Press Release

Lasers for All Aspects of Flexible Packaging - ROFIN at Fachpack 2012

ROFIN‘s new StarPack Line


The StarPack® family offers solutions for every kind of laser application in the packaging industry. Whether it is cross web / free form scribing, web direction scribing or perforation, with StarPack CW, StarPack WD, StarPack AP and StarPack Pouch there is always an optimized set-up. This product series has gained tremendous popularity. Standardization helped to achieve surprisingly short lead times.


Laser - key technology for enhanced packaging functionality


Intelligent packing offers convincing benefits in terms of convenience and product quality, and plays an ever increasing role in consumer product marketing.
Add-on features such as Easy Opening or Controlled Atmosphere Packaging are the keywords which hardly any producing company can ignore. The innovative converter is aware about laser scribing and laser perforating on packaging being indispensable. These new features are well established in the European market and now start to conquer the world.




- the competent partner of major packaging companies, configures every system individually by combining the StarPack system modules to fulfill each customer‘s specific requirements. Over the years of close cooperation with converting companies, ROFIN has gained vast experience and know-how through many application trials and product developments. As a leading laser manufacturer ROFIN develops high power lasers with a wavelength of 10.2 ?m. This wavelength is unsurpassed for most of the materials used in the flexible packaging industry. Production speed can often be doubled without implementation of a more powerful laser source.


User friendliness


ROFIN‘s packaging business unit is always at the cutting edge of laser technology in flexible packaging. It developed a fully redesigned control panel, now offering the unique graphical user interface Starflex.The operator’s need to be trained on different types of machines is a thing of the past.
ROFIN develops laser solutions for the packaging industry in their own test and customer application lab. Application experts in Starnberg create individual solutions in close co-operation with customers.




Petra Fischer-Speck
Marketing Communications
Telephone +49-(0)8151-776-4113