Five FlexoStars awards from the ATF Flexo proves the flexographic quality printing of Comexi11 April 2019
Comexi, a specialist in solutions for the printing industry and the conversion of flexible packaging, has come out stronger at the 32nd FlexoStars awards ceremony, held in Paris, thanks to the five awards received by four of its French customers: Palamy, BRJ, RKW Castelletta and Constantia Jeanne d’Arc. Organised by ATF Flexo (Association Technique Française de la Flexographie), the FlexoStars gives awards in flexography on various materials for the best printed job in France.
The companies presented the best packaging to be evaluated by both a technical jury and an artistic jury, which took into consideration different criteria such as: tracking and colour rendering, lineation, pressure, point definition, recoveries, impact of images and ad hook, among others. The awards were presented in the Pavillon Dauphine in Paris, where 15 gold prizes, 10 silver prizes, eight bronze prizes, a prize of the jury and a prize of innovation awards were given.
Of the 35 prizes, five were awarded to products printed with Comexi’s leading flexographic technology, of which three were obtained by the group Palamy – BRJ. They won a Golden Award in Complex Films Printed in Solvent Ink (Films Complexes Imprimés en Encre à Solvant) for: ‘Duo de Fromages Croustillants Prim’s’; and two Silver Awards in Non-Retractable Polyethylene Films (Films Polyéthylène Non Rétractable) and Non-Retractable and Non-Complex Films Other Than Polyethylene (Films Non Rétractables et Non Complexés Autres que Polyéthylène) for ‘Freshona Mixed Vegetables’ and ‘Petit Beurre Bio Chabrior’, respectively.
Patrick Proux, the company’s owner, explains: "The Palamy - BRJ Group participates every year in FlexoStars competition and we are happy to have been awarded again - and this year with three awards. This professional recognition highlights the value and skills of our teams through the projects and the confidence our customers give us."
Palamy, with over 50 years of experience, is a plastic film manufacturer and supplier, which offers basic plastic films, printed films and cases for automated packaging, and covers all the chain process: processors, distributors and industrial.