Ken Smott Returns to Atlas Die as President, CEO

ELKHART, IN—Atlas Die, LLC is pleased to announce the recent appointment and return of Ken Smott as president and CEO of the company. “Atlas continues to be the premier die and die system supplier to the packaging and converting industry,” said Ken. “I am both delighted and honored to once again be able to serve […]

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Idealliance, Epicomm Vote to Merge Associations

ALEXANDRIA, VA―The Board of Directors of Idealliance and the Board of Trustees of Epicomm have voted to recommend the merger of the two industry associations to their respective memberships. The Boards approved the merger in separate meetings one week ago and both associations will now present the merger proposal to a vote of their memberships according […]

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Container Graphics Corp. Announces Retirement of President, COO Jim Alexander

CARY, NC—After a long successful career, Jim Alexander, president and COO of Container Graphics Corp., retired from the company on Jan. 8. Jim began with Container Graphics in 1976 as a sales representative in Charlotte, NC. He was promoted to sales manager in Atlanta, GA and then to GM in Charlotte. In 1984, he was made […]

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GOEBEL Schneid- und Wickelsysteme GmbH Appoints New Management Board

DARMSTADT, Germany—The long established company GOEBEL Schneid- und Wickelsysteme GmbH, part of the Italian IMS Deltamatic Group, has appointed its new Management Board. As of Jan. 14, three managing directors will conduct the business of one of the world’s leading providers of slitter/rewinders and winding machines. Former Managing Director Andreas Hollmann has consensually left the […]

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TC Transcontinental Installs New Titan SR800 Slitter/Rewinder

MONTREAL, Canada—TC Transcontinental is one of Canada’s largest printers, with operations in print, flexible packaging, publishing and digital media, and a roster of more than 8,000 employees. In May 2014, TC Transcontinental acquired Capri Packaging, a producer of flexible packaging based in two locations in Clinton, MO, from Schreiber food. As part of an expansion plan […]

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Freedonia Group Acquired by MarketResearch.com

WASHINGTON D.C. & CLEVELAND, OH—MarketResearch.com, a leader of market research solutions and services, has completed its acquisition of The Freedonia Group, a global creator of reliable and unbiased industry research reports and consulting services for more than 30 years. The businesses’ complementary assets are being integrated, enabling existing services to be enhanced and creating huge new […]

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Flint Group Acquires Advanced Color Systems

PLYMOUTH, MN—Flint Group, as part of its strategy to grow in strategic market segments, has announced the acquisition of Advanced Color Systems, Inc. (ACS) located in Tualatin, OR. Advanced Color Systems manufactures and distributes water based inks in North America and also exports to some countries outside of North America. With this acquisition, Flint Group […]

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ACTEGA North America Names Sales Leadership Team Members

DELRAN, NJ—ACTEGA North America, a market leader in the innovation of inks, coatings and adhesives for packaging and printing markets, announced the appointment of its new sales leadership team. The following individuals have all held positions within ACTEGA and are now fully aligned with the company’s goal to focus on the market segments. Global Segment […]

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GAMA International to Exhibit at INFO*FLEX 2016, Updates Product Lines, Opens New U.S. Office

MILAN, Italy—With more than 7,000 installations worldwide, GAMA International is a world leading supplier of cutting edge ink control technologies including viscosity, temperature, and pH controls. GAMA manufacturers automated control systems for flexography, rotogravure, EB coating and lamination adhesives. Working directly with the R&D department of many printing press OEMs, GAMA provides seamless implementation and […]

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Asahi AWP Plates Deliver Quality, Performance

SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA—Asahi’s AWP line of flexo plates and plate equipment continues to gain recognition worldwide for its quality and performance. The AWP water washable flexo plate from Asahi pushes beyond the limit of what was once possible only in gravure printing. And, it’s making it possible in an efficient and sustainable production environment […]

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