Company : DataLase Ltd

Category : Printing and Graphics

Key Products : Digital printing solutions, Date and lot codes, Barcodes, 2-D data matrix codes

Promotions at Datalase to Support Global Growth

DataLase, a SATO company, has appointed a new chief marketing officer and made a further two promotions to strengthen its leading revolutionary digital printing position within the product and packaging market.

Mark Naples becomes chief marketing officer, a newly created role following DataLase’s acquisition by Japanese company SATO in December 2016. He will be supported by Michelle Muldoon who has been appointed marketing manager, having previously held the role of customer services manager.

Datalase & Havi Collaborate on Digital Touchpoint for Global Market

Datalase & Havi Collaborate on Digital Touchpoint for Global Market

Inline Digital Printing experts DataLase, part of SATO Group, are working in collaboration with HAVI, a packaging, analytic, market analysis and supply chain management specialist, to develop on demandpoint of sale printing solutions for the food services sector, including restaurants, convenience stores, and fast food outlets.

HAVI collects data gathered from the point of sale to share with suppliers and partners, allowing brand owners to print personalised, real time, contextual information that can be deployed onto packaging at any point in the supply chain. When combined with DataLase’s laser activated colour change materials,the partnership will bring innovative solutions for point of sale food service outlets to market,enabling them to expand the interaction and engagement with consumers through personalised packaging.

Datalase & Xerox Team for Late-stage Inline Digital Printing Solutions

Datalase & Xerox Team for Late-stage Inline Digital Printing Solutions

Xerox, the global leader in digital print technology and services, has signed an agreement with DataLase, the newly acquired SATO subsidiary and inline digital printing experts, to launch a new inkless printing solution that allows brand owners to connect with consumers with personalisation and late-stage ability to differentiate products and packaging.

Variprint™ is the next generation of revolutionary inline digital printing solutions from DataLase which uses the new Laser Imaging Module (LIM) designed and built by Xerox. The LIM is capable of printing at higher resolutions than most inkjet digital printing solutions, creating sharper images. The LIM can produce greyscale images with a natural resolution up to 1,200dpi and can digitally print variable information such as graphics, barcodes and text up to 1 metre per second.

Datalase Announces New Board Following Sato Acquisition

Datalase Announces New Board Following Sato Acquisition

Leading inline digital printing companyDataLase has announced a new board of directors after being acquired byTokyo-based SATO,a global provider of Auto-ID solutions.

The new board of directors includes eight members who will provide their guidance and expertise to DataLase under SATO’s leadership as the company consolidates and enhances its presence in the rapidly growing global digital print market.

Datalase Launch Research Project With University of Manchester on Ground Breaking Digital Technology

Datalase Launch Research Project With University of Manchester on Ground Breaking Digital Technology

Market leading inline digital printing company, DataLase, is embarking on a research project in conjunction with Manchester University to develop furtherrevolutionary digital printing solutions.

The‘INFINITY’ research and development program will drive forward the continued search for the best and most diverse portfolio of colour-change pigments.It will involve work within the areas of synthetic chemistry and materials characterisation to investigate the opportunities for multi-colour printing of products and packaging.

SATO Acquires Inline Digital Printing LeaderDataLase

SATO Acquires Inline Digital Printing LeaderDataLase

Tokyo,December22, 2016– SATO, a leading global provider of Auto-ID solutions that empowers workforces and streamlines operationsacquired a100% share of UK-based inline digital printing (IDP) leader, DataLase.

The two companies first teamed in October 2015to form the strategic partnership SpeciaLase to introduce the game-changing DataLaseIDP technology in Japan and the Asia-Pacific region. SATO held a 33.3% share of DataLase prior to this acquisition.

2016: A Ground Breaking Year For Datalase

2016: A Ground Breaking Year For Datalase

2016 has been an exceptional year for leading inline digital printing company DataLase, attending major international exhibitions, receiving industry-recognised awards and launching a breakthrough technology.

Chris Wyres, CEO of DataLase, said: “We have had an amazing year, generating significant traction with major brand owners, following launch of our revolutionary inline digital print solutions with our global network of strategic partners at DRUPA.”

Datalase Boosts Brand Value With Inline Digital Printing Technology

Datalase Boosts Brand Value With Inline Digital Printing Technology

DataLaseisaddressing how its revolutionary inline digital printing technology will help to drive brand value in today’s competitive retail world at leading print industry conference, Digital Print for Packaging 2016.

Mark Naples, DataLase vice president business development, Europe and APAC, will be presenting at the forthcoming event in Berlinwhere he will look at how brands and retailers can tailor messaging to today’s consumers via flexible digital marketing campaigns – whether a packaged product is purchased online or in-store.

DataLase & partners join forces at PackExpo 2016

DataLase & partners join forces at PackExpo 2016

DataLase, leaders in inline digital printing, will be supporting a number of its partners at the forthcoming PackExpo 2016 exhibition, taking place in Chicago, Illinois, USA.

Held at McCormick Place, November 6-9, the event is North America’s largest exhibition for processing and packaging technologies.More than 1,800 packaging and processing exhibitors covering the entire packaging supply chain will be in attendance.

Domino Amjet, ID Technology, International Paper, Kwiklok, Macsa, Videojet and Xerox will all be showcasing laser coding and inline digital printing solutions that combine DataLase core colour-change materials technology with high performance laser print engines.

Datalase: Inline Digital Printing For E-Commerce

Datalase: Inline Digital Printing For E-Commerce

As the e-commerce industry evolves, the challenge for brands is to deliver improved brand value that extends beyond the product itself to the whole pack experience, according to Mark Naples, VP business development Europe and APAC, DataLase.

In a recent survey from Dotcom Distribution, 52 per cent of consumerssaid they are likely to make a repeat purchase from an online store that delivers premium packaging. The survey also found four out of ten consumers would share an image of an online delivery via social media if it came in a unique package.

Adding Brand Value Through Real-Time Marketing With Datalase

Adding Brand Value Through Real-Time Marketing With Datalase

Boosting the consumer appeal of packaging with personalised inline digital printingcan add an unprecedented amount of value for brand owners, according to Mark Naples, VP business development Europe and APAC at DataLase.

Mr Naples delivered the presentation ‘Real Time Marketing on Pack’ at ThePackHub and EFIA sponsored ‘Printing for Brand Packaging’ held at 3M Innovation Centre, Bracknell, last month. During the talk, he outlined the benefits of utilising the leading inline digital printing company’s capabilities for late stage pack customisation.

New Datalase Board Members Support Asia Growth

Leading inline digital printing company, DataLase, welcomes two new directors to its board who will representkey partner and stakeholder, SATO, a leading global provider of Auto-IDsolutions.

The two companies formed a strategic partnership in October 2015 and SATO launched subsidiary,SpeciaLase, in order to introduce the DataLaseadvanced inline digital printing solutionsto the Asia-Pacific region.

DATALASE TO SHOWCASE INLINE DIGITAL CASE CODING CAPABILITIES AT SUPERCORREXPO 2016

DATALASE TO SHOWCASE INLINE DIGITAL CASE CODING CAPABILITIES AT SUPERCORREXPO 2016

Leading inline digital printing company, DataLase, will present its inline digital case coding capabilities atquadrennial machinery and innovations event, SuperCorrExpo 2016.

The four-day event, organised by the Association of Independent Corrugated Converters (AICC) and the Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry (TAPPI), will run from October 17th – 20that the Orange County Convention Centre, Orlando, USA.

VIDEOJET &DATALASE SHOWCASE INLINE DIGITAL PRINTING AT PPMA 2016

VIDEOJET &DATALASE SHOWCASE INLINE DIGITAL PRINTING AT PPMA 2016

Market leaders in inline digital printing, DataLase,will be supporting Videojet Technologies, a global leader in coding, marking and variable date printing solutions, at the 2016 PPMA TOTAL exhibition.

Held at the NEC, Birmingham, September 27-29, the event will showcase the best UK processing and packaging machinery, alongside the latest innovations in materials, containers and packaging design.

DATALASE : MOVING A BRAND FROM 80 SKUs TO 1 WITH INLINE DIGITAL PRINTING

DATALASE : MOVING A BRAND FROM 80 SKUs TO 1 WITH INLINE DIGITAL PRINTING

Inline digital printing is unlocking unrivalled reaction-to-market capabilities, according to Chuck Pemble, Vice President Business Development Americas at DataLase, a leading inline digital print company.

Mr Pemble will be a speaker at next week’s Digital Print for Packaging (DPP) US 2016 event in Chicago, Illinois. The conference, organised by Smithers Pira, runs from 7th-8th September.

 

DATALASE STRATEGIC PARTNER PULSE ROLL LABEL PRODUCTS TO LAUNCH PURECODE™

DATALASE STRATEGIC PARTNER PULSE ROLL LABEL PRODUCTS TO LAUNCH PURECODE™

Pulse Roll Label Products, a leading narrow web ink supplier and strategic partner of DataLase, is to launch PureCode, a laser-markable coating solution for the global narrow web label industry.

The partnership between the two companies combines DataLase’s ground-breaking technology with Pulse Roll Label Products’ specialist narrow web ink and coating expertise. The development of PureCode addresses the challenges faced by label printers, retailers and brand owners in the quest for premium printed variable data.

 

Datalase Supports Global Expansion Strategy With New Appointments

Datalase Supports Global Expansion Strategy With New Appointments

DataLase, the market leader in Inline Digital Printing, has made a series of appointments to support its fast-growth strategy across Europe, USA and Asia.

Andy Wragg has become chief operating officer for Europe and Emma Dixon has been recruited as finance controller.

Following a successful two-weeks at Drupa 2016, which generated a multi-billion pound opportunity pipeline, DataLase is keen to keep up the momentum surrounding its revolutionary printing solutions.

Datalase Inline For Multi-Billion Pound Projects Post-Drupa

Datalase Inline For Multi-Billion Pound Projects Post-Drupa

Drupa 2016 delivered for inline digital printing company, DataLase, generating a multi-billion pound opportunity pipeline for its revolutionary solutions.

More than 2000 visitors stopped by the DataLase stand during the two-week exhibition, helping to generate a significant number of new business leads and orders.

flint group to become first licensee of groundbreaking datalase variprint technology

Global solutions provider for the print and publishing industry, Flint Group,has become the first official ink licensee of Variprint - the next generation of the DataLase revolutionary Inline Digital Printing solutions.

 

Historically, DataLase has only been seen in product coding and marking applications, in white, clear and black. The company has now extended its intellectual property portfolio to enable real time messaging and variable data on pack with a selection of monochrome colours – a breakthrough in laser Inline Digital Printing.

 

datalase partners with mundi technology to build presence inbenelux region

datalase partners with mundi technology to build presence inbenelux region

Inline digital printing expert DataLase has strengthened its position in Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxembourg,by partnering with Mundi Technology, a leading supplier of laser coding systems in the region.

Mundi Technology and DataLase will combine their knowledge in the development and design of laser marking technology to provide revolutionary inline digital printing systems.

Whilst Mundi works with customers and distributors around the world, the majority of the company’s business is conducted in the Benelux region.To date, the independent company has installed more than 500 lasers globally.

Datalase Wins Gold At Efia Print Awards

Datalase Wins Gold At Efia Print Awards

The leader in inline digital printing, DataLase, won the gold award in the outstanding technical innovation category at the prestigious European Flexographic Industry Association (EFIA) annual print awards, which were held at The Vox, Resorts World in Birmingham last week (March 17, 2016).

DataLase claimed the top prize in the outstanding technical innovation category for its inline digital printing solution for secondary packaging, which revolutionises the way packaging and products are printed.

maximise cost efficiencies with inline digital printing technology from datalase

maximise cost efficiencies with inline digital printing technology from datalase

Brand owners, co-packers and converters can generate high quality graphics whilst minimising costs and boosting supply chain efficiencies thanks to a revolutionary new inline digital printing technology developed by DataLase.

The market leader in laser digital printing of products and packaging has developed a solution, whichuses patented laser reactive pigments.When incorporated into acoating, or conventionally printed onto a packageand exposed to a low power CO2 or NIR diode arraylaser on a packing line, it generates a colour change reaction resulting in a high definition, premium quality digital print.

touch the future of digital printing with datalase at drupa 2016

touch the future of digital printing with datalase at drupa 2016

Leading inline digital printing company, DataLase, will launch the next generation of its revolutionary digital printing solutions at Drupa 2016.

The new Variprint™monochrome technology will be demonstrated by the DataLase team on their stand in Hall 6 at Drupa, the world’s leading trade show for graphic and industrial print, media and multichannel, held in Dusseldorf, Germany, May 31-June 10, 2016.

datalase secures new patents forrevolutionary inline digital technology

datalase secures new patents forrevolutionary inline digital technology

DataLase, the market leader in inline laser digital printing, has been granted a further four patents for its novel technologies, Variprint® and Infinity™.

The revolutionary print solutions combine DataLase core colour-change materials technology with the next generation of laser print engines to deliver high speed, high resolution, on-demand digital printing that is a high performance alternative to traditional labels and printmethods.

SATO Establishes SpeciaLase to Bring Revolutionary Laser Coding and Marking Technology to Asia

Tokyo, October 28, 2015 – SATO (TOKYO:6287), a leading global provider of Auto-ID solutions that empower workforces and streamline operations, announced that it launched a new subsidiary, SpeciaLase Limited for the marketing of a revolutionary CO2 laser coding and marking technology developed by UK-based DataLase. The new company will operate in Japan and the Asia Pacific region.

Datalase Solutions Suitable To Meet FDA Compliance Standards For UDI And Track And Trace

Inline digital printing experts DataLase and their strategic partners continue to help the Life Science sector with innovative solutions to help meet FDA compliance standards established by the Drug Quality Security Act of 2013. These solutions bring together Datalase’s proprietary color change technology and lasers to print variable human and machine readable codes on a variety of label and packaging substrates at the point of fill allowing manufacturers, co-packers, wholesalers to comply with the track/trace, UDI and validation requirements.