September 9, 2013
Flexo Market News
Tom Cassano, a 25-year veteran of
the flexographic industry, has been
named Technical Service Manager
for ARC International, Charlotte,
North Carolina. Cassano comes to
the company with a strong manufac-
turing and technical background in
anilox roll technology, expertise in
printing plate imaging and produc-
tion as well as print quality process improvement
Paul Filippelli has been named National Sales Man-
ager for Drytac
. Filippelli’s hiring
comes on the heels of Drytac
cent acquisition of Multi-Tac Inc.,
where Filippelli was employed as
Vice President of Sales.
In his new role, Filippelli will be
responsible for the sales and market-
ing efforts of the combined Drytac
and Multi-Tac Group in Canada.
Tapio Kolunsarka has been appointed Executive
Vice President of UPM Raflatac and a new member of
the UPM Group Executive Team. He will transfer to
the new position from his current post as Senior Vice
President of UPM Raflatac EMEA.
Bryan R. Gregory has been named Chief Executive
Officer of Double E Company.
Returns To Shanghai
Labelexpo Asia 2013 is preparing to return to the
Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC),
December 3-6 for the show’s 10th anniversary.
Covering in excess of 10,000 sqm of net exhibitor
space, filling two halls, Labelexpo Asia 2013 will fea-
ture nearly 300 press, ancillary and material manufac-
turers as well as 60 first-time exhibitors.
The show will also feature six selected conference
sessions with a specifically researched keynote ad-
dress from UPM Raflatac, case studies covering topics
such as anti-counterfeiting, sustainability & automa-
tion and an insight from a global design agency, as
well as a look at digital printing.
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