INX International appoints Cleo Nomikos as head of European sales

Nomikos has 11 years of experience in the printing industry. He joins INX after serving as the regional sales director of Sheetfed division for Siegwerk Druckfarben. In that position he managed operations for markets in central Europe, the UK, and the Nordics, and led a successful turnaround in...

Acucote launches new cannabis label materials

‘Increasing legalization of cannabis for medical as well as adult-use is fueling an outstanding growth curve in this market,’ said Melissa Harton, marketing manager at Acucote. ‘We created a portfolio of stocked cannabis facestocks, adhesives and liners so that our customers can quickly and...

S-OneLP and Cyngient announce partnership

S-OneLP will now provide Cyngient’s complete portfolio of narrow-web UV/LED inks, functional coatings and HYPERcure and HYPERcolor cold-foil adhesives for shrink sleeve and label applications. 

HYPERcure and HYPERcolor branded adhesives UV/LED are designed for wet lamination for extreme...

Flint Group announces solvent surcharge

The progressively worsening global economic situation caused by the Covid-19 pandemic is placing pressure on the supply chain for packaging inks and coatings. Supply across several raw material categories, notably solvents, is tightening and costs are rising quickly as the market becomes more...

Siegwerk implements price surcharge in EMEA

Certain raw materials, such as alcohol, have been impacted in terms of price and availability as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic due to the increased need for products with disinfectant properties and the potential for government restrictions. Demand for these products, in particular ethanol,...

Polykote adds dissolvable label stock to its portfolio

‘Dissolvable materials are requested more and more due to their unique properties, said John Guzzo, president of Polykote. ‘Not only are dissolvable labels great for the food service and hospitality industries, but they can be used in other applications where label removability/dissolvability is...

Acucote launches series of educational brochures

Acucote Insights is the result of the many questions and issues posed by North American converters to the company’s application development team, which regularly provides customers with general guidance on common sustainability terms and product options in order to assist them in taking the next...

RedButton as the remote printing consultant

RedButton is an online support service available worldwide enabling customers to easily contact the appropriate application engineers. According to the company this support technology is based on a video link combined with augmented reality (AR) and is unique to the printing industry. In...

DSM adds Sandy to its Skins range

Skins Sandy offers sandy-feel textures ranging from fine to coarse and is particularly suitable for overprint varnishes, paper and board, and flexible packaging. Its broad food contact compliance will open new possibilities for textured food packaging. It is compatible with a wide range of...

Inkmaker Shanghai doubles size of its factory

The company will begin operating from the new 35,000sqf facility as of April 7, 2020. The Shanghai factory doubles the size of its current plant and will enable to increase the manufacturing capacity, as well as shorten delivery times. 

‘We had originally planned for this expansion later...

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