Konica Minolta expands mobile print solutions with Lantronix xPrintServer

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. has partnered with Lantronix to add the xPrintServer Cloud Print Edition to Konica Minolta’s EnvisionIT portfolio. The new solution enables mobile workers to print wirelessly  from Android and Google Cloud print-ready devices to any Konica Minolta bizhub MFP for increased productivity. “With businesses embracing Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies, … Read more →

Canon unveils new imagePrograf iPF670 and iPF770 printers

Canon U.S.A.’s new large-format printers – the 24” iPF670 and 36” iPF770 – provide cost-effective solutions for low-volume, on-demand prining environments. They support a variety of applications including posters, presentations, technical documents, drawings, company announcements and enlargements. Both offer advanced technology to assist small businesses in maximizing ROI. Economy Print Mode, auto-rotation and nesting help … Read more →

Epson introduces WorkForce multi-function printers

Epson America’s new WorkForce Pro WF-R8590 and WF-R5690 multi-function printers (MFPs) and the WF-R5190 printer deliver up to 75,000 printed pages in both black & white and colour before the ink needs to be replaced. These printing solutions allow customers to print high-impact colour documents with low operating costs and intervention rates. “Epson’s revolutionary approach … Read more →

J Sutton Communications adds Astro Memjet from Insource

J Sutton Communications, an industry leader in direct marketing strategies headquartered in Toronto, has partnered with Insource Corporation of Markham, Ontario and added an Astro M1 Memjet full-colour inkjet printer to fulfill its clients’ printing needs by delivering sharp images in full process colour on envelopes, postcards and more. The Memjet technology allows for full-bleed … Read more →

Avanti reports strong first-quarter growth

Avanti Computer Systems’ strong customer growth in the first quarter of its 2015 fiscal year saw new customers in both in-plant and commercial print added. The Canadian Print MIS leader welcomed ADR Inc., Joseph Merritt & Company, Talient Action Group (TAG) and Accu-print. Avanti also announced that PMI Printing and Marketing of Union City, California … Read more →

Kenneth R. Wilson Awards calls for entries

For the 61st year, the Kenneth R. Wilson Awards, produced by the Canadian Business Media Association (formerly the CBP), is looking for the best in Canadian business-to-business magazine publishing. Submissions will be accepted for awards in 25 categories, recognizing excellence in the creation of written, visual, digital and integrated magazine content. The early-bird deadline for … Read more →

Prodigy Graphics supports student research project

Prodigy Graphics, a leading Canadian trade-only offset printing specialist established in 1976 and based in a 65,000-sq.-ft. facility in Vaughan, Ontario just north of Toronto, was asked recently by a group of students from Ryerson University’s School of Business Management if it would be willing to participate in the group’s business case study. “I was … Read more →

Crawford Technologies experiences record-breaking growth in 2014

Toronto-based Crawford Technologies (CrawfordTech) has announced its strongest year financially to date, with sales reaching $9.9 million with an overall growth rate of 10%. “Experiencing this solid growth is a testament to our rock-solid team and shows our relevancy in today’s market. The marketplace upheaval caused by new technologies such as high-speed inkjet, online statements, … Read more →

Pitney Bowes unveils new brand strategy and logo

Global technology company Pitney Bowes, known traditionally for its core mailing and shipping products and technology, has unveiled a new brand strategy and identity that it says is much more closely aligned to its business transformation strategy and vision first detailed back in May of 2013. “We’re not the same company we were several years … Read more →

Gibson joins Drytac Canada as Technical Services Manager

Drytac, an international manufacturer of adhesive-coated products, has announced that Brian Gibson has joined Drytac Canada as Technical Services Manager. Gibson holds a degree in marketing and sales from Humber College and has more than 25 years’ experience in the printing industry. As Technical Services Manager, he’ll be responsible for technical support and training for … Read more →

Landa whitepaper explores press operator user experience

Landa has released a new whitepaper “The Landa UX: Revolutionizing the Press Operator User Experience for Breakthrough Productivity.” The whitepaper explains why user experience (UX) has become such an important consideration for many industries – especially print. The paper explores how Landa has incorporated the latest 21st century UX design and touchscreen technology into its Landa … Read more →