PNH Solutions expands its manufacturing plant and seeks sales executives

Large-format printing and experiential marketing leader PNH Solutions has announced a 26,000-square-foot expansion of its current production facility in Montreal, Quebec. The fully integrated, large-format print supplier of turnkey marketing solutions, which has a second location in Toronto, now has expanded its capabilities to perform metal, wood and electrical work. The company is now capable … Read more →

Mitchell Press names Green at its Environmental Coordinator

Mitchell Press (Burnaby, British Columbia), a high-speed, premium quality commercial printer and a Canadian leader in environmental initiatives, has hired Addie Green as its Environmental Coordinator. Green brings an Environmental Technology and Monitoring background to Mitchell Press, with a focus on measuring and documenting the company’s environmental footprint – so it can leverage and share … Read more →

SAi announces EnRoute Training Workshops to boost production throughput

SA International (SAi, Salt Lake City, Utah), a leading provider of software solutions for the professional signmaking, wide-format digital printing and CAD/CAM for CNC machining industries, has announced the dates and locations of its next round of training workshops throughout the U.S. dedicated to its EnRoute software. Spanning eight cities from February to October, each … Read more →

Actega to increase prices on all product groups within North America

Actega North America (Delran, NJ) will increase prices on its inks, coatings, adhesives and pressroom chemicals effective February 19, 2018 “in response to the continuing and sustained rise in raw material and supply-chain costs. This increase will apply to products sold into all printing markets,” said the company. “In addition to the cost increases already … Read more →

Stultz joins Messagepoint’s Healthcare Group

Toronto-based Messagepoint, a leader in developing and delivering innovative software and services within the Customer Communications Management (CCM) market, has announced that Ray Stultz has joined the company as Director of Healthcare Accounts and Product Strategy. In his new position, he’ll help in setting the Messagepoint healthcare solution “roadmap” and will work closely with clients … Read more →

Epson and CIT partner to offer financing for Epson print customers

Epson America (Long Beach, CA) and CIT Direct Capital (Portsmouth, NH) have announced a partnership to offer financing for Epson commercial and digital print customers. The partnership will allow CIT Direct Capital to provide Epson dealers, channel partners, resellers and customers with a primary source of financing through a single point of contact. This will … Read more →

NPES rebrands as Association for Print Technologies (APT)

Reflecting its bold new mission to drive printing industry growth, NPES (The Association for Suppliers of Printing, Publishing and Converting Technologies) has announced a name change to the Association for Print Technologies (APT). The new identity is both a recognition of the Association’s signature annual event – PRINT – which it’s produced since 1968, but … Read more →

Tower introduces new flexographic cleaner for corrugated applications

Tower Products, a leading U.S.-based manufacturer of environmentally-sensitive pressroom chemistry for the offset and flexographic printing industry, has released Tower 270 Cleaner Concentrate – its new flexographic cleaning product specifically formulated for the corrugated printing industry. Tower 270 Cleaner Concentrate is a water-based wash-up detergent for Flexo Systems used in the corrugated box industry. “Over time, … Read more →

PIA and SGIA partner to hold 2018 conferences tackling key printing industry issues

The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) and the Printing Industries of America (PIA) have collaborated to present a series of conferences delving into important issues affecting today’s printing industry. While this is the first formal agreement between the two organizations, the arrangement builds on a long history of collaboration on programming, including the Continuous Improvement … Read more →