GlobalVision releases Health Warning Inspection Tool for tobacco packaging

GlobalVision (Montreal), a leading manufacturer and provider of quality control systems, has announced the release of its Compulsory Packaging Information (CPI) Extractor for the tobacco industry. The company’s latest innovation simplifies and accelerates quality inspections by extracting all health warnings on a package before going to print. The CPI Extractor comes in addition to GlobalVision’s … Read more →

Domino appoints Ellen as new Divisional Director

David Ellen, President of Domino Digital Printing North America, has been promoted to the global position of Divisional Director of Domino’s Digital Printing Solutions Division. This follows the recent announcement that Robert Pulford, previously Managing Director of the division, has now taken over as CEO of Domino Printing Sciences. The role will see Ellen, who’s … Read more →

Idealliance certifies 25 new G7 Experts at Ryerson University’s G7 training event

Idealliance and Ryerson University’s School of Graphic Communications Management (GCM) in Toronto recently partnered for G7 training May 14-16, 2019 at GCM’s home facility – the high-tech Heidelberg Centre in downtown Toronto. Led by Don Hutcheson, G7 Expert Trainer, the school hosted a three-day training course that included live demonstrations of digital print and proofing … Read more →

Xerox releases paper kit for its Nuvera digital presses

Designed to enable digital printers to leverage their Xerox Nuvera presses “for jobs once dominated by offset printing”, a new Ultra Lightweight Stock Printing Kit for Xerox Nuvera Production Systems has now been made available worldwide by the OEM. “Black & white, large-volume printing may seem as nuanced as the original printing press, yet it … Read more →

DDL holds free cybersecurity event for the printing industry

DDL, a Toronto-based market leader providing business equipment and digital services – and the largest Ricoh dealer in Canada of the OEM’s multi-function printers, production print equipment and visual communications solutions – organized the one-day event that welcomed commercial printers, reps from other interested firms and members of the trade press to the Ricoh Canada’s … Read more →

Xploration 2019 Tour set for July 17 in Toronto

Xplor International (Lutz, Florida) has announced that its 2019 Xploration Tour will return to Toronto on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 after a very successful single-day event last year. It’ll be held at the City of Toronto Archives building at 255 Spadina Road, and registration will open Saturday, June 1. Three other cities for Xplor’s 2019 … Read more →

Miller McConnell Signs installs AGFA Anapurna H2500i LED Printer from Agfa Graphics Canada

Miller McConnell Signs (Ottawa, Ontario), serving the Ottawa sign and display market since the early 1990s, recently installed an Agfa Anapurna H2500i LED Printer. The company specializes in producing bright, vivid signs on a range of different materials – including mesh and vinyl, pressure-sensitive vinyl, paper, polystyrene, coroplast, foamboard, aluminum, specialty fabrics, and several other … Read more →

Epson Certified Solution Centre officially opens at TG Graphics in Mississauga

OEM Epson has announced that the first Epson Certified Solution Centre in Canada has officially opened at TG Graphics’ expansive production facility in Mississauga, Ontario. TG Graphics’ customers will now have access to the entire Epson professional printing portfolio – including signage, dye-sublimation and direct-to-garment (DTG) solutions “for a hands-on experience with unique Epson printing … Read more →

Agfa holds successful wide-format open house

Agfa Graphics’ special wide-format open house took place Wednesday, May 8 at its Canadian headquarters and production facility in Mississauga, Ontario. Attended by clients, commercial printers and other interested parties, the exclusive RSVP event focused on was how to optimize wide-format production by boosting print quality and increasing productivity, while lowering overall production costs. Live … Read more →

Digital Sign Technologies releases Print Head Doctor 15

Digital Sign Technologies (Mississauga, Ontario) has released a new version of its Print Head Doctor (PHD) machines that’s fully mobile-app-controlled, and can clean inkjet printheads in a fully automatic mode. The new PHD Model 15 can switch any of its ports between pressure and vacuum, enabling it to run complex recovery programs in one set-up … Read more →

Komcan installs Komori GL640C Offset Press at Graf-Pak

Following an impressive year of multiple offset press installations in 2018, Komcan Incorporated (Georgetown, Ontario), Komori’s exclusive dealer in Canada, has announced the installation of a new Komori GL640C at Graf-Pak of Pointe-Claire, Quebec. Founded in 1995, Graf-Pak specializes in the printing and manufacturing of folding cartons. Owners Gerry and Raffi Djerrahian needed new technology … Read more →