Breaking News

Harper donates anilox rolls to Clemson

September 25, 2012

The rolls, valued at $16,000, are for the Sonoco Institute's Omet VaryFlex 520 press.

Global anilox roll supplier Harper Corporation of America has provided a donation of $16,000 worth of anilox rolls to Clemson University’s Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design and Graphics. These rolls, which are for the Omet VaryFlex 520 press, will assist the educational facility in providing quality training to future flexographic professionals. With this donation the students will be better equipped to conduct high definition printing and specialty ink applications.

Located in Clemson, SC, USA, the Sonoco Institute offers courses in packaging science and graphic communications. The organization aims to provide the skills and knowledge that flexographic professionals need to excel in the 21st century. A one-of-a-kind research and development center, the Sonoco Institute plays a key role in pushing the technology of the flexographic industry forward.

Harper Corporation of America is grateful for this opportunity to contribute to the education of industry professionals. A company founded on innovation and quality, Harper believes that students should train with the best resources possible in an effort to provide them with the skill set that will be required in the working world. Through this donation, Harper Corporation of America demonstrates its dedication to education and its commitment to helping the flexographic community thrive.

Related Equipment:

Related Supplies:

Related Technology:

blog comments powered by Disqus
  • New press debuts at Gallus Innovation Days

    New press debuts at Gallus Innovation Days

    Greg Hrinya, Associate Editor||September 26, 2016
    The Gallus Labelmaster capitalizes on expertise from parent company Heidelberg, building on the Speedmaster offset platform.

  • EskoWorld 2016 provides drupa report

    Greg Hrinya, Associate Editor||September 22, 2016
    “Digital was a very clear and striving theme across drupa, and more specifically inkjet,” said Jan de Roeck

  • Dollars and sense at Labelexpo

    Dollars and sense at Labelexpo

    Steve Katz, Editor||September 20, 2016
    Suppliers seem aware of the crowded digital press marketplace and the trepidation of the cost-concious first time buyer.

  • Flexo Press Innovation

    Flexo Press Innovation

    Steve Katz, Editor||September 7, 2016
    The industry’s leading press manufacturers reveal what’s fueling the latest developments.

  • Platemaking Equipment

    Platemaking Equipment

    Greg Hrinya, Associate Editor||September 7, 2016
    Automation, consistency and digital technology have transformed this market.

  • The North American Label Market

    The North American Label Market

    Steve Katz, Editor||September 7, 2016
    Gains are being made across the board.