May 20, 2013
Flexo Market News
Flexcel line for flexographic package printing.
In a recent move to widen its Canadian customer
base, Kodak announced Spicers Canada as a national
reseller for its portfolio of commercial imaging prod-
ucts, giving Spicers access to its Prosper and Nex-
press lines.
The company said it had successfully satisfied the
four main objectives for its bankruptcy filing:
strengthening liquidity, monetizing non-strategic in-
tellectual property, fairly resolving legacy liabilities,
and refocusing on its most valuable business lines.
According to
The Wall Street Journal
the reorgani-
zation plan entails passing ownership of the compa-
ny to the company’s bondholders and unsecured
Kodak expects the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the
Southern District of New York to schedule a hearing
next month to evaluate the documents and give cred-
itors the ability to assess the plan. Following that, the
company said it will schedule a creditor voting.
TAGA Issues
Call For Papers
The Technical Association of the Graphic Arts
TAGA) has announced its call for Scientific Papers
and Technical Innovation Papers.This allows industry
leaders, innovators, researchers, and scientists to
highlight their latest research and developments
within the graphic arts field.
Two types of papers will be accepted for presenta-
tion at the 66th TAGA Annual Technical Conference,
March 23–26, 2014, in Fort Worth,Texas.
Scientific Papers are based on emerging science,
technology, and the application of all forms of graph-
ic technology and printing processes. Technical In-
novation Paper s cover topics where a broad
technology perspective is needed, focusing on issues
that are current to the industry and critical to its de-
Strong Turnout Expected
For Labelexpo Europe 2013
Labelexpo Europe 2013 will reportedly be the
largest in the show’s 33 year history as it returns to
Belgium between September 24-27. In 2011, the
show floor was 29,670 sqm while 2013’s event has
grown to occupy seven halls at Brussels Expo and is
on course to cover 31,500 sqm with 30,142 sqm al-
ready sold.
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