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  • GEW, Surrey, UK Marcus Greenbrook

    October 19, 2006
    GEW, Surrey, UK — Marcus Greenbrook has been appointed to sales and service manager for Australia and South East Asia. He will support GEW’s activities outside of narrow web UV applications and move from GEW in the UK where he was technic…

  • GEW, Surrey, UK Marcus Greenbrook

    October 19, 2006
    GEW, Surrey, UK — Marcus Greenbrook has been appointed to sales and service manager for Australia and South East Asia. He will support GEW’s activities outside of narrow web UV applications and move from GEW in the UK where he was technic…

  • DRI-TEC MANUFACTURING GROUP, Green Bay, WI, USA Matthew Burie

    October 19, 2006
    DRI-TEC MANUFACTURING GROUP, Green Bay, WI, USA — Matthew Burie has joined the company as a sales representative. He will be directly involved with the sales of Dri-Tec’s coating and laminating equipment, flexo presses and chambered docto…

  • DATALASE, Chesire, UK The company has appointed Robert Sayer

    October 19, 2006
    DATALASE, Chesire, UK — The company has appointed Robert Sayer the new project leader for DataLase FOODMARK, its “on product” edible marking solution directly onto foodstuffs. He will provide technical support to both the sales team…

  • AVERY DENNISON RETAIL INFORMATION SERVICES (RIS), Westlake Village, CA, USA The company has appointed Philip Calderbank

    October 19, 2006
    AVERY DENNISON RETAIL INFORMATION SERVICES (RIS), Westlake Village, CA, USA — The company has appointed Philip Calderbank director of marketing — RFID and security. He will be responsible for Avery Dennison RIS’ worldwide strategy f…

  • ANDERSON & VREELAND, Bryan, OH, USA The company has appointed Justin Green

    October 19, 2006
    ANDERSON & VREELAND, Bryan, OH, USA — The company has appointed Justin Green training and technologies specialist. He is involved with Anderson & Vreeland’s quality control initiative (recently implemented in its Bryan laboratory)…

  • Rollfed shrink film

    October 19, 2006
    Rollfed shrink film Avery Dennison Performance Polymers Concord OH USA The Performance Polymers Division introduced Roll-Fed Shrink (RFS) label film at Labelexpo. RFS film can shrink up to 40 percent, offering conformability to a variety of contai…

  • Ink cleaner

    October 19, 2006
    Ink cleaner HarperScientific Charlotte NC USA HarperScientific, the printing and coating supplies division of Harper Corporation of America, introduces Re-Leez, a product formulated especially for removing water-based ink from narrow web presses,…

  • Shrink label films

    October 19, 2006
    Shrink label films Klöckner Pentaplast Gordonsville VA USA Klöckner Pentaplast’s Pentaprint product line of shrink label films has been extended to include Pentaprint E749/22, a high shrink polyester film with multiple shrink chara…

  • Static neutralizers

    October 19, 2006
    Static neutralizers MKS, Ion Industrial Windsor Locks CT USA MKS, Ion Industrial says its HL-Type Virtual AC Static Neutralizers provide long-range static neutralization to protect product, equipment and operators. A new fieldbus interface capabil…

  • Replacement cups

    October 19, 2006
    Replacement cups Vi-Cas Manufacturing Cincinnati OH USA Vi-Cas Manufacturing offers replacement vacuum cups to fit virtually any type of label application equipment, and other vacuum products like lifters, manipulators, pick-and-place systems, and…

  • Biodegradable film

    October 19, 2006
    Biodegradable film Innovia Films Cumbria UK Innovia Films introduced NatureFlex NVLC, a fully biodegradable and compostable film for labels, at Labelexpo. Certified under the European standard EN13432 and the US ASSTM D6400, the film has also been…

  • Pharmacy labels

    October 19, 2006
    Pharmacy labels MACtac Stow OH USA MACtac Roll Label has introduced RX9512 laser labels and DRX9502 direct thermal labels. Both utilize ST-95 adhesive, which the company says has excellent tack and adhesion to a variety of surfaces, including plas…

  • Narrow web press

    October 19, 2006
    Narrow web press Matik North America West Hartford CT USANarrow web press Matik North America West Hartford CT USA Matik North America provides the Omet Flexy “S” narrow web press in 10", 13" and 16" widths. The Flexy…

  • Thermal transfer

    October 19, 2006
    Thermal transfer Green Bay Packaging Green Bay WI USA Green Bay Packaging introduced two new thermal transfer labelstocks at Labelexpo. They use thinner facestocks, which the company says offer material cost savings. Thinner material results in a…

  • Auto stack modules

    October 19, 2006
    Auto stack modules Schober USA Cincinnati OH USA New AutoStack modules from Schober USA count, stack and separate diecut blanks quickly and efficiently, even under adverse operating conditions, according to the company. They work with a variety of…

  • Shrink film inks

    October 19, 2006
    Shrink film inks Water Ink Technologies Lincolnton NC USA Water Ink Technologies introduces new water based and UV curable ink systems for shrink film applications. According to the company, each system provides converters with high graphic qualit…

  • Label design software

    October 19, 2006
    Label design software Tharo Systems Brunswick OH USA Tharo Systems has released an updated version of its EASYLABEL 5 software for bar code and RFID label design and printing. EASYLABEL 5 now supports a full range of Intermec thermal transfer prin…

  • UV curing system

    October 19, 2006
    UV curing system GEW Surrey UK GEW introduced its e-system mini electronic UV lamp head to the US label market at Labelexpo. Featuring an e-brick 3.6kW electronic power supply suitable for use with standard single phase factory outlets for maximum…

  • Coating machine

    October 19, 2006
    Coating machine Edale Hampshire UK Edale has launched a dedicated, narrow web off-line coating machine for a range of coating applications. The totally servo driven Lambda Coater incorporates a high-tech web tension and handling system to enable c…

  • Ciba Specialty Chemicals acquires MetalFX

    October 19, 2006
    Ciba Specialty Chemicals acquires MetalFX Ciba Specialty Chemicals, of Basel, Switzerland, has acquired a majority share in the company…

  • Laser cutting service launched by Spartanics

    October 19, 2006
    Laser cutting service launched by Spartanics Spartanics, of Rolling Meadows, IL, USA, has initiated its Laser Cutting Contract Manufacturing Service for converters who want tool-free cutting technology but seek an alternative to purchasing laser cut…

  • CTC opens demo unit

    October 19, 2006
    CTC opens demo unit at flexo institute CTC International, of West Caldwell, NJ, USA, has formed a partnership with DiTrolio Flexographic Institute to provide a Midwest demonstration center for CTC’s line of label automation products. DiTrolio…

  • Mhlbauer security aids Portugals passports

    October 19, 2006
    Mühlbauer security aids Portugal’s passports The Mühlbauer Technology Group, based in Roding, Germany, a manufacturer of security products for the packaging market, has installed personalization equipment for the new electronic passp…

  • Avery Dennison acquires RFID start-up company

    October 19, 2006
    Avery Dennison acquires RFID start-up company Avery Dennison RFID, a division of the label materials giant that produces radio frequency identification products, has acquired RF IDentics of Grand Rapids, MI, USA, a start-up company that has develope…

  • Two converters install

    October 19, 2006
    Two converters install HP Indigo presses Logotech Inc., of Fairfield, NJ, USA, and Profecta Labels Inc., of Bouchervillee, QC, Canada, have installed new ws4050 digital presses by HP Indigo. Logotech also installed an AB Graphics finishing machine…

  • UPM Raflatac updates Raflink Business Line

    October 19, 2006
    UPM Raflatac updates Raflink Business Line UPM Raflatac is launching robust ordering and claim tracking self-service tools with the latest update of its eBusiness platform, the Raflink Business Line. North American customers will be able to use the…

  • AVT enters sheetfed printing market

    October 19, 2006
    AVT enters sheetfed printing market Advanced Vision Technology (AVT) has announced its entrance into the sheetfed printing market. “The demand for high-end quality and 100 percent fault free products in industries such as pharmaceuticals, ciga…

  • Comco wins Russian packaging award

    October 19, 2006
    Comco wins Russian packaging award Leading Russian print for packaging Group, Alaska-Poligrafoformlenie, has won the main award in the All-Russia contest for printed packaging. The Grand Star of Russia was won with an entry in the Packaging for Food…

  • Esko enjoys strong business performance

    October 19, 2006
    Esko enjoys strong business performance Esko, a leader in packaging prepress products based in Gent, Belgium, announces a continued strong business performance during the second quarter of 2006, with consolidated net revenues increasing by 17 percen…

  • TLMI previews label study at Labelexpo

    October 19, 2006
    TLMI previews label study at Labelexpo Converters and suppliers received a preview of the North American Label Study soon to be published by the Tag & Label Manufacturers Institute (TLMI). The TLMI label study, updated by the association every t…

  • Mark Andy sold to investor & 

    October 19, 2006
    Mark Andy, the narrow web press manufacturer headquartered in Chesterfield, MO, USA, has been acquired by Morgenthaler Partners and Mark Andy management. Morgenthaler Partners is a financial business holding company based in Cleveland, OH, USA and Bo…

  • KPG to represent GIDUE in USA and UK

    October 17, 2006
    GIDUE S.p.a., a manufacturer of label and packaging presses headquartered in Turate, Italy, has appointed KPG Corporation and KPG Europe as its agents for the USA and UK, respectively. KPG is based in the USA in Vermont and in the UK in Peterborough…

  • UPM Raflatac launches enhanced web site

    October 17, 2006
    UPM Raflatac has enhanced and redesigned its web site: www.upmraflatac.com. The most notable content addition is a section dedicated to RFID, which features extensive product information for Rafsec RFID tags and inlays, presentations of various RFID…

  • Pitman to distribute Rad-Cure products

    October 17, 2006
    Pitman Company, of Totowa, NJ, USA, a North American graphic arts supplier, has been named national distributor for Rad-Cure Corporation, a manufacturer of ultraviolet curable coatings, adhesives and specialty aqueous products for the narrow web, tag…

  • Flexo school claims perfect placement record

    October 17, 2006
    Ditrolio Flexographic Institute (DFI), training facility for the flexographic printing industry in Broadview, IL, USA, says it recently celebrated a year of perfect placement of its graduates into the workplace. “We are proud to say that sin…

  • TLMI Awards

    TLMI Awards

    October 9, 2006
    G-3 Enterprises, of Modesto, CA, USA, is the Best of Show winner in the 2006 Awards Competition sponsored by the Tag & Label Manufacturers Institute (TLMI). The winning entry, a label for Bridlewood Blue Road Syrah, also won a First Place award a…

  • G-3 wins Best of Show in TLMI Label Awards

    October 9, 2006
    G-3 Enterprises, of Modesto, CA, USA, is the Best of Show winner in the 2006 Awards Competition sponsored by the Tag & Label Manufacturers Institute (TLMI). The winning entry, a label for Bridlewood Blue Road Syrah, also won a First Place award a…

  • RotoMetrics new logo wins top prize

    October 9, 2006
    RotoMetrics, a worldwide manufacturer of rotary dies and tooling headquartered in Eureka, MO, USA, has unveiled a new corporate logo, a move aimed at strengthening international brand identity, company officials say. The logo (shown below) includes a…

  • HP Indigo users to meet in Florida in February

    October 9, 2006
    Celebrating its first anniversary and the successes of its inaugural year, the Digital Solutions Cooperative (Dscoop) announces the dates for its second annual conference which will take place February 1-3, 2007, at the Saddlebrook Resort in Tampa, F…

  • GRE Americas office opens in Philadelphia

    October 9, 2006
    GRE Digital Solutions, headquartered in Steinebrunn, Switzerland, has established a presence in the Western Hemisphere. GRE Digital Solutions Inc., in Philadelphia, PA, USA, provides sales, marketing, engineering, and service support for the company&…

  • Mhlbauer security aids Portugals passports

    October 3, 2006
    The Mühlbauer Technology Group, based in Roding, Germany, a manufacturer of security products for the packaging market, has installed personalization equipment for the new electronic passport in Portugal. Mühlbauer collaborated on the proje…

  • National Starch raises production of adhesives, polymers, electronics

    October 3, 2006
    National Starch and Chemical Company, headquartered in Bridgewater, NJ, USA, has expanded its Salisbury, NC, USA plant to increase production of adhesives, synthetic polymers and electronic materials. National says its multimillion-dollar investme…

  • Nanotechnology comes to film packaging

    October 3, 2006
    A packaging films producer and a nanotechnology products company have joined forces to create and commercialize new packaging products that make use of nanoparticle based inks and coatings to be used in printed electronics. The companies, both in…

  • EFI acquires Jetrion from Flint

    September 27, 2006
    EFI, a public company that produces inkjet systems and print management products, has announced its intention to acquire privately held Jetrion LLC, a subsidiary of Flint Group Incorporated, for approximately $40 million in cash. Jetrion manufactures…

  • Mark Andy managers remain after acquisition

    September 26, 2006
    The acquisition this month of Mark Andy by Morgenthaler Partners and Mark Andy’s management will not be apparent to the customers of the narrow web press manufacturer, according to company President and CEO Paul Brauss. “The transition of…

  • CTC has new demo center at DiTrolio Flexo School

    September 26, 2006
    CTC International, of West Caldwell, NJ, USA, has formed a partnership with DiTrolio Flexographic Institute to provide a Midwest demo center for CTC’s line of label automation products. The first unit to be displayed will be the STACRW4-8 Servo…

  • Yupo plans capacity increase for synthetic paper

    September 26, 2006
    Yupo Corporation America, of Chesapeake, VA, USA, has announced new capacity improvements to address demand for the company’s synthetic papers. The improvements, says the company, will result in production output of up to 20 percent. “…

  • Maxcess launches web handling education program

    September 26, 2006
    Maxcess International, of Oklahoma City, OK, USA, a group of companies that manufactures web handling equipment, has created Maxcess University, an educational program that combines hands-on training and online resources to improve the web handling p…

  • The AIMCAL Blogs

    September 25, 2006
    Welcome to the second issue of The Blogsmith, the only column devoted to exploring the blogs that are of interest to the label and converting industry. In case you missed the first column, here is a brief definition of a blog. A blog is a frequently…