• AVT’s 3Q revenue up 13 percent

    November 13, 2007
    Advanced Vision Technology, of Hod-Hasharon, Israel, a leading provider of automatic optical inspection and quality assurance systems for the printing and packaging industry, completed the third quarter of 2007 with revenue of USD $8.2 million, up 13 perc

  • Spear opens label plant in South Africa

    November 12, 2007
    Spear, headquartered in Mason, OH, USA, has established itself in South Africa with the opening of a new facility in Johannesburg.

  • CCL reports 13 percent rise in Q3 sales

    November 9, 2007
    CCL Industries Inc., of Toronto, ON, Canada, a world leader in label converting and specialty packaging for the consumer products and healthcare industries, reports third quarter sales of $331.9 million, 13 percent higher than the $293.5 million generated

  • WS Packaging buys SenecaSalem

    November 8, 2007
    WS Packaging Group Inc., based in Algoma, WI, USA, one of the largest label converting companies in North America, has signed a definitive agreement to purchase SenecaSalem Inc., which operates printing facilities in Salem, OH, USA, and in Franklin, PA, U

  • Collotype Labels acquired by Multi-Color

    November 6, 2007
    Multi-Color Corporation announced Monday the signing of a letter of intent Collotype International Holdings Pty. Ltd., headquartered in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.

  • Pazazz Phase 2 earns FSC certification

    November 6, 2007
    Pazazz, a printing company based in Montreal, QC, Canada, has announced that its integrated label company, Phase 2, has earned FSC certification.

  • Label World wins Best Workplace award again

    November 6, 2007
    Label World, in Rochester, NY, USA, continues to let the industry know just how great a place it is to work. Nearly every year since 2000, the company has won the Best Workplace in the Americas Award from the Printing Industries of America/Graphic Arts Te

  • New lab tests matrix removal

    November 5, 2007
    Precision AirConvey has opened a testing lab that allows customers to personally test matrix removal systems using their materials.

  • PRP Flexo creates flat-top dot on digital plate

    November 1, 2007
    Following in the footsteps of its patented analog plate with a flat topped dot (ExSpect), PRP Flexo has announced that it has achieved the same profile within a digital environment, thereby enabling the same print advantages of their analog plate but with

  • The Rossini Group acquires Mastergraphics

    October 31, 2007
    After two years of partnership, The Rossini Group has completed the acquisition of Mastergraphics LLC, located in Stow, OH, USA.

  • York Label acquires Cameo and Package Service

    October 30, 2007
    York Label, of Omaha, NE, USA, has announced the acquisition of two label converting companies: Cameo Crafts and Package Service Company.

  • Label Impressions becomes FSC certified

    October 30, 2007
    Label Impressions Inc. has become the first flexographic printer in North America to obtain FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) certification and obtain Carbon Neutral status through Carbonfund.org.

  • Label Traxx Partners with UPM Raflatac to streamline electronic ordering

    October 30, 2007
    Tailored Solutions’ Label Traxx, the print business management software for flexographic narrow web label printers and converters, now connects its European users with UPM Raflatac.

  • New studies examine South American and sleeve markets

    October 30, 2007
    AWA Alexander Watson Associates has published two reports.

  • Tools & Production expands in Eastern Europe

    October 30, 2007
    Tools & Production (T&P), a manufacturer of rotary punch units, slitters and diecutting equipment for the narrow web market, has appointed Novum Graphics, headed by Larissa Eitner, to represent its products in the Eastern Europe area stretching from Latvi