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  • WorkflowOne facility earns 2 ISO certifications

    WorkflowOne facility earns 2 ISO certifications WorkflowOne, a provider of document and business process outsourcing services based in Dayton, OH, USA, has announced that its Goshen, IN, USA facility has become the company’s first manufacturin…
    04.11.07

  • Alden & Ott celebrates 50 years in business

    Alden & Ott celebrates 50 years in business 2007 marks the 50th anniversary of Alden & Ott Printing Inks, which serves the offset and flexo markets. Joe Alden and Henry Ott founded the company in 1957 as an offset ink manufacturer. Ott, who…
    04.11.07

  • UPM Raflatac expands RFID, opens China plant

    UPM Raflatac expands RFID, opens China plant UPM Raflatac, a Finnish manufacturer of RFID tags and inlays, has announced that it is doubling the RFID tag and inlay production capacity at its Jyväskylä production plant in Finland. With this…
    04.11.07

  • 3 Sigma acquires PWC,

    3 Sigma acquires PWC, coating & slitting firm 3 Sigma Corporation, of Troy, OH, USA, a supplier of specialty coated and adhesive products, recently purchased the equipment and assets of PWC Incorporated in Springboro, OH. PWC manufactured…
    04.11.07

  • Gallus reports sales

    Gallus reports sales rose 37% in 2006 The Gallus Group, based in St. Gallen, Switzerland, a manufacturer of label printing and converting equipment, says that a high share of new products made a disproportionate contribution to its internal growth…
    04.11.07

  • XSYS hosts print awards at Labelexpo Brussels

    XSYS hosts print awards at Labelexpo Brussels XSYS Print Solutions, the narrow web ink manufacturer headquartered in Sweden, has announced a call for entries to the XSYS Print Awards 2007. The third annual event will be held at Labelexpo Europe 2007…
    04.11.07

  • PTS and Mark Andy announce alliance

    PTS and Mark Andy announce alliance Narrow web press manufacturer Mark Andy and Printing Technology Services Inc. (PTS), of Clearwater, FL, USA, a supplier of variable data inkjet printing systems, have entered into an alliance whereby PTS’ Je…
    04.11.07

  • MACtac adds coating capabilities in USA

    MACtac adds coating capabilities in USA MACtac, a supplier of pressure sensitive adhesive materials headquartered in Stow, OH, USA, has purchased a new coater. The investment is part of the company’s growth initiatives affecting all of the com…
    04.11.07

  • Edelmann presses introduced by Matik

    Edelmann presses introduced by Matik Matik North America, of West Hartford, CT, USA, the exclusive distributor for Edelmann Graphics GmbH of Germany, has launched the latest generation of narrow web presses from Edelmann in North America. Edelmann…
    04.11.07

  • DiTrolio Institute certifies

    DiTrolio Institute certifies US military veterans In an ongoing effort to do its part in assisting military personnel returning home from active duty, DiTrolio Flexographic Institute (DFI) has undergone an application process to become approved by…
    04.11.07

  • Williamson to distribute DuPont flexo products

    Williamson to distribute DuPont flexo products DuPont Packaging Graphics, of Wilmington, DE, USA, has chosen Williamson Printing Materials Limited, of Grimsby, ON, Canada, to distribute its line of flexographic products in Canada. “We put a l…
    04.11.07

  • NELMA to sponsor conference and expo

    NELMA to sponsor conference and expo The North East Label Manufacturers Association (NELMA) will hold its 5th Expo and Networking Conference on May 10 at the Bridgewater Marriott in Bridgewater, NJ, USA. The event will run from 1 to 7 p.m. and will…
    04.11.07

  • Edale showcases RFID

    Edale showcases RFID at open house Edale, a press manufacturer based in Romsey, England, recently sponsored an open house to showcase its Lambda press, which was configured for offline RFID inlay affixing, incorporating a Tamarack P500 RFID unit.…
    04.11.07

  • Omet and Asahi seek plate standardization

    Omet and Asahi seek plate standardization Press manufacturer Omet has joined forces with Asahi Photoproducts, a photopolymer plate supplier, to develop a new standard for flexo printing techniques. Asahi will provide its prepress and plate expertis…
    04.11.07

  • BASF, Florham Park, NJ, USA Nancy M. Hoblack

    BASF, Florham Park, NJ, USA — Nancy M. Hoblack has been appointed distributor manager for the Functional polymers Regional Business Unit in North America. In her new role, she is responsible for managing relationships with all distributors that…
    04.11.07

  • DYNAMIC DIES, Holland, OH, USA Craig Myers

    DYNAMIC DIES, Holland, OH, USA — Craig Myers has been promoted to corporate sales manager. In his new role, he will be coordinating the sales efforts of the corporate wide sales team. He previously held the position of national accounts manager…
    04.11.07

  • ESKO, Gent, Belgium The company has appointed Dieter Janout

    ESKO, Gent, Belgium — The company has appointed Dieter Janout director of the brand owners and major accounts group for EMEALA (Europe, Middle East, Africa, and Latin America). He is responsible for expanding and developing the company’s…
    04.11.07

  • EXTRUSION DIES INDUSTRIES (EDI), Chippewa Falls, WI, USA The company has appointed Ronald J. Allbritton

    EXTRUSION DIES INDUSTRIES (EDI), Chippewa Falls, WI, USA — The company has appointed Ronald J. Allbritton technical service and sales specialist. He will work with customers on technical matters relating to orders and on specifications for opti…
    04.11.07

  • FLEXO CONCEPTS, Plymouth, MA, USA The company has hired Scott Abber

    FLEXO CONCEPTS, Plymouth, MA, USA — The company has hired Scott Abber in technical sales. He will be responsible for growing the company’s two primary brands, MicroClean and TruPoint, for both the flexographic and sheetfed offset industri…
    04.11.07

  • MATIK NORTH AMERICA, West Hartford, CT, USA The company has appointed an Edelmann specialist, Chris Davis,

    MATIK NORTH AMERICA, West Hartford, CT, USA — The company has appointed an Edelmann specialist, Chris Davis, who has moved from the UK, to raise the profile of the Edelmann press line in the North American market. His official title is sales ma…
    04.11.07