Bridget Klebaur, Associate Editor May 1, 2014 Packaging inks continue to be a growth area for printers and ink manufacturers, with particularly strong opportunities in low migration inks for food packaging, flexible packaging, energy curing and narrow web and label.
May 1, 2014 This year, the National Association of Printing Ink Manufacturers (NAPIM) honored seven industry leaders with its prestigious Printing Ink Pioneer Award. Below are brief features on each of the award recipients:
• Maurice Carruthers, vice p…
David Savastano, Editor May 1, 2014 Digital printing is expanding its share in established markets such as wide format, and is starting to make headway in other segments such as packaging and textiles.
Jeanine M. Snyder, Christine Louis, K. T. Griffin Lai, C. James Reader, Charles R. Hegedus, K. Michael Peck Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (USA) and Air Products Nederland B.V., Utrecht, the Netherlands March 1, 2014 Formulating waterborne inks requires many critical steps to achieve optimal performance.
For Pete Notti, VP and technical director for Ink Systems, his interest in printing inks began to take shape when he watched Reflex Blue ink on an ink mill.
“I started in the ink industry part time at a friend’s father&rsquo…