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Flint Group at Labelexpo Americas 2012

Visitors to Flint Group at Labelexpo America, booth #840, will experience an exciting and “enlightening” show program – booth events designed to educate, inspire and celebrate the innovative side of narrow web printing.  Flint Group plans to light up Labelexpo!

Take a ride on the Flint Group time machine!  Visit the Flint Group booth to experience the milestone developments in Narrow Web over the past 50 years!  Visitors take a trip through time to look at past innovations and see what the future holds for the tag and label market.

“We are really proud of our history and the achievements in our milestone innovations,” says Niklas Olsson, Flint Group Narrow Web Global Brand Manager.  “While we understand and fully appreciate that times are changing, we know that only through a continuous innovative mindset will you prevail. We think our history is strong evidence of the efforts we have made; we promise to never ever stand still on the journey ahead.”

In the Speakers’ Corner, Flint Group experts provide insight about current and key industry topics during these focused mini seminars:

There will be plenty of time before and after the presentations to discuss these and other topics with Flint Group experts who are ready to offer advice and solutions.

“We are excited to present our range of new products and engage in customer discussions,” says Global Product Director Flint Group Narrow Web, Jennifer Joyce.  She continues, “From these conversations, we learn about printers’ various requirements and provide our expert advice to them; we get a better understanding of their needs and challenges, resulting in new and more versatile product solutions.”

B.I.N.G.O! – Five letters and a bit of luck is all it takes to win $500 cash!  Visit the Flint Group stand for details on how to win a cash prize simply by visiting key suppliers to learn about the ecological and economical aspects of UV LED ink technology and sustainable products for the Narrow Web market.

Flint Group will continue a well-established event in hosting the 8th Annual Narrow Web Print Awards. Label converters from around the world have submitted sample labels for evaluation by a panel of industry judges! It is not too late to participate - contact Niklas Olsson in Europe at niklas.olsson@flintgrp.com or Deanna Whelan in the United States at deanna.whelan@flintgrp.com for further information.

Daily Prize Draws & Happy Hour Event - 4 p.m. each day – A Flint Group invite card is your ticket for entry into the daily prize draw held each day during our happy hour event.  Enjoy networking and live music by “Rebel Highway” as we celebrate the past and future in narrow web innovations and rock and roll music!

“Preparations for the show are in full swing.  We cannot wait to present a spectacular event!  We are particularly excited to take our visitors for a ride on our time machine – highlighting the innovative milestones reached by Flint Group.  In cooperation with other suppliers and clients, we have developed a set of labels, each representing a specific era of our milestone developments,” says Mr. Olsson.

He continues, “It is truly our goal to inspire narrow web printers to embrace and understand our changing and growing market. Flint Group Narrow Web understands narrow web printing and will continue to be a dedicated leader in supplying inks to the narrow web industry.  Truly, we promise visitors an “enlightening” experience when visiting Flint Group at Labelexpo 2012!”