News Clips Archive

EskoArtwork Sale Is Reported

GENT, BELGIUM | EskoArtwork reports its shareholder, the Danish investment group Axcel, has entered into a definitive Sales Purchase Agreement with the


APRIL 6-7 | Sustainable Packaging Mexico Seminar & Exhibition, Hotel Camino Real Polanaco, Mexico City, Mexico;

Schober Has New Affiliate

EBERDINGEN, GERMANY | Schober GmbH, which celebrated its 60th anniversary in 2009, has established Schobertechnologies GmbH, an affiliate to be run by

NAPIM Reports on Raw Material Shortages and Ink Price Volatility

WOODBRIDGE, NJ | The National Assn. of Printing Ink Mfrs. (NAPIM) has issued a bulletin offering insight into the current volatility facing the raw material

Bakers Meets Demand for Larger Labels

WALTHAMSTOW, UK | Bakers Self Adhesive Labels has purchased a Digicon Series 2 label converting line from AB Graphic Intl. The system will be used to

ETI Opens P-S Div.

BOUCHERVILLE, QC, CANADA | ETI Converting Equipment opened a Pressure Sensitive Product Development division. Equipped with a modern lab for developing

Admiral Gets Color-Logic Certification

WEST CHESTER, OH | Color-Logic reports Admiral Products, Cleveland, OH, is the first digital printer to be certified as qualified to offer the Color-Logic

Baumgarten Adds Slitter/Rewinder

AHRENSBURG, GERMANY | Rotocontrol reports the sale of an RSC 540 slitter/rewinder inspection machine to Baumgarten Grfica Ltda. in Brazil. The order was

Odyssey Promising Equipment, Learning

CYRSTAL LAKE, IL | The 2011 Odyssey, sponsored by the Intl. Assn. of Diecutting and Diemaking (IADD) and the Foil & Specialty Effects Assn. (FSEA), will

GAF-Elk Adds Slitter/Rewinder

FULTON, NY | Davis-Standard reports the installation of a new slitter/rewinder line at GAF-Elk Corp., Ennis, TX. The line, which is designed for a maximum

Teaming Up For Sustainability

RICHMOND, CA | Biomass Packaging has teamed up with Natural Value to make its compostable, sustainable products available directly to consumers. BioMass

Converter Industry Events

Send event information to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For a complete industry calendar, visit FEBRUARY 9-11 | FPA Safety Conference

People Making News in the Converting Industry

Smurfit-Stone, Chicago, IL, promotes Craig A. Hunt to chief administrative officer and general counsel. Brad Brown is appointed corporate accounts manager

A&V Celebrates 50 Years

BRYAN, OH | Anderson & Vreeland reaches a proud milestone this month. The company is celebrating a half-century of supplying platemaking equipment and

Graph Expo Reports Satisfaction

RESTON, VA | Graph Expo 2010, held October 3-6 at Chicago's McCormick Place, featured 506 exhibiting companies, including 68 first-time exhibitors, reports

Workshop on Scrap Prevention

BRIDGEWATER, NJ | Henkel Corp. and Nordmeccanica will hold a joint workshop on scrap prevention for laminated flexible packaging on February 16 at Nordmeccanica's

A Touch of Texture

LANGLEY, BC, CANADA | Meritage Specialty Packaging Ltd., in collaboration with Friesens Corp., Altona, MB, Canada, has patented an enhanced imaging technology

Converted Flex-Pack Report Is Out

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, UK | Europe's converted flexible packaging market declined by 3% in value terms to around e10.4 billion in 2009, equivalent to 44.2

Davis-Standard Equips New Jen-Coat Plant

WESTFIELD, MA | Packaging Solutions Holdings is planning a state-of-the-art, greenfield packaging plant in the Midwest (location not determined at presstime).

ISO Poly Adds W&H Film Line

GRAY COURT, SC | ISO Poly Films, a company of Sigma Plastics Group, has purchased a blown film extrusion line from Windmoeller & Hoelscher Corp. that

Green Color of Choice in Q2

MONTREAL, QC, CANADA | Ernst & Young Orenda Corporate Finance has issued its quarterly packaging recap for Q2 2010, noting that a key focus has been the

Sanden Reports Alliances

CAMBRIDGE, ON, CANADA | Sanden Machine and RDP Marathon, Laval (Montreal), QC, have formed a strategic alliance to serve the forms, direct mail, labels,

Litzler Now CSIA Associate Member

CLEVELAND, OH | C.A. Litzler Co. Inc. has been accepted as an associate member to the Control System Integrators Assn. (CSIA). Litzler offers a line of

ICE Gets Social

BURLINGTON, MA | ICE USA is launching a social media network aimed at facilitating online conversations, sharing information, and fostering ideas within

Atlas Sold in MBO

BEDFORD, UK | Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd. has been sold by Bobst Group in an MBO transaction. New Atlas directors and shareholders include Stephen

DuPont Aims to Seal Customer Loyalty

CHICAGO, IL | DuPont Packaging, Wilmington, DE, held two technical seminars during Pack Expo at McCormick Place on November 1. In the first, Sure Ways

Sun Offers GHG Report

PARSIPPANY, NJ | Sun Chemical has released Carbon Footprint Report 2010, a report on the results from nine independent environmental analyses focused

Degradable Plastics Trending Positive

CLEVELAND, OH | The degradable plastic industry is showing positive trends driven by continuing interest in environmental issues as well as the increasing

Toyo Realigns Ink Operations

NEW YORK, NY | Toyo Ink Intl. Corp., the holding company for the Americas operations of the Toyo Ink Group, announces a strategic realignment of its printing

ISCST Connects Academia with Industry

ST. PAUL, MN | At the 15th biannual Symposium of the Intl. Society of Coating Science and Technology (ISCST), held September 12-15, opportunities flourished

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