Global leader in high performance media for print, Kernow Coatings, has announced that Xeikon has approved the use of two matt white adhesive film coatings for the Xeikon 8000 series and Xeikon 9800 machines.
The certification covers Kernow’s 120 mic Hydro Print PET based media, a high stability and temperature resistant material which will not melt, scratch, shrink or deform like cheaper alternatives.
Xeikon has also confirmed that the 60mic Hydro Print matt white permanent adhesive labels have been certified for use on Xeikon machines. Kernow developed Hydroprint as an extremely tough and durable media that requires no lamination and is tear-proof, weatherproof, waterproof, chemical and tear resistant.
The Xeikon 8000 series and Xeikon 9800 are designed for use in short-run print shops through to large print service providers. Commenting on the announcement “At Xeikon we continuously add new technologies to the different parts of our total solution approach.” Says Danny Mertens, Corporate Communications Manager at Xeikon. “New high-tech substrates, like those of Kernow, fit perfectly in our application-range as it brings a lot of added value to our customers developing new products.”
Head of Sales and Marketing for Kernow, Bosy Colak, commented “The certification that Hydroprint is compatible with Xeikon machines is a glowing endorsement to our investment in research and development and the quality of Kernow products.