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FTA’s Fall Conference Offers Complimentary Tour of 3M Innovation Center

BOHEMIA, NY – Sept. 17, 2014 – Flexographic Technical Association’s (FTA) upcoming Fall Conference, “Beyond the Concept: Innovation in Action,” (Oct. 20-22; DoubleTree by Hilton in Minneapolis, MN), will offer attendees a complimentary tour of the 3M Innovation Center immediately after the conference close on Oct. 22. 3M is a global innovation company that never […]

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FTA Opens 2015 Excellence in Flexography Awards Competition

Entry Deadline: Friday, Jan. 9, 2015 BOHEMIA, NY – August 28, 2014 – Join the “best and the brightest” by entering the flexographic printing industry’s largest and most prestigious awards competition, the Excellence in Flexography Awards, sponsored by Flexographic Technical Association (FTA). This time-honored awards program, first established in 1960, pays tribute to the superior […]

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FTA’s Fall Conference Focuses on Innovation and the Image Carrier

BOHEMIA, NY – August 26, 2014 – Plates are no longer simply “conventional” or “digital.” Instead, today’s plates offer a seemingly endless array of features, such as different dot shapes, surface optimization, plate chemistries, processing methods and automation—and all these can bring about significant improvements to the printer and his/her pressroom. Yet with so many […]

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FTA to Exhibit at Labelexpo Americas 2014

BOHEMIA, NY – August 19, 2014 – Flexographic Technical Association (FTA) will be showcasing its diverse portfolio of membership benefits at its booth (#545) during Labelexpo Americas 2014. On display will be the newest educational publications, including FIRST (Flexographic Image Reproduction Specifications & Tolerances), Flexography: Principles & Practices 6.0 and the FLEXOGRAPHY 101 Booklet series. […]

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FTA’s 2014 Fall Conference & Tabletop to Feature Session on Printed Electronics

BOHEMIA, NY – August 6, 2014 – According to recent studies, the printed electronics market is estimated to reach $40.2 billion by the year 2020, with a compound average growth rate of 33.8 percent each year. Flexographic Technical Association’s (FTA) 2014 Fall Conference & Tabletop Exhibit will address this topic in a session, “Printed Electronics: […]

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Tabletop Exhibit Space 55 Percent Sold for FTA’s 2014 Fall Conference

BOHEMIA, NY – July 10, 2014 – With more than three months before show time, 29 of the 54 tabletops have already been reserved for Flexographic Technical Association’s (FTA) 2014 Fall Conference & Tabletop Exhibit (Oct. 20-22; Minneapolis, MN). Themed “Beyond the Concept: Innovation in Action,” 350 attendees will be on hand to hear presentations on: […]

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FTA Launches New Interactive Online Course: Ink Handling and Maintenance

BOHEMIA, NY – June 24, 2014 –Flexographic Technical Association (FTA) today announces the launch of a new, interactive online course based on its FLEXOGRAPHY 101 booklet series. The course, Ink Handling and Maintenance, provides learners with a complete understanding of the different flexographic ink types and their properties, the proper handling and maintenance, drying and […]

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FTA’s 2014 Fall Conference & Tabletop Registration Now Open

BOHEMIA, NY – June 3, 2014 – Flexographic Technical Association (FTA) today opened registrations for its 2014 Fall Conference & Tabletop Exhibit “Beyond the Concept: Innovation in Action.” The event will take place Oct. 20-22 at the DoubleTree by Hilton, in Minneapolis, MN. Under the leadership of conference chairs PJ Fronczkiewicz, Flint Group Flexographic Products and […]

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FTA Sees Solid Growth During the First Half of 2014; Welcomes 170 New Companies

BOHEMIA, NY – May 29, 2014 – As the demand for quality training programs, networking opportunities and idea exchanges within the package printing and converting marketplace intensifies, the rank and file of the Flexographic Technical Association (FTA) continues to grow — both in the United States and on an international level. From January 2014 to […]

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INFO*FLEX Bests All Previous Records

BOHEMIA, NY – May 7, 2014 – Flexographic Technical Association’s (FTA) INFO*FLEX Exhibition, themed “A Gold Mine of Solutions” proved to be the networking capital of the industry when a record shattering 1,800 plus attendees converged in Baltimore, MD last week for the two-day event. The show took place April 28 & 29 at the […]

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