09 Apr 2020
Print industry standing proud and assisting in corona crisis.

Print industry shows its support in fight against COVID-19

It’s safe to say the last few weeks have been unprecedented. From our work lives to personal lives, we’ve all been affected in some way, and that’s sadly likely to continue for a while.

HP Inc.’s print service providers (PSPs) are mobilizing industrial facilities worldwide to deliver print products and help in the global effort to battle the COVID-19 pandemic.

Printers are mobilising globally to support public health

HP Inc.’s print service providers (PSPs) are mobilizing industrial facilities worldwide to deliver print products and help in the global effort to battle the COVID-19 pandemic. Many PSPs are working with limited staff to adhere to health regulations, while retooling production lines to support the effort.

Fujifilm announces the start of a phase III clinical trial of influenza antiviral drug “Avigan Tablet” on COVID-19 and commits to increasing production.

Fujifilm to start phase III trial of Avigan as COVID-19 drug

Fujifilm announces the start of a phase III clinical trial of influenza antiviral drug “Avigan Tablet” on COVID-19 and commits to increasing production.

SGIA, NAPCO Media, PIA and its affiliates come together to launch dedicated COVID-19 resource channel.

SGIA and its affiliates launch COVID-19 resource channel

SGIA, NAPCO Media and Printing Industries of America (PIA) and its affiliates have joined forces to launch a powerful resource channel dedicated to providing the printing and graphic communications industry with up-to-the-minute news and resources on COVID-19 and how to navigate the latest information about the pandemic. The COVID-19 Resource Channel is now live.

Epson Printers Win Red Dot Award: Product Design 2020 and Second Successive Red Dot: Best of Best Award.

Epson printers win Red Dot Award for the 4th successive year

Seiko Epson Corporation today announced that its large-format printers and an industrial robot had won the Red Dot Award in the Product Design category (Red Dot Award: Product Design 2020), marking the fourth successive year that Epson products have been recognized in this award.

Kokusai Pulp and Paper to purchase Sequana shares in Antalis.

Kokusai Pulp and Paper to purchase Sequana shares in Antalis

Completion of the process aimed at putting in place a new shareholding structure for Antalis with the signing of a binding put option agreement by Kokusai Pulp and Paper for the purchase of all the shares held by Sequana, Antalis’ majority shareholder, a share purchase agreement for the purchase of all the shares held by Bpifrance Participations, as well as a restructuring agreement with Antalis and the lenders of its existing syndicated credit facility. Upon completion of the announced transactions, Kokusai Pulp and Paper will launch a simplified cash tender offer on all remaining shares of Antalis.