Huge Paper becomes distributor of Legion Paper in Eastern Canada

Toronto-based Huge Paper is now the exclusive distributor of Legion Paper (New York & Los Angeles) products in Eastern Canada. Legion Paper offers over 3,000 papers from 16 countries worldwide. Huge Paper will now have access to Legion’s comprehensive range of metallic papers – including Sirio Pearl, Cocktail, Mirri Card and Mirri Sparkle. “These premium … Read more →

Lowe-Martin adds two new Kodak Nexfinity Presses

Lowe-Martin, one of North America’s leading print providers, with two facilities in Mississauga, Ontario and one in Ottawa, Ontario, is upgrading its production operations by adding two new Kodak Nexfinity Digital Presses. Lowe-Martin’s services include marketing, pre-press services, lithographic printing, large-format digital, retail displays, direct mail, secure print, e-commerce & fulfilment, bindery, web solutions, packaging … Read more →

AIIM joins Imaging Network Group

The Imaging Network Group (INg), a leading trade association for transactional and direct-mail print providers, has added AIIM (Avant Imaging & Integrated Media) based in Aurora, Ontario. to its growing member list. Founded 30 years ago by Frank and Mario Giorgio, AIIM is built on the principles of adaptability while adopting new technologies to meet … Read more →

Duplo launches booklet system, digital applicator and digital cutter

Duplo USA (Santa Ana, California), a leading global provider of print-finishing equipment, has introduced new products to its booklet maker, duplicator and cutter lines. All are designed for efficiency and ease of use primarily for in-plant printers and commercial printers with high demands for short-run jobs. “The print industry is rapidly changing and Duplo, as … Read more →

Canada extending COVID-19 benefits for EI, CRB, CRCB and CRSB

Last Friday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said that the federal government will extend the period of time claimants can receive COVID-19 pandemic income benefits. The Canada Recovery Benefit (CRB), the Canada Recovery Sickness Benefit (CRSB), the Canada Recovery Caregiving Benefit (CRCB) and Employment Insurance (EI) will all see extensions in the number of weeks eligible … Read more →

DTM Flexo selected to represent Soma equipment in Canada

Soma (Lanskroun, Czech Republic), a leading global producer of flexographic printing presses, plate mounters and slitter rewinders, has chosen DTM Flexo Services of Stoney Creek, Ontario as its exclusive sales agent in Canada. DTM Flexo Services will be representing the entire Soma range of equipment across the country. DTM Flexo Services is a flexographic printing … Read more →

ISA’s annual Sign Expo for 2021 to go virtual

The International Sign Association (ISA – Alexandria, Virginia), through its Board of Directors and given the current progression of the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, has decided that its popular ISA Sign Expo 2021 will take place online over the same dates that the live tradeshow would have occurred – April 7-9, 2021. Over the past year, … Read more →

AGFA and Esko install Esko Kongsberg C24 finishing solution at Albion Screen Printing

A few months ago, Albion Screen Printing (Gatineau, Quebec) invested in a new Esko Kongsberg C24 Digital Cutting solution from Agfa Canada. This investment has allowed Albion to considerably increase the productivity in its finishing operations. “The added value of the Kongsberg table lies in the service and the robustness of the equipment,” said Alain … Read more →

Prime Data to host 30-minute webinar on tax receipt best practices this Friday

Prime Data (Aurora, Ontario), a data-driven multi-channel marketing solutions leader in Canada for 20 years serving businesses and not-for-profits such as hospitals and environmental groups, will be hosting an information-packed, 30-minute webinar with guest speaker Betty Vasconcelos from Canada Post, and sponsored by Foundation Magazine Editor Steve Lloyd. The online event will take place this … Read more →

Drytac rolls out Polar Dynamic Sand in North America

Drytac (Richmond, Virginia) has announced the North American launch of Polar Dynamic Sand, a new scuff-resistant monomeric PVC film designed for short-term, eye-catching graphics applications such as posters, retail displays and exhibition graphics. Available across the Canada and the U.S., Polar Dynamic Sand is suitable for use both indoors and outdoors, and features a removable, … Read more →