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The ink Industry
David Savastano, Editor
August 19, 2015
Six printing ink manufacturers reported sales of more than $1 billion in 2014. Here are the industry leaders.  Read More »
INX Hosts Grand Opening of Lebanon, OH Manufacturing Facility
David Savastano, Editor
August 3, 2015
New 63,000 square foot facility is expected to produce 37 million pounds of solvent ink for packaging annually.  Read More »
Xerox Opens $35 Million Toner Plant Expansion in Webster, NY
David Savastano, Editor
July 30, 2015
Xerox has grand opening for $35 million toner plant expansion in Webster, NY, increasing production capacity by 40 percent.  Read More »
Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor
July 30, 2015
An independent panel of packaging experts evaluated nearly 140 entries from more than 25 countries.   Read More »
Golfers Enjoy Day on the Course During CPIPC’s Golf Outing
July 16, 2015
On June 18, the Chicago Printing Ink Production Club (CPIPC) held its 43rd annual golf outing fund raiser event.  Read More »
The 2015 Eastern Coatings Show
Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor
June 17, 2015
Hosted by the Philadelphia Society for Coatings Technology, the New England Society for Coatings Technology and the Metropolitan New York Coatings Association, the Eastern Coatings Show was held June 1-4 in Atlantic City, NJ. According to organize…  Read More »
John Jilek Sr. Honored as 2015 MNYPIA Man of the Year
David Savastano, Editor
June 3, 2015
The MNYPIA presented John Jilek Sr. of Inksolutions with its 2015 Anthony Mauriello Man of the Year Award.  Read More »
Scenes from the 2015 European Coatings Show
Kerry Pianoforte, Coatings World Editor
May 21, 2015
The European Coatings Show 2015 (ECS) had 1,024 exhibitors from 42 countries and approximately 28,500 trade visitors.  Read More »
2015 NAPIM Ault and Printing Ink Pioneer Awards
David Savastano, Editor
April 9, 2015
NAPIM presented its 2015 Ault Award and nine Printing Ink Pioneer Awards during its 100th anniversary convention recently.  Read More »
Intriguing New Press Technologies from 2014
David Savastano, Editor
January 29, 2015
New press technologies are key to printing's future, and these are some of the most interesting new developments from 2014.  Read More »
Visiting HP
David Savastano, Editor
July 3, 2014
HP recently hosted an Open House, offering a look at some of the its latest products, including its R&D work on inkjet inks.  Read More »
NAPIM Presents 2014 Ault, Pioneer Awards
David Savastano, Editor
March 27, 2014
Jerry Mosley of American Inks & Coatings received NAPIM's Ault Award, while seven industry leaders received Printing Ink Pioneer Awards: Maurice Carruthers (Sun Chemical Performance Pigments), Rich Czarnecki (Micro Powders), Gregg Dahleen (Central Ink), Dave Klebine (Apollo Colors), Jim La Rocca (Superior Printing Ink), Jim Putney (Sun Chemical) and Rick Westrom (INX International Ink Co.).  Read More »
The Key Ingredients to Ink
February 13, 2014
Essentially, the key ingredients to an ink are pigments, resins and waxes and additives.  Read More »