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Flint Group to Host AWA Shrink Label Seminar


Seminar will be held June 11-12 in Plymouth, MN

Flint Group Packaging and Narrow Web will host an AWA-sponsored seminar at its Center for Technical Excellence in Plymouth, MN on June 11, 2013. This workshop, Introduction to Heat Shrink Sleeve Label Technologies, is designed to provide an all-round essential briefing along with workshop activities presented by Flint Group and Esko.

This will be a two-day workshop:
• Tuesday, June 11: Presentations and hands-on activities at Flint Group.
• Wednesday, June 12: Activities and demonstrations at Accraply.

This seminar is supported by Accraply, Bonset America, Esko, Polysack Flexible Packaging and Flint Group.

“With the significant support and participation of leading international companies in this growing technology arena, we have been able to create a very special opportunity for anyone who needs or wants to gain a sound education in heat shrink sleeves,” said Dr. William Llewellyn, program leader and vice president and senior consultant, AWA Alexander Watson Associates

“Flint Group welcomes the opportunity to open its facility to AWA and our co-supplier partners to increase awareness of this growing label application,” Deanna Whelan, global marketing manager for Flint Group, said. “Seminar attendees will see, first-hand, the printing of shrink labels using UV flexo LED technology – a revolutionary process supporting a growing market segment. We are excited to be a part of this growing market segment and thrilled to exhibit the future of narrow web printing.”

Space is limited for this seminar; for additional information, contact Ms. Whelan at (763) 398-2716 or email at