Pigments

  • Pigment Producers Rely on Innovation, Cooperation to Move Forward

    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor||09.09.05
    European producers are having to step up their technological efforts to ensure they hang on to key specialty segments.


  • The Pigment Report

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||09.09.05
    2002 was essentially a flat year for pigment companies, but global politics, raw material supply and cost uncertainties, increasing competition and pricing pressures are among the concerns that are facing pigment manufacturers in 2003.


  • High Performance Pigments

    Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor||09.09.05
    As printing ink manufacturers are challenged to offer newer color choices and higher performance options, they are turning to high performance and special effect pigments to meet this need.


  • European Pigment Makers Face Competition

    Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor||09.09.05
    Although they believe the worst is over for the economy, European pigment manufacturers are concerned about the increase in imports.


  • The Pigment Report

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||09.09.05
    With very few exceptions, 2001 was a difficult year for pigment suppliers to the ink industry, as the slumping U.S. economy and increasing pressure on prices made 2001 a year that major pigment producers hope never to repeat.


  • The Raw Material Report

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||09.06.05
    Uncertain crude oil prices, economic conditions have raw material suppliers concerned about the future.


  • High Performance Pigments: A Viable Alternative

    Jenn Hess, Ink World Associate Editor||09.06.05
    Printers continue to seek inks with improved performance properties, particularly because of the growth of industrial printing applications. High performance pigments might be just the answer.


  • The Pigment Report

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||09.06.05
    Facing rising costs, many pigment makers raised their prices, but as the U.S. economy begins to slow down, the future is uncertain.


  • The Pigment Update

    David Savastano, Ink World Editor||09.02.05
    Pigment manufacturers are concerned about increasing raw material costs.