Packaging

  • The Flexo Report

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||September 9, 2005
    The outlook for the flexo ink market continues to look strong as flexo makes further inroads in the packaging industry and new applications are being developed.


  • Packaging Ink Market

    Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||September 9, 2005
    The packaging ink market is constantly evolving and growing more sophisticated, and ink makers must work ever more closely with their customers.


  • Officials Debate Future of Gravure

    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor||September 9, 2005
    While some see a brighter future built on quality, others see solvent issues leading to further decline.


  • SICPA Makes Gains in North American Packaging Market

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||September 9, 2005
    The company's commercial inks business unit is making strides since its 2000 acquisition of Kromacorp.


  • The Flexo Report

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||September 9, 2005
    The flexo market has experienced modest growth in 2001 as a result of new innovations and increased efficiency.


  • The Gravure Report

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||September 9, 2005
    Printers, ink and equipment suppliers are working to make gravure a strong short-run alternative. It remains to be seen if gravure can overcome its image of being a high quality, large-run process and successfully reach out to the ever-increasing short-run marketplace.


  • Making a Difference at EIC

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||September 6, 2005
    Ed Redman made a decision to stay in North Carolina and develop his own ink company, and the results have been exceptional.


  • FFTA Forum: A Grand Ole Event

    Jenn Hess, Ink World Associate Editor||September 6, 2005
    Opryland was buzzing as printers, ink manufacturers and suppliers met in Nashville to learn about the newest developments in flexo.


  • Gravure Market Update

    Tom Williams, Ink World Associate Editor||September 6, 2005
    In the face of uncertain economic times, the gravure market is striving to maintain margins and market share while focusing on technological advances to drive growth.


  • Siegwerk's Tradition of Excellence

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||September 6, 2005
    From its beginnings in 1840, Siegwerk Druckfarben has grown into


  • 2001 Flexo Report

    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.


  • The Dawn of Color Resolutions International

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||September 2, 2005
    Led by VP/GM George Sickinger, Borden Chemical employees buy division and form their own printing ink company.


  • Making Strides in Flexo

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||September 2, 2005
    Braden Sutphin introduces new plant, products at Labelexpo 2000.


  • The European Flexo Market

    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor||September 2, 2005
    Flexographic printing is continuing to notch up fast growth rates in the European packaging sector. But as it continues to gain a larger share of the market, mainly at the expense of litho offset, it is facing tougher challenges which could slow down its fast expansion.


  • Water-Based Inks

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||September 2, 2005
    Improved performance, government regulations are the keys to future gains in the water-based ink market.