Luxembourg’s Flint Group opens new colour centre for packaging inks in Poland

21 July 2016 (Last Updated July 21st, 2016 18:30)

Luxembourg-based Flint Group has opened a new global colour centre (GCC) in Lodz, Poland, in a bid to provide solutions for packaging print sector.

Luxembourg-based Flint Group has opened a new global colour centre (GCC) in Lodz, Poland, in a bid to provide solutions for packaging print sector.

The new facility features a demo centre, customer academy and round-the-clock colour matching and digital colour management solutions.

Flint Group’s four packaging business segments, including paper and board, flexible packaging, sheetfed and narrow web applications, will be served by the new centre.

"Many of our customers are looking to implement a digitally managed colour workflow to ensure full brand colour integrity across multiple locations, segments and media."

The facility's digital colour management offers flexibility and speed throughout the entire value chain across all packaging and label segments.

Flint Group packaging and narrow web professional services director Stuart Duffy said: “Many of our customers are looking to implement a digitally managed colour workflow to ensure full brand colour integrity across multiple locations, segments and media. 

“With our new Global Colour Centre and the VIVO Colour Solutions toolbox, Flint Group has developed a unique offer to help our clients, no matter where in the world, in moving colour management to the next level and into the future.”

The company also noted that digital colour management also helps to provide a repeatable worldwide model across multiple sites.

Flint Group provides a comprehensive options package for better operational performance, accuracy and brand colour integrity.

The company currently employs around 7,900 people worldwide and has operations in more than 140 centres in North, Central and South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Australia, New Zealand, India and the Pacific Rim.