ISCENT is pioneering in bringing mass produced sustainable luxury effects and textures to consumer packages and printed products.
ISCENT sells production capacity for tailored nano and micro scale surface modifications made directly on flexible plastic, paper and carton films with a unique roll-to-roll production line.
With web width up to 1,200 mm, ISCENT opens up a new range of business opportunities, enabling the implementation of the technology on large-volume product lines thanks to minimised raw material costs. As nothing is added to film or materials, ISCENT technology is a cost effective, sustainable alternative to conventional holograms. In addition, the technology enables other novel products with micro scale textures on flexible materials.
ISCENT both supplies luxury effect materials to printing houses, converters and brand owners, also licenses its technology to film and packaging industry.
ISCENT is a privately owned Start-Up company in Finland with a technology competence provided by Finnish Paper Machinery manufacturing.
ISCENT was founded in 2011 with the objective of commercializing a new, high-quality optical light scattering effect material produced by surface modification in nanoscale. ISCENT has it’s roots of several years in profound research in printed intelligence, academia, and business experience in the field of nanoimprinting, printing and printing inks, and consumer packed goods sector.
The name Iscent, is derived from Iridescent: “Generally known as the property of certain surfaces which appear to change colour as the angle of view changes”.
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Cellogram Oy – contract partner in decorative, Iridecent cellophane. The manufacturer of gift wrapping articles. www.cellogram.eu
KeepLoop Oy – partner in Authentication applications. An innovative magnifier and a mobile microscope for wide application use. www.keeploop.com