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Exec Search Firm Grace Blue Gets Ready For Asian Growth

topix - Commercial Printing News - 7 hours 32 min ago

Asia is undeniably rising. In August, Arthur Sadoun, CEO of Publicis Worldwide said that Asia is a "strategic priority" for the network.

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Building a Culture of Sustainability

PNEAC Hot News - 7 hours 50 min ago
Greening operations is an opportune platform to align employees to your institution's values, provide them with more training for a safer work environment and bolster pride in their employer--all of which results in better engagement. This post outlines six steps for building a culture of sustainability.
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Minimum stroke weight on Black only text?

PrintPlanet.com - 7 hours 52 min ago
Are there issues when using a very thin stroke on black text. Both the stroke and fill would be 100K and set to overprint.

I looked at some PDFs, in Wireframe mode, and couldn't see anything that appeared to be problematic, but I am also not the one creating plates, so I figured it was worth checking.

Any sort of industry standard minimum stroke weight?
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Firming Up: U.S. Rigid Bulk Packaging Market to Reach $7.3B in 2018

packagePrinting Industry Headlines - 12 hours 1 min ago
Growth will represent an improvement from the performance of the 2008-2013 period as manufacturing output and construction activity recover further from post-recession troughs. The resurgence of these segments will fuel rebounds in the production...
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3C! Packaging Continues its Expansion to Indiana

packagePrinting Industry Headlines - 12 hours 4 min ago
CLAYTON, NC—October 14, 2014—3C! Packaging has expanded its operations to Evansville, Indiana to better serve Midwestern clients. The company specializes in pharmaceutical packaging solutions, including the design and manufacture of...
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Brian Bishop to Resign as President of Gallus, Inc.

packagePrinting Industry Headlines - 13 hours 41 min ago
PHILADELPHIA—October 15, 2014—Brian Bishop, the president of Gallus, Inc., will resign as of Oct. 31, 2014. He will become the part-owner of a plastics manufacturing firm in the Cleveland area. With the new position, Bishop will be...
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Nilpeter Names Brian Vincent to Vice President of Operations Position

packagePrinting Industry Headlines - 13 hours 45 min ago
CINCINNATI—October 15, 2014—Nilpeter USA has named Brian Vincent as its new vice president of operations. Vincent will oversee all manufacturing functions, the Technical Development and Engineering Group, Purchasing, and IT in the...
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Mark Andy Print Products Offers New tesa SOFTPRINT Secure Tape Line

packagePrinting Industry Headlines - 14 hours 25 sec ago
ST. LOUIS—October 14, 2014—Mark Andy Print Products, the supplies and consumables division of Mark Andy Inc., has announced the addition of the tesa Softprint Secure plate mounting tapes to its pressroom product offerings. ...
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Fabrico Offers OSHA HCS Labeling Requirements for Products Containing Hazardous Chemicals

packagePrinting Industry Headlines - 14 hours 4 min ago
KENNESAW, GA—October 14, 2014—Fabrico, a company providing manufacturing services for flexible materials and advanced assembly, offers packaging and label printing of OSHA’s Hazardous Communication Standard (HCS), which requires...
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How Your Packaging Improves Customer Experience

packagePrinting Industry Headlines - 14 hours 18 min ago
One area of packaging that often gets scant attention is how the product is shipped to the consumer. Often, of course, that’s outside of the control of the product maker or brand. They may do a brilliant job of packaging their product, but...
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Dell’s Packaging: Mushrooms, Wheatgrass, and Cow Farts

packagePrinting Industry Headlines - 14 hours 22 min ago
Anyone who’s ever had a new PC or laptop delivered knows it comes with a heck of a lot of packaging. You’ve typically got the outer cardboard box, then the polystyrene protecting the device and holding it in place, and then the device...
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Firming Up: US Rigid Bulk Packaging Market to Reach $7.3 bn in 2018

packagePrinting Industry Headlines - 14 hours 26 min ago
Growth will represent an improvement from the performance of the 2008-2013 period as manufacturing output and construction activity recover further from post-recession troughs. The resurgence of these segments will fuel rebounds in the production...
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Luring Hipsters with Craft Soda

packagePrinting Industry Headlines - 14 hours 43 min ago
Named after Caleb Bradham, the North Carolina pharmacist credited as Pepsi’s inventor, the soda is made with fair trade cane sugar, kola nut extract (“a unique, slightly bitter flavor” from the African rainforest), a secret blend...
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Proper Meat Packaging Prevents Waste

packagePrinting Industry Headlines - 14 hours 45 min ago
Packaging for meat and Parakh Agro Industries UHT processed milk in aseptic flexible film pouches were some of the topics discussed by DuPont at the PAC Packaging Consortium’s “A Day in the Life” symposium in Toronto, Canada,...
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REVO to be showcased at APR Open House

Label and Narrow Web Breaking News - 22 hours 11 min ago
On November 12-13, REVO Digital Flexo Revolution will be demonstrated live in the Chicago area.
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Wink continues growth with FST takeover

Label and Narrow Web Breaking News - 22 hours 11 min ago
German diecutting company Wink will acquire FST in order to expand into growing markets.
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Muehlbauer opens second production plant in Asia

Label and Narrow Web Breaking News - 22 hours 11 min ago
The company aims to provide engineering support, local production capacity, improved technical training capabilities, and a significantly expanded spare stock to the growing RFID Asia markets.
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Muehlbauer opens second production plant in China

Label and Narrow Web Breaking News - 22 hours 11 min ago
The company aims to provide engineering support, local production capacity, improved technical training capabilities, and a significantly expanded spare stock to the growing RFID Asia markets.
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Springfield Solutions: Digital suits forthcoming CLP changes

Labels and Labeling - 23 hours 11 min ago
UK-based digital print specialist Springfield Solutions has spoken of how digital printing is allowing it to prepare for the forthcoming changes to classification, labeling and packaging of substances and mixtures in the EU, and to make large time and cost savings during the make-ready process.
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