Packaging

  • Food Packaging Comes Under Increased Scrutiny in Europe

    Food Packaging Comes Under Increased Scrutiny in Europe

    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor||July 12, 2007
    Printers, ink manufacturers and other suppliers are preparing for regulations regarding food packaging.


  • The Flexo Ink Market

    The Flexo Ink Market

    Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||March 13, 2007
    Despite rising raw material costs, the flexo ink market had another strong year in 2006, driven in part by the introduction of new performance-based products in the flexible packaging market.


  • Concerns Over Food Packaging are Leading Drive for Information

    Concerns Over Food Packaging are Leading Drive for Information

    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor||December 7, 2006
    A health scare in Italy last year over traces of in infant milk products has focused unprecedented attention in Europe on the safety of food packaging inks.


  • The Packaging Ink Market

    The Packaging Ink Market

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||October 9, 2006
    The packaging ink market continues to show growth, while ink price increases are helping to offset higher raw material costs.


  • The Flexo Ink Market

    The Flexo Ink Market

    Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||March 14, 2006
    Despite the challenges of the sluggish economy and rising raw material costs, the flexo ink market fared well in 2005.


  • Siegwerk Plans Acquisition of SICPA's Packaging Ink Division

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||October 25, 2005
    Once approved, Siegwerk will be the fifth-largest international ink manufacturer, with more than $940 million in annual sales.


  • The Flexo Ink Market

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||October 25, 2005
    The flexo ink market continues to grow, with solvent-based and UV flexo inks having particularly strong results in recent years.


  • The Packaging Ink Market

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||October 24, 2005
    The packaging ink market continues to move forward, with new technologies and products leading the way for growth.


  • European Report

    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor||October 21, 2005
    Flexible Packaging Makes Gains in the European Market


  • For Ink Manufacturers, Flexible Packaging Offers Opportunities and Challenges

    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor||October 10, 2005
    Expansions in printing on flexible packaging, particularly plastic, are opening up new opportunities for ink makers but are also offering technological challenges.


  • The Packaging Ink Report

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||October 10, 2005
    The expanding packaging market is providing ink companies with the opportunity to develop new technologies and differentiate their products and services.


  • The Gravure Report

    Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||October 10, 2005
    As technological advances continue to be made in the gravure packaging market, gravure is now able to compete with flexo.


  • The Flexo Report

    Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||September 12, 2005
    Valued as an economical process, flexo continues to dominate the packaging industry, while making inroads into new applications.


  • Siegwerk Group Strengthens Its Global Presence

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||September 12, 2005
    The acquisition of CCI increases Siegwerk's position in the global packaging ink market.


  • The Packaging Ink Market

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||September 12, 2005
    As the packaging industry continues to evolve, ink companies are working overtime to meet the ever-changing needs of their customers.