Dantex Group is a UV inkjet press and pre-press equipment and consumables specialist that has been manufacturing and supplying solutions to the flexographic, letterpress and can decorating industries across the world for over 50 years. We are a specialist supplier of water wash photopolymer plates, processing equipment and digital presses.
Dantex is based in the UK, with a global presence, the company has wholly-owned subsidiary companies in Germany and France as well as Sales and Distribution in the USA, Austria, Holland and Poland. Dantex has a network of fully trained distributors across 30 countries which provide after-sales service, technical and engineering support.
Our experienced team with its trained and knowledgeable staff has a reputation for understanding customer requirements and providing a tailored solution. We have a hands-on approach to customer service and this is fully supported by after installation care programmes tailored to the needs of individual customers. We work directly with the customer to find out what they need to achieve repeatedly excellent results from their plates and digital equipment.
Dantex Digital is the division responsible for the development of our digital printing presses. Dantex PicoColour and PicoJet Digital Printing presses have been developed by our Advance Engineering Team, offering optimum performance digital label printing solutions to the industry.
PicoColour and PicoJet are manufactured in Dantex’s purpose-built facility, using state-of-the-art engineering, by our highly qualified and trained engineers.
We also offer Esko Artwork Digital Flexo and Letterpress plate imaging systems (Spark CTP) with fully integrated Esko workflow.
Water Wash Plates And Processing
Torelief and Aquaflex letterpress and flexo water wash photopolymer plates are produced in a wide variety of types and sizes, and to the highest standards. They are quick and simple to make and easy to use; offering superior ink transfer with lower ink consumption, long, consistent press-life and superb quality results! Dantex is a specialist manufacturer of water wash plate processing systems. Our AQF range has been specially designed and built for use with Dantex plates; choose from dedicated photopolymer plate exposure and fully automated inline plate processing systems and combination units. Our plates enjoy the fastest wash times in the world today, giving you repeatedly excellent results, fast and as our plates are processed using water wash technology with no harsh chemicals, we’re a greener alternative too!
The right press room products to support your plate production and ensure excellent quality results.
High performance SCAPA mounting tapes for all letterpress and flexographic plate mounting applications. Click here to learn more!
Optimise your pre-press quality control with devices for flexo printers, label printers and trade houses.
Check the quality of film/LAMs, plates and print quickly and efficiently.
Made in the UK, the press works with UV-based inks and is available with CMYK + White.