UPM Raflatac and EFI Offer Customers Turnkey Digital Printing Solution

UPM Raflatac announces the qualification of over 30 labelstocks for EFI’s state-of-the-art digital Jetrion Industrial Inkjet Systems, including the 4000, 4830 and 4900 series of UV inkjet presses. These two market leaders have joined forces to provide label printers and their customers with high quality labelstock solutions for complex, wide-ranging industry applications.

Label converters who use UPM Raflatac labelstocks and EFI Jetrion UV inkjet systems gain access to a host of digital benefits, including a diverse range of labelstocks that provide exceptional visual appeal and performance for demanding end-uses. Meanwhile, EFI’s innovative presses allow converters to offer short- and medium-run printing capabilities that are ideal for product launches, targeted marketing campaigns and boutique labeling operations. Labelstock converters pay only for the inks they use, significantly reducing their production costs. EFI’s presses range from the 4000, which offers an economical entry point into digital label printing, to the 4900, a state-of-the-art press which executes digital printing and finishing in a single pass, eliminating costly downtime and consolidating work processes.   

 “UPM Raflatac is pleased to partner with EFI to offer labelstock converters and their customers a complete digital printing solution,” says Patrick Goss, Prime Business Director, Americas, UPM Raflatac. “Printers can leverage UPM Raflatac labelstocks and EFI Jetrion machines to provide end-users with the broadest range of options for their digital printing needs.”

 “EFI and UPM Raflatac share a commitment to delivering high quality labeling solutions that offer productivity, efficiency and value,” says Sean Skelly, General Manager of EFI Jetrion. “UPM Raflatac paper and film labelstocks open up a world of printing possibilities for our rapidly growing installed base of label converters who gain business benefits from Jetrion’s economic ink-only printing cost and favorable ROI.”