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Two new 67” VISTAFLEX CL 10-color presses installed earlier in 2021 at Colormasters are operational, giving a substantial boost in printing capacity to the Alabama-based company.

W&H and Colormasters team in front of one of the two new VISTAFLEX presses installed at Colormasters in 2021.

Both VISTAFLEX presses have a 67” working width and are equipped with the award winning Turboclean Advanced E inking system with electronic pumps, the complete VISION system for monitoring print accuracy during production and RUBY GO for process monitoring, analysis and optimization. Speeds of 2,000 ft/min. can be reached.

Colormasters and W&H have been partners since 2008, when the first 10-color MIRAFLEX CM, then the first of its kind in North America, was installed. Since then, the company has added another 9 printing presses and 18 extrusion lines, becoming one of W&H’s biggest partners in North America.

Colormasters, a family-owned business, was founded in 1986 with one bag machine in a 10,000 facility. In the past 10 years, the company has added 3 new locations for a total of 4, added 750,000 sq ft of manufacturing and warehousing space and created 400 new jobs.