David Savastano, Ink World Editor September 9, 2005 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 September 9, 2005 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 September 9, 2005 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.
A 25-year veteran of the ink industry, Mike Keegan, VP of sales, paste ink for Toyo Ink America, said he is constantly surprised that he has been in the printing industry for a quarter of a century.
“I still can’t bel…