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  • LINT GROUP, Luxembourg – Jim Mahony

    LINT GROUP, Luxembourg – Jim Mahony has been named president Asia-Pacific and will become a member of Flint Group’s executive management team. The company has also announced the formation of its global Flexographic Products division appoi…
    03.25.08

  • HARPER CORPORATION OF AMERICA, Charlotte, NC, USA – Harper GraphicSolution

    HARPER CORPORATION OF AMERICA, Charlotte, NC, USA – Harper GraphicSolution, the technical service arm of anilox supplier Harper Corporation of America, announced that Bill Malm has joined its team as Midwest/West Coast technical graphics adviso…
    03.25.08

  • LIGHTNING LABELS, Denver, CO, USA – Lightning Labels has hired Bruce Niccum

    LIGHTNING LABELS, Denver, CO, USA – Lightning Labels has hired Bruce Niccum as its production manager. Previously he worked in management positions at ITW Labels, Corporate Express and California Labels.…
    03.25.08

  • MARTIN AUTOMATIC INC., Rockford, IL, USA – Marcus Knott

    MARTIN AUTOMATIC INC., Rockford, IL, USA – Marcus Knott has been named the European sales manager for Martin Automatic Europe GmbH.…
    03.25.08

  • METALFX, Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK – MetalFX Technology, a Ciba Specialty Chemicals Corporation subsidiary, has named Al Johnson

    METALFX, Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK – MetalFX Technology, a Ciba Specialty Chemicals Corporation subsidiary, has named Al Johnson as technical manager – Americas.…
    03.25.08

  • TAILORED SOLUTIONS, Milwaukee, WI, USA – Tailored Solutions has named Peter Adam

    TAILORED SOLUTIONS, Milwaukee, WI, USA – Tailored Solutions has named Peter Adam its exclusive agent in Australia and New Zealand. The company also named Inder S. Mehta to the position of international sales director.…
    03.25.08

  • XANTE CORPORATION, Mobile, AL, USA – Xantι Corporation announced the appointment of three new regional sales leaders: Chase Baldwin,

    XANTE CORPORATION, Mobile, AL, USA – Xanté Corporation announced the appointment of three new regional sales leaders: Chase Baldwin, Mark Priede…
    03.25.08

  • CCL forms joint venture with Russian converter

    CCL forms joint venture with Russian converter CCL Industries has entered a joint venture in Russia to create a new label company, CCL-Kontur, to serve Russia and other CIS countries. CCL-Kontur is jointly owned by CCL Label and Ilgar Mamedov, an en…
    03.25.08

  • Kocher + Beck buys American Die Tech

    Kocher + Beck buys American Die Tech Kocher + Beck, a manufacturer of flexible dies headquartered in Germany, has acquired American Die Technology of Suwanee, GA, USA. The acquisition gives the company production facilities with more than 100 employ…
    03.25.08

  • Clondalkin Group acquires Accutech Films

    Clondalkin Group acquires Accutech Films Clondalkin Group, an international producer of flexible and specialist packaging products, has acquired Accutech Films Inc., of Coldwater, OH, USA, a producer of customized flexible plastic films for industri…
    03.25.08

  • Collotype to cost

    Collotype to cost Multi-Color $185 million Multi-Color Corporation (Nasdaq: LABL), of Sharonville, OH, USA, has announced the signing of a binding agreement to acquire Collotype International Holdings Pty. Ltd. for approximately US$175 million plus…
    03.25.08

  • 19 companies form Flexo4all alliance

    19 companies form Flexo4all alliance A group of 19 suppliers in the narrow and wide web converting industries has formed an alliance called Flexo4all, which will meet for the first time at Drupa 2008 in Germany. According to the group’s statem…
    03.25.08

  • FLEXcon and MassMEP host Lean roundtable

    FLEXcon and MassMEP host Lean roundtable Fifty representatives of 20 manufacturing companies from Massa-chusetts were briefed on the successful Lean Manufacturing initiatives of FLEXcon recently at a Lean Champions Roundtable hosted by FLEXcon and t…
    03.25.08

  • New firm to distribute Sensotec systems

    New firm to distribute Sensotec systems Sensotec automatic print registration systems, manufactured in Germany by Sensotec GmbH, will be distributed in North America by Innovative Printing Technologies. Sensotec has installed more than 350 systems w…
    03.25.08

  • Coating company switches to wind power

    Coating company switches to wind power Masterpiece Graphix, of Fenton, MO, USA, has launched a wind power program, making it the first digital top coater to exclusively use wind to power its entire facility. The move came in response to an increasin…
    03.25.08

  • Pulse introduces

    Pulse introduces new cold foil adhesive Pulse Roll Label Products, of Bristol, England, has announced the development of Coldfix, a UV curable, through-cure adhesive formulated for cold, die-less foiling on a wide range of substrates. According to…
    03.25.08

  • J&H opens an office

    J&H opens an office in Latin America J&H Printing Solutions, of Pewaukee, WI, USA, has announced the opening of J&H Latin America. The company is a distributor of narrow and wide web flexographic printing and converting equipment made i…
    03.25.08

  • BST Pro Mark makes sales force changes

    BST Pro Mark makes sales force changes Webconvert Ltd., of Toronto, ON, Canada, has been appointed sales representative for BST Pro Mark, of Elmhurst, IL, USA. BST manufactures web inspection and web guiding equipment. Webconvert will market the com…
    03.25.08

  • Harper seminars focus on sleeve care

    Harper seminars focus on sleeve care Anilox supplier Harper Corporation of America, of Charlotte, NC, USA, has created an educational program about anilox sleeves, which it has presented to customers at its headquarters and also at its plant in Gree…
    03.25.08

  • Maxson announces major expansion

    Maxson announces major expansion Maxson Automatic Machinery Company, of Westerly, RI, USA, a manufacturer of sheeters, has announced a multi-million dollar expansion that will include additional office and production facilities for greater capacity…
    03.25.08