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The Pigment Report
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published 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… Read More »
The European Ink Report
By Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
Published March 24, 2010
The economic crisis in Europe is becoming a long haul for ink producers and other players in the printing supply chain Read More »
Published March 16, 2010
Encourages users of solvent-based wide-format printers to dispose of their used cartridges Read More »
Published March 4, 2010
Frankfurt, Germany plant built using cleanroom, HACCP directives Read More »
Published March 1, 2010
Impacts packaging liquid inks, bronze metallic inks, energy curable inks and commercial sheetfed blended colors Read More »
1. Sun Chemical Corporation
Published March 1, 2010
35 Waterview Blvd. Parsippany, NJ 07054 Phone: (973) 404-6000 Fax: (973) 404-6001 www.sunchemical.com Sales: Sun Chemical had annual sales of $3.5 billion in printing inks and colorants worldwide. North American Sales: $1.6 billion (Ink World estim… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published February 25, 2010
The sheetfed offset market has been under tremendous pressure in recent years. The global recession has clearly impacted the industry, leading to consolidation and plant closings. Meanwhile, digital printing continues to make gains at the expense of… Read More »
Flint Group
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published February 18, 2010
The announcement on Feb. 12 that Flint Group will acquire Torda Ink AB, a leading packaging ink supplier in parts of Europe and the Middle East, strikes me as a clear sign of the times. The transaction is expected to close by the end of March 2010, s… Read More »
Published February 6, 2010
Majority of the manufacturing in that plant will move to its Kankakee, IL facility Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published February 4, 2010
The Jan. 26, 2010 announcement that the boards of directors of Quad/Graphics, Inc., the largest privately held printer in the U.S., and World Color Press Inc., the second largest provider of print, digital and related services in the Americas, approv… Read More »
Published February 4, 2010
New distribution arrangement for commercial sheetfed inks and consumables products throughout UK and Ireland Read More »
Published January 27, 2010
INX Digital International Co. announced the appointment of Willis Reese as global director of business development. A 25-year veteran of the printing and ink industry, he will report to INX Digital USA president Ken Kisner and work closely with the m… Read More »
Published January 27, 2010
Sun Chemical released its first sustainability report, which provides data-driven performance measurement for seven key sustainability metrics to help customers and consumers understand the company’s environmental impact.     … Read More »
Published January 25, 2010
Utilizes Sun Chemical’s proprietary security solutions with GSSC’s technologies Read More »
Published January 12, 2010
Rejoins company as corporate account manager Read More »
Ink Industry Faces Challenges In Determining Carbon Footprints
By Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
Published January 11, 2010
Carbon footprints are gaining in importance in the European printing industry Read More »
Published December 16, 2009
Radiation-Cured Products and Adhesives Market to Reach 358.4 Metric Tons by 2012 According to a new report by Global Industry Analysts, the radiation-cured products and adhesives market is forecast to reach 358.4 thousand metric tons by 2012. St… Read More »
Published December 14, 2009
Joins company as global director of business development Read More »
Published December 11, 2009
Sun Chemical announced changes to the structure and management of its Sun Inks Europe business. Rudi Lenz, president and CEO of Sun Chemical, will assume direct responsibility for the business, and its current business leaders will now report directl… Read More »
Published December 10, 2009
Materials for Printed Electronics Expected to Grow to $7.7 Billion by 2012 According to “Opportunities in Materials for Printable Electronics: 2007 and Beyond,” a new report from NanoMarkets, a leading industry analyst firm based i… Read More »
The Year in Review
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published December 10, 2009
For ink companies, 2009 was a balancing act, as manufacturers dealt with the global recession, volatile raw material prices and a drop in demand. Still, ink industry leaders see some signs of improvement heading into 2010. Read More »
The Market for Metallics
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published December 9, 2009
The global recession and volatile prices for metals combined to make 2009 a challenging year for metallic ink and pigment suppliers. Read More »
UV Inks Continue to Make Gains In the European Marketplace
By Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
Published December 9, 2009
A major impetus behind the expansion of UV into new printing sectors is the growing acceptance of its safety and contribution to environmental compliance. Read More »
Published December 8, 2009
Provides data-driven performance measurement for seven key sustainability metrics Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published December 2, 2009
Perhaps the most challenging project for printers are scratch-off game tickets. In order to prevent fraud, intricate security measures are created on an ongoing basis, thus preventing people from being able to check the results ahead of time. Compan… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published December 2, 2009
As anyone connected with the ink industry knows, the past 12 months will most likely be remembered for soaring raw material costs. This surge has led to price increases for key feedstocks and other essential ingredients ranging from acrylic acid and… Read More »
By Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor
Published December 2, 2009
Union Ink Company, Inc. has focused on manufacturing innovative screen printing inks since its founding in 1931. For more than 70 years, Union Ink has continued to develop new inks for the screen printer. Union Ink Company was founded in 1931 by Benj… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published December 2, 2009
The long decline in ink prices has taken a toll on ink manufacturers. As prices have declined, ink executives have struggled to find ways to become more efficient, but even with those measures, margins have suffered. During 2004, the law of supply a… Read More »
Published November 17, 2009
Rudi Lenz, president and CEO of Sun Chemical, will assume direct responsibility for the business Read More »
NPIRI Conference Review
By Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor
Published November 11, 2009
NPIRI's annual technical conference focused on 'Advancing Ink Technology in a Lean and Green Economy.' Read More »
The Publication Ink Market
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published November 11, 2009
The publication printing market has suffered through the recession, and ink manufacturers anticipate that further challenges are in store in 2010. Read More »
The UV/EB Report
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published November 11, 2009
While the global recession took its toll on some markets for UV and EB, energy curable technologies made gains in other segments, and UV and EB ink companies should benefit from the increasing emphasis on the environment. Read More »
EuPIA, Swiss Government Collaborate On Food Packaging Ink Guidelines
By Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
Published November 11, 2009
There is speculation that the Swiss ordinance will effectively become the standard for food packaging inks in Europe Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published November 2, 2009
For countless years, people in the ink industry have longed for ink prices to rise. Instead, there has been a relentless downward spiral in the price of most inks, as many companies compete with an eye toward market share, and margins have suffered g… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published November 2, 2009
The company has increased its visibility through the creation of a new corporate identity Read More »
By Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
Published November 2, 2009
Capital investment in the European printing sector is recovering after a slump of a few years and is providing new opportunities for ink and other suppliers Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published November 2, 2009
The printing ink industry continues to evolve, and in these ever-changing times, there is a serious need for companies to work together to ensure that challenges are met. That is the primary purpose of trade associations. In the U.S., the National As… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 30, 2009
For anyone who remains uncertain about the possibilities of ink jet, a visit to Drupa 204 would have been the perfect cure. Digital technologies were on display throughout the 17 halls of Drupa, and it is amazing to see how far ink jet has come in ju… Read More »
By Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
Published October 30, 2009
Distribution of inks in Europe is going through a period of radical change which is raising questions about what will be the future role of distributors Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 30, 2009
The pigment industry has undergone a tremendous amount of changes in recent years, but one element remains a constant: the importance of pigments to a host of industries, including graphic arts, paints and coatings, plastics, cosmetics and many other… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 30, 2009
NAPIM, MNYPIA honor Kohl & Madden's retiring president Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 29, 2009
Mr. Murphy, senior vice president and president, North American Inks (NAI) at Sun Chemical, has shown his dedication to the industry time and again Read More »
By William R. Doughery, Sartomer Company
Published October 29, 2009
Editor’s Note: “A Novel Pigment Dispersant and Surfactant For Radiation Curable Waterborne Ink Jet Inks” was presented at NIP 19. Reprinted with permission of IS&T: The Society of Imaging Science and Technology. The developme… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 29, 2009
For Robert Mullen Jr., joining the printing ink industry was practically a natural. His father, Robert Sr., had worked in the industry for many years, and, as Mr. Mullen put it, “I was certainly familiar with the ink industry just from our dinn… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 29, 2009
Drupa has just about everything printers are looking for Read More »
By Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
Published October 29, 2009
Services have become a major means of maintaining or improving margins for ink makers in Europe at a time of relentless pressure on product prices. The objective is to provide printers with a lot more than just a drum of ink, and even more than basi… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 29, 2009
For suppliers, having a background in their customers’ business is always a benefit. It gives them a clear understanding of the challenges their customer faces, and a knowledge of how their processes work. For Eugene Mitchell, president of Spe… 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 »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 16, 2009
Flint Ink's Jack Benson brings extensive technical, marketing experience to his role as vice president, corporate procurement. Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 16, 2009
It is rare that one meets a person whose quest for knowledge has successfully led to the mastery of numerous fields. Dr. Rich Podhajny, manager of technology, NPD & QC for Colorcon No-Tox Products, is just such a person. Ever since he attended L… Read More »