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Sep 13, 2012 12:00 AM

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The Label Industry Global Award Cites AVT’s SpectraLab as the Most Innovative Product for 2012

Chicago, September 13, 2012 – Advanced Vision Technology (AVT), the world leader in print process control, quality assurance and color control for the label, packaging, folding cartons and commercial print markets, was presented the Label Industry Award for New Innovation for 2012. The award was made at the Label Industry Global Awards 2012 ceremony that was held in Chicago during LabelExpo.

LabelExpo Americas, held every two years at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont (Chicago), Illinois, is the largest event for the label, product decoration, web printing and converting industry.

Commenting on the award, Amir Dekel, Corporate VP Marketing of AVT said: “This is a true honor to win this award and it is remarkable that we also won this same award in 2005 for our Helios 100% inspection system which now has over 1000 installations worldwide. To our knowledge, AVT is the only company that has won this innovation award twice.”

Shlomo Amir, President and CEO of AVT added “It is humbling to win this important award and recognition from our industry peers. This global award is indicative of AVT’s commitment to provide the market place with the most innovative products that work very hard for our customers.”

Mike Fairley, chair of the judges said: "Congratulations to the team at AVT for its win at the Label Industry Global Awards 2012. These awards signify the importance of innovation across the labeling industry and we hope that such deserving wins for companies like AVT inspire and encourage others to champion innovation within their business."

About SpectraLab

SpectraLab is a new add-on module to the Helios II family, featuring in-line spectral measurements according to the international ISO standards. It provides absolute color measurements, L*a*b*, and Density readings to match with brand owner’s color standards and design, and to help in maintaining perfect color match all through the run. SpectraLab is the only ISO compliant spectrophotometer available on the market for the on press, in-line measurement of absolute color and density values of color critical packaging.

About AVT

Advanced Vision Technology (AVT) Ltd. is the world leader in print process control, quality assurance and color control for the packaging, labels, folding cartons, metal decoration and commercial print markets. 

Today, more than 3,000 PrintVision systems for automatic inspection of packaging and labels converting are installed worldwide.  Furthermore, as a premier supplier in the commercial sector, there are over 900 of AVT’s ColorQuick/Clarios closed loop color control systems installed around the world, along with over 3,300 installations of MicroColor/Mercury color management and reporting software and remote digital ink control systems.  

AVT's products are sold to leading printing press suppliers, packaging, labels, commercial, semi-commercial, newspaper and specialty printers in the web printing markets, worldwide.

Advanced Vision Technology’s headquarters are located in Hod-Hasharon, Israel with sales, marketing, and support offices in the United States, Europe and China.