MGI Digital Graphic Technology has been awarded with the Emballage 2014 "Packaging Innovation Award" by your finishing team JETvarnish 3D & iFOIL.
The 1,500 exhibitors at this edition sent more than 208 innovative products to the Pack Experts Committee. The committee is made up of experts from the sector, many of them from companies with a long international history, such as L'Óreal, Coca-Cola and Nestlé. The top eight products received the “Innovation Award”, including MGI's iFOIL solution.
The Emballage fair, which takes place from 17 to 20 November in Paris-Villepinte (France), has an attendance forecast of more than 100,000 visitors this year, who will come to know the best of the packaging sector. With an annual growth rate of 10 %, the packaging industry is making great strides in functionality and innovation.
iFOIL, working with the JETvarnish 3D team, uses a 100 % digital process to create embossed "Hot Foil" effects. The product duo takes printing one step further, adding a luxurious note to packaging, magazine covers, books, brochures, invitations or labels.[youtube] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H-j41DX3-qQ [/ youtube]
The innovative technology used by both products has won several international awards thanks to its exclusive inkjet technology and its 100 % digital process. iFOIL and JETvarnish 3D carry out the following work:
- UV varnishing with 2D / 3D reserves
- Embossing from 3 to 200μm
- «Hot Foil» embossing process for up to 3 simultaneous colors
- Variable data for laminating and UV varnishing with reservations
- Up to 3,000 B2 size sheets per hour
iFOIL and JETvarnish 3D they are the first fully digital solutions available in the packaging sector.