Following the nomination as finalist in the shortlist of the 2014 Label Industry Global Awards, GIDUE is proud to announce that it has been awarded with the Label Global Award for Innovation for the Digital Flexo Excellence™ Project, the latest revolutionary technology launched by GIDUE for the Labels & Packaging industry.Following the nomination as finalist in the shortlist of the 2014 Label Industry Global Awards, GIDUE is proud to announce that it has been awarded with the Label Global Award for Innovation for the Digital Flexo Excellence™ Project, the latest revolutionary technology launched by GIDUE for the Labels & Packaging industry.
The Label Industry Global Awards have been founded in 2004 to celebrate innovations and excellence and during the last 10 years it has become the highest label industry’s accolade, judged by the most important Label Associations (FINAT and TLMI) and the 3 main technical magazines of our industry. Sponsored this year by Flint Group, the Award for Innovation rewards a specific innovation, introduced during 2013, by a supplier or converter company in the label industry.
On 9th September, the label industry awards gathered together some of the sector’s leading companies and individuals at the Label Industry Global Awards 2014 to celebrate the most advanced technologies of the Industry. Held as part of Labelexpo Americas 2014, the awards ceremony and gala dinner took place at the main Ballroom of the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center.
GIDUE won the Innovation price for 2014’s edition with the Digital Flexo Excellence Project, the latest technology launched for the Labels and Packaging industry. Digital Flexo Excellence is a system of technologies developed to make the workflow, set-up and run of a flexographic press “digital” and fully automated. Digital Flexo Excellence presses are designed to deliver high productivity, costs reduction, flexibility and consistent quality, with “digital” efficiency, repeatability and ease of operation. With faster changeover times, higher press up-time, and minimum waste, it projects flexography into a new era in the label and packaging industry, challenging Digital printing on quality, efficiency and profitability also in micro and short runs.
Federico d’Annunzio, GIDUE President, affirmed : << We are proud that GIDUE Team work has been recognized with this Innovation Award. Since the year 2000, GIDUE technologies introduced many concepts and innovations, which today have become the standard for for our industry. This award is a high incentive for GIDUE to continue developing new technologies for the benefit of the Labels and Packaging.>>
Matteo Cardinotti, MD of GIDUE, commented : << Digital presses in combination with advanced automated flexo presses are the future for the next generation converters. We are happy that judges have understood the GIDUE Digital Flexo Excellence™ concept in this important moment of our industry. “Excellence™“ in Digital Flexo automation grants coverters very high profits and extreme flexibility. >>
Cristina Toffolo, GIDUE VP Marketing, added: << This award is dedicated to the entire GIDUE Team that in these recents years has worked hard to confirm and strengthen its role as an italian innovative manufacturing company. We want to deeply thank all our customers in the world, that have supported GIDUE with continuous trust and confidence by investing in our new technologies ; and our suppliers and distributors for their tight partnership and constant commitment. >>
Maurizio Trecate, GIDUE VP Sales, concluded that Digital Flexo Excellence™ presses have already been installed in Europe and soon in Middle-Eastern countries. <<We believe that GIDUE Digital Flexo™ and Excellence™ technologies will increase the manufacturing efficiency of many Labels and Packaging converters in the world. A new Digital Era for Flexography was born.>>
The GIDUE team received the prize for the Innovation Awards 2014