Print Mediaaward 2016

Planatol reached the finals of the Print & Media Award 2016

The adhesive manufacturer Planatol reached the final with its new Hotmelt-Technology Planamelt in the category “most innovative Company of the year” of the Print & Media Award.

In this category a company will be awarded, which stands out with its entrepreneurial and technological innovations. Planatol meets the requirements with Planamelt, a hotmelt adhesive based on a new polymer structure especially for adhesive bindings of books, magazines and journals. With this product it was possible for Planatol to transfer innovative row material technologies from other branches to comply the requirements of the graphical- and the book binding industry. Advantages for the customer are distinct cost-saving, due to low consumption, the excellent lay-flat properties and because of the strong quality of the binding up to 13N/cm².

The Print & Media Award is given since 2005 annually to the best companies in the printing sector. The decision will be announced on 3rd November 2016 in Berlin. The organizer is “Deutscher Drucker”.