April 22, 2008 Avery Dennison Corporation, based in Pasadena, CA, USA, reported net income of US$68.4 million or US$0.69 per share for the first quarter, compared with $79.1 million or $0.80 per share the previous year.
April 22, 2008 An increase in sales during its 2008 fiscal year has prompted GIDUE, a manufacturer of narrow and midweb presses, to add 2,200 square meters of space to its headquarters in Turate, Italy.
April 22, 2008 Tapecon Inc., a manufacturer of pressure sensitive labels, decals, membrane switches, custom fabrications, and digital printing, headquartered in Buffalo, NY, USA, announced that it has been ITAR registered.
April 22, 2008 Beta LaserMike, a global manufacturer of precision measurement and control systems, announces the launch of an MID (Measuring Instrument Directive of the European Community) certification device for its LaserSpeed gauges.
April 15, 2008 DuPont Packaging Graphics and Sun Chemical are collaborating to produce improvements in flexo printing using the former's Cyrel FAST platemaking technology and the latter's WetFlex printing process.
April 8, 2008 UPM Raflatac, a global producer of pressure sensitive labelstock, officially opened its newest manufacturing facility in early April: a 220,000 square foot plant in Dixon, IL, USA, about 100 miles west of Chicago.