Queensland based label printer insignia Pty Ltd have added additional capacity into their Melbourne plant with the installation of another Mark Andy 2200 flexo press supplied and installed by Aldus Engineering
This press is the 2nd Mark Andy press installation into the new Knoxfield factory together with turret rewinders, a Rotoflex die cutter and a Rotoflex Slitter rewinder, all supplied by Aldus.
The latest Mark Andy 2200 was fully equipped with GEW UV and hot air drying, roll loader, Harper anilox rolls, web turn bar, delam/relam unit to enable insignia front and back printing, die hoist, increase press speed from 150 to 228mpm and capped off with the latest Trucolor video camera unit.
Howard Gill, Operations manager comments on insignia’s press selection when purchasing another Mark Andy; “This the eighth Mark Andy we have installed (the third new press in 18 months). As we are going through a large growth phase, press reliability and consistency was a key factor in our selection. This equipment has proven to be a great fit for our product mix. In addition, we are well supported by Aldus Engineering.”
Kevin Murphy, Aldus Northern region Sales manager adds, “ We have had a great business & personal relationship with insignia for many years, and it’s very pleasing to see our clients returning to purchase their 2nd, 3rd and especially their 8th Mark Andy press from us, it just goes to show that Mark Andy & Aldus are satisfying the needs of our clients.