Havi recommends INX International’s natural-based inks

Havi focuses on optimizing and managing supply chains, supports some of the world’s most recognizable foodservice brands. Most recently, it has joined forces with McDonald’s Netherlands to create a circular economy partnership. 

‘We are pleased with Havi’s selection of our high-...

Michael Brice, vice president, sales and business development, INX INternational Ink Co and Keith Goldstein, chief operating officer, VerifyMe on Covert technologies: Inks
Moshiko Levhar, EMEA security and brand protection business manager, Graphics Solutions Business, HP on Overt technologies: Digital printing
Ink specialist Siegwerk and Kotkamills have joined forces to create new technologies for printers and producers of fiber-based packaging

Under the motto Together we accelerate change for good, this strategic partnership aims to provide the market with highly sustainable and eco-friendly technologies by combining both companies' latest technologies. The collaboration is based on the potential of water-based dispersion barrier...

H.B. Fuller has introduced two new compostable adhesive technologies for the flexible packaging market

According to the company, the flexible packaging industry is focused on addressing end-of-life issues, such as recyclability and composability. The adhesive holds the entire structure together and, to make the whole package compostable, the adhesive must also be compostable.

The new...

Nicolas Wiedmann has assumed full responsibility as Siegwerk's new CEO

Wiedmann joined Siegwerk on January 1, 2021, and has been intensively involved with the company since then. He continues to drive its most recent strategic transformation to become a circular and digital packaging company. He will accelerate the company’s growth with new business models beyond...

Actega has launched Galacryl 89.501.14, claimed to be the world’s first soft-touch effect decorative coating for laminate tubes

According to Actega, the new water-based dual-cure technology solves the previous issues of long-term scratch, abrasion, and stain resistance associated with soft-touch effects. 

André Soterio, head of sales for labels in EMEA at Actega, said: ‘Soft-touch effects on the packaging are very...

INX International Ink is calling brand owners, marketers, breweries, can makers, and design agencies to submit entries for the second annual Colored by INX Can Design Contest

To be eligible, entrants need to have used the INX Color Catalog to produce a single commercial can design between January 1 and December 31, 2020. Crown Brand Building Packaging won the inaugural event a year ago with a colorful design for Indio Beer Pueblos de México Unido Edición Muertos....

Michael Brice, vice president, sales and business development at INX International Ink, and Keith Goldstein, chief operating officer at VerifyMe, preview their upcoming presentation on covert ink technology at the Label Academy virtual master class on brand protection

Why did you decide to present at the Label Academy virtual master class on brand protection?

Mike Brice (MB): We see it as a unique opportunity to expose the print community to a viable solution to brand protection.

Keith Goldstein (KG): ...

ICP Industrial has signed an exclusivity agreement with HeiQ to bring its antiviral and antibacterial technology, Viroblock, to the graphic arts market

The two companies have signed a five-year agreement that grants ICP Industrial, a division of Innovative Chemical Products (ICP), exclusive rights to implement the Viroblock technology in thin-film coatings for printing and coating processes globally.  

An integral part of the agreement...