Warsaw, Poland (January 1st, 2020) – EMIS, one of the leading manufacturers of label converting machines, is expanding its international sales with a new sales partner in South Africa. From January 1st, packwise-africa, based in Hout Bay Western Cape Province, South Africa, will take over sales and service for the FLEXOR label converting product range in South Africa and Sub Sahara Africa. Under the FLEXOR brand, EMIS offers its customers a wide range of converting and die cutting machines and equipment for blank and pre-printed labels for maximum productivity and flexibility at an excellent price / performance ratio. Packwise-africa has almost 30 years of experience in printing and converting of packaging and labels and offers leading printing, converting and packaging technology.
“We are pleased to have found a partner in packwise-africa with many years of experience in our industry and a high level of knowledge of the needs of our customers,” said Manfred Minich, Vice President Sales & Service at EMIS.
“FLEXOR as one of the leading manufacturers in their industry fits perfect into our product portfolio and our business philosophy,” comments Uwe Bögl, managing director and owner of packwise-africa on the new collaboration.
Warsaw, Poland (January 1st, 2020) – EMIS, one of the leading manufacturers of label converting machines, is strengthening its international sales network with a new partner in France. From January 1st, ACT-PRINT, based in Châtellerault, France, will take over sales and service for the FLEXOR label converting product range in France. Under the FLEXOR brand, EMIS offers its customers a wide range of converting and die cutting machines and equipment for blank and pre-printed labels for maximum productivity and flexibility at an excellent price / performance ratio. ACT-PRINT has almost 30 years of experience in the printing and processing of packaging and labels and offers a specialized product range for this industry.
“We are pleased to have found a partner in ACT-PRINT who is already implementing our understanding of competent customer advice and professional technical support in the market. Our customers will benefit from the market knowledge and active market cultivation,” said Manfred Minich, Vice President Sales & Service at EMIS.
“With FLEXOR we are now representing a brand that fits our business philosophy and extends our product range in the right place,” adds Laurent Jacquemin, managing director and owner of ACT-Print.
he FLEXOR TEAM wants to thank all its partners, friends and customers for a great and successful show! We had a great time and we had great successes during the 4 days in Brussels in Belgium. With many machines sold during the show and more sales following shortly after the show it has once again been a pleasure to host all of you on our stand! Great coffee, home brewed FLEXOR beer and some special Polish delights were served next to interesting and innovative machinery.
“We would like to thank all our Customers, Partners and Friends for their visits on our booth during the exhibition LabelExpo 2019 in Brussels. It was a great pleasure for us to welcome all and to have the possibility to show our machines live in production. We are very happy to have met all personally and our new design and bigger booth contributed to more effective and pleasant meetings with our customers. This edition of the exhibition was a great success in regards to number of visitors, discussions and started projects. FLEXOR is recognizable on all continents and has always the best feedback from its customers.” – Adam Robak, International Sales Director w EMIS.
A particular attention was given to the machine FLEXOR xCUT PRO II – compact finishing machine for digitally printed labels with working width of up to 330mm equipped in an unwind, webguide with splice table, laminator, UV flexo unit and semi-rotary die cutting station, length slitting, matrix rewind and final product rewind with servo drive and expanding shaft. During the show the machine was demonstrated with a finishing speed of up to 55 m/min. This is the perfect addition to any Konica Minolta printing press.
Besides the xCUT Series FLEXOR has presented also the latest inspection IQ Series machine FLEXOR 440 2C, the new generation of IQ machine, fully servo equipped – with two independent servo motors driving each die station. The machine was presented with double die cutting station, UV Flexo Unit and an digitally adjustable anvil cylinder supplied by Technocut. The machine also featured the all new 3 in 1 semi turret with the iKNIFE system and the new iSLIT automatic knife sytem.
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All operators on the FLEXOR booth had a great assistant – the roll lifter FLEXI ROLL LIFT 800L, that was appreciated even by the most demanding visitors.
We are looking forward to see you in two years time – same place, same booth!
YOUR FLEXOR TEAM!
Converting machinery manufacturer FLEXOR (stand D38, hall 7) will present the new xCUT PRO II semi rotary digital finisher at Labelexpo Europe for the first time.
This comes with integrated flexo unit and cold foil. It features the shortest web path in industry, is extremely easy to use and highly accurate.
FLEXOR is also showing a brand new semi automatic turret rewinder for faster and more economical role changes in short runs, and the new iSLIT automatic knife setting system, for easier and faster job set ups.
Both innovations are optionally available for most FLEXOR machines. In addition, FLEXOR machines will be presented as Industry 4.0 ready. A new integrated IoT Gateway module simplifies the capturing and analyzing of machine data and makes it easier to continuously measure and improve productivity.
Alongside these innovations, the company will also be introducing the redesigned IQ Series with flexo UV station, jumbo unwind and the new semi automatic turret rewinder.
Catapult Print and Packaging, USA – Mark Cook CEO at Catapult Print and Packaging, has invested in a FLEXOR 100% inspection machine with a BST Tubescan Camera as his first machine to start production in Orlando, USA. Catapult Print and Packaging is a Startup and has in the past months grown with further investements in Linerless Labels equipment along with the Flexor slitter rewinder. Les Bradley, Flexor’s UK agent has made the connection and sealed the deal with Mark Cook. Mark comments that if “we are to be the best then we need the best equipment available to us. The Flexor is set up to run all our materials from shrink sleeve to label stock and linerless.”
Catapult is a young and modern company which combines expertise, leading edge technology, collaboration and a passion for what they do, to deliver the industry leading solutions. The same principals are shared at FLEXOR and hence the match was made. With the IS Seris 100% inspection machine Flexor was able to deliver Catapult all they needed to start its business without disruption.
Warsaw, Poland (December 1, 2018) – FLEXOR has expanded its sales and business development team with a recent appointment of Manfred Minich as Director Business Development for Europe.
Based in Stuttgart, Germany, Mr. Minich joins the FLEXOR team with extensive industry knowledge being the former CEO of companies like HERMA and ATLANTIC ZEISER. Mr. Minich brings a strong technological background and entrepreneurial spirit to the role which focuses on supporting current and new business for FLEXOR label inspection, slitter/rewinder finishing machines as well as higher level support to the agent network throughout Europe and FLEXOR’s OEM partners.
“We are delighted to have Manfred on board and we are sure that with his help, knowledge, drive and experience in the industry we can take the next leap forward to grow our business and offer customer’s an even better experience with FLEXOR”, comments Adam Robak, International Sales Director at FLEXOR.
With FLEXOR, Mr. Minich will primarily focus on working with FLEXOR’s strategic partners and key accounts to develop and bring to market new solutions for label and flexible packaging converters.
Manfred Minich added: ‘Joining FLEXOR is a natural fit and feels immediately like a new home-base. The FLEXOR team has the same passion and innovative minds to bring exceptional offerings of high-quality products and services for the converting and digital printing industry.’