Volume 1 No. 2 – Digital Printing in Your Future?

I just returned from the fall AICC meeting in San Francisco. I received several questions from attendees about wide format digital ink jet printing (they know that BCM INKS has been involved with digital since 1999). The interest made me focus this newsletter on digital. How will …Read More >

Volume 1 No. 1 – The “New Normal”?

The “New Normal” By David Callif, President of BCM INKS I recently attended a Region 1 AICC meeting in the Los Angeles area. I was struck by the number of participants on a Tuesday evening and the camaraderie of the group. Even though there were many competitors in the same …Read More >

BCM Inks Opens Manufacturing Facility in Mexico

Cincinnati, Ohio – BCM Inks, a manufacturer of high intensity water flexo inks, varnishes, and digital primers for the direct print corrugated graphic packaging and display industry, recently opened a manufacturing facility in Monterrey, Mexico.  This new location will enable BCM to provide a …Read More >

David Callif’s 2019 Industry Predictions

E-commerce will continue to grow. Companies who introduce innovative ways to reduce the amount and weight of packages will win Healthy lifestyles will have a profound impact on new product introductions.This will offer more opportunities for innovative packages. Digital print will take a bigger …Read More >

Pantone Color of the Year Announced

PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral
An animating and life-affirming coral hue with a golden undertone that energizes and enlivens with a softer edge.

Essential Principles of Water Based Flexo Inks

BCM is an AICC Education Investor and has launched the online training video “Essential Principles of Water Based Flexo Inks”. To view the online training video: AICC members click here. Select “See All Courses” button     You will be in the Packaging School. …Read More >

Supporting the Industry: BCM Inks Signs on to be an AICC Education Investor

Hearing of the opportunity, BCM Inks was quick to stand up to support AICC members and educate the industry by becoming an AICC Education Investor. Investors will assist AICC and The Packaging School’s education professionals with the development of online courses. AICC’s goal is …Read More >

Do Better in 2018 – By David Callif, CEO, BCM Inks

I walked into the locker room at my health club on January 1, 2018. I wished the regulars a Happy, Healthy New Year when one person shouted “What are you going to do better in 2018? “I didn’t respond immediately. Instead I pondered the question. …Read More >

BCM Inks Adds Award-Winning PCR Black to Its Environmentally Friendly Inks

Saying that a company is environmentally friendly is one thing, but actually putting the financial and personnel resources behind it is another. Not many companies are dedicated to finding ways to improve the environment as part of their everyday business. Read full article at …Read More >

BCM Inks, Close the Loop turn waste product into award-winning packaging ink

BCM Inks of Blue Ash and Close the Loop of Hebron created a process that turns leftover ink from consumer printer cartridges into an ink that can be printed on cardboard packaging—in industry terms, corrugated printing. The ink is called Post Consumer Recycled Black, and was introduced …Read More >