Coveris is a leading European packaging company that manufactures flexible and sustainable solutions for some of the world’s most respected brands. Coveris has a long history with AV Flexologic and a positive experience with the Automatic SAMM 2.0.

Coveris decided to advance even further their prepress department by adding the Fully Automatic FAMM 3.0 in their production plant, and their experience was more than positive.

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“The machine has been well received by the operators on site and is now handling all production work were previously we have three/four manual mounters operating to aid production.”

Mark Faulkner
Operations Manager/ UK Flex Print Technical Manager
 



THE ADVANTAGES OF FAMM 3.0 FOR COVERIS

FAMM 3.0 1500
  • Reduced manning requirements in prepress
  • reduction in downtime around remounts and register issues
  • improved MR timings in production due to accuracy of mounting
  • reduction in suspects (internal faults) due to less plate lifts/plate marks

HOW HAS THE FAMM 3.0 IMPROVED COVERIS’ WORKFLOW?

“It allowed us to run leaner running a kanban system within prepress, it also has allowed us to improve our JIT (just in time) offering and react quicker to changes in demand.”

– Mark Faulkner | Operations Manager / UK Flex Print Technical Manager

How has the FAMM 3.0 affected your printing performance so far (quality, press setup time, reduction of press downtime, etc)?


HOW HAS THE FAMM 3.0 AFFECTED COVERIS’ QUALITY PERFORMANCE?

Positive on all the above mentioned, quality around register, basemarks & plate marks, setup time improvement due to register dropping in quicker, downtime improvement due to less lifts or bubbles created previously when mounting manually.

WHAT IS THE EXPECTED ROI ACCORDING TO COVERIS?

Coveris expects a ROI in 1,5 to 2 years.

Would you like to know your ROI? Contact us and we can help you calculate your ROI based on your data and workflow.