manroland web systems forays into packaging printing

manroland web systems is setting a new benchmark for webfed printing presses featuring the latest in automation and technology for the growing packaging printing industry

Depending on applications ranging from board to foil printing, an optimized arrangement of presses with offset, flexo and gravure printing units in hybrid configuration is available. The established PECOM-X drive, operation and workflow management system is the basis for combining various components from manroland web systems to form a one-system solution.

The first press of the new generation has been sold with Offset and Gravure printing units for the flexible packaging industry. manroland web systems' longstanding experience in highly automated offset printing offers our clients in the packaging sector new possibilities for staying competitive and allows them to react to the increasing demands of the market.

Meaning ever-shorter print runs, increasing price pressure, consistently high printing quality, reproducibility, just-in-time production, sustainability and an overruling machine intelligence through networking of processes and systems. The most modern manroland web systems pre-setting, regulating and control systems enable waste reduction of double digit figures.

Industry 4.0 is reality in the new packaging printing press from day one. An integral component of the one-stop solution from manroland web systems is the globally available Life-Time-Service package which is strongly linked with the automation of the press. It connects users to the three service pillars: Solutions, Support and Store. And that means predictable costs and 24/7 access to the TeleSupportCenter during the entire life cycle of the press as well as the highest level of convenience for order processing of wear and spare part supplies via the manroland web STORE.

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