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Bobst Masterfold folder-gluer
The Bobst Masterfold product, as used in post-press departments throughout Graphic Packaging International, is a folder-gluer designed to deliver exceptional productivity. The unit was created to produce hour-after-hour of consistently high-quality folding and gluing, whatever the material, style and carton sizes of the product being produced. Claiming to be the most productive and flexible folder-gluer in
How to die-cut a folding carton
The die cutting and creasing process is where the printed sheet begins to take on the true appearance of a piece of packaging. Graphic Packaging International’s latest investment in state-of-the-art post-press equipment comes in the shape of the Bobst ExpertCut 106PER, a machine that plays a vital part in the conversion of high quality printed
How to glue a four corner carton
Graphic Packaging International employs a range of equipment from Bobst and Heidelberg to create folded and glued cartons. A typical process is illustrated here by Heidelberg – suppliers of our most recent folder gluer, the Diana X 115. This video illustrates the typical process for a four corner collapsible carton. The printed cartons have already
How an offset print press works
The Heidelberg XL 105 and XL 106 offset presses form the backbone of the printing production line at Graphic Packaging International’s headquarters in Bardon, Leicestershire, and represent the last three printing machines purchased for this plant. Beginning at the input feed, these machines represent state-of-the-art technology in printing presses. The logistics system used at Bardon