4over enters the 3D printing market

4over has entered the 3-D printing marketplace as the first trade printer to offer 3-D printing technology as a service out of the company’s Glendale, California headquarters. The leading trade-only company will use Fused Deposition Modeling – a manufacturing method ideal for the creation of prototypes, samples for packaging development and original items. Plant Manager … Read more →

GPA kicks off 2015 Print & Design Contest

Specialty substrate leader GPA is now accepting entries for its 2015 Print and Design Contest. Now in its 10th year, the contest continues GPA’s tradition of honouring excellence and creativity in printing. “The competition has grown each year, yielding new and innovative examples of the opportunities available with GPA substrates. GPA will be accepting entries … Read more →

Kodak adds new features to its Flexcel NX platemaking system

Flexcel NX helps flexo printers, especially those in flexible packaging, to deliver greater shelf impact to brand owners. The company’s original flat-top-dot digital platemaking system does not add complexity to a printer’s operation or require spending large amounts of money on technological improvements. “Consumer product brands are in a constant competition for shelf impact, and … Read more →

eLynxx Solutions seeks partners to connect software and services with print buyers

Leading North American software and consulting boutique eLynxx Solutions is currently seeking qualified individuals and organizations to join the ranks of those who have benefited from partnering with the company. With a 40-year history of innovation, eLynxx cloud software and the exclusive eLynxx sourcing method (both purpose-built for sourcing and managing direct mail, marketing and … Read more →

Global Vision and AVT collaborate to offer offline inspection solutions for printing industry

Israel-based AVT, a world leader in print inspection, print process control and quality assurance, has joined forces with leading Canadian proofing solutions provider Global Vision (Montreal) to offer advanced offline inspection solutions to the worldwide printing market. Under the agreement, Global Vision will provide AVT with a new software engine for its offline inspection solutions, … Read more →

Prisco releases new Soft Feel UV coating and expands Charlotte facility

Prisco Printers’ Service has launched Prisco E-Cure SP-028 Soft Feel UV Coating – one of a growing range of energy-curable specialty coatings in the company’s portfolio that increases the design options available for creating “unique catalogue images, brochures and other printed products.” It’s an energy-curable coating that increases the tactile appeal of an image by … Read more →