For Mark Andy, the association with DuPont Packaging Graphics will provide a significant benefit to work closely in the development of innovations for new flexo press and plate technologies. ”By fine tuning the performance of DuPont plates with Mark Andy presses, we will give our customers a competitive advantage that helps them to grow their business and increase their profitability,” says Kevin Wilken, Mark Andy's new CEO.
Mark Andy Print Products will begin marketing and selling the DuPont Cyrel flexographic systems via a direct and inside sales organization, concentrating on specific and strategic tag and label printers and converters.
Wendy Andrushko, North American director of sales, DuPont Packaging Graphics, comments, “Associating with Mark Andy offers DuPont a unique path to help develop technologies that will advance flexo printing. This strategic alliance aims at combining Mark Andy’s industry leading press technology with our advanced plate technology and allows us to optimize the performance of the plate on press.”
“We are honored to be appointed a distributor for Cyrel flexographic systems in the United States. DuPont Packaging Graphics is a leader in flexographic printing technology and development, with a superb reputation within the graphic arts industry. Creating a distributor relationship between our companies is an opportunity for both parties to expand their strong market positions in the tag and label segment. We are certain we will be able to offer our well-known, high level of service and expertise to this endeavor,” adds Joe Demharter, VP for Mark Andy Print Products division.