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The RFID Report
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
May 7, 2009
While the market for RFID and conductive inks has not grown as quickly as originally anticipated, the outlook for printed electronics is excellent as new applications and opportunities emerge.  Read More »
The Gravure Report
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
May 7, 2009
Gravure's positions in publication and packaging printing offers a look at how the printing industry is faring.   Read More »
Europe
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
May 7, 2009
For the region's fledgling printed PV segment, 2009 could be the year in which its development and commercialization accelerates.  Read More »
The Asian Ink Market
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
May 7, 2009
Despite the impact of higher raw material prices, declining exports and the global recession, the Asia-Pacific ink market still enjoyed growth during the past year.  Read More »
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor
April 17, 2009
VP of operations receives 2009 Man of the Year Award from club  Read More »
UV/EB Raw Materials Market
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
March 31, 2009
The increased interest in the environmental and performance benefits of UV and EB is helping to drive growth during the economic downturn.  Read More »
The Sheetfed Ink Report
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
March 31, 2009
While the commercial sheetfed side of the business was soft, the folding carton market remained fairly steady in the past year  Read More »
The Flexo Ink Market
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
March 31, 2009
For ink manufacturers, flexo remained solid, thanks to the relative strength of the packaging industry.  Read More »
Ink Manufacturers, Suppliers Continue to Navigate REACH
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
March 31, 2009
European authorities received 2.6 million pre-registrations for chemicals, a sign that the complexities of REACH will likely need to be sorted out in the future.  Read More »
The North American Top 20 Report
Staff
March 30, 2009
Leading ink manufacturers had a challenging year, as higher raw material prices dominated the first half of 2008, and the global recession heavily impacted sales at the end of the year.  Read More »
The Pigment Report
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
March 11, 2009
As the worldwide economic downturn continues to impact the printing ink industry, pigment manufacturers are preparing for numerous challenges in the coming year.  Read More »
UV/EB and Printed Electronics
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
March 11, 2009
The benefits of energy-curable technologies are leading to new opportunities in photovoltaics and printed electronics.  Read More »
The European Ink Market
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
March 11, 2009
Although 2009 looks to be a difficult year for ink manufacturers, there are also new opportunities as well.  Read More »
The Additives Market
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
March 11, 2009
As the economic downturn continues, additive suppliers are prepared to provide ink manufacturers with products that will enhance their formulations.  Read More »
NAPIM
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
February 2, 2009
Like so many other industries, the printing ink industry has been buffeted by the slumping economy and rising raw material costs, primarily driven by higher crude oil costs. While oil costs have decreased, raw material prices are…  Read More »