The Gallus Group has opened new manufacturing facilities for Screeny printing plates used with the company’s Rotascreen system. (Practically all Gallus combination label presses are installed with one or more Rotascreen modules.) Located in Herisau, near the company’s headquarters in St. Gallen, Switzerland, the plant will serve global markets. A sum equal to just under a million US dollars was invested in new machinery and process engineering facilities for electrolytic coating.
Twenty new specialist jobs were created in Herisau. Gallus says the new production site will remain a hub for product innovation and safeguard long term supplies for the screen printing plate business. Screeny plates come