High-Gloss Metallized Hot Stamping

Brilliant as Usual – Our KURZ Metallic Series for Breathtaking Accents

Quality, reliability, and a touch of luxury – that’s why we love our metallic hot-stamping effects. Gold and silver are classics alongside an unlimited color palette of super attractive metallic decors from our LUXOR® and ALUFIN® series. Whether subtle accents or large-scale finishings, impress your customers with high-gloss metallic hot stamping in all shades.

High Gloss Hot Stamping with LUXOR®/ALUFIN®

Latest LUXOR®/ALUFIN® M-series Designs

If you are looking for a brilliant hot stamping all-rounder for any kind of application, here is your answer. The LUXOR®/ALUFIN® M-series. Its magnificent color and design range enchants packaging and labels with unique finishings in high-gloss, matte, real metal and relief effects. Hot stamping applications can be processed faster and easier. Even difficult substrates with laminated surfaces receive their finishing touches as easily as standard surfaces like paper or cardboard. Our flexible and cost-efficient hot stamping finishing materials are waiting for you with our well-known KURZ quality and maximum visual impact. Get our inspiring sample overview for the graphic industry.

Focus on Success

  • Hot stamping for high-gloss or matte designs
  • Single-color, multi-color, metallic or patterns
  • Unique tactile effects
  • From wide areas to fine details
  • Enormous range of substrates, like blank or printed cardboard, paper and laminated surfaces
  • Simplified processes
  • Higher application performance
  • More efficient stock keeping 

Focus on Sustainability

  • Paper & carton board are 100 % recyclable and deinkable
  • Decorative layer (<=1 wt.-%) does not influence the composting process, e.g. LUXOR® MTS 220 (DIN EN 12432)
  • Min. amount of lacquers (~2.4 g/m²)
  • Incredibly thin aluminum layers: 0.02 µm
  • If you want to learn more about sustainable hot stamping, read here

Metallized Finishing for Challenging Surfaces

LUXOR®/ALUFIN® MSU

Brilliant transfer finishing for an extended range of applications. Customers with a wide range of orders, in particular, always worry that they will not be able to find a suitable finish for all their orders. Too often, they have to go to extra lengths because their jobs require different substrates and each one has to be processed specifically. But is this a reason to forego the decisive competitive advantage brought about by finishing?

We say: Absolutely not!

With our new LUXOR® / ALUFIN® MSU, we have developed a true all-rounder in the field of brilliant, haptic hot stamping. As the name MSU (Multiple Surface Usage) already indicates, we want to offer our customers a transfer product that offers more flexibility, more reliability, and more simplicity in hot stamping.

What makes the difference?

  • Adhesion on most, even hard to stamp surfaces, like coated or printed substrates
  • Coated and printed papers as well as cardboard, laminates, lacquered, and UV- and fully UV-coated surfaces
  • Filigree to medium scale motifs
  • High speed
  • Brilliant gloss
  • Good edge definition
  • Good coverage
  • Best in class for LMI colors

Especially recommended for:

  • Laminated surfaces (PET, OPP)
  • UV-coated surfaces
  • Low-migration lacquers and coatings
  • Boxes with KURZ transfer finishing
  • Metallic ink
  • Conventional drying inks and emulsion coatings

Discover our glossy and metallized hot stamping finishings. Send us a message!


Overprinting for Hot Stamping: KURZ GIO

Overprinting in the graphic industry is a really demanding task. But with the support of LUXOR®/ALUFIN® GIO you can a reach whole new level of design freedom. In order to achieve good results during overprinting, KURZ GIO adheres perfectly on most cardboard and paper substrates. So, in contrast to other finishing techniques, no metal or color particles are released during the printing operation. GIO supports overprinting with oxidative or UV-curing inks, with or without further over-lacquering. It can be used on most printing presses.

Jump over benchmarks with GIO:

  • Exceptional overprinting results
  • High edge definition hot stamping
  • Breathtaking packaging designs
  • Many colors available

100% Recyclable, 100% Environmentally Friendly

Finishes that don’t pose an additional environmental burden: Only 100% recyclable and compostable, wafer-thin decorative layers of pure aluminum and a minimum amount of varnish are applied to your product to protect the decor. This means: no plastic, no harmful coating materials, no danger to the environment!

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100 % recyclable and deinkable

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No impact on composting process

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Only ~2.4 g/m² lacquers

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Slim aluminum layer: 0.02 µm

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