W+D North America and Kocher+Beck USA annnounce strategic partnership for North American envelope segment

W+D North America and Kocher+Beck USA announce strategic partnership for North American envelope segment Overland Park, Kansas — March 28, 2011 — W+D North America (W+D) and Kocher+Beck USA (K+B) today announced they have reached a long-term distribution, manufacturing and technology agreement. Under the terms of the agreement, which is expected to be fully implemented by May 01, 2011, W+D …

Winding technology “UR Precision” – more than nonstop

More than nonstop UR Precision – the new splice technology from Kocher + Beck ensures more than just a nonstop feed of web based materials in to printing or converting processes. (von links nach rechts): Tan Pflieger / Betriebsleiter X-Label, Gebesee, Daniela Kögler / Produktionsleiterin X-Label, Gebesee, Karin Enderle / Verkaufsleiterin Wickeltechnik, Kocher + Beck, vor dem Abwickelautomaten UR Precision …

Kocher+Beck has completed its first installation of nonstop winding equipment at German converter X-Label

Kocher + Beck has begun the development of nonstop winding equipment and has completed its first installation at German converter X-Label. According to a statement, the new technology ‘will grow to become another mainstay for the company’, the core business of which is the manufacture of dies and tooling for the narrow web industry. Custom machine engineering is a well-established …

Premium Quality Silk Screen Material from Kocher + Beck

We have taken our time developing and field testing. Because – before we release a new product, we at Kocher+Beck have to be absolutely sure, we will fully meet and exceed our customer´s high expectations. TecScreen Product Information TecScreen is a high-definition, pre-coated printing plate. The printing plate is made of a nickel-plated stainless steel material, which is coated with …

Kocher+Beck announces partner for Spain and Portugal: TECNOCUT s.l.

Die and rotary tooling specialist Kocher+Beck is looking to strengthen its position in Spain and Portugal with the announcement of a partnership with Tecnocut s.l., a supplier of cutting and printing equipment in both countries. The agreement became active on November 1 2008. Tecnocut was founded in 1993. It has headquarters in Barcelona, a sales office in Madrid and employs …

Kocher + Beck USA acquires American Die Technology

In January 2008 Kocher + Beck USA acquired American Die Technology of Suwanee, GA making Kocher + Beck USA the second largest tooling manufacturer in North America with two production facilities, over 100 employees and strategically located sales offices. This also strengthens Kocher + Beck’s position as the global leader for rotary and flexible tooling worldwide. ADT was founded in …

GapMaster with positioning unit integrated in the sliding block

You have certainly heard of our GapMaster, which sets the gap between stamping/magnetic cylinder and counter-stamping cylinder in rotation stamping systems. You are probably already using it. And so we will refrain from explaining to you here the advantages of the system. But now Kocher + Beck is able to offer you a new generation of the system, which no …

Table register stamping unit for offsets printing plates

A simpler table version, which should be sufficient for many customers’ needs, has been derived from the mobile stamping unit developed in 2006 for fixed stamping of register marks of offset printing plates. Stamping is done pneumatically, just as with its “big brother”. Here, too, the printing plate widths are automatically centered in the middle, and the front edge of …

Stamping unit for rotary stamping of individual sheets

Since even small print runs must be made ever faster and more economically, Kocher + Beck has developed a stamping device for individual sheets. The device is controlled and driven purely pneumatically, and so requires no complicated electrical control, personal training or start up. And in the event of malfunction, you do not depend on external software and electronic specialists. …