Hauppauge, NY 11788
Phone: (631) 715-7000
Fax: (631) 715-7026
Sales: $60 million (Ink World estimate).
Major Products: Conventional offset, waterless offset, UV curable, heatset web, duplicator and wide format inkjet inks.
Key Personnel: Joe Bendowski, CEO; John Sammis, president; John Bendowski, vice president; Ed Friesendorf, national lab and product manager.
Number of Employees: 100 (Ink World estimate).
Operating Facilities: Headquarters in Hauppauge, NY, a central distribution and mixing center in Chicago and blending facilities in Miami, FL, and Los Angeles, CA.
Comments: Van Son Holland Ink, the North American subsidiary of Royal Dutch Printing Ink Factories Van Son, is continuing to adapt to the changing printing market, adding new digital ink capabilities as well as sheetfed inks.
In 2014, the company introduced its Premium line of wide format inks, and made digital ink technology a key focus of its booth at Ipex. The company’s wide format inks serve a variety of digital printers, including Mimaki, Roland, Mutoh, Epson and HP. Van Son has developed LED, UV curable, and Eco-solvent-based grand format inks for printers such as VUTEk, Durst, Agfa and HP.