Mark Andy Inc.
Address: Chesterfield Airport Road, 18081
City: St. Louis. MO
- Combination press
- Hot foil stamping
Address: Chesterfield Airport Road, 18081
City: St. Louis. MO
A party of more than 50 students and lecturers from the Polygraphy Department of the local Technical University were invited to Mark Andy’s showroom and demonstration facility in Warsaw for a private tutorial session on labels and narrow web technology. This followed the recent and highly successful Open House which attracted converters from Europe and beyond, so the students could see the same extensive range of Mark Andy machines in action.
In a move that is highly strategic for its trade printing business, Dublin based JR Labels has installed the first Mark Andy Digital One label press in Ireland. The Digital One, which has a 330mm web width is a hybrid platform that includes a CMYK dry toner unit preceded by a web cleaner, and followed by a single flexo station for decoration (spot color, cold foil, lamination, varnish), and finally a die cutting unit.
Rotoflex is set to present a diverse range of offline inspection, slitting and rewinding solutions during Labelexpo Europe (25-28 September) in Brussels, Belgium.
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 Mark Andy Digital One has been highly profitable for the Chicago-based converter
American manufacturer Mark Andy will be showing its portfolio of narrow web printing and converting technology at the Brussels expo, including new press configuration options, and retrofittable enhancements.
The leading American manufacturer of narrow web presses, Mark Andy, will be exhibiting at Packaging Innovations for the first time. Historically renowned for its range of high-performance flexo presses for the label and printed packaging markets, Mark Andy will give a UK Premier to its new Digital One press.
Any label converter that carries more than €750,000’s worth of stock, which equates to one month’s supply, may be considered a major player – when that company is in Romania, with its relatively small and undeveloped market, it makes an even larger statement. Nick Coombes reports from Cluj-Napoca.
In what is claimed as a significant milestone in its growing market penetration in Europe, Mark Andy has made a conquest sale to leading Polish label converter Mal-Pol, based in Olesin, some 35km east of the capital city Warsaw.
One of the UK’s leading converter of pharmaceutical, healthcare, and medical labels has chosen a Mark Andy Digital One press as part of a major investment programme in technology and a new extension at its headquarters in Irvine, Scotland. CV Labels, which was founded in 1989, moved into the pharma market in 2008, following a major decline in Scotland’s electronics sector, which moved manufacturing to Eastern Europe and Asia.
With so much to see at the Easy Fairs event, you may have missed seeing what the leading narrow web press manufacturer had on working display. Mark Andy gave a first UK showing to its Digital One press at Packaging Innovations, and declared it a ‘resounding success’, with enquiries for this entry-level digital print technology coming from a wide sector of the market.
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.
Mark Andy’s toner-based entry level digital press, Digital One, is attracting interest from a wide variety of companies, from label converters to brand owners, and advertising agencies, all of which see the benefits of a system that offers high quality print and converting inline.
Following its successful launch in Europe at Labelexpo Brussels last year, Mark Andy has been enjoying remarkable success with sales of its Digital One press. One of the latest, and significantly the first in France, is at NTE (Nord Techniques Etiquetage) in the northern town of Lille, where the family-owned and managed company has built a successful business in the industrial label sector since beginning in 1984. Currently employing 20 staff, NTE enjoys an annual turnover approaching €5m.
Labels, Tags & Inserts (LTI) has switched allegiance to Vetaphone for surface treatment on its Mark Andy presses after performance and reliability issues with its former supplier. The family owned business in Burlington NC currently operates six Mark Andy flexo lines, from two- up to nine-colours, as well as one of the manufacturer’s new entry-level Digital One toner presses.
Mark Andy Europe held another of its educational workshops at the demo centre in Warsaw recently. The event was organised for the students of the Printing Technologies Unit that is part of the Faculty of Production Engineering at Warsaw Technical University.
As a pioneer to the label and packaging industry, we would like to announce the acquisition of Brandtjen & Kluge, Inc., a US manufacturer of reliable, high-quality print finishing equipment for foil stamping, die cutting, folding and gluing, and UV coating.
In the 10 years since its foundation, family-owned and managed Eidco Labels has grown to become one of Lebanon’s leading label suppliers. Housed in a purpose-built facility in Zouk Mikael, on the outskirts of capital city Beirut, the company employs 25 staff and is self-sufficient from pre-press to despatch.
Long established and family owned trade printer, Craig & Parsons, has installed a Mark Andy Digital One press at its plant in Folkestone, Kent, to handle short run work for its extensive portfolio of well-known high street names, most of which it supplies through print management companies. The Digital One joins a bank of six narrow web flexo presses that includes a Mark Andy 2200 UV-flexo press that was itself responsible for bringing four-colour work in-house.
and celebrates the installation of its Mark Andy Digital One
Labelexpo Americas is the prime opportunity to witness the new face of Mark Andy and truly understand our commitment to the converter.
- A three-day event in Warsaw 11th- 13th September The programme will consist of interactive demonstrations and panel discussions on relevant industry topics, such as digital hybrid and low migration
One of Denmark’s leading label converters, FlexoPrint AS, has installed a Mark Andy Digital Series press at its headquarters in Randers. The inkjet/flexo line is the first in Denmark and was chosen for being a ‘true hybrid’ according to CEO Lars Ole Nauta, who commented: “We know the flexo process well and see UV inkjet as a stable production platform and the best match for the quality our clients demand. To be able to secure the best of both from one manufacturer made the choice of Mark Andy an easy one.”
As part of its strategic programme to educate the printers and converters of tomorrow, Mark Andy Europe launched a competition for students earlier this year. The aim was to encourage young people from all over Europe who are studying any subject related to art, design or printing to submit designs for labels to be printed at the Hybrid Forum Open House at Mark Andy’s European HQ in Warsaw.
Mark Andy Print Products, the supplies, and consumables division of Mark Andy Inc. has been named the preferred global distributor of RotoMetrics print cylinders and magnetic cylinders. The partnership supports Mark Andy Print Products' commitment to maximizing uptime and pressroom efficiency, offering printers and converters best-in-class offerings for their tooling needs and the ability to get all their printing equipment, supplies, and services from a single source.
Mark Andy has announced important personnel changes, effective from the 1st of January 2019
Saica Flex Deeside celebrated winning not one but two Awards at the recent EFIA Gala Night in Manchester – and both were printed on a Mark Andy Performance Series P5 press.
Leading UK converter of high-quality labels and shrink sleeves, Berkshire Labels, has installed the first 17” (430mm) Mark Andy Performance Series P9E at its manufacturing facility in Hungerford, some 100km west of London. The P9E is the latest model in Mark Andy’s range of Performance Series flexo presses and is designed for specialist film applications as well as traditional label converting. It joins a 17” Mark Andy P7 installed in 2017 and three other 13” Mark Andy presses at Hungerford.
Adding digital technology to its certified pre-owned flexo presses
Mehner & Rust Etiketten GmbH (MRE), based in Lichtentanne, a small town between Plauen and Zwickau in Saxony, can trace its roots back to the period immediately after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989.
Moscow based label converter Firma Sigma has installed a Mark Andy Performance Series P4 at its production facility in the Russian capital. It is the first P4 to be installed in the country and will complement Sigma’s existing four Mark Andy 2200 presses with its compatible tooling.
One of the young and most dynamic narrow web converters in the Benelux, Flexprinter, has chosen to grow its business with a Mark Andy P7E at its modern production facility in Nazareth, Belgium. This start-up operation, which is the brainchild of owner and Managing Director Micha?l Thorrez, has chosen to focus on the roll-to-roll production of labels, pouches, sachets, shrink sleeves, and flow packs, as well as other flexible packaging.
Award-winning Atlantis-Pak, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of sausage casings, has installed a Mark Andy Performance Series P7 flexo press in its label printing department in Rostov-on-Don in southern Russia. The new Mark Andy, which joins three European manufactured presses, already accounts for 40% of total label production at the plant.
From relatively humble beginnings in 1945, Drorys Packlist has grown to become one of Italy’s premier label converters, and under the current ownership and management of the Bròcani family is well placed to develop and enhance its reputation for innovation and environmental care in the packaging market.
In this difficult and rapidly evolving time, we are all dealing with challenges that affect our home and our office.
Colorado Etiquettes, the Rouen based family business that has been supplying the French label industry since 1973, has installed the first Mark Andy Evolution flexo press in Europe.
Mark Andy is excited to announce an upcoming webinar with Label & Narrow Web Wednesday, November 11th at 2:00 PM ET. The topic of the educational webinar is decision-making in the current volatile COVID-19 environment.
Printers all around the world are pushing production boundaries to increase revenue and grow their businesses, but at the end of the day, there are typically two avenues to growth: selling more to current customers or acquiring new customers.
One of the highest demand requests we have received since limiting demo room traffic is more face time with our technical experts.
Mark Andy is launching the second iteration of its Evolution Series flexo press, which initially debuted at Labelexpo Europe in 2019. The newest press, Evolution Series E3, is poised to fill a gap in the market for a servo powered machine that prioritizes both ease of use and reducing operating costs known to affect legacy presses.
In this webinar, expert operators will discuss the common questions and concerns of adding digital printing to the pressroom, their perception of an operator’s learning curve, and their overall experience of implementing this new technology and printing process in their workflows.
The US-based label press manufacturer turns 75 this year as the company continues to innovate the world of flexo and digital solutions
Steve Schulte, Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Mark Andy, was presented the coveted Supplier of the Year award at TLMI’s Annual Meeting last month in Naples, Florida
Belarus based Flex-n-Roll PRO has installed two state-of-the-art presses at its production facility in Minsk – the new Mark Andy Digital Series HD and Mark Andy Evolution Series E5
This September the printing assets of FANO expanded with a new Evolution Series E3. The 13-inch web width flexo press is the latest solution from Mark Andy purchased by the Warsaw-based manufacturer.
Interket equips new E5 printing press from Mark Andy completely with LED UV technology from start-up company modulux
Although RFID technology has been available for many years, it’s only in recent times that it has become a part of our daily lives. Today, all kinds of sectors use RFID, from the food and beverage industry to clothing, laundries, hotels, car parks and others that are too many to name.
With the continued growth of digital print production in the narrow web sector, flexo press manufacturers have been keen to tap into markets where a combination of print technology offers converters something different
The leading manufacturer of narrow- and mid-web printing talks about the benefits of hybrid printing capabilities at the Intercontinental Flexography Conference 2021 and the International Congress of Graphic Technology, Fifth Edition.
Digital Series iQ is a fully integrated inkjet press built on the proven Evolution Series platforms with a robust inkjet module, boasting digital brain and printing excellence.
Mark Andy Print Products, the supplies and consumables division for Mark Andy Inc., is pleased to announce its relocation from Des Plaines, Illinois, to 4301 Rider Trail North, Suite 500, Earth City, Missouri, U.S.
More innovative printing presses, 50 new full-time jobs, dynamic development and foreign expansion are among the current plans of Reganta, the printing company based in Lodz, Poland, which was started in 2013 and already employs 75 staff. This ambitious programme is key to the future growth of the company’s customer portfolio, and of strategic importance to the local business community.
Family-owned label converter Craig & Parsons reports a record year and adds a second Mark Andy digital press to increase capacity at its production facility in Kent
Color-Logic has announced certification of the Mark Andy Digital Series iQ Label Press. Discussing the certification, Mark Geeves, Color-Logic Director of Sales and Marketing, said: "With the Mark Andy Digital Series iQ Label Press, digital printing is now available to mainstream label producers in a familiar equipment configuration with inline processing.
ADHESIVAS IBI, the family business that has been supplying labels to the Spanish market since 1980, has installed a Mark Andy Evolution flexo press
Leading narrow web press manufacturer, Mark Andy, is delighted to confirm its participation at Labelexpo Europe 2022 in Brussels.
In a year blighted by the global Covid pandemic, leading US manufacturer of narrow web press technology, Mark Andy, has reported record sales for its team in the LATAM region, with installations from Mexico and the Caribbean in the north, to Argentina in the south, and a healthy mix of flexo and digital technology.
In what is being described as another step in the dynamic development of the Company, Reganta, the Polish label printer based in Lodz, has recently installed two new Mark Andy flexo presses.
Beta-Point, one of Poland’s fastest growing printing companies, has purchased an 8-colour Mark Andy Evolution E3 flexo press that will enable it to offer its customers a completely new range of high-quality products.
Leading West Midlands based narrow web converter, Daymark Labels, is the latest company to instal a Mark Andy Digital Pro 3 press at its production facility in Hartlebury, Worcestershire, and according to General Manager, Kevan Palmer, it has made a fundamental difference to job throughput.
One of the many events scheduled by Mark Andy Europe for the first half of 2022 was an Open House for print students held at its Warsaw showroom and demo facility on 22nd April.
On 11 and 12 of May, Mark Andy organized the Open House in its Warsaw-based Demo Room, devoted for company’s authorized dealers representing different regions of the world – Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America. It was the second event, concerning Mark Andy’s equipment presentations, organized in the recent time.
Partnership and collaboration place best in class productivity, innovative marking technology, and reliable toner label production in the hands of all label and packaging converters.
with new Evolution Series E5 from Mark Andy
Mark Andy presents its comprehensive range of digital/flexo hybrid presses, and its latest Evolution flexo technology
to extend its capability and grow its export markets
Mark Andy Digital Hybrid Solution featured at US and Europe Open House Events, New Product Additions, and Attendance at Labelexpo Chicago
Mark Andy makes the case for hardworking labels
Mark Andy introduces the new digital press incorporating Konica Minolta AL400 print engine, along with flexo, finishing and workflow products
Essentra Packaging, based in Lublin (Poland), is part of the international Essentra Group. Recently, it has purchased its first hybrid printing press.
When Kevin and Greg Wichman launched Pro Label with Brian Hermann back in 1992, they could not have imagined the company would grow to become one of the top US label converters and be the first to install a Mark Andy Digital Series iQ hybrid press.
It was in 2017 that Arti-Bau, the Polish label converter based in Sleza, near Wroclaw, became the first European user of a Mark Andy Digital Series hybrid press. Monika Stefanska, President of the printing company, believes that the investment was a milestone in the company’s development.
In a move that it describes as ‘ground-breaking’, Mark Andy, the leading American manufacturer of narrow and mid web print technology, has announced the launch of sMArt link, a new real-time on-press monitoring system designed to optimize press utilization for label and package print converters.
According to Dave Warner, General Manager at Commerce Label, Inc. (CLI), the reason the company decided to add to its existing digital capability with a hybrid was to ‘improve efficiency and maximize output’.
Century Printing & Packaging (CP&P), a family-owned label converting company located in Greer SC, has invested in one of the newly launched Mark Andy Digital Series iQ digital hybrid presses.
If you looked for a high-volume label converter that offered low fixed prices, proven quality, and a delivery service second to none, you would look no further than OMNI Systems, the Cleveland, OH based business that is the largest privately-owned thermal media company in the USA.
‘Digital transformation’ was Mark Andy’s informal motto at Labelexpo Americas 2022, which was held recently after a four-year break.
The Polish-based MD Labels printer from Kalisz has recently purchased its second hybrid press from Mark Andy. The company opted for Digital Series HD model. Since the first day of working with a new press, the MD Labels’ owners have noticed many benefits of their latest investment.
Dublin based Label Tech, one of the largest independent label converters in Ireland, marked its 30th anniversary in 2022 by installing another Mark Andy Evolution Series E5 flexo press at its facility in Santry on the northern outskirts of the Irish capital.
The meeting was attended by machine operators and printers, technologists, production managers, prepress workers and representatives of commercial departments of flexographic printing houses based on narrow- and medium-web technologies.
To many people, a label is purely a decorative item used to convey information and draw attention to a product. We are used to using labels to influence our purchasing decisions in a variety of places like supermarket shelves and pharmacies. But what about the environments through which these labels must travel?
One of Poland’s leading label converters, Wiking Graf, has ordered a Mark Andy Evolution Series E5 flexo press for its new and high-tech production facility in Lodz.
Low migration (LM) issues catch the attention of many printers and converters because of increasingly stringent and constantly changing legislation.
We are excited to partner with Maxcess® to elevate productivity for single-pass narrow web printing and converting.
You know full well what impacts your business and bottom line. Reducing and driving down label production costs is the first thought. Right?