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ISA releases new whitepaper on curing technologies

The International Sign Association (ISA) explores the benefits of innovative curing technologies in its latest whitepaper, produced in conjunction with InfoTrends. The paper reviews both UV cured and latex inkjet methods. In addition to examining the market trends and opportunities in wide-format printing as well as the benefits of UV curable and latex ink technologies, … Continue Reading →

Kodak appoints Brown to lead its Unified Workflow Solutions

Eastman Kodak Company has appointed Allan Brown as General Manager of its Unified Workflow Solutions (UWS) business. Brown is joining Kodak as the company prepares to make some important announcements in the coming months, which we’ll have covered for you right here. Kodak’s UWS business includes Kodak Prinergy, a leading printing industry workflow solution based … Continue Reading →

Drytac introduces Polar self-adhesive print vinyl

The latest innovation from Drytac’s product development team is Polar, an 80-micron (3.2 mil) premium polymeric self-adhesive print vinyl with a high quality, gray cross-linking acrylic adhesive. Available in a matte and gloss finish in both permanent and removable adhesive versions, the new product maximizes adhesive performance on a wide variety of substrates. Because of … Continue Reading →

Omet upgrades its FV tissue converting machines

The Italian manufacturer’s FV Line of gearless, modular, tissue converting machines (distributed through Matik) combine “flawless, no-vibration embossing, precise vacuum folding and excellent printing.” The machines are also fully customizable. Its FV Line is currently under construction and includes a large FV.4 machine with 4 lanes – each one converting a 600 mm roll and … Continue Reading →

XMPie releases uMerge personalization add-on to Adobe InDesign

XMPie, a leading provider of software for personalized communications in print and digital media, has released uMerge, a monthly subscription-based personalization add-on to Adobe InDesign CC that can be purchased directly from Adobe Exchange. uMerge is aimed at InDesign professionals and is relevant for a broad scope of applications – from database publishing to small-scale … Continue Reading →