Corrugated converters and their flexo plate suppliers can now enjoy the triple benefits of
Costs dictate that recycled low weight kraft liners are becoming the norm for postprint corrugated.
The board liners are decreasing in weight and the recycled content is increasing. This gives rise to specific print problems. The recycled fibers (plastic) repel ink and corrugated fluting marks become visible.
Print Control Wizard offers a solution.
Print Control Wizard is enabling our customers to save up to 20% on ink formulation. More precision on each job enabling less rework or waste.
|92 Red (reformulation example)||Standard||With PCW|
|Formula Cost KG||2.51||2.04|
|Usage in KG per annum||6459||6459|
|Cost saving per annum||$3.335|
Print Control Wizard reduces press stops for plate cleaning and make ready times. It also enables printers to move to fixed palette printing due to the consistency the software brings on plate making.
The most used screen for Corrugated Post Print
Printing 17% minimum printed Dot
Used as a low-cost option by many global plate suppliers
The latest screening from Esko
Printing 3% minimum printed dot
The dot is stable and looks smooth on press , enabling
the move from pre-print to post print
Interestingly, we’ve even had feedback from brands that they are perceiving an improvement in graphics quality and impact, even on low grammage uncoated liners for shelf ready packaging.
Nick Mitchell, General Manager, Contact Originators on using Print Control Wizard for corrugated
Printing on recycled corrugated material made easy. Discover yourself how Print Control Wizard for Corrugated increases print quality on recycled corrugated material and reduces ink costs.