Dr. Gilles Catherin, Siegwerk, SiegwerkNovember 27, 2013 || While we are drinking a glass of juice from a carton pack, a cup of tea from a metal tin or paying with a credit card, few of us would recognize the enormous R&D effort that has been invested in the associated ink and printing technologies
Dave Savastano, EditorNovember 15, 2013 || Raw material prices have stabilized during the past year, although costs remain at high levels. However, stricter environmental mandates are impacting the availability of some key ingredients.
David Savastano, EditorJuly 30, 2013 || Metallics are one of the primary means to capture the attention of the consumer, and metallic pigment manufacturers are developing new eye-catching technologies.
Sean MIlmo, European EditorMay 1, 2013 || It is a difficult time for many manufacturers and distributors of pigments to printing ink producers in Europe, not only because of poor demand due to an economic slowdown in the region but also increasing regulatory pressures.
At the same time,…