HP calls for entries for its Third Annual HP Inkspiration Awards Americas

HP and Dscoop (Digital Solutions Cooperative) has called for submissions for its Third Annual HP Inkspiration Awards Americas – a contest celebrating best-in-class print projects using HP Indigo Presses, HP PageWide Web Presses and HP Scitex Presses. Print service providers, converters, designers and agencies are invited to participate by submitting their most innovative and creative work, … Read more →

TC Transcontinental – RBW Graphics invests in Goss M-3000 upgrades

TC Transcontinental – RBW Graphics, specializing in print, flexible packaging and publishing, recently completed a suite of upgrades to its Goss M-3000 Press at its RBW Graphics Facility in Owen Sound, Ontario. The project consisted of a drives and controls system upgrade, an Omni Make-Ready bundle, and ink-fountain rebuilds. The drives and controls upgrade involved … Read more →

Fourteen Fujifilm Uvijet UV inks earn UL Greenguard Certification

Fujifilm’s ongoing commitment to environmental responsibility has been recognized as 14 inks in its Uvijet UV range have achieved UL Greenguard Certification. The criteria to obtain this widely recognized accreditation are among the most stringent product emissions standards in the world. UL Greenguard Certified products are well established and scientifically proven to meet rigourous third-party … Read more →

Imprimerie Bourg Royal installs two Standard/Horizon finishing systems from KBR Graphics Canada

Imprimerie Bourg Royal, a full-service printing company located in Quebec City, Quebec, recently installed two Standard/Horizon finishing solutions – a creaser/folder and an inline bookletmaking system – from KBR Graphics Canada, the exclusive Canadian distributor for Standard/Horizon Finishing Systems. The three generations of the Paquet family that still to this day all work together at … Read more →

Xeikon continues substrate qualification by adding Filmax films

Xeikon press users can meet increased market demands for container decoration and offer a broader range of services, following the certification of substrates from South Korean Filmax, a manufacturer of polypropylene films. In response to market demands for high-quality, value-added, full-colour graphics and reduced delivery times for decorative containers, Xeikon has certified the Filmax BML-S and … Read more →

Gordon joins Inkjet Insight to help companies accelerate inkjet transformation

Andrew Gordon.

Printing industry strategist and technology analyst Andrew Gordon has joined Inkjet Insight (inkjetinsight.com) to accelerate the adoption of inkjet printing technology through the company’s online platform of technical content, buying tools, and services specifically tailored to the production printing market. “The industry is at an inflection point where demand for production inkjet technology is matched … Read more →

Sign Expo Canada shakes it up while attracting over 3,000

This year, the 2017 edition of the Sign Association of Canada’s Sign Expo Canada (Friday and Saturday, October 27-28, Toronto International Centre, Mississauga, Ontario), the only national sign and image-making trade show in the country, shook it up a little. There was a change in location and dates, a new on-floor, dye-sublimation demo, and a … Read more →

Xeikon and EFI form strategic partnership for digital label printing

Electronics For Imaging (EFI) and Xeikon, a division of Flint Group, have announced that they’ve entered into an exclusive partnership involving the EFI Jetrion digital label and narrow-web inkjet printing systems. Under the partnership, Xeikon will service, support and supply the worldwide Jetrion customer base, and continue the direct sales of Jetrion digital label printing … Read more →