Accurate Box earns a printing certification on all of its printing presses for color consistency and gray balance.
Paterson, NJ – January 2019 – Accurate Box, a women-owned company and manufacturer of litho-laminated corrugated packaging, is now G7 certified! G7 is an internationally recognized methodology for calibrating printing presses and proofing systems to ensure color consistency and gray balance.
The certification was conducted by Idealliance and was achieved by multiple press runs on Accurate Box’s new Koenig & Bauer 164 Printing Press with the help of the company’s entire printing department. Accurate Box measured all the printed sheets and sent them to the Rochester Institute of Technology in New York for review and a final check. After close examination, Accurate Box passed!
One of Accurate Box’s G7 Experts, Thomas Niskach, stated, “Our main objective was to control gray balance and the four process colors to submit an overall well-balanced sheet within a set of tolerances. Our three KBA printing presses and our Agfa/Epson proofing system have all been calibrated to: G7 GRACol2013 CGATS 21 CRCP 6. A set of standards for off-set lithographical printing presses.”
This certification is a great success for Accurate Box and its customers! To find out more about the G7 certification and its importance see Idealliance’s G7 website, and ask the Accurate Box team how their capabilities can help you create the perfect graphic package for your product.
Idealliance, a global think tank, is a non-profit graphic communications industry organization with 12 strategically located offices around the world. Idealliance serves brands, OEMs, service providers in print and packaging, content & media creators, fulfillment, mail delivery, creative agencies/teams, material suppliers, and innovators & developers worldwide. Our specifications have transformed the graphic communications industry by defining production workflows for color, content management, mail supply, and paper. Idealliance is the world’s foremost certifying body for competencies, systems, materials and facilities, and Idealliance is one of the world’s largest contributors and developers of ISO standards. Learn more at https://www.idealliance.org/.
About Accurate Box Company
Accurate Box Company is one of the largest, family-owned manufacturers of high graphic corrugated packaging in the United States. We specialize in offset lithography and have the ability to print 7 colors plus UV coating in a single pass on both small and large runs. We are experts in creating high-quality packaging for the club store, e-commerce, and quick service food industries. In business since 1944 and women-owned since 1998, Accurate Box manufactures in New Jersey and ships competitively throughout all of North America. Learn more at https://www.accuratebox.com/.