Grand Opening of K Laser Technology Design Lab in Sarasota, FL


February 1, 2023 Sarasota, FL – K Laser Technology, global manufacturer of holographic and metalized substrates, will be hosting a 1-day open house seminar and celebration to commemorate the grand opening of the industry’s first Cold Foil Design Lab. Located at 1235 Tallevast Rd. in Sarasota, FL, the K Laser Technology Design Lab was created to foster creativity, collaboration, and education in modern packaging design.

The Open House event will be hosted on Thursday, February 23, 2023 from 9:00am to 5:00pm in the 1,500 square foot space. The event is free and open to printers, converters, suppliers, and influencers in the flexo and digital print and packaging industries. Four technical and informational sessions will be given by industry experts in specialty packaging, digital printing, metallic finishing, and pre-press solutions. Demonstrations of K Laser Technology’s digital embellishment unit will occur throughout the day to showcase the capabilities of digital-flexo cold foil applications. Refreshments include a continental breakfast, lunch by Surly Mermaid Food Truck, and a cocktail and entertainment hour to conclude the festivities.

Event speakers include:

  • Jeff Peterson, Executive Director of the Foil & Specialty Effects Association (FSEA)
  • Mike Weyermann, Northeast Regional Sales Manager for Landa Digital Printing
  • Kent Wolford, Sales Director Labels, North America at Xeicon
  • Gary Bibler, Director of Creative Design at K Laser Technology

The K Laser Technology Creative Team will be on site to consult on artwork, packaging design, sustainable substrates, and specialty effects. The company will showcase their cold foil substrates, KOLDfoil ONE, and a new, sustainable holography solution, Viridian™ Eco-Paper and Eco-Paperboard® in samples and rolls throughout the space.

“The Cold Foil Design Lab was created to help printers, suppliers and designers collaborate on the future of packaging design and sustainable production. We are excited to open our doors to the industry and bring together eco-conscious companies dedicated to designing a brighter future for the print and packaging industry. All are welcome to our open house and we look forward to seeing you there!” exclaims Nicole Rivera, Director of Administration and Marketing at K Laser Technology.

To RSVP to this free industry event, please visit or contact Nicole Rivera at 484-374-0863.