Simec Group has introduced Revolver, its new sleeve handling and storage system. Revolver allows sleeves to be transferred from the printing press to the cleaning equipment and afterwards to the warehouse, through devices designed to avoid damage. Revolver is provided with safety rings, to fit into each sleeve end when sleeves are removed from the printing machine, perfectly suited to the cleaning machine mandrels.The system is available in 3 different sizes, each suited for different sleeve heights for machines from 800 to 1700 width. The different Revolver versions can work with a minimum of 6 anilox sleeves or cliché-holders to a maximum of 10.
A relative newcomer to the “online” segment of the labels market is Wizard Labels. Formed in early 2013 by Steve Smith (former president and co-owner of Lightning Labels) and Jay Dollries (president/…