Bemis Sells Pressure Sensitive Materials Business to Platinum Equity

NEENAH, WI—Bemis Company, Inc. announced today that it has completed the sale of its global Pressure Sensitive Materials business (known as “MACtac”) to Platinum Equity, a California based private equity firm. The transaction was completed for a purchase price of $170 million, subject to customary post closing adjustments. The Pressure Sensitive Materials business was classified as […]

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Yazoo Mills Adds Equipment in Response to Demand

NEW OXFORD, PA—Yazoo Mills has purchased a new high speed, multi knife paper tube recutting line that will assist the company’s focus on the increasing demand for their products such as paper cores for the converting industry as well as other specialty items. Paco Winders Manufacturing Co., based in Philadelphia, PA, will supply the complete […]

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Fujifilm’s FLENEX Flexographic Plate System Makes Global Debut

HANOVER PARK, IL—Fujifilm North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division has announced its successful Clarity Water Washable Flexographic Plate will be included as part of a new lineup of Fujifilm FLENEX flexographic plate systems. The water washable system (digital and analog), previously known as Clarity Water Wash Flexo Plates, will be transitioned and marketed as Fujifilm FLENEX […]

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Trident North America Points to MacDermid’s LUX Technology for Growth & Success

TORONTO, Canada—Two years after the installation of the LUX Plate Processing System in its North American premedia operation in Mississauga, Ontario, Trident reports using the LUX Process on more than 80 percent of all customer orders. Trident’s strategic decision to invest in MacDermid’s LUX plate processing technology in 2012 stemmed from a desire to deliver higher quality and […]

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Green Bay Packaging Acquires MidCon Holdings, LLC

GREEN BAY, WI—Green Bay Packaging Inc. announced the acquisition of Great Lakes Packaging Corporation and Midland Container Corporation from MidCon Holdings, LLC, an Arbor Investment Company. The acquisition is effective Oct. 31 and terms of the deal were not disclosed. “The acquisition of Great Lakes Packaging and Midland Container, collectively known as MidCon, is an […]

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Jeff Dietz, Doug Jones Join Apex Group of Companies

DONORA, PA—Apex Group of Companies, a global leader in anilox and metering technologies, has added two executives to the company’s growing leadership team. Jeff Dietz has been appointed vice president of sales with responsibility for North and Central America. Doug Jones has been appointed vice president of global marketing with responsibility for marketing, advertising and […]

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Sean Sawa Anderson & Vreeland

Sean Sawa Promoted to Director of Sales at Anderson & Vreeland Canada

BRYAN, OH—The promotion of Sean Sawa to director of Canadian sales for Anderson & Vreeland Canada ULC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Anderson & Vreeland, Inc., leading manufacturer and distributor of flexographic prepress materials, processing and efficiency systems, is announced by Drew Elisius, executive vice president of Anderson & Vreeland, Inc. In his new position, […]

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Eaglewood Technologies, Pamarco Global Graphics to Partner

MINNEAPOLIS, MN—Eaglewood Technologies, makers of the Sanilox Anilox Roll Cleaning Systems, has begun a partnership with Pamarco Global Graphics. Pamarco is the world’s largest anilox supplier and will represent the Sanilox Anilox Roll Cleaning Systems throughout the U.S. and Canada. The Sanilox System was introduced in October 2014 and automates on press roll cleaning with […]

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Marvaco 100th Anniversary Managing Directors Mats Lind Kai Lankinen

Marvaco Celebrates 100th Anniversary, Name Change, Acquisition of Linds Flexo

HELSINGBORG, Sweden—Marvaco has celebrated its 100th anniversary, along with a name change following its acquisition of Linds Flexo Ltd. last year. The 100th anniversary, celebrated in the autumn, brings on a new upturn for the Swedish prepress company Linds Flexo, now stronger than ever. With about 100 clients, partners and staff representatives present, this milestone received […]

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Flint Group Narrow Web Awards

Flint Group Announces 10th Annual Narrow Web Print Awards Winners

CHARLOTTE, NC—Flint Group is pleased to announce the winners of the 10th Annual Narrow Web Print Awards that were presented at our awards ceremony at Labelexpo Americas 2014 in Chicago, IL. Not only was it the 10th annual print awards, it was also the 25th anniversary of Flint Group exhibiting at Labelexpo; both very exciting […]

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