Heidelberg receives award as founding member of the DFTA at the ProFlex 2017
- For 25 years Heidelberg is member of the DFTA
- About € 1 million has already been donated to flexo projects by DFTA members
- Customers benefit from the ongoing development of flexographic printing
Leipzig, Germany – Today flexographic printing is an accepted printing process that meets the highest requirements regarding print quality. The members of the DFTA association have certainly made a decisive contribution here. Especially the activities to develop high quality flexographic printing have created the status of a reliable , cost-effective printing process for e.g. folding carton packaging and labels.
More than 25 years Heidelberg is member of the DFTA association, which was founded in 1979. Since then, a contribution of almost 1 million € has been made by the members of the association to support the development, analysis of new techniques, support for education and training as well as general promotion of flexographic research projects.
At the ProFlex 2017 Heidelberg Web Carton Converting received an award as founding member of the DFTA Förderverein. “We are proud having contributed to bring flexographic printing forward in terms of quality and efficiency. Flexographic printing does not stop here, but develops continuously - as do we. Actually we are using these important impulses for taking additional interesting steps for new and highly advanced solutions ”, says Werner Schwab, Product Manager at Heidelberg Web Carton Converting.