Frimpeks supply UV inks via the new ink center in Market Harborough to countries in North and Western Europe. The 35,000 sqft center is home to the new North European ink mixing service which combines with the bespoke slitting operation for label stock customers. Frimpeks also offer a low migration UV ink and varnish and supply their inks for use in a variety of systems including litho, screen, letterpress, flexo and digital print.
According to the company, total global investment to date in the Frimpeks ink division is EUR 8 million and investment plans to 2020 include further spend on the ink division of approximately EUR 2 million. Firstly at the Instanbul plant, a new production facility has been installed with 4 Buhler lines for the efficient production of process colours together with additional lines for whites and special colours. A new laboratory has harnessed the NPD capability and delivered a full UV ink product range.