FTA’s INFOFLEX 2020 to Focus on Innovation

BOHEMIA, NY—FTA has announced the official theme of INFOFLEX 2020 to be “Pushing the Limits of Innovation.” The event is set to take place April 20-21, 2020 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, OH. The only event in North America that caters to the 10 different segments of package printing—labels, flexible packaging, boxmaking/folding … Continued

FTA Announces FORUM 2020 Theme, Chair and Co-Chair

BOHEMIA, NY—FORUM 2020 promises to have “Color, Brands, Technology: The Complete Package.” The event takes place April 19-22, 2020 at the Hyatt Regency Columbus in Columbus, OH. Chair Hank Welter of TC Transcontinental Packaging and Co-Chair Ellen Farrell of Dupont Advanced Printing have been joined by a committee of industry experts to create a four-day … Continued

Fall Conference 2019 Proved Time Is Money

BOHEMIA, NY—FTA’s Fall Conference 2019 took place last week, Oct. 28-30, in Charlotte, NC. With a focus on saving time and money, the three-day event demonstrated how adhering to Flexographic Image Reproduction Specifications & Tolerances (FIRST), while aiming at a Characterized Reference Print Condition (CRPC6) can yield results comparable to offset printing. The agenda included … Continued

FFTA Accepting Applications for Trio of Scholarships

BOHEMIA, NY—Foundation of FTA (FFTA) has announced it is now accepting applications for each of its annual scholarships. In maintaining its commitment to promoting and advancing the flexographic printing process, FFTA and its affiliates, by way of these three scholarship categories, provided $58,000 in 2019 for both students and industry professionals. FFTA’s three scholarships include: … Continued

FTA Accepting Entries for 2020 Technical Innovation Awards

BOHEMIA, NY—FTA has announced the call for entries in the 2020 Technical Innovation Awards. Any organization or individual involved in the flexographic supply chain—including printers, converters, print buyers, suppliers, designers and students—is eligible to submit an entry. For more than two decades, the Technical Innovation Award has recognized groundbreaking and industry-advancing products, processes and technologies. … Continued