David Savastano, Editor || April 3, 2014 The pigment industry has seen plenty of consolidation in recent years, whether it is their customers, its suppliers or the pigment industry itself. Speaking with pigment industry leaders, consolidation will continue to be a fact of life.
David Savastano, Ink World Editor || March 24, 2010 The past year was a challenging one for pigment manufacturers. Demand for pigments generally declined due to the recession, and customers also looked to cut inventories. As a result, the market shrank, leading to more competition.
Still, there were…
David Savastano, Ink World Editor || March 11, 2009 As the worldwide economic downturn continues to impact the printing ink industry, pigment manufacturers are preparing for numerous challenges in the coming year.
David Savastano, Ink World Editor || October 25, 2005 In a year dominated by rising raw material prices and an improving economy, many pigment manufacturers were able to get much-needed price increases.
David Savastano, Ink World Editor || October 21, 2005 Ink jet and flexible packaging are two of the strongest growth areas for ink manufacturers, and HPPs are an essential ingredient in many of the most successful applications.