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Drytac launches new custom adhesive coating website

Drytac recently launched a new website to promote its custom adhesive coating services. www.drytaccoating.com provides detailed information on the adhesive coating, converting, slitting and sheeting capabilities offered by Drytac product lines – as well as typical applications for which customized solutions can be developed. The new website also outlines: coating specifications for hotmelt, emulsion and … Continue Reading →

GWG explains PDF/VT and its benefits in new whitepaper

The Ghent Workgroup (GWG) released the whitepaper regarding PDF/VT – the ISO PDF standard that makes PDF/X workflows for variable-data and transactional (VT) projects highly reliable and predictable – so that variable data and transactional production environments can prepare to incorporate PDF/VT. This is because fully compliant PDF/VT creation tools and supporting Digital Front End … Continue Reading →

Konica Minolta Canada acquires Pitney Bowes’ DIS business

As part of its continuing efforts to expand Konica Minolta’s North American presence, the company this week announced that Konica Minolta Business Solutions Canada has acquired Pitney Bowes Canada’s Document Imaging Solutions (DIS) business. The purchase consists of Pitney Bowes’ hardware and document management software solutions. Pitney Bowes Canada DIS generated about $82 million in … Continue Reading →

Chromasens camera adds 3D functionality to quality control

Employing factory-calibrated stereo engineering, the new Chromasens 3DPixa Camera simultaneously captures two images of the same object to output both colour images and 3D altitude data in real time. Height and shape are calculated using special algorithms running on the latest GPU (Grapical Processing Unit) designs including the NVidia GTX Titan. With an optical resolution … Continue Reading →