DDL holds free cybersecurity event for the printing industry

DDL, a Toronto-based market leader providing business equipment and digital services – and the largest Ricoh dealer in Canada of the OEM’s multi-function printers, production print equipment and visual communications solutions – organized the one-day event that welcomed commercial printers, reps from other interested firms and members of the trade press to the Ricoh Canada’s … Read more →

Xploration 2019 Tour set for July 17 in Toronto

Xplor International (Lutz, Florida) has announced that its 2019 Xploration Tour will return to Toronto on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 after a very successful single-day event last year. It’ll be held at the City of Toronto Archives building at 255 Spadina Road, and registration will open Saturday, June 1. Three other cities for Xplor’s 2019 … Read more →

Miller McConnell Signs installs AGFA Anapurna H2500i LED Printer from Agfa Graphics Canada

Miller McConnell Signs (Ottawa, Ontario), serving the Ottawa sign and display market since the early 1990s, recently installed an Agfa Anapurna H2500i LED Printer. The company specializes in producing bright, vivid signs on a range of different materials – including mesh and vinyl, pressure-sensitive vinyl, paper, polystyrene, coroplast, foamboard, aluminum, specialty fabrics, and several other … Read more →

Epson Certified Solution Centre officially opens at TG Graphics in Mississauga

OEM Epson has announced that the first Epson Certified Solution Centre in Canada has officially opened at TG Graphics’ expansive production facility in Mississauga, Ontario. TG Graphics’ customers will now have access to the entire Epson professional printing portfolio – including signage, dye-sublimation and direct-to-garment (DTG) solutions “for a hands-on experience with unique Epson printing … Read more →

Agfa holds successful wide-format open house

Agfa Graphics’ special wide-format open house took place Wednesday, May 8 at its Canadian headquarters and production facility in Mississauga, Ontario. Attended by clients, commercial printers and other interested parties, the exclusive RSVP event focused on was how to optimize wide-format production by boosting print quality and increasing productivity, while lowering overall production costs. Live … Read more →

Digital Sign Technologies releases Print Head Doctor 15

Digital Sign Technologies (Mississauga, Ontario) has released a new version of its Print Head Doctor (PHD) machines that’s fully mobile-app-controlled, and can clean inkjet printheads in a fully automatic mode. The new PHD Model 15 can switch any of its ports between pressure and vacuum, enabling it to run complex recovery programs in one set-up … Read more →

Komcan installs Komori GL640C Offset Press at Graf-Pak

Following an impressive year of multiple offset press installations in 2018, Komcan Incorporated (Georgetown, Ontario), Komori’s exclusive dealer in Canada, has announced the installation of a new Komori GL640C at Graf-Pak of Pointe-Claire, Quebec. Founded in 1995, Graf-Pak specializes in the printing and manufacturing of folding cartons. Owners Gerry and Raffi Djerrahian needed new technology … Read more →

Zimerman is new CEO of Massivit 3D

Massivit 3D Printing Technologies (Lod, Israel), a leading provider of large-format 3D printing solutions, has announced the appointment of Erez Zimerman as its new CEO. Zimerman is stepping up from his role as Vice President of Sales to take on CEO responsibilities formerly held by Avner Israeli, who’s retiring. Before joining Massivit 3D, Zimerman was … Read more →

Paper Excellence to purchase Catalyst Paper

Catalyst Paper Corporation (Richmond, British Columbia) has announced that Paper Excellence Canada Holdings Corporation (Paper Excellence, also located in Richmond, BC) and Catalyst have entered into an agreement under which Paper Excellence has agreed to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of Catalyst. Paper Excellence processes almost two million tons of pulp yearly … Read more →

Registration opens for Printing United tradeshow

Registration is now officially open for the Printing United tradeshow to be held in Dallas, Texas, October 23 – 25, 2019. Event organizers are the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) and NAPCO Media. “There’s a transformation taking place in the printing industry, a blurring of segment boundaries as print service providers seek out new products … Read more →