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September 11, 2008
Wacker Chemie AG will discontinue the production of its Pioloform polymer binders effective Sept. 30, 2008, citing limited expectations for polyvinyl butyral growth in industrial applications such as coatings, paints and printing ink. At the same tim…  Read More »
September 4, 2008
Presstek, Inc. announced that Edward E. Barr has been elected to its Board of Directors. Mr. Barr is an industry leader who served as president and CEO of Sun Chemical Corporation from 1987 to 1998, during which time Sun Chemical's revenues grew from…  Read More »
September 3, 2008
Central Ink Corporation, the 10th largest North American ink manufacturer, according to a 2007 report by Ink World magazine, will be celebrating 75 consecutive years of serving the printing industry on Oct. 5 of this year.     Centr…  Read More »
September 3, 2008
Web offset or sheetfed, virtually any print operation will found new and enhanced ink and coating products as well as money-saving systems from INX International Ink Co. during Graph Expo, which runs from Oct. 26-29 at Chicago’s McCormick Place…  Read More »
September 3, 2008
Siegwerk Indonesia has been awarded with a “Certificate of Honor” as a nominee for the “Sampoerna Supplier Award 2008." Sampoerna, Indonesian subsidiary of Philip Morris International (PMI) in South East Asia, has honored its b…  Read More »
September 1, 2008
Creative Materials announces a series of silver conductive inks specifically for the thin film photovoltaic industry. These products are designed to offer high conductivity and low contact resistance along with excellent adhesion to a variety of tran…  Read More »
August 29, 2008
Sun Chemical is increasing prices for the commercial, packaging and industrial markets by between 5 and 15 percent because of significant increases in raw material, energy and transportation costs. The increases cover Europe, Africa and the Middle Ea…  Read More »
August 29, 2008
Flint Group Flexographic Products, the culmination of Flint Group Printing Plates and the rotec sleeve business, introduces its latest plate and sleeve technology to the North American market at Labelexpo Americas 2008, in Rosemont, IL, booth 5713.…  Read More »
August 21, 2008
The specialty chemicals Group ALTANA has signed a contract to acquire the effect pigment business of the American company United States Bronze Powders Inc. (USBP). In 2007, USBP achieved sales of approximately $8 million in this business area. US…  Read More »
August 21, 2008
SGIA 2008 visitors will be introduced to innovative new products from Sun Chemical showing significant developments in display, industrial and electronic materials technologies.   “Sun Chemical’s major investments in research and d…  Read More »
August 14, 2008
Citing significant and continuing advances in raw material, energy and transportation costs, INX International Ink Co. has announced an increase in ink prices of 10-12 percent across all product lines, effective Sept.1. This move follows similar incr…  Read More »
August 12, 2008
EFI announced that its Jetrion 3025 Inkjet System successfully enabled the China Banknote Printing and Minting Corporation (CBPMC) to print 13 million tickets for the 2008 Summer Olympics with radio-frequency identification (RFID) and variable data o…  Read More »
August 12, 2008
Sakata INX worldwide operations announced that Italy’s Anteprima SRL will become a member of INX Digital, the digital arm of INX Group Limited. The agreement strengthens Anteprima’s ongoing relationships with other INX Digital members, al…  Read More »
August 12, 2008
From new ink and coating products, to “green” systems, money-saving ink dispensing systems and more, printers will find ways to simplify, streamline and save while enhancing output quality in the INX International Ink Co. booth (#1318) du…  Read More »
August 11, 2008
Ashland Inc. and Hercules Inc. have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Ashland would acquire all of the outstanding shares of Hercules for $18.60 per share in cash and 0.093 of a share of Ashland common stock for each share of Her…  Read More »