MGI Premieres Production Model JETvarnish 3D at Emballage Packaging Show in Paris

Published Thursday, 15 November, 2012
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MGI Digital Graphic Technology, the digital press and finishing solutions manufacturer, announced that the final production model of the JETvarnish 3D will premiere at Emballage 2012, the international packaging exhibition. Emballage, held every two years in France, will take place November 19-22 at Paris Nord-Villepinte (MGI booth in hall 6, #K130).

Utilizing MGI’s award-winning inkjet technology, the JETvarnish 3D provides print service providers (using offset, flexo & digital technologies), a revolutionary solution to maximize brand recognition, visibility and profit margin on printed jobs. The JETvarnish 3D applies spot UV coating for both flat and 3D raised effects (8-100µ of thickness) on runs from one to thousands and more.
 
The JETvarnish 3D’s new capabilities produce beautiful, tactile 3D effects that enhance visual appeal and bring a new sensory dimension to all printed projects, the ultimate finishing solution for adding value to jobs and allowing brands to take their messaging to a new level.
 
The packaging market is an ideal fit for the JETvarnish 3D in a multitude of applications, including luxury, cosmetics, jewelry and food/beverage, among others. The JETvarnish 3D is perfectly suited for personalized and limited edition projects, proofing and VIP/special event flyers, book covers, point-of-sale materials and brochures, just to name a few.
 
Key JETvarnish 3D specifications include:
  • Supported sheet sizes from A4 to 52x105 cm (US letter to 20x42’’)
  • Compatible with printed jobs from offset/flexo/digital
  • Production speed up to 3,000 B2 sheets per hour
  • New faster make-ready process including a camera to ensure on-the-fly image registration
  • New UV coating formula to ensure a wide compatibility on all kinds of surfaces, laminated/non-laminated and with/without aqueous coating
 
Other equipment on display from the MGI Group will include:
Official 2012 MGI CMYK Logo (all in blue) 4cm
  • Meteor DP8700 XL
    MGI’s flagship multi-substrate digital pressable to print on paper, plastics and envelopes. The Meteor DP8700 XL can print on substrates from 70 to 350gsm for paper and 100-400µ for synthetics such as PVC, Polycarbonate, Polyester or Teslin. It features the longest sheet size among production digital presses, up to 330x1020 cm / 13x40” and a print resolution of 3600 dpi/270 lpi.
  • High performance feeders
    KÖRA-PACKMAT
    , the German subsidiary of the MGI Group, will present a range of industrial feeders dedicated for the demanding applications in the packaging industry. They are able to handle bi-dimensional or tri-dimensional objects, such as cards, samples or USB flash drives. KÖRA-PACKMAT also develops and sells wrapping lines for flat products, including credit cards, SIM cards and invitation cards.