Turnkey Decorating System requires minimal user intervention.

Press Release Summary:

Complete turnkey product decorating system comprises media handling technology integrated with ITW Inspiration Digital InkJet Single Pass, Phoseon UV LED curing technology, and BDT Tornado-based Product Feeder (TPF). Able to perform off-line processing of various packaging materials, system will feed, align, print, cure and stack. Printing capabilities cover images with virtually limitless colors as well as variable data, unique product identification, and barcodes on multitude of substrates.

Original Press Release:

ITW Security and Brand Identity Group, Phoseon and BDT to Highlight Unique Turnkey Decorating Solution at Pack Expo

ITW Security and Brand Identity Group, Phoseon Technology, and BDT Media Automation GmbH are proud to showcase their unique turnkey product decorating solution at Pack Expo, Las Vegas – Booth #9705. The show is being held October 22- 24, 2014. BDT’s media handling technology will be integrated with the ITW Inspiration Digital InkJet Single Pass & Phoseon’s UV LED curing technology- providing one complete system for its users.

The demonstration incorporates BDT’s Tornado-based Product Feeder (TPF) and will be able to perform off-line processing of various packaging materials. The system will feed, align, print, cure and stack – all with minimal user intervention and greatly shortened job set up times.

ITW’s Inspiration Digital Ink Jet combines high performance with speed to print high quality images with virtually limitless number of colors, as well as the ability to print variable data - showing the ease and flexibility in which it can print on demand.  This innovative decorating system provides vibrant colors and clarity, as well as the ability to print variable data, unique product identification, barcodes and more.  With the Inspiration Single Pass marketers can print on a multitude of substrates and accommodate targeted printing from the macro arena of geographic or cultural targeting, to the local and individual level.

Pack Expo will be “a great place to feature this innovative system and provide industrial decorating solutions that our customers are looking for. This is an exciting time for both groups” says Chris DeMell, Technical Sales Manager Digital for ITW Security & Brand Identity.

“We are very pleased to be cooperating with ITW and Phoseon to bring the TPF-system to market. This demonstration will bring the best of material handling and UV digital printing to package manufacturers and users”, said Ralf Hipp, Vice President of Print Media Handling at BDT. “Our goal is to enable higher shop profitability by enabling our customers to achieve unprecedented packaging job flexibility.”

“Phoseon Technology is very pleased to work with ITW and BDT to deliver a market leading solution for the printing industry, said Chad Taggard, Vice President of Marketing at Phoseon. “Together, ITW, BDT and Phoseon bring the inherent advantages of UV LED curing to the world of packaging. UV LED curing technology offers advanced capabilities, operating economics and environmental benefits to end-users.”

This system can be seen at the Pack Expo International in Chicago at BDT booth #9705.

ITW Security and Brand Identity Group designs and manufactures a wide array of innovative decorating equipment, products and solutions. The group produces state of the art, high performance digital inkjet, heat transfer, hot stamp, and pad printing systems. In addition, the Group also provides a complete range of supplies including heat transfers, hot stamp foils, and clichés, inks, pads, plates, silicone rubber dies, sheets and rollers for a total decorating solution. The group consists of the following business units: CER, CFC, CFC Europe, Coding Products, ITW Graphics, Morlock, Trans Tech, and United Silicone.

They will also be attending Pack Expo. To learn more about ITW Security and Brand Identity Group’s decorating solutions visit us at Booth #3429 or visit our website at www.itwsbi.com.


As a globally active technology company and OEM partner, BDT Media Automation GmbH develops and produces paper and media handling applications for printing systems to feed and stack paper and other media as well as data storage automation solutions to store and archive large data volumes.

BDT was founded 47 years ago, we today employ round about 420 employees worldwide, including our headquarters in Rottweil, Germany and our development, production, sales and service locations in Germany, the US, Mexico, China and Singapore. Visit us at Booth #9705 or visit our website at www.bdt.de/en.

Phoseon Technology

Phoseon Technology is the world leader in providing UV LED solutions for commercial and industrial applications. Phoseon’s products deliver maximum UV energy, high performance, and real-world reliability for UV LED curing of adhesives, coatings and inks. The Company provides worldwide sales and support capabilities and can be reached at www.phoseon.com.

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