“In recent years, consumer behavior in Latin American markets has been changing with rising disposable incomes, busier lifestyles, and the demand for a more convenient, healthier living,” said Sergio Pera, director at Toyo Ink Brasil. “As a result, packaging converters and brand owners are looking to provide consumer markets with the packaging formats that support their new tastes and lifestyles. In line with these trends, Toyo Ink will be presenting at LatinPack a complete line of packaging solutions designed to meet the industry need for increased food safety and regulatory compliance, extended package shelf life and appeal, reduced eco-footprint, and greater processing efficiencies.”
Featured Solutions at Toyo Ink Booth A18 include:
• Paper & Board: Visitors to the Toyo Ink booth can learn more about its complete offset ink portfolio, which includes 100% vegetable-based, zero-VOC or low migration types that Toyo Ink has developed for the printing on paper and carton for food-grade packaging.
• Low-energy UV: This corner will feature the rapidly growing FLASH DRY ink systems formulated for use on H-UV, LE-UV, LED-UV presses while offering a glimpse at the energy-saving, environmental and productivity benefits that energy-curable solutions have to offer.
• Flexible & Rigid Packaging: Toyo Ink Brasil will showcase its ever-expanding portfolio of food-safe sustainable solutions specially formulated for the food and beverage market, including Toyo Ink’s AQUA LIONA, AQUAECOL, LIOVALUE and REXTA series of flexo and gravure inks for surface and lamination printing, from general-purpose to high-end retort pouch applications. The latest solutions for photoinitiator-free, food packaging, the Elex-one series of electron beam-curable inks for flexo printing, will also be featured. Moreover, samples of the Group’s metal package coatings including UV metal deco solutions will be provided at the booth.
• Specialty Colors & Effects: Visitors to the booth can see and feel for themselves how Toyo’s extensive line of premium UV and screen inks, coatings and varnishes can add high impact to packaging design.