Prodigy Graphics brings Christmas cheer to The Open Door

On December 3rd, Prodigy Graphics brought some extra Christmas cheer to The Open Door in Mississauga, Ontario with a corporate donation and three shopping carts overflowing with food and supplies donated by Prodigy’s 50 staff members. Tucked away in the basement of the Square One shopping mall, The Open Door is a welcome oasis for … Read more →

Xerox Color C60 Printer Wins BLI Pro Award

Buyers Laboratory LLC (BLI), the leading independent authority in the document imaging industry, has named the Xerox Color C60 Printer as the winner of its Pro Award. The compact printer won in the Buyers Laboratory Color Light Production category. The award acknowledges the best-in-class devices in BLI’s production field tests. Those rigorous tests are used … Read more →

Canada’s Design Label Systems to install Durst Tau 330 Label Press next month

Design Label Systems, one of Canada’s leading integrated product ID and label solutions providers, will be installing a new Durst Tau 330 UV Inkjet Digital Label Press in January at the company’s 25,000-square-foot facility in Mississauga, Ontario. President Zeb Faruqui said that after extensive research, Design Label Systems identified the 7-colour Tau 330 with an … Read more →

Rohrer launches Cold Foil Folding Carton, Sleeve & Insert Combo + Cold Foil Blister Card Combo

Award-winning packaging specialist Rohrer Corporation (Wadsworth, OH) has announced the launch of its Cold Foil Folding Carton Sleeve & Insert Combo, as well as its Cold Foil Blister Card Combo Program. Traditionally, cold foil’s radiance highlights every glimmering detail and enhances a product’s shelf appeal by adding a new level of dimension in a crowded … Read more →

Canada’s Prinova cited as one of the world’s largest and fastest growing software companies

Toronto-based Prinova, a leader in developing and delivering innovative software and services within the Customer Communications Management (CCM) market, has been included in the Software 500 – Software Magazine’s list of the world’s largest software and services providers. The rankings, based on total worldwide software and services revenue for 2014, showed that Prinova ranked number … Read more →

Canadian envelope giant Supremex acquires Premier Envelope

Supremex (LaSalle, Quebec), Canada’s largest manufacturer and marketer of stock and custom envelopes, and a growing provider of packaging and specialty products, has acquired the assets of Premier Envelope Limited and its affiliated operating entities. Premier is an established Canadian manufacturer of stock and custom envelopes with two principal manufacturing locations in Richmond, British Columbia … Read more →

HP partners with KBA to install first HP PageWide T1100S Web Press for corrugated packaging at DS Smith

The first HP PageWide Web Press T1100S for corrugated packaging printing for high-volume, digital pre-print applications, co-developed with KBA, will be installed at DS Smith Packaging (London, England). The company is a leading provider of corrugated packaging in Europe, and of specialist plastic packaging worldwide. It operates across 34 countries and employs over 25,000 people. … Read more →

Sheridan graduates and students receive 11 Annie Award nominations for exceptional animation

Ten graduates of Sheridan College in Ontario, along with a current third-year student animation group, have been nominated for 2016 Annie Awards that recognize the year’s top achievements in the field of animation. The International Animated Film Society (ASIFA-Hollywood) will announce the winners of the Annie Awards, the industry’s top honour, on February 6, 2016 … Read more →

DIA names Board of Directors for 2016

The Digital Imaging Association (DIA) of Ontario has named its Board of Directors for the coming year. The new DIA President is Dino Sinnathurai (Cober Printing), 1st Vice President is George Sittlinger (Maracle Press), 2nd Vice President is Paul Tarvydas (Tsus4), Secretary/Treasurer is Mark Norlock (KBA) and Past President is Paul McCarthy (Konica Minolta). Directors … Read more →

Canada takes centre stage at Printed Electronics USA Show

Canada took centre stage at IDTechEx’s Printed Electronics USA Conference last month, showcasing the strength of its growing ecosystem for printable, wearable and flexible electronics (PE). The 1,600-square-foot Team Canada Pavilion was the largest on the exhibition floor of the Santa Clara Convention Centre in Santa Clara, California, where the show took place. A huge … Read more →