May 7, 2018
ATLANTA, GA, USA – May 7, 2018: MacDermid Graphics Solutions, the leader of flat-top-dot (FTD) technology and capped digital technology continues the innovative evolution of FTD with today’s commercial introduction of LUX® In-the-Plate (ITP™) EPIC® at INFOFLEX 2018. ITP™ EPIC® is the newest addition to the award-winning technology that provides all the benefits of LUX® lamination, but with the convenience of flat-top dots right out of the box.
ITP™ EPIC® offers a unique micro-rough surface for excellent ink transfer for challenging flexographic printing applications or unique ink requirements. The innovative cap layer, specifically developed for the ITP™ chemistry, ensures the sheet photopolymer renders the best printing outcomes with the most forgiving operation window.
“The flexo market cast their vote with a resounding request for MacDermid to combine its market leading capped plate technology with ITP™. LUX® ITP™ EPIC® provides our customers the ability to increase productivity while improving consistency. MacDermid is excited and proud to maintain our position as an innovation leader, by presenting to our customers, LUX® ITP™ EPIC®!,” said Patrick Mullaney, Vice President – Americas.
ITP™ EPIC® is a marriage of first-to-market technologies that delivers EPIC performance – enhancing your print quality and consistency while simplifying your workflow. This photopolymer plate has clean print technology, is UV LED compatible and can be processed either in conventional solvents or in MacDermid’s LAVA™ Thermal Platemaking System. For additional information, come visit us at Booth 415 at INFOFLEX or contact us at www.macdermid.com/graphics.
About MacDermid Graphics Solutions
MacDermid Graphics Solutions is a leader in the manufacturing and marketing of flexographic printing plates used in the packaging industry. MacDermid Graphics Solutions is a division of MacDermid Performance Solutions, a global specialty chemicals company serving the diversified needs of the Electronics, Industrial, Offshore and Printing industries. To learn more about MacDermid Graphics Solutions, visit www.macdermid.com/graphics.
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