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Packaging That Targets Our Senses

Helen Rallis In today’s busy world, where people are being stretched for time and are always on the go, it may come as no surprise that 76 percent to 82 percent of all shoppers make in store decisions when purchasing products. According to a 2014 study by A.R.E. | POPAI, the New Association, 62 percent […]

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Sun Chemical to Acquire Colmar Inks Corp.

PARSIPPANY, NJ—Sun Chemical has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire certain assets and liabilities of Colmar Inks Corp. based in Ontario, Canada. Colmar’s customer lists, contracts and finished inventory will be included in the acquisition. The transaction is expected to close during the first quarter in 2016. The acquisition will allow Sun Chemical to […]

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Color Management: Taking A Look From The Ink Maker’s Perspective

Tom DeBartolo & Jim Felsberg When done correctly, color management is like a non blemished apple. Nobody wants to buy an apple that is bruised and dented. The same can be said when a brand’s colors do not translate properly on its packaging. Approximately 60 percent of shoppers make purchasing decisions based on color, and […]

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Sun Chemical Opens 6 Color Centers in Latin America

BOGOTÁ, Colombia—Sun Chemical reinforced its commitment to customers in Latin America with the opening of six color centers. Located in San Salvador, El Salvador; Mexico City, Mexico; Cali, Colombia; Lima, Peru; São Paulo, Brazil and Santiago, Chile, the color centers will build the foundation for customers in the region to implement a digitally color managed […]

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Keara Wingert and Rachel Radewahn of Waukesha County Technical accept their first place award from Bettylyn Krafft of Phoenix Challenge Foundation.

2015 Phoenix Challenge High School Competition Winners Announced

CHARLOTTE, NC—After two and a half days of a spirited, multi functional competition at the 2015 International Phoenix Challenge High School Flexo Competition, the prizes were awarded to this year’s top performers. First place was awarded to Keara Wingert and Rachel Radewahn, from Waukesha County Technical in Pewaukee, WI. The pair won the first place […]

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Sun Chemical Releases 2014 Corporate Sustainability Report

PARSIPPANY, NJ—Sun Chemical released its 2014 Corporate Sustainability Report, which both details its continued data driven metrics reporting and highlights specific examples of new eco efficient products and services. Sun Chemical’s latest sustainability report first focuses on its data driven sustainability efforts by reporting the performance measurement for seven key sustainability metrics: energy consumption/conservation at […]

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Sun Chemical Announces Troubleshooting Smartphone App

PARSIPPANY, NJ—Sun Chemical has further enhanced its online troubleshooting guide by making it available as an app for mobile devices. Designed to help customers resolve common technical defects that can arise during a press run, the troubleshooting app, available on Google Play and the Apple App Store, provides solutions to help customers solve any challenge […]

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Sun Chemical Announces SunVisto Anilox Renew, SunVisto Power Scrub

PARSIPPANY, NJ—Printers looking for a high performance and environmentally friendly cleaning solution which effectively helps scour heavily soiled plates and anilox rollers can now use Sun Chemical’s newest consumable technology, the SunVisto Anilox Renew and the SunVisto Power Scrub. SunVisto Anilox Renew is a highly concentrated cleaner designed to provide a deep cleaning foam that […]

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Prairie State Labels Sees Quick ROI From Brookfield AST-100

CHICAGO, IL—Brookfield Engineering Laboratories Inc., a world leader in viscosity measurement and control for more than 80 years, has provided a multi station viscosity control solution to Prairie State Group, a custom printer and laminator of flexible packaging and pressure sensitive labels near Chicago, IL. Prairie State is a completely self contained operation that includes state […]

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Sun Chemical Receives Esko HD Plate Certification

PARSIPPANY, NJ—Sun Chemical received HD plate certification by Esko for its SunGraphics HD plates. In order to obtain HD plate certification from Esko, Sun Chemical must go through a rigorous approval process which is granted when samples are sent to Esko to be checked for smooth printed HD dots, increased density from micro cell and […]

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