At Labelexpo Americas 2012, Sun Chemical will introduce visitors to its full range of solutions for the narrow web, tag and label market, from inks and coatings to brand protection, pre-press services with high-definition digital plate technology, and a dispenser program which lowers ink spend by up to 45 percent.
customers are counting on Sun Chemical to provide them with reliable inks and
coatings through our Solaris System, which is specifically geared toward the
narrow web market,” says Charles Murray, president, North American Inks, Sun
Chemical. “However, we’re also taking our promise of ‘working for you’ to a new
level by offering a full range of solutions. Customers can use us not only for
inks and coatings, but also for color management, plates, brand protection and
more. We hope to be a partner our customers can turn to for any need they may
Sun Chemical Inks and Coatings Meet the Specific
Needs of Each Individual Customer
booth #5413, Sun Chemical will feature its Solaris System, a complete line of inks and coatings designed to
meet all the printing needs of all narrow web and packaging printers. The full
range includes products for virtually all narrow web applications from
self-adhesive and in-mold labels to wrap-arounds, shrink sleeves, tubes, and
food and pharmaceutical packaging.
global series of inks can be tailored to a printer’s specific needs no matter
what substrate is utilized including: films, foils, papers, pressure-sensitive
papers, plastics, vinyl, top-coated polyethylene, polypropylene, and more.
Special effect inks and sensory coatings within the Solaris range offer added
benefits that enhance consumer brand appeal, such as interactive color shifting
inks and SunScent coatings which
engage the senses.
Dispenser Program for Narrow Web Market Increases
Profitability and Efficiency
Chemical will have a GFI Mx12 Hybrid Dispenser on display at the booth, where
visitors can learn firsthand how the Sun
Chemical Dispenser Program allows printers to mix the exact amount of
inks they need, reduces their inventory and waste, and improves color-matching
consistency. The Sun Chemical Dispenser Program for the narrow web tag and
label market can lower a customer’s ink spend by 45 percent.
Brand Protection Products Offer Anti-Counterfeiting
Chemical can help booth visitors explore brand protection options to ensure the
integrity of their packaging. Sun Chemical offers a variety of security ink
solutions including an infrared coding solution called Verigard, a security system that adds a small quantity of
taggants, or chemical markers, to inks, varnishes or coatings for use in any
print process on any substrate. There will be a team of brand protection
experts at Sun Chemical’s booth to discuss the variety of covert, overt and
semi-overt options Sun Chemical offers including hidden logos or words and a
variety of color changing inks.
Reiman, the manager for Brand Protection at Sun Chemical, will speak during
Labelexpo on September 11th at 4pm to offer solutions brand owners
and converters can take to protect the integrity of their packaging and avoid
HD Flexo Plates Provide Sharper Images
web printers at the show will be introduced to SunGraphics high definition
flexographic plate technology, with Esko HD software and CDI high
resolution imaging. Converters that utilize the HD printing plates can print
with an image quality of up to 4,000 pixels per inch, resulting in expanded
tonal range and wider color gamut to produce sharper, more vibrant images and
will also see how new Flat-Top Dot technology prints with 30-60 percent less
impression sensitivity compared to the standard digital plates, allowing for
longer, cleaner, more consistent runs from beginning to end.
Consumables Improve Pressroom Operations
Chemical’s team at the booth will explain how its comprehensive range of
consumables solutions from blankets to washes help customers improve pressroom
operations. Sun Chemical’s leading technology for washes, fountain solutions
and coatings and superior on-site technical support allows customers to work
within strong distribution channels and minimize delivery time.
learn more about Sun Chemical’s products on display during Labelexpo Americas
2012, visit www.sunchemical.com/lebelexpo2012
booth #5413 September 11-13, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. Visitors who come to
Sun Chemical’s booth will receive a label for their game piece to win a Harley
Sun Chemical to Introduce Full Range of Solutions for Narrow Web Market at Labelexpo Americas 2012
August 6, 2012