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December 18, 2008
Laura Maybaum, product manager of POP inks for Nazdar, was recently inducted into the Academy of Screen Printing Technology (ASPT). Ms. Maybaum was one of two inductees honored in Atlanta in October 2008 Established in 1973 by the Board of Directo…  Read More »
December 18, 2008
Sun Chemical has agreed to a deal with Cambridge-based digital print specialist, Tonejet, to manufacture and supply inks to Tonejet’s first customer, leading beverage can manufacturer, Ball Packaging Europe.   Tonejet’s innovative…  Read More »
December 15, 2008
INX International Ink Co. announced the availability throughout North America of Belle Color rotogravure laminating inks for the flexible packaging market.  Belle Color technology, already widely used in parts of Asia and the Pacific Rim, has be…  Read More »
December 10, 2008
Russell Joyce, president Flint Group Narrow Web, 39, died in hospital on Dec. 6, 2008 after collapsing earlier that day in Malmo, Sweden. The cause of his death is not yet known. Mr. Joyce began his ink industry career in 1991 with Coates Lorilleu…  Read More »
December 6, 2008
Sensient Technologies announced that Richard F. Hobbs, vice president and chief financial officer, and John L. Hammond, vice president, secretary and general counsel, have been promoted to senior vice presidents of the company. Richard Hobbs joine…  Read More »
December 4, 2008
Flint Group and Lindgens Metal Decorating Coatings & Inks announced the signing of a joint vVenture agreement comprising Flint Groupís metal decorating inks business in Australia and New Zealand. In May Flint Group acquired the metal decorating in…  Read More »
December 4, 2008
INX International Ink Co. has announced its collaboration with digital printing specialist Tonejet. INX will provide inks for Tonejetís newly developed proprietary drop-on-demand digital print engine technology, to Ball Packaging Europe for the prod…  Read More »
December 3, 2008
Sartomer Company and R.M. Ferguson Specialty Chemicals, Brampton, Ontario, Canada, recently marked their 40th anniversary of working together to promote photocure monomers, resins and other products used in rubber, adhesive, coatings, inks and other…  Read More »
December 3, 2008
Ashland Inc. has completed its acquisition of Hercules Inc. Each share of Hercules common stock outstanding was exchanged for $18.60 in cash and 0.093 of a share of Ashland common stock.      “This is a landmark day for our co…  Read More »
December 3, 2008
Silberline has expanded its relationship with Archway Sales, Inc. Archway’s territory expanded to include northern Ohio, Michigan, and western Pennsylvania in addition to its current territory, which includes Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Colorad…  Read More »
December 3, 2008
Union Colours Limited UK, a division of the Longyu Pigments and Chemicals Corporation of China, the largest independent manufacturer of organic pigments in China, has entered into a strategic alliance with Rolfes Color Pigments International (RCPI) t…  Read More »
December 3, 2008
Sun Chemical will increase prices for packaging, commercial sheetfed, and news inks in Canada between 5-12 percent effective January 1, 2009. ďThe price of oil has receded in recent weeks, but the costs of pigments, pigment intermediaries, resin…  Read More »
December 1, 2008
Today at ca. 10:00 local time an explosion occurred at Flint Group’s manufacturing site in Slough, UK, followed by a fire. The site was evacuated and the fire was quickly brought under control by local fire brigades. The cause of the explosion…  Read More »
November 25, 2008
Brian Leen, president of North American Inks at Sun Chemical, announced four product managers within the company’s newly reorganized North American business unit. North American Inks has adopted a structure that will provide greater focus o…  Read More »
November 24, 2008
The specialty chemicals Group ALTANA signed a contract to acquire the Dutch manufacturer of wax additives, Dick Peters B.V. The company, which is located in Denekamp, the Netherlands, is a subsidiary of the Swiss specialty chemicals company Clariant.…  Read More »