• The Company will reveal its new flexography printing press, designed for large formats
Girona, 15 March 2016 -Comexi, a specialist in machinery solutions for the flexible packaging conversion industry, will show its most ambitious innovations at the next edition of the Drupa fair, the most important in the sector, which will be held from 31 May to 11 June in Düsseldorf (Germany). At its stand Hall10/B20, the company will reveal its new printing presses that combine sophisticated performance and the latest technology innovations.
Comexi’s broad experience has proved its in-depth knowledge and ability to offer excellent innovations for the flexible packaging conversion industry. Always aiming to satisfy the needs and demands of the market, the company has implemented new high added value technologies in printing, laminating and cutting, and also to support company development.
As a world supplier, at the Drupa fair, Comexi will show new technologies for its three printing lines: flexography, rotogravure and offset. The main novelty will be the presentation of a new flexography printing press that will allow greater automation in the printing process.
The new machine is a development of the previous FI, Comexi’s best-selling and successful large format printing press. The Director of Marketing and the Comexi Technological Centre, David Centelles, has highlighted that, with this new press, “we offer our clients top level solutions by supporting a high performance technology, which also confirms our position as an important reference in the flexible packaging printing market”.
Comexi also supports automating its offset technology. Following the 2012 Drupa fair where it showcased its revolutionary printing press solution with a central drum, this year it will reveal its new automation system for its well-known CI8 Offset printing press, before a world audience.
New solutions for its R2 rotogravure printing press
Comexi, as a world supplier with three printing press lines, will also avail of the Drupa fair to showcase a new printer body for rotogravure printing presses, which will enable top quality tasks.
The R2 printing press is the latest new Comexi addition to the rotogravure sector, and includes leading edge technology in terms of machine control or in direct driving systems to increase efficiency, as well as Simotion by Siemens which increases energy savings regarding machine consumption.
Alliance with HP
At Drupa, Comexi will also be exhibiting at the HP stand, with its L20000, the water-based laminating machine specially designed to complement the digital HP printer Indigo 20000. From the HP stand they will run demos with the new machine, which is aimed at providing a response to manufacturer demand for work being available within 24 hours. This is achieved thanks to the fast and intuitive way the machine starts up, and how quickly the water-based adhesives dry.
With the L20000 laminating machine, Comexi strengthens its environment commitment by eliminating solvents and using water-base adhesives, and using more sustainable and efficient technology.
Supporting smart factories
Also at the Dupra fair, Comexi will show its commitment to strengthening ties with its clients and supporting their company development, by presenting an innovative production control tool that will help them improve plant efficiency. The new application also shows Comexi’s commitment to driving technology and spearheading the implementation of smart factories, known as industry 4.0.