Omet to showcase iFlex, XFlex X6

JetPlus digital inkjet printing, UV-LED Flexo curing

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Omet will be showcasing the new iFlex with laser pre-register at Labelexpo Europe 2015, which will be held from 29 September to 2 October at Brussels Expo in Belgium

Omet will be showcasing the new iFlex with laser pre-register, XFlex X6 with Flexo+Offset combination, JetPlus digital inkjet printing and UV-LED Flexo curing at Labelexpo Europe 2015, which will be held from 29 September to 2 October at Brussels Expo in Belgium. At the company’s Stand 6C49-C53 the highlight will be the iFlex 370 mm (14 inches) label press whose simple operation and ergonomics have aroused interest among converters all over the world since its debut last May. iFlex is supported by tools designed to reach the best performance in terms of quality, rapidity of changeover, waste savings and manoe uvrability by the operator.

XFlex X6 Offset, introduced two years ago in Brussels, is a solution for converters handling runs of flexible packaging, shrink sleeves, IML labels and special tailormade applications. The XFlex X6 Offset 430 mm (17 inches) on show at Labelexpo will introduce, too, the Quick Change Diecutting converting station as a booster of changeover speed and time saver.

pr label expo europe 2015Omet’s XFlexX6 Digital 430 mm (17 inches) with 4-color digital inkjet unit JetPlus is a good choice when variable data, short-runs or sampling are involved. Through XFlex X6 Digital you can print any digital file with no need of prepress and with the guarantee of high quality results. The combination with flexo and a full array of inline finishing and converting options widens printing possibilities. Flexo printing on XFlex X6 Digital will introduce UV-LED curing, which will bring enormous advantages in terms of energy consumption and overall performance.

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