Over 50 international companies from corrugated industry were present at the event held in Barberán facilities in Castelldefels, Barcelona, on October 26th-27th.
Barberán introduced the latest Jetmaster 1890, 6 colours printer (CMYK + Orange & Violet). The unique industrial solution in digital Single-Pass for corrugated industry available in the market.
The attendees had the opportunity to see the high speed (over 6500 m2/hour) and the outstanding quality of Barberán Jetmaster printers.
Live demonstrations on 1,89 m width corrugated sheets and double feeding with a different design in each sheet.
Inks manufacturers like TOYO Inks and CHIMIGRAF talked about UV Inks, low migration and indirect food contact, and there was a presentation about the impact of digital into a corrugating plant presented by HINOJOSA GROUP.
The acquired experience with gravure and flexographic printers for the last 40 years in the wood industry allowed Barberán to make the leap in 2007 to Industrial digital printing. After having supplied several production lines in the wood and PVC industry, in 2013 the first complete production line to the corrugated industry was supplied to company Hinojosa. Followed in 2014 by Smurfit Kappa and in 2015 by companies Bennett Packaging from the US, Abbe Corrugated from Australia, Ondapack Sud from Italy and 4 more lines are to be installed before next spring.