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Graham Philip Saunders Promoted to Vice President at Container Graphics Corp.

Graham Philip Saunders has been promoted to the position of vice president, business development at Container Graphics Corp. Saunders was previously business development manager in Container Graphic’s western region. In his new role at Container Graphics, Saunders will oversee our national accounts division, while managing top level corporate relationships and pursuing new avenues for growth […]

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Neil Surber Joins Flexo Wash as Regional Sales Manager

LOUISVILLE, KY—Flexo Wash and Precision Flexo & Gravure are honored to welcome Neil Surber to represent both companies as a regional sales manager. Surber holds a degree in business science from William Jewell College and has 23 years of experience in sales and sales management within the printing industry. Neil’s impressive sales records and his […]

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Glunz & Jensen’s UV LED Technology Expands Business

RINGSTED, Denmark—In May 2013, Glunz & Jensen A/S acquired an initial 16.8 percent stake in Othonia Curing Technology A/S (Othonia). Othonia develops an innovative computer controlled UV LED concept for curing surfaces which is replacing the original Mercury lamp technology. UV LED lamps offer instant on/off technology, removing the need for warm up time. The […]

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Michelle Graham Joins Anderson & Vreeland as Technical Sales Rep

BRYAN, OH—Michelle Graham brings 20 years of sales and flexo experience to her new position as technical sales representative for Anderson & Vreeland, Inc., a leading manufacturer and distributor of flexographic plate processing equipment and materials. Graham will provide technical sales and support for Anderson & Vreeland customers in Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and Colorado. She […]

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KECO Engineered Coatings Teams with Airtrim, Exhibiting at Labelexpo Americas

KECO is excited this year to be exhibiting in one of the largest printing and packaging events in the world. Come see us at Labelexpo Americas, Booth 6011. Operating two of the 23 DuPont Teflon licensed applicators, KECO offers the largest portfolio in the printing and packaging industry. Our coating applications present process improvement strategies […]

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Nilpeter Strengthens U.S. Sales Team With Robert Wray, Tom Strunk

CINCINNATI, OH—Nilpeter, a global leader in narrow web printing and converting solutions, has made bold moves to strengthen its North American brand representation.

 This expansion in external representation will allow for a more direct and focused approach to providing Nilpeter solutions to the North American converter base. Robert Wray, former Gallus employee, joins the Nilpeter team […]

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MPS Introduces UV Flexo Press to North American Converters

BROOKFIELD, WI—Dutch printing press manufacturer MPS is introducing its flagship EF flexo printing press that features a choice of either plate rolls or print sleeves to North American printers. According to Denny McGee, president of MPS America, the EF press is an extremely high quality production press that features both UV and hot-air drying technology, […]

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Brookfield Engineering Marks 80th Anniversary, Offers Discount on DV3T

MIDDLEBORO, MA—Brookfield Engineering is celebrating its 80th anniversary with a special promotional offer on its top of the line DV3T Rheometer which offers a touch screen interface and real time graphical display of data. An automatic 10 percent discount on the purchase price coupled with its unique stand-alone performance capability make the DV3T the “best […]

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Toray Plastics Hires Industry Veterans Anne Ballard, Gregg Ockun

NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI—Toray Plastics (America), Inc., the only U.S. manufacturer of precision performance polyester, polypropylene, bio based and metallized films, announced two seasoned industry professionals, Anne Ballard and Gregg Ockun, have joined the company. Anne Ballard, business manager, is focusing on the growth and development of the label and pressure sensitive label markets. Ballard brings to […]

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AVT Introduces “Turbo” Series of Inspection, Quality Control Solutions for Packaging Applications

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, folding carton, metal decoration and commercial print markets—has introduced an enhanced set of inspection and quality control solutions specifically designed for packaging applications. The company’s Turbo series, which includes Apollo Turbo, Argus […]

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