Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor||July 29, 2016
Growth is being driven by specialty products and increased competition.
Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor||July 31, 2015
Strong growth is expected to continue, particularly in the Asia Pacific region.
Bridget Klebaur, Associate Editor||August 1, 2014
Metallic pigments and inks are used in consumer packaging, labels, gift wrap and publication and commercial printing.
David Savastano, Editor||July 30, 2013
Metallics are one of the primary means to capture the attention of the consumer, and metallic pigment manufacturers are developing new eye-catching technologies.
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||August 6, 2012
Metallic pigment manufacturers reported growth in 2011 and are cautiously optimistic for the coming year.
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.
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||July 19, 2010
The market for metallics is off to a strong start for the first half of 2010, and companies are cautiously optimistic that the upward trend will continue.
David Savastano, Ink World Editor||December 9, 2009
The global recession and volatile prices for metals combined to make 2009 a challenging year for metallic ink and pigment suppliers.
Jorg Mannig and Ray Verderber, ECKART America||October 28, 2009
Metallic inks have long been used to enhance the value and convey quality of the printed piece
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor||October 28, 2009
The trend toward greater use of color will also present technological and cost challenges for ink formulators and pigment manufacturers
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||October 16, 2009
Driven by the need for product differentiation and decorative appeal, the metallic and pearlescent ink market continues to grow.
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||October 9, 2009
Despite a sluggish start to the year the metallic and special effect ink market has experienced modest growth, with many companies optimistic that the coming year will bring increased growth and recovery. “The beginning of the year started slo…
Mike Agosta, Ink World Associate Editor||October 7, 2009
Metallic inks help to draw the eye and grab attention, and companies are poised for growth in 2002
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor||October 2, 2009
Metallic and special effect pigments have never been more popular in Europe.
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||November 25, 2008
Metallic inks, used to create eye-catching graphics, are becoming more popular in packaging to attract consumers and create differentiation on the shelf.
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||November 27, 2007
The metallic ink market is getting more and more competitive, driven by price, technology and innovation.
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||December 7, 2006
Despite escalating raw material prices, there is still a growing demand for metallic inks and pigments.
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||December 12, 2005
Although price increases continue to affect the metallic and special effect ink market, suppliers focus on innovation to drive growth.
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||October 24, 2005
A renewed interest in eye-catching packaging has led to a positive year for the metallic ink market.
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