Carton Printing Machine: Ultimate Guide To Purchase

Every day,we got many inquires for the flexo printer slotter/die cutter as follows:


So, are you one of them?Do you also need to purchase a flexo carton printing machine? But don’t know what kind of machine suits your needs? No worry, just come with us to learn more about the corrugated box printing machine.

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Carton printer is a printing device that can print the required text, pictures and other information on the surface of the carton box. So, according to different requirements of customers, we can provide flexo printing machines with different parameters, to satisfy your need.

Working speed of the carton printing machine

The speed of the machine determines the daily production of your factory, so how to determine it? For example: If your factory has two batches of workers in turns every day, the total working hours per day are 10 hours, and the daily output is 10,000 to 30,000 cartons. Then the machine speed you need is about: 20pcs/min-50pcs/min, then a semi-automatic flexo printer machine maybe suitable for you.

If your daily output is higher than the above, then go and see the automatic printing machine.

Printing color of the carton printing machine

Generally, the carton printed machine can print up to 5 colors at most. You can choose the corresponding printing unit according to the number of cardboard box printing colors of your own factory.

Machine Size of the carton printing machine

There are many different sizes of the corrugated carton printing machine, what size suitable for you? Check your maximum & minimum cardboard size in Length*width, we will suggest suitable machine size for you.

With slotting or die cutting unit

After printing, your cardboard needs to be cut into a certain shape to paste or nail into a carton. So what shaped carton do you need to cut into? This determines that you need to add a slotting unit or a die cutting unit, or both.

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The above is a photo of an unfolded carton box,we also call it RSC carton, which mean Regular Slotted Container, it is the most common box style on the market. If you just produce boxes like this, then just need to add the slotting unit;

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If your boxes is not RSC cartons, but some other shape, then you need to add the die cutting unit; Of course, if you have both shaped cartons, you need to add both slotting unit and die cutting unit.

Need to configure other machines or not

Do you need to paste the carton or nail box, Make corrugated cardboard into a carton? The Automatic Folder Gluer And Stitcher Machine is a good choice. It can satisfy the paste or nail box at the same time. With high working speed, It can be used together with a high -speed carton printing slotting die cutting machine; If your output is not large, then whether it is a folder gluer machine or a carton stitching machine, we all have a semi-automatic style for you to choose from.

Special request for the carton printing machine

My workshop is small, I want to save space? I want high quality printing effect to make our packaging look better? We want the box to be printed on both sides, is that possible? Our cardboard is heavy-duty AAA cardboard, how to ensure that the corrugation will not be crushed or collapsed during the printing and cutting process? We need a full-process vacuum adsorption printing slotting die-cutting machine with glue box linkage line,with ceramic rollers and doctor blade……

Do you have any of the above requirement? None of the above is a problem, We can meet all your requirements. Contact now for latest price!