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Goss announces new Contiweb modular product lines for digital web presses

U.S.-based press manufacturer Goss is introducing its Contiweb tension technology to a new market by launching a range of six unwinder/splicers and rewinders developed specifically to address digital web printing requirements. Available immediately, both the unwinder and the rewinder series are entirely modular, providing users with “an easy path to full automation at either end … Continue Reading →

Domtar’s Paper Trail tool wins Environmental Strategy of the Year Award

Montreal-based paper manufacturer Domtar Corporation has been awarded the Pulp and Paper International (PPI) 2015 Environmental Strategy of the Year Award for The Paper Trail, its newly revitalized digital transparency tool. When using the tool, customers are able to learn where their paper comes from and track the gate-to-gate environmental impact of their paper purchase … Continue Reading →

Ryerson students are runners-up in prestigious PPA 2015 Student Design Competition

The U.S.-based Paperboard Packaging Alliance (PPA) has announced the winners of its 2015 Student Design Challenge that took place September 28 at Packexpo in Las Vegas, Nevada. Our congratulations go out to the team from Ryerson University’s Graphic Communications Management course, namely Team Advisor and Assistant Professor Natalia Lumby (who is also Associate Editor of … Continue Reading →

Xeikon announces Fusion Technology for fully automated digital labels and packaging production

Xeikon’s Fusion Technology is “a new concept that brings closer to reality, fully automated, unattended label and packaging production from customer order to delivery.” Fusion combines full-colour production printing with digital embellishment of labels and packaging in a single, one-pass and fully digital production process. The OEM added that Fusion will consist of a series … Continue Reading →

Konica Minolta names Errigo Executive Vice President of Sales and Business Development

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. has announced the appointment of Sam Errigo as Executive Vice President of Sales and Business Development. He will be responsible for Konica Minolta’s sales strategy and execution and will lead the company’s dealer and direct sales, enterprise accounts and government markets. In his prior role, he led the OEM’s Business … Continue Reading →