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IST Metz – Press meeting and company visit

Speakers and company representatives at the recent press meeting: (left to right) Niklas Olsson (Flint Group, Global brand manager; Jochen Labenda (IST Metz, Sales manager Narrow Web Applications); Stefan Feil (IST Metz, Director technical marketing); Holger Kühn (IST Metz, Managing director sales(; Joachim Hildebrandt (IST Metz, Head of Sales Department Narrow Web Applications)

GERMANY • The manufacturer of UV technology for a broad range of applications invited editors and journalists of altogether seven European trade magazines (print and online) for the label and package printing industries to a meeting at its headquarters in Nürtingen. This event was held to introduce the new MBS UV all-round system for label printing. This also included a visit to the German label print shop Oscar Mahl, which is the first field test customer for the new UV curing system.

During several presentations IST Metz informed the participants about the technical characteristics and the applications opportunities of this system. In addition, Niklas Olsson, Flint Group Narrow Web global brand manager presented information on ink systems (UV/LED/Hybrid) for narrow web printing. A full report on this event will be published in the next issue of NarrowWebTech, which will be published on 17 May.

Armin Karl Geiger

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