New ultimate vehicle visibility solutions from Avery Dennison

Among the materials science innovations Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions premiered at FESPA 2018 was a full range of reflective films designed to provide the highest possible vehicle visibility.
Oliver Guenther, senior director, marketing and channel strategy for Avery Dennison, said that Avery Dennison’s V-8000 Series of reflective films is one of the new range’s star performers, with six colours that use a unique, all-in-one prismatic technology: “The extreme, omnidirectional reflectivity offered by V-8000 materials is unique to Avery Dennison, and it means a significant improvement to visibility at night and in other low-light conditions. Of course, vehicles with V-8000 also stand out more during the day - this is a solution that is

Aslan’s new laminating film to protect UV inks

Aslan has introduced a new laminating film in matt and gloss especially for the protection of UV-curable inks.
The German company is manufacturing the self-adhesive PVC film in rolls 1.35m wide and 50m long.
Key account manager René Bourgeois said the product, which was launched in the UK last week, will be available from Doro Tape and Papergraphics, but did not give pricing details.
The special adhesive of UV-PrintProtect Aslan SL 27 and matt SL 28 offer “excellent adhesion” on UV-curable

Enfocus launches new reporting module for Switch

Enfocus, an Esko company, has recently announced the release of the Reporting Module for Switch 2018, the latest version of its automation solution for the professional print market.
According to company spokesperson, “Building on our promise of offering Switch users more production transparency across their workflows, the new module will not only provide more visibility but also offer a fully customizable experience to users. This new tool can be used across the whole organization, providing

EyeC integrates measurement

With EyeC inspection systems, print shops and their customers can now measure their print products. In one inspection cycle, EyeC solutions for PDF proofing and sample testing can automatically check any relevant distances across all items. With this, companies can guarantee correct positioning of all print elements and adequate distances for clean die cutting. Even products with special shapes, such as labels for technical devices, can be measured automatically.
According to the company

Esko, AVT, X-Rite and Pantone combine for workflow

Esko has joined forces with Danaher sister companies AVT, X-Rite and Pantone to integrate its automation and collaboration systems with the X-Rite and Pantone colour technology and AVT’s camera inspection technology.
These three integrations, that digitize and connect the most advanced technologies of Esko, AVT, X-Rite & Pantone, were demonstrated during EskoWorld, the annual Esko user event taking place in San Antonio. The integrations are designed to preserve the digital flow of data