Mirri Pak silver range gains global HP Indigo certification

Mirri Pak silver range gains
global HP Indigo certification

Mirri, a division of Celloglas, has gained HP Indigo certification on the Mirri Pak Silver range. Mirri is a world leading brand of metallic paper and board. Mirri is widely recognised by designers, retailers and brand owners as a tool to communicate quality, innovation and brand category leadership.

The newly certified Mirri substrate ‘Mirri Pak for HP Indigo’ is available in three weights 315mic/220 gsm, 415mic/280gsm and 460mic/300gsm. All weights passed with three stars for ink adhesion, printability and runability.

All three weights have been certified for HP Indigo presses 5000, 5500, 5600, 7000, 7500 and 7600 through the speciality media evaluation process. Certificates are available on request from Mirri, a division of Celloglas, for more details or samples go to www.mirri.co.uk

Mirri Pak for HP Indigo is a metallic substrate for graphical applications, providing a premium finish for a wide range of campaigns and products such as social stationary and gifts, premium direct mail, event invites, promotional items, photo books, packaging and short run book or magazine covers. The digital element offered by this new Mirri product also allows for personalised print, which is a growth area.

Richard Gillgrass, Managing Director for Mirri and Celloglas, commented “Mirri Pak for HP Indigo is set to be an important part of the Mirri range, it’s early days and sales are already very encouraging on a global basis”.

Richard added; “Mirri Pak for HP Indigo has a speciality formulated primer coating, making it suitable for the HP Indigo range. This major innovation is one of a number of projects that we have been working on recently and we are very proud to be one of very few metallic substrates that have been certified”.

Mirri Pak for HP Indigo is available direct from Mirri and will be made in the UK. Plans are also being made for global distribution, and is already available from Mirri US distributor, Legion Paper.

Andy Kirby, General Manager at Mirri, commented “ Mirri already has a strong global distribution network and we believe Mirri Pak for HP Indigo will further strengthen our international sales”.

Mirri Pak for HP Indigo is also certified for use with Color-LogicTM. The Process Metallic Color SystemTM by Color-Logic is a patent pending technology which empowers its users to create and print striking special effect designs.

Mirri Pak for HP Indigo has already sparked interest from several HP Indigo printing companies including Image Evolution based in Reading, Easibind in Derby and ProCo print in Sheffield, all of which have printed digitally using the new substrate.

Harry Skidmore, Director from Easibind commented “We have quickly included Mirri Pak for HP Indigo in our new innovations range swatch, printed on the recently installed HP Indigo 560. The innovations range swatch has been presented at Dscoop Europe, held in Barcelona this month. This new Mirri substrate has a lot of sales potential across several markets we operate in and the print results so far have been stunning”.


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