David Savastano, Ink World Editor10.15.09
There are many changes occurring in the ink industry. In particular, there have been tremendous gains made in the field of digital printing during recent years. Ink jet printing has had a major impact well beyond what was initially predicted by many experts.
Today, ink jet is making gains in areas as diverse as billboards,outdoor signage, packaging and corrugated applications, and future opportunities are practically limitless.
As a result, ink companies large and small have taken an interest in ink jet. Sun Chemical and Flint Ink have both opened their own ink jet ink subsidiaries in SunJet and Jetrion, LLC, respectively. Sericol and Nazdar, the two largest screen ink manufacturers, have sensed changes in their segments and are very much involved in the ink jet market. Smaller manufacturers, including American Ink Jet, Squid Ink Manufacturing and countless others, are specializing in specific segments of thisemerging market.
In “Ink Jet Report,” beginning on page 25, we
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