Monday 20th of January 2020 09:49:56 PM

Ink Manufacturers Prepare For the Circular Economy

More effective recycling of ink will require technological innovations by the industry Sean Milmo, European EditorApproximately five years after the European Union drew up an action plan for turning itself into a circular economy, it has – at least at the EU level – started a transition to a system of the three Rs: Reduce, recycle, reuse. Across Europe, a ...

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More Trial, Less Error in Water-Based Printing

When printing with water-based inks, it’s important to understand the system you want to use. Abide by your kit’s rules and remember that no two systems are alike. Photo by Bryant Penzo. Here’s how to set yourself up for success with water-based inks. By Nathan Foster,  If you’ve bought into water-based ink’s hand-feel, longevity and sustainability advantages, then you’ve probably also heard ...

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A Screen Printer’s Guide to Buying Your First Automatic

By Taylor Landesman,  When you are a start-up screen-printing shop, there are a lot of different equipment choices. Some printers are on a shoestring budget and others want the best screen-printing equipment. No matter where you fall, many screen printers start out with a manual screen-printing press. This makes a lot of sense given the lower price point and typically smaller ...

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What to look out for at Colour L*A*B* at Global Print Expo 2020

by Paul Sherfield |  FESPA’s Colour Ambassador, Paul Sherfield shares what visitors can expect at this year’s Colour L*A*B* at the Global Print Expo 2020. Device Profiling and Product Process Control will be featured. After the successful and interesting launch of the Colour L*A*B* feature at the FESPA Global Print Expo 2019 in Munich, I would encourage visitors to the Madrid show ...

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Ink Companies and Disclosing Proprietary Information on Formulations

Brand owners and converters are seeking more information on what is in the finished ink, and ink companies are trying to be as transparent as possible. David Savastano, Editor ink world :Meeting regulatory mandates is a major issue for the ink industry. Brand owners and converters want to know what is on the inks they are using, and  ink manufacturers ...

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A Closer Look At the Seven Best Heat Press Machine

 A heat press machine helps you to transfer various designs onto fabrics of all sorts. You can work with various fabrics for apparel, signs, and other things of value to you. But you will need to look around well at the different heat press machines that are available for your use. This guide will help you with finding different heat ...

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Process Control for wide format printing

At the recent Fespa Expo in Munich, process control was part of the Fespa Colour LAB and was included in the tour of feature. This seemed to be a new concept to many visitors. This blog with give a little more detail as to where it fits into a colour managed system and workflows. In this instance, process control as ...

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Toppan is pushing the boundaries of what’s possible with digital print, and improving resource management within Kodak’s sustainability framework.

We all know the advantages of going direct to press for the environment. Direct digital printing requires no intermediate steps to create a printing forme. The print can be produced on demand and benefits from data driven production so variable data is possible and colour quality can be assured. On demand print also means reduced inventories, say five instead of ...

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Digital Inks Market to Grow by $2.3 Billion: Research and Markets

The digital inks market worldwide is projected to grow by $2.3 billion, driven by a compounded growth of 9.2%. Solvent-based, one of the segments analyzed and sized in this study, displays the potential to grow at over 10%. The shifting dynamics supporting this growth makes it critical for businesses in this space to keep abreast of the changing pulse of the market. ...

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Blue Whale Expo 2019 show

Blue whale expo will arrange International Label & Flexible Packaging & Film Expo China 2019 in China date on 10-12 july 2019 in Show Add: No.2345 Longyang Road, Pudong New District, Shanghai, China .it is an flexible and packing & Flim expo .every body are requested to visit in this expo.it is helpful expo .comming soon others news after expo.

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