Uteco to Hold Open House to Celebrate Grand Opening of Technology Center

KENNESAW, GA—Uteco N.A. will be holding an open house to celebrate the grand opening of its new Technology Center on March 26. At the event, attendees will be able to witness a live demonstration of the company’s Diamond 108 press. Between 150 and 300 individuals are expected to attend the grand opening event, held at […]

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BW Papersystems Names Neal McConnellogue President

PHILLIPS, WI—Tim Sullivan, Barry‐Wehmiller Group president and ex‐interim president of BW Papersystems, is pleased to announce the appointment of Neal McConnellogue as president of BW Papersystems. BW Papersystems is a leading global supplier of sheeting and sheet packaging machinery for the paper converting, manufacturing and packaging industries and the largest division of Barry‐Wehmiller. Companies within […]

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Harper Corporation of America Announces 2015 Roadshow Dates

CHARLOTTE, NC—Global anilox roll supplier Harper Corporation of America will once again be touring the country as it shares the latest information and technology from the flexographic industry during its 2015 Harper Roadshow. Harper’s flexographic printing experts will be joined by industry experts to share valuable information and demonstrations that will help businesses maximize their […]

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Tim Sullivan Joins Barry-Wehmiller Board of Directors

ST. LOUIS, MO—Robert H. Chapman, chairman and CEO, has announced that Tim Sullivan has been appointed to Barry-Wehmiller’s Board of Directors. A 25 year team member of the $2 billion global capital equipment and engineering solutions firm, Sullivan is currently group president of two of its largest divisions, BW Papersystems and Paper Converting Machine Company […]

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Phoseon, Flint Group, Mark Andy to Host Seminars on UV LED Curing for Narrow Web

PLYMOUTH, MN—Phoseon Technology, Flint Group Narrow Web and Mark Andy partner to host three comprehensive seminars addressing the growing interest of UV LED for narrow web and label printing. The seminar, titled “UV LED—A Bright Future Awaits!” is targeted toward owners and decision makers of narrow web tag and label converting companies who want to learn […]

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TRESU Group Announces Lightweight, Carbon Fiber Chambered Doctor Blade System

KOLDING, Denmark—TRESU Group has launched a program of lightweight carbon fiber chamber doctor blades, offering improved chemical resistance, optimized flow and safe, easy handling in all flexo printing situations. The carbon fiber composition gives the chamber high strength qualities, enabling a relatively low weight of between 2.4-kg. and 4.1-kg. per linear meter (approx. 1.6-lb. to […]

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Daetwyler Announces Flexo Chambered Sealing Doctor Blade

HUNTERSVILLE, NC—Daetwyler Corporation announces the development of a chamber sealing doctor blade for flexographic printing that incorporates a foam tape applied to the doctor blade to provide a positive seal. Some flexographic presses require foam tape be applied to the doctor blade to prevent chamber leakage, but up to this point doctor blade choices were […]

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ContiTech, SAUERESSIG FLEXO Partner on Printed Electronics

NORTHEIM, Germany—ContiTech Elastomer Coatings and SAUERESSIG FLEXO have agreed to collaborate in the field of printed electronics. The ContiTech business unit, which specializes in flexographic plates, among other things, has teamed up with the full service printed electronics provider. They plan to combine their capabilities and experience to give common customers, such as printers and […]

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FTA Forum Tackles Workforce Training Across All Generations and Technology

BOHEMIA, NY – March 3, 2015 – Change… an intimidating word to some, ignites excitement in others. As the flexo world continues to advance, it’s more important than ever to provide your staff with the proper tools and training to achieve their goals, as well as those of the company. This can be challenging as today’s […]

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Acucote Announces Customizable Tamper Evident Labelstocks

GRAHAM, NC—Acucote Inc. has extended its line of frangible, voiding and tamper evident products to include complete customization. Options for tamper evident labelstocks have typically included the standard silver and white facestocks with the term “VOID” in a diagonal pattern. Acucote is now providing converters the ability to offer their customers a product that will […]

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