Inks & Coatings

Ink Innovation

A multitude of products and services are enhancing narrow web printing.

Flint Group transfers UV ink production to Sweden

The move from Italy is a technological and logistical move designed to consolidate all UV ink production in one facility.


INX International begins operations at new manufacturing facility

Following new hires and employee relocations, INX will employ approximately 38 people in Lebanon, OH, USA.

GSE Dispensing launches ink logistics blog

The new blog will provide advice on how to optimally manage ink, coating or paste through dispensing, management software and proofing.

Special Effects Labels

So long as there is competition on store shelves, there will be a demand for special effects labels.

A record year in Brussels

Brand owners are using smart labels to ensure product authenticity and value, while improving productivity and the customer experience.

GPA announces winners of 2014 Print & Design Contest

Companies across the country submitted their entries on GPA substrates to compete in seven product categories for Best of Category.

Spinnaker Coating and ITW Thermal Films receive marine certification

The British Maritime Standard 5609 (BS 5609) Part 3 certification applies to the facestock, adhesive and print combination.

Promotional Labeling

Economic strife has retailers, marketers and converters exploring the impact this diverse niche of products can provide.

Flexo and UV Flexo Inks

Ink manufacturers conduct extensive R&D in order to improve upon the wide range of products available to flexo printers.

Promotional Labels

The universal appeal of promotional labels is enjoying a healthy comeback after a challenging few years.

Overcoming ink challenges

As digital and flexo grow in the label and narrow web segment, ink suppliers are innovating to meet the evolving needs of customers.