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  • 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

  • PAMARCO GLOBAL GRAPHICS, Dallas, TX, USA The company has appointed Arnold Cooper

    PAMARCO GLOBAL GRAPHICS, Dallas, TX, USA — The company has appointed Arnold Cooper sales manager, small offset products. He will be responsible for directing the sales and service operation of the complete line of pressroom products through the…
    04.11.07

  • PHOENIX CHALLENGE FOUNDATION, Charlotte, NC, USA Stephen Gerhardt,

    PHOENIX CHALLENGE FOUNDATION, Charlotte, NC, USA — Stephen Gerhardt, Harper National Flexographic Center Coordinator at the Harper Campus of Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) in Charlotte, NC, USA, has joined the Phoenix Challenge Found…
    04.11.07

  • PRECISION AIRCONVEY, Newark, DE, USA Jeffrey Kane

    PRECISION AIRCONVEY, Newark, DE, USA — Jeffrey Kane has been named global sales manager for the company. Formerly vice president for a national industrial supply company, he will be responsible for driving the company’s worldwide business…
    04.11.07

  • PRISYMID, Charlotte, NC, USA The company

    PRISYMID, Charlotte, NC, USA — The company has further expanded its US office in Charlotte, NC. As part of its program of global sales growth, the company has appointed Martyn Kerluk as US manager along with Christine Partridge as strategic acc…
    04.11.07

  • RADTECH, Chevy Chase, MD, USA The company welcomes a new president and board members.

    RADTECH, Chevy Chase, MD, USA — The company welcomes a new president and board members. Petra L’Abbe, PPG Industries, assumes the presidency for a two year term. New board members include Don Smith, Alcoa; Mike Kelly, Allied Photochemical…
    04.11.07

  • TORA ENSO, Stevens Point, WI, USA The Speciality Papers business area of Stora Enso

    STORA ENSO, Stevens Point, WI, USA — The Speciality Papers business area of Stora Enso announced the appointment of David Diekelman to the position of vice president, business and product development. He has been with Stora Enso since 1988 and…
    04.11.07

  • Draaijer departs XSYS; Joyce named new president

    After eight years as president and general manager of XSYS Print Solutions, the narrow web ink company, Ewald Draaijer has announced that he will leave the company to pursue other activities. During his tenure, Draaijer has led the division’s e…
    04.11.07

  • GIDUE presses selling across continents

    The Italian press company GIDUE has sold its sixth press in India, and its third since the beginning of 2007, says Managing Director Federico d’Annunzio. The company also has announced machinery sales in Australia and Spain. Sel-Jegat, Sivak…
    04.11.07

  • Charter Films adds two blown film lines in expanded plant

    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 added two new coex blown film lines. The blown…
    04.11.07

  • 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 solutions to address the ever-increasing b…
    04.11.07

  • BST expands its presence in China

    BST International GmbH, of Bielefeld, Germany, a manufacturer of web inspection and guiding systems for printing, converting and tire manufacturing, has expanded its global scope with the establishment of a new subsidiary company, BST International S…
    04.03.07

  • Clemson plans seminars on digital proofing for flexo

    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 seminars will take place May 22-23 and May 24-25, with a…
    04.03.07

  • CMM 2007 to feature narrow and midweb tech center

    CMM, the USA’s biennial converting trade show, will feature a converting technology center dedicated to narrow and midweb products. The organizer has announced that bielomatik, J&H Printing Solutions, Propheteer, BST Pro Mark, Martin Automa…
    04.03.07

  • Play golf and fund flexo scholarships

    DiTrolio Flexographic Institute (DFI) is holding its 4th Annual Scholarship Drive Golf Outing June 13. The outing raises funds to give future flexo press operators the opportunity to be  trained and start a career in the flexographic industry. T…
    04.03.07

  • 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 revenues for the full year amounted to €127.…
    04.03.07

  • Daetwyler introduces RotoMAX Solvent Recovery System

    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, depending on the solvent type and system si…
    03.28.07

  • 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 its first 2200 in 1998, says Managing Direct…
    03.28.07

  • WorkflowOnes Goshen facility earns ISO certifications

    WorkflowOne, a North American provider of document and business process outsourcing services, has announced that its Goshen, IN, USA facility has become the company’s first manufacturing plant to earn both the ISO 9001:2000 and ISO/TS 169949:20…
    03.28.07

  • Smyth receives Hormels 'Spirit of Excellence' award

    For the tenth time, and for the fifth consecutive year, Smyth Companies Inc. has been distinguished with Hormel Foods’ 2006 “Spirit of Excellence” Award for outstanding vendors. Smyth, headquartered in Minneapolis, MN, USA, supplies…
    03.28.07