Flint Group News & Information

1450 Gum Rosin

Gum Rosin shortages hit Hexion Speciality Chemicals – Announcement Force Majeure in Europe for Phenolic Resins – No immediate effect on Flint Group Print Media ink delivery in Europe. Over the last few weeks a number of ink manufacturers have had inbound supply issues related to Phenolic Resins. Whilst the rest of the market has been impacted by the supply shortages from Hexion...

1440 Flexo Symposium

Strong team spirit and new technology Flint Group Flexographic Products informs international sales team about wide product range and innovations At the end of September, more than 120 participants from 43 countries accepted Flint Group Flexographic Products’ invitation to attend a two-day symposium given by the global sales organisation in Stuttgart. Mario Bussho...

1425 Violet PV23

Flint Group announces price increase of 22% for Packaging and Narrow Web Inks in Europe containing pigment violet PV 23 Since the beginning of this year the whole printing industry has been facing extremely challenging raw material markets, which resulted in the urgent need of a price increase for printing inks. In the last few weeks the industry was additionally constrained, i...

1430 Mariobusshoff

Mario Busshoff promoted to President, Flint Group Flexographic Products Division (Luxembourg – December 8th, 2010) Flint Group is pleased to announce the promotion of Mario Busshoff as President, Flint Group Flexographic Products division with effect from 1st January 2011. As part of his enlarged role Mario Busshoff will join Flint Group’s Executive Management Team (EMT) and wi...

1420 Rawmaterials TM

Flint Group Print Media Europe: Raw material markets for printing blankets and pressroom chemicals are not exempt from global volatility The global commodity markets are in disarray, and certainly as far as raw materials for the production of printing consumables, like fount solutions, washes and blankets are concerned, the outlook is volatile at best. In recent months many key...

1410 Labelexpo India

Flint Group offers full range of print solutions at Labelexpo India 2010, Booth #B55 Visitors to Flint Group stand B55 at this year's Labelexpo India in New Delhi, 8-11 December, will be provided with a full insight into the wider world of label and narrow-web print. The Labelexpo stand will showcase innovative approaches to traditional topics as well as new products, covering ...

1400 India

Flint Group catering for growing markets with New Site in India In order to meet the increased demand and to further improve its service to packaging converters, Flint Group is building a new state of the art manufacturing site for packaging and narrow web inks in Savli near Baroda in India.Flint Group, a leading supplier to the Printing and Packaging Industries, has been prese...

1390 Fady

Flint Group appoints new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). (Luxembourg – December 2nd, 2010) Flint Group is pleased to announce that Antoine Fady has been appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with effect from 1st January 2011.Antoine will succeed Charles Knott, who will handover these responsibilities in order to separate the duties of the Chairman and CEO. Mr. Knott will conti...

1380 REACH

Flint Group Completes Next Phase of REACH Registrations Ahead of December 1st Deadline. REACH – the European Community Regulation on chemicals and their safe use (EC 1907/2006) – hits another milestone on December 1st 2010. Approximately 5,000 chemical substances that are either deemed as highly dangerous or that are produced in or imported into the EC in volumes of more than 1...

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