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  • Mid Atlantic Label

    Mid Atlantic Label

    Steve Katz || July 21, 2008
    It's an exciting time for this award winning Maryland converter.

  • Ashland invests in its adhesives business

    July 15, 2008
    Ashlands Specialty Polymers Adhesives (SP) business recently installed equipment valued at more than US$2 million to enhance service and capabilities for its printing, packaging and coatings product lines.

  • ETIs converting technology secures patent in Europe

    July 8, 2008
    ETI Converting, Boucherville, QC, Canada, has received a patent covering 27 European countries for its method and apparatus for manufacturing pressure sensitive adhesive labelstocks with printing under adhesive and product produced thereby.

  • CCL plans $25 million expansion in Asia

    July 1, 2008
    CCL Industries has announced that it will invest US$25 million over 2008 and 2009 to expand its CCL Label operations in Asia.

  • FLEXcons McDonough wins Lifetime Achievement Award

    June 27, 2008
    Neil McDonough, president of FLEXcon, is the 2008 winner of the R. Stanton Avery Lifetime Achievement Award.

  • Three Franklin adhesives certified benign

    June 17, 2008
    Three Covinax pressure sensitive adhesives manufactured by Franklin Adhesives have been certified as environmentally benign by the US Forest Products Laboratory.

  • Ashland to buy adhesive and polymer assets from Air Products

    June 10, 2008
    Ashland Inc., Covington, KY, USA, has signed an agreement with Air Products and Chemicals Inc. for an asset purchase of its pressure sensitive adhesive business and its atmospheric emulsions business.

  • Multi-Color: A decade of record revenue

    May 21, 2008
    Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ: LABL) has marked its 10th consecutive year of record revenue.

  • Spinnaker Coating opens new slitting distribution center

    May 21, 2008
    Spinnaker Coating LLC, of Troy, OH, USA, has opened a slitting distribution center in New York for pressure sensitive material.

  • Homage to Catalonia

    May 20, 2008
    Homage to Catalonia Less well reported is another 50th anniversary, this time in Spain. Back in 1958 Caposa Company, in one of the barrios of old Barcelona, produced Spain’s very first pressure sensitive label, using the invention made famous…

  • FINAT: Fighting fit at fifty

    May 20, 2008
    It is a sobering thought that 75 percent of the world’s present population was as yet unborn when, back in 1958, a small group of British and continental label specialists met in Nice, France, to found the world’s first international pres…

  • ACPO LTD., Oak Harbor, OH, USA David A. McSherry Sr.

    May 20, 2008
    ACPO LTD., Oak Harbor, OH, USA – David A. McSherry Sr. has been added to apco’s staff as chief financial officer. McSherry has more than 20 years experience in the pressure sensitive industry and is a certified Lean Six Sigma Master Black…

  • Flint acquires Siegwerk

    May 20, 2008
    Flint acquires Siegwerk in Australia, New Zealand Flint Group has signed an agreement with Siegwerk Group to acquire Siegwerk’s packaging ink business in Australia and New Zealand. The agreement includes the intangible assets, sales, marketin…

  • Sweet, juicy and green

    May 13, 2008
    When citrus shippers think green, the labels are part of the solution. W.G. Roe & Sons, one of the country's oldest citrus and juice suppliers, is leading the way into the "green" 21st Century with it…

  • Narrow Web Europe

    May 13, 2008
    FINAT: Fighting fit at fifty

  • Label Summit Latin America

    Label Summit Latin America

    Steve Katz || May 13, 2008
    Long considered to be an emerging market for labels, Latin America is proving itself

  • European Label Markets

    European Label Markets

    John Penhallow || May 13, 2008
    Europe is a grand mixture � an agglomeration, some might say � of cultures and economies. The label scene, still healthy but in flux, mirrors the continent's diversity.

  • Plant Safety

    Plant Safety

    Steve Katz || May 13, 2008
    Clear, organized and detailed safety programs protect the converter's greatest asset: people.

  • Greening the Workplace

    Greening the Workplace

    Jack Kenny || May 13, 2008
    Efforts at environmental improvement range from the simple to the complex,

  • STA Industries implements green manufacturing processes

    May 7, 2008
    Sekisui TA Industries, Brea, CA, USA, a manufacturer of overlamination and acrylic pressure sensitive products, has released information and descriptions of its ongoing activities that have been implemented in order to achieve sustainability.

  • GSI wins printed electronics award

    April 29, 2008
    Developments in printed electronics have earned GSI Technologies an award in a fledgling industry.

  • Avery Dennison reports first quarter 2008 earnings

    April 22, 2008
    Avery Dennison Corporation, based in Pasadena, CA, USA, reported net income of US$68.4 million or US$0.69 per share for the first quarter, compared with $79.1 million or $0.80 per share the previous year.

  • Paris welcomes FINAT for its 50th anniversary conference

    April 22, 2008
    FINAT will hold its annual conference this year in Paris, France, the site of its first conference 50 years ago.

  • Tapecon announces ITAR registration

    April 22, 2008
    Tapecon Inc., a manufacturer of pressure sensitive labels, decals, membrane switches, custom fabrications, and digital printing, headquartered in Buffalo, NY, USA, announced that it has been ITAR registered.

  • The Lean Report

    Tom Southworth || April 8, 2008
    Questions and Answers

  • Release Liners

    Release Liners

    April 8, 2008
    The release liner industry enjoys steady growth, but must address rising

  • Midweb Flexo

    Midweb Flexo

    Jack Kenny || April 8, 2008
    It's a big investment that comes with challenges, but a midweb press can open doors to profitable markets.

  • Proofing Systems

    Proofing Systems

    Steve Katz || April 8, 2008
    With digital now dominant, label converters and their customers have a myriad of choices to help them create an acceptable proof, the result of the prepress process.

  • UPM Raflatac opens $100 million labelstock plant in Illinois

    April 8, 2008
    UPM Raflatac, a global producer of pressure sensitive labelstock, officially opened its newest manufacturing facility in early April: a 220,000 square foot plant in Dixon, IL, USA, about 100 miles west of Chicago.

  • The Control Group

    The Control Group

    Jack Kenny || April 7, 2008
    A New Jersey converter has found a profitable niche

  • Wausau Coated attains FSC certification

    March 26, 2008
    Wausau Coated has attained chain of custody certification through the Forest Stewardship Council as a pressure sensitive manufacturer.

  • Signing off with a look back at European trends

    March 25, 2008
    Signing off with a look back at European trends After nine years or so, this is my final Europe column. Wearing my somewhat battered freelance hat, I will still be scribbling selectively on the labeling scene, but it’s now time to be doing oth…

  • Adhesive system

    March 25, 2008
    Adhesive system MACtac Stow OH USA MACtac has released a skin-friendly adhesive coated on a printer-friendly substrate. MACtac’s Ultra-Low Adhesive (ULA) is a hypoallergenic, medical grade pressure sensitive adhesive modeled for sensitive sk…

  • Wash-off adhesive

    March 25, 2008
    Wash-off adhesive Novamelt Wehr Germany Novamelt presents with Novarad RC 24110, a UV-curable pressure sensitive hotmelt adhesive that is suitable for wash-off no label look labels. The adhesive can be removed in an industrial washing process with…

  • Spinnaker announces PSM/Eagle asset buy

    March 25, 2008
    Spinnaker announces PSM/Eagle asset buy Spinnaker Coating LLC, of Troy, OH, USA, has announced the purchase of substantially all of the assets of PSM/Eagle, of Lemont, IL, USA, a contract slitter and distributor of pressure sensitive roll products t…

  • FLEXcon and MassMEP host Lean roundtable

    March 25, 2008
    FLEXcon and MassMEP host Lean roundtable Fifty representatives of 20 manufacturing companies from Massa-chusetts were briefed on the successful Lean Manufacturing initiatives of FLEXcon recently at a Lean Champions Roundtable hosted by FLEXcon and t…

  • Collotype to cost

    March 25, 2008
    Collotype to cost Multi-Color $185 million Multi-Color Corporation (Nasdaq: LABL), of Sharonville, OH, USA, has announced the signing of a binding agreement to acquire Collotype International Holdings Pty. Ltd. for approximately US$175 million plus…

  • Narrow Web Europe

    March 14, 2008
    Drupa is the showcase for the latest inkjet technology

  • RFID Label Market

    RFID Label Market

    Leah Genuario || March 13, 2008
    A look at the RFID label industry since Wal-Mart's well known mandate.

  • Dion Label Printing

    Dion Label Printing

    Jack Kenny || March 13, 2008
    Market diversity, pursuit of digital printing and a focus on environmental quality are hallmarks of this Massachusetts converter.

  • York Label acquires two converters in Chile

    March 12, 2008
    York Label, headquartered in Omaha, NE, USA, continues its expansion with the acquisition of Etiprak S.A. through its Cameo-Marinetti joint venture, and a 50 percent interest in Etiquetas Industriales Ltda., both located in Santiago, Chile.

  • Wausau Coated offers reduced minimums on HP Indigo roll products

    March 12, 2008
    Wausau Coated Products, of Wausau, WI, USA, a manufacturer of pressure sensitive roll and sheet label products, has announced lower minimum order quantities on all stocked HP Indigo products.

  • Spinnaker announces PSM/Eagle asset purchase

    February 6, 2008
    Spinnaker Coating has acquired the assets of PSM/Eagle, a contract slitter and PS materials distributor.

  • Avery Dennison reports Q4 income drop

    January 29, 2008
    Avery Dennison has reported net income per share of $0.81 for the fourth quarter, down from $1.04 per share last year.

  • Collotype to cost Multi-Color $185 million

    January 22, 2008
    Multi-Color's acquisition of Collotype will cost $175 million plus an additional $10 million upon achieving certain financial targets.

  • LEXCON COMPANY, Spencer, MA, USA Steven Allard

    January 16, 2008
    LEXCON COMPANY, Spencer, MA, USA — Steven Allard was promoted to product manager in the Product Identification Business Team. He will manage FLEXcon’s pressure sensitive product identification materials in the areas of shelf marking, digi…

  • Struggles of a small converter; Mark Andy makes

    January 16, 2008
    By Greg Grishchenko During my last visit to Kyiv in 2005 to report about the label industry in Ukraine, I was impressed by the obvious progress playing off the rapid growth of domestic food produce. Since gaining independence in 1991, Ukraine has pu…

  • acpo begins expansion at headquarters plant

    January 16, 2008
    acpo begins expansion at headquarters plant acpo ltd., a manufacturer of self-wound pressure sensitive roll label films based in Oak Harbor, OH, USA, has begun a 20,000 square foot plant expansion to its facility. The expansion is scheduled to be co…

  • Collotype Labels acquired by Multi-Color

    January 16, 2008
    Collotype Labels acquired by Multi-Color Multi-Color Corporation announced Monday the signing of a letter of intent Collotype International Holdings Pty. Ltd., headquartered in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. Collotype is a pressure sensitive…

  • Spear opens label plant in South Africa

    January 16, 2008
    Spear opens label plant in South Africa Spear, headquartered in Mason, OH, USA, has established itself in South Africa with the opening of a new facility in Johannesburg. The 5,500 square meter (59,200 square foot) plant will produce pressure sensit…