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  • Mills and Mixers
    Milling and Mixing Report

    Milling and Mixing Report

    Milling and mixing equipment manufacturers are expecting growth in 2018 and beyond – but it’s a (no pun intended) mixed bag, depending on who you speak to. Jayson Hayday of Jaygo Corp. is “very optimistic” while Ed D’Err…
    Anthony Locicero, Associate Editor 01.15.18

  • Conductive Inks and Printed Electronics | Ink Manufacturers News | Inkjet Inks and Toners | Mergers and Acquisitions | Packaging Flexo Inks | Packaging Gravure Inks | Sheetfed Inks | UV and EB Inks
    The 2017 Year in Review

    The 2017 Year in Review

    The printing ink industry has had an active year, as consolidations throughout the supply chain impacted ink manufacturers.
    David Savastano, Editor 11.20.17

  • Energy-Curing Equipment | Ink Manufacturers News | UV and EB Inks
    The 2017 UV/EB Report

    The 2017 UV/EB Report

    The global packaging printing market is estimated at nearly $1 trillion, and is growing quite well. That is good news for energy curing ink specialists, as the use of UV, UV LEB and EB inks are also rising. In 2015, Allied Research Markets calcula…
    David Savastano, Editor 11.20.17


  • Additives | Waxes
    The 2017 Waxes and Additives Market

    The 2017 Waxes and Additives Market

    Leading additive suppliers report they are seeing opportunities in the ink industry’s growth segments.
    David Savastano, Editor 11.20.17

  • Ink Manufacturers News | Inkjet Inks and Toners | News Inks | Publication Offset Inks | Sheetfed Inks
    Lack of Growth  in Publication  Ink Market

    Lack of Growth in Publication Ink Market

    The printed media industry continues to decline, especially with the ongoing shift to digital news consumption. Not only is this a concern for major news outlets, it also has an impact on ink manufacturers. “In publication inks, there are no…
    Anthony Locicero, Associate Editor 11.20.17

  •  Ink World’s Lab & Testing Equipment Directory

    Ink World’s Lab & Testing Equipment Directory

    Blade Depot Inc. Bridgeport, PA USA 484-684-6986 Fax: 610-275-2404 www.bladedepot.net sales@bladedepot.net • Polyblade HS The Polyblade HS is a new dispersing blade that is dual-sided, features anti-static polyethylene. It doesn’t…
    David Savastano, Editor 11.20.17


  • Industry News | Ink Manufacturers News | Inkjet Inks and Toners | Printers News | Sheetfed Inks
    New Technologies Emerge During IPEX 2017

    New Technologies Emerge During IPEX 2017

    Printers, ink manufacturers are moving toward higher end applications.
    Sean Milmo, European Editor 11.20.17

  • Additives | Energy-Curable Materials | Flushed Colors and Pigments | Graphic Arts Coatings | Ink Manufacturers News | Inkjet Inks and Toners | Packaging Flexo Inks | Packaging Gravure Inks | Resins | Sheetfed Inks | Specialty Inks | Testing, Color and QC | UV and EB Inks
    2017 NPIRI Technical Conference Looks at Packaging, Technical, Regulatory Issues

    2017 NPIRI Technical Conference Looks at Packaging, Technical, Regulatory Issues

    Opportunities for digital printing of packaging, legislative efforts in US and new technologies are also highlighted.
    David Savastano, Editor 11.20.17

  • Ink Manufacturers News | Packaging Flexo Inks | Packaging Gravure Inks | Personnel
    Mathew C. Mathew – Sun Chemical

    Mathew C. Mathew – Sun Chemical

    After graduating from college, Mathew C. Mathew decided to gain some experience in industry before returning to academia. It proved to be an excellent decision as Mathew, technical director at Sun Chemical, recently was honored with NAPIM’s pre…
    David Savastano, Editor 11.20.17


  • Flushed Colors and Pigments | Personnel | Suppliers News
    John Foster – Cabot Corporation

    John Foster – Cabot Corporation

    For many people, John Foster of Cabot Corporation is synonymous with the carbon black industry. Whether it is his annual lectures at NPIRI’s Summer Printing Ink course, his contribution to NPIRI committees, developing new products or helping hi…
    David Savastano, Editor 11.20.17

  • Inkjet Inks and Toners | Packaging Flexo Inks | Printers News
    Priority Envelope Looks to Be Its Customers’ Best Supplier

    Priority Envelope Looks to Be Its Customers’ Best Supplier

    Priority focuses on excellent service, bringing latest advancements in printing technology to the market.
    David Savastano, Editor 11.20.17

  • Inkjet Inks and Toners
    Record Number of Delegates, Exhibitors Attend TheIJC 2017

    Record Number of Delegates, Exhibitors Attend TheIJC 2017

    Inks play an increasingly critical role in the inkjet process.
    David Savastano, Editor 11.20.17

  • Ink Manufacturers News | Screen Inks
    Acquisition of Rutland Adds to PolyOne’s Innovation And Service in Screen Ink Market

    Acquisition of Rutland Adds to PolyOne’s Innovation And Service in Screen Ink Market

    Adds Rutland, PRINTOP, QCM and Union Ink brands to its Wilflex line of screen inks.
    David Savastano, Editor 11.20.17

  • Additives | Flushed Colors and Pigments | Industry News | Resins | Suppliers News
    The 2017 Raw Material Report

    The 2017 Raw Material Report

    For purchasing executives at leading ink manufacturers, raw material prices have been relatively stable for the past few years. That stability is a thing of the past though, as key raw materials are in short supply, prices are going up and, with Hurr…
    David Savastano, Editor 09.20.17

  • The Ink Industry in China

    The Ink Industry in China

    China continued to enjoy economic growth in 2016, although the increase slowed during the past year. The World Bank reported that China’s gross domestic product (GDP) was $11.20 trillion in 2016, a slight increase from $11.06 trillion is 2015,w…
    David Savastano, Editor 09.20.17