Two Sides Global Anti-Greenwash Campaign results in 278 leading companies removing misleading “Go Green” claims

Two Sides, the global initiative to promote the sustainability of print and paper, has reported a 61% success rate in removing misleading environmental claims made by some of the world’s largest corporations as they seek to replace paper-based communications with lower-cost electronic alternatives. Two Sides’ research into more than 600 of the world’s leading corporations … Read more →

Ricoh to focus on Pro L4160, Pro C7110X and EFI Pro 16h LED at SGIA

At the annual SGIA Expo October 10-12 in New Orleans, Louisiana, Ricoh (booth 1351) will be showcasing three of its most popular and efficient platforms. The Ricoh Pro L4160 helps printers broaden their revenue streams by producing superior print quality and empowering colour matching for brilliant signs, banners, wall coverings, wraps and more. Leveraging its … Read more →

Canon and Amazing Print showcase Canon Poster Design Plus at Print 17

At the recently concluded Print 17 tradeshow in Chicago, Canon Canada and Canadian web-to-print leader Amazing Print Tech were proud to show off the new, re-vamped Canon Poster Designer Plus software. Canon Poster Designer plus is a template-driven software for use with the Canon’s imagePrograf product line of large-format inkjet printers. Poster Designer Plus is … Read more →

Reminder: E&P’s Publisher of the Year nominations close this Friday

Editor & Publisher’s Publisher of the Year recognition encourages staff, peers and executives to nominate candidates. “The accelerating pace of change in today’s information age requires a greater need for effective leadership. A successful newspaper leader must strategize from the trenches with practicality and realism, but think with foresight and imagination. We’re looking to honour … Read more →

PDS chooses Robert E. Thistle as dealer for Multigraf Touchline

Print Digital Solutions (PDS, Toronto) has announced that Robert E. Thistle, also based in Toronto, is now a dealer for PDS, authorized to sell the Multigraf Touchline portfolio of folding, creasing and perforating equipment. Multigraf is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of finishing equipment headquartered in Switzerland. Robert E. Thistle was founded in 1972. … Read more →

Flexa chooses Nustream Group as its new distributor in Canada

Nustream Group (Montreal) is a graphic arts products and technical services distribution company dedicated to commercial, label and packaging, photographic and art reproduction printers. Born from multiple fusions and acquisitions of specialized companies, the Nustream Group is a Canadian leader in colour reproduction encompassing all types of cutting-edge technologies and includes a team of expert … Read more →

Ricoh adds Neon Pink Toner

Ricoh Europe has launched Neon Pink toner to enhance the creative possibilities for a wide range of print – from posters and invitations to ticketing and advertising. The Neon Pink toner has been developed for the fifth colour station on the Ricoh Pro C7100X Series of colour cutsheet digital production presses. It allows printers “to … Read more →

The Gilman Brothers appoints Cwalinski as Mid-West and Canada Business Development Leader

The Gilman Brothers Company (Gilman, CT), one of North America’s premier manufacturers of foam board products for signage, display and graphics applications, has welcomed Andrew Cwalinski as the company’s newest Business Development Leader. Cwalinski’s concentration and focus will be on the mid-west USA and Canada, where he’ll be working directly with distributors, wide-format printers, retailers, … Read more →

GMC Software one of three companies rebranding as Quadient

GMC Software, an award-winning leader in Customer Communications Management (CCM), has become part of a newly integrated company which will operate under the name Quadient. Quadient integrates the omni-channel CCM, data quality and postal capabilities of three Neopost sister companies – GMC Software, Human Inference, and Satori Software – into one powerful portfolio of solutions … Read more →

IntelliFLEX takes over Smart Textile and Wearables Innovation Alliance and launches intelliWEAR

The intelliFLEX Innovation Alliance (Ottawa, Ontario), the voice of the Printed Electronics (PE) industry in Canada, and the Smart Textile and Wearables Innovation Alliance (STWIA), have reached an agreement whereby intelliFLEX has assumed leadership of the STWIA as part of a new initiative to drive Canada’s wearables and smart textiles industry. STWIA was launched as … Read more →