TLMI Standards Committee issues the 2000 edition of “A Manual of Recommended Standard Test Methods for Pressure Sensitive Labels”.
TLMI & FINAT hold joint conference in October at The Breakers Hotel, Palm Beach, Florida.
TLMI Scholarship chairman announces that the first phase of the scholarship goal was surpassed. The Board agrees to immediately begin second phase to reach $1,000,000.
*TLMI & FINAT hold joint conference in Vienna, Austria.
TLMI Board approves new mission statement to better represent our members.
Mike Buystedt named first Supplier of the year.
The First TLMI Environmental Awards are given to E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Company and Gallus Ferd. Rüeesch AG
The TLMI Board of Directors establishes a vision statement to help shape the future direction of the association.
Board establishes new member benefits programs “Get Sales Now” and Dun & Bradstreet Credit Reports
Labelexpo Golf Challenge raises $17,600 for TLMI Scholarship Fund.
TLMI reaches first goal for the scholarship fund by raising $600,000. Board agrees to move to Phase II and reach $1 million.
Steve Lee is named Supplier of the Year and Mike Dowling is named Converter of the Year.
Green Bay Packaging and WS Packaging Group win Environmental Awards
TLMI Board endorsed “recommended best practices guidelines” for Reverse Auctions developed by the Aluminum Foil Container Manufacturers Association.
TLMI joins forces with Conversion Magazine to produce the Illuminator in Spanish.
TLMI scholarship fund reaches $775,000 toward $1 million goal.
TLMI introduces an affinity program for all members who accept credit cards for payment.
TLMI Legal counsel Mike Weir retires after 50 years.
TLMI members join FINAT for a joint conference in Baveno, Italy.
Converter of the Year is awarded to Walter Dow and Ferd Rüeesch, Jr. is named Supplier of the Year.
Environmental Awards are presented to G 3 Enterprises and DuPont Teijin Films.
Executive Director Sablone is promoted to President. President of the TLMI Board of Directors is now Chairman of the Board.
TLMI host joint meeting with FINAT.
Cal Frost receives Lifetime Achievement Award from Tarsus.
TLMI Board establishes long range strategic growth plan.
A new committee called the Education Committee is formed by the Board of Directors.
Bob and Suzanne Zaccone are named Converter of the Year while Cindy White is honored as TLMI Supplier of the Year.
Plastic Suppliers & Ricoh Electronics are named Environmental Leaders.
TLMI publishes the 2007 North American Label Study.
The Board establishes a “Safety Guard Competition” developed and overseen by the TLMI Safety & Health Committee. The objective is to improve press guards on both new and retrofitable narrow web presses.
TLMI Shipping Program is announced.
First Converter Quick Poll is completed.
John Pedroli is named Converter of the Year while Dan O’Connell is selected as Supplier of the Year.
Fujifilm Graphic Systems and Metro Label of Toronto are awarded Environmental Leadership Awards.
Sablone completes 10 years of service to TLMI.
Converter membership reached record numbers.
TLMI establishes a new report, “The Quarterly Index & Trend Reports”.
TLMI marks 75 years of service to the industry.
PFFC produces 75th anniversary historical perspective.
TLMI achieves 80% of its strategic plan goals two years ahead of schedule.
FINAT celebrates its 50th anniversary.
TLMI Board of Directors asks Sablone to remain in his position through 2014. The Board also agrees to move the association’s office to the greater Boston area.
TLMI establishes a certification program called L.I.F.E. (Label Initiative For the Environment).
TLMI scholarship fund reaches its 1 million dollar fund raising goal.
Converter of the Year is Frank Gerace and Cheryl Caudill is selected Supplier of the Year.
Avery Dennison and The Lauterbach Group win Environmental Leadership Awards.
TLMI Board of Directors sets new strategic plan.
Ten members become L.I.F.E. certified.
Spear Inc. and 3M both receive TLMI Environmental Awards.
Dave McDowell is selected Converter of the Year and Gary Smith is named Supplier of the Year.