Leaflets, booklets and labels

Leaflets, booklets and labels

Leaflets, booklets and labels complement the packaging of proprietary articles and need to be delivered again and again at constant quality and precision, ideally together with the packing materials and just in time to the customer’s packing-line. Our tried and tested solutions help you to achieve this.

Basic sector-specifically preconfigured processes

Order acquisition processes

  • handling of enquiries
  • cost calculation with variants
  • pricing & quotations
  • customers / contracts
  • service orders
  • call management

Materials management

  • procurement & stock
  • administration of storage facilities
  • material flow management
  • bar code label printing

Planning processes

  • materials / capacity planning
  • intercompany business
  • production planning
  • optimization of order sequencing

Production and checkback

  • acquisition of production data
  • acquisition of machine data
  • electronic job folder
  • performance statistics for production
  • alternative manufacturing routes
  • alternative machines

Despatch & invoicing

  • transport planning
  • order picking
  • invoicing of goods
  • invoicing of services
  • complaint management

Finance and controlling

  • fixed asset accounting
  • cost-center accounting
  • projected and actual cost calculation
  • profit and loss statement
  • management reporting

Quality management

  • inspection planning
  • inspection assignments (goods-in, in-process and final inspection)
  • inspection certificates
  • evaluations & analyses

Optional modules

  • personnel management
  • maintenance

Specific processes and solution components

Prepress integration

  • PDF workflow
  • JDF connection to EskoArtwork
  • JDF connection to image setter

Sheetfed integration

  • JDF connection
  • JMF connection Heidelberger

Product breakdown

  • mathematical definition of folding variants
  • optimum manufacturing routes
  • alternative manufacturing routes
  • automatic panelization
  • verification of availability of slide-in carriage / cylinder for rotary offset and flexo

Postpress automation

  •  automatic panelization
  •  overall PDF version with graphic content or via EskoArtwork Step & Repeat

Cost calculation and products

  •  performance catalog of typical processes and machines with complications, interference factors and factors that may lead to reduced output
  •  set of standards for wastage, set-up and output specifications
  • generation of products, maintenance of empirical knowledge
  •  definition of critical run sizes for alternative manufacturing routes
  •  automatic updates when costs change
  •  fully automatic cost calculation for simple products with product structure generation
  •  individual cost calculation

Price tableau

  •  target prices and minimum price levels for all possible quantity scales
  •  extra charges for variants and additional work
  •  drawing-up of price lists

Manufacturing aids

  • version control of print images
  • flexo block administration
  • administration of punching tools for reel labels

SKU cockpit

  • automated generation of variants, print images, gray component replacement, blocks
  • implementation of color specifications in printing inks
  • allocation of inks to block in order of printing