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The UV Report
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 12, 2005
The market for UV inks is expected to continue its strong growth as new technologies are developed. Read More »
The International Report 2003
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 12, 2005
The international nature of the printing ink industry is ever more apparent, as the leading ink manufacturers span the globe from Japan, the U.S., Germany, Switzerland, Sweden, the U.K., Holland, India, France and Brazil. Read More »
The Publication Ink Report
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 12, 2005
Publication ink sales have decreased during the first six months of 2003, and ink companies hope that improved printing forecasts signal better days ahead. Read More »
The Packaging Ink Market
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 12, 2005
As the packaging industry continues to evolve, ink companies are working overtime to meet the ever-changing needs of their customers. Read More »
Published September 12, 2005
After a long career, Marty Paul has left Sun Chemical to pursue other interests. As director of special projects, Mr. Paul represented Sun Chemical and the ink industry in three major studies performed by the Printing Industries of America (PIA… Read More »
Published September 12, 2005
Heidelberg USA, Kennesaw, GA, is the recipient of the 2003 Industry Award from the National Association for Printing Leadership (NAPL).      “Heidelberg’s contribution to the printing and graphic arts industries is ongoi… Read More »
Published September 12, 2005
Encres Dubuit has developed a new rotary screen UV ink, specially adapted for the “No Label Look” called Rotoprint.      According to the company, Rotoprint is ready to use, and under normal curing conditions, Rotoprint i… Read More »
Colorcon Lives Up to a Higher Standard
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 12, 2005
Colorcon�s No-Tox Products Division, a specialist in customized ink applications, particularly food packaging-related, is growing rapidly. Read More »
High Performance Pigments
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 12, 2005
Despite higher costs, improved properties are driving growth for high performance pigments in a variety of printing markets, including packaging, outdoor signage and non-impact printing. Read More »
Published September 12, 2005
Latran Technologies has appointed Peter Daciuk as area sales manager for the northeast region. Mr. Daciuk, former channel manager at Ricoh, will manage a sales region that covers New England, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Eastern C… Read More »
The Ink Jet Ink Report
By Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor
Published September 12, 2005
Of all the segments for ink jet technologies, the wide format market offers the greatest opportunity for growth for ink manufacturers looking for areas to develop and market new ink jet inks. Read More »
Latin Ink Market Begins Recovery
By Charles Thurston, Ink World Correspondent
Published September 12, 2005
The troubled Latin American ink market is showing signs of improvements in some segments and in some countries. Read More »
Published September 9, 2005
Akzo Nobel Inks North America (www.aninks.com) has introduced Uvocard-L, a high performance UV offset ink system for plastic card lamination.      This UV curable offset ink has been formulated for multiple card applications such as… Read More »
The Resin Report
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 9, 2005
Suppliers are banking on new technologies and cost efficiencies to help overcome rising raw material costs and the continued economic downturn. Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 9, 2005
All too often, competition leads to hard-nosed tactics and hard feelings, as some companies will try to take away business by any means possible. However, there are also companies that do insist on competing fair. For Jim Stanley, president of Ameri… Read More »
Pigment Producers Rely on Innovation, Cooperation to Move Forward
By Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
Published September 9, 2005
European producers are having to step up their technological efforts to ensure they hang on to key specialty segments. Read More »
Published September 9, 2005
Environmental Inks and Coatings (EIC), Morganton, NC, unveiled a variety of new products and services during CMM in Chicago, IL.      The Pro Plus System is the most flexible color delivery system available today, according to EIC. T… Read More »
Published September 9, 2005
INX International Ink Co. has introduced several new products that enhance the UV printing experience by improving printing efficiency and lowering applied costs.      The first are LithoCure hybrid inks, which allow hybrid printers… Read More »
NAPIM Convention Review
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 9, 2005
There are signs that the ink industry may see economic improvement in 2003. Read More »
The Asian Ink Market
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 9, 2005
China and India are the main drivers in this fast-growing region, which is drawing increased attention from ink companies Read More »
Published September 9, 2005
Eckart America L.P. and its printer of advertising inserts, Great Lakes Lithograph of Cleveland, OH, have been awarded a “Print Excellence Award” from the Printing Industries Association, Inc., serving Northern Kentucky and Ohio (PIANKO).… Read More »
Published September 9, 2005
Rohm and Haas has announced a list and off list price increase, effective April 1, or as contracts allow, for all of their acrylic copolymer emulsions, vinyl acetate containing polymers, solution polymers, stryene containing polymers and additives so… Read More »
Published September 9, 2005
SunGraphics, Maumee, OH, a prepress trade service for paper packaging, has announced the opening of its new graphic design center and flexo plate manufacturing facility in Antioch, CA. The state-of-the-art facility provides package design and finishe… Read More »
The U.S. Top 20
By Staff
Published September 9, 2005
In spite of the continued economic challenges they are facing, some ink companies were able to find opportunities for growth in 2003. Read More »
Bill Miller Leads Flint Ink North America
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 9, 2005
With his new team in place, the company�s new division president prepares for the future. Read More »
Paper, Ink Suppliers Work Closer Together
By Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
Published September 9, 2005
Paper companies are devoting more effort to learning about the relationship between the surface of paper and inks Read More »
Published September 9, 2005
UVitec Printing Ink has appointed Milton S. Fall as regional account manager to serve the company’s growing customer base in the mid-Atlantic region. In his new position, Mr. Fall will represent UVitec’s full line of UV curable inks and c… Read More »
Published September 9, 2005
The Chicago Printing Ink Production Club (CPIPC) held its first meeting of 2003 on January 27 at the Clubhouse restaurant in Oak Brook, IL. As usual, the meeting started with cocktails and dinner, followed by a guest speaker. The January speaker was… Read More »
Published September 9, 2005
Flint Ink Corporation will exhibit its complete line of high-performance ink systems and coatings products at CMM International, McCormick Place Convention Center, Chicago, April 14-17. Special attention will be on Flint Ink’s UV/EB systems, Pr… Read More »
Published September 9, 2005
Aellora, a wholly-owned Markem company, has been launched to develop and market digital chemistries for industrial printing, publishing and package printing applications.      The new business entity will also develop chemistry-base… Read More »
Published September 9, 2005
UVitec Printing Ink, Lodi, NJ, has established OPTI-Press, a press evaluation service that provides combination, offset, flexo, rotary screen and letterpress printers with comprehensive analysis of all facets of their UV printing operation, fro… Read More »
A New Day at Central Ink
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 9, 2005
Led by chairman and CEO Richard Breen and new president Jack Ackerman, Central Ink makes an entrance into sheetfed and energy curing. Read More »
The Pigment Report
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 9, 2005
2002 was essentially a flat year for pigment companies, but global politics, raw material supply and cost uncertainties, increasing competition and pricing pressures are among the concerns that are facing pigment manufacturers in 2003. Read More »
European Ink Market Faces Another Challenging Year in 2003
By Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
Published September 9, 2005
European ink producers are preparing themselves for a period of tough market conditions in 2003. Read More »
Published September 9, 2005
Van Son has appointed Robert Speijer as president of Van Son Holland Ink of America. Mr. Speijer joins Van Son with an extensive  background in the paint and chemical industries, and has more than 20 years of experience in management and marketi… Read More »
Published September 9, 2005
Markem Corporation, Keene, NH, a provider of identification systems, software, supplies and services for coding and marking, has added a new ink to its Touch Dry family.      The 5005 Series Touch Dry ink is a hot melt ink for use in… Read More »
The Flexo Report
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 9, 2005
The outlook for the flexo ink market continues to look strong as flexo makes further inroads in the packaging industry and new applications are being developed. Read More »
Published September 9, 2005
Solutia, Inc. has announced that North America Santosol dimethyl ester pricing will increase $0.04/lb for all Santosol grades, subject to contract terms where applicable. The adjustment is necessary to sustain the continued process investment needed… Read More »
Published September 9, 2005
UVitec Printing Ink, Inc. introduces the 47 Series of UV offset inks that has been developed using a unique formulation process that gives the inks strong bonding characteristics, improved press stability and reliable color consistency.   … Read More »
Published September 9, 2005
Markem Corporation, Keene, NH, a provider of identification systems, software, supplies and services for product coding and marking, has added a new ink to its Touch Dry family.      The addition of the 5005 ink, available in b… Read More »
Published September 9, 2005
Kohl & Madden Printing Ink Corporation has completed extensive press testing of a series of new sheetfed offset inks called ETCHLess inks. These new inks print with water only; no fountain solution etch or alcohol substitutes are needed.  &n… Read More »
The Offset Report
By Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor
Published September 9, 2005
The offset market has seen a slowdown as a result of the economy, but there is reason for optimism in 2003. Read More »
In Search of Continuous Improvement
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 9, 2005
Ink companies and suppliers alike are utilizing Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, Total Quality Management and other process improvement systems to improve all aspects of their business. Read More »
Eastern Europe Offers Opportunities
By Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
Published September 9, 2005
The European Union invitation to 10 new states, most of them from Eastern Europe, to join will have a significant impact on printers. Read More »
Published September 9, 2005
Johnson Matthey has completed its acquisition of the Synetix division of Imperial Chemical Industries PLC (ICI) in all territories except India. Completion of the purchase of those Synetix businesses which are owned by ICI India Limited remains subje… Read More »
The Year in Review
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 9, 2005
The ink industry showed some growth in 2002, but uncertainty over the economy and raw materials remains a concern for 2003. Read More »
An Industry Giant Retires
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 9, 2005
After more than 40 years at Sun Chemical, Edward E. Barr is stepping down as chairman. Read More »
UV/EB Update
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 9, 2005
Despite the economic downturn, the radiation-curing industry continues to flourish, and many new opportunities for UV and EB are being developed. Read More »
International Top Companies
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 9, 2005
As our Annual International Top Companies Report illustrates, the printing ink industry is international in its scope, with Japan, U.S., Germany, Switzerland, U.K., Sweden, Holland, India, Belgium, Brazil and France home for the world�s top ink manufacturers. Read More »
The Publication Ink Report
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 9, 2005
The past few years have been difficult for printing ink manufacturers and their customers, as key segments in the publication market have slumped. Industry leaders are cautiously optimistic that a turnaround may occur in the near future. Read More »