News & Updates
XDS manufactures systems that will be installed on printing presses-- simple as that! These systems vary from plate cleaning to curing, and to our most well-known dryers. They accommodate a variety of presses such as flexographic, corrugated, and web, which then print on a variety of substrates. Bottom line is, XDS has their toes in many sub-industries of printing as well as the... Read More!
In order from right to left: John Bird, Tanya Bird, Sandra Bird, Warren Bird, Nathan Bird On Tuesday, (July 29, 2015) Team XDS welcomed the Bird family of owners for their seasonal summer visit! The day started with coffee and meetings and ended with laughs at the Neuroscience Group Field; the Fox Cities Timber Rattlers hosted a game versus the Peoria Chiefs. The night... Read More!
The XDS team has been very excited these past months, helping guide UV LED curing systems into the market. Wondering why we’re anxiously awaiting? Because UV LED is a new technology that has a variety of advantages and upgrades from other UV curing systems. These systems have safety advantages, cost benefits, and process improvements—fundamentally everything a business owner could want. Our... Read More!
Recently, we welcomed Bob Hershfeld to Team XDS as our new Director of Product Development. Bob brings his experience of over 10 years as a mechanical engineer in the printing industry. His focus has been on the development of corrugated flexographic and single-pass inkjet printing machinery as well as retrofit products. He also has significant experience with control and motion system design for... Read More!
We are pleased to introduce Chuck Irons, our new Director of Web and Custom Products. Chuck brings to XDS his background of relationship building and sales professionalism. He was drawn to XDS in several different ways—industry experience, familiar team, proximity to home, and the opportunity for growth he saw within the company. He explained that new technology such as KleenPlate+™ and UV LED... Read More!
Rodger Whipple worked for XDS Holdings, Inc. when the company first began. He was the engineering mind behind most of the dryers we sell today. Though officially retired, Rodger works part time at XDS in Research and Development. Currently, he’s collaborating with Brennan, a graduate student at UW Madison. The duo will be experimenting with current dryer products over the summer. Rodger had... Read More!
On behalf of the XDS management, staff, and myself, I am thrilled to personally welcome you to the new XDS website. When we decided to update our website, we worked with four guiding principles-- to make it colorful, professional, industrial, and useful. We wanted to provide you with a tool that can assist you in your everyday business based on the web products we deliver. We... Read More!