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Flexographic Tech Announces Graduates

MINNEAPOLIS, MN—In October 2015, Flexographic Tech opened as a Minnesota not for profit Corporation with the mission to teach flexographic press operations through hands on training. Since opening, seven graduates from its 12 week training program have been certified and are now fulltime press operators, running equipment ranging from a Webtron 750s to Mark Andy P-Series. […]

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Bobst Wegmann

Wegmann Companies Adds Bobst Narrow Web Press

ST LOUIS, MO—Wegmann Companies (formerly A&D Label), located near St. Louis, MO, has chosen to add a BOBST narrow web machine as the ideal solution to complete their plant upgrade. Owners Mark and Wendy Wegmann are happy to announce the purchase of a new BOBST flexographic printing press, stating, “We believe the technology of this machine […]

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Since 1970, Zeller+Gmelin have been engaged in UV curing printing inks and varnishes.

Zeller+Gmelin Celebrates 150 Years

EISLINGEN, Germany—This is managed by just very few: As an independent, family owned company, Zeller+Gmelin can look back on 150 years of history. Since the beginnings in 1866, the expert for speciality lubricants, printing inks and chemistry from Eislingen has emerged as a preferred partner of large and small companies. With a two day ceremony and […]

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Flint Group Yunuen Sanchez

Yunuén Sánchez Named Global Marketing Director Flexographic Products at Flint Group Flexographic Products

STUTTGART, Germany—Flint Group Flexographic Products is pleased to announce the appointment of Yunuén Sánchez as global marketing director flexographic products, and as a member of the Senior Leadership Team Flexographic Products. Yunuén holds a Master of Science degree in textile engineering as well as a Business Administration degree and a certification as Six Sigma Black […]

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X-Rite Announces Fundamentals of Color Training Series in North America

GRAND RAPIDS, MI—X-Rite Inc., a global leader in color science and technology, and its subsidiary Pantone LLC, announced a fall Fundamentals of Color Training Series in 14 locations throughout North America. The seminar series is designed to help attendees understand color theory and implement color quality standards in their organizations. Topics covered in the trainings […]

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Domino, MPS Announce Hybrid MPS EF SYMJET Press

GURNEE, IL—Domino continues to innovate and provide label printers even more in the world of digital printing with the announcement of a hybrid solution: the MPS EF SYMJET powered by Domino. The EF SYMJET is a symbiotic combination of a flexo press with the fully automated MPS EF platform and an integrated Domino N610i digital […]

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Nilpeter FA-4*

Inland Packaging Adds 2 Nilpeter FA-4* Presses

LA CROSSE, WI—Long known as a premier label printer for the big beer brands and the entire craft brewing industry, WI based Inland Packaging has risen to prominence in new categories such as pressure sensitive labels and flexible packaging. The printer recently added two FA-4* presses to its operation. Inland Packaging work collaboratively with brand owners […]

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Matt Bennett AVT

Matt Bennett Named President of the Americas at Advanced Vision Technology

HOD-HASHARON, Israel—AVT (Advanced Vision Technology Ltd.), a world leader in print automatic inspection, process control, quality assurance and color control for the packaging, label and commercial print markets, has named Matt Bennett as president of the Americas. In his new role, Matt will be responsible for managing and executing all sales, marketing and customer support activities for AVT in […]

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OEC Graphics Canada Sees Success from Liquid Photopolymer Plate Production

OSHKOSH, WI—OEC Graphics – Canada (Greater Vancouver, BC), a premedia provider to the corrugated and consumer product markets, has been gaining business after adding liquid photopolymer plate production. Producing digital and liquid plates (as large as 50-in. by 80-in.), and mounting services, this manufacturing facility complements and supports other corrugated locations: Union City, CA Salt […]

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Gary Schollmeyer A&V

Gary Schollmeyer Joins Anderson & Vreeland as Product Manager

BRYAN, OH—The appointment of Gary Schollmeyer as product manager for Anderson & Vreeland, a leading manufacturer and distributor of flexographic plate processing equipment and materials, is announced by Darin Lyon, EVP for Anderson & Vreeland Inc. “Gary’s vast experience in the flexographic packing industry, combined with his consultative and technical abilities, give him an undeniable […]

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