Toyo Ink International
This 2016 Gold Ink Awards entry was submitted and entered into the Folding Cartons category by Classic Color of Broadview, Ill. The Sappi Holiday Gift Box was created to remind Sappi Fine Paper's customers how paper plays a magical role in creating unforgettable experiences, especially around the holidays. The piece was produced on an eight-color, 40˝ Komori Lithrone (GL840) sheetfed press equipped with fully inter-decked UV lamps. What makes this gift box stand out are the fun designs, vivid colors and cool effects using coatings and scented varnishes.
A new agreement between KBA-Sheetfed and Toyo Ink will help promote UV production in sheetfed offset.
John Copeland has been chosen as NAPIM’s new executive director, and will begin his new role on Nov. 1, 2015.
More than double the size of Toyo Ink America’s former headquarters, the new building in Wood Dale, IL, devotes nearly half its floor space to color matching, ink formulation and production purposes. By the end of August, the company expects to begin production of water and solvent-based liquid inks, offset and ultraviolet inks and coatings at the plant.
Commercial printing industry supplier company and personnel news from Printing Impressions’ January 2011 edition, highlighting Innovationdays 2011.
NEW YORK—Toyo Ink International, the holding company for the Americas operations of the Toyo Ink Group, has realigned its printing inks operations. The move was designed to better position the company's marketing and production activities, and improve its ability to bring new products, technologies and services to its global customer base.
Wholly-owned subsidiary Toyo Ink America, based in Addison, IL, will absorb the packaging ink and polymers businesses of its sister-subsidiary Toyo Ink Technologies, and merge them with its existing commercial printing inks operation. Thereafter, Toyo Ink Technologies will be formally dissolved.
Kevin Joyce, chief marketing officer of Kodak’s Graphic Communications Group, is now a member of The Print Council’s Executive Committee. The Print Council is a business development alliance dedicated to promoting the greater use of print media. manroland Canada has named Michael Mugavero as its new vice president of sales. Based out of manroland Canada headquarters in Vaughn, Ontario, Mugavero is now responsible for managing direct sales for sheetfed presses and assisting with sales on the web end of the business, in addition to maintaining his responsibilities for Eastern U.S. sales. At G.F. Puhl, Greg Bumb has been tapped as the new
May 13, 2008—Designed to be used on thin paper, Toyo Ink’s “FD LED Series” of LED-UV curable offset inks consists of a range of offset inks hard dried using ultraviolet rays produced by dedicated light emitting diodes (LEDs). Although the “FD LED Series” achieves the same level of ink performance as UV curable inks dried using conventional UV lamps, it is lined up as a next-generation technology due to the fact that it reduces environmental impact by conserving energy. It is aimed squarely at users focused on printing innovation. First and foremost, UV curable offset inks are regarded as a particularly environmentally