David Savastano, Ink World Editor November 11, 2009 Even as they face volatile raw material pricing and the impact of the global recession, vehicle and varnish manufacturers continue to introduce new technologies.
David Savastano, Ink World Editor November 11, 2009 While the global recession took its toll on some markets for UV and EB, energy curable technologies made gains in other segments, and UV and EB ink companies should benefit from the increasing emphasis on the environment.
Wink Faulkner, Markem Corporation November 2, 2009 The introduction of Touch Dry Hot Melt Ink technology and DOD ink jet printing enabled high-definition and crisp, instantly dry prints using a solid, wax-resin-based ink block
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor November 2, 2009 Capital investment in the European printing sector is recovering after a slump of a few years and is providing new opportunities for ink and other suppliers
David Savastano, Ink World Editor November 2, 2009 When companies are acquired in the ink industry, the larger ink manufacturers are generally involved. By contrast, Wikoff Color Corporation, Fort Mill, SC, has never been known for purchasing ink companies.
That changed in the last six months, as Wi…
Zubair Khan, Environmental Inks and Coatings November 2, 2009 Ink manufacturers and their raw material suppliers have been evolving new technologies to meet these demands by providing new polymers, oligomers, monomers, photoinitiators, pigments and inks
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor November 2, 2009 From RFID tags to tamper-evident chromatic inks, Smart Packaging 2004 offered a wealth of information on smart and intelligent packaging solutions and applications.
David Savastano, Ink World Editor October 30, 2009 As more printers continue to move toward digital, ink suppliers will need to be right there with them, whether it is developing new inks or collaborating with press manufacturers. This is particularly true in the screen printing arena, where digital…
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor October 30, 2009 Distribution of inks in Europe is going through a period of radical change which is raising questions about what will be the future role of distributors