FTA Signs On As Inaugural Sponsor of Clemson’s VR Print Training Platform

CLEMSON, SC—FTA has signed on as the inaugural sponsor for Clemson University’s new virtual print training platform developed by the Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design and Graphics. The Sonoco Institute’s new virtual print platform features a highly immersive and engaging print lab where users can operate a press and utilize all of the tools and … Continued

Anilox Rolls for Coatings

When print designers of the past thought of adding value to the printing for a product, they thought about plate screens, color combinations and fineness of print. For many years, added value also meant hot-foil stamping, cold foil, couponing or some other downstream enhancement. Today, 4-color process—and to a large degree 7-color process—have become well-established, … Continued

Dave Nieman, a Three-Decade Supporter of FTA, Joins the FTA Hall of Fame

The coach of “Team Flexo” Has Forever Enabled Others to Succeed & Brought Out the Best in His Players The bronzed bust of John Madden joined the sculpted facades of fellow NFL coaching greats Vince Lombardi, Don Shula, George Allen and 20 others enshrined in Canton, OH when he was inducted into the Pro Football … Continued

FTA’s Fall Conference 2019 Is Headed to Charlotte

BOHEMIA, NY – February 6 , 2019 – FTA is taking its annual Fall Conference, themed “Time Is Money,” to Charlotte, North Carolina. The event, which will gather more than 375 attendees in what many consider the hotbed of Southeast printers, takes place Oct. 28-30 in the heart of downtown at the Sheraton Charlotte Hotel. … Continued