Sales: $47 million.
Major Products: Full line of screen and pad printing inks, UV dry offset inks, full line of packaging gravure and flexo inks including UV flexo.
Key Personnel: Heinz Walter Menke, managing director; Jürgen Schmidkunz, corporate development. Gravure, flexographic printing, special gravure division: Ronald Säckl, sales manager; Screen printing, pad printing, offset printing division: Uwe Börner, sales manager; Helmut Junginger, global business director; Alfred Beckers, regional director, Asia Pacific.
Number of Employees: 185.
Comments: Headquartered in Eppstein, Germany, RUCO Printing Inks/A.M. Ramp & Co. GmbH is a leading manufacturer of printing inks for almost all applications. The company offers a strong portfolio of screen, pad, UV dry offset, flexo and gravure printing inks that are delivered to customers in more than 70 countries worldwide via a close-knit network of distributors.
RUCO’s product range is continually being optimized to meet the most stringent demands in terms of print quality, environmental compatibility, consumer safety and user friendliness. The latest additions include low-migration rotary and flat screen printing inks for the food industry, a new generation of pad printing inks that are free from cyclohexanones, aromatic hydrocarbons and chlorine compounds, as well as energy-saving LED-curing ink systems for glass decoration, to name just a few.
All inks are developed in RUCO’s in-house R&D facilities and come with the quality label “Secure in Print Processing”, which guarantees high stability, supreme quality and excellent reproducibility of print results in all printing processes.