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.
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.
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.
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.
David Savastano, Ink World Editor November 27, 2007 On Sept. 1, 2007, Charles Knott assumed the role of CEO for Flint Group, succeeding Dave
Frescoln,who became deputy chairman of the company’s boards. Flint Group is continuing to expand its business, with…
David Savastano, Ink World Editor November 27, 2007 Wikoff Color has been an impressive success story in recent years. Through organic growth,
innovative products and strategic acquisitions, the company has grown from an estimated $80 million four years ago to an…
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
position a wealth of experience. A 30-year veteran of the ink industry, Mr. Copeland has been involved in many different…