Second drupa preview sees almost a 50% increase in participation

The second edition of the online platform drupa preview was once again a highly successful event. The panel discussions and live webinar sessions on Tuesday, November 17, attracted over 3,848 participants from dozens of countries around the globe. The number of attendees at the second drupa preview increased by almost 50% compared to the first … Read more →

Onyx Graphics announces global availability of Onyx 21 software

Onyx Graphics (Salt Lake City, Utah) has announced the worldwide availability of Onyx 21, the company’s newest software release. Onyx 21 introduces Swatch Books 2.0 to print, scan, iterate and report on the ideal colour match, with options to add print-mode-defined colours with a single click. Intuitive PDF tile maps now streamline tile job workflows … Read more →

Connecting for Results hires Conway and Morrison

To meet the demands of its growing customer base, Toronto-based Connecting for Results (CFR), a specialist in mergers & acquisitions, market-driven management strategies, executive recruitment and transformation support, has engaged industry veterans Howard Conway and Nicole Morrison to join the company effective immediately. With over 40 years of experience, Conway’s breadth of knowledge and expertise … Read more →

PPC welcomes Hunt as Board Chair

The Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC – Springfield, MA) has chosen Brian Hunt as the new Chair of its Board of Directors. Hunt has 30 years of experience in the packaging industry that includes 21 at the 775-employee, multi-plant Southern Champion Tray company (Chattanooga, TN and Mansfiend, TX). During the induction ceremony at PPC’s recent virtual … Read more →

Monadnock introduces new “Un-Plastic Alternative” for in-store marketing

Monadnock Paper Mills (Bennington, New Hampshire), the oldest continuously operating paper mill in the U.S., has unveiled an “Un-Plastic Alternative” for in-store marketing applications. Its ENVIsual Board is “a renewable, fibre-based and curbside-recyclable option engineered for a new generation of retail and hospitality graphics, POP displays and signage,” said the company. ENVIsual Board is FSC-certified, … 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 →

Mimaki unveils full-colour 3DUJ-2207 UV Inkjet 3D Printer

The new Mimaki 3DUJ-2207 UV Inkjet 3D Printer features full-colour, high-definition production in a compact design, yielding over 10 million colours. The scalable solution is aimed at driving accessibility to 3D printing while delivering cutting-edge technologies to a wider range of new customers. The 3DUJ-2207 Printer (the first to bring over 10 million colours to … Read more →

Mimaki unveils full-colour 3DUJ-2207 UV Inkjet 3D Printer

The new Mimaki 3DUJ-2207 UV Inkjet 3D Printer features full-colour, high-definition production in a compact design, yielding over 10 million colours. The scalable solution is aimed at driving accessibility to 3D printing while delivering cutting-edge technologies to a wider range of new customers. The 3DUJ-2207 Printer (the first to bring over 10 million colours to … Read more →

HP and Shutterfly announce record HP Indigo Digital Press rollout

HP (Palo Alto, CA) and Shutterfly (Redwood City, CA), the world’s leading online retailer of personalized products, have announced “a landmark expansion of their strategic relationship to deliver next-level productivity to supply the growing e-commerce market of photo gifts and photo products.” Shutterfly is investing in over 60 new high-performance HP Indigo Digital Presses to … Read more →

Next drupa online preview is tomorrow

Tomorrow, November 17, 2020, new lectures and teaser videos will go online on the drupa preview digital platform. International speakers such as Jack Stratten, Fons Put and Deborah Corn will present trending topics of the industry and give visitors the opportunity to interact with them by asking questions during live web sessions. Additional input will … Read more →

Trotec releases beta version of Ruby – its newest laser software

Trotec Laser (Plymouth, Michigan), a specialist in laser engraving and cutting machines, has released the open beta version of Ruby – its new-generation of laser workflow software. “The new platform raises the bar in laser software by providing the most simple and fast workflow, from idea to product,” said the company. Designed to support efficient … Read more →