JetINX Printhead Drive and Ink Recirculation System drives new decoration printer

INX International Ink (Schaumburg, IL) continues to help OEMs develop complete digital inkjet printing systems with its JetINX Printhead Drive and Ink Recirculation System – a cost-efficient, industrial inkjet solution for the precise control of fluid temperatures and pressures that drives multiple printheads. The latest integration was the introduction of LSINC’s Perivallo360m – the first … Read more →

Ontario government rolls out $1,000 program to help small businesses with PPE costs

The Ford government is helping small businesses to defray the unexpected costs of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), according to Bonny Koabel (CPA, CGA), Graphic Arts Magazine columnist and expert in government funding. Koabel is also President of AKR Consulting Canada, a Mississauga, Ontario firm specializing in government grants, rebates, refunds, subsidies and tax credits. To … Read more →

Ryerson GCM students create webinar series on key industry topics

Graphic Communications Management (GCM) students at Ryerson University in downtown Toronto have gathered together research on important topics in the current printing and graphic communications industry. The timely webinar series will explore 18 specific topics covering sustainability, packaging, technology, publishing and strategy. The research was completed as part of a project-management class one semester before … Read more →

Epson debuts SureColor F170 Dye-Sublimation Printer

Epson (Los Alamitos, California) has announced its first 8.5-inch-wide desktop dye-sublimation printer, the SureColor F170, “enabling creative individuals and small businesses to easily get started in the personalized promotional goods market.” Designed to deliver fast, reliable dye-sublimation printing, the new printer is ideal for home or small businesses and start-ups looking to expand into the … Read more →

TC Transcontinental debuts Integritite packaging made of 30% post-consumer recycled plastic

TC Transcontinental Packaging (Montreal) has launched Integritite 30% Post-Consumer Recycled (PCR) collation shrink film. The new packaging can be found in the AHA Sparkling Water printed case wrap appearing on select Sam’s and BJ’s Club Store shelves this Fall in Ohio, Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia, Indiana, South Carolina, North Carolina, Arkansas, Tennessee, Kentucky, Mississippi and … Read more →

Bertini joins Keypoint Intelligence as Director of Textile and DTG/DTF Printing

Textile printing industry veteran Mike Bertini has joined Keypoint Intelligence as Director of Textile and Direct-To-Garment/Direct-To-Fabric (DTG/DTF) Printing. In this role, he’ll be the marketing research company’s digital textile printing Subject Matter Expert (SME) responsible for conducting market research and forecasting, custom consulting projects, strategy and planning engagements – as well as creating editorial content … Read more →

FuturePrint Virtual Summit grows attendance and global reach

The second edition of the FuturePrint Virtual Summit, organized by UK-based FM Future, that took place online October 12-16, was considered a great success by all who attended, presented and participated, according to overall feedback. Replays are now available with access to 79 helpful talks from across the print spectrum. Once again bringing the industry … Read more →

Baldwin releases new Defender print inspection and defect-tracking solution

Baldwin Vision Systems (Waukesha, Wisconsin) has unveiled a new suite of data-connected technologies to identify, track and remove printing defects. Specifically designed for wide-web packaging substrates, Defender 100% Inspection “is the foundation for the industry’s most comprehensive defect-tracking solution,” said the company. “Defender Data Central and Defender Waste Manager combine to function as a seamless … Read more →

Xitron set to release Navigator 13 RIP workflow software

Xitron (Ann Arbour, Michigan), a subsidiary of Global Graphics and the developer of the Harlequin-based Navigator RIP and workflow software for commercial, flexo, digital and high-speed inkjet printing, will begin shipping the newest Navigator release on Monday, November 23. Navigator Version 13 brings several improvements to the RIP, including enhanced control over colour separation rendering, … Read more →

Fujifilm Dimatix launches Samba G5L Printhead

Fujifilm Dimatix, a leading provider of inkjet printheads for commercial and industrial printing, has launched its Dimatix Samba G5L, the latest generation in the Samba printhead line. Leveraging state-of-art silicon micro electro-mechanical systems manufacturing (SI-MEMS), the Dimatix Samba G5L has a unique parallelogram design on the nozzle plate to offer simplified printhead stitching – enabling … Read more →