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Fint Group Exhibits at Info*Flex

Flint Group will exhibit at FTA’s 2006 INFO*FLEX, April 30-May 1. Attendees will learn about Flint Group’s offerings for flexible packaging printers, including wide web inks, printing plates, narrow web inks and personalized services.

AIMCAL's Applied Web Handling Conference

The core subject matter for AIMCAL's Applied Web Handling Conference, taking place May 7-10, 2006, includes exceptional and innovative web handling techniques, equipment, design, materials, and process improvements.

Artwork Systems and Stork Partner

Artwork Systems Group and Stork Prints announce a partnership agreement to enhance the workflow in the pre-production stages of Stork's direct laser engraving process.

Microtrace Enters Into Letter of Intent

H.W. Sands will represent Microtrace technologies and capabilities to the card market.

Special Exhibit at K 2007

K 2007 will feature a special exhibit, "Plastic wraps it up!," to demonstrate polymers' contribution to the fundamental functions of packaging: protection, information, and presentation.

Unilux Opens Service Ctr. in China

Unilux has opened a Chinese service center at the company's Shanghai facility. Frank Fang has been named service manager.

Matan Demo Center Tour the US

Matan Digital Printers USA is launching its Spring Mobile Demo Center Road Show for promoting the SpringPro digital thermal transfer printer. The mobile demo will tour the U.S., offering live, personalized demonstrations at customers' facilities throughout the country.

Nordson Updates Web Site

Nordson UV Systems has updated its UV Web site (nordson.com/Businesses/UV/IndustrialUV) to include a wide range of industrial applications that can use or already are using UV curing technology to improve product quality and overall operating performance.

XSYS Becomes Max Daetwyler Supplier

XSYS Supplies North America now offers Max Daetwyler doctor blades.

MAN Roland Achieves Record Results in 2005

MAN Roland's profitability for 2005 registered a 57% increase in order backlog. Press orders increased 14% to $1.47 billion, while sales for the web press business area rose 25% to over $1.1 billion.

Become a M.A. of Engineering in Packaging Technology

The world’s first Master of Engineering in Packaging Technology course aims to provide candidates with the skills required to assume senior positions within packaging and packing companies operating in the international arena.

Barrier Coating Symposium Call for Papers

Western Michigan University will host its 4th Barrier Coating Symposium Oct. 10-11, 2006, in Kalamazoo, MI. The design committee currently is seeking papers and presentations.

Flexo Concepts Opens Ohio Warehouse

Flexo Concepts, distributors of MicroClean brand anilox roll cleaning equipment and supplies, has opened a new warehouse in Cincinnati, OH.

Paper Web Site

Paper.com has 15,000 paper products, 30 vendor warehouses in the U.S., and receives 8,000 visitors a day, making it one of the largest paper Web sites.

MetalFX Hits Ipex

Come and see a live presentation by MetalFX managing director Andrew Ainge at Ipex's Showcase Theater April 4, 20056.

Stork Appoints Asia-Pacific Distributors

Stork Prints has appointed two distributors in the Asia-Pacific region: Jet Technologies and Techno Global Graphics.

ESD Seminars and Tutorials

The ESD Assn. is offering several tutorials and seminars covering all aspects of electrostatic discharge (ESD).

Leybold Vacuum Offers Customer Case Program

Leybold Vacuum USA has introduced a customer care program to provide vacuum pump services at Leybold Vacuum or on-site at the customer location regardless of vacuum pump brand.

Kodak Presentations at Ipex

Kodak customers and speakers will share insights, experience and expertise during seminars covering a range of business and technology topics at Ipex 2006.

Birmingham Becomes 'Ipex City'

Birmingham will welcome Ipex with special discounts to all show visitors and exhibitors at restaurants, bars, shops, and clubs.

KBA Customer Satisfaction at All-Time High

KBA North America's customers have ranked KBA highly for satisfaction in fast and easy installation, training, service, wide choice of press models, and confidence in the company.

Expand Into China

China Pack, taking place May 24-25, 2006, will give facts to help visitors assess the potential and find the right route to enter the Chinese market.

Maxcess Promotes Hage

Maxcess Intl. has promoted Marcel G. Hage as president, North America and Exports.

Topas Receives Leadership Award

Topas Advanced Polymers has received the 2005 Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Leadership for its contribution to the medical and pharmaceutical packaging industry.

Huston Patterson Gets a Makeover

Huston Patterson has redesigned its logo in response to its evolving identity.

Omet Exhibits at Label Summit India

Omet exhibited at the first edition of Label Summit India in Mumbai.

LABELMATE Extends Warranty

LABELMATE has announced that its label rewinders and unwinders now are backed by a five-year parts and labor limited warranty.

RFID Boot Camp and Symposium

The TAPPI Boot Camp and RFID Symposium, to be held June 6-8, 2006, will explore the latest developments in RFID applications for the pulp, paper, packaging, and converting industries. The one-day boot camp is geared toward beginners to RFID.

Avery Dennison Malaysia Expands Production Capabilities

Avery Dennison Malaysia is expanding its manufacturing capabilities at its pressure-sensitive materials building in Bangi with a high-speed coater. (ap.fasson.com)

Omet Hosts Open House

Omet will hold an Open house at Innovative Folding Carton April 10-11, 2006. It will feature workshops, keynote speakers and an on-press demonstration.

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