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Phoenix Challenge High School Winners Announced
April 7, 2015

Competition was stiff among top high school performers from across North America in the Phoenix Challenge High School Flexo Competition. A total of 19 teams participated, a total which has grown every year since the Phoenix Challenge high school program began in 1998.

Data Points: Are you ready for GHS?
March 1, 2015

On June 15, 2015, chemical manufacturers, suppliers, and distributors in the United States must comply with the new Hazard Communication Standard for hazardous chemical labeling. The new standards stem from the United Nations’ Globally Harmonized System of Classification (GHS). This means that all chemicals considered “hazardous” must have a Safety Data Sheet (SDS) and be identifiable with a standardized label that includes product identifiers, explanation of the danger, and a pictogram conveying the danger.

Industry News - February 2015
February 1, 2015

Industry news on the package printing industry including KBA, Prolamina Corp., Amcor, Harper Corp. of America, Pamarco, Print UV Conference, Mark Andy, Converters Expo, Spartanics, MacDermid Printing Solutions, Highcon, Sun Chemical, Anderson & Vreeland, and Colordyne Technologies

Invisible Packaging
December 17, 2014

Scotch Magic Tape's packaging really emphasizes the "invisible" aspect of the product.

APR Open House Focuses on Expanded Color Gamut
June 13, 2013

An open house focused on the latest flexographic technology and techniques for Expanded Color Gamut (ECG) will take place June 19 at All Print Resources Glendale Heights, IL, facility.

FTA Forum 2013
April 1, 2013

The Flexographic Technical Association (FTA) is all set to celebrate its 55th anniversary at its big bash—the annual FTA Forum and INFO*FLEX exhibition. With a theme of "Right Here. Right Now.", this year's technical conference and exhibition will take place at the San Diego Convention Center in beautiful San Diego, California from April 28 to May 1.

INFO*FLEX 2013 Expands Show Floor
March 8, 2013

In response to overwhelming demand, Flexographic Technical Association (FTA) has added 15 additional booths to the previously sold-out INFO*FLEX show floor. INFO*FLEX, the industry’s most comprehensive networking event for the packaging, printing and converting industries, will take place April 29-30, 2013 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego.

Food Safety Among Hot Topics at FTA 2013 Forum
February 15, 2013

Kicking off FTA’s 2013 Forum: Right Here, Right Now (April 28–May 1; San Diego) is a session focused on the regulations, certifications and food safety initiatives that are fast becoming a must for the modern food packager. Dubbed “Life is Full of Options...Complying with Food Safety is Not One of Them!" the session provides much more than a glimpse into food safety.

New Sales Agent for CTC
February 13, 2013

Seeking to strengthen its presence in Australia and New Zealand, CTC has enlisted Nekkorb Solutions as its new sales agent for its Label Automation line of products in the area.