Epple Druckfarben AG stands for unique perfection in every detail. Since 1889, Epple has embodied permanent further development and the highest of quality demands. As the leading producer of offset printing inks, Epple has demonstrated its power of innovation with early development of mineral oil-free eco-series and special types of ink for very long washing intervals in perfecting printing.
This has also been demonstrated in the sector of inks for foodstuff packaging with the patented products BoFood MU and BoFood Organic. PURe is setting new standards as a third technology offset ink system, which completely avoids the use of metal dryers or photo initiators.
Both sustainability and flexibility in business are top priorities at the medium sized family-run company. Unlike practically any other company, Epple is in the position to provide tailor made solutions for the individual requirements of their global customers.
KURZ is a worldwide leader in hot stamping and coating technology with over 5,000 employees.
KURZ develops and manufactures decorative and functional coatings for a wide variety of products: for automotive components, cell phones, TVs, washing machines, furniture, packaging, books, textiles, bottle labels, bank cards and lots more.
KURZ coatings decorate products, enhance brands, label goods, protect surfaces and prevent counterfeiting. Moreover, KURZ inserts optical elements with digital functions, linking the visual to the virtual world.
KURZ provides complete solutions that include project consultancy plus machine and die technology. With 14 production sites, 24 subsidiaries and a worldwide network of agencies and sales offices, KURZ ensures short routes, reliable delivery and individual on-site assistance.
Merck portfolio of effect pigments combines bold color effects with powerful functionality to create a wide range of printing.
An entire world of products with a unique variety of color, luster, glitter, and shimmer effects –that's what we stand for.
High-quality printing – in packaging or on the product itself – make products stand out from the competition. Print technologies have an enormous range of possibilities: paper goods, wallpaper, decor, and textiles, to name a few. We have the technological expertise and the materials to bring your print vision to life.
Merck effect pigments, famous as Iriodin®, Colorstream®, Miraval® and Biflair® brands are applicable for any print technology like Gravure, Flexo, Screen and Offset Printing as well as Offset Coating.
Metsä Board is a leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and forerunner in sustainability. We produce premium lightweight folding boxboards, food service boards and white kraftliners for consumer goods packaging as well as retail-ready and food service applications. We work together with our customers on a global scale to innovate solutions for better consumer experiences with less environmental impact. The pure fresh fibres Metsä Board uses are a renewable resource, traceable to origin in sustainably managed northern forests. We aim for completely fossil-free mills and raw materials by 2030.
Weilburger is one of the most important developers and manufacturers of functional coatings and lacquers for industrial and consumer goods plus special coatings for the graphics industry. Weilburger coating solutions create values and convincing product benefits everywhere, worldwide and in all industrial sectors. They preserve and protect, enhance functions and embellish your products. They give your products an unmistakable look and feel. They work on metals, plastics, wood and foil and also on glass, ceramics, paper and cardboard. ► Weilburger functional coatings and lacquers create surfaces which are precisely what people worldwide are looking for.
Westland Gummiwerke is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of rubber roller coverings and complete rollers for the graphic arts Industry.
The rollers manufactured by the company, founded in 1920, are part of the standard equipment of many new printing presses. The company’s customers include numerous well-known printers across the globe. Westland has been developing and producing rubber compounds and related technical applications for the printing industry for over 30 years. Perfectly coordinated processes and an intelligent logistics system form the basis for the company’s economic success. With its subsidiaries, licensees and representatives, Westland now has a presence in over 50 countries.