What's new in Heat Transfer Decoration ?

13. 09. 2012

Xeikon's 3000 Series digital printer produces labels for Heat Transfer Decorators. These labels can be printed in short to medium run lengths opening up new options for product manufacturers. Combine this with the unparalleled image quality of Heat Transfer Decorators and the choices for your product identification have just expanded. 

So the good news is that Tronics is now partnering with Xeikon to bring all our customers the benefits of this new technology.

Xeikon executives with Frank Floriano of Tronics on the right

Tronics has a long standing history in the field of heat transfer label applicators being in the forefront of developing this market.

“Plastic containers such as tubes, cartridges and buckets can be decorated by heat transfer labels as an alternative to direct print and IML (in-mould). In certain geographical region, like North America, HTL is even a dominate decoration process. Producing these labels digitally provides a fast turnaround solution in combination with realizing high quality decoration.” said Filip Weymans, Director Segment marketing and Business development Labels & Packaging of Xeikon. “With Tronics’ expansive experience in this industry, coupled with the Xeikon Heat Transfer Label Suite, label printers can deliver labels with unparalleled image quality while increasing their profit margins.”

 The Xeikon 3000 Series, based on dry toner, provide the best digital solution for short to medium run lengths. Xeikon dry toner is chemically stable, which is crucial for the process, but on top it provides very high light fastness and compliancy with food contact regulations.