Xeikon International NV
Address: Duwyckstraat 17
Address: Duwyckstraat 17
It was hard to miss Xeikon at its prime location during the first Printing United trade show, held from October 23 to 25 in Dallas. The event marked the North American debut of the company’s CX500 product, and its Wall Deco Discovery solution.
Xeikon Café 2019 has once again stirred considerable excitement in its latest applications and innovations – this time at its latest event in Milan. Taking place mid-October in the spectacular setting of the Villa Campari in Sesto San Giovanni, Xeikon’s creatively crafted conference programme proved a huge attraction for Italian printers countrywide. Senior representatives from over eighteen companies enjoyed the experience and location of the Campari Museum – one of the most iconic and famous Italian brands.
Xeikon America, Inc. and Anderson & Vreeland, Inc. today jointly announced that the companies have entered into a definitive agreement under which Anderson & Vreeland will sell the Xeikon line of dry toner and inkjet-based digital label presses in the United States and Canada. The move, which was announced at the TLMI annual meeting, exponentially increases Xeikon’s sales strength in North America.
Company selects Xeikon dry toner press to achieve highest speeds, benchmark quality, extended colour gamut and substrate flexibility.
Guru Labels in Australia has installed a second Xeikon 3300 digital label press with inline finishing to further expand its capabilities and drive new business plans.
Showcasing at Labelexpo 2019, Xeikon will present its latest advancements in labeling technology, a new ‘smart label’ solution developed and created in partnership with UPM Raflatac and Magic Add. Demonstrations will be held on both Xeikon and UPM Raflatac’s stands at the show. The cloud-based application enables track and trace capability for labels; it is designed to help brand owners wanting to bring labels and packaging online, they are now better able to measure the success of their campaigns or to control the supply chain.
With an omnipresence throughout the show and in all zones, Xeikon is pleased to participate in the Flexible Packaging Arena and present its new fleXflow for pouch production. Designed to create new business opportunities for label converters, fleXflow is one of four of Xeikon’s full production lines at the show.
Xeikon to announce new and innovative applications and features with an omnipresence throughout the show and in all zones
With 40 years’ experience, ARGRAF has become a reference in the manufacturing of food labels and a leader in high-end wine labels. Its achievement of this position has been based on quality and innovation. In 2017, in order to continue its forward progress, the company decided to commit to web-fed digital printing by enlarging its self-adhesive department with the addition of two digital printing presses. In 2019, ARGRAF extended its portfolio again with the acquisition of a Xeikon CX3 digital press, designed specifically for the production of self-adhesive labels.
Xeikon is set to showcase four live production solutions at Labelexpo Europe 2019 (September 24 to 27) - Hall 5 Stand C28. The company will also introduce its latest advisory tool ‘TRANSFORM’ sharing the company’s deeper understanding, experience, and valued digital printing expertise with the international label community, Xeikon can offer printers and converters insights into different ways of transforming a label printing business into a business for the future.
Xeikon is set to showcase its complete portfolio of innovative solutions at PrintEx 2019. Taking place in Australia at Sydney’s Olympic Park, 13 - 16 August, this popular show attracts the wider print community. Xeikon will use this opportunity to highlight the fact that Xeikon technology is much more than a labels platform. The company is set to demonstrate the multiplicity and breadth of solutions they have for a variety of sectors that use both inkjet and dry-toner technology, all driven by Xeikon’s powerful and user-friendly digital front end, the X-800. Xeikon is focused on meeting and supporting businesses looking to diversify and add new revenue streams.
A 'must see' supplier at any label event and at this year's Labelexpo 2019 – Xeikon is set to help the label community transform and prepare for tomorrow's challenges.
Established in 1988, Xeikon started the revolution in digital full colour printing out of a former Agfa production site in Mortsel, near Antwerp in Belgium. There, yet unknown to the outside world, it built the very first DCP-1 machine that was to be launched at Ipex 1993.
Xeikon is getting label converters ready for Labelexpo Europe 2019 (September 24 to 27) with the launch of its TRANSFORM advisory tool. On transform.xeikon.com, the company shares its digital printing expertise with the international label community, offering insight on ways to transform a label printing business. Starting now, visitors to the website can consult Xeikon and get advice on the ideal digital set-up for their business by simply answering a few questions. As a pioneer in full color digital label printing, Xeikon has gathered a wealth of knowledge on the key success factors in implementing digital production.
Xeikon, a subsidiary of Flint Group and market leader in digital colour printing technology for the graphic arts printing industry, is set to launch ‘The Power of Dry Toner’ campaign during Xeikon Café North America taking place in Chicago, Illinois 14 – 16 May. To coincide with the three day conference and exhibition, Xeikon is pleased to announce the appointment of Monika Olbricht as Global Sales Director for Graphic Arts. Olbricht will take the global lead in shaping this important market and be instrumental in the roll-out of the ‘power of dry toner’ campaign.
Xeikon has signed a partnership agreement with Polish packaging and converting specialist Technograph. The agreement, finalised at Xeikon Café 2019, will see Technograph distribute the Xeikon Cheetah series and Xeikon 3000 series, dry toner technology based presses for packaging production.
Xeikon Café Europe 2019 (www.xeikoncafe.com) once again proves to be a leading event in the packaging industry’s calendar. With a creatively crafted conference programme providing a 360° view of the trends, challenges and solutions for today’s packaging industry and an application-driven technical Academy, this multi-vendor, educational and networking event attracted close to 1.000 visitors over the 3 days – this included over 500 label and packaging converters attending from over 55 countries.
Regional expertise underpins commitment and drives growth strategy
Xeikon has applied to patent its Panther DuraCure UV curing technology for use with Xeikon PantherCure UV inks. This unique curing technology takes the Xeikon Panther UV-inkjet series of digital presses to new levels of performance. The Panther DuraCure curing technology is a unique technique achieving optimal gloss effects in all colours, as well as ultimate durability for multiple applications across multiple sectors. Key benefits are consistent curing performance, long-term durability, and the lowest possible energy consumption.
Xeikon is delighted to announce its partnership with Kotkamills Oy. Visitors to this year’s Xeikon Café will have the opportunity to see the first demonstrations of the Xeikon 3500 dry toner digital press printing on Kotkamills ISLA® Duo paper cup stock. This sustainable and plastic-free food packaging solution carries the potential for paper cup converters to create new business opportunities.
New technology developments will enhance dry toner productivity and quality.
Technology-agnostic educational forum offers expert insights on all aspects of digital production and a wide variety end-use applications
Xeikon, a market leader in digital colour printing technology for the labels and packaging as well as the graphic arts printing industry and a subsidiary of the Flint Group, will reaffirm its commitment to dry toner technology at Hunkeler Innovationdays 2019, Messe Lucerne, February 25 to 28.
Xeikon, a market leader in digital colour printing technology for the labels and packaging as well as the graphic arts printing industry and a subsidiary of the Flint Group, today reported that it has qualified Ahlstrom-Munksjö WALLSTAR DIGITAL® nonwoven wallcovering media for use on Xeikon digital presses as part of the alliance between the two companies.
Sweeping program featuring Exhibition, Conference and Academy promises actionable revenue-generating ideas and inspiration for packaging innovation
It all started with computer-cut wall tattoos. Now, eleven years later, K&L Wall Art is one of the leading e-commerce platforms for personalised wall designs. The company produces home accessories at its 1,500m2 facility in Berlin, exclusively using digital technology.
Xeikon’s breakthrough Walldeco Discovery Solution will convincingly demonstrate affordable, cost effective short run wall decoration production at the Heimtextil 2019 trade fair that will take place in Frankfurt, Germany, January 8 to 11 2019 - Hall 3.0 booth J65.
The digital front end capabilities of the highly responsive Xeikon 3300 proved to be a real crowd pleaser at Labelexpo India. Stealing the limelight was a roll-2-roll configuration which was sold at the show.
Divisions of Flint Group, including its Digital Solutions division, Xeikon, hosted one of the most popular exhibits at Labelexpo Americas 2018. The largest event for the label printing industry in the Americas, it was the venue for Xeikon’s announcement of its new entry-level Label Discovery solution featuring the Xeikon 3030. Xeikon showcased and sold all the digital label printing solutions it demonstrated at the trade show.
Over the last year, in a series of articles on the ‘PastPrintFuture’-blog, industry experts Laurel Brunner and Ed Boogaard have been chronicling the 25-year history of digital printing. To commemorate this milestone, there will also be a book of the same title – to be launched during Xeikon’s 30th anniversary celebration.
Xeikon Café (www.xeikoncafe.com) today announced the 2019 schedule for its Xeikon Café Exhibition & Conference events worldwide.
Xeikon, a global leader in the digital colour print market for the packaging and labelling industry, will be exhibiting at ALL4PACK 2018 in Hall 6, Aisle L, Stand 136.
Xeikon has announced the newest version of its X-800 digital front-end (DFE). It delivers maximum automation to enable the most powerful workflow on the market.
Next-generation Xeikon QB Toner replaces QA and ICE toners for all 3000 series and Cheetah digital label presses.
As part of Xeikon aXelerate, designed to improve production management with a focus on continuous improvement and Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE)
Xeikon’s Panther technology has achieved UL certification in combination with UL (Underwriters Laboratories) is an internationally recognised safety science company. This certification allows Xeikon and FLEXcon to use the UL mark on their products.
Xeikon announces Robert Welford as its new Vice President of Research and Development. He will also join Xeikon’s Leadership Team when he takes on the role on October 1st. Rob will run the Research and Development Department which includes engineering, ink and toner competence centres, print process and the project management office.
Xeikon announced an entry-level label printing and converting solution, offered at a price point that brings the lucrative label market squarely within reach for label converters of all sizes.
Automated offering optimises output and maximises quality.
As Label expo Chicago, draws nearer, visitors are becoming more and more excited to discover new and profitable niche opportunities for label printing applications. Additionally, as Xeikon prepare to exhibit their latest digital imaging label printers, a novel Ultrasilver smooth matt paper, self-adhesive laminated by UPM Raflatac, will be on display at Xeikon Booth number 728 in Hall 7.
Xeikon today announced their participation in the Automation Arena at Labelexpo Americas, the region’s largest conference for the label printing industry. This will be the American debut of the Automation Arena, which was first presented at Labelexpo Europe in 2017.
Belgium digital print service provider Colorisprint is celebrating this year its 20th year in operation, supported throughout by Xeikon technology including a Xeikon 8500.
Xeikon is showcasing the business production capabilities and door opening opportunities presented by the Xeikon 9800 digital press at IGAS 2018, July 26- 31, Tokyo Big Sight (East Halls), Tokyo, Japan.
This June, Xeikon is taking its successful Xeikon Café programme on the road in Australia and New Zealand.
International manufacturer of photo and digital papers uses trade show walls on its FESPA stand to show just what the Xeikon Wall Decoration Suite can do.
Label Traxx MIS joins with nearly thirty other printing industry suppliers as a sponsor of Xeikon Café North America, promoting its digital workflow optimization solutions for label printers. Running from May 15th through May 17th, Xeikon Café is offered free of charge to printers and label converters who register for the event at www.xeikoncafe.com. The café presents industry trends, best practices and expert views on current and future digital packaging challenges.
The success of Xeikon Café grows year on year and the fourth edition which took place last week was no exception. A record number of 830 unique visitors attended the four-day event, which had an international scope with attendees from 40 different countries – mainly Europe, Asia and Australia as American packaging and label printers are invited to the Xeikon Café North America that takes place May 15-17 in Itasca, Illinois.
Altrif Label, one of the leading companies in label printing in the Benelux and part of the St-Luc Labels & Packaging group, has increased its output with the Xeikon CX500. As the first beta-tester of the Xeikon CX500, Altrif Label aims to stay ahead at a technological level.
Keynote speaker Andrew Vorster will explore how to harness the capabilities of new technologies for driving innovation
Anjou Etiquettes has chosen the Xeikon CX3, the five-colour digital label press with the highest speed in its class, to better position itself in the market for very high quality short label printing runs and cost-efficient production of multiple label versions.
Demonstrations by nearly 40 industry suppliers showcasing creative label & packaging applications with real business impact
Keynote by Andrew Vorster will explore innovation initiatives and high-level speakers representing brands and printers will share how digital has pushed their businesses to the next level
Xeikon, an early innovator in the realm of full color digital printing, marks 30 years since its founding with a series of educational blogs chronicling the history of digital printing. The series, dubbed Triple-X, will be authored by industry experts Laurel Brunner and Ed Boogaard and will run between now and November, when Xeikon will celebrate its 30th anniversary.
New format focused on Inspiration, Education, and Networking.
Wall Decoration Suite allows to produce wallpaper rolls at up to 900 m2 per hour, making it the only digital alternative to high speed analogue technologies
Xeikon to be joined by two Flint Group divisions to address virtually all narrow web digital and conventional production needs.
The Finnish high-quality packaging printer Jaakkoo-Taara has again advanced its digital print capabilities by optimizing and automating its workflow processes for the production of digitally printed labels and folding cartons. The recently implemented customized workflow integrates Xeikon and Esko solutions, and provides Jaakkoo-Taara advantages in time savings, variable data capability, increased accuracy, color optimization, and smaller print runs.
Xeikon users can meet increased market demands for container decoration and offer a broader range of services following the certification of substrates from South Korean Filmax, a manufacturer of polypropylene films.
Xeikon to provide exclusive worldwide sales, service and support for EFI™ Jetrion® narrow web inkjet systems
Unique event to network, exchange ideas and expand knowledge of all the latest packaging innovations confirmed for March 20 to 23
Continued investments in dedicated marketing, services and business development for the North American market to spur growth
Xeikon announced today that it has terminated its Trillium liquid toner development project. The technology, first demonstrated at drupa 2016 in the Trillium One press, has encountered several challenges in bringing it to market as a commercial product. As a result, the decision has been made to re-focus resources and efforts where the company can add the most value and leverage its strengths in delivering exceptional customer solutions.
A thought leader with extensive hands-on experience in digital printing, bringing impressive skills to the organization
Xeikon invites Labelexpo visitors to taste innovation success with Val-Dieu beer.
Panther Series introduced, expanding Xeikon’s offering and application reach for the self-adhesive label market.
Based on new generation dry toner platform ready for Industry 4.0
Dry toner Cheetah Series and UV inkjet Panther Series make Xeikon’s digital label printing portfolio the broadest in the industry.
Unique customer service approach delivers significant benefits to label converters and their customers – showcased in Hall 11 and Hall 5
Citing the enormous growth and success of the latest European Xeikon Café editions, Xeikon today announced its first Xeikon Café North America. The event, sponsored by Xeikon and its partners, will provide a unique platform for learning, knowledge exchange and networking.