PARSIPPANY, N.J., U.S.A. – July 10, 2023 – Sun Chemical will present its extensive solutions for a variety of wide format applications at FuturePrint 2023 (July 12-15, 2023), in São Paulo, Brazil under the theme of ‘Experience. Transformation.,’ where solutions showcased will focus on helping customers to innovate their business.
Visitors of Stand #H 048 will discover how Sun Chemical’s wide format and super wide format inkjet inks and textile inkjet inks on display can help brands and printers innovate sustainably.
“FuturePrint is a key flagship show for the wide format industry,” said Renato Rossi, Business Manager Latin America – Advanced Materials, Sun Chemical. “As the largest producer of inks and coatings, we’re delighted to be exhibiting for the first time and we look forward to connecting with customers and showcasing how they can experience transformation.
“Sun Chemical operates within a ‘5R’ sustainability framework: Reuse, Reduce, Renew, Recycle, and Redesign,” said Pete Saunders, Global Director—Digital Businesses, Sun Chemical. “This framework, along with continuous investment into R&D to improve the eco-efficiency and sustainability of our inks, coatings, and adhesives, enables us to support a circular economy and reduce our carbon footprint. During FuturePrint, we’re excited to show how our digital printing expertise, combined with sustainability, has led to transformative products for our customers and the industry.”
Solutions for Wide Format Printing
Sun Chemical will promote its Streamline range of inkjet inks for wide format printers. Formulated with low-odor chemistry, the Streamline ink series is Greenguard Gold-certified for low indoor emissions.
Also present on the stand will be the Streamline TVL 2 and TEL2 ink series which are offered in 500ml pouches and designed to support the sign, display, and graphics market for use with Roland’s TrueVis SG2 and VG2 range of eco-solvent inkjet printers, including the latest additions to the range––orange and green inks.
A trained and fully experienced team of engineers are available to ensure customers get the best from Streamline inks, offering color management support, on-site and remote support, and ink conversion.
Super Wide Format Printing Solutions
With the increasing popularity of new, industrial, 3.2m-solvent inkjet presses, Sun Chemical offers tailored Streamline ink solutions to support presses with Konica Minolta, Spectra Starfire, and Epson i3200 printheads. Optimized for the inkjet droplet specification and the end-user print application requirements, the latest addition to the range is Sun Chemical’s Streamline SGR, a solvent ink series for presses using Ricoh Gen 5 printheads.
Degassing Modules for Digital Presses
SEPAREL® for inkjet applications is a hollow fiber membrane, developed by DIC Corporation. These degassing modules prevent gas from passing through a hollow fiber membrane, allowing only liquid to pass through and resulting in minimal pressure loss and a more compact size. The range offers a variety of products suitable for various ink types and applications, including aqueous, solvent, and UV.
Aqueous Inks for Digital Printing
Demonstrating its commitment to super wide format printing, Sun Chemical will be promoting its Streamline aqueous ink technology for high-speed, industrial poster printing on presses.
Streamline APY, for Kyocera printheads, is a high-color strength series, delivering drying benefits and a significant reduction in ink consumption compared to competitive aqueous inks. The inks offer improved print finish and color vibrancy, as well as reduced energy consumption costs.
The latest addition to the aqueous series is Streamline APR, formulated for Ricoh Gen 5 printheads and offering all of the advantages highlighted with Streamline APY.
Solutions for Digital Textile Printing
Sun Chemical will highlight a full range of digital inks for textile decoration across a variety of applications such as sign and display, sportswear, fashion, and home textiles.
Products presented will include the newly launched Xennia Amethyst Evo RC reactive ink, an evolution of the successful Xennia Amethyst series which has been specially formulated to enhance production and enable customers to achieve their high-volume targets in the fashion and home textile industry, without compromising quality. Also highlighted will be a range of market-leading sublimation inks, including Opal and ElvaJet Topaz, as well as ElvaJet SR342 –– Sun Chemical´s latest range of sublimation inks –– to address higher viscosity printheads. In addition, Sun Chemical will showcase solutions for pigment and acid inks, offering the best in color and application performance.
Visit Stand #H 048 to learn more about the products and services Sun Chemical will exhibit at FuturePrint or visit www.sunchemical.com.
About Sun Chemical
Sun Chemical, a member of the DIC Group, is a leading producer of packaging and graphic solutions, color and display technologies, functional products, electronic materials, and products for the automotive and healthcare industries. Together with DIC, Sun Chemical is continuously working to promote and develop sustainable solutions to exceed customer expectations and better the world around us. With combined annual sales of more than $8.5 billion and 22,000+ employees worldwide, the DIC Group companies support a diverse collection of global customers.
Sun Chemical Corporation is a subsidiary of Sun Chemical Group Coöperatief U.A., the Netherlands, and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, U.S.A. For more information, please visit our website at www.sunchemical.com or connect with us on LinkedIn or Instagram.