People Making News in the Converting Industry

Doug O'Connell is appointed VP and general manager and elected as an officer at Technicote, Miamisburg, OH. Mario Mucciacciaro has taken a position as

Troubleshooting on TAPPI's Agenda

NORCROSS, GA | An audience of approximately 200 people attended the Interactive Troubleshooting Session at TAPPI's 2010 PLACE Conference held in Albuquerque,

Figures Look Good For interpack 2011

CHICAGO, IL | Messe Dsseldorf, manager of interpack 2011, reports booked exhibit space has reached similar levels as 2008, the last time the event was

Ipex Celebrates Print

BIRMINGHAM, UK | Ipex 2010, held May 18-25 at Birmingham's NEC, demonstrated that the printing industry is back in business, according to Prof. Frank

Bemis Divestitures Go to Exopack

NEENAH, WI | Bemis Co. has agreed to sell its Menasha, WI, and Catoosa (Tulsa), OK, facilities to Exopack Holding Corp., Spartanburg, SC, for approximately

Paperboard Packaging: Packed for Style

Great style isn't just for the fashion runway or interior design magazines. Winners of the 67th annual National Paperboard Packaging Competition, sponsored

Lou Guzzetti

Chairman & CEO of Spinnaker Coating LLC Key qualities of a successful leader | Have a positive, optimistic demeanor aimed at catching people doing something

Special Anniversary For Avery Dennison

Avery Dennison Corp. marked its 75th anniversary as a company on June 2. It was founded in 1935 by R. Stanton Avery, who developed the first self-adhesive label and label-making machinery

California Merger Announced

Western Shield Label Co. reports a merger with California Pacific Label (aka Anaheim Custom Printed Label), Anaheim, CA, with expertise in gourmet food labels and short-run jobs

Industry Is on a Roll

The saying goes: Timing is everything. As Lady Luck would have it, this year's edition of the Foundation of the Flexographic Technical Assn.'s Annual

Sustainability Is the Buzz at PLACE Conference

ALBUQUERQUE, NM | The TAPPI PLACE Conference, held April 18-21 at the Marriott Hotel, attracted members from around the globe, and while attendees from

Economy Recovering, Says PMMI Report

ARLINGTON, VA | The US is in the early stages of a mild recovery, according to the Quarterly Economic Outlook of the Packaging Machinery Mfrs. Inst. (PMMI).

Flex-Pack Students Meet Challenge

LINTHICUM, MD | The Flexible Packaging Assn. announces the winners of its 2010 Student Flexible Packaging Design Challenge. First place honors went to

Agreement a Boost to Brand Protection

BEAVERTON, OR | Digimarc Corp. is joining forces with AlpVision, Vevey, Switzerland, in a worldwide strategic license agreement that enables Digimarc

Harpers Aid School

CHARLOTTE, NC | Ron and Katherine Harper are pledging support for Mount Pleasant Elementary School, which needs 16 Smart Boards, interactive computer

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