05 Apr 2020
Rishi Sunak promises to guarantee £330bn loans to business.

Rishi Sunak promises to guarantee £330bn loans to business

The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, outlined a raft of further measures last night to support the UK’s ailing businesses, those affected by the forbidding COVID-19 outbreak. The list that follows summarises his announcements in the order they were announced:

Evandro Matteucci joins EFI to direct single-pass packaging and building materials operations.

Industry veteran Evandro Matteucci joins EFI

Electronics For Imaging, Inc. has named printing technology executive Evandro Matteucci vice president and general manager, Building Materials and Packaging.

Agfa opens new Offset Technical Competence Center in Wilmington MA.

Agfa opens new Offset Technical Competence Center

Agfa has opened a new, state-of-the-art, center for offset technology at its Wilmington, Mass., location. A ribbon-cutting and dedication was held at the Offset Technical Competence Center (TCC) on Wednesday, February 26th.

World Out of Home Organization: Toronto 2020 Congress is cancelled, re-scheduled for June 2021.

World Out of Home Organization cancels Toronto 2020 Congress

The World Out of Home Organization announces with regret that its planned Toronto Congress from June 3-5 is cancelled due to the spread of the COVID-19 virus and consequent travel restrictions.

drupa 2020 postponed until 20-30 April 2021.

drupa 2020 postponed until 20-30 April 2021

The drupa trade fair scheduled for 16-26 June 2020 will be postponed to 20-30 April 2021. In doing so, Messe Düsseldorf is following the recommendation of the crisis management team of the German Federal Government to take into account the principles of the Robert Koch Institute when assessing the risk of major events.

Keypoint Intelligence announces inaugural BLI Outstanding Achievement in Innovation Awards.

BLI Outstanding Achievement in Innovation Awards announced

Keypoint Intelligence - Buyers Lab (BLI), the world’s leading independent evaluator of document imaging and smart workplace business products, today announced the kickoff of its inaugural Outstanding Achievement in Innovation awards to recognize advancements in production printing hardware, software, and services.