David Savastano, Ink World Editor || 10.10.07 As the packaging market continues to expand globally, packaging ink manufacturers are enjoying growth, although higher raw material prices and consolidation remain concerns.
David Savastano, Ink World Editor || 10.10.07 Publication printers and ink manufacturers are facing a wide variety of challenges, including a changing marketplace, higher costs and customer consolidation.
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor || 10.10.07 Although ink companies appear likely to be able to pass along higher prices to their customers, there remain serious concerns about supply and pricing.
David Savastano, Ink World Editor || 09.11.07 In recent years, stable pigment prices have helped ink manufacturers weather surging crude oil prices. The elimination of the VAT refunds on pigments in China is changing all of that.
David Savastano, Ink World Editor || 09.11.07 Dr. David Hill, Sun Chemical's president and CEO, talks about the present state of the printing and ink industries as well as Sun Chemical, and what lies ahead.
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor || 09.11.07 It is becoming evident that for certain ink makers and raw materials suppliers, the task may be more difficult and expensive than expected. There is even a danger that costs will be so high that certain ink materials may have to be taken off the market.
Staff || 09.11.07 Ink World's Annual Buyers' Guide has everything you may need, from adhesion promoters to zinc oxide and attritors to viscometers, as well as key information on suppliers, distributors and trade associations.
Staff || 08.07.07 In light of the major changes in the printing ink industry in recent years, 2006 was a time of relative stability as ink manufacturers continued to increase their efforts into growing markets and regions.
David Savastano, Ink World Editor || 08.07.07 For offset printers, emulsification, or ink/water balance, is a major challenge, and ink manufacturers are offering guidance to help customers run their presses as smoothly as possible.
David Savastano, Ink World Editor || 07.26.07 Gordon R. MacQuaker, 93, of Boynton Beach, FL, passed away on July 16, 2007.
Mr. MacQuaker was among the key figures who built Sun Chemical Corporation into the largest company in the ink industry. He joined the ink industry in 193…
David Savastano, Ink World Editor || 07.12.07 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 || 07.11.07 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.