Sun Chemical Ink (GPI) has purchased of a Barco Gigasetter – the largest-format imagesetter available and the only one for packaging applications on the West Coast – to be installed at Sun Graphics’ operations in Concord, CA.
Sun Graphics, a division of Sun Chemical Ink (GPI) with facilities in Concord and Maumee, OH, offers packaging design services and produces finished flexo photopolymer printing plates. Sun Graphics will use this equipment to expand its large-format film output capabilities to better serve its paper packaging and other customers.
When used in conjunction with its large-format platemaking system, the new Gigasetter will allow Sun Graphics to use a single set of films to produce flexo plates for printing of large boxes used for computers, electronics and other industrial markets. In addition, Sun Graphics plans to produce plates for large process color point-of-purchase displays used for ret
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