In a recent development renowned Italian Label press manufacturer Multipress S.r.l. appointed Flexo Image Graphics as their agents to offer their products to the South Asia markets including India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Bangladesh.

Multipress S.r.l., owned by the Chittolina family and operating in the graphic arts industries, is a company that has been selling flexo printing machines and related conversion equipments for over 4 decades. The company has evolved a unique market offering of high quality low cost and market targeted new generation machines range, which will satisfy the current and foreseeable future market demands.Marked by a strong international mission, Multipress draws heavily on its rich technical heritage. The professional excellence that distinguishes Multipress since its inception has consolidated itself throughout four decades of activity, taking the company to success at the highest market levels. The detailed specialization in the design of their machine involving market and technical research combined with their commitment to utilizing new technology make Multipress a leading, highly qualified and reliable partner.

Offering the Lamina, Masterflex, Maxiflex range of flexographic printing presses, Multipress also offers other ancillary equipments including the Storage machine that has been designed to solve the problem of a safe, reliable and more importantly intelligent storage of cylinders used in Flexo printing presses. It also offers the Cleanermatic machine combines a modern and quick system for auto-washing of anilox and gravure cylinders, the Tek Tronic plate mounting machine for mounting as well as the Flexoplate to process solvent washable Flexo photopolymer plates.

The modular construction of the Multipress machine range not only ensures a high quality press at low cost, but its key strength involves high quality western made componentry manufactured to the required tolerances to ensure the most precise product offering. Having sold more than 100 presses around the world, the Multipress flexo market is growing significantly due to market demand and demographics where short run complex packaging are required due to on pack promotion and shorter product lifecycles.

Flexo Image Graphics establishes itself as one of the biggest distributor and service providers of flexo presses and associated equipment to the market. A virtual “One Stop Shop” for the narrow web label printers, FIG is the exclusive sales and service partner for Mark Andy, Rotoflex, Xeikon, Brandtjen & Kluge, Stanford and Tool & Production in the Indian and its sub-continent.

“We endeavor and work hard to empower the India label printers to find ways to become more profitable, especially in current times when the label industry is becoming more and more competitive. This association with Multipress will enable us in adding value to the list of our offerings for the label printers.” says Gaurav Roy, Flexo Image Graphics. “The technical excellence and engineering capabilities of Multipress are well recognized by printers globally and we hope this offering is going to help Indian printers add more value to their facility in a big way,” he added.

Alessandro Chittolina, from Multipress says, “India is a growing market and a very attractive market for Multipress. We are very happy with this partnership with Flexo Image Graphics and will be working very closely with our distributor to contribute to the growth of the label and packaging industry in India by offering technically advanced equipments and excellent local technical support through FIG.”