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ITW appoints Milford Astor as distributor for its thermal films

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Fortune 200 company ITW has appointed Milford Astor as distributor of Thermal Films for Australia and New Zealand.

ITW is a leader in the thermal transfer ribbon industry with more than 20 years of experience in film coating technology and production.

Manufacturing and distribution facilities are in USA, Europe and Asia and now Milford Astor are converting and distributing in Australasia.

With a heritage as innovators in coating and converting thin polyester films, ITW Thermal Films offers the benefit of long-term stability and unparalleled expertise.

ITW thermal transfer ribbons optimise label application and performance in a wide variety of data marking equipment throughout the automated data collection industry.

The range stocked by Milford Astor includes:

Resin enhanced wax:

Good print quality for normal and rotated barcodes. Good smear resistance and durability on wide variety of label stock.

Wax resin for conventional head and near edge:

Good smear, scratch resistance and durability. Ideally suited for coated tag, label stock, polyethylene and polypropylene.

All ribbons offer ITW printhead saver technology specially formulated to help prolong the life of the printhead by:

Proprietary formulations with static eliminating features

Build up free, high slip coefficient back coat and

High sensitivity, low energy release ink formulations

Combining low energy usage with unique anti-static back coating process, ITW Thermal Film produce among many printhead friendly thermal transfer ribbons in the industry.

These products are available from Milford Astor’s reseller partners throughout Australia and New Zealand.

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