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  • MAX DAETWYLER CORPORATION, Huntersville, NC, USA Travis Anderson

    MAX DAETWYLER CORPORATION, Huntersville, NC, USA — Travis Anderson, from North Iredell High School; Shawn Tiikkala, from South Iredell High School, and Karl Golinski, from Independence High School, are the newest members of the company’s…
    10.19.06

  • NIM-COR, Nashua, NH, USA The company has hired Kevin Hellrigel

    NIM-COR, Nashua, NH, USA — The company has hired Kevin Hellrigel as its new general manager. He has 15 years of executive and managerial leadership experience. In the new position, he will apply his skills in innovation engineering and lean man…
    10.19.06

  • PAPER CONVERTING MACHINE COMPANY (PCMC), Green Bay, WI, USA Andy Gillis

    PAPER CONVERTING MACHINE COMPANY (PCMC), Green Bay, WI, USA — Andy Gillis and Mike Reedy have been promoted to product development managers. In their new roles, Gillis will be responsible for PCMC’s mid and narrow web PCL product lines, w…
    10.19.06

  • PHOENIX CHALLENGE FOUNDATION: Ryan Stroupe

    PHOENIX CHALLENGE FOUNDATION, Charlotte, NC, USA — Ryan Stroupe, label technical specialist at WorkflowOne, a Dayton, OH, USA-based label converter, has joined the foundation’s board of directors. He has been involved with the foundation…
    10.19.06

  • RAYVEN, St. Paul, MN, USA The company has added industry veteran Gary Evenson

    RAYVEN, St. Paul, MN, USA — The company has added industry veteran Gary Evenson to its growing sales team. He joins Rayven from Douglas Hanson, where he worked for the past 11 years. He will serve as Rayven’s national sales manager for re…
    10.19.06

  • R TAPE CORPORATION, South Plainfield, NJ, USA Michael W. (Mike) Roughton

    R TAPE CORPORATION, South Plainfield, NJ, USA — Michael W. (Mike) Roughton has joined the company as president. He was previously vice president and general manager of Avery Dennison’s Graphic Division, North America.…
    10.19.06

  • STANFORD PRODUCTS, Salem, IL, USA Michael Waterman

    STANFORD PRODUCTS, Salem, IL, USA — Michael Waterman has been appointed European sales manager. Based in Ireland, he will be responsible for the management of all of Stanford’s activities in Europe, Russia and Turkey.…
    10.19.06

  • TAILORED SOLUTIONS, Milwaukee, WI, USA The company has named Katy Wight

    TAILORED SOLUTIONS, Milwaukee, WI, USA — The company has named Katy Wight to the position of European business development manager, based in England. Prior to joining Tailored Solutions, she was deputy editor of Labels & Labeling magazine.…
    10.19.06

  • UNILUX INC., Saddle Brook, NJ, USA Volker Schlevoigt

    UNILUX INC., Saddle Brook, NJ, USA — Volker Schlevoigt has been named the company’s marketing director for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Based in Düsseldorf, Germany, he will be responsible for all Unilux sales, service and cus…
    10.19.06

  • X-RITE INC., Grandville, MI, USA Michael C. Ferrara

    X-RITE INC., Grandville, MI, USA — Michael C. Ferrara has retired from his positions of CEO and member of the Board. Thomas J. Vacchiano Jr. will become president and chief executive officer as well as a member of the Board of Directors. He was…
    10.19.06

  • YUPO CORPORATION,

    YUPO CORPORATION, Chesapeake, VA, USA — The company has made several personnel changes. Yupo Corporation Japan has promoted Shigeru Takano from senior managing director to the role of president. Departing president, Osamu Sasaki, will continue…
    10.19.06

  • KPG to represent GIDUE in USA and UK

    GIDUE S.p.a., a manufacturer of label and packaging presses headquartered in Turate, Italy, has appointed KPG Corporation and KPG Europe as its agents for the USA and UK, respectively. KPG is based in the USA in Vermont and in the UK in Peterborough…
    10.17.06

  • UPM Raflatac launches enhanced web site

    UPM Raflatac has enhanced and redesigned its web site: www.upmraflatac.com. The most notable content addition is a section dedicated to RFID, which features extensive product information for Rafsec RFID tags and inlays, presentations of various RFID…
    10.17.06

  • Green Bay Packaging opens western distribution site

    The Coated Products Operations of Green Bay Packaging Inc. now distributes its pressure sensitive label materials from a facility located in Langley, BC, Canada, near Vancouver. According to Steve Wilcox, VP of sales, the new distribution point is st…
    10.17.06

  • Pitman to distribute Rad-Cure products

    Pitman Company, of Totowa, NJ, USA, a North American graphic arts supplier, has been named national distributor for Rad-Cure Corporation, a manufacturer of ultraviolet curable coatings, adhesives and specialty aqueous products for the narrow web, tag…
    10.17.06

  • Flexo school claims perfect placement record

    Ditrolio Flexographic Institute (DFI), training facility for the flexographic printing industry in Broadview, IL, USA, says it recently celebrated a year of perfect placement of its graduates into the workplace. “We are proud to say that sin…
    10.17.06

  • G-3 wins Best of Show in TLMI Label Awards

    G-3 Enterprises, of Modesto, CA, USA, is the Best of Show winner in the 2006 Awards Competition sponsored by the Tag & Label Manufacturers Institute (TLMI). The winning entry, a label for Bridlewood Blue Road Syrah, also won a First Place award a…
    10.09.06

  • RotoMetrics new logo wins top prize

    RotoMetrics, a worldwide manufacturer of rotary dies and tooling headquartered in Eureka, MO, USA, has unveiled a new corporate logo, a move aimed at strengthening international brand identity, company officials say. The logo (shown below) includes a…
    10.09.06

  • HP Indigo users to meet in Florida in February

    Celebrating its first anniversary and the successes of its inaugural year, the Digital Solutions Cooperative (Dscoop) announces the dates for its second annual conference which will take place February 1-3, 2007, at the Saddlebrook Resort in Tampa, F…
    10.09.06

  • GRE Americas office opens in Philadelphia

    GRE Digital Solutions, headquartered in Steinebrunn, Switzerland, has established a presence in the Western Hemisphere. GRE Digital Solutions Inc., in Philadelphia, PA, USA, provides sales, marketing, engineering, and service support for the company&…
    10.09.06