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  • UV Days 2007 planned by IST METZ

    April 17, 2007
    IST METZ is holding its third UV Days event June 18 at its headquarters in Nürtingen, Germany. The event will feature specialist technical presentations and the opportunity to exchange information with leading service providers. The event is fre…

  • German coater plans

    April 11, 2007
    German coater plans to triple PSA production Herma is well under way with a new self-adhesive coating plant under construction in Filderstadt Bonlanden, Germany. The project, which costs some €30 million (US$39.95 million), is scheduled for co…

  • New European showcase

    April 11, 2007
    New European showcase for Mark Andy presses Mark Andy has a new European showroom and demonstration facility located in Basel, Switzerland. Named as the Advanced Technology Centre, it has 10,763 square feet of space, which includes a spare parts de…

  • Further boosts for Finnish RFID technology

    April 11, 2007
    Further boosts for Finnish RFID technology Two further signs of the industrial and retail penetration of HF and UHF RFID tags, tickets and smart labels, have come from Finland (which for a small country has the enviable knack of pushing boundaries i…

  • Edale mum on landmark converting concept

    April 11, 2007
    Edale mum on landmark converting concept Companies like to spread the word about their latest equipment, especially when it opens up new opportunities. Problem is, if it is really that great the customers would often prefer that everyone buttoned th…

  • Raflatac’s chief reinforces

    April 11, 2007
    Manufacturers of paper products, plastics films and labeling materials have good reasons to take a positive attitude toward reducing pollution, encouraging sustainability and making processes more energy efficient. The Finnish conglomerate UPM Raflat…

  • RADTECH, Chevy Chase, MD, USA — The company welcomes a new president and board members.

    April 11, 2007
    RADTECH, Chevy Chase, MD, USA — The company welcomes a new president and board members. Petra L’Abbe, PPG Industries, assumes the presidency for a two year term. New board members include Don Smith, Alcoa; Mike Kelly, Allied Photochemical…

  • PRISYMID, Charlotte, NC, USA — The company

    April 11, 2007
    PRISYMID, Charlotte, NC, USA — The company has further expanded its US office in Charlotte, NC. As part of its program of global sales growth, the company has appointed Martyn Kerluk as US manager along with Christine Partridge as strategic acc…

  • PRECISION AIRCONVEY, Newark, DE, USA — Jeffrey Kane

    April 11, 2007
    PRECISION AIRCONVEY, Newark, DE, USA — Jeffrey Kane has been named global sales manager for the company. Formerly vice president for a national industrial supply company, he will be responsible for driving the company’s worldwide business…

  • PHOENIX CHALLENGE FOUNDATION, Charlotte, NC, USA Stephen Gerhardt,

    April 11, 2007
    PHOENIX CHALLENGE FOUNDATION, Charlotte, NC, USA — Stephen Gerhardt, Harper National Flexographic Center Coordinator at the Harper Campus of Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) in Charlotte, NC, USA, has joined the Phoenix Challenge Found…

  • PAMARCO GLOBAL GRAPHICS, Dallas, TX, USA The company has appointed Arnold Cooper

    April 11, 2007
    PAMARCO GLOBAL GRAPHICS, Dallas, TX, USA — The company has appointed Arnold Cooper sales manager, small offset products. He will be responsible for directing the sales and service operation of the complete line of pressroom products through the…

  • MATIK NORTH AMERICA, West Hartford, CT, USA — The company has appointed an Edelmann specialist, Chris Davis,

    April 11, 2007
    MATIK NORTH AMERICA, West Hartford, CT, USA — The company has appointed an Edelmann specialist, Chris Davis, who has moved from the UK, to raise the profile of the Edelmann press line in the North American market. His official title is sales ma…

  • FLEXO CONCEPTS, Plymouth, MA, USA — The company has hired Scott Abber

    April 11, 2007
    FLEXO CONCEPTS, Plymouth, MA, USA — The company has hired Scott Abber in technical sales. He will be responsible for growing the company’s two primary brands, MicroClean and TruPoint, for both the flexographic and sheetfed offset industri…

  • EXTRUSION DIES INDUSTRIES (EDI), Chippewa Falls, WI, USA — The company has appointed Ronald J. Allbritton

    April 11, 2007
    EXTRUSION DIES INDUSTRIES (EDI), Chippewa Falls, WI, USA — The company has appointed Ronald J. Allbritton technical service and sales specialist. He will work with customers on technical matters relating to orders and on specifications for opti…

  • ESKO, Gent, Belgium — The company has appointed Dieter Janout

    April 11, 2007
    ESKO, Gent, Belgium — The company has appointed Dieter Janout director of the brand owners and major accounts group for EMEALA (Europe, Middle East, Africa, and Latin America). He is responsible for expanding and developing the company’s…

  • DYNAMIC DIES, Holland, OH, USA — Craig Myers

    April 11, 2007
    DYNAMIC DIES, Holland, OH, USA — Craig Myers has been promoted to corporate sales manager. In his new role, he will be coordinating the sales efforts of the corporate wide sales team. He previously held the position of national accounts manager…

  • BASF, Florham Park, NJ, USA — Nancy M. Hoblack

    April 11, 2007
    BASF, Florham Park, NJ, USA — Nancy M. Hoblack has been appointed distributor manager for the Functional polymers Regional Business Unit in North America. In her new role, she is responsible for managing relationships with all distributors that…

  • Corona treating system

    April 11, 2007
    Corona treating system Corotec Farmington CT USA Corotec Corporation has introduced a new combination roll-to-roll and sheetfed corona treating system with integral HFT-Series Power Supply, power density control and adjustable speed control, all p…

  • Polyester film

    April 11, 2007
    Polyester film Toray Plastics America North Kingstown RI USA Toray Plastics America has developed a new, versatile co-extruded high-clarity matte polyester film that offers a range of applications in industrial and consumer markets. Accordin…

  • Technology ideas

    April 11, 2007
    Technology ideas BST Pro Mark Elmhurst IL USA BST Pro Mark now has available a free CD entitled “Using Technology To Gain Competitive Advantage”. Topics include closed loop web guiding, register control for flexo CI, strategies f…

  • RFID system

    April 11, 2007
    RFID system Schneider Electric Sensor Competency Center Dayton OH USA Ositrack by Telemecanique, a division of Schneider Electric, is an RFID system that offers a full line of compact stations, electronic tags and connection boxes to fit any appli…

  • Vacuum load cell

    April 11, 2007
    Vacuum load cell Cleveland Motion Controls Cleveland OH USA Cleveland Motion Controls has launched its new ULTRA Line Vacuum Duty UPB Load Cell for use in vacuum environments. The new UPB features a 40:1 tension range and noise immunity for precis…

  • Dyne pens

    April 11, 2007
    Dyne pens Vetaphone Kolding Denmark Using a felt-tipped dyne test pen, it is easy and inexpensive to check if a substrate is ready for printing, according to Vetaphone. The test itself is carried out by drawing a line of blue test ink across the s…

  • Atmospheric plasma system

    April 11, 2007
    Atmospheric plasma system Enercon Industries Menomonee Falls WI USA Enercon Industries introduces the new Plasma3 atmospheric plasma system. Because web handling is a fluid dynamic process, some films will be subject to backside treatment despite…

  • Finishing equipment

    April 11, 2007
    Finishing equipment Sunbelt Sales & Marketing Atlanta GA USA The Austik Division of Sunbelt Sales and Marketing Associates presents a new Mini-6 model for 2007. The new Mini-6, model DM-680 has the cutting action and label size of 6" x 6&…

  • Enclosed chamber test machine

    April 11, 2007
    Enclosed chamber test machine Max Daetwyler Huntersville NC USA The Max Daetwyler Corporation (MDC) has developed an enclosed chamber test machine used for the research, development and testing of steel and plastic doctor blades, end seals, cleani…

  • Printing system

    April 11, 2007
    Printing system Tools & Production Temple City CA USA Tools & Production recently manufactured a highly sophisticated system for a 20" wide printed web that included automatic registration to the printed web, precision high speed diec…

  • Stain remover

    April 11, 2007
    Stain remover HarperScientific Charlotte NC USA HarperScientific’s CeramClean II, the on-press anilox roll cleaner, is also a stain remover that the company says can supplement cleaning with machine cleaning systems. CeramClean II removes wa…

  • UV curing system

    April 11, 2007
    UV curing system Research Inc. Eden Prairie MN USA Research Inc. has introduced the Model 1000 UV OnLine System, a UV system for integration in a range of UV curing applications. It can be integrated on wet offset or flexographic presses, or used…

  • Omet and Asahi seek plate standardization

    April 11, 2007
    Omet and Asahi seek plate standardization Press manufacturer Omet has joined forces with Asahi Photoproducts, a photopolymer plate supplier, to develop a new standard for flexo printing techniques. Asahi will provide its prepress and plate expertis…

  • NELMA to sponsor conference and expo

    April 11, 2007
    NELMA to sponsor conference and expo The North East Label Manufacturers Association (NELMA) will hold its 5th Expo and Networking Conference on May 10 at the Bridgewater Marriott in Bridgewater, NJ, USA. The event will run from 1 to 7 p.m. and will…

  • Williamson to distribute DuPont flexo products

    April 11, 2007
    Williamson to distribute DuPont flexo products DuPont Packaging Graphics, of Wilmington, DE, USA, has chosen Williamson Printing Materials Limited, of Grimsby, ON, Canada, to distribute its line of flexographic products in Canada. “We put a l…

  • DiTrolio Institute certifies

    April 11, 2007
    DiTrolio Institute certifies US military veterans In an ongoing effort to do its part in assisting military personnel returning home from active duty, DiTrolio Flexographic Institute (DFI) has undergone an application process to become approved by…

  • Edelmann presses introduced by Matik

    April 11, 2007
    Edelmann presses introduced by Matik Matik North America, of West Hartford, CT, USA, the exclusive distributor for Edelmann Graphics GmbH of Germany, has launched the latest generation of narrow web presses from Edelmann in North America. Edelmann…

  • MACtac adds coating capabilities in USA

    April 11, 2007
    MACtac adds coating capabilities in USA MACtac, a supplier of pressure sensitive adhesive materials headquartered in Stow, OH, USA, has purchased a new coater. The investment is part of the company’s growth initiatives affecting all of the com…

  • PTS and Mark Andy announce alliance

    April 11, 2007
    PTS and Mark Andy announce alliance Narrow web press manufacturer Mark Andy and Printing Technology Services Inc. (PTS), of Clearwater, FL, USA, a supplier of variable data inkjet printing systems, have entered into an alliance whereby PTS’ Je…

  • 3 Sigma acquires PWC,

    April 11, 2007
    3 Sigma acquires PWC, coating & slitting firm 3 Sigma Corporation, of Troy, OH, USA, a supplier of specialty coated and adhesive products, recently purchased the equipment and assets of PWC Incorporated in Springboro, OH. PWC manufactured…

  • UPM Raflatac expands RFID, opens China plant

    April 11, 2007
    UPM Raflatac expands RFID, opens China plant UPM Raflatac, a Finnish manufacturer of RFID tags and inlays, has announced that it is doubling the RFID tag and inlay production capacity at its Jyväskylä production plant in Finland. With this…

  • Smyth receives Hormel’s Excellence Award again

    April 11, 2007
    Smyth receives Hormel’s Excellence Award again For the tenth time, and for the fifth consecutive year, Smyth Companies Inc. has been distinguished with Hormel Foods’ 2006 “Spirit of Excellence” Award for outstanding vendors.…

  • Draaijer departs XSYS; Joyce named new president

    April 11, 2007
    After eight years as president and general manager of XSYS Print Solutions, the narrow web ink company, Ewald Draaijer has announced that he will leave the company to pursue other activities. During his tenure, Draaijer has led the division’s e…

  • Charter Films adds two blown film lines in expanded plant

    April 11, 2007
    Charter Films Inc., of Superior, WI, USA, has completed a major plant expansion of its existing manufacturing and warehouse facilities. The company, which specializes in extruded blown film, has also added two new coex blown film lines. The blown…

  • Clemson plans seminars on digital proofing for flexo

    April 3, 2007
    The Graphic Communications Department of Clemson University, located in Clemson, SC, USA, will conduct two day-and-a-half seminars in May on the subject of digital proofing for flexography. The seminars will take place May 22-23 and May 24-25, with a…

  • CMM 2007 to feature narrow and midweb tech center

    April 3, 2007
    CMM, the USA’s biennial converting trade show, will feature a converting technology center dedicated to narrow and midweb products. The organizer has announced that bielomatik, J&H Printing Solutions, Propheteer, BST Pro Mark, Martin Automa…

  • Play golf and fund flexo scholarships

    April 3, 2007
    DiTrolio Flexographic Institute (DFI) is holding its 4th Annual Scholarship Drive Golf Outing June 13. The outing raises funds to give future flexo press operators the opportunity to be  trained and start a career in the flexographic industry. T…

  • Daetwyler introduces RotoMAX Solvent Recovery System

    March 28, 2007
    Max Daetwyler Corporation, of Huntersville, NC, USA, is introducing the newly designed RotoMAX solvent recovery system. The RotoMAX is available in six sizes, with an output from 10 to 300 gallons per hour, depending on the solvent type and system si…

  • PeterLynn Labels adds another Mark Andy

    March 28, 2007
    PeterLynn Labels has installed a second 10" Mark Andy 2200 UV flexo line at its production plant in Corby, England to cope with growing demand for self-adhesive work. The family owned company acquired its first 2200 in 1998, says Managing Direct…

  • Smyth receives Hormel’s 'Spirit of Excellence' award

    March 28, 2007
    For the tenth time, and for the fifth consecutive year, Smyth Companies Inc. has been distinguished with Hormel Foods’ 2006 “Spirit of Excellence” Award for outstanding vendors. Smyth, headquartered in Minneapolis, MN, USA, supplies…

  • Retouching: Crossing over from artistry to science

    March 27, 2007
    For the past couple of months I have been involved in several projects which have piqued my interest in learning more about an element of the digital prepress process which has evaded my attention for some years. I'm embarrassed to say that I have no…

  • Strategy, mission & vision

    March 27, 2007
    There is a famous parable that goes something like this: Every morning on the African plains, a gazelle wakes up. It knows it must run faster than the fastest lion or it will be killed. Every morning a lion wakes up. It knows it must outrun the slowe…

  • Narrow Web Europe

    March 27, 2007
    Raflatac's chief reinforces a sustainable pledge