Uteco Group at Andinapack 2017, Colombia


The traditional Andinapack biennal exhibition, one of the major trade show in Latin America was held in Bogotà, Colombia, from 7th to 10th of November.

Uteco attended to at the exhibition with booth (n° 433, Hall 3) together with Chemisolutions, the Colombia’s exclusive agent.

During this edition the “International workshop on flexographic trends” organized by Du Pont (Printing division) a US global supplier of a wide range of chimica products, was held. The presentations were held by prestigious printing technology brands. In front of an audience of 160 people attended: Grafisoft, Esko, Du Pont, 3M, Harper, Sunchemical and Uteco. To represent Uteco Alessandro Baldo, Spain, Portugal and Latin America sales Manager.

The audience could listen to very interesting topics such as the new low-impact printing solutions with the Electron Beam technology, either in the Flexo solventless version with  the Onyx XS Ecoone introduced at Drupa 2016 show, and in the Digital word, with the new GAIA InkJet EB (in cooperation with EB), recently displayed at the LabelExpo show in Bruxelles

Alessandro Baldo talked about the new version of the Sapphire EVO, a surprisingly impressive digital printing machine that promises printing speed up to 300 m/min with water-based inks. Another interesting topic was the laminating range with the new solventless Rainbow 4.0 and Mistral MV for mat varnishing in-line to solventless.

Finally, the entire Uteco range presentation followed the new rotogravure Next 450, 350 and NXS 300, the pre-print machines and the flexo machines up to 800 m/min suitable for laminating, cold seal, paint or laquer, in-line. All the partecipants received a certificate of attendance signed by the Speakers.

Uteco is growing this year in the colombian market as well as in the rest of the LAM, with almost 10% of its worldwide turnover.