Features


  • Flushed Colors and Pigments

    High Performance Pigments: A Viable Alternative

    Printers continue to seek inks with improved performance properties, particularly because of the growth of industrial printing applications. High performance pigments might be just the answer.
    Jenn Hess, Ink World Associate Editor 09.06.05

  • When OSHA Comes to the Door

    Good preparation, training programs are keys to avoiding problems during an inspection.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.06.05

  • The Latin American Market

    Economic concerns, acquisitions are among key concerns facing ink manufacturers
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.06.05

  • Inkjet Inks and Toners

    Printing Money: Ink Jet Continues to Grow

    While 2001 has been a rough road for much of the ink industry, ink jet has maintained outstanding growth through technology proliferation and expansion into new markets.
    Tom Williams, Ink World Associate Editor 09.06.05

  • Packaging Flexo Inks

    FFTA Forum: A Grand Ole Event

    Opryland was buzzing as printers, ink manufacturers and suppliers met in Nashville to learn about the newest developments in flexo.
    Jenn Hess, Ink World Associate Editor 09.06.05

  • U.S. Ink Forecast

    U.S. ink manufacturers are preparing for a slow year as the U.S. economy remains weak and competition in key segments heightens.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.06.05

  • The Asian Ink Review

    Spurred by growing populations and surging exports, the printing industries in India and China are rapidly expanding, which is drawing increased attention from printing ink manufacturers.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.06.05

  • Resins

    The Resin Report

    Resins are a critical component for manufacturing inks. As the economy slows, increasing raw material costs are putting pressure on resin manufacturers to raise prices to ink companies.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.06.05

  • The NAPIM Convention Review

    A discussion on the similarities and differences between North American and European ink industries caps this year�s successful NAPIM convention.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.06.05

  • Packaging Gravure Inks | Publication Gravure Inks

    Gravure Market Update

    In the face of uncertain economic times, the gravure market is striving to maintain margins and market share while focusing on technological advances to drive growth.
    Tom Williams, Ink World Associate Editor 09.06.05

  • The U.S. Top 20 Report

    It was an active year for the printing ink industry. Companies raised prices and prepared for the future by developing new products.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.06.05

  • Buying Peace of Mind

    Purchasing executives work hard to make sure that their companies
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.06.05

  • Inkjet Inks and Toners

    Large Format Makes Strides in Europe

    Large format is emerging as one of the fastest-growing printing sectors in Europe, and is having a major influence on both technical and
    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor 09.06.05

  • Siegwerk's Tradition of Excellence

    From its beginnings in 1840, Siegwerk Druckfarben has grown into
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.06.05

  • Flushed Colors and Pigments

    The Pigment Report

    Facing rising costs, many pigment makers raised their prices, but as the U.S. economy begins to slow down, the future is uncertain.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.06.05

  • The European Ink Market Overview

    Printing ink manufacturers are hoping to raise prices this year, but they are concerned about uncertainty in advertising trends.
    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor 09.06.05

  • Mills and Mixers

    Preparing for the Future

    Milling manufacturers work on solutions for energy-cured and ink jet inks.
    David Savastano, Ink World Editor 09.06.05

  • Packaging Flexo Inks

    2001 Flexo Report

    Manufacturers of flexographic inks have a lot to smile about. More printers are embracing flexography, and in a wider range of end-use segments. Demand also continues to rise for UV, EB and water-based flexo inks.
    Jenn Hess, Ink World Associate Editor 09.06.05

  • News Inks | Publication Offset Inks | Sheetfed Inks

    The Offset Report

    Raw material costs, price pressures and printer consolidation have constrained growth rates, but the offset market continues to make gains while keeping a wary eye on the coming year
    Tom Williams, Ink World Associate Editor 09.06.05

  • Energy-Curing Equipment | UV and EB Inks

    A Technology of the Future

    Concerns about the high cost of EB curing equipment might have
    Jenn Hess, Ink World Associate Editor 09.06.05