Please join Cork Industries in welcoming our newest Technical Sales Representative, Paul Ehlebracht. Paul is a 30-year veteran of the printing industry. Paul started in the industry the old-fashioned way, from the ground up! He has experience with production, color matching, formulation, pressman, technical service, and sales.
Please welcome Jim Minten, our newest Account Executive, to the Cork family. Jim Minten is a sales professional with over 31 years of experience in flexographic printing, 23 years in aqueous coating applications. He has great field experience in management positions including being a Flexo Printing Manager and a Process Improvement Manager. Jim has a great passion for printing & […]
Cork’s Greensoft 126SFT line of green uv coatings offers the soft tactile feel for your upcoming projects. Consult with one of our experts about how you can achieve the best soft feel for your products. GREENSOFT™-126SFT-460TRM GREENSOFT™-126SFT-460TRM is a SoftTouch™ UV Coating for a soft, tactile feel with improved rub resistance. It is 100% reactive and contains […]
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Cork Industries welcomes Scott Curran to our family as a Technical Sales Representative, covering the Midwest and based in St. Louis, Missouri. He has over 27 years of experience in the printing industry. He has been involved in narrow web flexography, digital print, lithography, and both flat and rotary silkscreen printing.
Paper Substrates Forgive, Plastic Ones Do Not. Much has happened since we last wrote about printing on plastic substrates. Compared to a few years ago, many more printers are printing on plastic substrates and the variety of available substrates has increased, as has interest in printing on these materials, the result of innovative new applications.
CORKOTE-25 Preprint Aqueous Coating CORKOTE- 25 is a zinc-free aqueous topcoat designed specifically for the pre-print process. It exhibits a moderate COF while providing the scuff resistance needed to withstand the hot corrugation process. CK-25 has exceptional abrasion and water resistant properties. Usage: CORKOTE- 25 is typically applied via flexo, gravure or roller-coater onto paper […]
Cork Industries Formulates Benzophenone Free UV Coatings Photoinitiators (PIs) are a key component and a cost driver for UV curing products. They are capable, as their name implies, of initiating or starting a photoreaction. This occurs when a PI absorbs radiation energy from light exposure to produce highly reactive free radicals and ionic species. These […]
Cork Industries makes a variety of Water Based Primers for Printing and Packaging: Aqueous Primers Metalizing Primers Pre-Metalizing Primers RECOMMENDED WATER BASED PRIMERS-CORKOTE™ 1250 is an aqueous print primer formulated for single side use over wet litho inks. CORKOTE™ 1250 can be applied as a primer on paper, paperboard and film where ink, coating, or […]