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Aldred is President, Flint Group Packaging & Narrow Web

LUXEMBORG--Flint Group named Doug Aldred as president, Packaging & Narrow Web--Europe and North America. He will report directly to Antoine Fady, chief executive officer. Aldred joined Flint Ink in 1994 (one of the group of companies that merged to form Flint Group) as a manufacturing manager within Canada and in 1998 was appointed as general manager, sheetfed--Europe. He later became global vice president/sheetfed and in 2005 was appointed as vice president, packaging--EMEA. In 2009 Doug became responsible for all sales and business development in Packaging and Narrow Web EMEA. Flint Group’s global Packaging and Narrow Web division offers a wide range of inks and coatings used for packaging and label printing, including conventional and UV curing flexo inks and gravure inks for wide web packaging and conventional printing - as well as UV curing narrow web inks for flexographic, lithographic, letterpress and screen printing.