12 Jul 2020
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.

Siegwerk implements price surcharges on all solvent-based inks and varnishes in EMEA.

Siegwerk adds price surcharges on inks and varnishes in EMEA

Siegwerk, one of the leading global providers of printing inks for packaging applications and labels, will implement price surcharges for solvent-based packaging inks and varnishes in EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) with immediate effect.

Out of Home associations across the world join to fight the virus and plot a course for the return to normality.

Out of Home associations across the world join to fight the virus

The World Out of Home Organization held its inaugural global conference call for national Out of Home associations on March 27.

Perspex clear acrylic UK production increased by 300% to support Covid-19 key worker protection.

Perspex acrylic production increases to meet Covid-19 demand

In response to unprecedented demand due to Covid-19, Lancashire based acrylic manufacturers, Perspex International Limited (PIL), have prioritised increased production of Perspex clear acrylic to fulfil requirements for protective Perspex acrylic screens across the UK and Europe.