• Lightning Labels purchases second HP Indigo press

    October 22, 2007
    Denver-based Lightning Labels has recently purchased its second HP Indigo press, ws4500, becoming the first North American HP Indigo customer to have a pair of HP’s latest-generation label and packaging digital presses.

  • J & H Printing Solutions installs two flexo presses

    October 19, 2007
    J & H Printing Solutions Inc., a distributor of printing and converting equipment in Pewaukee, WI, USA, has sold and recently installed two narrow web flexographic presses.

  • Pat Technology retains Daco Solutions

    October 18, 2007
    Pat Technology Systems Inc., of Montreal, Canada, a manufacturer of modular narrow web converting and diecutting equipment, has announced its appointment of Daco Solutions Ltd., of Beverley, England, as its sales and marketing representative for the UK an

  • Multi-Color ranks 86th in Forbes 200 Best Small Companies

    October 17, 2007
    Forbes magazine has listed Multi-Color Corporation, of Sharonville, OH, USA, among its 200 Best Small Companies.

  • Gerhardt announces alliance with DMS

    October 16, 2007
    Gerhardt International, a manufacturer of rotary dies, has teamed up with DMS to provide a range of tooling products, technical support and customer service.

  • BST Pro Mark donates web inspection system to DFI

    October 16, 2007
    BST Pro Mark, of Elmhurst, IL, USA, has donated a new Powerscope 3000 video web inspection system to the Ditrolio Flexographic Institute (DFI), Broadview, IL, which has been installed on its 13" six-color Profiteer press.

  • Harpers receive honorary degrees from ASU

    October 16, 2007
    Ronald and Katherine Harper, co-founders of Harper Corporation in Charlotte, NC, USA, have each received an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from Appalachian State University (ASU), in Boone, NC, for their contributions to society, success in busi

  • New water based PSA described as groundbreaking

    October 16, 2007
    Rohm and Haas, of Philadelphia, PA, USA, has announced the development of a new water based acrylic adhesive, Robond Prohesion, designed for pressure sensitive tapes and other demanding applications traditionally served by solvent based adhesives.

  • Interfilm acquires Brushfoil

    October 15, 2007
    Interfilm Holdings Inc., a distributor of industrial films based in Easley, SC, USA, has acquired the business and assets of Brushfoil LLC, based in Guilford, CT, USA.

  • Pazazz invests

    October 15, 2007
    Pazazz invests $1 million in digital Pazazz, a printing company based in Montreal, Canada, has invested more than $1 million (Canadian) in digital printing and finishing equipment at its label converting unit, Phase 2. The acquisition is aimed at…

  • Spring Coating Systems acquires Ergeca

    October 15, 2007
    Spring Coating Systems acquires Ergeca Spring Coating Systems, of Jungholtz, France, has acquired all of the shares of Ergeca, a company specializing in video inspection systems for web printing applications. Ergeca is based in Antony, France. Spri…

  • Mark Andy expands Europe management

    October 15, 2007
    Mark Andy expands Europe management Mark Andy has promoted Dieter Huck to chairman of Mark Andy Europe, and has appointed Remy Höhener as European managing director at the Basel, Switzerland office. “Fueled by strong growth rates and the…

  • Harper sets records

    October 15, 2007
    Harper sets records with 2007 flexo tour Harper GraphicSolutions, the technical service arm of global anilox supplier Harper Corporation of America, has wrapped up the most successful and well attended Harper Flexographic Solutions Tour in the comp…

  • Avery Dennison lowers 2007 earnings outlook

    October 15, 2007
    Avery Dennison lowers 2007 earnings outlook Daniel R. O’Bryant, executive VP and CFO of Avery Dennison, announced in mid-September that the company’s sales in July and August were “well below expectations”, and that a continu…

  • EskoArtwork installs 1,000th Cyrel imager

    October 15, 2007
    EskoArtwork installs 1,000th Cyrel imager EskoArtwork, of Gent, Belgium, has announced the installation of the 1,000th Cyrel Digital Imager (CDI) at Scholler GmbH & Co in Nuremberg, Germany, a member of Matthews International GmbH. Since its in…