Reliable laser marking has long been common practice in the industrial world for the identification and decoration of products. In the printing and publishing industry, on the other hand, it is still in its infancy.
Print experts have different requirements on printing and identification than manufacturers of electrical components, for instance. If laser systems are going to be used in the printing industry on a large scale, real innovation is essential. The advantages of marking lasers are obvious: they are low maintenance, use very little in the way of consumables and offer maximum availability. (read more)