A WORLD LEADING PREPRESS COMPANY
The message we want to spread is as simple as it is true: Your Colours Worldwide. This vision is our guide to and the base of many successful years. The productive combination of precise and comprehensive prepress knowledge and customer-oriented teams with open communication is not only our winning formula but also yours! Customers, employees and partners shaped – and still do – the processes which make us one of the world’s leading prepress companies.
The special challenges resulting from the corona pandemic prove that even in difficult times FLEXICON can survive and stay strong, reliable and innovative for the branded goods industry and packaging printers worldwide. By strategically concentrating on FLEXICON Germany and centrally managing all projects, we achieve maximum flexibility. This helps us to process orders without failures and even allows us to increase capacities. At the same time, the global interaction with our foreign locations remains an important part of FLEXICON’s positioning. Our modern infrastructure and the wide-ranging digital work processes will reliably maintain this network.
Service Provider for Strong Brands
Flexicon means diversity! Regardless of the markets brands belong to, we create tailor-made and solutions that bring success. Our Brand Business Units exactly know the characteristics of their specific branches and ensure that product packaging reflect the qualities and special features of a brand. Strong brands need strong service providers to hold steady in the vast amount of competing products. Being able to adapt to quickly changing requirements is a unique strength of Flexicon teams that has no equal.
Innovator for the Packaging Industry
By constantly pushing forward our ideas concerning research and development, we have no time to rest on our laurels. Prepress sector and consumer goods market move faster than ever and change steadily. Enough reasons for us to keep on revolutionising the markets with new in-house developments like high-end plates or web tools for process management. You can always count on Flexicon when it comes to innovating the packaging industry!
OUR HISTORY & MILESTONES
Years of change, innovation and success. Take a look at how we became a global partner in the consumer goods industry!
- 1986: Flexicon was founded as a flexo plate producer for Flexo Printers mainly
- 1993: Flexicon Druckservice GmbH turned into FLEXICON AG
- 1994: First digital imager CDI & High End Colour Separation for all printing processes
- 1996: Starting with prepress services for rapidly developing consumer goods companies
- 1998: First onsite consulting services „Print Production Management“
- 2003/2004: Opening Artwork & Design Studio / Diversification of service product & service portfolio
- 2005: Introducing Print Quality Program and Flexicons Service & Innovation Department
- 2005/2006: Global set up and foundation of Flexicon locations in North & Latin America, Asia and Russia
- 2007/2008: Diversification into new markets (e.g. Beauty Care, Food & Beverages, Snacks & Coffee)
- 2009/2010: First software tools from Flexicon and development of the global measurement tool INKPILOT ®
- 2011/2012: Focus on digitalisation (Database, automation in Artwork and Colour Separation)
- 2012/2013: Offering new CGIs (Computer Generated Images) for E-Commerce services
- 2015/2016: Expansion of flexo bags plate unit and corrugated plate production into new Printer Business Unit
- 2017/2018: Strong growth in all kinds of packaging segments and extension of Flexicons Headquarters
- 2019: Expansion of the production line by KODAK Flexcel NX and opening of the FLEXICON MockUp Experts Center in Moscow
- 2020: FLEXICON software update: Launch of INKPILOT® Version 2.0; further growth in new markets and segments of the packaging industry (e.g. Fabric & Home Care)
- 2021: FLEXICON continues digitalization with the innovative online print approval process FX RPA and new online PrePress Trainings