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  • New in-mold group

    New in-mold group seeks industry members The In-Mold Decorating Association (IMDA), a newly formed organization, has put out the call for new members who are involved in all aspects of in-mold decorating and labeling. Headed by Ron Schultz, who ha…
    05.12.06

  • RFID Smart Labels USA draws record

    More than 500 people from 31 countries gathered in Boston, MA, USA, in late March to learn more about radio frequency identification. Smart Labels USA 2006 was hosted by IDTechEx in the Westin Copley Place Hotel, and addressed a multitude of aspects…
    05.12.06

  • AQUAFLEX, Duncansville, PA, USA The company announces the hiring of John Babl

    AQUAFLEX, Duncansville, PA, USA — The company announces the hiring of John Babl as Printing Technician at its headquarters. He will perform quality control functions on all new products, interact with Aquaflex customers in-house and in the fiel…
    05.12.06

  • ARC INTERNATIONAL, Charlotte, NC, USA The company has hired Jeff Grund

    ARC INTERNATIONAL, Charlotte, NC, USA — The company has hired Jeff Grund as vice president of sales and customer service. He will direct the marketing activities and oversee the domestic and international sales and customer service department.…
    05.12.06

  • ARJOBEX AMERICA, Charlotte, NC, USA The company, which manufactures Polyart synthetic paper, announces the appointment of Chris Pelle

    ARJOBEX AMERICA, Charlotte, NC, USA — The company, which manufactures Polyart synthetic paper, announces the appointment of Chris Pelle to the position of label and narrow web sales manager.…
    05.12.06

  • BUNTING MAGNETICS CO., Newton, KS, USA Walter T. Benecki

    BUNTING MAGNETICS CO., Newton, KS, USA — Walter T. Benecki has been appointed as a member of the board of Bunting Magnetics. He is the former president of the Magnetic Products Group of SPS Technologies Inc. (now Arnold Magnetic Technologies) a…
    05.12.06

  • FLEXO CONCEPTS, Plymouth, MA, USA The company has added Steven Paynter

    FLEXO CONCEPTS, Plymouth, MA, USA — The company has added Steven Paynter as vice president of sales and marketing. He will oversee all domestic and international sales while focusing on growth in the overseas market.…
    05.12.06

  • HARPER CORPORATION OF AMERICA, Charlotte, NC, USA Richard Roffers

    HARPER CORPORATION OF AMERICA, Charlotte, NC, USA — Richard Roffers has been promoted to plant manager of the company’s Green Bay manufacturing facility located in De Pere, WI, USA. He is responsible for all administration, purchasing and…
    05.12.06

  • NILPETER USA INC., Cincinnati, OH, USA The company announces the addition of James Etheridge

    NILPETER USA INC., Cincinnati, OH, USA — The company announces the addition of James Etheridge as senior printing and applications specialist in the print services group. He is responsible for supporting Nilpeter’s presence in the world…
    05.12.06

  • PRECISION AIRCONVEY CORP. (PAC), Newark, DE, USA Tom Clark

    PRECISION AIRCONVEY CORP. (PAC), Newark, DE, USA — Tom Clark has been named operations manager for the company. He will be responsible for manufacturing, engineering and product development for the pneumatic conveying systems company.…
    05.12.06

  • PUNCH GRAPHIX, York, UK The company has appointed Ben C. Van Assche

    PUNCH GRAPHIX, York, UK — The company has appointed Ben C. Van Assche as the new chief executive officer. He is replacing the late Dick Tilanus.…
    05.12.06

  • ROTOFLEX INERNATIONAL, Schaumburg, IL, USA Francisco Soto

    ROTOFLEX INERNATIONAL, Schaumburg, IL, USA — Francisco Soto has been named Latin America sales representative. He is responsible for sales of all Rotoflex machines. The company also introduces Rosalia Delgado as sales coordinator, Latin America…
    05.12.06

  • SCREEN USA, Rolling Meadows, IL, USA Robert Prah,

    SCREEN USA, Rolling Meadows, IL, USA — Robert Prah, formerly national accounts manager for the company, has been promoted to vice president of sales. He will oversee the Screen sales force in the United States and Canada.…
    05.12.06

  • UNILUX INC., Saddle Brook, NJ, USA Frank Fang

    UNILUX INC., Saddle Brook, NJ, USA — Frank Fang has been named service manager of the company’s Chinese service center at the…
    05.12.06

  • Glennon Group sold to Pro Machs ID Technology

    Pro Mach Inc., of Cincinnati, OH, USA, announced Monday that its ID Technology division has acquired The Glennon Group, a provider of labeling, marking and packaging systems and services based in Pewaukee, WI, USA. ID Technology, which is based in…
    05.09.06

  • FLEXcon celebrates 50 years in business

    FLEXcon, a manufacturer of pressure sensitive film and adhesive products, marked the start of its 50th year of operation in March of this year. From its origin as a garage-based business in Spencer, MA, USA, FLEXcon has grown into a premier polymeric…
    05.09.06

  • GRE forms inkjet alliance with Impika

    GRE Engineering, of Steinebrunn, Switzerland, has formed an alliance with inkjet printing systems manufacturer Impika Jetting Solutions of Aubagne, France, that will integrate the product lines of both companies. GRE provides custom converting system…
    05.09.06

  • Punch Graphix announces new CEO for North America

    Punch Graphix has appointed Patrick Canavan president and CEO of its North American operations, based in Itasca, IL, USA. He succeeds Kristof Vereenooghe, who moved back to Europe. Canavan is the former president of LG Philips’ USA division,…
    05.09.06

  • New trade show planner serves narrow web market

    Taylor Trade Show Management and Marketing Communications has been established as a trade show logistics and planning service for the suppliers to the narrow web industry. The owner is Jenny Taylor of St. Louis, MO, USA, a 25-year veteran of experien…
    05.09.06

  • Mark Andy wins FTA Technical Innovation Award

    Mark Andy’s integrated RFID tag insertion system is the recipient of the 2006 Technical Innovation Award from the Flexographic Technical Association (FTA). Presentation of the award was made Sunday in Louisville, KY, USA, at the Foundation of F…
    05.02.06