FMN | December 10th, 2018

Koenig & Bauer, Duran Machinery Unite


Koenig & Bauer has agreed with Duran Machinery in Istanbul,Turkey, to take over 80 percent of its fold- er gluer business and integrate it into the group under the name Koenig & Bauer Duran. Together with the Rapida sheetfed presses from

Adheso-Graphics, Inc.

AGI manufactures, distributes and converts current tech- nology flexo mounting tapes and backing systems for cor- rugated plate mounting. Flexstik hard vinyl, FlexSoft, bi.esse brand, Gold Series Thin tapes for sleeve and Narrow web plate mounting. Specialty tapes that cover the vast thickness range re- quirements and specific adhesion systems for all flexo mounting requirements. We provide technical service and problem solving services for unique customers & applications.

Anderson & Vreeland, Inc.

A&V manufactures a complete line of photopolymer plate processing systems and is a leading distributor of flexo- graphic platemaking materials. A&V also sells digital imag- ing systems and software specifically designed for flexography.

Koenig & Bauer Sheetfed, flatbed die cutters from Koenig & Bauer Iberica and the folder gluers from Duran, Koenig & Bauer can now offer complete lines for the printing and processing folding boxes from a single source, with products made in Europe. AWA 2019 Sleeve Label Awards Accepting Entries AWA Alexander Watson’s annual International Sleeve Label Awards, in its third year, are now open for entries for the 2019 competition. Participants at all levels of the shrink and stretch sleeve label industry supply chain, from material sup- plier and designer to end user/brand owner, can sub- mit entries. A special entry category rewards a notable environmental contribution, and the judges may also award a “Best of Show” trophy to an entry they consider outstanding. Entries will be accepted until the end of February 2019 and winners will be announced and awards pre- sented during the AWA International Sleeve Label Conference and Exhibition held in Amsterdam, April 1-2, 2019. Entry forms for the AWA International Sleeve Label Awards can found at . ( From left to right ): Christopher Kessler, legal counsel Koenig & Bauer; Patrick Masson, CEO of KBA-Iberica; Ralf Sammeck, CEO of Koenig & Bauer Sheetfed and member of the Koenig & Bauer man- agement board; Oktay Duran, chairman of Duran Machinery; and Apo Kücükaras, Duran Machinery, after signing the contract.

ARC International

ARC International is a world leader in the manufacturing of roller products for flexography. The latest nanotechnolo- gy laser engraving in our Charlotte and Las Vegas manu- facturing facilities ensures superior quality and consistency in anilox rollers.

Comexi Group Industries S.A.U.

The Comexi Group is a leading supplier of quality flexographic C.I. presses for the flexible packaging indus- try worldwide. We also provide solventless laminators, slitter/rewinders and related peripheral equipment such as automatic wash-up systems, solvent recovery sys- tems, automatic roll unloaders, and plate cylinder/sleeve storage systems. DuPont Packaging Graphics is the world’s leading suppli- er of flexographic printing systems in digital and conven- tional formats; including Cyrel® brand photopolymer plates, Cyrel® FAST processing equipment, Cyrel® round sleeves, mounting and finishing products. For more than 35 years, beginning with Cyrel®, the first photopolymer printing plate, through to today’s digital workflow revolution, DuPont has been driving innovation in the Flexo and package printing industries. The Digital Cyrel® FAST imaging system has been broad- ly recognized for its efficiency, productivity, print perfor- mance, and environmental benefits. DuPont Packaging Graphics

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