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Sun Chemical acquires Joules Angstrom U.V. Printing Inks Corp.

By Canadian Packaging staff   

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Acquisition to mesh the synergies of both companies to provide better product and service coverage.

PARSIPPANY, N.J.—Sun Chemical has acquired Joules Angstrom U.V. Printing Inks Corp., a leading manufacturer of UV printing inks for converters in the commercial, packaging and specialty markets.

By combining the complementary portfolio of products from the Pataskala, Ohio-based company with Sun Chemical’s full range of global resources, customers will benefit from the synergies between both companies.

“This partnership will give both Sun Chemical and Joules Angstrom numerous opportunities to provide customers with expanded product lines and services,” says Sun Chemical president of North American Inks Charles Murray. “Joules Angstrom is a company built on technical excellence and customer satisfaction, and we plan to work together to provide customers with more exciting and innovative UV printing ink solutions.”

Joules Angstrom president Patrick Carlisle adds: “Joining the Sun Chemical family will present our customers with numerous opportunities for growth while allowing us to maintain current operations to meet their needs. We are excited to join a global organization with values focused on quality, service and innovation.”


About Sun Chemical

Sun Chemical, a member of the DIC group, is a leading producer of printing inks, coatings and supplies, pigments, polymers, liquid compounds, solid compounds, and application materials. Together with DIC, Sun Chemical has annual sales of more than US$7.5 billion and over 20,000 employees supporting customers around the world.
Sun Chemical Corporation is a subsidiary of Sun Chemical Group Coöperatief U.A., the Netherlands, and is headquartered in Parsippany, NJ, U.S. For more information, visit

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