Industry News

  • Hockmeyer Equipment Names Representatives

    September 9, 2005
    Hockmeyer Equipment Corporation has named several equipment representatives throughout the southern U.S. for its milling, mixing and dispersing equipment. Abernathy-Thomas Engineering Co., Kingsport, TN, will represent the company’s products in…


  • Premier Mill Announces Appointment of New Representative

    September 9, 2005
    Premier Mill, A Lightnin Company, announced the appointment of Adlam Equipment Co., Inc., as a new representative of its milling, mixing and dispersing equipment for specialty processing applications. Adlam’s territory responsibilities include…


  • GAMIS Offers Study of Digital Printing Market Potential

    September 9, 2005
    The Graphic Arts Marketing Information Service (GAMIS) of Printing Industries of America (PIA), Inc., recently published the new industry awareness study titled “Digital Printing Market Potential.” This new study published by GAMIS focuse…


  • Keystone Aniline and Tracking Technologies, Inc. Form Alliance

    September 9, 2005
    Chicago, IL-based Keystone Aniline Corporation, a supplier of dyes and specialty chemicals, announced that it has formed a strategic alliance with Tracking Technologies, Inc., a producer of chemical taggants and high tech security products. The two c…


  • Kerr-McGee Announces Increases in TiO2 Pigment Prices

    September 9, 2005
    Kerr-McGee Chemical LLC and affiliates announced increases in prices for Tronox titanium dioxide pigments effective March 1. In the U.S., the price will be $0.05 per pound for all grades except paper and specialty grades, which will have a price incr…


  • Millennium Chemicals Announces Price Increase for TiO2 Products

    September 9, 2005
    Millennium Chemicals announced price increases on the sale of all titanium dioxide products sold to all end-use market applications in all world areas. Effective March 1, Millennium will increase TiO2 prices by $0.05 per pound in the U.S.; CAN $0.10…


  • Kershaw Opens Midwest Office

    September 9, 2005
    Kershaw Instrumentation, Inc. has announced the opening of their Midwest office, serving, Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, Minnesota and surrounding states. The office will carry a complete line of Kershaw instruments and parts. Managing the office will…


  • RIT and IO Technologies Launch Online Courses

    September 9, 2005
    Rochester Institute of Technology and IO Technologies are pioneering a new chapter in printing, publishing and imaging training by offering online courses. The courses represent a new training partnership between RIT Corporate Education and Training…


  • Premier Mill Announces Regional Services Center for Mixers

    September 9, 2005
    Premier Mill, A Lightnin Company, announced that it is now a regional service center for Lightnin mixers and related products. The Reading, PA service center can provide both on-sight and in-house repairs to Lightnin mixers, gearboxes and mechanical…


  • Engineered Polymer Announces New Distributor

    September 9, 2005
    Engineered Polymer Solutions & Color Corporation of America has appointed D. B. Becker Co. Inc., Clinton, NJ, the exclusive northeast distributor for their complete line of water- and solvent-borne resins including acrylics, styrene acrylics, PVA…


  • Neville Chemical Announces New Distributors

    September 9, 2005
    Neville Chemical Company has  announced two new distributors for its product line. A.C. Zoller Company will be a full-service distributor of Neville products in western Pennsylvania, west of State Route 15, including the State College and Bellef…


  • RadTech 2002 Heads to Indianapolis

    September 9, 2005
    RadTech International North America has announced that it will hold RadTech 2002, the world’s largest UV/EB conference and exhibition, April 28-May 1, 2002 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, IN. In an effort to provide programmin…


  • Degussa Coatings & Colorants Business Undergoes Restructuring

    September 9, 2005
    The resins business line, a part of the coatings & colorants business unit of Degussa AG, Düsseldorf, has recently completed a restructuring of its organization with the formation of three product lines: advanced adhesives, precoated metal a…


  • MD-Both Industries Launches Web Site

    September 9, 2005
    MD-Both Industries unveiled its new web site, www.mdboth.com. The site contains company news and contact information, as well as a product search feature for viewing product information on MD-Both’s range of metallic ink, bronze and aluminum pi…


  • Sunbelt Corporation Forms Pigments Division, Names Polgar

    September 9, 2005
    Sunbelt Corporation, Rock Hill, SC, announced the formation of a pigments division within the company. Tim Polgar, formerly of MacGruder Color and previously owner of Genesis Dispersions, Inc., will head the division. An entire line of aqueous disper…