Itasca, IL -- Xeikon America, Inc. today announced its inclusion in DPS Magazine’s 8th Annual Top 30 Readers’ Choice Awards. Each year the publication’s dedicated readership dictates the top 30 winners and five honorable mentions.
Using its website metric system, DPSmagdirect.com, the magazine calculates readers’ interest in companies throughout the year. This is done via requests from editorial and advertisements found in each printed issue as seen in the magazine, on the website or in DPS Magazine’s weekly eNewsletter.
“As the rate of change in our industry accelerates, print providers are increasingly looking to Xeikon for technology that will set them apart in their served markets,” said Donna Covannon, Director of Marketing, Xeikon America. “We’re powering growth and profitability for our customers in both the label/packaging and commercial printing sectors.”
“Our readers are interested in the learning more about the latest technologies. They continually choose some of the most technology forward vendors within the digital print and finishing, packaging and publishing space,” says Tom Tetreault, editor-in-chief/publisher, DPS Magazine.
Xeikon, a division of Flint Group, is a long-standing leader and innovator in digital printing technology. Grounded in the principles of quality, flexibility and sustainability, Xeikon designs, develops and delivers web-fed digital color presses for label and packaging applications, document printing and commercial printing. These presses utilize different imaging technologies, open workflow software and application-specific consumables.
As an OEM supplier, Xeikon also designs and produces plate makers for newspaper printing applications. In addition, Xeikon manufactures basysPrint computer-to-conventional plate (CtCP) solutions for the commercial offset printing market. For the flexographic market, Xeikon offers digital platemaking systems under the ThermoFlexX brand name. ThermoFlexX systems provide high-resolution plate exposure combined with unique plate handling, flexibility and unmatched productivity
In 2015, Xeikon joined Flint Group to create a new “Digital Printing Solutions” division for the leading global print consumables and solution provider to the packaging and print media industries. Flint Group develops and manufactures an extensive portfolio of printing consumables. These include a vast range of conventional and energy-curable inks and coatings, pressroom chemicals, printing plates and equipment, printing blankets and sleeves, and pigments and additives for use in inks and other colorant applications. Headquartered in Luxembourg, Flint Group employs some 7900 people. On a worldwide basis, the company is the number one or number two supplier in every major market segment it serves.