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FLEXO Magazine : May 2014
PROCESS, UNCOATED PAPER Greystone Cellars 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon Label G3 Enterprises Prepress & Vendor: In house or prepress dept. Plates & Vendor: Analog photopolymer Thickness: 0.045-in. Mounting & Vendor: Optical Press Type & Mfr.: Inline, Mark Andy Ink Type & Ink System: UV, doctor bladed Speed & Plate Screen Count: 150 fpm, 150 lpi Sequence: Buff, silver, yellow, magenta, cyan, black, stamp, red, gray, satin, texture, test Comments: Designer wanted hot stamp gold foil under process colors to give a metal look against uncoated stock. We suggested our proprietary metallic silver ink and to print the process on top. We color corrected the image for removal of gold foil and adjusted process yellow tint over silver ink. Uncoated stock is difficult to achieve reflectivity with metallics. PROCESS, UNCOATED PAPER Hogue Red Table Wine 2012 Label G3 Enterprises Prepress & Vendor: In house or prepress dept. Plates & Vendor: Analog photopolymer Thickness: 0.045-in. Mounting & Vendor: Optical Press Type & Mfr.: Inline, Mark Andy Ink Type & Ink System: UV, doctor bladed Speed & Plate Screen Count: 150 fpm, 175 lpi Sequence: Yellow, magenta, yellow, black, black open, black sharp, gold, stamp, satin, rotary screen, sculpted Comments: Previous design was on 60# coated stock. Marketing wanted to refresh the brand on uncoated stock. They added a rotary screen in the box with the brand name. New design was challenging; moving design to flexo concerned the designer, but adding to complexity image would have to be vibrant without pinholes and over impressing. BRONZE AWARD BRONZE AWARD MAY 2014 | FLEXO 95 EXCELLENCE AWARDS :: NARROW WEB SILVER GOLD BRONZE SILVER GOLD BRONZE