“Our new facility is very impressive and large enough to meet our production and sales goals,” said Jim Kochanny, director of liquid operations at the Homewood facility. “It’s an exciting opportunity with many advantages, including the ability to better serve our customers and easy access.”
The projected capacity of inks and coatings is 90 million pounds in the first year of operation. The company plans to move production of all of its water based products to Homewood in the future.
INX International Ink, headquartered in Schaumburg, IL, is the third largest producer of inks in North America.