Inks/Coatings/Primers

Sun Chemical Acquires Shares of Colombian Ink Supplier

With the shares of Inversiones Mundial (Grupo Mundial), Sun reinforces its commitment to the printing ink business and the Latin American market

Roland DGA Graphics Receive Avery Guarantee

Avery guarantees for seven years graphics produced on its MPI 1005 Supercast media with Roland’s SOLJET Pro 4 XF-640 printer and Eco-Sol MAX 2 inks

INX Breaks Ground on New Facility

The manufacturing center will produce solvent ink packaging products as well as metal decorating, UV/EB, and water-based flexo ink products

Sun Chemical Offers Water-Based Flexo Dispenser Program

Designed for narrow web tag and label printers, program allows printers to make process, blending bases, and spot colors from the same dispenser

CTI Reveal Ink Adds Food Safety to its Plate

Return to fridge message reveals itself to consumers

Color-Logic Now Offers Two-Color Metallic Gradations

Upgraded Design Suite with Gradation-FX allows designers to blend metallic colors together for special effects

Sun Chemical Offers Inks for Corrugated

SunVisto Advantage HS Inks are said to provide high print quality, pH stability, and color strength

Sun Chemical Marketing Manager to Speak at SMART Roadshow

Jim Felsberg will address issues including low-migration solutions, high-speed inks, and specialty inks and coatings at Uteco’s Georgia facility

AVT & Nilpeter Collaborate on Integrated Technology

New features for AVT’s Microcolor/Mercury digital ink color control system are said to cut start-up time and waste

HP Offers New Ink Solutions at Pack Expo

The HP 45si print cartridge and HP 2580 solvent ink are two of the innovations displayed for product ID markets

INX Showing a Range of Products, Technologies at PRINT 13

Ink supplier will feature ink platforms, curing technologies, and printing equipment, as well as joining Air Motion Systems to highlight PEAK LED-UV

BASF Announces Emulsion for Metallic Inks

Joncryl 2136-A is said to produce stable bronze and aluminum water-based printing inks for paper and paperboard that resist hard setting

Flint Group Announces Narrow Web Awards

The deadline is quickly approaching for entries using inks from Flint, with winners scheduled to be announced at Labelexpo Europe next month

Flint Introduces High-Speed Whites

Veloce surface and lamination whites for flexible packaging are said to run at or above 2,000 fpm with high quality

Roland DGA Ink Wins European Digital Press Award

Judges honored Eco-Sol MAX 2 for ease of use, reduction of harmful substances in its formulation, and outstanding print quality

Sun Chemical Opens Plate Manufacturing Facility

To meet demands for high-end printing, company will produce HD flexo plates with Esko, MacDermid, and DuPont equipment

Flint Group Ink Bases for High-Definition Quality

FlexiBase HDP ink bases, designed for surface- and reverse-coated flexo printing on bags and pouches, are said to offer gravure-quality printing

Roland DGA Products Earn GREENGUARD Gold Certification

Eco-Sol MAX ink, Eco-Sol MAX 2 ink, and WallFlair Removable fabric meet UL standards for low VOCs

BASF Two-Pack Ink System is Alkali-Resistant

Joncryl FLX 5100 emulsion and Joncryl FLX CL 1 crosslinker form a water-based ink system said to be well suited for high alkali-resistant applications

Sun Chemical Raises Prices in Brazil

Price increase is attributed to devaluation of the Brazilian Real vs the US dollar and the euro, as well as higher costs of raw material

Sunshine Plastics Wins Big with Sun Inks

Sun Chemical was a key part of Sunshine Plastics’ flexible packaging Best of Show winner at the recent INFO*FLEX

Aalborg Instruments Announces Start-Stop Pump

The TPV RP peristaltic pump with adjustable RPM is designed to pump liquids of low to high viscosity

OMNOVA Solutions Offers Hollow Plastic Pigment

Lytron HG80 synthetic pigment for coated paper, paperboard, and specialty applications is said to offer high gloss and smoothness

BASF PU Dispersion Aids Flexpack Inks

Joncryl FLX 5200 is said to make it possible to formulate water-based lamination inks with bond strengths suitable for most food packaging applications

TRESU Launches Doctor Blades, Ink Supply System

Chambered doctor blade systems are said to enable accurate pressure, flow, and viscosity control; F10 iCon ink system keeps ink at constant viscosity

INX Digital Offers Eco-Solvent Inkjet Inks

MSS inks are used with Mimaki wide-format printers and reportedly offer benefits to the environment

Industrial Specialties Mfg. Offers In-Line Filter

The Clear-VU EZ Connect Filter is suited for most pneumatic, vacuum, and fluidic applications, including MEK ink

Brand Management Group Partnering with HP

BMG is now exclusive licensing partner for HP-branded sign and display media for latex inks

Clariant Acquires Bayer’s Nano-Silver Ink Technology

Inks are applicable in fast-growing area of printed electronics, including printed circuit boards, RFID, and photovoltaic panels

INX Digital Refines Color Compatible Inks

Triangle brand JVS inks are reformatted to allow press operators to reprofile their printers cost-effectively with quality

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