Press Releases

2017
11
Oct
2017

Comprehensive UV solutions for industrial printing

InPrint 2017: UV specialist IST and its subsidiary Integration Technology Ltd. present novelties from the UV world (more...)

13
Sep
2017

Multifaceted UV technology at Bondexpo 2017

IST METZ presents new solutions in the fields of adhesion and composites (more...)

15
Aug
2017

UV and LED solutions for printing labels

Labelexpo 2017: UV specialist IST presents straightforward exchange between UV and LED technologies (more...)

15
Aug
2017

LEDcure celebrates US premiere at Print in Chicago

UV system manufacturer IST METZ presents wide range of UV and LED systems in the USA (more...)

14
Aug
2017

Change of management at IST East Asia

IST and Integration Technology will act as one organisational unit in the future. (more...)

02
Aug
2017

Bye company car, hello JobRad

Bicycling to work - Nürtingens mechanical engineer is now JobRad partner (more...)

22
May
2017

IST METZ breaks its own records at UV DAYS 2017

Eighth in-house exhibition in Nürtingen was once again a great success. (more...)

27
Apr
2017

IST METZ presents new LEDcure at UV DAYS

Newly developed LEDcure celebrates world premiere at in-house exhibition (more...)

25
Apr
2017

IST METZ celebrates 40th company anniversary

As part of its in-house exhibition Nürtingen's mechanical engineer celebrates round anniversary (more...)

24
Apr
2017

UV Forum: UV and LED UV in industrial applications

IST METZ and partner present new solutions for UV and LED UV in industrial applications at UV Forum (more...)

31
Mar
2017

Multifaceted UV technology at Medtec 2017

IST METZ presents new solutions in the pharma industry sector (more...)

30
Mar
2017

UV technology for industrial coatings

IST METZ presents both innovations and tried and tested products at ECS 2017 in Nuremberg. (more...)

08
Mar
2017

Double world premiere at UV DAYS 2017

Experiencing the latest innovations in UV and LED technology in live printing demonstrations. (more...)

23
Feb
2017

Insurance company donates to IST METZ Foundation

Donation from Sparkassen Versicherung to IST METZ Foundation enables expansion of further projects. (more...)

20
Feb
2017

LED UV technology away on travel

Germany-wide roadshow around the theme of LED UV printing. (more...)

18
Jan
2017

UV DAYS 2017

The world's largest in-house trade fair for UV and LED technology is entering the next round: from 15-18 May 2017 Nürtingen will once again become the focus of the UV industry. (more...)

2016
21
Dec
2016

METZ Group sold gerhard metz metallbau

Strategic upheaval at the Nürtingen mechanical engineering company (more...)

20
Dec
2016

IST METZ honours 22 jubilarians

Long-term emplyees were honored at the Christmas celebration of the IST METZ Group. (more...)

11
Nov
2016

Innovation and variety in Milano

InPrint 2016: IST METZ and ITL present widespread solutions for UV curing and industrial printing (more...)

08
Nov
2016

Blood Donation Campaign and Health Day at IST METZ

IST METZ has not only been socially committed for years with its IST METZ FOUNDATION – TIME FOR PEOPLE, but also organised the second blood donation campaign recently. Additionally to that, the first in-house Health Day took place at the company. (more...)

07
Nov
2016

IST America Celebrates One Year Anniversary at Newly Constructed US Headquarters

It's been just about a year since IST America relocated to their new headquarters in Shorewood Illinois and things could not be better. (more...)

28
Oct
2016

XT8: New LED Booster Technology

All new LED systems from Integration Technology Ltd (ITL) will be extended with the innovative XT8 boost technology as standard. The newly developed LED Booster XT8 delivers an increase in UV power of up to 30%. (more...)

05
Oct
2016

Multifaceted UV-technology at Bondexpo 2016

At Bondexpo, which will take place from 10th – 13th October 2016 in Stuttgart, Germany, UV system manufacturer IST METZ GmbH will be presenting a wide range of products for curing adhesives and composites using UV technology at Stand 9507, Hall 9. (more...)

26
Sep
2016

Modern, informative, responsive: IST METZ has a new website

The new website for IST METZ has been live at the usual address www.ist-uv.com since September 21st. (more...)

22
Jun
2016

IST METZ strengthens leading position with drupa appearance

Following its appearance at drupa, IST METZ GmbH has once again demonstrated its prowess as the leading market player with the largest product portfolio of UV systems worldwide. (more...)

14
Jun
2016

IST METZ Surpasses Attendance Expectations at drupa

IST METZ, world leader in UV curing systems, announced today the overwhelming success of their daily live demonstrations at drupa. (more...)

23
May
2016

IST METZ on show at the world’s largest trade fair for the printing industry

At the eleven-day drupa trade fair at the end of May, UV systems manufacturer IST METZ will be displaying its products for the printing industry on a stand extending to 400 m². (more...)

17
May
2016

IST METZ helping people with mental illness get back to work

IST METZ GmbH, the UV curing systems supplier from Nürtingen, has donated €10,000 to the Werkstatt am Neckar and the Tagesklinik Esslingen through its IST METZ STIFTUNG - TIME FOR PEOPLE charitable foundation. (more...)

12
Feb
2016

IST METZ displaying the biggest portfolio of UV products in the world at drupa

At the eleven-day drupa trade fair at the end of May, UV systems manufacturer IST METZ will be displaying its products for the printing industry on a stand extending to 400 m². Both UV lamp and UV LED systems will be on show at stand B10 in hall 2,... (more...)

11
Jan
2016

IST METZ Group honours 805 years of company know-how

At the Christmas party of the IST METZ Group in December, 44 long-standing employees were honoured. They have worked for the UV systems manufacturer and its subsidiaries for up to 30 years. (more...)

2015
02
Dec
2015

LED UV gains momentum in commercial printing

The further development of LEDs as a light source for the curing of inks and varnishes has meant that the benefits of UV technology are now also available to commercial printing. Häuser KG has installed two LED units from IST METZ on a Heidelberg... (more...)

27
Nov
2015

IST METZ repositions itself

IST METZ GmbH is taking the growing business with LED UV systems into account. In May, the company has already acquired the majority interest in Integration Technology Ltd. The reorganisation of the management board followed recently. (more...)

14
Oct
2015

Commercial printer switches to LED drying

Printing firm Druckerei Hertle, based in Kirchheim unter Teck, Germany, has recently opted for LED technology and has now fitted its printing press with an IST METZ UV system. (more...)

29
Sep
2015

Revolution AIR. The new MBS.

At Labelexpo Europe, the world’s most important trade fair for label printing, which is taking place from 29th September till 02nd October in Brussels, UV systems manufacturer IST METZ will be showing the latest trends in UV label printing at stand... (more...)

11
Sep
2015

Packaging by IST METZ wins Paperazzo Haptik Award

The innovative packaging which was produced by IST METZ on the occasion of a customer event, has won the Paperazzo Haptik Award 2015. (more...)

11
Aug
2015

UV print product by IST METZ wins Red Dot Award

The innovative packaging which was produced by IST METZ on the occasion of a customer event, has won the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2015. (more...)

19
Jun
2015

Visitor record at UV DAYS by IST METZ

„UV rocks“ has been the motto of IST METZ GmbH for this year’s UV DAYS. And UV did rock: more space, more guests, more exhibitors – the seventh edition of UV DAYS ended with a whole set of superlatives. Visitors from all over the world came to... (more...)

02
Jun
2015

IST METZ officially opens new building with in-house exhibition

The company headquarters of IST METZ GmbH have been in Nürtingen-Zizishausen for 30 years. Success in business has led to the group expanding again and again. The new building in Fabrikstrasse is now complete. With the in-house exhibition UV DAYS,... (more...)

05
May
2015

UV DAYS 2015: IST METZ “rocking” the print world

The world's largest in-house trade fair for UV technology is entering the next round: from 15 – 18 June 2015, Nürtingen will once again become the focus of the UV printing industry. For the seventh time, IST METZ GmbH is inviting visitors to its... (more...)

04
Feb
2015

Arc lamp or LED: UV technology for all applications

At ICE Europe which will take place from 10th – 12th March in Munich, Germany, IST METZ GmbH will be showing both systems with UV arc lamps or UV LEDs for the curing by means of UV light in hall A6 at booth 156. (more...)

02
Feb
2015

UV technology for industrial coatings

At the European Coatings Show, which will take place from 21rd – 23rd April in Nuremberg, Germany, IST METZ GmbH will be showing a broad range of products for the curing of industrial coatings by means of UV light. At booth 5-447 in hall 5 systems... (more...)

13
Jan
2015

IST METZ honours 465 years of know-how

At the Christmas party of the IST METZ Group in December, 33 long-standing employees were honoured for ten to 25 years of service. (more...)

2014
12
Dec
2014

UV technology from a single source

LED UV technology is increasingly in demand, but there is still a great deal of uncertainty about how and when to use it. At the Industrial UV Forum organized by IST METZ GmbH on 4th December, 40 participants learned about the potential and benefits... (more...)

05
Dec
2014

UV calendar as a work of art

There is a long tradition of companies presenting their customers with calendars at the end of the year. The Marketing department at IST METZ has now come up with something special for this classic printed product: the TourIST calendar shows off... (more...)

18
Nov
2014

A question of the application

On 12th and 13th November, IST METZ GmbH in Nürtingen opened its doors to the first LED Tech Talk. The event was taking account of the increasing significance of LED technology, whose use in the printing industry has been growing for some years now. (more...)

14
Nov
2014

Death of UV pioneer Gerhard Metz

Gerhard Metz, founder of the IST METZ group, died in Waren an der Müritz last Tuesday following a short illness. (more...)

19
Sep
2014

Impressive finishing

An extraordinary print product is made of more than just paper and ink. High-class coating, elaborate embossing, delicate laser punching or innovative processing make printed paper special. An outstanding print product intrigues customers, it... (more...)

16
Sep
2014

UV technology for newspaper printing

With the BLK®-6, IST METZ GmbH will be showing the latest product development for newspaper printing at World Publishing Expo, which will take place from 13 – 15 October in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Together with technotrans AG, the UV specialist will... (more...)

19
Aug
2014

New milestone in UV technology

On occasion of the 250,000th UV lamp manufactured by IST METZ Group, IST METZ GmbH presented worldwide operating packaging manufacturer A&R Carton with an award in June. (more...)

12
Jul
2014

Bondexpo 2014: UV technology for all purposes

At Bondexpo, which will take place from 6th – 9th October 2014 in Stuttgart, Germany, UV system manufacturer IST METZ GmbH will be presenting a wide range of products for curing adhesives and composites using UV technology at Stand 7604, Hall 7. (more...)

30
Jun
2014

First blood donation campaign at IST METZ exceeds all expectations

IST METZ has not only been socially committed for years with its IST METZ FOUNDATION – TIME FOR PEOPLE, but also organised the first blood donation campaign in-house recently. (more...)

17
Jun
2014

Printed leather, sewn paper

IST METZ GmbH has not only made a name for itself as a manufacturer of UV units, but a company that is constantly coming up with new and innovative printed products that highlight the potential of UV technology and leave a lasting impression. The... (more...)

03
Jun
2014

Taking a leaf out of Facebook

IST METZ opening a new common room for employees (more...)

28
May
2014

Visitors from Asia at IST METZ

At the end of May, IST METZ GmbH welcomed a group of visitors from Asia who was on a tour across Germany organised by Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG. (more...)

08
May
2014

Twice nominated for "The Print, Design and Marketing Awards 2014"

The multifunctional packaging which IST METZ presented at its in-house trade fair UV DAYS in 2013 has been nominated twice for "The Print, Design & Marketing Awards" by Whitmar Publications. The UV manufacturer from Nuertingen is hoping to win in the... (more...)

08
Apr
2014

UV technology for metal decorating

At Metpack 2014 which will take place from May 6 to 10 in Essen, Germany, UV system manufacturer IST METZ GmbH will present the BLK® series for metal decorating at booth 1-F18. This range of UV systems is designed to meet the highest of industrial... (more...)

31
Mar
2014

IST METZ establishes new sales office in Japan

IST METZ GmbH, a Nürtingen-based supplier of UV curing systems, will be opening a new sales office in Tokyo on 1 April. (more...)

27
Mar
2014

Air-cooled UV technology for industrial applications

At Paint Expo which will take place from 8 – 11 April in Karlsruhe, Germany, IST METZ GmbH shows a broad range of products for the curing of industrial coatings by means of UV technology at booth 2554. (more...)

26
Mar
2014

UV technology for all applications

At InPrint which will take place from 8 – 10 April in Hanover IST METZ GmbH shows standard and LED UV systems for the curing of industrial coatings by means of UV light in hall 21 at booth D26. (more...)

19
Feb
2014

LED UV technology for bonding applications

At JEC Composites Europe, which will take place from 11th - 13th March in Paris, France, UV system manufacturer IST METZ will be presenting a wide range of products for curing adhesives, sealants and composite materials using UV technology at Stand... (more...)

09
Jan
2014

iPads for the employees and celebrating the jubilarians

Just before Christmas, IST METZ made a special gesture to thank all employees for their contribution to the successful business year and to honour long-standing staff members. (more...)

2013
16
Dec
2013

IST METZ wins another award

The innovative packaging that IST METZ presented in June at its in-house trade fair UV DAYS in Nuertingen won the Promotional Gift Award 2014 of publisher WA Verlag. In October the packaging already received two awards at Print Stars, one of the most... (more...)

28
Nov
2013

IST METZ extends its facilities

IST METZ Group extends its facilities. On the site of Fabrikstrasse in Nuertingen-Zizishausen a new building is being constructed. Company founder Gerhard Metz himself turned the first spadeful of earth at today’s ground-breaking ceremony. (more...)

17
Oct
2013

IST METZ wins two Print Stars

The innovative packaging that IST METZ presented in June at its in-house trade fair UV DAYS in Nuertingen, won two awards at Print Stars 2013. (more...)

24
Sep
2013

Prepared for the UV future

LED UV technology will become an established part of narrow-web printing sooner or later. However, when exactly still remains to be seen. The application technology and economic aspects that play a role here are complex. With the new MBS-6 “LED... (more...)

05
Sep
2013

UV technology for newspaper printing

With the BLK®-6, IST METZ GmbH will be showing the latest product development for newspaper printing at World Publishing Expo, which will take place from 7–9 October in Berlin. Together with technotrans AG, the UV specialist presents innovative... (more...)

21
Aug
2013

Labelexpo Europe 2013: The one-stop-shop for UV and LED technology

At Labelexpo Europe, the world’s most important trade fair for label printing, which is taking place from 24-27 September in Brussels, UV systems manufacturer IST METZ will be showing the latest trends in UV label printing at stand 5D45. (more...)

13
Aug
2013

Milestone in UV technology

On occasion of the ten thousandth electronic power supply unit for UV systems manufactured by IST METZ GmbH, the company presented Carl Edelmann GmbH with an award on 31st July. (more...)

02
Aug
2013

Bondexpo 2013: UV technology for all purposes

At Bondexpo, which will take place from 7th - 10th October 2013 in Stuttgart, Germany, UV system manufacturer IST METZ GmbH will be presenting a wide range of products for curing adhesives and composites using UV technology at Stand 7506, Hall 7. (more...)

24
Jun
2013

UV DAYS 2013: Blazing heat, big success

UV DAYS of IST METZ GmbH have been a big success. Despite the warm weather around 600 guests found their way to the UV specialist’s headquarter in the southern German Nuertingen from 17-20 June. They informed themselves about the state of the art of... (more...)

23
May
2013

UV DAYS 2013: The future of print at IST METZ

From 17-20 June the sixth UV DAYS of IST METZ GmbH will take place. This year, the international event on the topic of UV technology focuses on multi-functionality and sense perception. Together with renowned partners from the printing industry the... (more...)

18
Apr
2013

Chinaplas 2013: UV technology for industrial coatings

At Chinaplas which will take place from 20th – 23rd May in Ghuangzhou, China, IST METZ GmbH will be presenting its products at the German booth. At stand 5.1 C05, the UV system manufacturer will be showing a broad range of products for the curing of... (more...)

17
Apr
2013

China Print 2013: Plenty of UV light with little use of energy

At China Print in Beijing, which will take place from 14th - 18th May, IST METZ GmbH will be presenting UV systems for the curing of UV inks and varnishes at stand W1-031. The new BLK-6 UV concept and sheet-fed end-of-press drying system are keeping... (more...)

21
Feb
2013

JEC Europe 2013: LED UV Technology for bonding applications

At JEC Europe, which will take place from 12th - 14th March in Paris, France, UV system manufacturer IST METZ will be presenting a wide range of products for curing adhesives using UV technology at Stand S9. (more...)

03
Jan
2013

Recognising the service of 38 long-standing employees

There were special gifts presented to 38 employees during the annual Christmas celebrations of the IST METZ Group, honoured for their long-standing service to the company. (more...)

2012
03
Dec
2012

First Industrial UV Forum from IST METZ a complete success

The first Industrial UV Forum from IST METZ GmbH took place on 28th and 29th November at the company headquarters in Nürtingen. Industry partners from system manufacturing and the chemicals industry, as well as renowned users and IST experts,... (more...)

22
Nov
2012

IST METZ wins International Print Technology Award

IST METZ GmbH took home the International Print Technology Award in the “Print” category, taking top spot ahead of 32 other printing technologies put forward for the online vote. More than 1500 readers selected their favourites in the four... (more...)

27
Sep
2012

Donation for the 30th anniversary of IST METZ

On the occasion of the company anniversary of IST METZ GmbH that was celebrated last weekend, Sparkassen Versicherung Nürtingen donated 1,000 Euro to the IST METZ FOUNDATION – TIME FOR PEOPLE. (more...)

24
Aug
2012

Bondexpo 2012: UV technology with adhesive power

At the Bondexpo, which will take place from 8th - 11th October 2012 in Stuttgart, Germany, UV system manufacturer IST METZ GmbH and its partner Integration Technology Ltd. (ITL) will be presenting a wide range of products for curing adhesives using... (more...)

13
Aug
2012

ICE Asia: More power, less energy costs

At ICE Asia (10 to 12 October 2012), IST METZ GmbH will be presenting its latest products from the renowned BLK® series at stand G03. (more...)

21
Jun
2012

Social commitment of IST METZ recognised

IST METZ GmbH has been nominated for this year's "Mittelstandspreis", a prize awarded to medium-sized companies in recognition of their social commitment in Baden-Württemberg. The nomination comes in appreciation of the work carried out by the IST... (more...)

11
Jun
2012

LOPE-C 2012: Future technology hardens to the beat

At LOPE-C, which is taking place in Munich between 19th and 21st June, UV system manufacturer IST METZ GmbH and its partner Integration Technology Ltd. (ITL) will be demonstrating the latest developments in LED UV technology in Hall B0, Stand 128. (more...)

04
Jun
2012

drupa 2012: Successful trade fair appearance for IST METZ

After an eventful fortnight the representatives of IST METZ GmbH have returned from drupa, the largest trade fair in the world in the industry. Along with their luggage they brought back a result which was more than satisfactory: The trade fair... (more...)

26
Apr
2012

Efficient, high-performance products from IST METZ at drupa

The future of IST METZ GmbH is green. With its focus on energy efficiency, Nürtingen’s UV system manufacturer will be further establishing its expertise at the printing trade fair drupa from 3 to 16 May in Düsseldorf: New, energy-saving units and LED... (more...)

05
Apr
2012

IST METZ at Germany's presidential residence

IST METZ GmbH will be taking part in "Environment Week" in Berlin on 5 and 6 June. There, the UV system manufacturer will be presenting a project on the UV coating of three-dimensional objects. IST METZ is one of 200 exhibitors whose projects have... (more...)

03
Apr
2012

IST METZ counting down to drupa

Innovation and the conservation of resources will be under the spotlight, presented by Nuertingen’s UV drying system specialist IST METZ in May in Düsseldorf at the world’s largest printing trade fair drupa. It has been all systems go to ensure the... (more...)

2011
21
Dec
2011

Recognising the service of 36 long-standing employees

There were special gifts presented to 36 employees during the annual Christmas celebrations of the IST METZ Group, honoured for their long-standing service to the company. (more...)

28
Sep
2011

Educational partner for Neckar secondary school in Nürtingen

Enthusiastic students, clear impressions and a small taster of what future apprentices can expect: This sums up the first year of the educational partnership between IST and the Neckar secondary school in Nürtingen. (more...)

28
Sep
2011

Outstanding efficiency

With MBS®-6, IST METZ is taking the next successful step towards improving the energy balance of UV label printing. (more...)

21
Jul
2011

IST METZ nominated for small business prize recognising social responsibility

A total of 205 companies were represented in this year's three categories, presenting social projects which go beyond the standard expected. (more...)

23
May
2011

An ideal pairing: Inkjet and UV

The drying technology from UV supplier IST METZ in Nürtingen is the top choice for m print and its many printing techniques. (more...)

21
Apr
2011

Social learning at the workshop on the Neckar

Not only learning lessons for a professional career but "learning for life": Anyone who completes an apprenticeship at the IST METZ Group learns a lot more than most with an important part of the year involving two weeks in the workshop on the Neckar... (more...)

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