The ink industry saw a few interesting mergers in 2015, all on the digital side.
Flint Group made a major move into digital printing with the Nov. 20, 2015 announcement of its acquisition of Xeikon, a leader press and consumables company.
Dover Corporation acquired JK Group SPA in October 2015. JK Group had three ink subsidiaries: Kiian Digital, J-Teck3 and Sawgrass Industrial.
Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFI) acquired Reggiani Macchine, a water-based inks industrial inkjet print specialist, in July 2015.
IIMAK acquired American Ink Jet Corporation, a manufacturer of inkjet inks used for wide format and desktop printers, in June 2015.