UPM Raflatac's roll-to-roll digital label stocks have a proprietary topcoat that provides quality liquid ink anchorage and a long shelf life for lasting printability, and are suitable for use with the HP Indigo WS6000 digital press.
Indigo N.V., parent company of Indigo America (Woburn, MA), unveils 3 web presses for label printing (WebStream 100, 200 and 400 models). The web presses, which will be available by the first half of 2001, have typical 4-color throughputs of 16-, 32- and 64-m/min.
MACtac (Stow, OH) has developed a special top coating for p-s stocks used with Indigo's Omnius® Digital Offset Color(TM) presses. IMAGin(TM) gloss roll label stock is a bright gloss white paper stock engineered for optimum printing and designed for high-end consumer products.
Digilyte(TM) OPP films from Mobil Chemical Films Div. (Pittsford, NY) are part of a new family of experimental films said to be "optimized" for short-run color printing with Indigo digital offset printing equipment.