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Ship & Shore Environmental CEO Wins 2015 Ellis Island Medal of Honor

NEW YORK, NY—Anoosheh Oskouian, founder and CEO of Ship & Shore Environmental Inc., was named among the winners of the 2015 Ellis Island Medals of Honor by the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations (NECO) at a Gala Dinner in New York City. Ship & Shore Environmental, Inc. is a Long Beach, CA based, woman owned, certified […]

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Esko Kongsberg 50 Years

Esko Kongsberg Turns 50

GHENT, Belgium—Esko is proud to announce the 50th anniversary of Esko Kongsberg, a milestone celebration for the company. Today, Esko Kongsberg is a world leading manufacturer of digital finishing systems with many thousands of installations around the globe. Durability, reliability and precision have always been key values throughout its history. “Over the course of 50 years, […]

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K-1 Packaging Nilpeter

Nilpeter Sells FA-6 to K-1 Packaging Group

CITY OF INDUSTRY, CA—California-based K-1 Packaging Group, which designs and manufactures retail packaging materials, including pressure sensitive labels, flexible packaging and folding cartons, recently purchased a Nilpeter FA-6. K-1’s newly purchased 22-in. Nilpeter FA-6 press will be used specifically to meet the company’s growing flexible packaging business. VP of Manufacturing Eric Tsai explains the motivation […]

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Flexo’s Complements Examined in Forum 2015’s “Multi-Market Commonalities”

NASHVILLE, TN—Flexography may be the most dominant form of package printing, but it certainly isn’t the only option. Aware of rival formats and the potential synergies that can develop from using them alongside a flexo operation, Forum 2015 closed with, “Multi-Market Commonalities: Alike But Different.” Geoff Roznak, from Great Northern Corp., and Rose McKernon, FTA […]

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Mark Andy Announces Expansion of Offerings Into Mexico

Mark Andy Print Products is proud to announce the expansion of its supplies and consumables offerings into Mexico. Customers now have easier access to an extensive inventory with fast deliveries of premium pressroom products. This extended distribution will allow converters and label printers in Mexico access to quality products that drive profitability and efficiency. This additional supply […]

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Forum 2015’s “Gauging Your Flexo Vital Signs” Gives Advice, Caution, Insight

NASHVILLE, TN—Flexography has evolved so much, is capable of such high performance and implements so many technologies, it can be easy to overlook some of the simple things. With that in mind, Wednesday’s Forum 2015 itinerary kicked off with “Gauging Your Flexo Vital Signs: A Basics Reality Check.” Andy Knapp, Flint Group, and Kevin Schilling, […]

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Forum 2015’s Toolbox Tuesday Ends by Proving “It’s Manufacturing NOT Magic!”

NASHVILLE, TN—”How did you print that?!” “What trickery are you using in your aniloxes?!” Looking to dispel any notions of sorcery in the world of flexography, Toolbox Tuesday wrapped up with Part IV: It’s Manufacturing NOT Magic! Kevin Bourquin, of Cyber Graphics, and Bjorn Knutson, of FTA started by introducing Prairie State Group’s Dan Doherty, who […]

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Al Marquardt Forum 2015

Toolbox Tuesday Turns Color Mayhem to Color Control at Forum 2015

NASHVILLE, TN—Aiming to help the packed room at Toolbox Tuesday, Part III get a grip on any color related problems plaguing their print operations, session chairs Kevin Bourquin, of Cyber Graphics, and Bjorn Knutson, of FTA, assembled a trio of knowledgeable speakers to deliver anecdotes, suggestions and guides to go “From Color Mayhem to Color […]

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Tom Cassano Forum 2015

Forum 2015’s Toolbox Tuesday, Part II Leaves “The RIGHT Impression”

NASHVILLE, TN—Part II of Forum 2015’s Toolbox Tuesday session picked up right after Part I ended, with chairs Alexander James, of Harper GraphicSolutions, and Bob Hannum, of DuPont Packaging Graphics welcoming Shawn Oetjen, of Harper Corporation of America, and Tom Cassano, of ARC International to the stage to engage in a back and forth discussion […]

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Cori Devlin Forum 2015

Forum 2015’s Toolbox Tuesday Kicks Off by Decoding Process Control

NASHVILLE, TN—Taking the stage to welcome attendees to Tuesday morning’s Forum 2015 sessions, cochairs Jessica Harrell and Jennye Scott said that, in reviewing comments from last year’s event, there was a common refrain: “Bring it back to the basics.” Listening to those calls, they kicked off Toolbox Tuesday, a four part session delivering grounded and […]

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