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Omet Announces Double Unwinding System, Flat Bed Hot Foil

LECCO, Italy—Omet took the occasion of its recent open house to launch a simple, yet effective innovation aimed at saving time and reducing general waste during job changeovers on its printing presses. The innovation concerns the insertion inline of a double unwinder, a semi automatic unwinding system for ultra fast change of the printing substrate. […]

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Peter Mulheran Promoted to Sales Manager at Eaglewood Technologies

Eaglewood Technologies, LLC, makers of Sanilox Anilox Roll Cleaning Systems, have announced the promotion of Peter J. Mulheran to sales manager. Mulheran will be responsible for managing the product portfolio both domestically and internationally, as well as promoting Sanilox sales and the Sani-Blast Service department. Mulheran was active in the development of the Sanilox System which […]

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Windmoeller & Hoelscher President Hans Deamer to Retire

LINCOLN, RI—After 35 years of service, Hans Deamer, president and treasurer of Windmoeller & Hoelscher Corporation, is retiring. Deamer left his native England with his family in 1979 to begin his career with W&H as product manager, printing presses, when the company had only 11 employees. He became senior VP of Sales in 1990, then […]

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Flint Group Introduces FlexoToolbox App

During the North American INFO*FLEX exhibition, Flint Group Flexographic Products presented its new FlexoToolbox app for iPhone, iPad and Android devices, which is now commercially available on the global market. This interactive collection of tools incorporates many different functions for simplifying and standardizing flexo prepress, plate making and process control. The app can assist platemakers […]

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Paul Teachout Joins Nilpeter as Vice President of Sales And Marketing

CINCINNATI, OH—Trusted leader in narrow web printing and converting solutions Nilpeter is proud to announce that Paul Teachout has joined the company as the vice president of sales and marketing for Nilpeter USA Inc. With more than 30 years of combined market experience Teachout brings rich industry knowledge to the Nilpeter team. Teachout will have complete […]

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Provident Appoints Andy Gillis as General Manager

BRYAN, OH—Drew Elisius, vice president of operations for Anderson & Vreeland, Inc., announced the appointment of Andrew Gillis as general manager for Provident LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Anderson & Vreeland, Inc. In his new position, Gillis will be responsible for all sales, manufacturing, customer service, purchasing, warehousing, technical service and support for a […]

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ContiTech Brings Flexographic Printed Solar Cells to LOPEC

HANOVER, Germany—A new kind of process is set to bring about a lasting reduction in solar cell production costs in the future—and will make Germany competitive again in this segment. The role ContiTech is playing in this development will be demonstrated by the company at this year’s LOPEC, the trade show for printed electronics. Exhibits […]

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Positive Reception for New EB, EF Flexo Presses at MPS Open House

DIDAM, The Netherlands—MPS has announced a successful open house, held May 14, 15 and 16, at company headquarters in Didam, The Netherlands. Live demonstrations of the new EB flexo and EF multi-substrate presses were held to show how the two can benefit label print production processes and both received a very positive reception from visitors. […]

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xpedx, Unisource Merger to Be Named Veritiv

MEMPHIS, TN and NORCROSS, GA—xpedx, a business of International Paper, and Unisource Worldwide, Inc., have announced that they have chosen the name Veritiv for the leading distribution solutions company that will be created upon completion of their merger. The name Veritiv comes from the roots of three words: “verity,” meaning true, and “active” and “connective.” Common stock […]

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OEC Graphics to Host HP Indigo 20000 Digital Beta Press

OSHKOSH, WI—OEC Graphics announced recently that OEC’s Union City, CA facility is to host and represent one of three deployments of the new HP 20000 digital flexible packaging presses worldwide. This 30-in. wide device will allow OEC to design and facilitate new brand packaging opportunities previously denied to the flexible packaging market. By combining OEC’s strengths […]

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