Features


  • Working to Modify REACH Proposals

    European ink and chemical manufacturers are adding their input into the European Commission's REACH legislation.
    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor 09.12.05

  • Inkjet Inks and Toners

    Ink Jet Inks Make Gains in Textiles

    Traditionally, textile printing has been the realm of screen printing, but ink
    Mike Agosta, Ink World Associate Editor 09.09.05

  • Resins

    The Resin Report

    Suppliers are banking on new technologies and cost efficiencies to help overcome rising raw material costs and the continued economic downturn.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.09.05

  • Flushed Colors and Pigments

    Pigment Producers Rely on Innovation, Cooperation to Move Forward

    European producers are having to step up their technological efforts to ensure they hang on to key specialty segments.
    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor 09.09.05

  • NAPIM Convention Review

    There are signs that the ink industry may see economic improvement in 2003.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.09.05

  • The Asian Ink Market

    China and India are the main drivers in this fast-growing region, which is drawing increased attention from ink companies
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.09.05

  • Packaging Gravure Inks | Publication Gravure Inks

    The Gravure Update

    Despite a tough economic year, the gravure market has managed some growth, with better things expected for the future.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor 09.09.05

  • The U.S. Top 20

    In spite of the continued economic challenges they are facing, some ink companies were able to find opportunities for growth in 2003.
    Staff 09.09.05

  • Bill Miller Leads Flint Ink North America

    With his new team in place, the company�s new division president prepares for the future.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.09.05

  • Paper, Ink Suppliers Work Closer Together

    Paper companies are devoting more effort to learning about the relationship between the surface of paper and inks
    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor 09.09.05

  • A New Day at Central Ink

    Led by chairman and CEO Richard Breen and new president Jack Ackerman, Central Ink makes an entrance into sheetfed and energy curing.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.09.05

  • Flushed Colors and Pigments

    The Pigment Report

    2002 was essentially a flat year for pigment companies, but global politics, raw material supply and cost uncertainties, increasing competition and pricing pressures are among the concerns that are facing pigment manufacturers in 2003.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.09.05

  • European Ink Market Faces Another Challenging Year in 2003

    European ink producers are preparing themselves for a period of tough market conditions in 2003.
    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor 09.09.05

  • Vehicles and Varnishes

    Vehicles and Varnishes

    While pricing pressures continue, manufacturers look for ways to differentiate their products.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.09.05

  • Mills and Mixers

    The Milling Report

    Equipment manufacturers are hopeful that the gains they saw in capital expenditures at the end of 2002 will continue into 2003.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.09.05

  • Packaging Flexo Inks

    The Flexo Report

    The outlook for the flexo ink market continues to look strong as flexo makes further inroads in the packaging industry and new applications are being developed.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.09.05

  • Publication Offset Inks | Sheetfed Inks

    The Offset Report

    The offset market has seen a slowdown as a result of the economy, but there is reason for optimism in 2003.
    Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor 09.09.05

  • In Search of Continuous Improvement

    Ink companies and suppliers alike are utilizing Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, Total Quality Management and other process improvement systems to improve all aspects of their business.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.09.05

  • Eastern Europe Offers Opportunities

    The European Union invitation to 10 new states, most of them from Eastern Europe, to join will have a significant impact on printers.
    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor 09.09.05

  • Additives | Waxes

    Waxes, Solvents and Additives

    While 2002 offered some slight improvement in the market, 2003 remains a time of uncertainty. Still, an increasing interest in value-added products provides some possibilities.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.09.05