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Sun Chemical Becomes Official Ink Maker To Metalfx

Press release from the issuing company

WATFORD, ENGLAND - July 8, 2005 - Sun Chemical has signed up as an official MetalFX ink maker, meaning that inks for the process metallic colour system are available from the world’s biggest ink company. John Adkin, the European Product Director for Sheetfed and UV inks, said: “As the highest-value supplier of colour-related products and services in the world, we need to keep tabs on the latest breakthroughs in technology. Sun Chemical has been interested in the development of MetalFX for some time now, and interest has now become sufficient in the marketplace for us to become an official MetalFX ink supplier.” Sun Chemical has signed up its first UK distribution point as an outlet for MetalFX inks. Sun Chemical at South Normanton, Derbyshire, can now offer official process and metallic inks that are compatible with the MetalFX system. Adkin said: “We are very excited to be offering this new process to our customers as we believe that it will open up more market opportunities and lead to some great printing! We now look forward to developing the relationship between MetalFX and Sun Chemical further over the coming months.” Sun Chemical has been working closely with Wolstenholme International, the manufacturer of the MetalFX base silver inks. Andrew Rink, the Managing Director of Wolstenholme International, said: “To have Sun Chemical join the family of MetalFX distributors is great news, and we look forward to continuing working with them on future MetalFX projects.“