• Raymond R. Moore Jr.

    July 19, 2007
    Raymond R. Moore Jr. Mark Andy announced the sudden death of one of the company’s customer advocates, Raymond R. Moore Jr., service manager. Ray Moore, 56, died of a heart attack on Sunday, May 27 at his home in St. Louis, MO, USA. Moore had…

  • YUPO CORPORATION AMERICA, Chesapeake, VA, USA Paul Mitcham

    July 19, 2007
    YUPO CORPORATION AMERICA, Chesapeake, VA, USA — Paul Mitcham has been promoted from national marketing manager to director of marketing and sales support. He will be responsible for developing focused sales and marketing warehouse and logistics…

  • XAAR, Cambridge, UK Phil Lawler

    July 19, 2007
    XAAR, Cambridge, UK — Phil Lawler has been appointed as a non-executive director and non-executive chairman of the company. Arie Rosenfeld will retire from the Board at that time, having been chairman of Xaar since before the company’s IP…

  • Donna Campagna Promoted

    July 19, 2007
    WILLINGTON NAMEPLATE, Stafford Springs, CT, USA — Donna Campagna, formerly production planner, has been promoted to product engineer. She will assist the sales organization and customers in selecting materials, printing processes and fabricatio…

  • UNILUX INC., Saddle Brook, NJ, USA The company has named Joe Zhao

    July 19, 2007
    UNILUX INC., Saddle Brook, NJ, USA — The company has named Joe Zhao sales manager for China. Based in Shanghai, he will lead Unilux’s push into an increasingly sophisticated Chinese printing industry.…

  • Clondalkin acquires Direct Plastics Group

    July 17, 2007
    Clondalkin Group, an international producer of flexible and specialist packaging products, has acquired the Direct Plastics Group, a privately held converter of flexible packaging based in Orangeville, ON, Canada.

  • Atlas Die buys Gardall Manufacturing

    July 17, 2007
    The operations and assets of Gardall Manufacturing Corporation, of Wood Dale, IL, USA, have been acquired by Atlas Die LLC, of Elkhart, IN, USA.

  • Multi-Color buys flexo/gravure Omet press

    July 17, 2007
    Multi-Color Corporation, of Sharonville, OH, USA, has announced the purchase of a new combination flexographic/rotogravure press to expand its printing capabilities.

  • DiTrolio Institute creates Harper Flexo Lab

    July 17, 2007
    Seeking to expand the capabilities and capacity of the DiTrolio Flexographic Institute (DFI), Broadview, IL, USA, owner Vince DiTrolio asked Ron and Katherine Harper for advice.

  • Handheld nip width measurement device is introduced

    July 17, 2007
    Operators of rollers, laminators, coaters, and printers with rolls under 39" (1 meter) in length can get instant spot readings of nip width using P-Nip, a new tool developed by Sensor Products Inc. of Madison, NJ, USA.

  • Syracuse Label plans $2.8 million plant upgrade

    July 10, 2007
    Syracuse Label Co., a label converter in Liverpool, NY, USA, has announced that it will invest more than $2.8 million dollars in machinery and equipment upgrades at its plant.

  • LGInternational adds high temp labels for circuit boards

    July 10, 2007
    LGInternational, a label converter based in Portland, OR, USA, has launched a line of high temperature labels and ribbons for marking of printed circuit boards (PCB).

  • Brushfoil expands to South America

    July 10, 2007
    Brushfoil LLC, of Guilford, CT, USA, has expanded its presence into South America with the appointment of Nelxon Technical Films of Araras, Brazil, as its distributor.

  • Study: World label demand to rise 5.5 percent per year

    July 10, 2007
    The global label market is forecast to advance at an annual pace of 5.5 percent to 42 billion square meters (452 billion square feet) in 2011.

  • Expansion of Ahlstrom La Gre plant completed

    July 10, 2007
    Ahlstrom, a manufacturer of high performance fiber-based materials, has announced the completion of the expansion of its production capacity of supercalendered release base papers at the La Gre plant in France.