Flint Group’s nyloprint WS-S Digital soft, steel-based letterpress printing plate produces a broad range of high-end products using special effect inks and can be imaged with resolutions of up to 10,160 dpi.
Flint Ink has introduced ArrowStar™ KG, a 4-color waterless ink system formulated for offset sheet-fed printing applications. Offset press manufacturer KBA has certified the ink for use on its 74 Karat printing press, optimized for short- to medium-run 4-color jobs.
Flint Ink offers new Arrowbond® Ultra ink, a high-performance laminating ink system for flexographic and gravure printing. The multifunctional ink system is said to increase print efficiencies and reduce costs while providing high bond values and low retained solvents.
Flint Ink has globally released X-Treme™ Dispersions, its highly concentrated color technology for water-based flexo and gravure inks. The new colorants are said to increase the color strength of ink systems by 20% while significantly improving ink mileage.
Flint Ink offers Arrowmax™ 1000 inks, designed for use in sheet-fed printing applications. Inks are uniquely formulated to stay open indefinitely, resulting in reduced clean-up, less downtime, and greater productivity, company says.
Gemini and Matrixcure UV ink systems from Flint Ink’s North American Packaging Div. (Ann Arbor, MI) enable folding-carton and label converters to improve image quality and point-of-sale impact for multimedia packaging applications, company says.