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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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Forum 2014 Breaks New Ground, Shatters Old Records

BOHEMIA, NY – May 7, 2014 – Flexographic Technical Association’s (FTA) 2014 Annual Forum, themed Breaking New Ground did just that at last week’s four-day event, April 27-30. Attendance records were shattered. Educational and technical content was at its finest. Networking was continuous and constant. Subject matter inspired dialogue and discussion. Chaired by Pepper Stokes, […]

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Dr. J. Page Crouch Inducted Into FTA’s Flexo Hall of Fame

BALTIMORE, MD – April 27, 2014 – Dr. J. Page Crouch, alumni professor emeritus of graphic communications at Clemson University, Clemson, SC, was inducted into Flexographic Technical Association’s Hall of Fame. Installation came before a crowd of nearly 1,000 at a gala awards banquet, held in conjunction with FTA’s Annual Forum. Crouch became the 52nd […]

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Esko’s Equinox Wins FTA’s 2014 Technical Innovation Award

BALTIMORE, MD – April 27, 2014 – Flexographic Technical Association tonight named Esko’s Equinox software technology a winner of its 2014 Technical Innovation Award in the prepress graphics category. “There’s a lot of great new flexo technology out there. For a committee of industry experts to objectively select Equinox as the most valuable technology of […]

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Master Packaging, Inc. Earns FTA TEST Leadership Award

BALTIMORE, MD – April 27, 2014 –After attending 2012 Forum, Mary Jean Irving, president and chief executive officer of Master Packaging, Inc., became aware of the Flexographic Image Reproduction Specifications & Tolerances (FIRST) Certification program. Her company immediately began exploring how FIRST works, the various certification levels and how to enroll employees. Two years later, […]

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