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AIMCAL Elects New Board

The Association of Industrial Metallizers, Coaters and Laminators (AIMCAL) elected a new Board of Directors at its recent Management Meeting

Submit Ideas for 2009 CMM 2009 Conference Program

Present your ideas at the only event covering every segment of the global converting and package printing industry. For close to three decades, CMM International

Kodak Breaks Ground for Expansion of Plate Manufacturing Facility

Kodak broke ground on Friday, February 29 on an expansion of the plate production facility in Columbus, Georgia. Adding 16,000 square feet to the existing facility

Open Solventless Laminating Demo Trials

On April 10, Nordmeccanica NA and Rohm and Haas, Philadelphia, PA, will offer free solventless laminating demonstration trials

Klockner Pentaplast Honored With 2007 Dannon Supplier of the Year Award

Klöckner Pentaplast was honored as one of the six recipients of the 2007 Dannon Supplier of the Year Awards

Fundamentals for Converters

The Converting Equipment Mfrs. Assn. (CEMA) will offer converters a dual track of fundamental courses on coating and laminating as well as slitting and rewinding

Partnering in MDO

Eclipse Film Technologies produces MDO (machine direction orientation) polymer films using a range of substrates

Italy Has Record Sales of Label Converting Equipment

AB Graphic Intl. has announced record sales of its label converting equipment in Italy through its Milan-based distributor Franchini & C. SRL

National Adhesives Publishes Brochure on Adhesives for Corrugated Products

A new brochure from National Adhesives provides an overview of the company's adhesives for corrugated products

Durst Extends Distributor Network

Durst Image Technolgoy has entered into agreements with two of the nation's leading distributors of imaging equipment

Sartomer Asia Relocates Office

Global specialty chemicals manufacturer Sartomer Co. has relocated its office in Asia

Labeling Markets South American Market Study & Sourcebook 2007

AWA Alexander Watson Assoc. publishes “Labeling Markets: South American Market Study & Soucebook 2007," providing a market overview

QuadTech Signs Korean Agent

QuadTech has signed ISN Co. Ltd. to perform as an agent in Korea

Dow Increases Prices on Acrylic Monomers

Dow Chemical Co. has raised prices for acrylic acid and esters, also known as acrylic monomers or acrylates

Adhesives Multi-Client Study

U.S. demand for adhesives is about 17 billion lb. worth in excess of $13 billion. In total, some 40 types of polymers

Mohawk Options 28 x 40-inch Size Now Available in More Basis Weights

Mohawk has increased its offering of the 28 x 40-inch sheet size in its Mohawk Operations line. When the company surveyed printers earlier in the year

Sustainable Packaging and Printing Materials

Unifoil Corp. has released nonlaminated recyclable UniLustre and Holographic UniLustre, sustainable multidimensional media

Montalvo Offers Free Data Sheet for U-Series Load Cell

The Montalvo Corp., specialists in industrial web control systems, now offers a free data sheet about its newly-redesigned U-Series load cell

Understand the Asian Release Liner Market

A new Asian Release Liner Market Study & Industry Sourcebook examines silicone-coated papers and films and is available through AWA Alexander Watson Assoc.

Kodak Stays on Top of JDF

The Intl. Cooperation for the Integration of the Processes in Prepress, Press, and Postpress (CIP4) organization and PIA/GATF administer the JDF Product Certification Program

Xerox Earns FSC and PEFC Certification

Xerox has earned chain-of-custody certification from both the Forest Stweardsip Council and the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification

Wireless Data Logger 30-Day Trial

Dickonson's Wireless Wizard data logger not is available to converters and packagers

Heidelberg Groups Consumables Under One Product Name

Heidelberg is extending its worldwide operations in consumables by grouping all its own consumables in the Saphira product category

Mitsubishi Open House Celebrates Customers, Printing, and Pro Football

Mitsubishi Lithographic Presses hosted 150 guests on November 12 at the company's West Coast headquarters. The Open House and customer appreciation day

Bobst Announces Positive Results from K 2007

The Business Area, Flexible Materials of Bobst Group presented its latest technologies for converting plastic film and other flexible materials at K 2007 Intl. Plastics Trade Fair

Rossini Buys Mastergraphics

After two years of partnership, The Rossini Group has completed the acquisition of Mastergraphics LLC

Drupa Answers Slitting Needs

Drupa, the quadrennial printing event held in Dusseldorf, Germany, moves ever closer to its much anticipated opening on May 29

FVTC Students Win MetalFX Award

Students at Fox Valley Technical College in Appleton, Wisconsin, recently won the 2007 award for Best Use of MetalFX in Education

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