Consumables-General - Coatings
For the seventh time in succession, Heidelberg welcomed printers and production managers from France, Germany, Benelux, Eastern Europe, Austria, and Switzerland to benefit from additional expertise in relation to coating applications. "Heidelberg’s Coating Days are the most efficient way for Heidelberg to share expertise aimed at further optimizing the productivity of coating applications in conventional, UV, and LED jobs,” said Bernhard Steinel, Head of the Lifecycle Solutions Business Unit at Heidelberg.
Sun Chemical’s work with HP Indigo will lead to the development of a comprehensive range of digital coatings.
USPS will release first-of-its-kind Forever stamps that mimic the feel of real sports balls.
BASF will employ Landa’s nano-pigment technology in a new portfolio of easy dispersible ultra-high transparency pigments.
ACTEGA NA and sealants company Altana AG has hired Kristin Tripoli to its N.J.-based marketing team.
Innovative Chemical Products (the ICP Group) has acquired MinusNine Technologies, a leading formulator and manufacturer of UV/EB coatings, adhesives, primers and specialty products for graphic arts and industrial applications. MinusNine, headquartered in Birdsboro, Pa., will be integrated into ICP Industrial, one of the three divisions of the ICP Group.
With environmental concerns on the rise, researchers have invested time to develop “inkless printing” technologies.
KBA-Sheetfed and ACTEGA Coatings & Sealants have forged a strategic alliance.
Reinforcing its commitment to the graphic arts and packaging markets, Sun Chemical is opening a new coatings lab in Carlstadt, N.J.