UPM Raflatac's new digital printer recommendation tool helps you identify the best label stock products for your printer

Press Release, Product news 1.3.2018 13:00 EET

(UPM Raflatac, Helsinki, Finland, March 1, 2018 at 13:00 EET) - UPM Raflatac offers the highest-quality digital papers and films in the pressure sensitive label industry and one of the broadest film face stock portfolios in the digital market. But with such a diverse selection available, it can be daunting to find precisely the right materials for your digital printers. Help is here with UPM Raflatac's newly launched digital printer recommendation tool, which promises to deliver a comprehensive database of paper and film materials suitable for a variety of digital printing technologies.

This innovative new tool provides up-to-date and accurate product information about UPM Raflatac's digital label stock materials as well as ratings for how they will perform on various digital printers, ranging from small desktop models to industrial-scale digital presses. Whether looking for paper or matte, gloss, white or clear film face stock materials, this new tool has you covered.

"Our new digital printer recommendation tool is one way in which we are labeling a smarter future," says Kirit Naik, PhD, MBA, R&D Director, Americas, UPM Raflatac. "By working closely with the printer manufacturers and performing extensive testing of our products on their equipment, we are confident that our customers will find this tool to be of great value."

"At UPM Raflatac, we pride ourselves on providing our customers world class service with a local touch, and we developed this cutting-edge new printer recommendation tool to help them eliminate the guesswork," adds Andres Mulero, Segment Manager, Print-On-Demand, EMEIA, UPM Raflatac. "It will maximize their efficiency and help them strengthen their brand, no matter which printer they use."

UPM Raflatac's new digital printer recommendation tool is available for use now for customers in Europe and the Americas by visiting » go.upmraflatac.com/printertool.

For further information please contact:

Scott Sowers
Senior Communications Specialist, UPM Raflatac
Mon-Fri 8.00-17.00 ET
tel. +1 828-275-7261

UPM Raflatac
UPM Raflatac is labeling a smarter future by developing innovative and sustainable labeling solutions complemented with world-class service. As one of the world's leading producers of self-adhesive label materials, we supply high-quality paper and film label stock for consumer product and industrial labeling through a global network of factories, distribution terminals and sales offices. We employ around 3,000 people and made sales of EUR 1.5 billion (USD 1.9 billion) in 2017. UPM Raflatac is part of UPM - The Biofore Company. Find out more at www.upmraflatac.com.

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UPM leads the forest-based bioindustry into a sustainable, innovation-driven and exciting future across six business areas: UPM Biorefining, UPM Energy, UPM Raflatac, UPM Specialty Papers, UPM Paper ENA and UPM Plywood. UPM provides sustainable and safe solutions to the growing global consumer demand. Products are made of renewable and recyclable materials. The group employs around 19,100 people worldwide and its annual sales are approximately EUR 10 billion. UPM shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. UPM - The Biofore Company - www.upm.com.

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