The Latest Printing Industry News

Foster announces new media roll lifter for wide-format printers

Foster (Montgomeryville, PA), a major supplier of cutting devices and other post-press equipment for over 65 years, has released its Low Profile On-a-Roll Lifter – a new lower-profile roll lifter for handling wide or heavy media rolls, particularly those used with grand-format and wide-format printers. The new design adds ergonomic features that enable operators to … Continue Reading →

Masterwork celebrates 20 years in grand style

The new Masterwork MK1060ERSL automatic platen die-cutting machine was the centerpiece attraction at its 20th Anniversary celebration held in late October at its headquarters in Tianjin, China. Invited customers and corporate partners from 11 different countries were represented at the event that celebrated the rapid growth of the company throughout the world – including in … Continue Reading →

Québec’s Gutenberg 2016 Competition calls for entries

The 2016 Gutenberg Competition Awards will be presented, as always, at The 34th Annual Gutenberg Gala, which celebrates the Québec printing industry’s achievements in grand, glittering style each year. The 2016 Gala will be held once again at The Montreal Science Centre. The date is Thursday, May 12, 2016. This renowned, par excellence event of the … Continue Reading →

Smith Micro releases Poser 11 and Poser Pro 11 3D character software

Poser software allows novices, hobbyists and professionals to create realistic 3D characters, scenes, animations and videos. Aimed at illustrators, graphic designers and 3D artists, Poser features “powerful and sophisticated” tools and pre-built, ready-to-use figures and props to create ‘hyper-realistic’ 3D effects faster and easier via its streamlined workflow and powerful new rendering engine. New Poser … Continue Reading →

DuPont partners with EFI Reggiani to release new digital textile pigment ink

DuPont Digital Printing and EFI Reggiani have introduced DuPont Artistri PK2600 Digital Textile Pigment Ink for EFI Reggiani ReNoir Digital Textile Printers. The new ink was developed by DuPont for EFI Reggiani and is designed primarily for cotton textile roll-to-roll printing that shows performance comparable to reactive ink results. “When two market leaders come together … Continue Reading →