Flexo Market News
March 25, 2013
the 2013 Roadshow will learn how to improve effi-
ciency and competitiveness in the workplace.
During the Chesterfield stop, event guests will en-
gage in seminars presented by representatives from
FTA, Harper Corporation, Flint Group, FlexoWash,
TESA, MacDermid, and Rotometrics.
The new Harper HEX division will be introduced
and, to close the event, Mark Andy will give atten-
dees press demonstrations and tours of the produc-
tion facility.
This event is complimentary to industry profession-
als and because space is limited, Harper encourages in-
terested professionals to register as soon as possible.
To date, the Harper team has confirmed five addi-
tional stops on the 2013 SMART Roadshow, includ-
ing Charlotte, North Carolina (5/16), Cincinnati,
Ohio (6/6), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (7/25), Green
Bay, Wisconsin (date to be announced), and Atlanta,
Georgia (11/5).
ICE USA Surpasses
Exhibitor Mark
With a few weeks remaining before the 2013 ICE
USA in Orlando, Florida, April 9-11, show manage-
ment announced more than 300 companies from
around the world have already reserved space.
This makes the biennial event more than 33 per-
cent larger than the 2011 ICE USA and reportedly
the largest dedicated converting show held in North
America. These figures include more than 100 com-
panies that are first-time exhibitors. Bob Chiricosta,
Show Director, said ICE USA is a machinery-led
event with more than one third of the exhibitors fea-
turing running machinery and providing working
For a full list of exhibitors or for more information
about ICE USA 2013, visit
Sweep ABFLEXO Awards
DuPont Packaging Graphics (DuPont) recently re-
ceived special honors from the Brazilian Flexograph-
ic Technical Association (ABFLEXO) in recognition of
the high-quality results achieved by users of DuPont
printing plates. Cyrel
users were presented
with more than 55 awards for flexographic printing
during the Quality Flexo Award celebration, in a
range of categories including Wide Web, NarrowWeb
and Corrugated. DuPont also was recognized for its
close and sustained involvement with the ABFLEXO
Harper Road Show
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