PRESSflo & INK-It Bring Immediate Cost Savings to your Pressroom

June 10, 2011

Article by: Polkadots Software

Polkadots Software Inc. the leading CtP production workflow developer specializing in workflow automation for newspaper and commercial printers announces the immediate availability of PRESSflo – Automated Press Adjustments including INK-it – Ink Saving and Optimization.

PRESSflo is a unique integration of technologies created to make any printing press run better. Using PRESSflo will guarantee better registration reduced paper and ink waste and thanks to its easy point and click interface it will take less time and labor to get the job done. Some of the key features of PRESSflo include:

Web Growth Compensation for all Presses (Web Stretch adjustment)
• Easier and better registration handled automatically at the RIP
• Higher quality printing achieved immediately
CIP3 Ink Presetting
• CIP3 *.ppf files generated for presses equipped with digital consoles
• Created instantly from the same data used to make plates or film
Ink Key Presets for manual ink key lever presses
• Digital output to ink key reports for manual ink lever presses
• Digital output of ink key numbers on the bottom of the plate for simple ink setting
Registration Compensation (Digital Cocking and Shimming of film or plates prior to imaging)
• Automatically adjust image on plate or film to compensate for press or environmental conditions.
• Addresses individual press characteristics
Ink Optimization – immediately reduce your color ink by an average of 25% or more
• Save money and make jobs easier to print at the same time
• Faster make ready times and reduced waste

Visit the Polkadots section on the PAGE website for brochures and additional product information

or call Randy Reese @ (866) 884-8673 ext.235 or Gilles Duhamel @ (866) 884-8673 ext.223 who can provide you with more information as well as a personal demonstration.

About Polkadots
Polkadots Software is committed to developing and supplying cost effective flexible highly productive and automated database driven workflow solutions. We leverage our experience and knowledge in printing and prepress production to create solutions that do the jobs today’s printers and publishers require. At Polkadots we develop simply better solutions.

Polkadots benefits from global distribution channels and is always interested in finding new partners to work with. Polkadots commitment to the printing and publishing industry is evident by its active participation at industry events and its ongoing investment into research and development of automated workflow and prepress solutions. For more information about our company our products or to become a business partner please visit

PRESSflo and INK-it are trademarks of Polkadots Software Inc. All other brand and product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners. Polkadots Software Inc. makes no warranty and accepts no liability for any loss or damage arising from the use of information or particulars in this document.

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