Constantia Flexibles, one of the leading manufacturers of flexible packaging and labels, has acquired the Domino N610i 7-colour digital UV inkjet label press for the labels division at its Mason, OH facility.
Constantia Flexibles supplies its products to numerous multinational corporations and local market leaders in the food, pet food, pharmaceuticals and beverage industries. This is the first digital label press for the company’s Ohio facility, and Constantia is enthusiastic about what this means for business.
“Constantia Flexibles has been partnering with Domino for several years on digital inkjet projects and we are excited to bring their state of the art equipment into our Mason facility. Their involvement with educating our sales team has us excited to bring impactful new graphic opportunities to our marketplace. Domino is held in our highest esteem,” says Dan Muenzer, vice president of marketing, labels division, Constantia Flexibles.
The Domino N610i 7-colour digital UV inkjet will be configured as a hybrid label printing solution in conjunction with CEI (Converting Equipment International). The CEI Bossjet, powered by Domino label press, will allow Constantia Flexibles to produce short run marketing promotions, enter new market segments, and enjoy value-added production to their flexo-based label printing business. This 7-colour digital UV inkjet hybrid solution is a game-changer.
“CEI and Domino are providing a world-class offering with this hybrid solution,” says Simon Gross, founder and CEO of CEI.
The Domino N610i 7-colour digital UV inkjet label press runs at a minimum of 164fpm, and up to 246fpm and print resolution is 600 x 600 native dpi. The extended colour gamut achieves over 90 per cent of the Pantone range and the white has opacity over 70 per cent. Domino N610i delivers the highest digital productivity, the best digital UV inkjet quality, consistent print results, and is a simple operating model.
“We are very excited for Constantia Flexibles. They are one of the top label printer converters in the world and with this acquisition of the Domino digital press in a hybrid configuration with CEI…the possibilities are endless,” says David Ellen, president of Domino Digital Printing, North America.