The secret of superior flexographic printing - Esko

CDI Crystal

The easiest way to produce flexo plates.

CDI Crystal: The easiest way to produce flexo plates

Reduce human error

Even with highly experienced staff, human error can sneak in when manually handling files in the preproduction process. The cost of these errors becomes very high when they go unnoticed and reach the production phase.

Automated prepress tasks catch errors early in the process and prevent costly reprints.


Improved ergonomics

Improved ergonomics help operators work faster


Plate room automation

Ready for further plate room automation

Laser imaging technology

Based on proven Esko CDI laser imaging technology & high resolution optics

Removing complexity through automation

The combination of the CDI Crystal with the XPS Crystal exposing unit offers a perfect, consolidated flexo platemaking workflow. The CDI Crystal XPS excels in efficiency and offers distinct benefits:

  • Reduce manual steps by 50%
  • Reduce errors by 50% – less plate waste
  • Reduce operator time with 73%

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Esko, a Veralto company, is a global provider of integrated software and hardware solutions that digitize, automate and connect the go-to-market process of consumer goods. Esko connects people, processes and tools to meet the needs of global brands and the people who trust them.

Esko customers bring consumer products to life with accuracy, efficiency and speed. Packaging for 9 out of 10 major brands is produced by Esko customers today. Headquartered in Gent, Belgium, Esko employs 1800 people worldwide with a unique focus on the packaging sector.