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What is Flexographic Printing?

Jesse Genet · December 7, 2017

Kind of like a high output version of rubber stamping, but using a flexible printing plate that transfers your design to a material.

There are five core parts that make this possible: the ink reservoir, fountain roller, anilox roller, plate cylinder, and impression cylinder. They all work to move your ink to be printed on all sorts of medium — tape, tissue paper, boxes, and mailers.

That is flexographic printing.

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