Flint Group News & Information

2485 Flint Group Conference...

Flint Group conference provides forum for shared perspectives on narrow-web trends, challenges and opportunities Trelleborg, Sweden, 15th December, 2014:  Label converters, market-leading suppliers and brand-owners from 25 countries came together to define the trends and innovations shaping the future of the narrow web industry at a conference and open house, organised...

2475 Flint Group Announces ...

Flint Group is proud to announce the winners of the 10th Annual Narrow Web Print Awards! We are pleased to announce the winners of the 10th Annual Narrow Web Print Awards that were presented at our awards ceremony at Labelexpo Americas 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. Not only was it the 10th annual print awards, it was also the 25th anniversary of Flint Group exhibiting at Label...

2480 Flint Group NA Launche...

Newly Launched dayGraphica® 4600 Heatset Blanket from Flint Group Offers Much Longer Life Maintains gauge, resists smashes and greatly limits blanket memory challengesPrimarily for heatset applicationsPlymouth, Michigan (Dec 11, 2014) – The newly launched dayGraphica 4600 heatset blanket addresses three main challenges that directly affect press uptime: gauge loss, smashes, an...

2470 Flexicon NEF

nyloflex® NExT exposure and nyloflex® NEF plates for the globally operating prepress company, Flexicon New printing plate from Flint Group significantly increases tonal range As a globally operating prepress company for the international consumer goods industry, Flexicon AG offers their customers a complete array of the prepress process under one umbrella. Thus, the comp...

2465 Flint Group Raises Pri...

Flint Group raises prices on Offset Inks in Europe, Middle East & Africa  Prices for Offset inks will increase by 5% Price Increase becomes effective on 1st January 2015 subject to existing contracts contracts.The upward pressure on raw materials for Offset Inks has remained unabated and necessitates that Flint Group raise prices for these specific product groups as of...

2460 Italian Customers

Italian customers visit Flint Group site in Willstaett Long-standing and successful cooperation with distributor Macchingraf SRL At the end of June 2014, the Italian distributor, Macchingraf SRL, visited Willstaett in Baden (Germany) with a group of customers. At this site, Flint Group manufactures photopolymer printing plates as well as packaging inks. The visiting pro...

2455 North American Offset ...

North America UV Offset Blanket Launch - dayGraphica 4100 UV Red Plymouth, Michigan (September 18, 2014) – Newly developed UV blanket technology from Flint Group offers commercial and packaging printers the benefit of better blanket performance, longer life and greater versatility. The new product, dayGraphica® 4100 UV Red, works with a wider variety of UV inks and washes and i...

2450 Raw Material Prices Eu...

Raw materials costs for Europe on the rise “Since mid 2013, unfortunately several key raw materials have increased in price” says Jan Paul van der Velde, Senior Vice President Procurement, Sustainability, IT and Regulatory. “This was indicated in our Raw Material reports at the end of last year and in May of this year, and now we see that this trend has become significant”....

2445 Flint Group Sale Compl...

Acquisition of Flint Group by Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division and Koch Industries Subsidiary Is Complete Luxembourg / Frankfurt / New York (5 September 2014) Today, Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division and Koch Equity Development LLC, announced the completion of their acquisition of Flint Group from funds managed by CVC Capital Partners. The transaction wil...

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