TC Transcontinental Inc. Buys Capri Packaging

MONTREAL, Canada—Transcontinental Inc. will acquire Capri Packaging, a supplier of printed flexible packaging, located in Clinton, MO, at a price of $133 million. The transaction is subject to regulatory approval in the U.S. Capri Packaging is a division of Schreiber Foods, a $5 billion employee owned dairy company, located in Green Bay, WI. TC Transcontinental […]

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Tailored Label Products Is “Manufacturer of The Year”

MENOMONEE FALLS, WI—Strong corporate leadership and a commitment to investing in new technology, continuous process improvement and employee training and development; these were all deciding factors in Tailored Label Products (TLP) securing its second Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Grand Award (MOTY). The manufacturer of high performance labels, tags and die cut adhesives now stands […]

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RockTenn Establishing West Coast Mill

NORCROSS, GA—RockTenn is set to acquire the Simpson Tacoma Kraft Paper Mill located in Tacoma, WA. Word is the purchase price is near $343 million. RockTenn has committed to invest $60 million in the facility by 2017. Last year, the mill produced 465,000 tons on two paper machines and two pulp dryers that made paper […]

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Pileggi Named Technical Sales Rep, Anderson & Vreeland

BRYAN, OH—Tony Pileggi has been appointed technical sales representative for Anderson & Vreeland Canada, ULC, leading manufacturer and distributor of flexographic plate processing equipment and materials. His hiring was announced by Sean Sawa, western regional manager. “Tony’s extensive knowledge and flexo experience, in tandem with A&V’s leading product lines and technologies, will make for a […]

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D’Angelo Joins Goss International as Managing Director, Americas

DURHAM, NH—Goss International has appointed Mike D’Angelo, an executive with more than 30 years of experience in the printing and packaging industries, to the newly created position of managing director for the Americas. D’Angelo will lead the extensive Goss sales, service and support organization addressing requirements of commercial, packaging and newspaper printing operations throughout North […]

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Forum 2014 to Debunk Flexo Myths, Misconceptions in All New Mythbusters Session

Feb. 27, 2014—Myth: It’s nearly impossible to steal print jobs back to flexo from gravure. Myth: A 60-degree hex cell shape is the best anilox engraving. Myth: You can’t get an accurate ink standard without putting the sample on press. These are just a sampling of the myths that will be disputed, debated and debunked […]

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Creagraphics Is Comexi’s New Representative in Mexico

GIRONA, Spain—Comexi Group, a leading specialist in machinery solutions for the flexible packaging conversion industry, has reached a representation agreement with the company Creagraphics in Mexico. Under this agreement, Creagraphics assumes the promotion and sale of Comexi’s machinery and spare parts. Similarly, the Mexican company will manage a spare parts store itself under the name […]

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PCMC Welcomes Rich Stratz to PCL Sales Team

GREEN BAY, WI—Paper Converting Machine Company (PCMC), a leading supplier of high-performance converting machinery for the global tissue, nonwovens, package printing and envelope manufacturing industries, is pleased to announce the addition of Rich Stratz to the PCL Sales team. Stratz will function as the new PCL wide web strategic account manager for North America and […]

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Anderson & Vreeland Now Offers Screen USA Packaging Solutions

BRYAN, OH—With its appointment as a distributor of Screen USA packaging solutions throughout North America, Anderson & Vreeland now offers a unique combination of digital imaging systems, integrated workflows and inkjet printers designed for flexo applications. “Screen’s packaging solutions will complement our innovative lineup of best in class products for flexo and letterpress, so we […]

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Mark Andy Open House Set for March 25-27

CHESTERFIELD, MO—”Drive profitability” is the theme of an open house to be hosted at Mark Andy, March 25-27. The firm plans to share the latest news on its award-winning equipment, education, support, and supplies to improve print operation, enabling its customers to adapt, grow and succeed. The Open House marks the first formal debut of […]

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