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  • Daetwyler system recovers solvents

    Daetwyler system recovers solvents Max Daetwyler Corporation, of Huntersville, NC, USA, is introducing the newly designed RotoMAX solvent recovery system. The RotoMAX is available in six sizes, with an output from 10 to 300 gallons per hour, dependi…
    05.15.07

  • Charter Films expands, adds blown film lines

    Charter Films expands, adds blown film lines Charter Films Inc., of Superior, WI, USA, has completed a major plant expansion of its existing manufacturing and warehouse facilities. The company, which specializes in extruded blown film, has also adde…
    05.15.07

  • GEW appoints agent

    GEW appoints agent for Thailand sales GEW (EC) Ltd., a manufacturer of UV curing systems headquartered in Redhill, England, has announced the appointment of Techno Global Graphics Co. Ltd. as its representative in Thailand. Techno Global Graphics…
    05.15.07

  • PeterLynn Labels adds another Mark Andy

    PeterLynn Labels adds another Mark Andy PeterLynn Labels has installed a second 10” Mark Andy 2200 UV flexo line at its production plant in Corby, England to cope with growing demand for self-adhesive work. The family owned company acquired it…
    05.15.07

  • Beau Label acquires

    Beau Label acquires a new Nilpeter press Beau Label Corporation, of New York City, has purchased a Nilpeter FB-3300-S servo-driven press in response to the increasing demand for high quality flexographic printing, says President V. J. Melapioni. T…
    05.15.07

  • Esko strengthens its business during 2006

    Esko strengthens its business during 2006 Esko, a system integrator for packaging pre-production headquartered in Gent, Belgium, reports a strong performance throughout 2006, its first complete year under Axcel ownership. Audited consolidated revenu…
    05.15.07

  • Sekuworks redesigns

    Sekuworks redesigns its brand identity Sekuworks, a supplier of brand protection products based in Cincinnati, OH, USA, has unveiled a new corporate brand identity that emphasizes the company’s continued dedication to providing full service s…
    05.15.07

  • Clemson plans seminars on digital flexo proofing

    Clemson plans seminars on digital flexo proofing The Graphic Communications Department of Clemson University, located in Clemson, SC, USA, will conduct two day-and-a-half seminars in May on the subject of digital proofing for flexography. The semina…
    05.15.07

  • McGee and Nard form

    McGee and Nard form industry partnership Two FTA Hall of Fame personalities, Wally Nard and Denny McGee, are now partners in Novaflex and MPS America. Both are based in Carol Stream, IL, USA. Nard has more than 42 years in the industry and Denny h…
    05.15.07

  • Kodak donates prepress systems to Cal Poly

    Kodak donates prepress systems to Cal Poly California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly), in San Luis Obispo, has upgraded its digital imaging lab with an equipment donation from Kodak that included a Trendsetter 800 III Quantum Platesetter and…
    05.15.07

  • Play golf and support

    Play golf and support flexo scholarships DiTrolio Flexographic Institute (DFI) is holding its 4th Annual Scholarship Drive Golf Outing on June 13. The outing raises funds to give future flexo press operators the opportunity to be trained and start…
    05.15.07

  • New print consultancy specializes in Lean

    New print consultancy specializes in ‘Lean’ Southworth Consulting LLC, of Niantic, CT, USA, has recently launched and specializes in assisting printers and other graphic arts firms in the elimination of waste and inefficiency using the p…
    05.15.07

  • Conference addresses specialty papers

    Conference addresses specialty papers A conference on specialty papers is planned for May 15-16 in Finland, sponsored by AWA Conferences. The event is designed for all involved in the specialty papers market: pulp and paper producers, chemical and e…
    05.15.07

  • UV Days 2007 planned

    UV Days 2007 planned in Germany by IST METZ IST METZ is holding its third UV Days event June 18 to 22 at its headquarters in Nürtingen, Germany. The event will feature specialist technical presentations and the opportunity to exchange informa…
    05.15.07

  • Tadbik Pak adds

    Tadbik Pak adds new Drent-Goebel press Tadbik Pak, of Teradion, Israel…
    05.15.07

  • 3 SIGMA CORPORATION, Troy, OH, USA Dora Francis

    3 SIGMA CORPORATION, Troy, OH, USA — Dora Francis is moving to the position of marketing coordinator for the company. She has been in the customer service organization for seven years and has functioned as customer service manager for the past…
    05.15.07

  • ARJOBEX AMERICA, Charlotte, NC, USA David Manny

    ARJOBEX AMERICA, Charlotte, NC, USA — David Manny has been appointed to the position of Eastern regional sales manager. He has served the graphics industry most recently in the role of sales representative for Vacumet Corporation.…
    05.15.07

  • CHAM PAPER GROUP, Cham, Switzerland Two people have been named as new members of the Group Executive Board. Olmar Albers

    CHAM PAPER GROUP, Cham, Switzerland — Two people have been named as new members of the Group Executive Board. Olmar Albers is responsible for marketing and sales. Recently, he acted as consultant to restructure the group’s sales organizat…
    05.15.07

  • HARPER CORPORATION OF AMERICA, Charlotte, NC, USA The company has promoted David Stamey

    HARPER CORPORATION OF AMERICA, Charlotte, NC, USA — The company has promoted David Stamey, lead plasma operator, to the position of second-shift supervisor. He will be responsible for management and scheduling, as well as the workflow and proce…
    05.15.07

  • IQ COLOUR INC., Bloomfield Hills, MI, USA Graphic communications industry veteran John P. Sweeney

    IQ COLOUR INC., Bloomfield Hills, MI, USA — Graphic communications industry veteran John P. Sweeney has been appointed to the position of vice president of business development. He will direct the company’s launch of the IQ Colour system.…
    05.15.07