Mark Andy High Production Digital Hybrid Offering to be Equipped with Quality Control Solution from AVT
AVT’s comprehensive Jet-IQ inspection system will work synergistically with press controllers on Mark Andy’s Digital Series hybrid label presses
Hod-Hasharon, Israel – AVT (Advanced Vision Technology Ltd) – the world leader in print automatic inspection, process control, quality assurance and color control for the packaging, label and commercial print markets – has been selected by industry leading printing press manufacturer Mark Andy to provide print quality and control for its high-end, innovation award winning Digital Series hybrid inkjet label press. The AVT system, Jet-IQ, is the only proven closed loop solution for digital inkjet presses that works in synergy with press controllers to maintain heightened print quality.
Jet-IQ offers an unsurpassed combination of production speed and assurance. In addition to providing exemplary print quality even at high run speeds, the solution offers quick set-up and full reporting functionalities. As a result, presses can confidently run not only faster but more frequently.
Jet-IQ achieves this through a multi-faceted set of benefits. An innovative nozzle performance and color control feature increases press productivity, and the system also can verify geometric parameters such as color to color registration, image placement and printing defects detection. Jet-IQ also monitors the integrity of both permanent and variable content, classifying possible print defects and automatically initiating corrective measures.
For Mark Andy’s Digital Series, AVT’s Jet-IQ will provide enhanced inspection and quality control while supporting overall print process automation, ultimately streamlining and safeguarding the challenging, discerning task of label printing.
“AVT is a proven supplier of comprehensive inspection and press control solutions, and we look forward to extending their expertise into our digital hybrid solutions,” states Tom Schelmbauer, vice president of engineering, Mark Andy. “Their experts have been working closely with our product development team to understand the needs of our customer base and deliver high-quality inspection and quality management on our Digital Series hybrid press solution.”
Amir Sheinman, AVT's Marketing VP: "We are honored to partner with Mark Andy in integrating one of our premier print quality control solutions on its line of premium digital hybrid presses. The combination gives customers next-generation press automation and quality control, allowing for faster and more confident production practices in the growing digital printing sector.”
AVT is the leader and pioneer in advanced inspection, press control and workflow solutions designed to meet the specific needs of digital printers. In addition to Jet-IQ, the company offers a selection of solutions tailored for short run print jobs and digital workflow, including several 100% inspection and workflow systems for digital label and packaging presses.
Integrating AVT solutions with Mark Andy Digital Series, allows label converters and printers to fully leverage the benefits of inline hybrid printing by achieving high quality, high production output in a single pass with market leading inkjet technology.
The AVT Jet-IQ system will be integrated into the Mark Andy Digital Series press at Labelexpo Europe, with live demonstrations daily on Mark Andy Stand - Hall 4, Stand C45.
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AVT is the global leader in print process control, quality assurance, and press control for the packaging, labels, and commercial print industries. Backed by state-of-the-art technology and field-proven solutions, more than 7,000 AVT systems are installed at customer sites worldwide. AVT is headquartered in Hod-Hasharon, Israel with sales, marketing, and support offices in the United States, Europe and China. For more information, visit www.avt-inc.com.
About Mark Andy
Mark Andy Inc. is the Total Solutions Partner to the label and packaging industry with a mission to be 'the supplier of choice with high quality innovative solutions that drive customer profitability.' The company responds to business needs by offering a broad range of equipment, education, support, and supplies to printers and converters around the world. Partnering with Mark Andy means access to award-winning technologies including Mark Andy flexographic and digital printing presses, Rotoflex offline finishing systems, and a complete line of consumables and press room supplies from Mark Andy Print Products. The company has the largest customer support team with global coverage, offering spare parts, technical service, retrofits and rebuilds, PM programs, and superior training through Mark Andy University. Mark Andy is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, USA, with sales and distribution offices worldwide.