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  • Mhlbauer unveils fast RFID inlay machine

    Mühlbauer unveils fast RFID inlay machine Mühlbauer Technology Group, headquartered in Roding, Germany, says it has developed “the world’s fastest and highly flexible RFID inlay production line: TAL 20000.” A successor t…
    09.03.08

  • Ashland invests in its adhesives business

    Ashland invests in its adhesives business Ashland’s Specialty Polymers Adhesives (SP) business recently installed equipment valued at more than $2 million to enhance service and capabilities for its printing, packaging and coatings product lin…
    09.03.08

  • Pitman Co. acquires National Graphic Supply

    Pitman Co. acquires National Graphic Supply Pitman Company, Totowa, NJ, USA, a leading independent North American graphic arts supplier, has announced that it has acquired National Graphic Supply of Albany, NY, USA. National Graphic Supply, founded…
    09.03.08

  • Gallus has new sales agency in Italy

    Gallus has new sales agency in Italy Franchini & C. SRL, of San Giuliano Milanese, Italy, now has sole responsibility for sales and service of Gallus label printing presses in Italy. For 35 years, Gallus press systems in Italy were distributed b…
    09.03.08

  • CCL plans $25 million expansion in Asia

    CCL plans $25 million expansion in Asia CCL Industries has announced that it will invest $25 million over 2008 and 2009 to expand its CCL Label operations in Asia. The company began doing business in Asia five years ago with its 2003 investment in B…
    09.03.08

  • Neenah Paper raises prices on tech products

    Neenah Paper raises prices on tech products Neenah Paper, Alpharetta, GA, USA, has announced a price increase for all technical products produced in the United States, including papers used for heat transfer, coated abrasives, decorative components,…
    09.03.08

  • ETI Converting secures patent in Europe

    ETI Converting secures patent in Europe ETI Converting, Boucherville, QC, Canada, has received a patent covering 27 European countries for its “method and apparatus for manufacturing pressure sensitive adhesive labelstocks with printing under…
    09.03.08

  • Rayven is certified to

    Rayven is certified to ISO 9001:2000 standard Rayven Inc., a provider of laminating, coating and converting services, today announces that the management system of the company’s St. Paul, MN, USA, facility has passed an ISO 9001:2000 quality…
    09.03.08

  • CONCEPTS NREC, White River Junction, VT, USA Illias Mustafa

    CONCEPTS NREC, White River Junction, VT, USA – Illias Mustafa is the company’s new senior sales manager in Europe.…
    09.03.08

  • ORTEGRA, Fairfield, NJ, USA James A. Struhar

    ORTEGRA, Fairfield, NJ, USA – James A. Struhar has been appointed to the position of general manager.…
    09.03.08

  • ESKOARTWORK, Gent, Belgium Guido Van der Schueren

    ESKOARTWORK, Gent, Belgium ­– Guido Van der Schueren has been appointed to the position of vice chairman of the board.…
    09.03.08

  • LXON, Charlotte, NC, USA Kris Harris

    LXON, Charlotte, NC, USA – Kris Harris has assumed direct responsibility for customer relations and market development for FLXON’s business in Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota and Wisconsin.…
    09.03.08

  • FLEXO CONCEPTS, Plymouth, MA, USA Flexo Concepts announced that Dave Burgess

    FLEXO CONCEPTS, Plymouth, MA, USA – Flexo Concepts announced that Dave Burgess has joined its team as vice president of sales and marketing.…
    09.03.08

  • GALLUS INC., Philadelphia, PA, USA Brian Bishop

    GALLUS INC., Philadelphia, PA, USA – Brian Bishop has been named president of Gallus Inc., the North American arm of the Swiss narrow web press manufacturer. (See article on page 10.)…
    09.03.08

  • KODAK, Rochester, NY, USA Stephen Green has

    KODAK, Rochester, NY, USA – Stephen Green has been appointed vice president, marketing, Prepress Solutions, for Kodak’s Graphic Communications Group.…
    09.03.08

  • MAXCESS INTERNATIONAL, Oklahoma City, OK, USA Ron Schmidt,

    MAXCESS INTERNATIONAL, Oklahoma City, OK, USA – Ron Schmidt, formerly director of OEM sales for Maxcess International, has been promoted to vice president of market development, North America and export.…
    09.03.08

  • Vince Tabone

    NDC INFRARED ENGINEERING, Irwindale, CA, USA ­– NDC Infrared Engineering announced the appointment of Vince Tabone as director of customer care, the Americas.…
    09.03.08

  • PAPER CONVERTING MACHINE COMPANY (PCMC), Green Bay, WI, USA Dominic Verderese Barnes

    PAPER CONVERTING MACHINE COMPANY (PCMC), Green Bay, WI, USA – Dominic Verderese Barnes has joined the company as a sales engineer for new flexographic printing machinery, with a concentrated focus on customers in Canada and the Western United S…
    09.03.08

  • PITMAN COMPANY, Totowa, NJ, USA The company announced that Dave Wilkins

    PITMAN COMPANY, Totowa, NJ, USA – The company announced that Dave Wilkins has been appointed to the position of vice president, sales.…
    09.03.08

  • TORAY PLASTICS (AMERICA), North Kingstown, RI, USA Kojiro Maeda has been named chairman of the board. Maeda

    TORAY PLASTICS (AMERICA), North Kingstown, RI, USA ­– Kojiro Maeda has been named chairman of the board. Maeda will assume the responsibilities of a chief executive officer in this newly created position. His appointment became effective Ju…
    09.03.08