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George Fuchs Named MNYPIA Man of the Year
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor
May 17, 2011
George Fuchs, director – environmental affairs and technology for the National Association of Printing Ink Manufacturers (NAPIM), was honored by the club  Read More »
The Flexo Ink Market
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor
May 17, 2011
Flexo continues to be a dominant process in packaging, and flexo ink manufacturers enjoyed growth during the past year.  Read More »
The Additives Market
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
May 16, 2011
Additives encompass a wide range of products, and most manufacturers have seen a recovery in the market, although raw materials are a serious concern.  Read More »
The Asia-Pacific Ink Report
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
May 16, 2011
Economic expansion continues to drive growth in the printing and ink industries.  Read More »
The Resin Report
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
May 16, 2011
Major concerns over pricing and availability of key raw materials continue to impact resin manufacturers.  Read More »
Shortages of Pigments Impacting European Ink Companies
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
May 16, 2011
Shortages of printing ink pigments have been getting so bad over the past year that doubts are beginning to be raised about the long-term sustainability of a supply system dependent on imports from Asi  Read More »
Staff
March 14, 2011
NAPIM launched its BioRenewable Content (BRC) program in early 2009  Read More »
CPIPC Honors Frank Hannon, Joe Mele During 40th Anniversary Holiday Party
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
March 14, 2011
Frank Hannon, center, of Midwest Ink receives CPIPC Ink Man of the Year from CPIPC president John Sergeant and CPIPC awards chairman Henry Brooks. CPIPC Honors Frank Hannon, Joe Mele During 40th Anniversary Holiday Pa…  Read More »
RFID and Conductive Inks
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
March 14, 2011
The market for RFID and conductive inks continues to expand, as new applications and opportunities continue to emerge.  Read More »
2011 European Coatings Show
Tim Wright, Coatings World Editor
March 14, 2011
A preview of the European Coatings Show and the European Coatings Congress scheduled for March 28-31.  Read More »
The Pigment Report
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
March 11, 2011
The pigment industry rebounded in 2010 as sales improved, but raw material price and supply issues remain serious concerns for 2011.  Read More »
The European Ink Report
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
March 11, 2011
Much of Europe’s printing ink industry faces a year of struggle in 2011 against static demand and the continued challenge of rising raw material costs  Read More »
North American Top 20 Ink Industry Report
March 1, 2011
Company North American Ink Sales (in millions) 1. Sun Chemical – $1,500* 2. Flint Group – $1,000* 3. INX International – $325 4. Siegwerk – $260 5. CR/T – $235*4 6. Hostmann-Steinberg – $155 7. DuPont InkJet &ndas…  Read More »
China is Going Green in Sheetfed Offset Inks
Jack Baarends, Bloit Printing Ink
January 20, 2011
China has been very active in developing clean energy  Read More »
Introducing High Viscosity Immersion Mills HCP S Series
Barry Cullens, Hockmeyer Equipment
January 20, 2011
Editor’s Note: “Introducing High Viscosity Immersion Mills – HCP ‘S’ Series” was presented during the 2010 National Printing Ink Research Institute’s (NPIRI) Technical Conference. Hockmeyer has intr…  Read More »