The Latest Printing Industry News

Tresu releases iCoat 30000 Twin for coating on digitally printed folding cartons

The Denmark-based company’s new iCoat 30000 Twin applies two coats of varnish to digitally printed folding cartons inline in a single pass – for double coating on digitally printed folding cartons. Designed for inline integration with the HP Indigo 30000 Digital Press, it includes two flexo units capable of applying spot, partial or full-surface coating … Continue Reading →

CTI Paper launches new luxury metallic papers for digital toner/laser, HP Indigo and offset presses

The new CTI Paper USA Swatchbook showcases and updates all of its FSC-certified text and cover brands in metallic and pearlescent papers, translucents, printable kraft, soft flat matte and C1S metallic papers. The highlighted brands are Aspire Petallics, Glama Natural, Glama Kraft, Tube and Currency. CTI’s distributor in Canada is Ariva. CTI’s Aspire Petallics text … Continue Reading →

“The Printing Sales DNA Project” extends deadline for your input to March 14

Renowned printing industry consultant and Graphic Arts Magazine Columnist Dave Fellman has launched The Printing Sales DNA Project, a research study to determine what skills, attitudes and personality traits are most important to printing salespeople. Every salesperson in the industry is being invited to participate, along with every printing company owner and sales manager. The … Continue Reading →

Ricoh ProcessDirector adds new features and benefits

With a focus on multi-channel preference management and distribution, the latest version of Ricoh ProcessDirector, the backbone of its Critical Communications suite, addresses the challenges faced by mailers today as they seek to deliver campaigns with multiple touchpoints. “Print service providers today are facing many challenges as they look to expand their offerings to include secure … Continue Reading →

Ultimate TechnoGraphics updates Absolutely Imposing for Yosemite

Montreal-based imposition software leader Ultimate TechnoGraphics has released Absolutely Imposing 2.7 on Mac, updated to be compatible with the new iOS Yosemite platform. Absolutely Imposing is a popular imposition plug-in for Adobe Acrobat and provides “absolute simplicity” in creating booklets, organizing step-and-repeat jobs, cutting and stacking, creating perfect-bound books, producing multiple-ups and much more. Absolutely … Continue Reading →

RTI partners with Mac Papers to expand the dealer network for the Vortex 4200 Wide-Format Printer

RTI Digital, part of the Kitchener-Ontario-based Reprographic Technology Group of Companies – and a leading industry supplier to the digital production print, wide format and label markets – has announced a partnership with Mac Papers. This reseller agreement will expand the dealer network for RTI-Digital’s Memjet-powered Vortex 4200 Wide-Format Printer and “empower a community of … Continue Reading →