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Buckman Laboratories has made three leadership appointments. Michael R. Anstey, former vice president of research and development, has been promoted to general manger of Buckman’s European operations in Ghent, Belgium. Alexandre Mesquita, formerly general manager in Europe, has accepted the position of director of global technologies at the company’s international headquarters in Memphis, TN. Jim Fitzhenry, formerly the director of technical services will take on new responsibilities as the vice president of research and development, in Memphis.
Soft-touch or soft-feel coatings are employed to create a variety of haptic effects on plastic, paper and metal substrates. Haptic effects can improve a consumer’s perceived value of the product, and influence them to buy the product over other…