David Savastano, Ink World Editor08.06.12
Food packaging has drawn increasing attention in recent years, as concerns over migration of materials into food have caused concern from consumers, brand owners and governments.
Packaging ink manufacturers are concentrating on utilizing safe ingredients that will protect consumers. For Mirage Inks Ltd., a Bath, UK-based flexo and gravure specialist, providing high quality inks and technical service for packaging is always the highest priority since its beginnings in 1983.
“Within a few months of our incorporation, we moved more towards the flexographic market, as we could already recognize innovation and development feeding through to challenge gravure print quality,” said Steve Fisher, Mirage Ink’s managing director. “Narrow web flexo, and more recently, digital
printing development has enabled our customer base to improve quality, reduce lead times and enable them to compete with the best.”
Mirage Ink focuses much
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