Press Conferences 2019

09:15 - 10:00Gallus (Stand 5B28)

  • Gallus – A Heidelberg Group Company
  • Why hybrid printing
  • Gallus product innovations 2019
 
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10:30 - 11:10Labelexpo Global Series (Press Office Theatre)

  • Welcome to the 40th anniversary edition of Labelexpo Europe: highlights of this year’s show
  • Overview of current industry trends and growth areas
  • What’s new for Labelexpo Global Series – including Brand Print
  • Label Academy update
  • World Label Awards presentations

 

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11:25 - 12:25Epson (Press Office Theatre)

Inkjet technology: a sustainable more profitable future for label production 
 
  • Epson’s strategic vision for the future of the label industry 
  • New innovations including:
    • High speed industrial label printer (Surepress L-6534 VW)
    • Global launch of ColorWorks on-demand digital label printers
    • Food Contact Material (FCM) regulation compliant label printers
    • LabelWorks printers
    • SurePress industrial digital label printer with a new in-line spectrophotometer 
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12:30 - 14:00Lunch (press office)

14:15 - 14:45Durst (press office theatre)

  • Short corporate overview of Durst Group
  • Review on 15 months Tau 330 RSC field experience with customer feedback
  • Durst’s new product launches at Labelexpo Europe 2019

 

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15:00 - 15:30Konica Minolta (Press Office Theatre)

  • Konica Minolta Performance: Analysis, classification and market forecast
  • The new AccurioLabel 230 – the next step
  • MGI JETVarnish 3D WEB Color+ embellishment for label and flexible packaging
  • Q&A with additional speakers: Toshitaka Uemura, Director Global IP Strategy & Business Development, Konica Minolta, Tony Charlet, General Manager Industrial Printing, Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe,  and Victor Abergel, Executive Vice President & Managing Director, MGI Digital Technology Group
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15:45 - 16:15Xeikon (Press Office Theatre)

  • Update on Xeikon's business strategy in the label market  
  • Xeikon’s TRANSFORM programme
  • Portfolio update and new product launches since Labelexpo Europe 2017

 

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16:45 - 17:15HP (stand 5C200)

  • An overview 
  • HP Indigo’s portfolio of digital labels and packaging solutions 
  • New digital embellishment and brand protection solutions
  • New opportunities for label converters to diversify and grow into flexible packaging and shrink sleeves
 
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08:15 - 08:45Avery Dennison (stand 5A31)

Making a Material  Difference:
 
  • Latest developments on business and innovation strategy
  • An update on the progress towards the ambitious 2025 Sustainability Goals
  • Demonstration of a range of newly launched and significant innovations across four key areas of focus, including sustainable materials and intelligent labels 
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09:00 - 10:00Bobst/Mouvent (Stand 3A59)

  • BOBST and Mouvent's most complete product portfolio at Labelexpo 2019: BOBST transforming into a digitalized company (Jean-Pascal Bobst)
  • Technology news of the day: Hybrid press, DigiColor, REVO successes (Federico D'Annunzio)
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10:30 - 11:00Odesyo (Press Office Theatre)

Print quality: sparing $9 billion per year:

  • Today’s QC machines and their inherent costly limitations
  • Smijet’s new disruptive technologies easily overcome those limits and prevent waste before it is created
  • Introducing Artificial Intelligence to instantly track and correct (in-line and at production speeds) color consistency and print faults on 100% of the printed surface, whatever the substrate
  • About Odesyo
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11:15 - 11:45GEW (Press Office Theatre)

  • Latest product innovations
  • Launch of GEW’s new LeoLED curing system: the next generation for LED UV curing
  • How LeoLED design differs from earlier GEW models, its key features, and the many benefits to the customer
 
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12:00 - 12:30Screen Europe (press office theatre)

  • Screen explores why inkjet is the fastest growing technology in label printing
  • Expanding its remit into further applications, and strengthening its position within high-end labels, Screen provides an update on its game-changing label presses
 
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12:45 - 13:45Lunch (press office)

14:00 - 14:30FINAT (Press Office Theatre)

  • The official award ceremony and announcement of the winners of the #LABELicious European Young Talent Competition, a FINAT initiative
  • In addition to the speakers, there will be representatives of the 3 Platinum Partners: Avery Dennison, Gallus, and HP; and the winners of the  #LABELicious European Young Talent Competition
  • For more information visit www.labelicious.eu and www.finat.com
 
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14:45 - 15:15Phoseon Technology (press office theatre)

  • Latest Phoseon LED product innovations and curing technologies
  • Advantages of UV LED curing solutions
  • Challenges in selecting your UV LED curing solution

 

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15:30 - 16:00Ethic Software (stand 5B80)

  • ETHIC Software: 20th anniversary and as young and dynamic as ever, with the arrival of the new generation
  • From legendary discretion to openness to Europe
  • With the new “Collection 2.0”: the “ETHIC Web & Mobile CRM”, the “ETHIC Web ERP”,  the “2.0 ETHIC”, and other surprises…

 

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16:15 - 16:45Taghleef (stand 5C40)

  • Ti sustainable solutions for shrink labels market
  • Ti sustainable solutions for in-mold labels market
  • Ti programs that support sustainability and circular economy
  • Ti innovations in pressure sensitive labels  
 
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17:00 - 17:30OMET (stand 6C49)

  • The new X7 printing press
  • OMET Printing Revolution: all the innovations introduced at Labelexpo Europe 2019
  • The Green Side of Printing: OMET introduces its sustainability program
 
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09:00 - 09:45Pantec (Stand 5A36)

  • Multifoil design: winning the battle on the shelf
  • The new RHINO™ flat bed hot foil embossing system product portfolio

 

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10:15 - 10:45KURZ (Press office theatre)

DIGITAL METAL®, the innovative enhancement process for digital finishing with real metal to make (digital) printing really exciting:

  • Digital print finishing – all-in-one solutions as well as modular ones – from KURZ perfectly complement not only digital, but also analog presses
  • Real added value in printing with the highest quality, high production speed and with precise customized metallization by the KURZ DM-LINER®
 
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11:00 - 11:30Flexo24.com (Press Office Theatre)

Flexo 24 is the first online flexo service available around the clock to manufacture digitally imaged photopolymer plates for flexo printing. This session will look specifically at:
 
  • How the ready-to-use technology boosts innovation in the flexographic market, made by Nu-Maber's 30 years of experience
  • The benefits of Flexo 24's e-commerce service
  • The reliability of the first B2B e-commerce site for flexo

 

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11:45 - 12:15GIC (Press Office Theatre)

  • Presentation about GIC
  • RFID and its applications
  • New innovations in the field of RFID
 
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12:30 - 13:00SISTRADE (Press Office Theatre)

  • Sistrade news: Multilayer labels – Estimating and Job Order management
  • Sistrade news: Cylinder and cliché supplier management
  • Industry 4.0 in label converting industry

 

13:15 - 14:15Lunch (press office)

Please note: A  media lunch is available on day 4, Friday 27 September, between 12:00-14:00.

 

14:30 - 15:00COLOP (Press Office Theatre)

  • COLOP innovations at the show:
    • The COLOP e-mark® - an electronic marking device
    • COLOP Standard Stamp Selection
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