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COVID-19 & Our Commitment to the Industry

Many Mark Andy customers have inquired about the impact of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) on our supply chain and ability to continue to manufacture equipment and provide parts, supplies and technical service to our customers.

Mark Andy Print Products Announces Expansion with Flexo Consumables into European Market

Mark Andy Print Products Europe is offering all essential flexo pressroom consumables, including, plate mounting tape, doctor blades, splicing tape, pressroom chemistry, and more.

Partnership Update: Mark Andy & Konica Minolta Strengthen Corporate Ties

The partnership began with the Digital One hybrid press, which now has 100 installed units in production.

Mark Andy to Bring Digital One to INFOFLEX 2019

Mark Andy is expanding its involvement in this year’s FTA INFOFLEX tradeshow. To further increase engagement with attendees, Mark Andy is incorporating its latest technology into the primarily tabletop event.

Don’t Fall Victim: Tools to Minimize Overexertion in the Workplace

Whether you are a business owner, manager, or on the production floor, workplace safety should be top-of-mind.

RemaDays Warsaw 2019 Draws Major Interest

Mark Andy presented innovative solutions for label printing during the RemaDays Warsaw 2019 trade show, held in Nadarzyn nearby Warsaw from 13 -15 of February.

Mark Andy Print Products Strengthens Partnership with RotoMetrics

Mark Andy Print Products, the supplies and consumables division of Mark Andy Inc. have been named the preferred global distributor of RotoMetrics print and magnetic cylinders. 

Mark Andy Print Products Sees Success at Labelexpo Americas

Mark Andy Print Products (MAPP) had a successful event exhibiting at Labelexpo Americas 2018 in Stand 749. 

A Sneak Peek of the Mark Andy Labelexpo Experience

This year at Labelexpo, we want to make the experience all about you. With all of the new technology showcased each year, it can be easy to be caught up in the excitement.

Mark Andy Print Products & DuPont Advanced Printing Reinforce Partnership at Labelexpo Americas 2018

Mark Andy Print Products and DuPont Advanced Printing will be together on-Stand 749 at Labelexpo Americas 2018. 

Service Team Grows to Support French Converters

As part of our increased commitment to French label converters, we are investing in our after-sales service support in France. 

Digital One Makes A "Happy Day" at NTE

Family owned and managed French label converter, NTE, hosted a “Happy Day” at its plant in Roubaix to celebrate the retirement of its founder Gérard Wojciekowski after 22 years.

The True Hybrid Advantage [Infographic]

Recent trends including shorter run lengths, increased customization, and versioned graphics have all led to the demand for digital narrow-web label production.

London Open House Exhibits Success for Mark Andy & Presstek

Earlier this month Mark Andy hosted their first co-sponsored Open House with Presstek since the acquisition in December 2017. The event attracted label converters and commercial printers from around the globe to the West London facility.

Dallas Printers Experience Digital Hybrid

Digital One hit the road again, this time to Dallas, Texas. 

Continental Datalabel Installs Three Mark Andy Performance Series

The label and tag manufacturer brings production consistency to multiple facilities. 

Mark Andy Announces UK Open House

The event will be held at Presstek’s West London facility 6 - 8 June

Small Batch Spirits: The Craft Beer of 2018

Craft movements are sweeping global markets with many consumer product segments following suit of craft brewers. From artisanal salsas to regional beauty products, specialty goods are staples in everyday life. 

Ready to Make Money on Short Runs? [Upcoming Event]

Mark Andy is excited to announce the 2018 kick-off of our Digital One Roadshow Series. The first stop for the year is in Dallas, Texas, USA.

Mark Andy Welcomes Phoenix Challenge Participants

Students stopped by to see the latest in digital hybrid and flexographic technology.

Mark Andy Acquires Presstek

Mark Andy, the Total Solutions Partner to the label and packaging industry, today announced its acquisition of Presstek, a well-known global supplier of DI® (direct imaging) offset plates and presses, CTP solutions and world-class service for commercial and in-plant customers. 

4 Converters Share Why the Time to Add Digital is Now

Market shifts towards seasonal goods, versioning, VDP, personalization, and more have brand owners demanding short run work and faster lead times. This leaves many converters having to outsource short run work, producing them inefficiently on full production flexo presses, or losing business in general. All sounding too familiar?

Custom Printed Products Brings Digital In-House

Custom Printed Products adds digital capability with Mark Andy Digital One.

Best Practices for Plate Mounting

Plate mounting is an important piece of the label printing process, and if done incorrectly can lead to costly issues during your production run. Plate lift and unscheduled downtime can be prevented by simply knowing and applying these best practices for plate mounting.

Preventive Maintenance: The Secret Ingredient for Success

Imagine buying a brand-new car and never taking the time to get its oil changed, ultimately leading to the entire engine shutting down and having to be replaced. Something as simple and easy as getting a car inspected by a mechanic every few months keeps it running for hundreds of thousands of miles. 

Etipress Evolves to Next Generation Technology

Etipress Etiquetas Autoadheribles, a printing company located in Guadalajara, Mexico, has recently installed a Mark Andy Performance Series P5 press and is seeing drastic results. 

Mark Andy Appoints Digital Sales Director

Chris Yanko brings over 30 years of industry expertise and digital knowledge.

Secure Your Workflow: Best Tapes for the Job

Plate mounting is a high volume activity in busy pressrooms. Accuracy, confidence of the adhesion and ease of periodic re-positioning is critical to getting every job out the door on time with quality printing and consistent results.

Resolutions for a Profitable New Year

It’s the start of a new year and that means the start of a whole new set of objectives. New year’s resolution season is upon us, making it the perfect time to revamp current business workflows and inspire new ideas to start the year out with a bang!

New Year. New Faces. Same Mark Andy.

Having recently been named the exclusive distributor of DuPont™ Cyrel® flexographic platemaking systems in the US, Mark Andy Print Products expands its domestic sales force to support its significant growth and expanding product lines.

Top 5 Resources of 2017

2017 was a great year for Mark Andy and the label and packaging industry as a whole. With record setting attendance and sales at Labelexpo Europe, the launch of a new retrofit solution, Digital Plus Screen, and Digital Series’ FTA Technical Innovation Award win we couldn’t have asked for a more exciting year.

Mark Andy Digital One Makes Waves in Latin American Market

A recent Digital One Roadshow provided a successful introduction to the product in Mexico.

Mark Andy Named Exclusive United States Distributor of DuPont™ Cyrel® Products

The agreement furthers both organizations’ commitment to flexographic customers’ success.

Cut the Cost of Customization with Digital Hybrid Technology

We are in an age where variety is required, customization is key to product success, and SKU proliferation has taken over.

The Flexographic Technical Association Takes on Saint Louis

Over 350 members of the label & packaging industry came to St. Louis, Missouri for the 2017 installment of the FTA Fall Conference. This year’s conference theme was “The Gateway to Technology”, with a main goal of facilitating thought-provoking dialogue on new technology in the flexo market.

Record Setting Labelexpo for Mark Andy

Labelexpo Europe 2017 proved to be another successful event for Mark Andy and our global network of distributors.

Digital Series Now Equipped With AVT Quality Control Solution

Advanced Vision Technology (AVT) has been selected by industry leading press manufacturer Mark Andy to provide print quality and control for its high-end hybrid inkjet label press.

Uncork Decorative Potential with Digital Hybrid

The Wine and Spirits Industry is growing fast and isn’t expected to slow down. According to the Beverage Information Group, wine consumption has continued to rise year after year since 1998.

A Day in the Plant: Digital One Edition

Digital One, a hybrid prime label press by Mark Andy, was launched to market nearly a year ago at Labelexpo Americas 2016. Created to produce profitable short run label work, the press is Mark Andy’s first entry-level digital platform. 

Mark Andy to Launch Digital Screen Printing Alternative at Labelexpo

On Stand 4C45, the company will debut a new digital alternative to traditional rotary screen printing, the latest option in the company’s growing digital hybrid portfolio.

Reflex Labels Purchases Seven Mark Andy Presses

Gearing up to make the most of Brexit, Reflex Labels’ CEO Ian Kendall has invested in seven new Performance Series flexo presses, all due to be installed at the company’s plant in Boston (Lincolnshire) before September 2017.

Augmented Reality Packaging That Blew Our Minds

It’s not everyday that tech trends stay in the limelight. More often than not, trends fall flat and consumers forget about them when the next big thing comes along.  A technology trend that seems to be living up to initial excitement, however, is Augmented Reality.

Boosting Revenue with Hybrid Printing and Inline Converting

With the overall success of digital printing, most conventional label and packaging printers are moving forward with plans to integrate digital hybrid options to their already robust flexographic workflows. 

Optimizing for Durable Labels

From safety warnings on fire extinguishers to identifiers on oil drums traversing the Atlantic Ocean, certain labels are designed to withstand the harshest of weather, light, and environmental factors.

Converter Q&A: Growing with Entry-Level Digital Hybrid

Blair Labeling is a pressure sensitive label converter making waves in the Colorado packaging market.

Standing Out in a Saturated Market: Providing Value-Add Craft Beer Labels

The craft beer market segment has grown steadily in recent years and doesn’t seem to be slowing down, making it a prime area of interest for label converters looking to diversify their portfolio.

Rotoflex Brings Manufacturing to Canada

Following the 2016 move of Rotoflex's Canadian regional office to a larger, new 18,000 square ft. showroom and technology centre near Toronto, full production of new Rotoflex slitter/rewinders and die cutting machines, formerly managed at the Mark Andy headquarters location near St Louis, Missouri, has now transferred to Toronto as well. 

The Importance of a Partner: Digital Hybrid Press Selection

The Importance of a Partner is a multi-part blog series written by Nat Davis, Digital Product Manager for Mark Andy. Below Nat examines the emergence of hybrid printing and how choosing a press provider can impact your business.

Trending Now! The Future of Flexo – Thoughts after the 2017 FTA Annual Forum

Mary Sullivan of Mark Andy shares key takeaways from the 2017 FTA Annual Forum and INFO*FLEX as well as thoughts on the future of the label and packaging industry.

Mark Andy Wins 2017 FTA Technical Innovation Award for its Digital Series Hybrid Press

Mark Andy is pleased to announce its Digital Series hybrid press platform has received the distinguished 2017 Technical Innovation Award from the Flexographic Technical Association (FTA).

Addressing the Change in Consumer Demands with Hybrid Printing

Digital print is no longer an “if” for label and print providers, rather a “when” and “how.” Due to consumer trends changing market demands for labels and packaging – no longer does one size fit all.

3 Label Converters Share How They Leverage Digital Hybrid Technology

Three label converters joined Label & Narrow Web for a webinar to discuss their journey into digital hybrid printing. Adcraft Labels, Blair Labeling, and Diversified Labeling Solutions (DLS) took time to talk through their digital journey, and explain why they chose a particular digital hybrid solution.

3 Reasons Why Digital Hybrid Is Transforming Label Printing [Infographic]

Brand strategy is driving SKU proliferation due to differentiation, market testing, versioning, VDP, personalization, and the list goes on. As brands are driving the shift for shorter run sizes and faster lead times, it’s clear that digital printing plays a key role in today’s label and package printing environment.

Mark Andy Europe to Host Open House Days (5-7 April 2017)

Mark Andy, a leader in narrow-web printing and converting solutions, will host an Open House at its European headquarters in Warsaw, Poland, 5-7 April, 2017.

Why Digital Hybrid for Prime Label Printing? [Infographic]

Every digital journey has a different beginning; a different reason or “pain” that prompts the search for a new hybrid pressroom addition.

Mark Andy Boosts its Presence in Asia

In response to customer demand, Mark Andy, the leading manufacturer of narrow web printing and converting solutions, has established a new direct sales office in Bangkok, Thailand.

5 Takeaways of 2017 Printing Predictions

How’s 2017 shaping out for you and your business? Are your strategies and goals aligned with the predictions of printing experts?

Color-Logic Certifies Mark Andy Digital Press

Color-Logic has announced the certification of Mark Andy Digital Series hybrid presses for use with the Color-Logic process.

Mark Andy Introduces Performance Series for Narrow-Web Flexible Packaging

 Mark Andy will be busy at Labelexpo Americas demonstrating its innovative new technology solutions that are embedded in its strategic commitment as a Total Solutions Partner.

iFLEX Labels Celebrates 40-Year Milestone with the Acquisition of a P5

iFLEX Labels, the newly trademarked trade name of Fantasia Printing Ltd., is celebrating 40 years of business success with the acquisition of a Mark Andy Performance Series P5 press.

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