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The Sheetfed Ink Report
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
January 3, 2008
Despite concerns over raw material costs and consolidation among customers, ink manufacturers believe there are opportunities ahead for the sheetfed market.  Read More »
The U.S. Ink Directory
Staff
January 3, 2008
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.  Read More »
Printed Electronics Market is on the Rise
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
January 3, 2008
Printed Electronics USA 07 showcased many of the new technologies that are driving the growth of printed electronics.   Read More »
Move Toward Eco-Friendly Products is Likely to Lead to Increased Costs
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
January 3, 2008
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.   Read More »
The Year in Review
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
November 27, 2007
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.  Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
November 27, 2007
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…  Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
November 27, 2007
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…  Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
November 27, 2007
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…  Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
November 27, 2007
After hubergroup acquired Micro Inks in late 2005, the task of integrating the North American Jörg-O. Seeger operations of Hostmann-Steinberg was given to Winfried Gleue, president and CEO of the company’s Canadian…  Read More »
Waxes, Solvents and Additives
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
November 27, 2007
Waxes, solvents and additives manufacturers enjoyed growth overall, as new technologies continue to emerge. However, higher raw material costs remain a major concern.  Read More »
Consolidation is Impacting the European Publication Printing Market
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
November 27, 2007
Europe’s publication printing sector seems to be entering a new phase of restructuring after the decision by Canada’s Quebecor World Inc. in November to divest all of its European printing operations.   &nbs…  Read More »
The Metallic Market
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor
November 27, 2007
The metallic ink market is getting more and more competitive, driven by price, technology and innovation.  Read More »
The UV/EB Report
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
October 31, 2007
Driven by new technologies and applications, energy-curable inks and coatings continue to enjoy solid growth worldwide, with packaging and sheetfed being particularly strong areas.  Read More »
Environmental Issues are Impacting the Flexible Packaging Market
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
October 31, 2007
Flexible packaging has been one of the fastest growing printing sectors in Europe, but for ink producers, it is becoming one of the most challenging.  Read More »
The European Ink Directory
Staff
October 31, 2007
The European printing ink industry continues to be a vibrant mix of major international corporations and smaller, regional businesses. This year's directory features addresses, contact information and major product listings for more than 230 companies and branches.  Read More »