Industry News

  • Matoon and Lee to Represent Premier Mill in Michigan

    September 9, 2005
    Premier Mill, A Lightnin Company, announced the appointment of Farmington, MI-based Mattoon and Lee Equipment, Inc. as a new representative of its mixing, milling and dispersing equipment for specialty processing applications in Michigan.…


  • Industry Mourns John Carey

    September 9, 2005
    John Carey, former owner of Ets. Carey, which later became Radium Bronze, a metallic pigment and metallic inks manufacturer, passed away on March 27, 2002. Mr. Carey was well respected in the printing and ink industies. He is survived by his wife Lis…


  • Essay Collection Reveals Industry Insights

    September 9, 2005
    To say that Dr. Joy T. Kunjappu is a prolific author is a tremendous understatement. As the author of more than 80 original research papers, review articles, general articles, book chapters, book reviews and symposium proceedings, Dr. Kunjappu has pr…


  • Dr. Kunjappu has a multitude of experience to call on for his articles.

    September 9, 2005
    He received his Ph. D. in organic photochemistry in 1985 and D. Sc. in physical chemistry of surfactants in 1996. Prior to his arrival to the U.S. in 1987, he served as a senior scientific officer with the Department of Atomic Energy of India, specia…


  • Flexo Tech's Lisa Hahn Competes at NASTAR National Ski Championships

    September 9, 2005
    Lisa Hahn, president of Flexo Tech, Inc., competed in the NASTAR National Championships in Park City, UT on March 29-30, 2002, finishing 15th in her age category.      NASTAR is a public race program held at more than 100 ski resorts d…


  • Industrial Sales, Rexson Reach Sales Agreement

    September 9, 2005
    Daniel C. Bolon, president and CEO of Industrial Sales International, Ltd., announced a sales agreement with Rexson Systems, Ltd.  Industrial Sales International will now handle all sales and marketing of equipment from Rexson, a manufacturer of…


  • Nazdar Distributing Irish Graphic's Pre-Stretched Frames

    September 9, 2005
    To meet screen printers’ increasing demands for time-saving and productivity-boosting products, Nazdar has begun distributing pre-stretched wood and aluminum frames from Irish Graphic Products International of Grants Pass, OR.    &nbs…


  • Chemworld Alliance Formed to Expedite Global Distribution

    September 9, 2005
    Albion Chemicals Ltd., Chemcentral, Dovechem and Solvadis International GmbH Inc. have announced the formation of a global chemical distribution partnership using the name Chemworld Alliance.      Chemworld Alliance’s objectiv…


  • Sunbelt Appoints Chemcentral Distributor For Morfast Dyes

    September 9, 2005
    Sunbelt Corporation, Rock Hill, SC, announced that it has appointed Chemcentral Dye and Pigment Division, Romulus, MI, as an authorized distributor for its new Morfast line of solvent dyes for the marker pen, foil and adhesive coating, printing ink a…


  • TAGA Plans New Peer-Review Journal

    September 9, 2005
    The Technical Association of the Graphic Arts (TAGA) has announced that it will begin publishing the Journal of Graphic Technology this year.      The TAGA board asked Jim Harvey, TAGA program development manager, and Dr. Juanita Par…


  • Palmer Supplies Announces Merger With Harry Holland

    September 9, 2005
    Palmer Supplies Company announced that it has merged with Michigan-based Harry Holland Company, consummating merger discussions that began almost five years ago. The new company, called Palmer Holland, Inc., will specialize in distribution to various…


  • ICC Issues Major Spec Revision

    September 9, 2005
    The International Color Consortium has issued a major revision of its specification, which are chiefly designed to eliminate ambiguities that have led to concerns about output consistency and interoperability of different profiles and color managemen…


  • MD-Both Announces Agent of the Year, Graphic Arts, Sales Manager of the Year Awards

    September 9, 2005
    MD-Both Industries announced that Egloff, Inc. has been chosen as MD-Both’s Agent of the Year, Graphic Arts for 2001. Cincinnati, OH-based Egloff, Inc. was awarded the honor in recognition and appreciation of their hard work, enthusiasm, persis…


  • Color Mate Dispersions Opens Pigment Dispersion Company

    September 9, 2005
    In August 2001, Color Mate, Inc., Gastonia, NC announced the opening of its second location in Mt. Holly, NC. Color Mate was established in 1990 and has been producing aqueous black dispersions for the textile, printing ink and paper industries. The…


  • Brenntag is New Distributor for Sartomer Company

    September 9, 2005
    Sartomer Company, Exton, PA, announced that it has added a new distributor to its network. As of late 2001, Brenntag, Butler, WI and Kennesaw, GA, will distribute Sartomer’s entire monomer, oligomer and photoinitiator product lines to several r…