There’s little doubt: It’s a great time to sell your business. And the big dogs want to buy it.
A combination of industry consolidation and steady performance by the label industry has made our sector an objective of the big dogs. The bi… Read More »
CCL Industries Inc. has announced that it has signed a binding agreement to acquire Bandfix AG, located near Zurich, Switzerland. Bandfix is a privately owned label company increasingly focused on European specialty customers with estimated sales for… Read More »
Hansol Paper, South Korea’s largest paper manufacturing company with $2 billion in annual sales, has announced the acquisition of the shares in Telrol B.V., a European leader in self-adhesive labels from Telrol Management B.V. One of Telrol&rsq… Read More »
Suzanne Zaccone, executive vice-chairman and formerly president and co-owner of GSI Technologies, has been awarded the 2014 R. Stanton Avery Lifetime Achievement Award. Zaccone is the first female recipient of the esteemed accolade, which is part of… Read More »
Label & Narrow Web has always prided itself as being “the most targeted magazine in the industry,” targeting, as our name suggests, the label industry specifically. While we have no plans to change the name of this publication, there… Read More »
In 2002, a documentary called Spellbound followed a group of school-age children as they trained and competed in a national spelling bee. The students worked endlessly in preparation for the event, memorizing and learning the origins of thousands of… Read More »
For more than ten years people in the PS label industry have been arguing and discussing the digital revolution, and the effects have indeed been revolutionary. But those of us who take a long-term view of technology, politics or indeed life in gener… Read More »
RotoMetrics has announced and introduced its exclusive sales agent for Mexico: Jetrix. Jetrix is headquartered in Mexico City, with sales representatives across Mexico, including Juarez and Guadalajara. Julian Robledo is the Jetrix general manager… Read More »
PRIMIR, the Print Industries Market Information and Research Organization, the research arm of NPES, announced its Summer Meeting to be held July 21-23, 2014 in Cleveland, OH, USA.
Themed “Print’s Evolution – Changing Markets, Firm… Read More »
I really enjoy the candid conversations I have with label printers, especially the ones where they preface what they’re about to say with an “off the record,” or conclude their thought with a “you can’t print that.&rdquo… Read More »
May 28, 2014 2:00 am EST (US)
When it comes to press acquisition, there’s been something of a paradigm shift in the narrow web label industry. While flexography has long been the dominant print method, digital technology emerged as a competi… Read More »
Some things change: in the recent weeks of unseasonably mild, sunny weather, many citizens of Western Europe have changed over to thinking that maybe global warming isn’t such a bad thing after all. However this early spring has come right on t… Read More »
Synergy is defined as the interaction of multiple elements in a system to produce an effect different from or greater than the sum of their individual effects. The word comes from the Greek word synergia, which translates to “working together.&… Read More »