Blair Labeling enjoys the benefits of automation within a week

Find out why installing an effective workflow doesn't need to be complicated.

See how, within a week, Denver-based Blair Labeling, Inc. installed Esko Automation Engine QuickStart for Labels, and was able to reduce its manual prepress workload by more than 30%, feeding its five flexo presses and new digital press.

What is Automation Engine QuickStart for Labels?

Automation Engine QuickStart for Labels is a turnkey solution for label converters.

Based on Esko’s Automation Engine, the QuickStart package comes preloaded with proven workflows for label production. And with just 5 days to get you up and running, you start reaping the benefits of automation almost immediately.

In full production within a week

“The integration was seamless; probably one of the easiest I’ve ever been involved with—and I have worked on many,” remembers Marco De La Vega, CFO. “I thought we would need months to set this up and I even called an outside company alerting them that we may need their help for emergencies. However, we never used them. It was all installed and in full production within a week.

The benefits for Blair?

  • They got up and running with automated prepress in 5 days
  • All their assets are in one place
  • They reduced manual prepress workload by more than 30%
  • Their Automation Engine QuickStart for Labels feeds their five flexo presses & one new digital press

Automation has helped us become very productive — and it has been easy to do.
And, as we grow familiar with Automation Engine QuickStart, we continue to grow and implement new capabilities. I am confident that there is nothing the system can’t do.

Marco De La Vega, CFO, Blair Labeling, Inc., USA

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