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Canadian Proofreading technology leader Global Vision celebrates 25th Anniversary

Montreal-based Global Vision, the world leader in the design and delivery of automated proofreading technologies, is currently celebrating 25 years in business. Its solutions are widely interoperable and have been integrated into the packaging workflows of leading consumer packaged goods companies around the world, major printing firms, and over 72% of the pharmaceutical industry worldwide. … Continue Reading →

Graphics Canada releases schedule for SGIA’s Specialty Graphics Opportunity Zone

Graphics Canada, Canada’s largest and longest-running printing tradeshow April 16-18, 2015 at The International Centre in Mississauga, Ontario, has announced the schedule of events for its SGIA Specialty Graphics Opportunity Zone. The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) supports the digital and screen printing industry in North America. If your business is involved in this sector, … Continue Reading →

Konica Minolta to launch “world’s fastest” auto-scanning spectrophotometer

Konica Minolta has announced development of its new FD-9, an auto-scanning spectrophotometer capable of measuring a standard colour chart, commonly used in the printing industry for profile creation, at the “fastest speed in the world.” It will be launched worldwide this summer, with repair and calibration services available at the OEM’s five major business centres … Continue Reading →

Special Feature: What today’s graphic communications graduates are really looking for

With commercial printers, advertising agencies and other employers in the graphic arts industry in Canada calling the shots, we thought we’d present an incisive look at hiring from a graduate student’s perspective. Traditionally, the most successful companies in this industry not only hire the best talent, they make their companies much more attractive to the … Continue Reading →

Canon announces senior executive appointments

Canon U.S.A. has announced several senior executive appointments and numerous promotions. The Canon U.S.A. appointments and promotions include: Joseph Warren has been promoted from Senior Vice President to Executive Vice President and General Manager of Corporate Human Resources. Mason Olds has been promoted to Senior Vice President of the Business Imaging Solutions Group and has … Continue Reading →