Tony Curcio is the editor of Graphic Arts Magazine.

Kornit unveils Kornit Konnect cloud software analytics connectivity platform

Kornit Digital, a market leader in digital textile printing technology, has launched Kornit Konnect – its new cloud-based, mobile workflow software platform that enables businesses to maximize the productivity of their digital printing solutions. “This is the first phase in Kornit’s implementation of its industry vision of textile design, decoration and production being fueled by … Read more →

Hazen Paper showcases Phantom Options in new sample book

A new sample book from Hazen Paper Company (Holyoke, MA) titled Phantom Options, demonstrates innovative capabilities with samples of products that brand owners and packaging designers can use to differentiate and enhance their brands. Introduced recently at Luxe Pack New York, the new sample book includes a selection of Hazen Multi-Ply swatches, bound to show … Read more →

X-Rite unveils i1Pro 3 Plus colour profiling device

X-Rite and Pantone (Grand Rapids, Michigan), global leaders in colour science and technology, have released their new i1Pro 3 Plus – a spectral colour measurement solution “specifically designed for imaging, print and textile professionals who need advanced calibration and colour profiling capabilities to support today’s wide-format and industrial printing applications.” The i1Pro 3 Plus has … Read more →

Mark Andy renews partnership with Konica Minolta

Mark Andy (Chesterfield, MO) has announced that it has renewed its joint agreement with strategic partner Konica Minolta Business Solutions (Ramsey, NJ). Partners since 2016, Mark Andy and Konica Minolta together have delivered a new line of digital label presses that enable users to bring high quality, cost-effective digital solutions to the marketplace. The OEMs … Read more →

EyeC launches new Audit Trail Viewing software for pharmaceutical packaging

EyeC (Hamburg, Germany) has launched EyeC Audit Trail Viewer, a new software that simplifies the preparation and review of audit trailing data. The technology allows users “to analyze and document process interventions for auditing in a convenient, controllable and comprehensive way,” said the company. The software enables users to flexibly load and visualize trailing data … Read more →

Kallima launches Kallima box™ – its new Kallima Folding Grade

Rayonier Advanced Materials’ Paperboard Division (Temiscaming, Quebec) has launched its new Folding Grade – Kallima box™ folding boxboard. “Customers will continue to benefit from the strength and versatility they’ve come to expect from Kallima® commercial printing grades, but with a new product option that delivers a foldable, printable and boxable solution for packaging, cartons, POP … Read more →

PIA announces 2019 Premier Print Award winners

The Printing Industries of America (PIA – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) has revealed the results of its 2019 Premier Print Awards – “the world’s most prominent international print competition,” said the organization. This year’s competition featured 2,240 entries submitted, with only 110 being awarded the coveted Benny Award or Best in Category honours. This year, the annual … Read more →

Delphax signs reseller agreement with Triquerta for Elan Presses

Delphax Solutions Incorporated (DSI – Mississauga, Ontario), a leading digital inkjet press designer and manufacturer, has signed a re-seller agreement with Triquerta Imaging Solutions, also of Mississauga. Triquerta now becomes the first Canadian company to formally sign up to DSI’s Sales Partnership Program announced last March, and enables them to represent DSI’s Elan HD range … Read more →

Xitron and Platesetters.com partner on violet CtP replacement

Xitron (Ann Arbor, Michigan), a leading independent developer of RIP and workflow products for commercial, digital and high-speed inkjet printing, and Platesetters.com, a U.S. leader in refurbished CtP sales, have announced a joint program to assist printers who are still using violet-based CtP systems. “Most owners of these systems have been notified by the manufacturers … Read more →

Crawford partners with BlueCrest to combine mail processing and workflow technology

Crawford Technologies (Toronto), a leading provider of document solutions that streamline, improve and manage customer communications, has signed a partnership agreement with BlueCrest (formerly a division of Pitney Bowes’ Document Messaging Technologies), a global technology provider and supplier of enterprise software, printers, inserters, sorters and parcel solutions, to be a Value-Added Reseller (VAR) of Crawford … Read more →