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Converting seminars draw hundreds to Mexico cities

June 28, 2010

Zolplastic’s Converting Solutions events were sponsored by several prominent industry suppliers.

This month’s Converting Solutions Seminar Series in Mexico drew an estimated 250 converting professionals to Mexico City, Monterrey and Guadalajara. The events, organized by Zolplastic, took place June 7-9, and was sponsored by several industry suppliers.

“This year’s seminars focused on new process improvement and process control technologies, enabling a printer/converter to achieve measurable and sustainable improvements with little investment,” says Zolplastic President Tere Almaraz. “Five companies covered such topics as web inspection, press component cleaning and maintenance; metering blades, press upgrades, and advances in color management based on new anilox and ink management technology.”

Seminar presenters included Mike Potter of Flexo Wash, Juan Bermudez of Harper Corporation, John Thome of BST Pro Mark, Joe Almeida of Flxon, and Israel Mendoza of Nazdar. Sponsors also included RotoMetrics, Mark Andy and Bobst Group.

Zolplastic Alianzas Tecnológicas is a Mexico City based company that represents several manufacturers in the flexographic and gravure industries. Zolplastic also offers pressroom audits to assess opportunities to better control the process and make process improvements that save time and money.