David Savastano, Ink World Editor March 10, 2008 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 March 10, 2008 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 February 7, 2008 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 February 1, 2008 The role of vehicles and varnishes is a critical one, and suppliers are developing new technologies while also facing increasingly higher raw material costs.
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor February 1, 2008 While sales of security inks are rising in Europe, many brand owners are still selecting less effective anti-counterfeiting products due to cost considerations.
Joshua X.Tieshu, Coatings & Ink China January 4, 2008 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…
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.