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By Lisa Hahn, Flexo Tech
Published October 29, 2009
When incorporated into water, surfactants strive to reduce their surface energy by isolating their hydrophobic segments from the aqueous phase Read More »
By Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor
Published October 29, 2009
Highest honor in the screen printing and graphic imaging industry Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 29, 2009
Receives TLMI's first Supplier of the Year Award Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 29, 2009
There has been much discussion about the advantages of creating an ink that eliminates fountain solution on press Read More »
Published October 28, 2009
Printing Industry Showing Signs of Upturn The printing industry is finally showing signs of what may be a sustainable upturn following more than two years of steep and broad sales declines, according to The NAPL 2003-2004 State of the Industry R… Read More »
By Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
Published October 28, 2009
The digital ink sector is one of the fastest growing in Europe. But for ink makers, it is increasingly becoming one of the most difficult in which to operate. A large part of it is taken up by the ink cartridge segment for PC printers, which had tot… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 28, 2009
Ever since January 1997, when Ink World published the U.S. Ink Directory, the first and only such listing of U.S. ink manufacturers, we have always kept a close ear to the industry. Since then, we have annually updated our directory, keeping our read… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 28, 2009
SICPA's president and CEO led company's strategic focus on security, packaging inks Read More »
Published October 27, 2009
Ends production of Algan overprint coatings and varnishes Read More »
By Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor
Published October 16, 2009
Driven by the need for product differentiation and decorative appeal, the metallic and pearlescent ink market continues to grow. Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 16, 2009
Every once in a while, a company emerges with an innovative approach that may change the way business is done. David Lemaster, president of the recently-launched Performance Inks, Palatine, IL, believes his new company has developed just such an appr… Read More »
Published October 16, 2009
Rise in Demand for Printing Consumables According to a study from the Freedonia Group, U.S. demand for specialty printing consumables is forecast to rise 7.4 percent per year to $18 billion in 2007. Specialty consumables include ink, toner… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 16, 2009
While electron beam (EB) curing has not received the same interest as UV, it too has also grown over the years Read More »
By Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
Published October 16, 2009
Printers, ink makers and other suppliers will be closely watching the performance of the new Cortina waterless newspaper press of Koenig & Bauer-Albert (KBA) when it is launched commercially over the next several months Read More »
Published October 15, 2009
Editor’s Note: In our July issue, Ink World published a story on the Asia Pacific Coatings Show which inaccurately stated that attendees and exhibitors continued to decline this year. This was an inaccurate statement as the number of attendees… Read More »
By Sel Avci, Elementis Specialties
Published October 15, 2009
Editor’s Note: “Rheological Additive Selection for Printing Inks” was presented at the Eurocoat Inkmakers Forum during the 2nd European Congress on Printing Inks, held at Nüremberg, Germany April 9-10, 2003. Abstract: The vari… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 15, 2009
Time and again, we hear about the importance of providing value to the marketplace. Certainly, as consumers we all are looking for the best value, whether it is in a car, a restaurant, a place to live or virtually any other choice. Defining “v… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 15, 2009
For most people, getting together for the holidays encompasses a friendly gathering full of light conversation. For Susanna Ross and Christina Short, who had become friends while working at Ciba Specialty Chemicals, Thanksgiving was a much more momen… Read More »
By Robert Schwartz, Ink World Associate Editor
Published October 15, 2009
When Lehigh University had a staff opening in its National Printing Ink Research Institute (NPIRI) in 1956, it did not have to look very far for the right person for the job. Help would come from right across town, when the dean of chemistry at Morav… Read More »
Published October 15, 2009
PIA Report Provides Profiles of U.S. Print Markets With 45,181 establishments and 1,113,119 employees, the U.S. printing industry shipped $155,504,750,000 worth of printed material in 2002, according to the latest edition of the Graphic Ar… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 15, 2009
Forty one years ago, Roy T. Beagle had just finished high school and was looking for a job when he found an opportunity at Flint Ink’s Jacksonville, FL plant. “I came out of high school and started making ink,” Mr. Beagle said. &… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 15, 2009
For years, printing ink companies have complained that printers are increasingly looking at ink as a commodity, rather than considering the value that ink brings to the printing process. Unfortunately, it is not much of a secret that in the rush to… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 15, 2009
More than 2,000 inkies among the more than 16,000 attendees at this year's ECS. Read More »
By Bonnie Bedolla, Flint Ink
Published October 15, 2009
Low odor and extractables levels can make UV flexo a more attractive option for a variety of markets Read More »
By Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor
Published October 15, 2009
INX International Ink Company's chairman receives Printing Ink Pioneer Award. Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 14, 2009
Ink Systems' founder Urban S. Hirsch III Receives NAPIM's Ault Award Read More »
Published October 14, 2009
NAPL Digitization, Integration and Training Are Keys to Success in the Printing Industry Enduring success for printing companies will depend not on a company’s size, but rather on its ability to continue to redefine itself and respond effe… Read More »
By Joon Choo, Shamrock Technologies Inc.
Published October 14, 2009
Additives such as waxes have increasingly aided in extending the usefulness of the print or coating Read More »
Published October 14, 2009
From developing an employee-owned company to empowering colleagues, Wikoff Colors founder was ahead of his time. Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 14, 2009
Mr. Willock has become one of the leading authorities on resins in the industry Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 14, 2009
We all have heard and read a great deal of information about the importance of becoming more efficient and more consistent in industry. Process systems such as Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, Total Quality Management (TQM) and a variety of others have… Read More »
By Theresa Ruehle, H. Tom Mills, Sunil Jayasuriya, Paul Gloor, and Stephen A. Fischer, Johnson Polymer
Published October 14, 2009
Editor’s Note: “Gloss Dry-Back from Wet Trap Printing with Aqueous Coatings” is an abridged version of the first-place recipient of the National Printing Ink Research Institute’s (NPIRI) Lecture Series at NPIRI’s 46th An… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 14, 2009
Lisa Hahn, founder and president of Flexo Tech, definitely earned this year’s award Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 14, 2009
In January 1997, Ink World published the first U.S. Ink Directory, the first and only such listing of U.S. ink manufacturers. Since then, we have annually updated our directory, keeping our readers up-to-date with the changes that are occurring withi… Read More »
Published October 14, 2009
The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) has announced funding opportunities for ultraviolet and electron beam curing technologies used in the manufacturing industries. The release of this solicitation will coincide with… Read More »
Published October 14, 2009
At Labelexpo ‘09 in Brussels, Siegwerk presented its brand new ink systems for label printing using LED-UV lamps. Along with other benefits, this pioneering technology offers significant energy savings (60 percent and more) and eliminates the n… Read More »
Published October 14, 2009
The world of digital printing is shocked and saddened by the news that Bradley S. (Brad) Kisner, president of INX Digital International Co., passed away suddenly August 22, after suffering a heart attack while visiting family in Santa Cruz, CA. He wa… Read More »
Published October 14, 2009
EFI has announced its next-generation digital label press, the Jetrion 4830 UV Inkjet System. With a wider web width and faster linear speeds, the new printer increases throughput by more than two times compared to the market leading Jetrion 4000. Po… Read More »
Published October 14, 2009
Superior Printing Ink has received certification by the National Association of Printing Ink Manufacturers (NAPIM) and their Bioderived Raw Material Content (BRC) Program for Biolocity. Superior’s Biolocity process series has been certified wit… Read More »
Published October 14, 2009
Sun Chemical demonstrated its commitment to delivering quality, service and innovation for the narrow web market at Label Expo Europe in Brussels. Visitors at the show learned about the fully upgraded line of core products within the Solaris system.… Read More »
Ink Industry Showcases New Products at Print 09
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 13, 2009
Print ‘09, organized by The Graphic Arts Show Company (GASC), was held at McCormick Place in Chicago from Sept. 11-16. While attendance figures were not released as of press time, there was a feeling that the final figures would reflect the cur… Read More »
The Chinese Ink Market
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 13, 2009
Although the printing and ink markets in China felt the impact of the global recession on exports, there are signs that the economic recovery has begun. Read More »
Digital Printing of Textiles Makes Gains in Europe
By Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
Published October 13, 2009
Digital printing processes, mainly based on inkjet systems, are making inroads into the textile printing sector Read More »
Published October 9, 2009
Improvements in Key Printing Industry Indicators Provide Some Hope in Face of Continuing Sales Declines Key printing industry indicators, including work-on-hand, business conditions and the NAPL Printing Business Index (PBI), increased in Septem… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 9, 2009
Ideas such as Six Sigma, Total Predictive Maintenance, 5S process improvement, Lean Manufacturing and gage repeatability and reproducibility, have all become keys to reducing costs and becoming more efficient Read More »
By Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor
Published October 9, 2009
Despite a sluggish start to the year the metallic and special effect ink market has experienced modest growth, with many companies optimistic that the coming year will bring increased growth and recovery. “The beginning of the year started slo… Read More »
By Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
Published October 9, 2009
The current slowdown in the western European economy is delaying technological changes in the region’s printing industry as printers cut back their investment in new equipment and processes. For ink makers, these reductions in capital expendit… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 9, 2009
During the past few years, there has been a major emphasis by the National Association of Printing Ink Manufacturers (NAPIM) to improve the National Printing Ink Research Institute’s (NPIRI) Annual Technical Conference. The reasons for all the… Read More »
By Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
Published October 9, 2009
Color is the main test of quality in printed products. With a vast array of equipment, software and technical support available to printers on color matters, it has never been easier for them to avoid mistakes with color. The objective behind color… Read More »
Published October 9, 2009
Industry’s First Sales Compensation Survey Report Released by SGIA The first comprehensive examination and analysis of compensation data for sales personnel in the U.S. and Canadian screen printing and graphic imaging industry has been com… Read More »