Industry News

  • DCC Names Ipiranga Distributor

    September 9, 2005
    Dominion Colour Corporation announced that Ipiranga Commercial Quimica S.A. of Sao Paulo, Brazil has been appointed as the exclusive distributor of its color pigments in Brazil. Ipiranga will partner with DCC to help achieve their overall objective o…


  • Q-Panel Welcomes New Sales Reps

    September 9, 2005
    Q-Panel recently announced two new sales representatives to serve in the southeastern U.S. Don Walker and Jay Sylvester joined Q-Panel in January 2002 to provide more direct contact and allow a faster response to customer needs.     …


  • Day-Glo Names Midwest Representative

    September 9, 2005
    Day-Glo Color Corp. has appointed Pi/Con Chemicals, Inc., Chicago, IL, to be the Midwest representative for its complete line of daylight fluorescent pigments, offset printing bases, screen inks, paints, pigment dispersions and Dazzle precision cut g…


  • William Davis to Receive 2002 Prism Award

    September 9, 2005
    William L. Davis, chairman and CEO of R.R. Donnelley and Sons Company, has been named the recipient of the 2002 Prism Award, which is presented annually by New York University in recognition of distinguished leadership in the graphic arts and communi…


  • 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…