FMN | March 30th, 2020

Vol. 22 No. 7 FLEX Serving The Flexographic Printing Industry In Print and Online at ® An N.V. Publication Market News

March 30, 2020

Uteco Open House Focuses On Flexo

FTA Announces Virtual Forum 2020 The Flexographic Technical Associ- ation has cancelled Forum and INFO- FLEX 2020, due to the continued rap- id spread of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19). In its place, FTA has announced Vir- tual FORUM 2020, an online replace- ment for this year’s in-person con- ference, where content previously planned for the event will be broad- cast live in a webinar format utilizing FTA’s Zoom Meeting platform. FTA members receive complimentary registration for the three-day event; non-member registration is $200. Virtual Trade Show Each day of Virtual FORUM 2020 will feature a pair of technical ses- sions spread between the morning and afternoon. The schedule of ses- sions is as follows (all times ET): Wednesday, April 22: • 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. – An abbre- viated version of the FTAAwards Ban- quet Presentation • 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. – Con- trast in Print Technologies: Preprint

by Greg Kishbaugh

U teco North America hosted an open house at its headquar- ters in Kennesaw,Georgia, on March 12.The event provided the press manufacturer the opportunity to showcase its Crystal flexo press through live demonstrations.

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The new Crystal, while especially designed to print on food packaging, is also suitable for various additional applications Mario Mucciaccaro, Uteco North America’s Executive Vice President, leads Open House attendees through the live demo of the company’s Crystal flexo press.

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