Drytac has been recognized for its adhesive material innovations in an incredible five categories at the SGIA 2019 Product of the Year competition - exceeding last year's win of two awards.
French RIP software specialist Caldera has announced a range of new technologies and product updates to be showcased at this year’s ITMA.
The Ghent Workgroup is happy to announce that Esko ArtPro+ 18.1 has perfectly passed a critical test for determining quality displaying of PDF/X-4 documents and is now fully compliant with the Ghent PDF Output Suite 5.
With less than two weeks to go, anticipation is growing for one of the year’s largest technology-focused events in the packaging industry - EskoWorld 2019.
Advanced inkjet printbar technologies developed by FUJIFILM Dimatix, Inc. will be showcased at the upcoming TechConnect World Innovation Conference & Expo, June 17 - 19, 2019, at Hynes Convention Center, Boston, Massachusetts.
Acrylic display specialist Floreeda Fabrications chose a new Roland DG VersaUV S-Series LEJ-640S for its new, larger premises for its print quality and generous head height, but soon discovered this UV-LED printer could add a new dimension to its work – literally.
An innovation from Avery Dennison that enables closed-loop PET recycling has won this year’s FINAT Recycling and Sustainability award. The CleanFlake portfolio enables production of high quality recycled PET (rPET) from post-consumer bottles while maintaining all-important visual impact and food contact approval. The portfolio is further reducing environmental impact by using recycled PET liner material.
As a benefit to exhibiting at PRINTING United, the latest iteration of the SGIA Expo, the show is partnering with VIP Guest Invites to provide all our exhibitors a great way to connect with customers prior to its launch in Dallas October 23 - 25, 2019.
Durst, manufacturer of advanced digital printing and production technologies, has today at FESPA 2019 in Munich, Germany, launched the P5 350 and P5 210 new printing systems for large format specialists based on the P5 technology platform.
Global printing industry leader Inkcups announced the release of its newest product, the Helix Hi-Fi, a 7-color rotary digital printer that delivers photorealistic skin-tone matching with the addition of three new color pockets.
Esko, a global provider of integrated hardware and software solutions for digital print professionals, will showcase its latest innovations at FESPA 2019, Munich, 14-17 May.
SAi, the leading provider of software solutions for the signmaking, digital printing and CNC machining industries, has announced that it is partnering with Oxford University in the UK, to undertake a three-year research project that will explore the possibility of developing an artificial intelligence (AI)-assisted software solution.
Digital Textile Printing offers the established print service provider an incredible opportunity for expansion, as the marketplace for digital textiles continues to grow at a phenomenal rate. CMYUK talk about the exponential growth expected and why they are best placed to help your business discover a new marketplace.
FESPA Brasil 2019 has proven a success, with 18,645 unique visitors attending the event at the Expo Center Norte in São Paulo, between 20 – 23 March, signalling a 30% growth in attendance compared to the last FESPA Brasil event.
International Out of Home Association FEPE International has announced the winners of its 2019 Awards, presented at its annual Congress in Dubai on May 2.
Pureprint Group continue to invest in its large format print division Imprint and have recently spent £2.5 million on two new Inca Digital Onset x3 presses. They have also taken on new talent aligning investment to deliver against their client’s requirements.
Japan based wide format printer manufacturer MUTOH Industries Ltd., represented by Mutoh Europe nv for the EMEA business area, today announced that it has obtained Greenguard Gold Certification for its US-11 series flexible UV LED inks.
Electronics For Imaging, Inc. today announced that it has acquired privately held BDR Boya Kimya San. Tic. A.S. Based in Bursa, Turkey, BDR is a leading manufacturer of reactive inkjet inks for industrial digital textile printing.
Gulf Print & Pack 2019 – the MENA region’s leading trade show for the commercial and package printing sector – ended on a high note as business deals worth millions of dollars were sealed during the bi-annual event.
FEPE International, the global organisation representing Out of Home media owners, national associations, specialist agencies and suppliers to the industry, is to rebrand as the World Out of Home Organization.
To help keep vehicle wrappers at the top of their game William Smith, part of the William Smith Group 1832, has partnered with Arlon to host three free vehicle WrapShops towards the end of May.
Leading supplier of high-performance digital flatbed and roll-fed cutting plotters, Graphtec GB has added the latest Flexi 19 design and production software to its product portfolio.
The Print Show will celebrate its fifth anniversary year with a brand new feature – a book signing and meet-and-greet with three famous celebrities.
FESPA has revealed the line-up of technologies and exhibitors for its Print Make Wear microfactory feature, which will take place at FESPA Global Print Expo 2019 from 14 to 17 May at Messe Munich, Germany.
Roland DG (Hall A5 Booth H10) will give visitors to FESPA 2019 a must-have opportunity to get interactive with the ground-breaking new Roland TrueVIS VG2 printer/cutter in a series of workshops, developed to show exactly why the industry is so enthusiastic about this new, ‘best-in-class’ wide-format digital print and cut device.
Bliss Impex, an international manufacturer of synthetic textiles, printing fabrics and apparel fabrics, has invested in four Durst Alpha systems – three Alpha 190 Reactive machines and one Durst Alpha 180 printer for polyester work – in a digital revolution that will double business volumes and turnover within five years.
Floor graphics are fantastic way to grab attention in a range of environments. Displaying special offers in a shopping centre, directional information in a hospital or transport hub, marking out zones at an exhibition or trade show - floors offer a new dimension.
Exclusive UK and Irish Mimaki distributor, Hybrid Services has added three new staff to its sales and technical teams as it continues to expand its reseller and end user support capabilities.
Avery Dennison recently introduced M_use, a new digital platform to inspire innovative design solutions for label and packaging designers and converters.
At Roland DG, we get very excited when we launch new devices and why wouldn’t we? It makes us proud when our investment in research and development results in ground-breaking new solutions. It’s easy to forget that our already-established devices are still changing lives and helping jump-start new businesses.
At this year’s ISA International Sign Expo, Electronics For Imaging, Inc. is premiering new versions of its EFI Fiery digital front ends (DFEs) for superwide-format printers.
The Xaar 1201 printhead is proving instrumental in helping Nottingham-based research organisation, Added Scientific, establish the suitability of inkjet printing in the manufacture of personalised pharmaceutical pills, where dosages could be tailored to individuals on an industrial scale.
In 2019, Sappi was selected for an Avery Dennison Supplier Distinction Award for the second consecutive year. In doing so, the awarding authority honoured the paper manufacturer’s sustainable conduct, its high-quality products and being a real global supplier.
Spandex, the one-stop supplier of innovative solutions to the sign, graphics and display industries is offering its customers the chance to win a two-person trip to any European capital city with a 5-star hotel stay, as part of Arlon’s ‘Squeegee Lottery’.
Although Karibu officially premières on 14 May 2019 at Fespa in Munich, around 100 selected people already had the opportunity to see the new swissQprint roll to roll printer in April.
ISA International Sign Expo 2020 and Impressions Expo (formerly the Imprinted Sportswear Show) will co-locate next spring, with a combined tradeshow space topping 350,000 square feet.
Toronto-based Mack Media is the first company in Canada with the next-generation, high-end hybrid flatbed/roll-fed EFI VUTEk h5 superwide-format LED printer from Electronics For Imaging, Inc.
Epson partners with Graphtec America and Onyx Graphics to deliver new signage bundle solutions for print service providers.
Visitors to the Ricoh stand at FESPA 2019, Munich Messe, May 14 to 17, will encounter colourful creativity on a wide range of substrates. They will also be able to appreciate how they can harness Ricoh solutions to boost their businesses.
Inkcups will demonstrate the high-performance output of three digital printers, two pad printers and laser plate-maker at FESPA Global Print Expo, held on May 14-17 at the Messe München Exhibition Center in Munich, Germany. Inkcups will be located in hall A5 at stand H70.
With just over two weeks to go before the opening day of the show, a host of international screen, digital and textile printing manufacturers are getting ready to showcase the latest technologies and applications to the speciality print sector at FESPA Global Print Expo 2019 (Messe Munich, Germany, 14 - 17 May).
Electronics For Imaging, Inc., technologies on display at the ISA International Sign Expo can give signage professionals important competitive advantages in a wide range of display graphics applications.
Summa is proud to announce that its brand new L3214 laser cutting machine will be introduced at FESPA 2019. This is the second Summa style laser unit and equipped with a 1.4 m long conveyor bed on a total width of more than 3.2 m, to be exact 3.35 m.
SAi has announced the introduction of Flexi 19, a more powerful and feature-rich update of its flagship signmaking software, engineered to meet the demanding design to production challenges of sign & display and large format print providers.
Agfa will show the world how “We Embody Print” and how print service providers (PSPs) can do the same at ISA’s International Sign Expo 2019.
DuPont Advanced Printing and DuPont Advanced Materials will together present their newest innovations during SignExpo this week in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Industry-leading pressure-sensitive adhesive (PSA) supplier, Mactac, proudly announces a new association with Canon Solutions America, Inc.
PrintFactory will be sharing the trade secrets to achieving greater levels of automation with visitors to their stand at this year’s FESPA Global Print Expo.
Esko, a global supplier of integrated hardware and software solutions for leading packaging, labels and wide format customers, has extended its Kongsberg digital cutting table range with the new Kongsberg C Edge; a completely upgradable table design that avoids costly reinvestment for customers as business grows.
Roland DG Corporation, a leading supplier of digital print technologies with more than 35 years’ manufacturing expertise, is showcasing brand new and exciting solutions at FESPA Global Print Expo 2019.
GlavPrint, a Moscow-based company and long-standing Fujifilm customer, has a deserved reputation in its home market for reliability and quality in the creative production of advertising and display materials.
The forthcoming FESPA event will showcase a multitude of products from Drytac - a leading international manufacturer of self-adhesive materials for the large format print and signage markets - allowing visitors to experience them across the event space.
Zünd is bringing to market new, DLC-coated router bits. The coating reduces friction and increases wear resistance, thereby delivering very high-quality results as well as better performance and cost efficiency.
Paper or plastic? Fries or salad? Coffee or tea? We’re faced with thousands of choices every day, every hour. We wouldn’t have it any other way. At Agfa, we feel the same way: choices are great. That’s why our booth (#1734) at ISA’s International Sign Expo 2019 in Las Vegas later this month will feature printing systems from the Anapurna line that offers dedicated flatbed printing or a hybrid that offers both roll-to-roll and flatbed printing.
Mimaki Europe has announced that it will inspire customers to explore creative, innovative, profit generating possibilities in a futuristic atmosphere at the FESPA Global Print Expo 2019 (Munich, Germany – 14-17 May 2019).
Benjamin Nenert, designer and specialized technician of Porsche, is the winner of the 2019 edition of Weerg 3D Printing Project Award, the social contest opened in early April.
Global leaders in the design and manufacture of industrial print drying and curing equipment - Nottingham-based Natgraph - have been recognised for outstanding performance in the export of their products around the world.
Fisher Textiles, the leading supplier of fabrics for digital printing, is pleased to present the highly anticipated release of its newest F7 Certified Fabric for soft signage silicone edge graphics and roll up banner stand applications, DD 4419 Nirvana B.O.B.
IMAGINE and Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (Nasdaq: EFII) are pleased to announce the addition of a new EFI Nozomi C18000 single-pass inkjet press to IMAGINE’s expansive lineup of print technology.
The leading trade organisation for the UK sign industry, the British Sign & Graphics Association (BSGA), has entered a new chapter in its history: with a new name and a new president and vice-president.
Summa nv, a leading supplier of high-end cutting, finishing and laser solutions, will be showcasing their proven range at Booth D71 in Hall 4 during TexProcess. The show takes place from the 14th until the 17th of May 2019 in Frankfurt, Germany.
Polyprint SA expert manufacturer of direct to garment printers, will be participating in FESPA 2019 Global Print Expo for the 14th consecutive year.
FESPA is Europe’s largest trade exhibition for wide format and speciality print running from 14-17 May at Messe Munich, Germany.
Electronics For Imaging, Inc., has announced the launch of the EFI Fiery Color Controller E-25C, a new digital front end (DFE) that drives many of the next generation of Ricoh’s family of color multi-function printers (MFPs), the RICOH IM Series.
For Kernow Coatings, Fespa Munich 2019 will be another milestone in the company’s Wide-Format strategy. On this year’s booth, the printing industry will have a new opportunity to discover not only Kernow’s unique products but also a different approach to market, always focusing on customer’s needs and expectations.
An investment in a Durst Tau 330 E single-pass digital inkjet press has proved the best decision ever made by start-up business Label Center that is on a sustainable growth curve where employee numbers are expected to triple within five years.
The award-winning Jeti Tauro H3300 LED inkjet printing engine will be the centerpiece of Agfa’s FESPA booth (May 14-17, Munich), combining outstanding image quality with impressive productivity and cutting-edge automation.
Following successful completion of a major rebrand and restructuring initiative, the recently constituted AXYZ Automation Group has announced the first of a planned series of new product innovations.
Nyala from swissQprint has taken first place in the European popularity stakes for the fourth time in a row.
Nazdar Ink Technologies will showcase its diverse range of inks developed for narrow-web printing applications at Label Summit Latin America, scheduled to take place in Medellin, Colombia, on 14th and 15th May 2019.
As the need for on-demand manufacturing increases across an ever-widening array of substrates, producers in the sign & graphic and packaging industries need a system that offers speed and versatility to meet every request that comes in. In order to remain competitive, companies must offer more material options and quicker turnaround times without diminishing the quality of their product.
The company eurolaser from Lüneburg in Germany has revolutionised large-format textile processing with its conveyor solution. Clean cuts are required in a wide range of formats in furniture manufacturing, especially for upholstery fabrics, custom decorative fabrics and other textiles.
The leading UK manufacturer of LED lightpockets has announced it will no longer use solvent inks in the manufacturer of its core product ranges after 30th April 2019. Instead it will switch to using water-based ‘greener’ inks that are less harmful to the environment.
Sign & Digital UK, which ran from 2 to 4 April at the NEC, welcomed over 5,095 unique visitors* to its annual event this year, with 340 attending for more than one day.
Following three productive days, the ICE and InPrint USA exhibitions came to a successful close at the Kentucky International Convention Center (KICC) in Louisville on April 11, 2019.
The search is now underway for the world’s leading innovators in the label and package printing industry, with a total of six awards available at the 16th Label Industry Global Awards 2019.
Durst has opened a futuristic new headquarters and Customer Experience Center in Brixen, northern Italy, that represents a watershed in its transformation into a highly integrated process service provider.
Aleph, a leading manufacturer of digital printers for sublimation and direct-to-fabric textile printing, will showcase its latest solutions addressed to the visual communication market at FESPA Global Print Expo 2019 (Munich, Germany – 14-17th May 2019).
Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (Nasdaq: EFII), a world leader in customer focused digital printing innovation, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement (the “Agreement”) to be acquired by an affiliate of Siris Capital Group, LLC (“Siris”) in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $1.7 billion.
At the upcoming International Sign Expo, Onyx Graphics, Inc., will be providing a first glimpse of the next major release of ONYX software that promises to take Print Service Providers beyond the limitations of wide-format print.
OKI Europe Ltd will be exhibiting at FESPA 2019 where it will showcase revenue boosting solutions that focus on the print for profit market in Hall A5, Stand F10.
Sabur has announced it has been signed up as a distributor of Drytac products. With access to the full product line of Drytac solutions, Sabur will be holding comprehensive stocks in its warehouse available for same day delivery within 30 miles of its Yorkshire location, and standard next day delivery outside this area.
FESPA regrets to announce the cancellation of FESPA China 2019, following the recent launch of the event in January 2019.
Canon UK will be helping signage and graphics producers to fuel new growth opportunities at FESPA 2019 (stand B5-E30, 14th-17th May, 2019, Munich, Germany), demonstrating how improved operational efficiencies and higher margin applications can support evolving business models and enable access to new markets.
SA International (SAi) has earmarked FESPA Global Print Expo 2019 (Munich 14-17 May 2019) as the stage on which to unveil, for the first time in EMEA, new product innovations that will significantly benefit sign and display businesses seeking to boost creativity and increase throughput.
In response to the growing demand of high performing machines for large productions, two new models of the automatic XY cutter will be presented: Miura Plus HD and Miura Plus Buffer.
Reidler Decal Corporation has installed a pair of advanced wide-format printers from Electronics For Imaging, Inc. – an EFI Pro 16h hybrid flatbed/roll-to-roll LED printer, and the newest printer in the EFI Wide Format line up, a Pro 32r roll-to-roll LED printer.
Macs have long been the design industry’s go-to standard, but RIP software for the print industry has been notoriously poor in reflecting this. Now, however, Aurelon has launched an updated version of its ProofMaster software.
FESPA announces the conference programme and expert tour times for its new Colour L*A*B* feature at this year’s FESPA Global Print Expo, designed to help visitors review and improve colour management practices in their print businesses.
Durst, manufacturer of advanced digital printing and production technologies, and Koenig & Bauer, the world’s second-largest printing press manufacturer, signed a 50/50 joint venture agreement in Munich on Wednesday, April 10.
Avery Dennison Label and Graphic Materials honored 18 pressure-sensitive industry suppliers during the company’s annual supplier recognition ceremony, held April 1 to 3 in Noordwijk, Netherlands.
The spotlight is on the Xaar 1003 printhead at this year’s Print China exhibition in Guandong from 9th – 13th April as COASO Technology Co, Ltd (previously known as Kingstar) showcases three digital printers which use the Xaar 1003 on booth 1-1203.
Zünd UK Ltd returned to Sign & Digital at the beginning of April with a showcase of its precision cutting solutions. The company demonstrated a number of Zünd cutters in different configurations at the event, on both its own stand and that of print manufacturer Canon.
Over the past four years, the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) has presented dozens of Color Management Boot Camps throughout the United States. This month, the program went international: The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association of Australia (SGIAA) brought it to Melbourne, Australia.
Fisher Textiles, the leading supplier of fabrics for digital printing, has added several new apparel fabrics to its Digital Apparel lineup for Dye Sublimation printing. Styles include a printable board short, fleece and towel fabric.
Leading printable media supplier, Soyang Europe has announced it is to become a distributor for the popular international manufacturer of premier adhesive products – Drytac, adding to its extensive portfolio a number of speciality adhesive film substrates.
Brett Martin, a specialist in the production of rigid plastic print media, will be presenting the latest addition to its leading Foamalux Foam PVC range alongside its extensive transparent sheet ranges at FESPA 2019 (stand B5-G60, 14th – 17th May 2019). More details on the new Foamalux product will be announced prior to the show.
MUTOH is a Japan based leading supplier of digital printers with more than 65 years of R&D and manufacturing experience. At the Fespa Global Print Expo 2019 (Munich - May 14 -17 - Hall B5 – Stand F29), Mutoh’s EMEA team will present the latest Mutoh UV LED, sign & display, digital transfer and direct-to-textile print equipment as well as a wide number of applications aiming at inspiring print professionals to discover new digital inkjet print trends, explore new markets and revenue opportunities.