Quarterly Magazine

Fourth Quarter 2014

Accurate Color Matching: A Best Practice Guide
By Blake Johnson, Technical Director,
Lanier Color Co., Gainesville, GA

When working with a color house to develop new products, there are a number of factors to take into consideration. While it may seem simple enough to just tell the color house to provide a color match, color is a combination of science and art.

A color match is only as good as the information provided. The end application’s requirements determine the quality and performance of the color. Always keep in mind that when it comes to information 

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Fourth Quarter 2014

SPE 2014 Thermoforming Conference Review
By Nancy Lamontagne, Freelance Writer 

The SPE Thermoforming Division 23rd Annual Conference got off to a great start on Tuesday with an inspiring and informative keynote presentation “Pathways to Growth—Better Pick the Ones That Work!” from Christian Majgaard of Majgaard Brand & Business Development. Majgaard, a former top global manager with the toymaker LEGO®, talked about the importance of companies taking paths that increase their likelihood of doing well and decrease the risk of negative scenarios. He emphasized …

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