The Latest Printing Industry News

MPI Print to showcase its range of services and new $12 million Mississauga facility at Print Community Forum Tradeshow Nov. 13 and 14

MPI Print, one of Canada’s fastest-growing printers with compound growth rates of 25-30% per year, will be presenting its complete range of services from its three divisions at Graphic Arts Magazine’s Print Community Forum Tradeshow (www.printcommunity.com) November 13 and 14, 2014. The Forum, endorsed by the CPIA, will be held at Le Jardin Conference & … Continue Reading →

Asia Pulp and Paper signs New York Declaration on Forests at UN Climate Summit

To help tackle climate change, Teguh Ganda Wijaya, Chairman of Asia Pulp and Paper Group (APP), today joined a number of companies, governments and NGOs to sign the New York Declaration on Forests at an event at the UN Climate Summit 2014. The declaration is an unprecedented international, multi-sector commitment to safeguard the world’s forests … Continue Reading →

Meadows Publishing releases DesignMerge and AutoPrice software plug-ins for Adobe Creative Cloud 2014

Meadows Publishing Solutions has released DesignMerge Pro and AutoPrice for Adobe Creative Cloud 2014, supporting both Macintosh and Windows platforms. DesignMerge Pro is a software suite that provides sophisticated variable-data publishing and personalized printing features. It supports variable text, picture, article and even complete Adobe InDesign layouts and master pages. All of the features of … Continue Reading →

Mohawk’s O’Connor becomes first paper industry executive to be inducted into Soderstrom Society

Thomas D. O’Connor Jr., Chairman and CEO of Mohawk Fine Papers, will be inducted into the Soderstrom Society – the graphic communications industry’s most prestigious honours organization. O’Connor was nominated for the post by the National Association for Printing Leadership (NAPL), and is the first paper industry executive to be inducted into the Society in … Continue Reading →

Dr. Joe Webb and Konica Minolta to headline Print Community Forum Tradeshow November 13 and 14, 2014

Canada’s Graphic Arts Magazine (GAM) has booked one of the most knowledgeable printing industry veterans, Dr. Joe Webb, as well as Konica Minolta, one of the world’s leading OEM’s, to appear at its Print Community Forum Tradeshow (www.printcommunity.com), November 13 and 14, 2014. The Forum, endorsed by the CPIA, will be held at Le Jardin … Continue Reading →

GRAPH EXPO UPDATE: Metafix launches Gen3 Fountain Solution Controller and improves existing technology

Metafix, a Montreal-based, award-winning liquid management and analytics company, will launch its “most technologically advanced pressroom products to date during Graph Expo.” Building on the monitoring and controlling of conductivity and real-time temperature and pH data of the Metafix Fountain Solution Control System (FSC), Gen3 introduces two “game-changing” features: its Probe Centric Cell and Auto … Continue Reading →