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Duroflex releases 2015 Spring & Summer Product Guide and opens new branch in Newfoundland

Duroflex Specialty Papers (Mississauga, Ontario) has released its 2015 Spring & Summer Product Guide. The company is a “one-stop supplier” of bond and carbonless papers, envelopes, pressure-sensitive materials, text and cover stock, boards, cut stock, packaging supplies and more. The comprehensive 48-page guide covers services as well as existing and new products in 46 separate … Continue Reading →

Printbox upgrades its online photo product platform

Printbox ( is a complete online platform for digital printers entering the lucrative personalized photo-product market. The company, a leading European-based software provider, has reported over 10 million edited photos and 80,000 created projects online since it was established in 2013. The technology allows print shops to sell customizable photo products such as photo calendars, … Continue Reading →

Heidelberg previews its Prinect Multicolor Toolset

Heidelberg USA presented a technical seminar Expanding Color in Print & Packaging at the Printing Industries Alliance Vendor Fair and Mixer event last week in Amherst, N.Y. Joseph Suffoletto, Program Manager, Prinect Color Services and author of the Color Management Handbook, A Practical Guide, conducted the seminar, which introduced participants to Heidelberg’s Multicolor Workflow concept, … Continue Reading →

Segbert announces milestone of 100 palletizers installed in North America

The Ahaus-Germany-based company has announced that it recently sold its 100th palletizer robot to a North American printer. The 100th order was for an MPA Palletizer with a VVS Pre-Sorter and will be installed during the second quarter of 2015. Segbert is the North American and European market leader for variable-height palletizers in the printing … Continue Reading →

Hunkeler Innovationdays sees several world premieres in pre/post finishing

The 11th Hunkeler Innovationdays in Lucerne, Switzerland last month was the largest and most diverse, with almost 6,000 visitors traveling from over 50 nations to attend. Visitors saw many premieres demonstrating greater automation and substrate flexibility. These included: Hunkeler’s new generation of unwinding and rewinding modules featuring faster roll changes, 30” web widths and production … Continue Reading →