Kodak Takes Next Steps Toward Successful Emergence

Kodak outlined its next steps toward a successful emergence from Chapter 11 reorganization as a company focused on commercial, packaging and functional printing solutions and enterprise services. Accordingly, the company has decided to initiate sales processes for its market-leading Personalized Imaging and Document Imaging businesses.

Kodak believes that the sale of these assets, as well as continued cost-cutting initiatives, curtailment of its legacy liabilities, and the monetization of the company’s digital imaging patent portfolio, will be significant milestones toward completing the company’s reorganization and emergence from Chapter 11 during 2013.

You can read the full press release in multiple languages here: English Chinese and Japanese.


Kodak executives share their insights on the company’s future and industry trends

Kodak’s Gustavo Oviedo, Lois Lebegue and Bhalchandra Nikumbh recently sat down for a conversation with Ramu Ramanathan and Noel D’cunha of Print Week Magazine of India.

The article discusses a range of topics covering new innovations in the marketplace, where the company’s future lies and the importance of emerging markets.

You can read the full article online at PrintWeek India


Print Week India: “For Kodak, Drupa 2012 has been a showcase of demonstrating technologies that it can deliver in the short term”

China’s pharmaceutical packaging regulations bring new opportunities for Jinan Hongjinlong

Jinan Hongjinlong has been producing pharamaceutical packaging for 15 years. With new requirements from the government, Jinan Hongjinlong needed to integrate security and tracking features onto their existing packaging. The Kodak Versamark D Series imprinting systems delivers the speed, quality and small font/point size needed for the security and barcoding features.

Kompass picks Kodak

Karachi-based Kompass Packaging has signed a contract with Kodak to bring the first Flexcel NX digital flexographic system into Pakistan.The investment represents a key part of Kompass Packaging’s strategy to attempt to convert its customers from gravure to flexographic printing. Kompass Packaging chief executive Hasal Jalil said: “98% of Pakistani printing is still produced gravure. Flexo printing technology has so many more benefits – it is cheaper, more efficient and it can produce shorter runs cost-effectively. We are giving the market another option.”

The company has also bought Kodak’s Approval digital color management system and the Prinergy Powerpack workflow software to allow it to increase its digital capabilities.

The new machines are due to be installed at Kompass Packaging’s plant in Karachi in August.

Kodak’s latest Webinars for Packaging, Publishing and Commercial Printing

We’ve just uploaded several interesting webinars about the latest ways Kodak is leading dynamic change in Publishing, Packaging and Commercial printing to help you grow your business!

In the presentations below, you will hear about the company, our new products and technologies, plus the activities taking place at our stand.

Watch Kodak Webinar on Packaging

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