LUX ITP™ EDGE is MacDermid Graphics Solutions’ new In-The-Plate flat-top dot solution for post-print corrugated. With an optimized dot structure, it reduces fluting without the use of additional platemaking techniques or exposure systems.
This latest addition to MacDermid’s LUX ITP product portfolio is designed to print high-quality images on post-print corrugated with near 1:1 reproduction up to 120 lpi and proven results with minimal bump requirements up to 150 lpi. LUX ITP EDGE can print retail-ready packaging featuring high-end graphics with fine highlight dots on corrugated surfaces.
“LUX ITP EDGE is a culmination of multiple innovations from MacDermid with LUX ITP flat-top dots, anti-fluting technology, and our patented clean plate technology. This new plate meets a need of today’s market to produce high-quality graphics for retail-ready packaging,“ stated Dan Fry, Corrugated Portfolio Manager at MacDermid.
The new plate is formulated with MacDermid’s patented clean plate technology, which reduces the number of press stops and ensures a cleaner print with better ink laydown. Patented clean plate technology is proven to increase quality and consistency, enabling printers and converters to stay competitive with their print methods, according to the company.