2009/48/EG Directive on the Safety of Toys - Update April 2017

On the 20th of July 2013, the transition period for the observance of the new European directive 2009/48/EG treating the safety of toys expired. The directive regulates the commercialization of toys either produced in or imported into the European Union, and intends to harmonize the safety level.


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Lee joins the team

Another 33 years of print experience has been added to our team at Milton Keynes with the arrival of Lee Wood who becomes our Technical Sales Manager.  

Lee arrives at Marabu UK with a wealth of experience and will further strengthens the technical and sales team. His previous roles have included...

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Marabu at Fespa 2017

FESPA 2017, will be held from 8 to 12 May in Hamburg, providing the printing industry with its popular annual platform for the exchange of information and insights. Marabu, the market-leading manufacturer of printing inks based in the Stuttgart region, will be amongst the exhibitors (hall B7, stand...

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New screen printing brochure and table of inks and substrates

We have revised our screen printing brochure and the table of inks and substrates.
Both brochures are available as print and online version.

Please contact your Marabu distribution partner to get your copy. 

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Distribution deal with Colenso

A well-known and respected name in UK screen printing has become the latest distributor of Marabu products.  

Colenso Screen Services Ltd are now offering their customers Marabu screen printing inks and promoting them on an impressive new website.  

Colenso was launched in 1987 as a family...

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Haptic effects on glass with UVGL-RH/-RL

With UltraGlass UVGL-RH/-RL a high build text or motif, normally achieved from the glass mould, can be printed. Due to the infinitely variable mixing ratios a whole range of different effects can be printed.

Find out more:

UVGL at a glance

Tech Info "Haptic effects on glass with UVGL-RH/-RL"


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Marabu at K 2016 – inks for a “world of plastics”

At this year’s K trade fair from 19 to 26 October in Duesseldorf, Marabu presented its inks for a multi-faceted substrate: plastic. The enterprise spotlighted its highly reactive, LED-curable products, and low-migration UV-curable screen printing inks for personal care packaging. A further...

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Marabu: Glasstec 2016 highlights

At Glasstec 2016, Marabu showcased a variety of inks ideally suited to the needs of the glass industry – for screen, digital, and pad printing. Stand-out exhibits at the company’s stand included glassware decorated with visual and tactile effects. There was strong interest in the new ink products on...

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Decorative Printing on Front Panels

Touch-pads and touch-screens have become very much part and parcel of everyday life. In today’s interconnected world, we communicate via smartphones, read novels on tablets, and use devices with sophisticated touch technology, on a daily basis. As a result expectations are rising with regard to...

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UltraPack UVPHR: The perfect ink for PET!

UltraPack UVPHR was designed for printing onto containers made of PET, and thanks to its high reactivity, UVPHR is suited for high-speed machines, but is also tolerant of less-than-perfect curing conditions.

These are the benefits:

  • Outstanding adhesion to PET substrates
  • Very good curing results,...
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