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Inks Channel
Inks industry is split between various processes which are different because of the image transfer method and by the type of image carrier employed. The image can be transferred to the substrate either by direct printing where the image is transferred directly from the image carrier to the substrate or by indirect printing where the image is first transferred to a cylinder ant then to substrate. Different inks processes: Flexographic inks, Lithographic printing Letterpress, Gravure printing, Screen printing, Digital inks.

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May 3, 2006 | Article

Ipex: a world tour of the printing industry

Every four years, Ipex draws together the world's printing industry at Birmingham's NEC. Like Germany's Drupa, it is a huge exhibition which showcases the entire spectrum of printing technology...

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Jan 2, 2006 | Article

All wrapped up: ink and print for packaging

The market for printing inks is naturally dominated by various forms of publications, but packaging inks also make up a substantial part of the market. The European industry association CEPE...

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Jul 1, 2004 | Article

From Engraving to Printing - How Gravure Printing Works

This article will provide a simple training course to explain the gravure printing process. Gravure printing is mostly used for printing magazines, packaging and wallpapers. The specific qualities...

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Terence Kenneth

Tuesday Mar 25, 2014

By Terence Kenneth

Get practical guidance to formulate bio-based inks and meet requirements for green certifications such as the NAPIM BioRenewable Content (BRC) program...

Michael Mastropietro

Tuesday Oct 28, 2014

By Michael Mastropietro

Optimize your printed electronics cost-efficiency by better selecting your conductive inks based on practical performance criteria (beyond producers’ resistivity claims) and applications (RFID...

Mar 15, 2006 | Article

“Smart” Uses of Inkjet Printing

In the early 1980's I had the privilege to visit the leading inkjet printing companies in Japan and the USA. These were the early days when dyes were still being developed for the newly commercial...

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Apr 20, 2005 | Article

Technology review: Digital print and inks

As with many terms, 'digital printing' means different things depending on who you talk to. For the purposes of this paper, I will use the terms conventional printing for processes which produce...

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Apr 5, 2004 | Article

Overview Inkjet Formulations and Limitations in the Graphic Arts Industry

Before we start looking at UV inkjet applications it is interesting to spend a short moment overviewing the other technology used beside UV inkjet inks as well as some of the limitations they...

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Terence Kenneth

Wednesday May 24, 2017

By Terence Kenneth

Equal SB ink performance (adhesion, drying speed…) with your WB film inks by reviewing latest strategies implemented in recently commercialized inks (food packaging, labels…). Let Terence Kenneth...

Jochum Beetsma

Wednesday Feb 8, 2017

By Jochum Beetsma

Solve faster your coatings and inks adhesion issues by reviewing origin of adhesive failure and compatible solutions (pre-treatment, additives...) for waterborne, solvent-based, high-solids, and...

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