David Savastano, Ink World Editor || July 26, 2011 Metallics can help make products stand out on the shelf, and metallic ink and pigment manufacturers are enjoying growth. However, raw materials costs are a major concern.
David Savastano, Ink World Editor || June 24, 2009 The field of packaging ink is a fascinating one, as the need for both appearance and functionality requires ink formulators to be at the top of their game. If a package offers great advantages but is not eye-catching, it will languish on the shelf. C…
David Savastano, Ink World Editor || 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.
Jenn Hess, Ink World Associate Editor || September 6, 2005 Manufacturers of flexographic inks have a lot to smile about. More printers are embracing flexography, and in a wider range of end-use segments. Demand also continues to rise for UV, EB and water-based flexo inks.