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  • Multi-Color reports record fiscal year results

    Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ: LABL), based in Cincinnati, OH, USA, has reported an increase in revenue of 8 percent, to $222.4 million, for fiscal 2007 over the prior year, and net income growth of 15 percent to $11 million.
    05.22.07

  • Lanskas book, Common-Sense Flexography, now available

    In the works for several years, Common-Sense Flexography is now in print.
    05.22.07

  • Eagle Flexible Packaging adds shrink sleeves to portfolio

    Eagle Flexible Packaging Inc., of West Chicago, IL, USA, announces the addition of shrink sleeve labels to its flexible film packaging capabilities.
    05.22.07

  • Markzware files patent suit against Enfocus, Artwork Systems

    Markzware, of Santa Ana, CA, USA, announced last week that it has filed a lawsuit in US Federal Court in Los Angeles against Enfocus Software Inc., of California, and Artwork Systems, of Belgium, alleging that products manufactured and sold by the defenda
    05.22.07

  • 3 Sigma improves its web site

    3 Sigma, a supplier of pressure sensitive products based in Troy, OH, USA, has announced major improvements to its web site.
    05.22.07

  • AVT and Mark Andy expand business and 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 manufacturer of narrow web flexo presses. One result of t…
    05.15.07

  • Leslie Gurland named president of Logotech

    Logotech Inc., of Fairfield, NJ, USA, has promoted Leslie Gurland to president of the company. Gurland, who joined Logotech in 2001, previously served as vice president for the company, which produces pressure sensitive labels. She also served as gen…
    05.15.07

  • Nilpeter introduces 16" gravure cassette

    Nilpeter, a narrow web press manufacturer based in Slagelsle, Denmark, has introduced a 16” gravure cassette to the industry. In its 13" incarnation the cassette has been well received on the 13” MO-Line, and is now available on the…
    05.15.07

  • Xeikon and partners plan open houses in Europe

    In advance of LabelExpo Europe 2007, digital press maker Xeikon has organized a series of open houses with Artwork Systems, UPM Raflatac, Deixis, GM, Time Harvest and Gerhardt. The events will take place in Belgium (June 6), Denmark (June 12), the UK…
    05.15.07

  • 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