• ROGERS CORPORATION, Rogers, CT, USA Kurt Frisch

    July 20, 2005
    ROGERS CORPORATION, Rogers, CT, USA — Kurt Frisch Jr. has been named engineering manager of the Elastomer Components Sales and Service Center.…

  • SATO AMERICA, Charlotte, NC, USA Mike Sabatini

    July 20, 2005
    SATO AMERICA, Charlotte, NC, USA — Mike Sabatini has been appointed Northeast marketing manager. He will be based near New York City.…

  • SUN CHEMICAL, Fort Lee, NJ, USA John Luppino,

    July 20, 2005
    SUN CHEMICAL, Fort Lee, NJ, USA — John Luppino, general manager, will lead Sun Chemical Security, a new global business unit.…

  • UTECO, Verona, Italy Aldo Peretti

    July 20, 2005
    UTECO, Verona, Italy — Aldo Peretti has been named CEO. Alessandro Pistoni has been appointed product operational manager.…

  • WS PACKAGING GROUP, Algoma, WI, USA Scott Fisher

    July 20, 2005
    WS PACKAGING GROUP, Algoma, WI, USA — Scott Fisher has been promoted to chief operating officer.…

  • Aquaflex moves

    July 20, 2005
    Aquaflex moves to Pennsylvania Aquaflex, the Canadian manufacturer of narrow web flexo presses, will relocate to the Duncansville, PA, USA plant of F.L. Smithe Machine Company, which acquired Aquaflex last year. “The move will simplify opera…

  • Label stock prices on the rise

    July 20, 2005
    Citing economic conditions beyond their control, label stock suppliers recently implemented the latest in a series of price increases. Increases generally hovered around 6 to 7 percent across the board, and many went into effect this month. For some…

  • Arsoma brand name

    July 20, 2005
    Arsoma brand name is retired by Gallus The Gallus Group is renaming its subsidiary, Arsoma Druckmaschinen GmbH. Effective January 1, the new name is Gallus Druckmaschinen GmbH. The change is part of a move by Gallus to further strengthen its global…

  • Omet expands reach

    July 20, 2005
    Omet expands reach to Finnish market Omet, the Italian press manufacturer, has announced the appointment of Offlex Oy as sole agent for its rotary flexo presses in Finland. The first machine sold by Offlex Oy is a Flexy 255mm press with six print…

  • TLMI welcomes

    July 20, 2005
    TLMI welcomes nine new members Nine companies — four converters and five suppliers — have joined the membership ranks of the Tag & Label Manufacturers Institute. New converter members are Combined Printing Specialties I…

  • Alien qualifies MPI

    July 20, 2005
    Alien qualifies MPI as RFID partner MPI Label Systems, headquartered in Sebring, OH, USA, has been named a qualified partner of Alien Technology Corporation. The designation allows MPI Label to convert, test and ship Alien’s RFID …

  • Arpeco picks distributor for UK and Ireland

    July 20, 2005
    Arpeco picks distributor for UK and Ireland Arpeco, manufacturer of web processing equipment based in Mississauga, ON, Canada, has appointed Holtby Williams International its exclusive distributor for Arpeco inspection slitting and rewinding systems…

  • APR to distribute products from Bieffebi

    July 20, 2005
    APR to distribute products from Bieffebi All Printing Resources (APR), of Glendale Heights, IL, USA, has been appointed sole North American distributor for Bieffebi equipment. Bieffebi manufactures auxiliary machinery for flexographic printing, amon…

  • Fasson Rapid-Roll expands liner offerings

    July 20, 2005
    Fasson Rapid-Roll expands liner offerings Fasson Rapid-Roll, Painesville, OH, USA, which sells non-adhesive roll products at short notice and in small volumes, has added a large number of machine-glazed kraft liners and PE-coated papers to its indus…

  • Allen-Bailey unveils

    July 20, 2005
    Allen-Bailey unveils revamped web site Allen-Bailey Tag & Label Inc. of Caledonia, NY, USA, a supplier of tags and labels since 1911, has redesigned and updated its web site — www.abtl.com. The updated site mirrors Allen-Bailey’s n…