Scodix, Israel, 3 February 2023 – Scodix, the leading provider of digital embellishment solutions for the graphic arts industry, today announces that Grafiche Ambert has acquired its very first Scodix Ultra 6000 Press. The ability to provide wider range in-house services and solutions to customers with little turnaround time have been cited as key motivators.
With over 40 years of experience in creating commercial applications within the publishing industry, Grafiche Ambert has printed well known book covers, leading magazines, and professional journals, alongside catalogs and other paper products. The company is looking ahead to maximize the full potential unleashed by the installation of its Scodix Ultra 6000 Press to provide a full-service print house, which has always been a philosophy for the company.
With the Scodix Ultra 6000 Press, Grafiche Ambert anticipates competing on a new level, ensuring a wider range of in-house enhancement capabilities and excellent product quality, with very little turnaround time.
“Investing in a Scodix press was the right answer to customer requests, as prior to the installation of the Scodix Ultra 6000 Press, we were having to externalise those processes, which cost us both time and money,” comments Alessandro Pistono, Grafiche Ambert’s Commercial Director. “Now, we can offer our customers cutting-edge enhancements and solutions in-house, all very quickly.”
The Scodix Ultra 6000 Press is renowned for its superior print embellishment solutions, with innovative technology that creates eye catching and unique products, requiring only minimal footprint area on the production floor with its standard press size. Using the new press guarantees that the team is fully equipped to answer the enhancement needs and requests of its customers, especially from the publishing houses who form its main customer base.
“We are delighted that Grafiche Ambert has acquired one of our presses and is already experiencing the benefits that Scodix technology brings,” says Franz Repp, Scodix President for EMEA. “The Scodix Ultra 6000 Press ensures excellent productivity with cutting-edge embellishment solutions that are designed to keep our customers ahead of the curve. We are very excited for Grafiche Ambert to achieve its goal of becoming a full-service print house, and we are honored that the Scodix Ultra 6000 Press has helped to make this possible.”
Scodix Ltd. is a leading provider of industrial digital print enhancement presses, delivering stunning and luxurious decorative effects including Scodix Sense™ embossing, Scodix Foil™, Scodix Spot™ varnish, Scodix Cast&Cure™ holographic effects, Scodix Crystal™, Scodix Metallic™, Scodix Glitter™, Scodix Braille™ and customized embellishment with Scodix VDE™ variable data.
Scodix presses have been proven in the industry to increase economic opportunity for the printers and converters who use them, while enhancing productivity by replacing traditional analogue embellishment techniques. As a clean, green process with no VOC emissions, Scodix PolySense™ digital enhancement eliminates the need for plates, molds, chemicals, and solvents while reducing energy consumption.
The Scodix Ultra series delivers embellishments in the finest detail from A3 to B1 formats. Developed for the packaging sector, the Ultra 5000 and 6000 presses work with thicker substrates and incorporate industrial pallet feeders and stackers, with the flagship Ultra 6000 offering a larger B1 format, the largest currently available on the market. The Scodix Ultra 3000 and Ultra 4000 presses both incorporate Scodix W2P software, with the Ultra 3000 tailored towards Web2Print and the Ultra 4000 supporting Web2Pack applications.
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Micki Segal-Blou, Marketing Manager at Scodix, T: +972-(3)-903-3371 (x147) E: [email protected]
Claire Russell-Jones, Bespoke for Scodix, T: +44 (0) 1737 215 200 E: [email protected]