Zeller+Gmelin North America, a manufacturer and innovator of printing inks and coatings, was named the 2021 Ink Supplier of the Year by Berry Global

Created in 2007, the BEST Program stands for Berry Exceptional Supplier Team. This initiative evaluates supplier performance according to the company goals and awards the top vendors each year. 

‘Zeller + Gmelin’s effort last year proved to be beneficial, having earned the highest BEST...

Revoria Press PC1120 is certified to print using Color-Logics metallics

According to the company, whether using silver ink or toner on a white substrate, or printing with white ink or toner on a metallic substrate, the Color-Logic system is takes into account the printing device, inks, press profile and coatings unique to the printer. At the same time, it also...

Screen has launched an SC+ Chroma Package for its Truepress Jet 520HD series offering press hardware and software upgrades, a wider color gamut, and SC+ ink

Screen announced the first version of SC ink at drupa in 2016. The ink was designed to be printed on both standard coated and uncoated papers without pretreatment or primer, offering quick drying time and fast absorption.

Demand for the ink’s capabilities has grown considerably as print...

Siegwerk is now offering a new generation of NC inks for flexible packaging applications produced with the most state-of-the-art production equipment at its headquarters in Germany.

For the new generation of NC inks, the formulations have been optimized to match both latest production technologies and current market trends.

The new NC ink series includes colors and clears and is designed for gravure and flexo printing of all kinds of flexible packaging. According to...

DIC Corporation’s wholly owned subsidiary Ideal Chemi Plast commenced construction of a new coating resins production facility in Maharashtra, India
DIC has formulated a strategy for expanding the group’s presence in coating resins markets across Asia. The Indian market, a key target of this strategy, is projected to see annual growth in excess of 9 percent. To capture local demand, in April 2019 DIC acquired Ideal Chemi Plast, having...
VFP Ink Technologies has entered into a license and manufacturing agreement with Nazdar to produce and distribute its electronic ink for the conductive printing market in the US

VFP's core business is developing and manufacturing decorative and functional screen inks for industrial applications, such as bank cards, adhesive labels and printed electronics. This expands on the current relationship between Nazdar and VFP, with Nazdar having sold VFP Credit Card inks in the...

UV-curing and water-based products are angled for inkjet printing

To this end, inkjet specialists were added to the existing team with its profound knowledge of ink formulation. At the same time, extensive investments were made in modern infrastructure for research and development as well as production. In addition, a printing laboratory dedicated for the...

Curtain coating technology is said to improve safety and productivity
'This is the largest single investment made in our Appleton plant for many years and marks the start of a new and exciting journey for the Appvion team,' said Laurie Andriate, CEO at Appvion. 'The investment provides many benefits for Appvion and our customers, including elimination of "...
Wacker Chemie has opened a new regional Innovation Center in Michigan

The research campus is part of the company’s growth campaign announced at the end of March. Wacker intends to significantly expand its market position in the USA and other target regions through investments in research and development, additional production capacities, and accelerated growth....

Siegwerk has launched Sicura Litho Pack Eco, a new sustainable UV offset ink series for non-food paper and board applications

The formulation of the new series consists of more than 40 percent of renewable and vegetable-based components showing a four times higher share of bio-renewable content than the average standard UV ink. 

Furthermore, the series is free of TMPTA, Benzophenone as well as CMR CAT. 1 and CMR...

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