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  • Be more competitive
  • Improve your bottom line

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More than Machines... Martin Engineers Solutions.

Martin Automatic Inc provides automated splicing with precise tension control for roll to roll processing. In operation for over 46 years, and with over 8,000 installations in more than 50 countries, Martin Automatic is best known for its extensive line of automatic splicing unwinds, automatic transfer rewinds and tension control systems.

At Martin, our experience in handling webs-substrates delivered as roll stock-spans a broad range of converting and deposition processes. These include processes related to printing (gravure, offset, flexographic and ink jet), spray, dye extruded and solid polymer application technologies. We provide innovative solutions for a variety of industries and applications, including those associated with the manufacturing of printed electronics, thin film photovoltaics, and energy harvesting and storage.

Latest News

Martin Roll Changers Deliver Impressive Improvements for Thai Label Printer

October 01, 2015

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Salee Printing Public Company Limited (SLP) has equipped a new flexo press with automatic splicer and rewinder from Martin Automatic Inc. The Bangkok-based label converter provides specialty labels and packaging solutions for home and personal care, health care, and food and beverage markets.

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First Tape and Label Adds Real Value to Customer Relationships

September 17, 2015

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One afternoon David's wife Debbie, a school teacher, requested that he print some little happy face stickers for her to use with her students. David agreed to print a few on some scrap material. A few days later Mrs. Haak reported that the stickers were a big hit and she asked David to print more, a lot more. David said he really didn't really want to do it but Mrs. Haak continued to negotiate. She offered to take care of post print production and would handle selling them. They struck a deal, David printed the stickers and Mrs. Haak made up 300 finished rolls to sell.

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Desmedt Labels Installs Customized Roll Change Technology

August 24, 2015

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Desmedt Labels, the family owned converter based in Bornem, between Antwerp and Brussels, has installed Martin Automatic MBSF unwind/splicers on its Nilpeter and Gidue flexo presses to improve productivity and reduce waste. The Martin technology has been customised to meet the limited space available in the production hall. The result is that the MBSF machines ('F' denoting film capability) have a higher than standard festoon, but with a short footprint.

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NEW Laser assist for splice preparation

new laser assist for splice preparation

At the recently concluded Labelexpo in Brussels, Martin introduced a new feature to its MBS line of automatic butt splicers. The MBS is now available with a laser assist package to help the operator position the second-side tape with greater accuracy. For more information on the laser assist feature and other Martin products, please contact your Martin representative.

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