Antonio Bartesaghi OMET

OMET Gives 26 Scholarships to Employees’ Children

LECCO, Italy—On Dec. 29, 2014, ending a year marked by a further double digit growth in sales of OMET Group, the CEO Antonio Bartesaghi delivered, as tradition, 26 scholarships to the children of employees of the companies OMET and O-Pac who distinguished themselves by the good results obtained in studies in colleges or universities. “We […]

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Glenroy Ready Pour Pouch

Glenroy Inc. Acquires PF Flexibles

MENOMONEE FALLS, WI—Glenroy Inc., a converter and printer of flexible packaging, is pleased to announce that it has concluded an agreement effective Jan. 16 to acquire the pouch converting operations of PF Flexibles—formerly known as Pouch Converting Technologies Inc. or PCTI. PF Flexibles, based in Hartford, WI, has produced award winning stand up pouches, and […]

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Kevin O'Shields AVT

Kevin O’Shields Joins AVT as Sales Manager

ATLANTA, GA—AVT (Advanced Vision Technology Ltd)—a world leader in print automatic inspection, process control, quality assurance and color control for the packaging, label, folding carton, metal decoration and commercial print markets—has hired printing industry veteran Kevin O’Shields as its newest sales manager. O’Shields will be based in AVT’s U.S. headquarters in Atlanta, GA and be […]

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Phoenix Challenge Announces 2015 High School Competition Dates

CHARLOTTE, NC—The Phoenix Challenge Foundation (PCF) announces the 2015 High School Competition dates. The event will be held March 18-20 at Central Piedmont Community College in Charlotte, NC. For the 18th year, graphic arts students and teachers from throughout the U.S. and Canada are invited to participate in the event comprised of a two and […]

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FLXON Walter Hawkins

Walter Hawkins Joins FLXON as Communications Manager

CHARLOTTE, NC—FLXON Inc., the Charlotte, NC based provider of premium SWEDCUT brand doctor blades for the flexographic and rotogravure printing industry, has named Walter Hawkins as communications manager for their North American Operations Center. Hawkins joins FLXON with 10 years of award winning experience managing sales efforts, marketing and public relations departments in the national […]

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Five Keys to Driving Flexo Business

Flexography has had the majority share of package printing for some time, and forecasts out as far as 2020 believe this will continue. The rise of flexo has come in tandem with advancements in technology, which continue to be refined and iterated upon at an accelerated rate. The cycle is a virtuous one, where these […]

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Brookfield 2015 Catalog Features New Instruments, Accessories

MIDDLEBORO, MA—Brookfield Engineering Laboratories has released their new 2015 full color catalog with complete details on all product lines. The 2015 Catalog introduces the new DV1 Viscometer, Brookfield’s lowest cost, continuous sensing digital viscometer. Enhancements to the top of the line RST Rheometer for quick, automatic gap setting on cone/plate models are announced. Several new […]

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INFO*FLEX Sees Spike in Exhibit Sales Over Last Three Weeks

BOHEMIA, NY – Jan. 22, 2015 – Flexographic Technical Association (FTA), producers of the 2015 INFO*FLEX Exhibition today announced that sales of booth spaces have swelled in recent weeks, with 16 companies securing space for the May 4-5 event. The tally now stands at a show floor 90 percent sold with three-and-one-half months until the […]

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Anderson & Vreeland webinar

Anderson & Vreeland Announces Four Part Webinar Series

BRYAN, OH—Anderson & Vreeland, leading provider of prepress solutions for flexographic printing, will present a four part “Converging Technologies Affecting Flexo” educational webinar initiative focusing on improved performance and profitability, beginning Wednesday, March 11. The “Converging Technologies Affecting Flexo” webinar events will be offered the second Wednesday of March, June, September and December at 2 […]

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Sun Chemical Announces Troubleshooting Smartphone App

PARSIPPANY, NJ—Sun Chemical has further enhanced its online troubleshooting guide by making it available as an app for mobile devices. Designed to help customers resolve common technical defects that can arise during a press run, the troubleshooting app, available on Google Play and the Apple App Store, provides solutions to help customers solve any challenge […]

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