Your Best Choice for Flexo Printing Machine Supplier in China

  • High productivity 5-100m/min
  • Chamber doctor blade
  • Ceramic anilox roll
  • Plate cylinder (sleeve type)
  • Ink circulation pump
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30 Years Life Span
Heavy duty cast iron frame plus high precision spare parts ensures machine long life span.
Operator Friendly
Operator's safety and easy operation is our top concern for MTED flexo printing machine.
High Precision
Precise printing ≤ ±0.15mm is achieved by state-of-the-art in-house manufacturing.
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99.9% uptime guarantee, save your energy and raw material cost.

2024 Most Popular Flexo Printing Machines to Boom your Business

No matter what flexible material you want to print on, paper material, or non woven fabric or plastic film, you can always count on MTED flexo printing machines to do the job right every time. We are committed to providing you with the highest quality flexo printing machines and paper bag making machines at the best price!

MTED: Your Premier Flexo Printing Machine Manufacturer

Over the past 25years, MTED has built a rock-solid reputation for manufacturing an extensive portfolio of flexo printing machines and paper bag making machines with competitive prices.

Our 7500-square-meet manufacturing facility in Rui’an city, Zhejiang province is compliant with ISO environmental management system as well as occupational health and safety management system. We are also honored as the “High-tech Enterprise” by the Zhejiang government.

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The Industries We Serve Are Industries We Know

Thanks to our experience of working with business owners of all sizes from various industries, we’ve built a wealth of experience. We understand your product cycles, your customer needs, and your competitors’ moves. Talk to an MTED expert now to get your industry-specific solution!

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Designed for You

Simple and complex printed pattern, MTED experts listen to your idea and work together with you to achieve the best flexographic printing effect on your flexo printing machine. What’s more, we offer you both offline and online flexo printing machine options with various printing width at an affordable price.

Committment to Quality

MTED has in-house full processing capabilities to accomplish micron accuracy of your flexo printing machine, including CNC machinery, laser cutting machinery, CNC bending machinery, etc. Dedicated MTED QC team is committed to a quality-controlled manufacturing process by complying with the regulations of ISO9001:2015 qualification management system.

Assembly Craftsmanship

Mass-manufactured, all MTED flexo printing machines are hand-assembled by our masterful technicians. Big or small, every part of your equipment is precision-crafted and heavy duty, from one bolt to the cutting knife, to the safety guard. Deadline matters. MTED assembling team endeavors to deliver what you need when you need it.

Electric Engineering

Your MTED flexo printing machine’s high performance is ensured by the MTED electrical engineering team.  They progress your machine designs from ideas to manufacturing. They apply an up-to-date control system to improve your machine automation. They test and debug the self-diagnostic system to ensure safe operation of your flexo printing machine. They are available to you 24/7 by remote access programming to maximize your equipment investment. 

Spare Parts Management

Your MTED flexo printing machine’s high performance is ensured by the MTED electrical engineering team.  They progress your machine designs from ideas to manufacturing. They apply an up-to-date control system to improve your machine automation. They test and debug the self-diagnostic system to ensure safe operation of your flexo printing machine. They are available to you 24/7 by remote access programming to maximize your equipment investment. 

Factory Test

Before an MTED flexo printing machine is shipped to your plant, a factory acceptance test will be performed. This test is being coordinated among your flexo printing machine’s assembler, engineer and QC and production head to cover the electrical test, mechanical test, pneumatic test, software test and safety test. The additional adjustment will be decided and performed if needed after the test. MTED flexo printing machines ensure you reliability from pre-delivery to your on-site setup.

Certificates

  • PLC and HMI control
  • High productivity
  • Precise printing
  • Chamber doctor blade
  • Ceramic anilox roll
  • Ink circulation pump
  • Plate cylinder (sleeve type)
  • Auto web guide
  • Auto tension control
  • Hydraulic web lifting
  • Ink circulation pump
  • Automatic stop in case of a web break
  • Back to back rewinding

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MTED Flexo Printing Machine

As the leading manufacturer in China, MTED mainly supplies automatic roll to roll stack type flexographic printer at an attractive price. It’s perfectly suitable for jumbo roll printing for paper bags, paper cups, non woven fabric, plastic film, etc.

The stack number can be customized according to your printed patterns. You can choose either a single color printer or a multi-color printer at MTED. The most popular flexographic printing machines among MTED customer are two color flexo printing machine, four-color flexo printing machine, six-color flexo printing machine. Some customers choose 1 color printing press, 3 color printing press, 8 color printing press instead.

MTED also supplies a wide selection of paper bag making machines, paper handle making machines, paper rope making machines for your paper bag manufacturing business.

Flexo Printing Machine: The Complete FAQ Guide (Updated in 2024)

1. What is a Flexo Printing Machine?

At its core, a flexo printing machine is a type of press that utilizes flexible relief plates to transfer ink onto a substrate. These machines are commonly used for printing on various materials, including paper, cardboard, plastic, and even metallic films. The name “flexo” is derived from the flexible printing plates used in the process.

2. Common Uses of Flexography Printing

Flexo printing is most commonly used in various industries, including:

  • Packaging: It’s widely used for printing on packaging materials such as corrugated boxes, labels, and flexible packaging.
  • Newspapers and Magazines: Flexo presses are used for newspaper and magazine printing.
  • Labels and Tags: Many product labels, tags, and barcodes are printed using flexography.
  • Food Packaging: Flexible packaging for food items often uses flexo printing.

Food Paper Bags by Flexo Printing

Food Paper Bags by Flexo Printing

3. What Are the Different Types of Flexo Printing Machines?

There are various types of flexo machines, each designed for specific printing requirements. Some common types include:

  • Stack Press: These presses are compact and cost-effective, making them suitable for small to medium print runs.
  • In-Line Press: In-line presses integrate various processes like printing, laminating, and die-cutting into a single machine for efficiency.
  • Central Impression Press: These machines use a central cylinder to apply ink to the substrate, ensuring consistent print quality.

Inline Flexo Printing

Inline Flexo Printing Integrated with Paper Bag Machine

4. What’s a Stack Type Flexo Printing Machine?

A stack flexo printing machine is a specific type of flexo press. These machines utilize a vertical stack arrangement for the printing units.

Each unit in the stack consists of several essential components:

  1. Plate Cylinder: This is where the flexible printing plate is mounted. The plate cylinder is responsible for transferring the image onto the substrate.
  2. Anilox Roller: An integral part of the ink application system, the anilox roll evenly meters ink onto the printing plate. It ensures precise ink delivery and helps maintain consistent print quality.
  3. Impression Cylinder: The impression cylinder applies pressure to the substrate as it passes through the press. This pressure is necessary to ensure that the ink from the plate is properly transferred onto the material.

Printing Unit of Flexo Printer

One Printing Unit of Flexo Printer

Benefits of Stack Flexo Printing Machines

Stack flexo printing machines offer several advantages, making them a preferred choice for many printing applications:

  • Compact Design: Stack presses have a relatively compact footprint, making them ideal for facilities with limited space. This design ensures efficient use of available workspace.
  • Cost-Effective: These machines are cost-effective, especially when compared to more complex and larger flexo presses. They are well-suited for businesses looking to balance quality and budget.
  • Material Versatility: Stack flexo printing machines can handle a wide range of materials, including paper, cardboard, plastic, and even flexible packaging materials. This versatility makes them a popular choice for various industries.
  • Ease of Operation: The straightforward design of stack presses makes them easier to operate, reducing the learning curve for press operators.
  • Quick Setup: Setting up a stack flexo press is relatively quick, allowing for faster job changes and minimizing downtime.
  • Adaptability: These presses can be adapted for specialized applications, such as label printing, flexible packaging, and small to medium print runs.

5. What Ink Is Used on MTED Flexo Printing Machine?

We use water-soluble ink on the MTED flexo printing machine. It’s especially suitable for producing eco-friendly products with low manufacturing costs, such as paper bags and paper cups. What’s more, no anti-pollution equipment is required for the press.

6. How Is the Precision of MTED Flexo Printing Machine?

MTED’s latest stack type flexo printing machine features high productivity, low cost, and precise printing. It adopts the ceramic anilox roll and doctor blade. The registration precision on the press is ≤± 0.20mm.

printing precision of flexo printing machine

Printing Test Sample for Customer

7. What’s the Printing Width of MTED Flexo Printing Machine?

It depends on the machine model you choose. RZYS-800 MTED flexo printing machine features max printing material width 800mm and max printing width 760mm. Other models RZYS-1000, RZYS-1200, RZYS-1300 comes with max printing width 960mm, 1160mm, and 1260mm.

wed width 1600 flexo printing machine

Above is Model RZYS-6-1600 for max printing material 1600mm set up in customer shop. It’s with 6 color stack design.

If you need a wider printer, we can also customize it according to your request.

8. How Many Colors Can Be Printed on MTED Flexo Printing Machine?

MTED flexo printing machine is capable of printing up to 8 colors to meet all your printing requirements. The most common options are two color flexo printing machines, a four-color flexo printing machine, and six color flexo press.

9. How to Choose Between MTED Roll to Roll Flexo Printing Machine and Inline Printing Unit for My Paper Bag Business?

Having options for both online printing and stand-alone printing press may be confusing for you to make up the decision. Here are some tips to help you get clarity:

  • Check how the machine price fits into your project budget.
  • Check what’s your paper bag manufacturing capacity and printing capacity.
  • Check if your business scope also covers other flexible material printing besides paper material printing
  • Printing requirements from your customer orders

10. What Material Is Suitable for MTED Flexo Printing Machine?

Paper web as the most commonly used raw material on MTED flexo printing machine can be utilized for printed paper bags and printed paper cups. There are different types of paper, including white kraft paper, brown kraft paper, laminated paper, silicone paper, coated paper, etc.

More materials applied to MTED flexo printing machines include non-woven fabric, plastic film (like PVC, PE, OPP, CPP).

Plastic Film Flexo Printing Machine

Plastic Film Flexo Printing Machine

11. What Are the Pros and Cons of Flexo Printing?

Flexo printing comes with its own set of advantages and drawbacks:

Pros:

  • High-Speed Printing: Flexo machines can produce a large volume of prints quickly, making them suitable for high-demand projects.
  • Versatility: They can print on a wide range of materials, making them versatile for different applications.
  • Cost-Effective: Flexo printing is cost-effective for large print runs due to its high-speed capabilities.
  • Quality Output: Modern flexo machines can deliver excellent print quality, suitable for various industries.

Cons:

  • Setup Time: Setting up a flexo press can be time-consuming, making it less efficient for short print runs.
  • Ink and Plate Costs: Initial investment in plates and ink can be relatively high.
  • Waste Generation: Flexo printing can generate more waste compared to digital printing methods.

12. What Is the Difference Between Flexo and Digital Printing?

While flexo printing relies on flexible plates and aniline inks, digital printing uses electronic files to create images. The main differences include setup time, cost efficiency, and print quality. Flexo is better suited for large-scale print runs, while digital printing is more adaptable for short runs with variable content.

Digital Printer for Paper Bag

Paper Bag Digital Printing Machine

13. What Is the Difference Between Roto and Flexo Printing?

Rotogravure (roto) and flexo printing share similarities, but there are key distinctions. Flexo printing employs flexible plates and is cost-effective for short to medium runs. On the other hand, rotogravure uses cylindrical plates, making it ideal for high-volume jobs and long print runs.

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