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INX International Ink Co. joins MetalFX®

Published on 2005-05-12. Author : SpecialChem

Elk Grove Village, IL -- The third largest ink maker in the USA, INX International Ink Co., is now offering inks compatible with the ground-breaking MetalFX ® process.

About MetalFX ®

MetalFX ® is an award-winning technology that has opened up a whole new colour spectrum for printers and designers. Thousands of striking metallic colours are created by overprinting CMYK values onto the MetalFX ® Base silver ink. The colour specification is all controlled through the MetalFX ® software and swatch books.

The process inks used for MetalFX ® have clearly defined values so manufacturers have the ability to produce inks compatible with the metallic colour specification system. Inx International are now at the forefront of the MetalFX ® U.S. market drive, being one of the first companies to offer MetalFX ® inks.

About INX International Ink Co.

INX International has confirmed its inks as MetalFX ® Compatible and is now featured among the official MetalFX ® Ink Makers. Chris Bonk, Vice President, Sheetfed Technical Director, commented:

"Here at INX we believe that the business of ink isn't only about ink. It's about print jobs, substrates, processes and equipment. As such, it is important for us to keep up with the latest innovations, and MetalFX ® fits right in line with this strategy."

INX International, which prides itself on its reputation for insightful customer service and application-orientated perspective, is now offering MetalFX ® as an innovative option for paper packaging, flexible packaging, rigid packaging and commercial printing. Bonk continues:

"The metallic colours and effects created by MetalFX ® are ground-breaking and the technology poses many fascinating opportunities for printers. We look forward to working with our customers on exciting MetalFX ® projects and keeping up-to-date with all new developments in the MetalFX ® innovation."

INX International Ink Co. is the third largest producer of ink in North America with over 30 plants in the U.S. and Canada, and a global supplier as part of Sakata Inx worldwide operations.

Source: INX International Ink Co.


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