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IPACK-IMA Increases Attendance

IPACK-IMA 2006, the international show dedicated to packaging and food processing, welcomed over 50,000 visitors during its five-day run, a 10% increase compared to the 2003 edition. The show also marked a 20% increase in foreign presence.

Stork Partners with AKL

Stork Prints and AKL Flexo Technik have formed a strategic partnership.

RIT Installs Inline Densitometer from GretagMacbeth

GretagMacbeth has installed a vipPAQ inline densitometric color measuring system at the Rochester Institute of Technology for use in its Printing Applications Laboratory.

Lutter to Address FDA's Efforts to Accelerate RFID Adoption

Randall Lutter will be the featured keynote speaker during day two of the 4th Annual RFID World.

DuPont Awards Announces Call For Entries

DuPont Packaging announces its call for entries for the 19th DuPont Awards for Innovation in Packaging.

Matik Represents Senntech

Matik North America now represents the Senntech line of slitter/rewinders in the U.S., Canda, and Mexico.

Heidelberg Press Wins German Design Award

Heidelberg's Speedmaster XL 105 sheetfed offset press received Germany's Silver Design Award.

Register Now for UV & EB Event

Registration is now open for e|5: UV & EB Technology Expo & Conference.

Third Dimension Installs 2nd Esko Machine

Third Dimension has purchased its second Kongsberg DCM dieless cutting table from Esko to keep up with the demand for quick turnaround short-run just-in-time manufacturing. (

Magazines Name Seal-It Top Business

Seal-It has been named to several lists of "Top Owned Businessness" by Diversity, Women's Enterprise magazine, and Crain's New York magazine.

BE Sells Blown Film

BE has sold an eight-layer AquaFrost line to J&A in Suzhou, Jiangsu, China.

Coating/Drying and Adhesion Technology Seminars Announced

The Coating and Drying Technology seminar is designed for engineers and scientists who work with the coating of fluids onto continuous webs. The Adhesion Technology seminar is designed for engineers and polymer chemists involved with practical adhesive bonding to plastics, metals, and other substrates.

Freedonia Custom Research Expands

Freedonia Custom Research begins its fifth year of operation with and expanded staff at both the company's U.S. headquarters and its research office in China.

Bobst to Exhibit at IPEX

Bobst Group will present a comprehensive range of technology and process solutions for the global converting industry at IPEX 2006, including the latest developments in flexo and gravure printing, coating and laminating technology, vacuum web coating and metallizing, and slitting, rewinding, and handingling solutions.

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Ciba Provides Overview for 2005

Ciba Specialty Chemicals reports operational improvements during a challenging year. Armin Meyer, Chairman of the Board and CEO, summarizes as follows.

Stora Enso Receives FSC Certification

The Wood Supply U.S. unit of Stora Enso has been third-party-certified for Forest Stewardship Council chain of custody for all its purchases of raw wood fiber.

Davis-Standard Feedscrews on Sale

To reduce its feedscrew inventory, Davis-Standard, LLC is offering more than 25 feedscrew designs at significantly reduced prices.

MDC Receives ERA Award

The European Rotogravure Assn. presented an Innovtaion Award to Max Daetwyler Corp. for its Starbase Cylinder System.

Compac Launches New Web site

Compac Corp. has redesigned its Web site and revamped its corporate logo.

A&V Distributes Plate Processors

Mekrom has appointed Anderson & Vreeland as its distributor in the U.S. and Canada.

Dalim Joins GWG

Dalim Software has become a member of the Ghent PDF Workgroup (GWG).

Esko-Graphics Closes on a Successful 2005

Esko-Graphics announces a revenue growth of 15% over 2004, with an expected EBITDA of 7%.

Another Record Year for AVT

Advanced Vision Technology reports another successful year, ending December 31, 2005, with increased sales of $25.1 million, a 17.7% increase over 2005.

TAPPI Conference Call for Papers

TAPPI is looking for volunteers to share their real-life experiences in troubleshooting case studies, traditional paper presentations, and basic understanding "primer" sessions.

Cal Poly Conducts Research at LAgraphico

LAgraphico opened its doors to a team of Cal Poly graphic communication students to conduct research on printing press "fingerprinting."

Mecmesin Sells to U.S.

Mecmesin Limited, a European supplier of testing solutions, now markets its line of force and torque measurement products directly in the U.S. and Canada.

Graftalia and Converflex Europe Boast More Space, Market Upturn

Graftalia and Converflex 2006 will take place May 9-13, 2006, as of January 10, already 710 companies have signed up to exhibit, 37% of which are from abroad.

Circonix Partners with Propack

Circonix Technologies, a systems integrator in the converting, film, and web conveyance industries, welcomes ProPack Services as its Southeast sales representative.

Mohawk Now Authorized to Use Green-e Symbol

Mohawk Fine Papers has received certification from Green-e for its paper grades produced with wind-generated electricity.

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