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Ashland, Flint To Begin Co-Branding

DUBLIN, OH | Coatings and adhesives from Ashland Performance Materials that are marketed to North American narrow web label, tag, and wrapper converters,

Hooven-Dayton Is a Winner

DAYTON, OH | The Hooven-Dayton Corp. has received ten awards for print excellence from the Printing Industries of Ohio N. Kentucky, an affiliate of the

MACtac Stocks Ok'd For Immersion

STOW, OH | MACtac Printing Products has received British Standard (BS) 5609 marine immersion testing approval and certification on five durable film label

Narrow Web & Label Reporter

Macaran Printing Products, Cohoes, NY, buys a Performance Series P7 in-line flexo press from Mark Andy, St. Louis, MO. The combination hot air/UV eight-color,

Narrow Web & Label Reporter

Tag & Label Mfrs. Inst., Gloucester, MA, reports L.I.F.E. (Label Initiative for the Environment) certification is awarded to ITW Labels, St. Charles,

Digital Finishing Now at Label Makers

EAST YORKSHIRE, UK | AB Graphic Intl. has installed a Digicon Series 2 label converting line for digitally printed webs at The Label Makers, Bradford,

Wine Label Markets Profiled

HERTS, UK | AWA Alexander Watson Assoc. has published an AWAreness Report entitled Global Wine and Wine Label Market & Technology Review 2010. The publication

Modular Press Makes Impression

HANTS, UK | Edale reports Pasaco, a Polish manufacturer of coated papers and carbonless copy paper, has installed a six-color Beta flexo press. The press

Digital Just Right for Multi SKU Work

WILMINGTON, MA | Dow Industries has added a six-color HP Indigo WS6000 digital press, filling it with jobs previously printed on analog flexo presses.

Landfill Alternatives

CHICAGO, IL | Channeled Resources Group (CRG) says it has closed the loop in the p-s industry by developing economic and environmental solutions for spent

TLMI Awards: Challenges Met

Members of the Tag & Label Mfrs. Assn., Gloucester, MA, gathered in Boca Raton, FL, October 17-20 for an annual meeting themed Change, Challenges & Strategies

In-Mold Breaks the Mold

MIAMI, FL | Winners of the 2010 In-Mold Decorating Assn. Competition had no trouble breaking the mold with innovative, decorative submissions. Judges

Eliminate Label Backing Material

UVPSA001 for the linerless label market is intended to eliminate label backing materials often discarded as waste, with associated cost and environmental

Splicer To Aid Training

Flexographic Trade Services (FTS), which offers consulting and training services, has installed a new Martin Automatic splicer and rewinder combo on a narrow web label press

Partnering To Secure UL Recognition

The Fasson Roll North America div. of Avery Dennison Corp. worked with ink and inkjet systems manufacturers to secure UL recognition on press inks and inkjet systems

Spooling Line Uses SAHM Winders

Catbridge Machinery has built a p-s tape spooling line utilizing SAHM winders

Mill To Serve P-S Markets

NewPage Corp. To Manufacture Release Liner & General-Purpose Label Papers for North American & International Pressure- Senstive Markets

Investing in Short Runs

Label Leaders Installs New EDM200 Semi-Rotary, Servo-Driven UV Flexo Press from ROTOCONTROL

Two 'Green' Companies Honored

Multi-Color Corp & Yerecic Label Are Awarded Label Initiative for the Environment (L.I.F. E.) Certification from Tag & Label Mfrs. Inst. (TLMI)

IML/IMD Competition Is Announced

IML/IMD Competition Is Announced SCOTTSDALE, AZ | The In-Mold Decorating Assn. announces its first annual Student IML/IMD Design Competition to recognize

Sleeve Label Report Is Offered

In "Global Sleeve Label Market and Technology Review 2010," AWA Alexander Watson Assoc. reports trends in the use of sleeve labels show positive prospects for growth globally and in various regions compared to other label formats

Partners Provide Pre-Stamped Envelopes

MGI Digital Graphic Technology has renewed its partnership with Phil@poste, a div. of La Poste (the French Post Office), which is celebrating the 40th anniversary of its in-plant stamp printing operation

Deinking Study Is Shared

The Digital Print Deinking Alliance (DPDA) shared the first of a series of scientific research investigations into the deinkability of inkjet printed papers at the PTS/CTP Deinking Symposium held in Munich, Germany, in April. Inkjet prints were successfully deinked

Lab Analyzes Materials for Laser Cutting

Lab Analyzes Materials for Laser Cutting ROLLING MEADOWS, IL | Spartanics has opened a Laser Cutting Applications Laboratory for Materials Research to

Special Anniversary For Avery Dennison

Avery Dennison Corp. marked its 75th anniversary as a company on June 2. It was founded in 1935 by R. Stanton Avery, who developed the first self-adhesive label and label-making machinery

Protect Holograms

Hologram producers can protect their designs more quickly following improvements to the International Hologram Mfrs. Assn.'s (IHMA) Hologram Image Register (HIR). The HIR, now merged with the Hologram Mfrs. of India's Hologram Roster

Xennia Has New Facility

Xennia Technology, an industrial inkjet solutions provider, announces the acceleration of its ability to supply industrial inkjet inks, offering commercial supply of a range of XenInx specialist inks in production volumes from a new, purpose-built facility

California Merger Announced

Western Shield Label Co. reports a merger with California Pacific Label (aka Anaheim Custom Printed Label), Anaheim, CA, with expertise in gourmet food labels and short-run jobs

Combining for Durability

EFI announces a joint effort with FLEXcon, Spencer, MA. Together the companies have obtained UL recognition for durable label solutions that combine the use of certain UL-certified FLEXcon

RIT Installs HP in Lab

RIT Installs HP in Lab PALO ALTO, CA | HP reports the Rochester Inst. of Technology (RIT) has installed an HP Indigo WS6000 digital press in its Printing

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