Features


  • UV and EB Inks
    UV/EB Inks are Enjoying Strong Growth Throughout Europe

    UV/EB Inks are Enjoying Strong Growth Throughout Europe

    UV/EB inks are growing much faster than conventional inks throughout Europe, as tighter regulatory controls, higher quality are driving growth.
    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor 04.04.08

  • Flushed Colors and Pigments
    The Pigment Report

    The Pigment Report

    Although pigment companies generally noted that 2007 was a relatively good year for the industry, there are also numerous concerns for the future, including raw material costs, the economy, the elimination of the VAT in China and environmental mandates.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 03.10.08

  • Packaging Flexo Inks
    The Flexo Ink Market

    The Flexo Ink Market

    For flexo ink manufacturers, 2007 was a good year, as packaging continues to show growth and the interest in the environment draws attention to water-based and UV flexo inks.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 03.10.08

  • The European Ink Report

    The European Ink Report

    European ink manufacturers are bracing for a challenging year, although there are opportunities for growth in some regions and markets.
    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor 03.10.08

  • CPIPC Honors INX

    CPIPC Honors INX's Roy Coyne, Handschy's Deven Parikh

    CPIPC Honors INX's Roy Coyne, Handschy's Deven Parikh The Chicago Printing Ink Production Club (CPIPC) celebrated its 2008 Christmas Party during festivities held at The Pescatore Palace in Franklin Park, IL. In addition, the club present…
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 02.07.08

  • Inkjet Inks and Toners | UV and EB Inks
    The UV Inkjet Market

    The UV Inkjet Market

    Digital technologies continue to make gains in printing, and UV inkjet is particularly well positioned to increase its share of this growing market.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 02.04.08

  • Vehicles and Varnishes
    Vehicles and Varnishes

    Vehicles and Varnishes

    The role of vehicles and varnishes is a critical one, and suppliers are developing new technologies while also facing increasingly higher raw material costs.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 02.01.08

  • Mills and Mixers
    The Milling Report

    The Milling Report

    Milling equipment manufacturers are seeing particular interest in process improvements and new technologies, including nanotechnology.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor 02.01.08

  • Specialty Inks
    As Counterfeiting Grows, Security Inks Gain in Popularity

    As Counterfeiting Grows, Security Inks Gain in Popularity

    While sales of security inks are rising in Europe, many brand owners are still selecting less effective anti-counterfeiting products due to cost considerations.
    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor 02.01.08

  • Top 25 Chinese Ink Manufacturers

    Top 25 Chinese Ink Manufacturers 1. Tianjin Toyo Ink Co., Ltd. 2. Hangzhou TOKA Ink Chemical Co., Ltd. 3. Taiyuan Coates Lorilleux Inks Chemical Ltd. 4. Zhejiang Yongzai Chemical Co. Ltd. 5. Shenzhen-DIC Co. 6. Shanghai Peony Printing lnk Co.,Ltd.…
    Sel Avci 01.04.08

  • New Developments of Printing Ink in China

    The wrap-up information of the Ink Sub-Association of Chinese Daily-Use Chemical Industry shows that the increase in rates of ink consumption in China in years 2004, 2005 and 2006 are 9.4%, 10% and 9% respectively, of which the annual average increas…
    Joshua X.Tieshu, Coatings & Ink China 01.04.08

  • Celebrating the Holidays With MNYPIA

    Celebrating the Holidays With MNYPIA

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    Staff 01.03.08

  • Sheetfed Inks
    The Sheetfed Ink Report

    The Sheetfed Ink Report

    Despite concerns over raw material costs and consolidation among customers, ink manufacturers believe there are opportunities ahead for the sheetfed market.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 01.03.08

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    The 2008 U.S. Ink Directory

    The 2008 U.S. Ink Directory

    From Accent Ink to Zeres, Ink World's Annual U.S. Ink Directory offers a comprehensive list of addresses, contact information, products and key names on more than 200 printing ink manufacturers.
    Staff 01.03.08

  • Conductive Inks and Printed Electronics
    Printed Electronics Market is on the Rise

    Printed Electronics Market is on the Rise

    Printed Electronics USA 07 showcased many of the new technologies that are driving the growth of printed electronics.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 01.03.08

  • Move Toward Eco-Friendly Products is Likely to Lead to Increased Costs

    Move Toward Eco-Friendly Products is Likely to Lead to Increased Costs

    European ink manufacturers are seeing increasing interest in environmentally friendly products. However, the cost of renewable resources is rising, and it will likely lead to higher prices.
    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor 01.03.08

  • The Year in Review

    The Year in Review

    For most ink manufacturers, 2007 was a good year, although there remains much uncertainty regarding raw material costs and consolidation among printers. Meanwhile, a number of new leaders took the helm during the year.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 11.27.07

  • Charles Knott - Flint Group

    On Sept. 1, 2007, Charles Knott assumed the role of CEO for Flint Group, succeeding Dave Charles Knott Frescoln,who became deputy chairman of the company’s boards. Flint Group is continuing to expand its business, with…
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 11.27.07

  • Geoff Peters - Wikoff Color Corporation

    Wikoff Color has been an impressive success story in recent years. Through organic growth, Geoff Peters innovative products and strategic acquisitions, the company has grown from an estimated $80 million four years ago to an…
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 11.27.07

  • John Copeland - Toyo Ink America

    John Copeland, who was named president of Toyo Ink America in July 2007, brings to his new John Copeland position a wealth of experience. A 30-year veteran of the ink industry, Mr. Copeland has been involved in many different…
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 11.27.07