Paper or film splicing and flexographic plate mounting tapes are a few examples from our comprehensive range of adhesive tapes for web material production and processing.
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What is the 'pinholing' effect and how to remove it
A common issue with flexible packaging motifs is the so-called ‘pinholing’ effect. It describes the uneven or incomplete ink distribution when printing a solid area, resulting in a loss of density and a reduced colour vibrancy. Only continuous ink films reflect light evenly and only then does a solid area look appealing to the consumer looking at a package on display in a supermarket shelf
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