Blackman & White to showcase new software and more at SDUK

The Versa-Tech offers a 1.6m cut width with router and laser tooling options.

British large format finishing manufacturer Blackman & White (B&W) will be promoting its market-leading flatbed cutters, routers and laser cutters at Sign and Digital UK.

B&W, the only UK manufacturer of large format cutters for the sign and display industry, will demonstrate their latest image recognition software which uses the latest generation of camera technology with advanced distortion control to produce a high speed, accurate solution for sign and print cutting and registration.

Visitors will also be able to see new conveyor belt technology in use on a 1.6m Versa-Tech, which allows fast and easy control for switching between the laser and knife conveyor belts.

The Versa-Tech is a versatile cutter with a multi-head feature that makes it a popular choice for sign and print companies that need accuracy, reliability and flexibility.

The Versa-Tech can handle a range of substrates from self-adhesive vinyl, Foamex, Dibond, Foamcore, acrylic, textiles, PVC, sandwich board, card and paper. The Versa-Tech is ideal for the sign and display market and particularly those companies who have made the move into digital textile printing. It is available in flatbed, conveyorised, or laser-equipped models for incredible functionality with a very fast return on investment.

Managing Director Alex White said: “As a UK manufacturer for 50 years we offer the best of British innovation and, as we’re ‘on the doorstep’ for our European customers, we can provide a swift and truly responsive, manufacturer-direct service from delivery right through the lifetime of our machines.”

The Blackman & White range includes the renowned MasterCut, Genesis and Orion models.

At the show, B&W will also be highlighting its sister website ( which offers speedy delivery on spare parts, additional modules and consumables for its own machines and those of all other major manufacturers.