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Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor
October 25, 2005
Continued economic growth and improved living standards in the Asia-Pacific region will drive printing demand.   Read More »
Staff
October 25, 2005
While most ink manufacturers saw sales growth in 2004, globalization, rising raw material costs and subsequent ink price increases were key topics in 2004.  Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
October 25, 2005
The flexo ink market continues to grow, with solvent-based and UV flexo inks having particularly strong results in recent years.  Read More »
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
October 25, 2005
As the European economy picks up in 2005, there are opportunities for ink manufacturers who are looking for ways to improve their margins amid the raw material price increases.  Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
October 25, 2005
In a year dominated by rising raw material prices and an improving economy, many pigment manufacturers were able to get much-needed price increases.  Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
October 25, 2005
Process improvement and greater efficiency, reliability and repeatability are among the qualities milling manufacturers are emphasizing.  Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
October 25, 2005
The decision by executives to acquire the division from Borden in 2001 was a daring one. Now, with three years of success and their new plant in place, CRI's leaders continue to move forward.  Read More »
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
October 25, 2005
New toluene ruling and investments are spurring growth in packaging and publication gravure.  Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
October 25, 2005
Although there generally were signs of improvement in 2004, vehicle and varnish suppliers are watching raw material pricing and profitability closely in 2005.  Read More »
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor
October 25, 2005
There has been significant interest in UV ink jet printing, with the recent introduction of hybrid UV-curable chemistries and its ability to adhere to a wide variety of substrates.  Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
October 25, 2005
Ink manufacturers saw some improvement in the sheetfed market, as packaging in particular showed growth, but increasing costs are creating serious concerns.  Read More »
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
October 25, 2005
Ink makers are stepping up their drive to persuade customers to accept higher selling prices to offset hikes in raw material costs.  Read More »
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor
October 24, 2005
A renewed interest in eye-catching packaging has led to a positive year for the metallic ink market.  Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
October 24, 2005
Increased raw material costs and supply issues are leading to serious concerns over pricing.  Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
October 24, 2005
While 2004 was generally a better year for ink manufacturers, raw material pricing and supply pressures remain a significant concern heading into 2005.  Read More »