Summer Flexo Industry Events Worth Cooling Off For

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Don’t let all of the fun of Summer vacation distract you from the educational events the flexo industry has to offer this quarter! There are plenty of seminars to attend, and even if you want to stay by the pool, as long as you have wifi, you’ll be able to remotely join us on one of the free webinars we’ll be hosting in the coming months.

This quarter will bring the biggest trade show in the flexo industry that we’ve all been waiting for. We are beyond excited to show you what we have in store for LabelExpo this year, and you won’t want to miss it! We hope to see you then. Be sure to subscribe to our blog to stay in the loop.  In the meantime, check out all of the flexo industry events coming up below.

Paperboard Packaging Seminar
July 19th – 20th The Sonoco Institute at Clemson University, Clemson, SC
This seminar provides a comprehensive, hands-on exploration of Paperboard Packaging Technologies. Upon completing this program, attendees will be equipped to make valuable contributions to critical packaging decisions. Individuals involved in package design, sales, specification, purchasing, scheduling, quality control, and production management will benefit from this seminar.

A&V Webinar: New 3M Technologies for Increased Performance
July 21st at 1pm EST
Kevin Hooley of 3M and Anderson & Vreeland’s Joe Morgan will review the new 3M technologies with the 8387 and L-Series. Not only will they provide a brief overview of these technologies, they’ll be giving examples of customer feedback who have adopted them, while detailing their responses with regard to increased performance. They will also address the industry problems and challenges these solutions address.

Introduction to Corrugated Printing & Packaging Seminar
July 21st – 22nd     The Sonoco Institute at Clemson University, Clemson, SC
Our Corrugated Seminar aims to provide attendees with a broad understanding of the corrugated packaging industry, including fundamental knowledge of terminology and a hands-on approach to the packaging design workflow. This course takes advantage of Clemson University’s vast capabilities in packaging design and distribution testing, and is the ideal introductory course for anyone working with or curious about corrugated packaging.

Choosing the Right Blade for Flexography Webinar
August 10th 1pm EST
To explain the critical role doctor blades play in flexo printing, Andy Gillis, General Manager of Provident, will lead this webinar that will relate some real world experiences of converters using different grades of doctor blades and how their choice impacted their businesses.

Basic Flexo Printing
August 22nd – 25th     Fox Valley Technical College, Appleton, WI
This seminar provides the basic information necessary for the production of quality flexographic printing. Instruction consists of lectures, demonstrations, field trips and actual operation of machinery in the various subject areas. All seminar instructors are experienced in flexographic or related industries.

LabelExpo Americas 2016
September 13th – 15th Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Chicago, IL
Come to LabelExpo Americas 2016 and hear the noise of the machinery in operation, feel the texture of the substrates and see the print quality for yourself! Visit Anderson & Vreeland at Booth #929 to see live demos of the latest flexo technology out there.

Part 4: “Flexo Technical Tips” Webinar Series
September 29th at 1pm EST
Stay tuned for more information on the topic for our final Technical Tip Webinar! More details and registration coming soon.

Stay tuned for next quarter’s summary of flexo industry events to be offered, and as always check our Events Calendar to see what’s next!