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Canflexographics to Sell Flexo Concepts’ TruPoint Orange, Doctor Blades in Canada

PLYMOUTH, MA—Flexo Concepts has signed Canflexographics Ltd. as a distributor of its TruPoint doctor blade products in Canada. Canflexographics will have exclusive distribution rights for the new TruPoint Orange doctor blade in the narrow web market. The Ontario based company will also represent the TruPoint line of blades in the local wide web, envelope, and […]

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Brad Williams Joins Flexo Concepts as OEM Account Executive

PLYMOUTH, MA—Flexo Concepts announced today that Brad Williams has joined the company as OEM account executive. “Brad will help drive TruPoint doctor blade revenues through existing and emerging OEM partnerships and major accounts,” said Herb Cole, North America sales manager. His territory will include the central U.S. where he will provide in plant support for […]

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Trevor Schroeder Joins Harper Corporation of America as West Coast Graphic Advisor

CHARLOTTE, NC—Global anilox roll supplier Harper Corporation of America prides itself on having a highly trained and knowledgeable staff to provide exceptional service and innovation. In upholding these high standards, the company is excited to welcome Trevor Schroeder as the West Coast graphic advisor for the Harper GraphicSolutions division. Schroeder will be a strong asset to […]

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Roland DGA Launches VersaUV LEG-640FT

IRVINE, CA—Roland DGA has introduced the VersaUV LEJ-640FT UV-LED flatbed printer, capable of printing on substrates up to 6-in. thick and weighing as much as 220 pounds. Featuring a 64-in. (W) by 98-in. (L) bed, the LEJ-640FT flatbed UV printer easily handles popular 4-ft. by 8-ft. sheets. A rigid, all steel frame reduces vibration. Adjustable […]

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Brookfield Model QB Lab Stand Now Available

BrookMIDDLEBORO, MA—Brookfield Engineering is making viscosity measurement easier than ever with the new Model QB Quick Action Lab Stand. The spring loaded Model QB simplifies your testing process. With the push of a button, the viscometer glides up and down, allowing for quick positioning, rapid sample change and improved laboratory efficiency. The Model QB is […]

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Esko Names Rory Marsoun VP, Flexo Business Development

MIAMISBURG, OH—Esko announces that Rory Marsoun has been promoted as VP flexo business development. In his new role, Marsoun will determine the direction of the flexo business in North America, acting as a liaison with the company’s product development staff in Germany. He will also be involved with strategic and marketing direction and supporting the North […]

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GMG Integrates GMG OpenColor, GMG ColorProof With DIC COLORCLOUD

TUEBINGEN, Germany—GMG GmbH & Co KG announces that DIC COLORCLOUD will be integrated with its award-winning GMG OpenColor and GMG ColorProof platforms. GMG OpenColor was developed to facilitate high quality spot color based proofing dedicated for packaging applications. It precisely predicts spot to process overprints and saves costs by reducing the number of press fingerprints or […]

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Archroma to Acquire BASF Textile Chemical Business

REINACH, Switzerland—Archroma, a global leader in specialty chemicals for the textile, paper and emulsions sectors and a portfolio company of U.S. based private investment firm SK Capital Partners, announced that they have entered an agreement to acquire the global textile chemicals business of BASF. The business being acquired delivers products and technologies across the entire […]

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BASF Names Gerry Podesta Senior Vice President

CHARLOTTE, NC—BASF has announced the appointment of Gerry Podesta as the senior vice president for the dispersions and pigments business in North America effective Nov. 1. Podesta succeeds Derek Fairclough, who will lead BASF’s Environmental, Health, Safety & Security organization, also effective Nov. 1. Most recently, Podesta served as the senior vice president for BASF’s […]

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Nilpeter Welcomes Brian Vincent as Vice President of Operations

CINCINNATI, OH—Brian Vincent has joined Nilpeter USA Inc. as its vice president of operations. Vincent will be responsible for all manufacturing functions, the Technical Development & Engineering Group, Purchasing and IT in Cincinnati. Vincent comes from R.A. Jones, a company designing and building complex packaging machinery solutions for the consumer goods, food and beverage market. In […]

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