Bas van der Poel

Bas van der Poel is Technical Sales Director for EMEA at Apex International and started his career in the graphic industry in 1992. After working in a technical position at a pre-press company for about 18 years he was dedicated to business development in the field of anilox, (mounting) sleeves and CFK products. In his current position at Apex International, Bas is responsible for sales in the strategic countries of the EU and the service & support of OEM’s with technical knowledge and application development in the field of anilox and ink-transfer technology.
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Pushing the limits in flexo to enable innovative packaging solutions - Apex and iPB Printing partner in innovation

By Bas van der Poel | Oct 23, 2018 3:33:38 AM

Ton Lavrijsen and his brother Bart are today’s third generation at the helm of the iPB family business. Having recently installed two brand new Bobst 10-colour flexo presses, they are ready to once again push the limits of innovation in packaging solutions. “Technology is really the tool that enables us to excel in what differentiates us from our competitors: product development. That is why it is also important for us to partner with specialists like Apex International: by combining skills and knowledge, we can both improve and innovate faster.”

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Printing Fixed Palette Through Consistent Ink Transfer

By Bas van der Poel | Jun 19, 2017 12:15:29 PM

Flexo printers are facing many challenges every day, with flexo itself often being one of the biggest of them all. To further improve print quality and at the same time increase productivity, printers would require a level of process control that seems hard to achieve, given the amount of variables that surround conventional flexo. Apex now has a solution available close at hand, providing the consistency and repeatability that is needed for fixed palette printing.

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