Heidelberg UK targets growth in online consumables orders

The company has reported continued growth in the consumables market. To enhance conversion to its eShop portal, new and potential customers are being sent welcome packs including instructions on how to buy online, consumables product information and a special introductory offer.

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Sun Chemical to increase prices of liquid inks in Europe

The supplier noted that costs have risen annually on a variety of key raw materials used to manufacture inks, including solvents, acrylic derivatives, organic pigments, and polyols and isocyanates, which are the basic building blocks for numerous resins. Additionally, ongoing initiatives in...

Siegwerk partners with Clemson University’s Sonoco Institute

The Siegwerk Inks and Coatings Laboratory will be part of the Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design and Graphics that will provide the faculty, staff and students access to ink technology and ink management processes. The lab will support building capabilities in innovative package design through...

AlphaJET is a new B1 inkjet printing and embellishment press

MGI is a France-based manufacturer of digital printing presses and finishing technology. AlphaJET is said to ‘consolidate the functionality of traditionally separate, disconnected operational workflows such as primer coating, printing and embellishment’. AlphaJET utilizes DuraLink for CMYK color...

Fujifilm Sericol team at Labelexpo India 2018

Rajesh Gandhi, general manager, Fujifilm Sericol, said: ‘Fujifilm has been testing the Sericol JJ ink with Illumina UV LED lamps and found exciting results. With the Sericol JJ ink system, printers can now achieve speeds of 150-170m/min, much quicker set-up time, increased productivity and less...

Siegwerk supports educational charity efforts in Indonesia

Alongside social projects, the company has conducted joint global aid projects with SOS Children's Villages worldwide since 2010, significantly driving the change in thousands of children’s lives.

Its latest project has involved the creation of a digital library, through which Siegwerk is...

Nazdar and Focus Label Machinery partner to drive growth of UV LED technology

The two businesses are now working closely together to demonstrate the efficiency of UV LED curing technology at Focus Label Machinery's Bingham, Nottinghamshire-based offices. With a mutual interest in the technology, both companies share an objective to showcase how – alongside traditional...

S-OneLP EMEA to meet growing demand for digital printing options short runs in the region

Effective immediately, all orders that were processed through BMG Media Source will now be handled by S-OneLP. In addition to offering products like Michelman’s DigiPrime and DigiGuard in select countries, S-OneLP EMEA will present a growing list of products for digital printing of customized...

Effective November 15, 2018, the price increase will be active for all Flint Group Packaging Inks products sold in the US and Canada. Local sales representative will shortly be in touch with customers to discuss a tariff surcharge and price increase for the affected products.

The supplier...

Flint Group initiates price increase in India

The company argues that unprecedented price inflation has been witnessed in resins, titanium dioxide, pigments and key solvents; all of these feedstocks affect the cost base of both solvent-based and water-based inks and coatings.

The company highlighted that resin prices have increased...

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