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  • Raflatac redesigns Spanish operation

    July 20, 2005
    Raflatac redesigns Spanish operation After nearly a year of planning and preparation, Raflatac Iberica S.A. is fully operational. Located in Polinya, Spain, just outside of Barcelona, the factory is central for the transportation of Raflatac materia…

  • Clemson symposia cover flexo and color

    July 20, 2005
    Clemson symposia cover flexo and color Color reproduction for flexographic printing is the subject of a symposium scheduled for September 10–12 at Clemson University, Clemson, SC, sponsored by its Department of Graphic Communications in partne…

  • Phoenix Challenge set

    July 20, 2005
    Phoenix Challenge set for May of 2004 The Phoenix Challenge Foundation recently announced the dates for the seventh annual Phoenix Challenge High School Flexography Competition. Students from throughout the United States and Canada will compete in…

  • Chemsultants receives award for the 2nd time

    July 20, 2005
    Chemsultants receives award for the 2nd time Chemsultants International Network, Mentor, OH, has been awarded the Weatherhead 100 Award for 2002. Chemsultants first received a Weatherhead 100 award in 2001. The award, presented by the Weatherhead…

  • Electro Optic opens subsidiary in USA

    July 20, 2005
    Electro Optic opens subsidiary in USA Electro Optic, a German manufacturer of flexible dies, has announced the opening of its subsidiary, Electro Optic US, in Roswell, GA. The company also manufactures a repair tool for damaged flexible dies. The U…

  • TLMI & FFTA to hold technical conference

    July 20, 2005
    TLMI & FFTA to hold technical conference A technical conference will be held jointly by the Tag & Label Manufacturers Institute (TLMI) and the Foundation of Flexographic Technical Association (FFTA) September 11-12 at the Hyatt Regency in Ch…

  • NorthStar wins its 6th Miller Brewing award

    July 20, 2005
    NorthStar wins its 6th Miller Brewing award NorthStar Print Group has earned Miller Brewing Company’s “Partners in Excellence “ award for the sixth consecutive year for its performance in 2002. NorthStar supplies all of Miller&rsqu…

  • Label.Com expands

    July 20, 2005
    Label.Com expands to larger facility Label.Com, of Bradford, PA has relocated to a larger facility within the city of Bradford. The move was necessary, says a company spokesperson, to accommodate an increase in sales personnel and the addition of m…

  • CCL acquires Lucas-Insertco

    July 20, 2005
    CCL acquires Lucas-Insertco The Label Division of CCL Industries Inc., Toronto, has acquired the shares of Lucas-Insertco, which manufactures consumer instructional leaflets, commonly known as “inserts” and “outserts”, for th…

  • Narrow Web Profile: Adams & Tapp

    Jack Kenny || July 20, 2005
    Two award-winning converters from Canada form a powerful bond.

  • Coupon Construction

    Kevin Rea || July 20, 2005
    Constructing coupons successfully requires a careful and knowledgeable approach.

  • Mid-Year Economic Report

    July 20, 2005
    Both good times and bad times for narrow web converters make for no pattern during a tough economy.

  • Creo Combines Operations

    July 20, 2005
    Creo combines operations in key sectors Creo Middle East and Africa is consolidating its prepress manufacturing and supply activities with those of Creo Europe. By combining the two organizations, Creo says it can make greater use of the existing…

  • Upgrade for Raflatac’s

    July 20, 2005
    Upgrade for Raflatac’s Spanish coating plant After a year’s planning and reorganization, a redesigned factory for Raflatac Iberica SA is now fully operational. The Spanish subsidiary of the label stock group is located just outside of…

  • Large UK retail chain boosts RFID tagging for clothing

    July 20, 2005
    Large UK retail chain boosts RFID tagging for clothing The long term future of RFID tags and labels obviously depends on gaining sufficient volumes to drive down unit and system operating costs. The fact that Marks & Spencer will apply RFID tags…

  • Innovative Boston label printer applies a name change

    July 20, 2005
    Innovative Boston label printer applies a name change Thousands of converters supply self-adhesive labels in Europe, but only a handful both print and apply labels. One that does is Sutterton Label Printers and Packaging (SLPP), a privately owned co…

  • Upbeat Irish packaging group buys Spiralkote

    July 20, 2005
    Upbeat Irish packaging group buys Spiralkote After posting “record” results for the year ending December 2002, the Irish-owned Clondalkin Group is now assimilating its first US foil and laminate producer. Spiralkote, based in Orlando, FL…

  • How much doom and gloom in the UK label industry?

    July 20, 2005
    Industry-wide surveys from commercial enterprises often make good copy. Some reader caution is necessary, however, when they are as doom-laden as the latest labeling report from Plimsoll Publishing Ltd. “Zero growth, sliding profits and escalat…

  • Don Davenport

    July 20, 2005
    Donald L. Davenport, founder and chairman of Mid South Graphics, in Nashville, TN, died April 8 in Naples, FL, from complications following heart surgery. He was 73 years old. A resident of St. Louis and Nashville, Davenport was a well known industr…

  • VALERON STRENGTH FILMS, Houston — Joseph Lambert

    July 20, 2005
    VALERON STRENGTH FILMS, Houston — Joseph Lambert has been hired as product sales manager for the Specialty Films division.…

  • UNILUX, Saddle Brook, NJ — Kirk Nell

    July 20, 2005
    UNILUX, Saddle Brook, NJ — Kirk Nell has been named sales manager of the Asia and Pacific rim. He will be based in Bangkok, Thailand.…

  • SMYTH COMPANIES, St. Paul, MN — David Lotterer

    July 20, 2005
    SMYTH COMPANIES, St. Paul, MN — David Lotterer has been added as sales representative for the mid-eastern United States.…

  • SCALAR TECHNOLOGIES, Livingston, England — Steve Tomlinson

    July 20, 2005
    SCALAR TECHNOLOGIES, Livingston, England — Steve Tomlinson has been appointed director of sales and marketing.…

  • SATO AMERICA, Charlotte, NC — Andrew Wright

    July 20, 2005
    SATO AMERICA, Charlotte, NC — Andrew Wright has been appointed western regional sales manager.…

  • RDP MARATHON, Montreal, Canada — Geoffrey Symanek

    July 20, 2005
    RDP MARATHON, Montreal, Canada — Geoffrey Symanek has been appointed as southern region sales manager.…

  • PRINTCAFE SOFTWARE, Pittsburgh — Filip Buyse

    July 20, 2005
    PRINTCAFE SOFTWARE, Pittsburgh — Filip Buyse has been promoted to vice president of worldwide sales.…

  • PINNACLE LABEL, Lackawanna, NY — Paul Luneke

    July 20, 2005
    PINNACLE LABEL, Lackawanna, NY — Paul Luneke has been hired as Midwest regional sales manager.…

  • NORDSON, Duluth, GA — Steve Shelby

    July 20, 2005
    NORDSON, Duluth, GA — Steve Shelby has been promoted to end user sales manager, North America, for the Packaging and Product Assembly division.…

  • MARK ANDY, St. Louis, MO — John Cavey

    July 20, 2005
    MARK ANDY, St. Louis, MO — John Cavey has joined as the manager of sales administration for the Mark Andy and Comco brands.…

  • LAMART CORPORATION, Clifton, NJ — Jonathan Hirsh

    July 20, 2005
    LAMART CORPORATION, Clifton, NJ — Jonathan Hirsh has joined as mid-Atlantic regional sales representative, responsible for sales in Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, southern New Jersey, and eastern Pennsylvania.…

  • HARPER, Charlotte, NC — Margie Harper Kluttz

    July 20, 2005
    HARPER, Charlotte, NC — Margie Harper Kluttz has been promoted to the position of executive vice president. Todd Luman has been appointed to the newly created position of customer product advocate.…

  • ESKO-GRAPHICS, Kennesaw, GA — Paul Angelsky

    July 20, 2005
    ESKO-GRAPHICS, Kennesaw, GA — Paul Angelsky has been announced as industry development manager.…

  • ECONO PRODUCTS, Rochester, NY — Robert Merrill

    July 20, 2005
    ECONO PRODUCTS, Rochester, NY — Robert Merrill has been named vice president of sales and marketing.…

  • DUNWOODY COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY, Minneapolis — Printing instructor Pete Rivard

    July 20, 2005
    DUNWOODY COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY, Minneapolis — Printing instructor Pete Rivard was honored with the Julian Anderson Outstanding Graphic Arts Educator of the Year Award for 2002.…

  • THE D&K GROUP, Elk Grove Village, IL — Nigel Mison

    July 20, 2005
    THE D&K GROUP, Elk Grove Village, IL — Nigel Mison has been hired as national sales manager.…

  • CREO, Vancouver, BC — Scott Prina

    July 20, 2005
    CREO, Vancouver, BC — Scott Prina has been announced as managing director of Creo Japan.…

  • BOSCH REXROTH, Hoffman Estates, IL — Steven D. Roberts

    July 20, 2005
    BOSCH REXROTH, Hoffman Estates, IL — Steven D. Roberts was named senior vice president. Ernst Iseli has assumed the role of vice president and general manager in the Linear Motion and Assembly Technologies business unit. Bill Demuth was named d…

  • Finishing machine

    July 20, 2005
    Finishing machine Matik North America West Hartford CT USA The SMAG Comet label finishing machine for digital label finishing performs a variety of functions: It can be used as a full-function inspection slitter-rewinder, as a blank label producti…

  • Roll handling

    July 20, 2005
    Roll handling Tilt-Lock St. Michael MN USA The Tip Lift Fork Truck Attachment is available for mounting on most electric fork trucks. The capacity of the tip lift is up to 900 lbs. and is dependent on the face width of the roll to be handled. The…

  • Diecutter

    July 20, 2005
    Diecutter Kempsmith Machine Milwaukee WI USA The In-line Rotary Diecutter eliminates changing cutting cylinders when the repeat length is changed. Cutting cylinders are sized to the maximum repeat length of the printing press. Repeat length change…

  • Software

    July 20, 2005
    Software Tailored Solutions Milwaukee WI USA Label Traxx is a management information system that gives the user bid control power. It features a spreadsheet- like screen where profit margin percentages, selling price, labor and overhead can be ind…

  • Digital products

    July 20, 2005
    Digital products Xeikon International Lier Belgium The company introduced version 3.6 of the IntelliStream digital front-end, a workflow product for digital printing. New features include an easy-to-use calibrator, RIP improvements, a new set of a…

  • Transponders

    July 20, 2005
    Transponders Rafsec Tampere Finland These packaged RFID transponders can withstand the rigors of the injection moulding process. The transponders allow the production of smart plastic crates and pallets where the transponder is embedded within the…

  • Scanning varnish

    July 20, 2005
    Scanning varnish UVitec Lodi NJ USA Scanning varnish #14147-17 is for letterpress applications and is well suited for pharmaceutical labels, check printing, and any other application requiring high security varnish. The manufacturing process suspe…

  • Blister foils

    July 20, 2005
    Blister foils Hueck Foils Wall NJ USA The company’s line of blister foils are being sealed to ACLAR high barrier films made by Honeywell. The product enables pharmaceutical manufacturers to invert the lamination film and thermoform blisters…

  • Digital imager

    July 20, 2005
    Digital imager Esko-Graphics Gent Belgium The CDI Advance is a newly engineered digital imager, allowing for dual use of plates and sleeves. It is available in three productivity levels: the CDI Advance 15, the CDI Advance 25, and the CDI Ad…

  • Viscometer

    July 20, 2005
    Viscometer Brookfield Engineering Middleboro MA USA The AST-100 explosion-proof viscosity controller features no moving parts, Clean-In-Place design, 316 SS construction, and a compact size. It’s approved for use in Class 1, Division 1, Gro…

  • Polyester

    July 20, 2005
    Polyester FLEXcon Spencer MA USA JETbond 41218 is a one mil, clear, UV blocking, overlaminating polyester designed to extend the life of digitally printed graphics for outdoor POP applications. It is coated with a clear, permanent PS acrylic adhes…

  • Inks

    July 20, 2005
    Inks INX International Ink Elk Grove Village IL USA LithoCure is a hybrid ink that eliminates the need for special roller conditioning. It offers good adhesion to synthetic substrates and good lamination bond strengths. VOC free, the inks utilize…

  • Curing system

    July 20, 2005
    Curing system UV Process Supply Chicago IL USA Con-Trol-Cure’s Cure Tunnel is a four lamp, 400 w/in. curing system. The four asymmetrically mounted lamps are fixed at a 45° angle. The dual lamp layout and 10" focus allow for greater…