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The Packaging Ink Market
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 2, 2008
Higher raw material costs and the weakening economy have impacted the packaging market, although there are also opportunities for growth. Read More »
The Growing Market for Solar Cells
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 2, 2008
Printing is playing a key role in the development of low-cost flexible thin-film solar cells, and ink companies are creating novel new technologies for this fast-growing market. Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 2, 2008
The printing ink industry continues to feel the effects of higher raw material and energy costs. Even the news that crude oil prices came down in the past month provided very little benefit, as the ink industry and its suppliers find themselves with… Read More »
Published September 26, 2008
EFI and its superwide format printer unit VUTEk recently obtained a sweeping victory in its defense of a patent lawsuit filed by Leggett & Platt, Inc. The Federal Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C., ruled decisively and recently concluded that… Read More »
Published September 15, 2008
Public tender offer by BASF for Ciba Read More »
Published September 14, 2008
INX International Ink Co. will feature an automated ink dispensing system with its extensive range of corrugated printing inks at SuperCorrExpo (booth 2030).  The show runs from Sept. 22-26 at Atlanta’s Georgia World Conference Center.… Read More »
Published September 11, 2008
Wacker Chemie AG will discontinue the production of its Pioloform polymer binders effective Sept. 30, 2008, citing limited expectations for polyvinyl butyral growth in industrial applications such as coatings, paints and printing ink. At the same tim… Read More »
Published September 11, 2008
EFI announced that its Jetrion 3025 Inkjet System successfully enabled the China Banknote Printing and Minting Corporation (CBPMC) to print 13 million tickets for the 2008 Summer Olympics with radio-frequency identification (RFID) and variable data o… Read More »
Published September 11, 2008
Printing Industries of America/Graphic Arts Technical Foundation (PIA/GATF)  announced that Sun Chemical was awarded a 2008 InterTech Technology Award for its Platinum White technology, a UV flexo white ink that improves the productivity of conv… Read More »
Published September 11, 2008
EFI and Mutoh announced that Mutoh has named EFI-Inkware as the manufacturer and supplier of MUBIO inks to Mutoh worldwide. MUBIO inks are a low viscosity version of EFI-Inkware’s BioWare inks and are the only inks to be recognized by the U.S.… Read More »
Preparing for REACH
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 3, 2008
As European ink companies and their suppliers continue the pre-registration phase of REACH, they also are considering the impact of the legislation on raw materials, formulations and the ink industry as a whole. Read More »
New Inkjet Technologies Take Aim at Sheetfed Offset Market
By Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
Published September 3, 2008
Having made major gains in the large format segment at the expense of screen printing, inkjet is now poised to make further inroads in the sheetfed market. Read More »
Published August 29, 2008
Flint Group Flexographic Products, the culmination of Flint Group Printing Plates and the rotec sleeve business, introduces its latest plate and sleeve technology to the North American market at Labelexpo Americas 2008, in Rosemont, IL, booth 5713.… Read More »
Published August 12, 2008
EFI announced that its Jetrion 3025 Inkjet System successfully enabled the China Banknote Printing and Minting Corporation (CBPMC) to print 13 million tickets for the 2008 Summer Olympics with radio-frequency identification (RFID) and variable data o… Read More »
Published August 11, 2008
Rohm and Haas Company has entered into an agreement with the Dow Chemical Company, under which Dow will acquire all of the outstanding shares of Rohm and Haas common stock for $78 per share in cash or more than $15 billion. Under the terms of agreeme… Read More »
Published August 11, 2008
Ashland Inc. and Hercules Inc. have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Ashland would acquire all of the outstanding shares of Hercules for $18.60 per share in cash and 0.093 of a share of Ashland common stock for each share of Her… Read More »
Published August 11, 2008
Visitors attending Labelexpo Americas 2008 will be introduced to innovative products from Sun Chemical that will help label and narrow web printers and brand owners improve productivity, incorporate security and leverage technologies like printed ele… Read More »
A conversation with: Kunio Sakuma, Toyo Ink
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published August 7, 2008
During drupa, Kunio Sakuma, president and CEO of Toyo Ink Manufacturing Co., Ltd. reflected on the Kunio Sakuma  nature of Toyo Ink’s business.   “Our business focus is divided into two parts,” Mr.… Read More »
Drupa 2008 Review
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published August 7, 2008
Drupa 2008 was another huge show, with nearly 391,000 visitors from 138 countries checking out the 1,971 exhibits, and leading international ink manufacturers were well represented, showcasing innovative new products and services. Read More »
The Top International Ink Companies
By Staff
Published August 7, 2008
For the leading global ink manufacturers, 2008 was a time of economic uncertainty, as raw material prices continued to rise and the U.S. dollar slumped. Still, ink industry leaders also see some opportunities ahead. Read More »
High-Performance Pigments
By Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor
Published August 6, 2008
Despite pricing pressures and a challenging economic environment, demand for high performance pigments continues to increase. Read More »
Published July 24, 2008
Printing Industries of America/Graphic Arts Technical Foundation (PIA/GATF)  announced that Sun Chemical was awarded a 2008 InterTech Technology Award for its Platinum White technology, a UV flexo white ink that improves the productivity of conv… Read More »
Published July 24, 2008
EFI and Mutoh announced that Mutoh has named EFI-Inkware as the manufacturer and supplier of MUBIO inks to Mutoh worldwide. MUBIO inks are a low viscosity version of EFI-Inkware's BioWare inks and are the only inks to be recognized by the U.S. En… Read More »
Published July 17, 2008
Visitors attending Labelexpo Americas  2008 will be introduced to new innovative products from Sun Chemical that will help label and narrow web printers and brand owners improve productivity, incorporate security and leverage technologies like p… Read More »
Published July 16, 2008
Ashland Inc. and Hercules Inc. have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Ashland would acquire all of the outstanding shares of Hercules for $18.60 per share in cash and 0.093 of a share of Ashland common stock for each share of Her… Read More »
Published July 16, 2008
MetalFX Technology – a Ciba Specialty Chemicals Corp. subsidiary – has named Al Johnson as technical manager – Americas. Prior to joining MetalFX, Mr. Johnson held management positions with Schawk, EFI and Pitman Company.  &nbs… Read More »
Published July 16, 2008
Sun Chemical has signed a partnership contract with Fogra, the graphic technology research association based in Munich, Germany, to contribute to the association’s activities in the certification of offset print shops according to Process Stand… Read More »
Published July 16, 2008
SunJet, the inkjet ink division of Sun Chemical, announced at drupa the development of new and novel ink chemistry specifically designed for curing under exposure to UV light from LED sources. In laboratory tests, line speeds in single pass applicati… Read More »
Published July 11, 2008
Dow Chemical to buy Rohm and Haas Read More »
The Inkjet Ink Report
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published July 1, 2008
The growth of digital technologies was very much evident at drupa 2008, and inkjet ink manufacturers continue to find new growth opportunities. Read More »
CPMA
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published July 1, 2008
Color is a tremendously important aspect of our daily lives, and there are many challenges ahead for the pigment industry. Read More »
Q&A with Gans Ink & Supply
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published July 1, 2008
This year's Ault Award honoree offers his views on the changes occurring in the printing and ink industries, as well as the opportunities going forward. Read More »
Energy Efficiency, Sustainability are Key Topics at drupa 2008
By Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
Published July 1, 2008
With an eye toward the soaring cost of energy and the increasing interest in sustainability, exhibitors at drupa 2008 emphasized new technologies. Read More »
Published June 10, 2008
Sun Chemical has signed a partnership contract with Fogra, the graphic technology research association based in Munich, Germany, to contribute to the association’s activities in the certification of offset print shops according to Process Stand… Read More »
Published June 9, 2008
Directly on the heels of Megaink’s big news regarding a joint venture with INX International, the Czech Republic-based ink company announced the release of its ground-breaking product, BioMG ink, for two Mutoh printer models.    &nbs… Read More »
Published June 9, 2008
Sun Chemical announced that Label Makers has become the first UK customer to benefit from Sun Chemical’s Solaris Colorsat automatic ink mixing and dispensing system. The company has installed the machine to optimize its inventory control and in… Read More »
Published June 9, 2008
Sensient Technologies reported that diluted earnings per share for the first quarter of 2008 rose 16.2 percent to 43 cents, compared to 37 cents in the prior year’s comparable period. Revenue reached a record level of $307.4 million, up 7.8 per… Read More »
Published June 9, 2008
EFI announced its results for the first quarter of 2008. For the quarter ended March 31, 2008, the company reported revenues of $136.6 million, compared to first quarter 2007 revenue of $147.8 million.      Non-GAAP net income was $1… Read More »
RadTech 2008 Showcases UV, EB Technologies
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published June 4, 2008
The UV and EB markets have enjoyed excellent growth in recent years Read More »
The Asian Ink Market
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published June 4, 2008
As the Asia-Pacific region continues to enjoy economic expansion, led by China and India, printing ink manufacturers are enjoying strong growth throughout the region. Read More »
Published June 4, 2008
Rohm and Haas Offers New Dispersing Resins Rohm and Haas recently introduced two high-efficiency dispersing resin products for organic pigments in aqueous media. These new styrene, acrylic-based polymers, Morcryl 410 and Morcryl 460 Plus dispersin… Read More »
Published June 3, 2008
Sun Chemical named Brian Leen president, North American Inks. In this role, Mr. Leen will oversee all of Sun Chemical’s North American inks businesses, including Kohl & Madden, Rycoline, US Ink, and North American Packaging.   &ldqu… Read More »
Published June 3, 2008
SunJet, the inkjet ink division of Sun Chemical, has announced at drupa the development of new and novel ink chemistry specifically designed for curing under exposure to UV light from LED sources. In laboratory tests line speeds in single pass applic… Read More »
Published June 3, 2008
After making headlines in March of this year by announcing its merger with INX International, Megaink Digital a.s. has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Fujifilm Sericol Australia. This move will allow Australian wide format ink users a… Read More »
Published May 30, 2008
At drupa 2008, Sun Chemical is presenting a unique range of cutting-edge technologies and customer-focused services for the whole packaging industry, highlighting its expertise and capabilities as a single source supplier.   Under the theme &l… Read More »
Published May 30, 2008
A breakthrough in UV curing inks for sheetfed offset printing has been unveiled by Sun Chemical as part of its growing commitment to customers and the environment. Commercial production has started for a world-first ‘eco-friendly’ UV ink,… Read More »
Published May 30, 2008
EFI is previewing the VUTEk DS Series digital screen printer at drupa 2008. This high speed, flatbed UV printer provides a digital solution for the production of POP-quality graphics at breakthrough speed with the advantages of UV technology and digi… Read More »
Published May 20, 2008
Sun Chemical is partnering with Energy Sciences Inc (ESI), the world’s leading electron beam supplier, and Comexi Group, a global supplier of machines dedicated to the flexible packaging sector, to showcase the WetFlex flexographic printing tec… Read More »
Published May 9, 2008
In order to ramp up its efforts in the North American graphic arts (GA) market, EFI has appointed Bill Bieger sales director for North America/GA Solutions. Mr. Bieger will concentrate his efforts on solutions in areas where EFI has seen the most opp… Read More »
Published May 9, 2008
Sakata Inx worldwide operations announced an agreement with the ownership group of Czech Republic-based Megaink Digital a.s., taking a majority interest in Megaink Digital a.s. The company will offer customers a broad spectrum of digital ink products… Read More »