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BASF Printing Systems Opens Technical Center in Charlotte


BASF Printing Systems has opened a new technical center to serve the North American market in Charlotte, N.C. The center has a full installation of platemaking equipment for flexographic and letterpress plates, as well as a technical service laboratory for plates and inks.
“The Charlotte site significantly strengthens our global position as a major supplier to the printing and packaging industry by bringing BASF closer to its customers,” said Michael Stumpp, group vice president, colorants. “BASF Printing Systems’ presence in North America will ensure a fast and reliable supply of printing plates and inks, as well as enhance our customer support services, to the graphic arts industry.”