Merck, Saueressig, Siegwerk and Vrijdag – present RGB printing process at PCD 2018

Merck, Saueressig, Siegwerk and Vrijdag have developed a new RGB printing process with pearlescent pigments that they will present at the PCD trade fair in Paris (Source, PCD)
GERMANY • As part of a joint development project, Merck, Saueressig, Siegwerk and Vrijdag – all suppliers to the packaging industry – have worked together on a new RGB printing process with pearlescent pigments. From January 31 to February 1, 2018, they will now present their new developments at the Packaging of Perfume, Cosmetics &…

ERA – Packaging and Decorative Conference in Barcelona

This years’ ERA Packaging and Decorative Gravure Conference in Barcelona discusses advances and latest developments in technology and markets for packaging and decorative gravure printing (Source: G&K TechMedia)
SPAIN • This years’ ERA Packaging and Decorative Gravure Conference which started today in Barcelona will last until tomorrow and discusses advances and latest developments in technology and markets for packaging and decorative gravure printing.

Siegwerk – Acquisition of Van Son Liquids to strengthen water-based ink business

Piet Deceunynck, regional sales director Central and North Europe, Business Unit Paper & Board und Wim van Mastrigt, former managing director Van Son Liquids shown together with his new colleagues from Siegwerk (Source: Siegwerk)
GERMANY • The supplier of printing inks for packaging applications and labels, has signed a contract to purchase Van Son Liquids located in Hilversum, Netherlands. The family-owned company manufactures water-based flexo and gravure printing inks for more than 25 years.