• Label printer warns of large-scale brand theft

    July 31, 2007
    Brand theft is a multi-million dollar industry, and is set to become the fastest growing sector of commercial piracy. That's the belief of Rob Warren, managing director of Adhesif Print Ltd., a label converter based in South Auckland, NZ. Warren put…

  • ChemInstruments' growth prompts global sales conference

    July 30, 2007
    ChemInstruments, a division of Chemsultants International, held its first global sales meeting recently to plan educational programs and other tactics for the future. The session was held in Chemsultants' new international headquarters in Mentor, OH,…

  • Avery Dennison expands film capacity

    July 24, 2007
    The Fasson Roll North America division of Avery Dennison Corporation has invested $20 million in additional coating and finishing capacity at its Quakertown, PA, USA facility.

  • ITW Performance Polymers acquires M&C Specialties

    July 24, 2007
    ITW Performance Polymers, an Illinois Tool Works company, has acquired M&C Specialties Co., a Pennsylvania based contract manufacturer of custom-fabricated diecut adhesive components, tapes and labels to markets around the world.

  • Stork Cellramic purchases new roll inspection equipment

    July 24, 2007
    Anilox roll manufacturer Stork Cellramic Inc., a division of Stork Materials Technology, announces the purchase and implementation of new roll inspection equipment.

  • Zecher partners with Interflex Laser Engravers

    July 24, 2007
    The companies Kurt Zecher GmbH, Germany, and Interflex Laser Engravers, Spartanburg, SC, USA, have agreed on a strategic partnership.

  • FFTA and Clemson present flexo symposium

    July 24, 2007
    The FFTA and Clemson University are holding the Flexographic Process Color Printing Symposium September 26-28, 2007 at Clemson University in Clemson, SC, USA.

  • Printers Guide available for UV/EB technology

    July 24, 2007
    With the rapidly expanding use of UV/EB technology in the printing and packaging industries, RadTech, a nonprofit trade association dedicated to the technical, educational and market advancement of ultraviolet and electron beam processes, has developed an

  • Digitalabel makes its industry debut

    July 19, 2007
    Digitalabel makes its industry debut in North Carolina Digitalabel, of Durham, NC, USA, has announced its launch as a digital printer specializing in labels for customized, short run and prototype packaging projects. “We are ideally position…

  • Wilson Manufacturing completes big expansion

    July 19, 2007
    Wilson Manufacturing completes big expansion Wilson Manufacturing, a rotary die manufacturer based in St. Louis, MO, USA, has completed a 35,000 square foot expansion that increases its total square footage to 81,000. New sales and administration of…

  • Avery, Motorola team up for RFID production

    July 19, 2007
    Avery, Motorola team up for RFID production The new enterprise mobility business from Motorola Inc. and Avery Dennison Corporation have announced a strategic relationship under which Avery Dennison RFID will supply EPCglobal Gen 2 RFID tags to Motor…

  • AVT, Mark Andy expand technology cooperation

    July 19, 2007
    AVT, Mark Andy expand technology cooperation Advanced Vision Technology (AVT), an Israel based manufacturer of automatic inspection systems for printing applications, is expanding its business and technology cooperation with Mark Andy, a manufacture…

  • Kurz expands finishing and manufacturing plants

    July 19, 2007
    Kurz expands finishing and manufacturing plants Kurz Transfer Products (KTP), of Charlotte, NC, USA, has announced the expansion of its US facilities, significantly increasing manufacturing and finishing capacities in multiple locations. The expans…

  • AB Graphic opens new plant, debuts rewinder

    July 19, 2007
    AB Graphic opens new plant, debuts rewinder AB Graphic International will host an open house in June to celebrate the official opening of its new manufacturing plant located at Bridlington, East Yorkshire, England. The event will take place June 20,…

  • Martin Automatic adds

    July 19, 2007
    Martin Automatic adds to its European presence Martin Automatic, of Rockford, IL, USA, has announced moves to further strengthen its European presence. To provide added support to its customers across Europe, Gabrielle Dankwerth has been appointed…