TC Transcontinental invests over $10 million in book printing

TC Transcontinental Printing (Montreal) has invested more than $10 million over the past eight months in its book printing platform in Québec, mainly at its Transcontinental Interglobe plant in the Beauce region. These investments have enabled the plant to improve its manufacturing efficiency to better meet the demand from North American customers, as well as … Read more →

Markem Imaje launches 9330 Coder

Markem Imaje (Vernier, Switzerland) a leading manufacturer of product identification and traceability solutions, has released its new 9330 Coder for cost-effective inkjet printing. The coder was specifically designed to meet the needs of small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) for high quality, cost-effective and hassle-free product coding. Designed for low-to-medium duty operation up to‎ 4.4 m/s … Read more →

Tecnau launches cutting and stacking system for B2+ sheets

Tecnau, a multinational OEM specializing paper handling, monitoring, processing and finishing for the digital printing industry, has unveiled its Stack 1212 Cutting and Stacking System. Users can convert multi-up output from the emerging generation of B2+ colour digital presses, as well as sheetfed offset presses, into smaller stacked finished pages without guillotine cutting. The new … Read more →

Vistaprint acquires 99designs

99designs.com has been acquired by Cimpress, Vistaprint’s parent company, and will be managed as part of Vistaprint, as well as an independent brand. “The driving force behind Vistaprint and 99designs is our shared passion to help small businesses,” said Robert Keane, Founder and CEO of Cimpress and Vistaprint. The combination of 99designs’ freelance graphic designers … Read more →

Canon launches imagePress C10010VP and C9010VP Digital Presses

Canon’s new imagePress C10010VP and C9010VP digital colour presses offer “a range of distinctive and reliable technologies with enhanced automation and extensive media-handling capabilities,” said the OEM. With over 28,000 installations in North America since its introduction over a decade ago, the imagePress line of colour digital presses “has been a market leader in offering … Read more →

Koenig & Bauer Flexotecnica names Vilchez as its Area Sales Director for North America and Latin America

Koenig & Bauer Flexotecnica has chosen industry veteran Daniel Vilchez as its Area Sales Director for both North America and Latin America. In this new role, he’ll be responsible for sales and business development to ensure the highest level of customer support, by providing his in-depth expertise to the OEM’s range of flexography presses as … Read more →

Standard unveils BQ-500 Perfect Binder

Standard Finishing Systems (Andover, MA), a leading supplier of post-press and paper-handling solutions, has announced the latest addition to its line of perfect-binding solutions – the Standard Horizon BQ-500 Perfect Binder. The system is designed for increased book-of-one productivity, increased automation and increased quality control over a wider range of substrates, compared to other competitive … Read more →

Standard unveils BQ-500 Perfect Binder

Standard Finishing Systems (Andover, MA), a leading supplier of post-press and paper-handling solutions, has announced the latest addition to its line of perfect-binding solutions – the Standard Horizon BQ-500 Perfect Binder. The system is designed for increased book-of-one productivity, increased automation and increased quality control over a wider range of substrates, compared to other competitive … Read more →

Mutoh wins six Printing United Alliance Product of the Year Awards

Mutoh America (Phoenix, Arizona), an industry leader in wide-format printers, has earned six Printing United Alliance Product of the Year awards – making 2020 the ninth consecutive year that Mutoh has earned one or more awards. Open to all Printing United Alliance supplier members, the Product of the Year competition evaluates products that are, or … Read more →

Epson ships 50 millionth EcoTank Inkjet Printer

Epson first launched high-capacity Ink Tank Inkjet Printers (now known as EcoTank printers in many markets) in October of 2010 in Indonesia. The OEM then steadily expanded the territory over which these printers were sold, expanding to 170 countries and regions by 2019. As a result, cumulative global sales of its high-capacity Ink Tank Inkjet … Read more →

Impressions Printing installs Canada’s First Kodak Nexfinity Digital Press

Impressions Printing (St. Thomas, Ontario), one of Canada’s leading printers with a 45-year history of exceptional customer service and innovation, has become the first Canadian printer to install a Kodak Nexfinity Digital Press – strengthening its in-house digital printing capabilities while further boosting print quality. Impressions Printing serves clients across the country with a full … Read more →