American Inks and Coatings is committed to the manufacture and service of inks and related products of the highest possible quality, consistency, and predictability of performance for the rotogravure, flexographic packaging, and specialty printing industries.  We are committed to the thorough understanding of our customers manufacturing processes and requirements through our considerable investment in research and development, as well as, our ever escalating high manufacturing quality control standards.

American Inks and Coatings has grown from $7.5 million in annual sales in 2001 to over $100 million in 2012. Currently the sixth largest packaging ink company, the second largest American owned ink company in the United States and the largest supplier to the merchant corrugated market , our rapid growth has been realized through our focus on cost and consistency and our dedication to our customers in the packaging industry.

Our Progressive Coatings Division complements our ink offerings by producing the water, radiation cured, and specialty coatings that enable us to provide the entire ink and coatings package for our customers.

June 30, 2016, Flint Group confirmed and finalised the acquisition of American Inks and Coatings.  The strategic partnering of the companies combines two well-established suppliers of inks and coatings to the North American packaging industry enhancing its support of packaging printers in this region.

Working together, the companies are a customer-focused inks and coatings supplier who can provide the best overall solutions – delivering what is needed by printers today and well into the future.

American Inks and Coatings – now powered by Flint Group! 

Associations / Memberships    

Flexible Packaging Association

Packaging Label and Gravure Association

Flexographic Technical Association

Paper Shipping Sack Manufacturers' Association

National Association of Printing Manufacturers

Six Sigma Certified

Chemical Fabrics and Film Association, Inc.