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Harper reports successful summer Roadshows

October 9, 2012

Held on Thursday, August 23, the “Quantifying the Process” themed Clemson stop on the Harper Roadshow, hosted by global anilox roll supplier Harper Corporation of America, was a success. The Minneapolis stop, which took place on Wednesday, August 1, was also a triumph.

The Harper Roadshow, presented at The Madren Conference Center at Clemson University, offered attendees the opportunity to listen to and network with industry leaders and professionals and learn more about new flexo technology. Representatives from Harper Corporation of America, Flexo Wash, Siegwerk, 3M, Flxon, and Esko spoke regarding a long list of topics relevant to today’s professionals. Some of these subjects included fast match-color, doctor blades, prepress operations, ink proofing, cleaning systems, quantification and tape selection.

Event attendees were treated to a complimentary lunch and door prize event. Additionally, they were given a tour of Clemson University’s campus, which boasts a leading flexographic program.

Held at the Dunwoody College of Technology, the Minneapolis event also provided attendees with networking and learning opportunities. The presentations made at this stop on the Roadshow considered the topics of ink workflow, communication, tape selection, photopolymer plates and more. These presentations were provided by leading flexographic professionals representing Harper Corporation, Flint Group Packaging & Narrow Web, Esko Graphics, DuPont Packaging Graphics, 3M, Dunwoody College of Technology and Mark Andy Inc. Attendees were also treated to live demonstrations.

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