EDP award presented to Neschen at drupa print media fair

Solvoclear Easy Protect voted best innovative substrate
(PresseBox) (Bückeburg, ) Neschen has received the 2012 European Digital Press Association (EDP) Award for its protective film, Solvoclear Easy Protect. The EDP, which is an association of 14 European digital print publications, presented this award for the best innovative substrate. The award ceremony took place at this year's drupa print media fair.

The EDP awards are presented in various print categories every year. The independent selection committee consists of nominated print specialists from the industrial and digital printing sector as well as trade journalists and technical advisors. The committee members hand in their recommendations and suggestions, which are then evaluated by the EDP General Assembly who make the final selection. In 2012, a total of 18 winners representing products from a wide variety of categories, were delighted to receive the coveted trophy.

As Chris Cooke, Publishing Director of Image Reports (England) and President of the EDP Association, explained, the 2012 EDP awards were presented for products which were launched between March 2011 and February 2012.

In addition to Chris Cooke, the 2012 technical selection committee also included Juan Martorell (founder of ColorinLab Color Consulting), Romeo Hutter (Editor-in-Chief and Publisher/Switzerland), Herman Hartman (Editor-in-Chief Sign Pro Benelux), Steve Wicks (Managing Director Greenprint Consultancy Ltd.) and Lorenzo Villa (Print Consultants).

Picture 1: solvoclear easy protect
Picture caption: Award for Solvoclear Easy Protect by Neschen, a high-quality, highly transparent and glossy protection film, which has both UV protection and outstanding anti-graffiti properties.

Picture 2: Awards ceremony at drupa
Picture caption: Drupa 2012: Mark Nedderhof, Project Manager Graphics at Neschen AG, receives the coveted EDP award from Gerhard Bartsch, Publishing Director of X-media. (Photo: EDP Herman Hartman)

Neschen AG, Bückeburg - Graphics, Documents and Neschen Technical Coatings

Neschen AG develops, produces and markets innovative coated self-adhesive and digital print media worldwide, together with their processing machines and presentation systems. In addition, this internationally leading premium manufacturer uses its motto: "ideas for success" to help its partners to successfully market their products and services: in the graphics industry, library sector and in industrial applications.
The graphics product portfolio ranges from finishing, protection and mounting films to print media which can be used with modern digital printing technology for avant-garde architecture, decoration and advertising. The Bückeburg supplier is the first address for printing service providers, architects, designers, photographers, interior decorators and advertising agencies. The business unit Graphics also includes powerful laminating machines and high quality display systems.
The Documents sector comprises self-adhesive films and papers for the protection, repair and care of books. Libraries, archives and museums can also obtain the necessary working materials and processing equipment from Neschen. Numerous products in this series can also be used for picture framing: To fix, mount and protect pictures and photographs.
Based on more than 40 years experience with special coating methods, Neschen Technical Coatings can also offer industrial customers in all branches fully customized solutions. These range from surface finishes in the automotive industry to applications in the clinical-medical environment.
Around 440 employees at Neschen produced a global annual turnover of approx. 100 million Euro in 2011. www.neschen.com

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