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Sun Chemical at Cannex 2013: to Showcase Metal Packaging Ink Solutions

Published on 2013-04-10. Author : SpecialChem

WEXHAM SPRINGS, UK -- Sun Chemical, one of the world's leading manufacturers of printing inks and pigments, will showcase its portfolio of dedicated metal packaging ink solutions at Cannex 2013 in Atlanta, USA, 1-3 May 2013.

Sun Chemical will demonstrate its capabilities in metal decoration through specialized solutions such as its innovative special effects portfolio, brand color management, brand protection and laser marking technologies.

Sun Chemical offers a range of solutions that helps packaging be appealing as well as functional. Shelf stand-out and consumer appeal are ever more important in purchasing decisions. Sun Chemical's special effects portfolio includes tactile effects, color change inks, interactive solutions and sensory packaging, all of which will ensure metal packaging doesn't go unnoticed on the shelf.

Sun Chemical's work in brand protection offers a range of anti-counterfeit and authentication solutions to make items more difficult to copy and which enable brand owners and government officials to check if products are genuine or fake. The most effective security solutions are hidden technologies integrated into the inks, making security a realistic option for brand owners.

Brand recognition and print standardization are also critical in today's market. Sun Chemical's brand color management team has developed innovative support solutions and technology to meet these needs.

At Cannex 2013 Sun Chemical will showcase three of its product families; SunDuo, SunTrio and SunAltec. The high value, flexible, robust SunDuo range offers a high speed press performance which is suitable for printing of steel and aluminum cans, both novarnish and overvarnish. SunTrio is versatile, flexible, cost effective and highly resilient and suitable for all types of metal cans and closures, from crowns to drums, aluminum pilfer proof caps, aerosols, food cans, fish drawn cans, etc. The SunAltec product range offers excellent performance, superior quality, highest productivity and highest fastness properties and is suitable for monobloc aerosols, monobloc drink bottles and aluminum collapsible tubes.

Visitors can see Sun Chemical's innovative metal packaging decoration solutions beyond inks and coatings on Sun Chemical's stand 617 in hall A1. Visitors attending the Cannex technical conference can also hear from Shaun Sandison, 2PBU Technical Manager at Sun Chemical on Friday 3 May at 10h30.

About Sun Chemical

Sun Chemical, a member of the DIC Group, is one of the world's largest producers of printing inks and pigments and a leading provider of materials to packaging, publication, coatings, plastics, cosmetics, and other industrial markets. With annual sales of more than $3.5 billion, Sun Chemical has over 8,000 employees supporting customers around the world. Sun Chemical Corporation is a subsidiary of Sun Chemical Group Coöperatief U.A., the Netherlands, and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, U.S.A.

Source: Sun Chemical

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