Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor||07.29.16
Growth is being driven by specialty products and increased competition.
Catherine Diamond, Associate Editor||07.31.15
Strong growth is expected to continue, particularly in the Asia Pacific region.
Bridget Klebaur, Associate Editor||08.01.14
Metallic pigments and inks are used in consumer packaging, labels, gift wrap and publication and commercial printing.
David Savastano, Editor||07.30.13
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||08.06.12
Metallic pigment manufacturers reported growth in 2011 and are cautiously optimistic for the coming year.
David Savastano, Ink World Editor||07.26.11
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||07.19.10
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||12.09.09
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||10.28.09
Metallic inks have long been used to enhance the value and convey quality of the printed piece
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor||10.28.09
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||10.16.09
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||10.09.09
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||10.07.09
Metallic inks help to draw the eye and grab attention, and companies are poised for growth in 2002
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor||10.02.09
Metallic and special effect pigments have never been more popular in Europe.
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||11.25.08
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||11.27.07
The metallic ink market is getting more and more competitive, driven by price, technology and innovation.
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||12.07.06
Despite escalating raw material prices, there is still a growing demand for metallic inks and pigments.
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||12.12.05
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||10.24.05
A renewed interest in eye-catching packaging has led to a positive year for the metallic ink market.
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