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Esko Sells 3,000th CDI to Clicheria Blumenau

GHENT, Belgium—Esko, a leading global supplier of integrated solutions for the packaging, labels, sign and display industries, is proud to announce that Brazilian flexographic repro house Clicheria Blumenau has installed Esko’s 3000th CDI. The CDI Spark 5080 flexo plate making system with Pixel+ is the fifth Esko CDI for the company. Clicheria Blumenau technical manager Alexsandro […]

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Printing press giant Nilpeter has completely outfitted a FB-3 13-in. fully automated servo press at Clemson University Graphics Communication Center in Godfrey Hall. Professor Kern Cox and students observed its operation.

Nilpeter Gifts FB-3 Flexo Press to Clemson University

CLEMSON, SC—Clemson University’s nationally recognized graphic communications program just got better, thanks to a nearly $1 million gift in kind from one of the world’s leading manufacturers of dynamic printing solutions and technologies. Global press supplier Nilpeter USA, Inc. has provided Clemson with a state of the art flexographic printing press valued at more than […]

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Kocher + Beck Celebrates Ribbon Cutting of Lenexa Facility

LENEXA, KS—On Friday, Aug. 26, Kocher + Beck USA L.P., a recognized market leader in the field of magnetic diecutting technology, celebrated the official ribbon cutting for its new state of the art extension to its manufacturing facility in Lenexa, KS. David Morris, president of Kocher + Beck USA expressed, “The 24,000 sq. ft. extension will […]

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Kocher + Beck Hosts FTA’s Mid American Regional Flexo Seminar

LENEXA, KS—On Aug. 11, Kocher + Beck hosted the FTA’s Mid America Regional Flexo Seminar. The seminar took place in Kocher + Beck’s new dedicated training room, which was added during the recently completed 24,000 sq. ft. building expansion. The seminar was designed for flexographic printers, converters, suppliers and prepress providers from all market segments, located […]

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Dave Telken Named VP of Aftermarket Service at Mark Andy

ST. LOUIS, MO—Mark Andy is proud to announce that Dave Telken, who has been with the company for more than 30 years in several different capacities, has been promoted to VP of aftermarket service. During his tenure with Mark Andy, Telken has served in a variety of mechanical design and support roles, most recently as aftermarket […]

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Flint Group Accepting Entries in Annual Narrow Web Print Awards

CHICAGO, IL—It’s not too late to submit your company’s very best in print to Flint Group! Narrow Web label and packaging converters from around the world are encouraged to submit sample labels and narrow web packaging for evaluation by a panel of industry judges. Join Flint Group at Stand 840 on Wednesday, Sept. 14 at […]

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Advance Packaging Marks 50th Anniversary

GRAND RAPIDS, MI—Bustling and active—there is no better way to describe Advance Packaging Corp.’s plant in Kentwood/Grand Rapids, MI. Here, the focus has long been on rogue innovation, as well as continuous and process improvement. Something is always happening at this independent corrugated board manufacturer and converter, a tenured FTA member. Huge developments are on […]

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Siegwerk, Multi Packaging and Printing Partner to Help Meals from the Heartland

DES MOINES, IA—In a joint effort, Siegwerk and Multi Packaging and Printing are working to help a worthwhile cause. Over the past year, Siegwerk has become very involved with a locally headquartered organization called Meals from the Heartland (MFTH) by donating time, resources and money. MFTH is a non profit organization composed of volunteers who […]

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3DT LLC Celebrates 25 Years of Surface Treating

GERMANTOWN, WI—3DT LLC, a true pioneer in plasma and corona treatment, celebrates its 25th anniversary Aug. 1. In 1991, electrical surface treatment was an emerging technology in the U.S. Two young Danish businessmen, Morten Jorgensen and Erik Kiel, brought corona and plasma technology from Denmark where it was invented by engineer Verner Eisby in the 1950s […]

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Sun Chemical Opens Coatings Lab in Carlstadt, NJ

PARSIPPANY, NJ—Sun Chemical has reinforced its commitment to the graphic arts and packaging markets by opening a new coatings lab in its Carlstadt, N.J. research and development facility. The 11,000 sq. ft. investment features state of the art equipment and unsurpassed analytical support for studying migration, adhesion, permeability and other performance related coating phenomena. SEM […]

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