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Standard Register's Expertise in Specialty Inks and Coatings Provides Benefits to Customers
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published May 17, 2011
Business printing is a complex field. Company reputations are a major concern, and inks and coatings play a key role in protecting and advancing business reputations. For nearly a century, Standard Register (SR) has been a major force in business pr… Read More »
LCR Hallcrest Adapts Thermochromic Expertise to Printed Battery Testers
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 20, 2010
Virtually everyone has had a need for battery testers at some point. It is extremely helpful to know if the battery in your flashlight or game controller is about to run out. In the 1980s, the major battery manufacturers such as… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published September 16, 2010
According to a 2009 report from the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the U.S. loses $5 billion per year in state excise taxes due to tobacco being smuggled in illegally. At a time when governments are strapped for funding an… Read More »
Security Products are Foremost at JMD Manufacturing
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published March 24, 2010
Security Products are Foremost at JMD Manufacturing Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published December 3, 2009
When a company is able to completely focus on a single market, the advantages it can provide its customers are tremendous. Such is the case for Lindgens Metal Decorating Coatings & Inks. Lindgens was formed in 2005, with its total emphasis on th… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published December 2, 2009
Perhaps the most challenging project for printers are scratch-off game tickets. In order to prevent fraud, intricate security measures are created on an ongoing basis, thus preventing people from being able to check the results ahead of time. Compan… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published November 2, 2009
When companies are acquired in the ink industry, the larger ink manufacturers are generally involved. By contrast, Wikoff Color Corporation, Fort Mill, SC, has never been known for purchasing ink companies. That changed in the last six months, as Wi… Read More »
By Jorg Mannig and Ray Verderber, ECKART America
Published October 28, 2009
Metallic inks have long been used to enhance the value and convey quality of the printed piece Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 16, 2009
It is rare that one meets a person whose quest for knowledge has successfully led to the mastery of numerous fields. Dr. Rich Podhajny, manager of technology, NPD & QC for Colorcon No-Tox Products, is just such a person. Ever since he attended L… Read More »
By Mike Agosta, Ink World Associate Editor
Published October 14, 2009
In a world that seems less safe and less certain by the day, security issues are impossible to overlook. Security goes far beyond the police and military personnel seen patrolling the bridges, tunnels and terminals of major cities. Equally important… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 14, 2009
Before a printer begins running a job on press, it is imperative to know exactly what the job will look like when it runs. A color proof easily pays for itself in light of the time and waste that is saved by doing proper pre-press preparation. Havin… Read More »
The Specialty Inks Market
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 13, 2009
Collaboration between Plextronics, Novaled on developing new solutions for OLED marketplace is another example of potential for conductive inks. Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 9, 2009
There are an incredible array of uses for printing inks. Many of these are fairly obvious – for currency, packaging and publications – but there are a myriad of uses that do not readily come to mind, but rely on inks just the same. For m… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 9, 2009
Providing the best possible service to customers is an excellent recipe for success. For UVitec Printing Ink, Inc., a Lodi, NJ-based UV inks and coatings specialist, helping customers has been the key to the company’s success for more than two… Read More »
By David Savastano, Ink World Editor
Published October 7, 2009
Over the years, a company may need to reinvent itself in order to survive and succeed. That success comes from a combination of innovation and hard work. Such is the case with Atlantic Printing Ink (API), which had its beginning as A-AAA Printing In… Read More »