• Printing on flutes is on the rise.
Aside from its prepress, workflow and press options for package printers, Heidelberg offers diecutters ranging from the Dymatrix to KAMA, folder/gluer models ranging from the Diana to ECO, as well as cutters and folders.
ECRM announced the formation and launch of the company’s new corporate branding campaign and a corresponding redesign of its Website (www.ecrm.com). The rebranding campaign reflects ECRM’s aim to offer its marketing partners and end users a more “business-friendly” online source for industry information.
Marty Fiorillo has been promoted to the role of vice president of distribution, sales and marketing at Yupo Corp. America. Andrew Madden assumes the role of vice president of sales, thermal, pressure-sensitive labels and general label applications. Ed Burtner has been promoted from director to vice president of manufacturing. And Mike Licata, former manager of technical services, has been appointed director of technical services for the company.
Taag Erickson, NELA’s inside sales manager, has accepted the position of regional sales manager, commercial, for the Eastern part of the United States. David Burkhart, product manager for commercial, will cover the Western part of the U.S., as well as direct NELA’s commercial efforts. The remainder of the field sales force will solely focus on newspaper sales.
Eastman Kodak has named Karl Post to the position of senior manager, customer development, for its Graphic Communications Group (GCG). Post brings 13 years of sales, marketing, and strategic customer and partner development experience in the graphic communications industry to Kodak.
Stora Enso has appointed Trisha Vollandt to the position of senior account manager for its North American operations. Vollandt is responsible for serving major customer accounts in the Western region of the United States and operates out of the company’s Los Angeles-area sales office in Diamond Bar, CA.
Gans Ink & Supply has named Keith Duchene the commercial ink division manager. Duchene has been a field technical representative for Gans Ink for the past nine years. Replacing Duchene in the field is Aaron Sures, who has been with Gans for one year as the pressroom supplies division manager.