BASF Introduces Water-Based Emulsion for Metallic Inks

WYANDOTTE, MI—BASF has introduced Joncryl 2136-A, a low foaming, low gassing emulsion for brilliant metallic inks that are viscosity stable and resist hard settling. Joncryl2136-A enables the formulation of stable bronze and aluminum water-based printing inks with excellent printability and good resolubility. The film forming attributes of the polymer contributes adhesion and mar resistance properties […]

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DuPont Targets Brand Managers With Flexo Quality Campaign

WILMINGTON, DE—DuPont Packaging Graphics is taking a new approach and reaching a broader audience to raise awareness about its new DuPont Cyrel Performance Plates for flexible package printing. The new plates are specifically designed to deliver stronger shelf impact, vibrant colors and global brand consistency to benefit brand managers representing consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies […]

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The Provident Group Acquires Custom Flex, LLC

BRYAN, OH—The Provident Group, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Anderson & Vreeland, Inc., has acquired Custom Flex, a leading manufacturer and distributor of doctor blades, end seals and innovative solutions for the printing industry. The acquisition is part of The Provident Group’s ongoing effort to provide continuous improvement in its product offering of doctor blades, end […]

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Mark Andy Announces A New Print Products Business Division

ST. LOUIS, MO—Mark Andy Inc. officially formed a new division called Mark Andy Print Products to meet customers’ needs for printing supplies, consumables and small equipment components. This new division of Mark Andy Inc. provides a broad offering of a variety of flexo and offset items including prepress, pressroom and post-press supplies–just about anything a […]

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AVCE Direct Engraving Material Receives Stork Prints Accreditation

BRYAN, OH—AVCE direct engraving material has received the Accredited Printing Plate Seal for direct laser engraving from Stork Prints, the technology leader in direct laser engraving. AVCE is offered exclusively by Anderson & Vreeland, Inc., leading manufacturer and distributor of flexographic plate processing equipment and materials, and is specifically designed for state-of-the-art laser engraving systems. […]

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Flexo Wash Donates Anilox Cleaning System to Eastern Kentucky University

LOUISVILLE, KY—Flexo Wash is excited to announce the installation of an Anilox Roll Cleaning System at the Eastern Kentucky University Graphics Communications Management Program in the Department of Applied Engineering & Technology. Eastern Kentucky is located in Richmond and has been providing graduates to the printing and publishing industry since the 1960s. David W. Dailey, […]

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Kodak, CTGA Announce Reseller Relationship

ROCHESTER, NY—Kodak has certified Correct-Touch Graphic Arts (CTGA) as a new U.S. reseller for Kodak’s portfolio of KODAK MIRACLON letterpress plates and KODAK RIGILON molding plates. “Kodak and CTGA are focused on delivering customers exceptional value,” said John Anderson, Kodak’s U.S. and Canada segmentsales and product marketing director, packaging. “This relationship will enable Kodak to […]

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Reinhardt: First Products Specialist for HarperScientific

CHARLOTTE, NC—Harper Corporation of America expanded the HarperScientific division and added a new position to the organization. Stephen Reinhardt has been named the first products specialist in this department, a position that was newly created in order to improve the organization’s ability to partner with clients regarding product application and technical support. The decision to […]

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Roland DGA Announces Key Appointments

IRVINE, CA—Roland DGA Corp. has announced several key promotions within its marketing, product management and sales organizations, as well as the appointment of a new marketing director. These staffing changes reflect the company’s continued growth and success as a leading manufacturer of digital printing equipment. “At Roland DGA, we are constantly innovating and improving with […]

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Eaglewood Technologies Partners With Haire Group

MINNEAPOLIS, MN—Eaglewood Technologies, makers of Sani-Blas Anilox Roll Cleaning Systems, has begun a partnership with corrugated machinery supplier, The Haire Group, to offer the Sani-Blast Anilox Roll Cleaning systems. The Sani-Blast systems clean rolls on-press or off-press with a proprietary blend of Arm & Hammer baking soda. The Haire Group has been a leading corrugated […]

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