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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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Accredo Packaging, Avery Dennison Cited for “Excellence in Sustainability”

BALTIMORE, MD – April 27, 2014 – One printer, one product, two journeys—each focusing on people, planet and profit—took all accolades in Flexographic Technical Association’s newly minted 2014 Sustainability Excellence Awards competition. By name, this year’s honorees, recognized tonight at the gala awards banquet staged in conjunction with FTA’s Annual Forum, and their respective category […]

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Two Recipients Honored With FTA’s 2014 President’s Awards

BALTIMORE, MD – April 27, 2014 –At tonight’s Annual Awards Program and Banquet, Flexographic Technical Association (FTA) named Robb Frimming, print services director at SCHAWK! and Paul Teachout, technical/OEM accounts manager at Harper Corporation of America as the recipients of its 2014 President’s Award. The honor is given annually to those individuals who have made […]

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All Printing Resources / SpotOn! Press Collaboration Takes FTA’s 2014 Technical Innovation Award

BALTIMORE, MD – April 27, 2014 – SpotOn! Flexo, the joint venture between All Printing Resources (APR) and SpotOn! Press, was announced tonight as a winner of FTA’s 2014 Technical Innovation Award in the prepress pressroom category. “On behalf of APR, we are honored to be recognized with the prestigious FTA Technical Innovation Award for […]

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INFO*FLEX Solutions Theater Schedule Announced

BOHEMIA, NY—Later this month (April 28 & 29) the INFO*FLEX show floor will be humming with activity. Thousands of attendees will converge in Baltimore, MD to browse the 10 aisles lined with exhibitors showcasing the future of package printing and converting. In addition to the 260 booth units, the show floor will feature a dedicated […]

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“Managing Pressroom Efficiencies” Session Makes Debut on FTA’s 2014 Forum Agenda

March 19, 2014—On Sunday, April 27 the “Managing Your Pressroom Efficiencies” session will make its debut on a Forum agenda. The two-hour session, chaired by Ron Henderson, Clopay Plastic Products and Randy Green, Printpack, will share best practices and techniques for Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) in the pressroom Ideal for flexographic printers, prepress providers and […]

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INFO*FLEX: Five Booths Available on Expanded Show Floor

March 12, 2014—Flexographic Technical Association (FTA), producers of INFO*FLEX, the definitive networking event for the package printing and converting industry, today announced that only five booths remain available on the show floor. The exhibition takes place April 28 and 29 from 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD and […]

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Forum 2014: Kickoff Session Features Procter & Gamble Co., Delves Deep Into Expanded Gamut

Feb. 4, 2014—Forum 2014, the world’s premier educational conference for the package printing and converting marketplace will officially kickoff on Sunday, April 27 (Baltimore, MD) with an in-depth, all-new focus on expanded gamut (EG) printing. The session, formally titled “Expanded Gamut Printing, the Customer and You!” will headline a representative from one of the world’s […]

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FTA Launches Interactive Online Course: An Introduction to Flexography

BOHEMIA, NY – January 23, 2014—Flexographic Technical Association (FTA) today announces the launch of a new, interactive online course based on its FLEXOGRAPHY 101 booklet series. The course, An Introduction to Flexography, provides learners with a solid grasp of the fundamentals of flexography. Ideal for beginners, or those wanting a refresher, this 30-40 minute course offers […]

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