Virtual Drupa 2021 – Friday 23/4
TRENDS AND SOLUTIONS IN THE FLEXO PRE-PRESS INDUSTRY
Don’t miss the opportunity to experience our Live web session at Virtual Drupa!
Join our Managing Director, Martijn Otten, and learn about the latest trends and challenges in the flexo industry. The webinar will take place on Friday, 23rd of April, 15:20 – 15:50 CET.
Discover the different levels of automation in the pre-press department, and which level better suits your business. Our 360-degree solutions can help you optimize your workflow starting from the sleeve storage to tape application, plate mounting/demounting, sleeve quality check etc.
TRENDS AND CHALLENGES IN THE FLEXO INDUSTRY
The flexographic industry is evolving, and across the industry, AV Flexologic has identified key trends and challenges:
- Customers demanding improved quality
- Tighter lead times on print jobs
- Shorter, more frequent print jobs
- Aging/retiring prepress staff
- Difficulty locating individuals with high skill levels
- Inconsistency across shifts
- Safety and repetitive motion injuries play a more important factor
- Wasted time on press that can easily be eliminated upstream
AUTOMATION IS THE SOLUTION
3rd Generation Automatic Mounting Benefits:
- Fast, accurate, and consistent mounting
- 5-micron positioning accuracy
- Operator independent
- Eliminates press-downtime due to mounting mistakes
- Incredible consistency and speed
- The operator can perform other tasks while the plate is mounted automatically
- Increases capacity and reduces shifts in pre-press
ABOUT OUR PRESENTER
Martijn Otten, Managing Director
Charged with running the family business, Martijn Otten is the managing director of AV Flexologic and Tech Sleeves. The firm specializes in automatic flexographic plate mounting technology, as well as overall automation in prepress. The latest innovation by AV Flexologic is the RoboCELL, featuring complete robotization of the prepress department from automatic taping to mounting flexographic plates onto sleeves with no operator interference and zero waste.