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  • Ritrama announces new VP and plans for a new slitting center in US

    The new slitting and distribution center will be located in the Cleveland, OH, area.
    12.09.08

  • UPM Raflatac opens RFID manufacturing plant in China

    The company now manufactures RFID products on three continents.
    12.01.08

  • Gerhardt establishes alliance with Rotometal in Central Europe

    Rotometal, a Polish company, supplies magnetic and print cylinders.
    12.01.08

  • Asahi Kasei partners with Correct-Touch Graphic Arts

    Asahis AFP flexographic analog and digital plate materials to have national distribution.
    12.01.08

  • Fire damages Flint Group plant in England

    One injury reported as the investigation continues.
    12.01.08

  • DuPont is denied request for preliminary injunction against MacDermid

    The decision is part of a 2006 photopolymer plate patent infringement lawsuit in which DuPont sought a preliminary injunction against certain MacDermid thermally developed flexographic printing products.
    11.24.08

  • AVT continues integration of GMI

    The sales and marketing efforts of both AVT and GMI will be unified.
    11.24.08

  • In-Mold Association announces 2008 award winners

    The competition recognizes the industrys best in-mold labeled packaging and in-mold decorated durable products.
    11.24.08

  • Dion Label revamps website

    The redesigned site includes a blog, plus company news and events.
    11.24.08

  • Edale enters India with distribution appointment

    The company brings 50 years of narrow web expertise to the subcontinent.
    11.24.08

  • Steinhauser certified by womens business group

    Steinhauser certified by women’s business group Steinhauser Inc., a commercial and packaging printer based in Newport, KY, USA, has received national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Michigan Women’s Business C…
    11.18.08

  • Flexo students create school parking permits

    Flexo students create school parking permits Before the first school bell rang this fall in Fort Mill, SC, USA, flexo teacher Jerry Howell and student Scott Forsyth of Fort Mill High School (FMHS) got a head start on the school year by printing the…
    11.18.08

  • Kocher+Beck, Tecnocut form partnership

    Kocher+Beck, Tecnocut form partnership Kocher+Beck, a manufacturer of flexible and solid dies and tooling, has formed a partnership with Tecnocut, a supplier of cutting and printing equipment in Spain and Portugal. The cooperation between the two co…
    11.18.08

  • Dscoop4 to focus

    Dscoop4 to focus on the competitive edge The Digital Solutions Cooperative (Dscoop) has announced that NFL quarterback and broadcaster Joe Theismann will be the keynote speaker at Dscoop4, the organization’s 2009 Annual Conference, taking pla…
    11.18.08

  • National Label brings Nilpeter MO-4 press to US

    National Label brings Nilpeter MO-4 press to US National Label Company, Lafayette Hill, PA, USA, has acquired the first Nilpeter MO-4 press to be installed in the United States. The sleeve based combination offset press will be used for production o…
    11.18.08

  • Avery Dennison names new VP at RFID division

    Avery Dennison names new VP at RFID division Avery Dennison Corporation has announced the appointment of John J. “Jack” Farrell Jr. to the position of vice president and general manager, RFID Division. Farrell will be based in the RFID D…
    11.18.08

  • Masterpiece Graphix

    Masterpiece Graphix to distribute Polyart Arjobex has announced the formation of a partnership with Masterpiece Graphix of Fenton, MO, USA, to both coat and distribute Polyart, its synthetic paper, for the HP Indigo digital press market. As North A…
    11.18.08

  • 3 Sigma introduces water-dissolvable stock

    3 Sigma introduces water-dissolvable stock 3 Sigma, a supplier of pressure sensitive and other materials to the label industry, has announced the availability of a new water-dissolvable labelstock. The product consists of a 40-pound supercalendered…
    11.18.08

  • Printed Electronics show expects 800+ attendees

    Printed Electronics show expects 800+ attendees The fifth annual Printed Electronics USA conference and exhibition will be held December 2-5 at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, CA, USA. Show organizer IDTechEx says it is anticipating atten…
    11.18.08

  • Degrava donates digital printer to Cal Poly

    Degrava donates digital printer to Cal Poly California Polytechnic State University’s graphic communications department now has a DP 8500 narrow web digital color printer, donated by its manufacturer, Degrava Systems, Roswell, GA, USA. Cal Pol…
    11.18.08