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Press Releases from Hexis S.A. (28 total)

Michel Mateu of HEXIS wins Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Michel Mateu, President of HEXIS S.A., manufacturer of self-adhesive media with headquarters in France, received the coveted 2012 Entrepreneur of the Year Award for the Mediterranean region jointly awarded by Ernst & Young and the news magazine L’Express recognizing his continued effort in innovative entrepreneurship. The prize rewards Mateu and his business, which operates 2 production sites in France, for his innovative entrepreneurial performance and an annual growth rate of over

HEXIS with New Cast Films at FESPA Digital 2011 in Hamburg

HEXIS will be exhibiting at this year’s FESPA Digital taking place in Hamburg, Germany to demo their Latex digital printing film and gloss laminate destined for wrapping applications. Both films are free of all materials with certain environmental issues such as PVC, solvents, plasticizers and heavy metals. The compound is flexible and conformable enough to be suitable for car wraps and in general applications that demand a conformable film. The HXL300WG2

HEXIS with new website

HEXIS launches its new Internet appearance: www.hexis-graphics.com With the new manufacturer's website HEXIS targets professionals, distributors and signmakers that are seeking information on products and solutions offered by HEXIS for their own activities and their businesses. HEXIS seeks to revitalize the availability of information and exchanges with all those interested in our company: customers, decision makers, prescribers, advertising agencies and journalists. The new site is more comprehensive and user-friendlier. Topics are directly accessible

Hexis Releases New Product Catalogue

Hexis, the vinyl manufacturer, has released the 2010 issue of their catalogue featuring a number of new products. The new catalogue comes redesigned with a fresh new look and feel and includes detailed product information. It includes technical details, applications for each product and recommended tools and laminates to use with each film. The catalogue was designed to assist customers in choosing the right product for their application. Hexis is proud to

Hexis launches carbon cast film

Hexis has launched a new cast vinyl with a carbon fibre look destined for wrapping applications. The company is promoting the new line with a dedicated mini-site: ilovehx.com. Part of the HX30000 Series, the “Carbon Cast” is a multi-layered 135µm cast vinyl film with a carbon fibre embossed pattern. It carries the proven solvent-based adhesive and a structured PE liner with Hex’Press technology that allows convenient air egress during application. With

Wall Graphics Vinyl from Hexis

Hexis, the manufacturer of self-adhesive vinyl with headquarters in France, announces the launch of a new printable cast vinyl film for wall graphics. The VCSR100WG1 is designed for direct application onto brick, concrete or plaster walls. The compound is made of a highly conformable 50µm vinyl and it carries a high tack adhesive to ensure perfect adhesion on such irregular surfaces. The VCSR100WG1 can be stuck directly on brick walls and will

Hexis renews ISO 9001 approval

Hexis, the French vinyl manufacturer, has been granted renewal of their ISO 9001:2000 certification for their quality management system for the design, manufacture, distribution and trading of visual communication media and protective films on its 4 sites in France. Hexis have ISO 9001:2000 approval since 2005. Bureau Veritas, one of the largest quality management system registrars, granted this certification until 2011 after conducting extensive audits of the Hexis quality management processes. A

Hexis Digital Printing Glossary

Hexis announce the latest release of their popular Digital Printing Glossary. The 2009 edition of the booklet explains the technical jargon relating to digital printing, colour management, inkjet media and materials targeting non-specialists and those who want to familiarise themselves with the specialist jargon of inkjet printing for signage and visual communication. Previous editions proved to be extremely popular with dealers and end-users alike. The new edition has again been augmented

Hexis enter technical partnership with Oreca

Hexis, manufacturer of self-adhesive vinyl films, and Oreca, the motor racing company, are entering a technical partnership with the aim of further improving the performance of the LMP1 race car (Le Mans Prototype 1). The vehicle body panels will be covered in vinyl film instead of paint for a noticeable weight reduction thus achieving fuel savings and faster laps. Several tests were carried out in 2008 and 2009 with the

Hexis launches new cast vinyl films at FESPA Digital in Amsterdam

Hexis will be present at FESPA Digital Printing 2008, this year’s major exhibition for large format digital imaging, taking place in Amsterdam, the Netherlands 12-14 May. At the event Hexis will show an all-new cast film combined with Hex’Press adhesive technology specially designed for full vehicle wraps. The new HX20000 combines a double-layered 80µm cast vinyl film with a solvent-based adhesive and a structured PE liner with Hex’Press technology that

Hexis Announces New Car-Wrap-DVD

Hexis announce the release of their new DVD on vehicle wrapping. The film features the newest techniques and demonstrations from an industry leader and shows a full vehicle wrap with all steps from preparing the tools to the finishing touch of the completed wrap. In just over 30 minutes installers or those interested in getting into vehicle wrapping business learn which points need particular care. The most difficult areas are

HEXIS launches new matt cast laminate

Hexis, the French vinyl film manufacturer, will be present at both VISCOM sign shows this autumn in Paris and Frankfurt and introduce a line of cast laminates. Vehicle wraps can now achieve a perfectly glare-free effect with a new matt laminate. The PC30M2 is a 30µm matt cast laminate designed for use on cast vinyls – both printed and full colour - destined for applications on complex curved and corrugated surfaces. In

HEXIS awarded prize for best wide format outdoor media

Hexis S.A., manufacturer of self-adhesive vinyl with headquarters in France, has won the prize Best Wide Format Outdoor Media of the Year 2008 for their V3000/V3100 vinyl film for solvent inkjet printers. The prize is based on the product’s “highly competitive price, compatibility and wide range of applications” says EDP (European Digital press Association) who each year select the winners of the prestigious award. The EDP Association represents the publishers of

Hexis awarded FESPA’s green ‘Planet Friendly’ badge

Hexis, the French vinyl manufacturer, has been included on the FESPA Digital Green (Planet-Friendly) Trail by the organisers of the FESPA Digital trade show taking place in Geneva, Switzerland. As a result, Hexis is featured on FESPA’s Green Trail ‘piste map’, which will indicate those companies whose products or services are particularly environmentally-friendly. The ‘piste map’ follows a trail of exhibitors whose products or solutions have earned FESPA’s green ‘Planet Friendly’

Hexis with new cast vinyl at FESPA Digital in Geneva

Hexis will be present at FESPA Digital Printing 2008, this year’s major exhibition for large format digital imaging, taking place in Geneva, Switzerland 1-3 April. At the event Hexis will show an all new cast plotter film combined with Hex’Press adhesive technology for vehicle wraps and fleet graphics. The HX10000 carries the proven 50µm cast vinyl film with a solvent-based adhesive and a structured PE liner with Hex’Press technology that allows

Third Generation Cast Vinyl from Hexis

Hexis, the manufacturer of self-adhesive vinyl with headquarters in France, announces the launch of their third generation of high performance cast vinyl films for cutting plotters. The HX10000 carries enhanced 50µm cast vinyl film and now comes with the proven structured PE-coated liner with Hex’Press adhesive technology. Because of its extreme flexibility and conformability this cast vinyl ensures fast and risk free transfers and is particularly recommended for long term applications

Ernst & Young Innovation Award for Michel Mateu of Hexis

Michel Mateu, President of Hexis S.A., manufacturer of self-adhesive media with headquarters in France, received the coveted 2007 Innovation Award for the Mediterranean region jointly awarded by Ernst & Young and the magazine L’Entreprise recognizing his continued effort in innovative entrepreneurship. L’Entreprise, one of the leading business magazines in France, singled out Hexis amongst numerous medium sized businesses competing for the prize. The prize rewards Mateu and his business, which operates 2

New economically priced digital vinyl from Hexis

The latest addition to the Hexis line of solvent inkjet media is the new economically priced V3000 and V3100 specially developed for solvent inkjet printing. The V3000WG is a 100μm white intermediate vinyl with a grey permanent solvent-based acrylic adhesive on a 135g/m² stabilised Kraft liner. The V3100WG is a 100μm white intermediate vinyl with a black removable solvent-based acrylic adhesive also on a 135g/m² stabilised Kraft liner. They are available

Hexis at VISCOM in Düsseldorf

Hexis will again be present at this year’s VISCOM Europe, the international trade fair for visual communication technology taking place in Düsseldorf, Germany, from 20 to 22 September. At the event, Hexis will show their new line of cast vinyl films together with Hex’Press adhesive technology for vehicle wraps and fleet graphics. The Hexis product line up is headed by their HX100WG1, a 50µm cast vinyl film with an adhesive compound

Hexis launches Carprotect

A new development from the Hexis automotive division is the Carprotect clear protective film. The Hexis Carprotect film is a transparent 150μm self-adhesive Urethane film specially designed for the durable protection of vehicle bodies. With its excellent shock proofing properties it protects vehicle paintwork against environmental aggressions such as stone chipping, scratches, carwash brushes, insect debris etc. The film is totally transparent and as good as invisible and thus does not

Hexis introduces clear cast vinyl for solvent inkjet

Hexis launch an addition to their line of HexPress digital printing media with structured adhesive. The new HX102CG1 is a clear cast 50µm vinyl, provided with permanent HexPress adhesive that stays repositionable during application for easy transfers without bubbles onto vehicles, corrugated surfaces and other difficult substrates. The product features an embossed liner carrying a structured high performance adhesive and extremely conformable cast high performance vinyl film. Fast and risk free transfers

Hexis Digital Printing Glossary

Hexis S.A. announce the release of the 2007 edition of their popular Digital Printing Glossary. The booklet explains the technical jargon relating to inkjet printing, colour management, inkjet media and printer technology targeting non-specialists and those who want to familiarise themselves with the specialist vocabulary of digital printing. Previous editions proved to be extremely popular with both end-users and dealers. The new edition has again been augmented and now features an

A vinyl that sticks to virtually any surface

Hexis have introduced a new high tack vinyl film that will stick to hard to adhere to substrates such as trashcans, garbage bins or other non-polar plastics. The 2 new inkjet printable products are the VCR3000WG1, a 100μm gloss white intermediate PVC with a special high tack clear permanent solvent-based adhesive on a 145g/m² PE-coated liner with an outdoor durability of up to 4 years and the VCR200WG1, a 70μm gloss

Hexis distributorship in Germany

Coinciding with this year’s FESPA show in Berlin HEXIS opened its first subsidiary for direct sales in Germany. Hexis is a major European manufacturer of self-adhesive sign vinyl and coated and uncoated digital printing media. With a population of over 80 million Germany is the biggest market in the European Union. The new company Hexis GmbH in Hilden near Düsseldorf disposes of offices and warehouse space with the complete product range

Hexis at FESPA 2007

Hexis will be present at this year’s FESPA, the world’s largest exhibition for screen printing, signage and large format digital imaging taking place in Berlin 5-9 June. At the event Hexis will show an all new line of cast vinyl films together with Hex’Press adhesive technology for vehicle wraps and fleet graphics. The HX100WG1 carries a 50µm cast vinyl film and an adhesive compound that make the product repositionable during application

New Hexis Cast Vinyl Film

Hexis S.A. manufacturer of self-adhesive vinyl with headquarters in France, announces the launch of a new generation cast vinyl film for cutting plotters. After an intense development stage, Hexis introduces the KG10000. The product carries enhanced 50µm cast vinyl film with the proven solvent-based adhesive and 137g/m² Kraft liner also used in their high performance line. Because of its Extreme flexibility and conformability this cast vinyl film is particularly recommended for

Hexis installs incinerator

Hexis S.A., manufacturer of self-adhesive vinyl with headquarters in France, supports efforts aiming at a sustainable development and long term protection of the environment and in 2006 the company invested EUR 400,000 in the installation of a high temperature incinerator. The incinerator operates as a thermal oxidiser at temperatures between 800°C and 1000°C and completely eliminates waste rejections of VOC, mostly solvents, used in the production process. They are burnt at

Bank awards Hexis prize for growth performance

Hexis S.A., manufacturer of self-adhesive vinyl with headquarters in France, received the coveted Prix de l’Ambition jointly awarded by Banque Palatine, La Tribune and HEC Group, recognizing its continued growth performance. La Tribune, one of the leading financial newspapers in France, singled out Hexis amongst numerous medium sized businesses competing for the prize. The prize rewards Hexis, with 2 production sites in the South of France, for a sustained annual growth rate