packagePRINTING March 2012 Edition


Applied Innovation

The future for the PaperWorks Packaging Group is looking bright. Its growth has been explosive and its customers obviously appreciate the diversity and creativity. Across PaperWorks' 17 facilities, there's a spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship that encourages its members to rethink, adapt, and constantly improve.

Brand Color Consistency

Shop-Vac Corp. has launched a new program for better color consistency that uses data supplied by color measurement instruments from X-Rite Inc.

Converting Focus - March 2012

Converting equipment news, purchases, and installations from Arkwright Advanced Coating, Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd., Heidelberg and Montalvo Corporation.

CPP EXPO Comes to Cleveland!

Leo Nadolske, CPP EXPO president, speaks with packagePrinting, and shares his thoughts (and excitement) on what CPP EXPO 2012 has to offer for attendees, as well as exhibitors. The two-day show will take place at the I-X Center in Cleveland on April 18 and 19.

Featured Products - March 2012

Featured Products for the the flexographic, narrow-web and package printing industries, including EskoArtwork, Agfa Graphics, Anderson & Vreeland, Flint Group, Dupont, MacDermid, Heidelberg, Presstek and PRPflexo.

Leadership Execution —Polischuk

TLMI members who attended the 2012 Converter Meeting in Phoenix were rewarded with a long list of items they could implement to improve their businesses.

M&A Environment in 2012

321 Capital Partners' Erv Terwilliger provides a wide-ranging outlook for mergers and acquisitions in packaging 
and package printing, and reveals some of the most common mistakes owners can make when controlling the sale of their company without professional help. 

Printer News - March 2012

News on printers in the packaging printing industry, including the FPA Achievement Awards Winners, AGI-Shorewood, Rollprint Packaging Products, Astro-Med, Inc. and Menasha Packaging Co.'s acquisition of The Strive Group of Chicago.

Supplier News - March 2012

News on suppliers to the packaging printing industry, including items on Ferrari Spumanti and its partnership with GuidottiCentroStampa for its labels, RH Solutions LLC, Innovia Films, Spinnaker Coating, Flexo Label Advantage Group and ACTEGA WIT, Inc., Avery Dennison Label and Packaging Materials and PC Industries and FiberMark joining TLMI.