Kocher + Beck USA L.P. signed an agreement with Lüscher Technologies AG of Germany to sell the Multi DX UV CTP systems within Canada and the United States.
Lüscher is focused on developing devices for the electronic imaging of offset and flexographic plates, in addition to textile and screen-printing technologies. The Germany company has more than 2,400 systems installations in 60 different countries.
Kocher + Beck, focused in the field of rotary-die cutting technology, introduced its Tec Screen silk screen material in 2009, followed by a range of equipment and consumables for processing screen plates.
“We are extremely pleased and excited to be able to partner with Lüscher,” stated David Morris, President of Kocher + Beck USA, “As such we are able to offer the USA and Canadian markets a complete screen solution, and bring a much needed alternative to all screen consumers within the industry.”
Kocher + Beck USA, based in Lenexa, Kansas, plans to concentrate its efforts on the Lüscher MultiDX UV CTP 220 and 240 systems, using UV laser diodes for fast imaging. These CTP systems are developed for label printing and applications in industrial printing.