The Sonoco Institute

The Sonoco Institute was created to exploit the synergies that exist between the graphic communications and packaging science departments. It is the only university program in the country with this one-of-a-kind multidisciplinary approach to packaging as a core competency.

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OMET's Folding Carton

“Folding Carton: Printed Inline Flexo”

Innovative technologies to improve profitability

The OMET “Folding Carton: Printed Inline Flexo” seminar will introduce the complete process from art to finished product. The event will take place in a classroom and hands on for plate making and press run. It will help attendees make an easy transition from offset to flexo.

  • The latest technologies from: OMET, Schawk, Asahi, Rossini, Harper and Rotometrics
  • 7 color expanded gamut printing 
  • Hi-def flexo printing (300 line screen)
  • Quick change/low waste press features
Dates:  November 1st through November 3rd 2011
Place:   The Sonoco Institute, Clemson University, Clemson, SC  
Cost:   FREE!


Seminar agenda:

Tuesday,  November 1st
  • Check In and Cocktails @Sonoco Institute
  • 5:00pm-8:00pm


Wednesday, November 2nd
  • 9:00am to 5:00pm
  • Schawk, Art and color management
  • Asahi Platemaking, digital and conventional
  • Rossini, Sleeve Technology
  • Lunch
  • OMET, Press technology and diecutting
  • Harper, Anilox rolls specific to the FC market
  • Rotometrics, rotory die cutting and tooling
  • Gietz, foil stamping
  • Common Dinner that night 7:30 pm

Thursday, November 3rd
  • 8:00am-1:00pm
  • Plate Mounting
  • Run Live Job on OMET Press
  • Classroom for discussion


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The Sonoco Institute, Clemson University
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  • Brad Gasque