• 2011 European Coatings Show

    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.

  • The Pigment Report

    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.

  • The European Ink Report

    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

  • North American Top 20 Ink Industry Report

    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…

  • China is Going Green in Sheetfed Offset Inks

    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

  • Introducing High Viscosity Immersion Mills HCP S Series

    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…

  • Printed Electronics Industry: Year in Review

    Printed Electronics Industry: Year in Review

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor January 20, 2011
    Up until now, the PE industry has been one of promise, but 2010 has brought more tangible evidence that people see the future of PE is a bright one

  • The Milling and Mixing Market

    The Milling and Mixing Market

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor January 20, 2011
    With the worst of the recession apparently over, ink companies are starting to move forward on their equipment needs

  • The 2011 U.S. Ink Directory

    The 2011 U.S. Ink Directory

    Staff January 20, 2011
    3M Commercial Graphics Division P.O. Box 33220 St. Paul, MN 55144-1000 Tel: (800) 374-6722 Fax: (800) 686-9711 Internet: www.3Mgraphics.com Specialties: Solvent and UV Screen Inks, Solvent and UV Piezo Inkjet Inks Sales Contact: Jennife…

  • Printing Equipment Manufacturers See Ink Distribution as Opportunity

    Printing Equipment Manufacturers See Ink Distribution as Opportunity

    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor January 20, 2011
    The steady expansion of European printing equipment manufacturers into the ink sector is accelerating due to the current troubles of the print media stemming from the rapid rise of the internet

  • UV LED Curing Technologies are Poised for Growth

    UV LED Curing Technologies are Poised for Growth

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor November 17, 2010
    LED curing is one of the most intriguing areas in energy curing. In 2008, LED curable technologies debuted at drupa, with plenty of press and ink manufacturers showcasing the technology. LED curable technologies have made inroads in the inkjet fiel…

  • An Innovative Easy to Matt 100 Solids UV Curable Resin

    An Innovative Easy to Matt 100 Solids UV Curable Resin

    Emilio Martin and Danny Visser, DSM NeoResins November 15, 2010
    High gloss is a well-known property of 100% solids UV curable varnishes. Today, the market trend is towards matt finishes, especially for luxury packaging and high-end publishing. Currently the only way to achieve a matt appearance in a 100% solids…

  • The Publication Ink Market

    The Publication Ink Market

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor November 15, 2010
    As is the case with their customers, the publication ink market is facing many challenges, from raw materials to a declining market.

  • NPIRI Technical Conference Looks At Change and Innovation

    NPIRI Technical Conference Looks At Change and Innovation

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor November 15, 2010
    Panel discussion on raw material costs and supply, new technology talks among the highlights of the 2010 NPIRI Technical Conference

  • Waxes and Additives

    Waxes and Additives

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor November 15, 2010
    Raw material pricing and supply remain major concerns for waxes and additives manufacturers, but the improvement in the economy has brought some good news.

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