Carl Ostermann Erben (COE) is an approved trade shop for the supply of plates made using the Bellissima Digitally Modulated Screening to the German label market.

Nick Harvey, managing director of Aniken Graphics International, a joint venture set up by Hamillroad Software and Apex Internaional, said, ‘We met with a number of trade shops and have chosen our partners for phase one based on their proven track records and commitment to providing their customers, brands, and printers with the very best flexo technologies.

‘COE have demonstrated that they look proactively at new ways to advance themselves and their customers in the market through their investments in new technologies, Bellissima DMS being the latest example of this.’

COE is one of Germany’s leading pre-press companies providing a full service including the manufacture of high-quality plates, sleeves, and screens. COE customers can expect to receive excellent solutions for the most demanding printing challenges. COE provides a one-stop offering and their team of 60 experienced employees in their Bremen and Stuttgart sites guarantee a prompt, quality service.

Their national and international customers include quality-conscious label printing shops, packaging printers, brand owners, and pharmaceutical companies.

‘COE is well known by its customers for being a provider of the latest technologies available in the market. We see Bellissima as a great tool and fitting to our customer’s needs. We have seen that Hamillroad consists of a team with vast knowledge and enthusiasm and this is more than encouraging to be part of something that new,’ described Michael Halfar, Business Development Manager at COE.