Features


  • Inkjet Inks and Toners
    The Inkjet Ink Report

    The Inkjet Ink Report

    The inkjet ink market continues to enjoy excellent growth, and is poised to make additional gains as digital printing makes further inroads in areas ranging from sheetfed to packaging.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 07.12.07

  • Sheetfed Inks
    Print Suppliers Group Continues to Make Inroads

    Print Suppliers Group Continues to Make Inroads

    The ability to combine purchasing power, share technical knowledge and compete for and service national accounts gives Print Suppliers Group the opportunity to make gains in the marketplace.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 07.11.07

  • Solid Growth Continues in Latin America

    Solid Growth Continues in Latin America

    Growth in the estimated $750 million Latin American ink market continues to be strong in 2007.
    Charles Thurston, Ink World Correspondent 07.11.07

  • Flushed Colors and Pigments
    CPMA Examines The Value of Color

    CPMA Examines The Value of Color

    CPMA's 2007 International Conference focused on the importance of color in the ink, coatings and cosmetics industries.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 06.06.07

  • Flushed Colors and Pigments
    European Pigment Report

    European Pigment Report

    Chinese pigment producers, gains in pigment dispersants and REACH are among the key issues facing European pigment manufacturers.
    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor 06.06.07

  • Resins
    The Resin Report

    The Resin Report

    Providing strong product development and expertise is helping resin manufacturers make gains in the marketplace.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 06.04.07

  • The Global Reach of REACH

    There is little doubt that the European Union’s adoption of the controversial REACH regulations will have a major impact
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 05.24.07

  • Conductive Inks and Printed Electronics
    RFID and Printed Electronics

    RFID and Printed Electronics

    Although the RFID and printed electronics markets are growing, they have yet to meet the high expectations. However, experts believe the market will take off in the near future.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 05.07.07

  • INX

    INX's Rick Clendenning Receives NAPIMs Ault Award

    INX International's president and CEO receives ink industry's highest honor in recognition of 36 years of distinguished leadership.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 05.07.07

  • The Asian Ink Market

    The Asian Ink Market

    Driven by economic growth in China, India and other key countries, the Asia-Pacific region continues to grow at a fast pace, and is poised to become the largest region in terms of printing ink.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 05.07.07

  • NAPIM Convention Analyzes Digital, Conventional Technologies

    NAPIM Convention Analyzes Digital, Conventional Technologies

    The growth of digital technologies was the focus of this year's convention.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 05.07.07

  • Conductive Inks and Printed Electronics
    Printed Electronics Market Continues to Show Growth

    Printed Electronics Market Continues to Show Growth

    While some projects are moving toward commercialization, overall progress remains slow in some key segments.
    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor 05.07.07

  • Energy-Curable Materials
    UV/EB Raw Materials

    UV/EB Raw Materials

    Issues such as rising energy costs and environmental regulations are driving the market for UV/EB technologies.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor 04.04.07

  • Ink Companies are Being Called Upon To Help Drive Toward Carbon Labeling

    Ink Companies are Being Called Upon To Help Drive Toward Carbon Labeling

    The European printing industry and its suppliers are having to become much more active on the issue of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions due to public awareness about global warming.
    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor 04.04.07

  • The North American Top 20

    The North American Top 20

    North American ink manufacturers generally reported improved results in 2006, as key printing markets enjoyed growth and raw material prices showed signs of stabilizing.
    Staff 04.04.07

  • Packaging Flexo Inks
    The Flexo Ink Market

    The Flexo Ink Market

    Despite rising raw material costs, the flexo ink market had another strong year in 2006, driven in part by the introduction of new performance-based products in the flexible packaging market.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor 03.13.07

  • Flushed Colors and Pigments
    The Pigment Report

    The Pigment Report

    Although 2006 was a year of improvement, pigment manufacturers are coping with a wide variety of challenges, including raw material pricing and supply issues and overcapacity.
    03.13.07

  • The European Ink Market

    The European Ink Market

    Sales of printing inks rose throughout Europe in 2006, but raw materials, REACH and the overall outlook for print media remain serious concerns.
    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor 03.13.07

  • Mills and Mixers
    The Milling Report

    The Milling Report

    Milling and mixing equipment manufacturers have reported that increasing interest in UV, digital and nanotechnology is creating new opportunities.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor 01.26.07

  • Vehicles and Varnishes
    Vehicles and Varnishes

    Vehicles and Varnishes

    Vehicles and varnishes play a critical role in ink, and terms such as 'guts' and 'heart of the ink' speak to their importance. Ink makers rely on their suppliers to help provide the critical characteristics that printers seek.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 01.26.07