2021 wants to be a recovery year for all production domains and packaging makes no exception. Despite the difficulty in finding raw materials, technology and innovation do not stop advancing. In this regard, Z DUE this year wants to be at the forefront of the two most important flexo events in Italy: the Best in

Z DUE turns 45

01 September 2021 by
On 1 September 1976 the Z DUE stamp factory was founded in Anzola dell’Emilia (Bologna) a Lorenzo Mingozzi and Giuseppe Mandini’s idea. Shortly thereafter, Lorenzo’s brother Andrea joins the group. From that small laboratory in the countryside, Z DUE has become in 45 years the largest flexo prepress service in Italy and a point of
A much awaited evening last April 22nd. The FTA Diamond Awards are one of the highest European recognition in flexo printing. Unfortunately, due to the pandemic, the competition took place mainly between works printed along the years 2018-2019, at least as regards the Italian entries. Despite the difficult period that we all know well, the
Below is an extract from the article dated 20 February 2021 on the information site The plastics processing industries are concerned by the difficulty in supplying raw materials. Five years after the last episode, fear of a new shortage returns to Europe. A drop in imports and an increase in prices are the effects

VORTEX system

04 February 2021 by
Vortex is an effective new generation technology for flexo printing on paper, corrugated cardboard and plastic film. It comes from a proprietary algorithm, exactly like ProjectBlue and BlueEdge, however with different characteristics and advantages compared to “unconventional screen” technologies. The strength of Vortex lies not in the screening, but in the dot shape, which is
2021 is a year of huge investments for Z DUE. The last 29th of January ZDUE officially signed the contract with Miraclon for the purchase of a new Flexcel NX plate production line. This major investment will enhance the production of high quality Kodak plates for the entire group and will develop larger quantities of flexo
Last January 15th Mr Andrea Tullini, CEO of Scatolificio Medicinese, and Mr Tiziano Guerra, Quality manager, granted an interview to Z DUE, who thus opens its own column They say about us. This is a very important event for the world of flexo printing, as for the first time a converter publicly talks about his experience with the new BlueEdge
A little less than a year after the birth of BlueEdge, this new technology for the production of flexo clichés for corrugated cardboard, flexible film, paper and labels has already positioned at the first place of the Brazilian AB Flexo competition, in the only category possible for participants not belonging to the state of Brazil.

Working with us in 3D

12 January 2021 by
            Complete HTML5 solution, no plugins required High resolution 3D view in web browser Automatic generation of 3D previews based on 3D models and PDF graphics Built with powerful IC3D technology Watch the video tutorial with a click on the image above  

Smart Packaging App

12 January 2021 by
                                    What it is Ghost application inserted in the packaging graphics. Domain Packaging of I°/II°/III° level & Digital Signage Goal Creation of advantages of the Packaging platform: Product process information. Digitally link data: origin, composition, nutritional tables, shelf