• Trent retires, Thomson promoted at Martin Automatic

    August 16, 2007
    Martin Automatic Inc., of Rockford, IL, USA, announces the retirement of Allen Trent, the company's sales consultant for the Southeastern United States.

  • Resource LabelGroup merges with Mid South Graphics

    August 14, 2007
    Resource LabelGroup LLC, a manufacturer of high quality label products with locations in Franklin and Memphis, TN, USA, has completed a merger with Mid South Graphics of Nashville, TN.

  • CCL reports 20 percent sales jump

    August 14, 2007
    CCL Industries Inc., headquartered in Toronto, Canada, has reported second quarter sales of $357.2 million (Canadian), a figure 20 percent higher than the $296.6 million recorded in the second quarter of 2006.

  • BST adds Mark Andy rewinder to demo center

    August 14, 2007
    BST Pro Mark and Mark Andy have continued an 18-year tradition of cooperation with the addition of a new Mark Andy VSR100 rewinder in the BST demo center in Elmhurst, IL, USA.

  • Nilpeter to introduce process color inkjet printer

    August 14, 2007
    Danish press manufacturer Nilpeter will show up at Labelexpo Europe in Brussels this year with a technology that departs from the company's customary line-up of products: a process color inkjet printer.

  • Lewis Label adds digital imager

    August 14, 2007
    Lewis Label Products, of Fort Worth, TX, USA, has announced the installation of a digital plate imager.

  • Labeltronix launches new wine sales team

    August 7, 2007
    In response to growing demand for custom label solutions, Labeltronix, a converting company based in Orange, CA, USA, has hired two salesmen to serve only the wine industry.

  • Multi-Color invests in HP digital press

    August 7, 2007
    Multi-Color Corporation, of Sharonville, OH, USA, has entered the digital label printing field with the purchase of a new HP ws4500 digital press.

  • PIA/GATF gives education award to Harpers

    August 7, 2007
    Printing Industries of America/Graphic Arts Technical Foundation (PIA/GATF) has named Ron and Katherine Harper the winners of its 2007 Education Award of Excellence for industry representatives.

  • Heidelberg helps Gallus restructure Canadian service

    August 6, 2007
    Gallus Inc., the US arm of the Swiss narrow web press manufacturer, has announced a restructuring of its service support in Canada with the coming expansion of Heidelberg Canada Graphic Equipment Limited.

  • Smyth Companies acquires printing arm of Stoffel Seals

    August 3, 2007
    Smyth Companies Inc., based in Minneapolis, MN, USA, has completed a purchase of the Printing Division of Stoffel Seals Corporation. The acquisition will give Smyth additional capabilities for package promotion printing as well as added customers.…

  • Esko acquires Artwork Systems

    August 2, 2007
    Two major companies in the packaging prepress field have joined forces. Esko and Artwork Systems, both headquartered in Gent, Belgium, will combine their operations following the acquisition by Esko of a majority of Artwork Systems' shares from the t…

  • WS Packaging to move world headquarters to Green Bay

    July 31, 2007
    WS Packaging Group, one of North America's largest label converting and printing companies, plans to construct a $4 million plant in a new business development park in Green Bay, WI, USA. The company will move its headquarters from Algoma, WI, to 5.7…

  • Gallus and BHS to present folding carton technology seminar

    July 31, 2007
    Gallus, along with BHS, a Gallus-owned company that manufactures folding carton converting equipment, will sponsor a day-long seminar November 1 at Gallus' US headquarters in Philadelphia, PA. The focus of the event will be folding carton technology.…

  • Harper donates flexo simulator and Mac to SC high school

    July 31, 2007
    Anilox supplier and flexo education champion Harper Corporation of America has donated a FlexSys Press Simulator and a Macintosh computer with monitor to Fort Mill High School in Fort Mill, SC, USA. “We are absolutely thrilled to get these m…