Topic: Bonding hot stamped foil on UV coatings and films. Hot stamping on carton packaging. Plasma pretreatment to activate surfaces.

Simple, quick and efficient – optimal bonding of hot stamped foil on carton packaging

Hot foil stamping is often used for decorative finishing on packaging. These days, it’s difficult for cosmetics and even food to stand out from the pack without hot stamping on its secondary packaging or label. The range of applications in the graphic arts industry is practically limitless.
HeißprägefolienReliable bonding of hot stamped foil
To bond hot stamped foil to non-polar polymer surfaces or glossy UV coatings or varnishes and ensure high quality, surface pretreatment is required. Openair® Plasma offers an outstanding solution here too for the packaging industry.
Plasma pretreatment to activate surfaces can be integrated directly in the production process. Material blanks are precisely activated on those spots that will subsequently be hot stamped.

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Bobst is the leading supplier of equipment and services in the area of folding cartons, corrugated board, and the processing of flexible materials.

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Plasmatreat North America Inc.
1480 Sandhill Dr., Unit 8,
Ancaster, ON L9G 4V5

Phone: +1 905 304-5200
Fax: +1 905 304-5260

Contact: Mr. Tim Smith

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2541 Technology Drive, Suite 407
Elgin, IL 60124

Phone: +1 847-783-0622
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1260 Elmer Street
Belmont, CA 94002

Phone: +1 650 596 1606
Fax: +1 650 596 1180

Contact: Mr. Wally Hansen

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