• The Asian Ink Market

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

  • The Gravure Update

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

  • The U.S. Top 20

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

  • Bill Miller Leads Flint Ink North America

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

  • Paper, Ink Suppliers Work Closer Together

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

  • A New Day at Central Ink

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

  • The Pigment Report

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor || 09.09.05
    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.

  • European Ink Market Faces Another Challenging Year in 2003

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

  • Vehicles and Varnishes

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

  • The Milling Report

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

  • The Flexo Report

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor || 09.09.05
    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.

  • The Offset Report

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

  • In Search of Continuous Improvement

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor || 09.09.05
    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.

  • Eastern Europe Offers Opportunities

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

  • Waxes, Solvents and Additives

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor || 09.09.05
    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.

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