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Appointments

KBA-Flexotecnica: a new role for Richard Warnick

He has been appointed sales manager for the United Kingdom, Ireland and Scandinavia with immediate effect. Parallel to these duties, he will also be acting as global key account manager.

The Italian Koenig & Bauer Group subsidiary KBA-Flexotecnica S.p.A. has expanded its sales team. Richard Warnick has been appointed sales manager for the United Kingdom, Ireland and Scandinavia with immediate effect. Parallel to…

Packaging

Italy: Crown Imballaggi Italia has installed a new AVT Titan 100% inspection solution

The installation represents further growth in the collaboration between Crown and AVT, that now includes Titan installations at various Crown Packaging Europe production facilities.

Crown Imballaggi Italia, part of Crown Holdings, food metal packaging supplier, recently installed a new AVT Titan 100% inspection solution at its Calerno, Italy manufacturing plant.

Installations

Kuwait: Al-Resala Printing Press chose a KBA Rapida 105

The new product, a five-colour model with coater and extended delivery, entered production at the beginning of the year.

Al-Resala Printing Press chose a KBA Rapida 105 with the aim to grow. It was back in 1968 that Jassim Mubarak Al-Jassim founded the company Al-Resala Printing Press in Kuwait.

Appointments

New members for the Executive Board of Koenig & Bauer

Now Ralf Sammeck leads the Sheetfed division, and Christoph Müller the Digital & Web division. The Supervisory Board has delegated Andreas Pleßke to the Executive Board for a period of one year from 1 June 2017.

The Supervisory Board of Koenig & Bauer AG has appointed Ralf Sammeck and Christoph Müller to the Executive Board with effect from 1 June 2017.

Offset

Rheinisch-Bergische Druckerei invests in a further varnishing unit for the KBA Cortina

In coldset printing, the in-line finishing of the printed products with an integrated varnishing unit for water-based varnish and an IR dryer is a unique feature of the KBA Cortina, which produces without any damping units.

Rheinisch-Bergische Druckerei GmbH (RBD), media company of Düsseldorf , has invested in a further varnishing unit for its KBA Cortina press in order to double its finishing capacity from August 2017 onwards.

Digital and flexographic press

KBA builds a new demo centre in Würzburg

It is the latest in a series of new buildings at the Würzburg site, following a new logistics centre and design building in 2001, two new production halls in 2003 and 2008 and a new foundry in 2012.

Nine months before the official ceremony to mark the 200th anniversary of Koenig & Bauer AG (KBA) in September 2017, the foundations were laid in January at the company’s Würzburg parent plant for…

Paper

Algro Design Card carton board from Sappi is the substrate for Actega Terra’s calendar

The quality of the printing substrate once again strongly differentiates the calendar from commonly used image-printing paper types. The theme this year is “Cultures”: The calendar includes photographs that focus on people, their habits, everyday activities, their lives.

Inspiration for packaging printing: as in previous years, the popular new edition of the photo wall calendar from Actega Terra GmbH reflects a variety of varnish finishing on the bright white Algro Design…

Events

Four companies from the KBA Group will present a selection of solutions at interpack

The Koenig & Bauer Group meanwhile makes almost 70 % of its sales of new presses with printing, marking, finishing and further processing technologies in the growing packaging market.

Four companies from the KBA Group will be presenting a selection from their wide range of solutions at this year’s interpack in Düsseldorf, on a joint stand in Hall 12 (Stand No. C36)….

Installations

Germany: DS Smith chooses KBA large format again for its new facility in Erlensee

A new Rapida 145 has already been taken into service, and further large-format Rapidas were relocated to Erlensee from the old print centre in Hanau.

KBA has already been supplying sheetfed offset technology to the Hanau facility of international packaging group DS Smith for several decades.

Installations

Kazakhstan: Dauir Printing House invests in a KBA Rapida 105 press

Today, Dauir counts a workforce of almost 600 employees, many of whom have studied at the Moscow Institute of Printing. The product portfolio centres around illustrated books, encyclopaedias and popular literature.

In January of this year, a KBA Rapida 105 press went into production at the Dauir Printing House in Almaty, the former capital of Kazakhstan. The four-colour press is equipped for commercial printing…

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