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www.PackagingDigest.com SUMMER 2015 91 Search online at www.PackagingDigest.com/Directory 2015/2016 Directory S U P P L I E R P R O F I L E MACHINERY & EQUIPMENT (logo here) Primera Technology, Inc Description Headquartered in Plymouth, Minnesota, Primera Technology, Inc. is the world's leading developer and manufacturer of specialty printing equipment including the LX-Series Color Label Printers, AP-Series Label Applicators, LP130 Laser Marking System and CX1200 Color Label Press and FX1200 Digital Finishing System. Primera distributes its products in more than 222 countries with service and support for North America, Latin America and South America from Plymouth, Minnesota. EMEA customers are serviced and supported from Wiesbaden, Germany through Primera Europe. Primera Asia Pacific, located in Hong Kong, serves customers in Asia Pacific. Products Cx1200 Color Label Print and FX1200 Digital Finishing System: CX1200 Digital Color Label Press delivers full-color digital label printing, utilizing one of the fastest and highest-resolution color laser engines available. Add the FX1200 Digital Finishing System, an "all-in-one" off-line solution to cut any size or shape label, rewind and laminate. Together, CX1200/FX1200 provide professional-grade short-run label printing to manufacturers who need complete flexibility with the size, shape and quantity of their labels. LX-Series Color Label Printers: LX-Series Color Label Printers are the perfect solution for short-run, full-color product labels. LX900 and LX2000 can print up to 8.25" wide and run off of four separate ink cartridges, while LX400 prints up to 4" wide and runs off of one tri-color cartridge. AP-Series Label Applicators: AP-Series Label Applicators ensure your labels are applied straight, in the same place, every time. AP360/362 applies labels to cylindrical containers, while AP550 applies labels to flat containers. Recent Developments The LX2000 Color Label Printer is Primera's newest and fastest inkjet printer. It features four separate ink cartridges, pigment ink for added UV and water resistance, built-in label cutter and wireless connectivity. S U P P L I E R P R O F I L E S U P P L I E R P R O F I L E MACHINERY & EQUIPMENT CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS Primera Technology, Inc Two Carlson Pkwy N Plymouth, MN 55447, USA Toll Free Number: 1-800-797-2772 Tel: 763-475-6676 E-mail: sales@primera.com Web Site: www.primeralabel.com OTHER LOCATIONS Wiesbaden Germany Tel: +49 (0) 611-92777-0 Hong Kong China Tel: +61 3 9798 8720 KEY PERSONNEL Katherine Lee Sales Manager S U P P L I E R P R O F I L E MACHINERY & EQUIPMENT (logo here) Printing 3D Parts, Inc. Description Imagine a prototype of a concept container/package that doesn't require tooling dollars Printing 3D Parts, Inc. (http://www. printing-3d-parts.com) in Youngstown, Ohio has the 3D scanning and 3D printing technologies to create a rapid prototype of a concept container/package in weeks instead of months, with full color graphics and text…and without any tooling cost. A CAD file of the concept container/package is all that is needed. However, if a CAD file does not exist, a 3D scan of an existing container/ package can be made and modified to your specifications. For complete concept visualization of an actual printed container/package, a full color shrink wrapped label of your artwork can be applied to the 3D printed prototype. Any necessary design revisions can be made and incorporated in the next 3D printed prototype. Finished 3D printed prototypes are made from an ABS-like plastic which can be painted, dyed or chrome plated. Additional design tools for the prototype design process are available Most of the time, optimizing the design of a developmental container/ package is a process that involves multiple revisions and redesigns. Printing each prototype design revision with production quality processes can become very costly. Printing 3D Parts, Inc. has the ability to show each design level with cost saving tools. The first design evaluation tool is a 3D PDF file of the developmental container/package…labeled with full color graphics. Once we have a CAD file of concept container/package and the artwork of the label, Printing 3D Parts, Inc. is able to create the 3D PDF that can be viewed on any computer and does not require CAD software. Viewing tools include rotations; cross sectioning; wireframe, box outline, solid body and 3D dimensional measurements. Design reviews can be conducted before any prototype is 3D printed. The second design evaluation tool is a 3D printer using Fused Deposition Modeler (FDM) technology. The 3D printed container/package has a textured surface with slightly less dimensional accuracy. The benefit is a 3D printed concept container/package at a fraction of the cost of the production quality 3D printed part using Multi Jet Printer (MJP) technology. S U P P L I E R P R O F I L E S U P P L I E R P R O F I L E MACHINERY & EQUIPMENT CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS Printing 3D Parts, Inc. 16 Belgrade Street Youngstown, OH 44505 Tel: 330-759-9099 Web Site: www.printing-3d-parts.com See us at Pack Expo Las Vegas Booth #S-7606

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