Seventy-six scholarships to be awarded to deserving students by Canadian Print Scholarships

Canadian Print Scholarships has announced that 76 scholarships will be awarded to students in five graphic communications programs across Canada for the 2020/2021 academic year. “With support from industry, Canadian Print Scholarships has provided scholarships to hundreds of graphic communications students,” said Jeff Ekstein, Chair of Canadian Print Scholarships. “The financial support helps cover the … Read more →

FPA 2021 Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards calls for entries

The Flexible Packaging Association (FPA – Annapolis, Maryland) has called for submissions for its 2021 Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards Competition. The deadline for entries is Friday, November 6, 2020. Awards will be given in the following categories; expanding the use of flexible packaging, technical innovation, sustainability, printing, shelf impact, and packaging excellence. All entries will … Read more →

Agfa to host Studio 5D10 3-part series of online broadcasts reflecting its participation at cancelled live tradeshows

Reflecting what would have been its participation as an exhibitor at the live Printing United and FESPA tradeshows, Agfa, who would have been at booth 5D10 at FESPA, is holding a special online event October 6-8 instead, called Studio 5D10. “All trade events may have been postponed, but our commitment to the printing industry stands … Read more →

FTA announces its Virtual Fall Conference 2020 session details

The Flexographic Technical Association (FTA – Bohemia, New York) has announced the session details for its Virtual Fall Conference taking place Monday, October 5 to Wednesday, October 7, 2020. The online-only, three-day technical conference theme will be Collaboration Achieves Perfect Vision. Through six sessions and more than 20 technical presentations, expert speakers will explore how … Read more →

Xeikon launches SX30000 Digital Press in Canada and the U.S.

Xeikon America (Itasca, Illinois) has launched its new Xeikon SX30000 Digital Press, available immediately in Canada and the United States. Based on groundbreaking new Sirius technology (referring to the brightest star in the earth’s night sky, Sirius has helped various cultures throughout history to set course and to navigate), the new electro-photographic, toner-based press “raises … Read more →

Updated Two Sides Infographics now available

Two Sides North America, an independent non-profit organization that promotes the sustainability of print and paper products, has updated its collection of professionally-designed, information-packed infographics. If you’re looking for engaging infographics to help share the great sustainability story of print, paper and paper-based packaging with your current and potential print-buying customers, then look no further! … Read more →

Registration opens for Pack Expo Connects online event

Attendee registration is now open for a new virtual event, Pack Expo Connects 2020, which will take place online Monday, November 9 to Friday, November 13, 2020. Produced by PMMI Media Group, Pack Expo Connects delivers the power of the Pack Expo brand to connect the packaging and processing industry during these challenging times. In … Read more →

PRINTING United Digital Experience to offer over 40 educational sessions

PRINTING United’s Digital Experience will take place online from Monday, October 26 to Thursday, November 12, offering “education for all” throughout the three-week virtual event. Renowned industry experts will discuss the latest topics and trends, areas of opportunities, and research for industry verticals across the board – all at no cost. “In creating all aspects … Read more →

Mutoh launches XpertJet 1682WR Dye Sublimation Printer

Mutoh America, a leading manufacturer of wide-format inkjet printers, has launched its new 64-inch dye sublimation printer, the XpertJet 1682WR. The latest additions to Mutoh’s award-winning line of wide-format printers, paired with Mutoh’s new DH21 Dye Sublimation Ink, “provides improved usability and reduces operational workload which will ensure high-quality prints, high production output and user-friendly … Read more →

Domino to unveil its Generation 7 digital inkjet technology September 30

Approaching 1,000 worldwide installations of the OEM’s Generation 6 inkjet platform, Domino (Gurnee, Illinois) has announced the upcoming unveiling of Generation 7 – “the next generation digital inkjet technology” taking place online in a special virtual event on Wednesday, September 30. “We are very excited about this forthcoming product launch,” said Louise Adcock, Global Product … Read more →

Publiforme installs Agfa Anapurna H3200i LED UV inkjet printer

Publiforme, a leading sign company based in Sherbrooke, Quebec, recently acquired a new large-format UV inkjet printer – Agfa’s Anapurna H3200i LED, a hybrid UV LED inkjet printer that can print on both roll material and rigid media up to 10 feet in width. The company specializes in digital signage, indoor and outdoor displays, vehicle … Read more →