DuPont appoints ROTOCON as its new distributor for Cyrel® products in South Africa

News | Oct, 06 2020
DuPont appoints ROTOCON as its new distributor for Cyrel® products in South Africa

ROTOCON will bring its full-service approach to the suite of Cyrel® flexo plates and plate making equipment.

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, October 6, 2020 – DuPont Image Solutions has appointed ROTOCON as its new distributor to represent the Cyrel® brand of flexo plates and equipment in South Africa. The product suite is now available through ROTOCON’s headquarters in Cape Town, and branch offices in Johannesburg and Durban.

With its reputable full-service approach, ROTOCON will consult customers on the optimum type of Cyrel® plates, offer innovative financing, and provide local service technicians for installation, comprehensive operator training, and servicing of Cyrel® equipment. DuPont’s local account manager, Kevin Naidu will also provide continued support.

DuPont Cyrel® offers a broad range of flexographic solutions that optimize the quality, productivity ​and sustainability of printers and converters. Under the agreement, all Cyrel® flexo plates and plate making equipment will be available through ROTOCON including the newly available Cyrel® 500 equipment designed to process smaller flexo plates of up to 66x86cm.

Where sustainability and speed to market are important, ROTOCON will offer the latest Cyrel® FAST system which uses no processing solvents and ensures plates are press-ready in 45 minutes, ideal for tag & label and flexible packaging producers.

“It is an honour to be appointed as DuPont’s local distributer in South Africa,” said Michael Aengenvoort, ROTOCON director and co-owner. “We look forward to sharing the benefits of their innovative Cyrel® flexo plates and equipment with South African printers of flexible packaging, tag & label, corrugated, and folding carton solutions.”

About DuPont Electronics & Imaging

DuPont Electronics & Imaging is a global supplier of materials and technologies serving the semiconductor, advanced chip packaging, circuit board, electronic and industrial finishing, display, and digital and flexographic printing industries. From advanced technology centers worldwide, teams of talented research scientists and application experts work closely with customers, providing solutions, products and technical service to enable next-generation technologies. More information about DuPont Electronics & Imaging can be found on our electronic solutions and image solutions websites.

About DuPont

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ROTOCON provides consulting and service to South Africa’s label converters in the narrow web industry, with headquarters in Durbanville, Cape Town and regional offices in Durban and Johannesburg.

In South Africa, ROTOCON represents industry-leading brands including AVT, Cheshire Anilox Technology, Domino, Erhardt+Leimer, Jet Europe, Kocher+Beck, MPS, Pantec GS Systems, Phoseon Technology, Rheintacho, RotoControl, Screen, UV Ray and Wink, in addition to ECOLINE finishing machines. On-site installations, training, after-sales service, maintenance, spare parts, consumables, and refurbished equipment are also available through ROTOCON.

ROTOCON is committed to providing exceptional customer service and after-sales support.


For further information contact:

Ellen Richter
DuPont de Nemours (Deutschland) GmbH
DuPont Marketing Communications Leader EMEA
+49 (0)6102 18 3507