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  • Multi-Color buys flexo/gravure Omet press

    Multi-Color Corporation, of Sharonville, OH, USA, has announced the purchase of a new combination flexographic/rotogravure press to expand its printing capabilities.
    07.17.07

  • DiTrolio Institute creates Harper Flexo Lab

    Seeking to expand the capabilities and capacity of the DiTrolio Flexographic Institute (DFI), Broadview, IL, USA, owner Vince DiTrolio asked Ron and Katherine Harper for advice.
    07.17.07

  • Handheld nip width measurement device is introduced

    Operators of rollers, laminators, coaters, and printers with rolls under 39" (1 meter) in length can get instant spot readings of nip width using P-Nip, a new tool developed by Sensor Products Inc. of Madison, NJ, USA.
    07.17.07

  • Syracuse Label plans $2.8 million plant upgrade

    Syracuse Label Co., a label converter in Liverpool, NY, USA, has announced that it will invest more than $2.8 million dollars in machinery and equipment upgrades at its plant.
    07.10.07

  • LGInternational adds high temp labels for circuit boards

    LGInternational, a label converter based in Portland, OR, USA, has launched a line of high temperature labels and ribbons for marking of printed circuit boards (PCB).
    07.10.07

  • Brushfoil expands to South America

    Brushfoil LLC, of Guilford, CT, USA, has expanded its presence into South America with the appointment of Nelxon Technical Films of Araras, Brazil, as its distributor.
    07.10.07

  • Study: World label demand to rise 5.5 percent per year

    The global label market is forecast to advance at an annual pace of 5.5 percent to 42 billion square meters (452 billion square feet) in 2011.
    07.10.07

  • Expansion of Ahlstrom La Gre plant completed

    Ahlstrom, a manufacturer of high performance fiber-based materials, has announced the completion of the expansion of its production capacity of supercalendered release base papers at the La Gre plant in France.
    07.10.07

  • Clondalkin Group acquires Keller Crescent

    Clondalkin Group, an Ireland based producer of flexible and specialty packaging products, has acquired Keller Crescent, an independently owned producer of folding cartons, labels, inserts, outserts, and other packaging components servicing the North Ameri
    07.05.07

  • Ashton Potter names RotoMetrics a Quality Supplier

    Ashton Potter (USA) Ltd., of Williamsville, NY, has named RotoMetrics the winner of its 2006 Quality Supplier Award Program.
    07.05.07

  • Weber Marking Systems celebrates 75 years

    Weber Marking Systems, of Arlington Heights, IL, USA, celebrates its 75th anniversary this year.
    07.05.07

  • Nilpeter releases its first batch of Brazil made presses

    Nilpeter, a manufacturer of narrow web label presses headquartered in Slagelse, Denmark, has announced the introduction of its first FBR press.
    07.05.07

  • AB Graphic debuts new film rewinder at open house

    Users and prospective customers of AB Graphic Internationals label converting equipment convened at Bridlington, England, in June to celebrate the companys first open house in its new facility.
    07.05.07

  • Precision AirConvey doubles its headquarter size

    Pneumatic conveying systems manufacturer Precision AirConvey (PAC), of Newark, DE, USA, recently expanded its company headquarters, more than doubling its space to 200,000 square feet.
    07.05.07

  • Alex Mulvenny granted MBE award

    Alex Mulvenny, owner of Labelgraphics, will receive a Member of the British Empire (MBE) award from the Queen of England.
    06.26.07

  • Taylor Label gains FSC certification

    Taylor Label, a manufacturer of stock, bar coded and printed labels, has recently earned Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification and is the first label producer in North America to do so.
    06.26.07

  • Tailored Label Products and Mike Erwin honored

    Tailored Label Products Inc. (TLP), a custom manufacturer of high-performance labels and diecut adhesives located in Menomonee Falls, WI, USA, has been named one of the 2007 Top 10 Small Businesses through the Small Business Times.
    06.26.07

  • Polymag Tek receives CE certification and enters European market

    Polymag Tek Inc., a 13-year established US corporation that has successfully designed and manufactured innovative contact web cleaning equipment, has received CE certification for its Narrow Web Cleaner (NWC) family of products.
    06.26.07

  • Fusion UV appoints distributor for Poland and hosts seminars

    Fusion UV Systems Inc., Gaithersburg, MD, USA, recently appointed Kendrolab Splka z o.o. as its exclusive distributor for Poland.
    06.26.07

  • AWA hosts PS adhesive technology workshop

    The Introduction to Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Technology Workshop 2007, organized by AWA Alexander Watson Associates, is a technical and interactive course for all those working in the pressure sensitive industry.
    06.26.07