Packaging and Displays: Overview of Color Digital Print for Corrugated
Corrugated today also connotes not just brown cartons but also fine color graphics printing, and lots of it! Brand owners and retailers depend more and more on corrugated to carry brand imagery on shelf-ready cartons, point of purchase displays, and even primary packaging. As with other print segments, corrugated converting has a big and growing need for short run printing, to mass customize output and to achieve timeliness and operational efficiency. Inkjet systems have been key tools for addressing that need, first with multi-pass flatbeds, and most recently with high speed single pass printers. This presentation is about the dynamic inkjet technologies that now print corrugated worldwide, and their future.
Participants will learn:
*History and current roles of multi-pass and single-pass inkjet
*Main equipment vendors, key products in each category
*Printer options for print service providers of all sizes
*Why inkjet for corrugated print market has a strong future!