Former AnaJet and Ricoh executives launch DTG Connection

DTG Connection (Fountain Valley, California) is a new company started by former executives of AnaJet and Ricoh DTG. These include former CEO Karl Tipre, former Vice President of North American Sales Adam Tipre, and former Marketing Director Paul Crocker. The DTG Connection team will be an authorized re-seller of the award-winning Ricoh Ri 1000 Direct-To-Garment … Read more →

Ultimate and Taopix enhance partnership for photo books market

Ultimate TechnoGraphics (Montreal), a leader in imposition and finishing automation solutions, and Taopix (Newcastle, UK), a leading provider of personalization and photo-commerce software, have “revamped” their alliance to bring to the photo-print market the tools to easily build an automated workflow for a wide variety of photos products – such as photo prints, photo books … Read more →

Tilia partners with Fujifilm to bring CAD-based impositioning to Fujifilm J Press users

Tilia Labs (Ottawa, Ontario), a leading developer of planning, imposition and Artificially Intelligent (AI) software solutions, and Fujifilm North America’s Graphic Systems Division, have agreed to a new distribution partnership across North America. Fujifilm will sell Tilia Labs’ CAD-based nesting and imposition technology to complement its J Press Digital Printer for short-run packaging and commercial … Read more →

New Xitron website goes live

Xitron (Ann Arbour, Michigan), developer of the Harlequin-based Navigator RIP and workflow products for offset, flexo, digital and high-speed inkjet printing, has re-launched its new and improved website at www.xitron.com. Focusing on product categories with the goal of comprehensive information retrieval, the new design “fosters intuitive navigation” through Xitron’s product mix. “As our products and … Read more →

FTA releases Flexography: Principles & Practices booklets

The Flexographic Technical Association (FTA – Bohemia, New York) has announced the release of a collection of booklets, each comprising topics essential to a specific area of the flexographic printing process. The booklets’ content comes from Flexography: Principles & Practices 6.0, the sixth edition of FTA’s helpful technical resource manual introduced initially in 1962. Flexographers … Read more →

Sannomiya appointed Senior VP & GM of Business Information Communications Group at Canon Canada

Canon Canada (Brampton, Ontario), a leader in digital imaging solutions, has announced the appointment of Naoki “Mike” Sannomiya to the position of Senior Vice-President and General Manager for the company’s Business Information Communications Group (BICG). Sannomiya first joined Canon in 1987 in a sales role with Canon Marketing Japan. Since then, he’s built over 30 … Read more →

Konica Minolta expands scanning services with Digital Day 1

Konica Minolta Business Solutions Canada (Mississauga, Ontario) is now offering a new document scanning and management service called Digital Day 1. Working closely with market leader and partner Nimble Information Strategies, Konica Minolta’s aim is to help organizations of all sizes future-proof their documents in a fast, efficient and more cost-effective way. Digital Day 1 … Read more →

Drytac adds FloorTac Textures and FloorTac Emerytex White RB floor graphics

Drytac has expanded its North American range of specialty floor graphics media with two new additions to its FloorTac family. Both FloorTac Textures and FloorTac Emerytex White RB are one-part solutions with non-slip certifications “designed for optimal ease of installation and maximum safety in public spaces.” Drytac FloorTac Emerytex White RB is an 8 mil … Read more →