber Wrap Doctor Blades Save Makeready Time
Chamber Wrap Doctor Blades save printers makeready time and clean up hassles. Chamber Wrap blades come with plastic film attached to the doctor blade. When installed in a doctor blade holder, the plastic wraps around the holder and is self-... Read More →