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  • acpo announces plant expansion

    acpo ltd., a manufacturer of self-wound pressure sensitive roll label films based in Oak Harbor, OH, USA, has begun a 20,000 square foot plant expansion to its facility.
    12.04.07

  • RotoMetrics: Die maker celebrates 50 years

    In 1957, Richard R. Rosemann began designing and manufacturing simple rotary dies in St. Louis, MO, USA, for the earliest flexographic press manufacturers.
    11.28.07

  • PCMC wins regional manufacturing award

    Paper Converting Machine Company (PCMC), of Green Bay, WI, USA, has received the Manufacturing Award of Distinction, which honors excellence in manufacturing in Northeast Wisconsin.
    11.28.07

  • Prime UVs Elinor Midlik wins print industry award

    NPES, the Association for Suppliers of Printing, Publishing and Converting Technologies, has awarded Elinor R. Midlik, founder and president of Prime UV Systems, the 2007 Harold W. Gegenheimer Award for service to the printing industry at the NPES Annual
    11.28.07

  • Mondi to shape its global coating and release facilities

    Mondi Packaging Coating and Release has announced plans to proceed with an investment program in its global production facilities.
    11.28.07

  • AWA publishes reports on sleeves, South American labels

    AWA Alexander Watson Associates has published the AWAreness report Global Sleeve Label Market and Technology Review 2007.
    11.28.07

  • Clemson symposium focuses on printing decisions

    Clemson Universitys Department of Graphic Communications will present a new program, Printing Foundations: A Decision Makers Symposium, February 12-13.
    11.28.07

  • Smyth Companies breaks ground for new commercial printing facility

    Minnesota based Smyth Companies broke ground for a new 30,800 square foot facility to house its commercial print division.
    11.20.07

  • Label Traxx expands into South Asia

    US based Tailored Solutions Inc. has appointed Weldon Celloplast Limited, of New Delhi, as its exclusive agent for sales in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka, to market its Label Traxx job management systems.
    11.20.07

  • West coast facility creates new opportunities for Wausau Coated

    Wausau Coated Products, manufacturer of pressure sensitive label products and coating technologies headquartered in Wausau, WI, USA, has announced the addition of a new facility in southern California.
    11.20.07

  • Radius Solutions enhances PECAS Vision

    Radius Solutions Ltd., an Enterprise Resource Planning/Management Information System provider for the printing and packaging industry, announced new and improved capabilities of its flagship ERP/MIS system, PECAS Vision.
    11.20.07

  • Peter Mulheran acquires Sani-Blast

    Peter Mulheran, a veteran of the printing ink industry, has acquired Sani-Blast Inc., of Spring Grove, MN, USA, a manufacturer of anilox roll cleaning equipment.
    11.20.07

  • Bencis acquires majority interest in Stork Prints Group

    Stork N.V. and Bencis Capital Partners B.V. have reached an agreement on the sale of 60 percent of the interest in the Stork Prints Group to Bencis.
    11.20.07

  • Cypress Multigraphics opens third label facility

    Cypress Multigraphics opens third label facility Cypress Multigraphics LLC, a manufacturer of labels for the durable goods market that specializes in UL recognized film materials, has recently opened its third label manufacturing facility. Cypress…
    11.19.07

  • Gerhardt announces alliance with DMS

    Gerhardt announces alliance with DMS Gerhardt International, a manufacturer of rotary dies, has teamed up with DMS to provide a range of tooling products, technical support, and customer service. Gerhardt now adds the DMS product line to its existin…
    11.19.07

  • Hammer Packaging wins business ethics award

    Hammer Packaging wins business ethics award Hammer Packaging, of Rochester, NY, USA, has been named a recipient of the 2007 Rochester Business Ethics Award. Hammer won in the large company category for firms with 250 employees or more. Established…
    11.19.07

  • MacDermid files patent lawsuit against DuPont

    MacDermid files patent lawsuit against DuPont MacDermid Printing Solutions announced that it has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against DuPont on a US patent relating to its digital photopolymer plate technology. In the lawsuit, MacDermid cla…
    11.19.07

  • Boise adds FSC status

    Boise adds FSC status to two US plants Boise Cascade LLC, of Boise, ID, USA, announced today that Boise in International Falls, MN, and Jackson, AL, have earned Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Chain-of-Custody Certification from the Rainforest All…
    11.19.07

  • Pat Technology retains Daco Solutions Ltd.

    Pat Technology retains Daco Solutions Ltd. Pat Technology Systems Inc., of Montreal, Canada, a manufacturer of modular narrow web converting and diecutting equipment, has announced its appointment of Daco Solutions Ltd., of Beverley, England, as its…
    11.19.07

  • EFI Jetrion, Spartanics form partnership

    EFI Jetrion, Spartanics form partnership Spartanics and EFI Jetrion have announced a partnership to offer short run printing and diecutting for narrow web printers that combine EFI Jetrion’s 4000 Series UV Inkjet Systems with Spartanics&rsquo…
    11.19.07