Macfarlane Labels invests in new printing press in response to customer and consumer demand

Mark McIntyre General News

Macfarlane Labels, a leading specialist in self-adhesive and resealable labels, has invested over £700,000 in response to the current and future needs of major brand owners.

The labels business, based in Kilmarnock, has installed a new high spec Nilpeter FA 10-colour Flexo press this month (see image). The investment complements the recent additions of an HP Digital Press and an additional Flexo Press.

The new press includes in-line foiling, lamination, 100% inspection capability and increases the capacity for 10-colour printed labels. This new investment enables Macfarlane to ensure that brands are perfectly presented using the latest graphic design techniques.

Angela Campbell from Macfarlane Labels said: “This significant investment for our labels business in Kilmarnock is in response to increasing and changing demands from our customers and their consumers. This latest technology in printing produces the highest label quality to ensure that our customers’ brands are perfectly presented. The press allows us to meet our customers’ ever changing needs and demands, led by innovative marketing trends.”

Read the full press release here.