10th anniversary of DG Press at Labelexpo Brussels

Labelexpo Brussels Hall 7, Stand A41

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Vision web offset printing press by DG Press
Vision web offset printing press by DG Press

DG Press, a provider of hybrid web offset printing solutions, is celebrating its 10th anniversary at Labelexpo Brussels. To commemorate the occasion, the company is giving away special vouchers for 10% discount on service and spare parts on its Stand A41 in Hall 7.

The label and flexible packaging market is moving to shorter run lengths and shorter time-to-market, and the pressure to deliver a sustainable solution will only increase over the next few years. Moving to offset, or combining offset with other printing technologies, might be the solution but is still fairly unknown to many converters. Nevertheless, DG Press has installed 100 web offset machines with sleeve technology in this market.

Vision web offset printing press

The Vision is a short-make-ready web offset printing press that combines shaftless technology with nearly all possibilities for inline options. The press can be used for several applications including security printing, commercial printing, direct mail products, label, pharmaceutical inserts and flexible packaging.

Machine configuration can be easily changed or expanded with additional modules for die-cutting, punching, mechanical and digital numbering, sheeting, cold and hot foil, etc. The ‘plug and print’ modularity includes options to add flexographic, gravure, letterpress, digital and rotary screen printing stations.

 Thallo web offset press by DG Press
Thallo web offset press by DG Press

Thallo web offset press

The Thallo web offset press responds to market demands for shorter runs, and offers better print quality. Delivering flexibility and cost efficiency for print runs of any length, Thallo offers the lowest Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) for short-run production.

Thallo is suitable for printing on film substrates, metal foils and multilayer laminates and therefore to produce in-mold labels, wrap-around labels, shrink sleeves and flexible packaging for food and non-food products.

After-sales services

In 2009, DG Press started as a service company to serve all users of Drent Goebel web offset presses worldwide. During Labelexpo, Frank Stoelinga and Robert Jan Lamers from the DG Service team is present at the stand to inform the visitors about the services offered by the company.

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