Handschy Industries, a manufacturer of inks and coatings, has been in business for 65 years and was acquired by Field Container in 1987. After determining that Handschy exhibits a solid foundation by which it could grow its business, Larry Field, chairman and CEO, committed to strengthen the company’s organization and market position. Handschy has manufacturing locations in Chicago, Riverdale, Indianapolis, and Milwaukee and satellite locations throughout the Midwest and South.
Handschy Industries manufactures conventional sheetfed, UV/EB sheetfed, heatset, UV/ EB web, water and solvent flexo, water and solvent gravure and coatings for a variety of applications in the commercial print, folding carton, and packaging print markets. Handschy also manufactures alkyds and varnishes for the ink industry.