TAGA reveals 2020 keynote speakers during its free online conference

The Technical Association of the Graphics Arts (TAGA), part of the Printing Industries of America (PIA), is bringing together keynote speakers from the recently cancelled TAGA Annual Technical Conference for a free online event. The TAGA Technology & Innovation Series will be held online April 27–30, 2020, and will offer insights from leading industry experts … Read more →

Global PrintExpo to launch as a fully virtual exhibition in June

UK-based Resolve Business Management (RBM) has announced the launch of its Global PrintExpo – the world’s first virtual exhibition and conference facility for the printing industry. In developing this new concept, show directors Wayne Beckett and Chris Watson of RBM have utilized their long-standing technical experience in managing cloud-based products, as well as their expertise … Read more →

APTech’s free LeadingPRINT Summit to go virtual on April 28

The Association for PRINT Technologies (APTech – Reston, Virginia) is re-launching its LeadingPRINT Summit as a full-scale online event, allowing complete access to both association members and to non-members for free. The summit will deliver the same exceptional content and experienced speakers as outlined in the original agenda, said the organization. The live event will … Read more →

Federal government approves $73-billion wage subsidy legislation

Desperately needed aid for Canadian businesses and their workers to help ease the financial devastation caused by the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic is on the way. The federal government’s $73-billion wage subsidy legislation received royal assent last Saturday after being passed by the House of Commons during a rare emergency sitting. Ottawa will now pay companies … Read more →

PIA seeks speakers for its Color21 Conference by June 26

The Printing Industries of America (PIA – Warrendale, Pennsylvania) is currently seeking speakers for its Color21 Conference to be held January 23–26, 2021 at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines, located just outside of San Diego, California. Color21 will focus on colour reproduction, management, consistency and accuracy throughout the entire print production supply chain. Speakers … Read more →

Mimaki providing reinvestment solutions to help clients’ businesses grow

Mimaki USA (Suwanee, Georgia), a leading manufacturer of wide-format inkjet printers and cutters, has announced the launch of a new customer-focused financial solution – its Wide Format Investment Program. This service “enables customers to protect their cash, overcome budget limitations and acquire the right printing equipment for existing jobs as well as future growth,” said … Read more →

Konica Minolta unites globally to support communities and help customers via innovation and humanitarianism

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. (Ramsey, New Jersey) and its IT Services Division, All Covered, are partnering to share global efforts to support local communities and help customers maintain business continuity during the current Coronavirus pandemic. The OEM is re-directing everyday innovations – such as the digital workplace, security solutions, infrared thermography solutions, on-demand teaching … Read more →

Ricoh unveils Pro C5300s and Pro C5310s Production Presses

Ricoh USA (Exton, Pennsylvania) has released the Ricoh Pro C5300s and Pro C5310s Production Presses that combine high-quality colour, powerful performance and a wide range of finishing options. “These features,” said the OEM “deliver a robust solution at a more accessible price point, helping more businesses deliver professional-looking presentations, vibrant proofs-of-concept, and attractive, finished booklets. … Read more →

Dalim transforms its annual user conference into a three-part webinar series to help production departments

With most of us currently staying or working from home due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, Dalim Software (Kehl, Germany), makers of highly efficient and scalable software solutions for the creation, production and management of print and cross-media content, is transforming DUO, its annual user conference, into a digital experience. Episodes will feature global production … Read more →