Ernest Green & Son Limited to represent GMG colour management products throughout Canada

GMG, a leading developer and supplier of high-end color management software solutions, and Ernest Green & Son Limited, the largest independent distributor of graphic arts products and services in Canada, have reached an agreement whereby Ernest Green & Son will represent the entire GMG product line throughout Canada effective immediately. While Ernest Green specializes in … Read more →

Nilpeter introduces integrated Panorama Inkjet Label Press

The global launch of the Nilpeter Panorama product line includes the 5-colour DP-3 UV-Inkjet Label Press that combines Nilpeter’s expertise in web handling technology with advanced inkjet printing and workflow. “This integrated approach to single-pass digital printing from a single supplier offers users many operational benefits, including high performance and very effective up-time through close … Read more →

Roland offering substantial savings on specific wide-format printers

Roland DGA has announced three new limited-time promotions offering its customers “significant savings on some of the company’s most popular offerings.” All of the product promotions are valid to September 30. Those in North and South America (excluding Brazil) can access Roland VersaCamm VSi series wide-format printer/cutter instant rebates. Customers can save $3,000 on a VS-640i, $2,000 on … Read more →

Ricoh updates its ProcessDirector and InfoPrint Manager software

The updates address key issues for printers hoping to broaden their reach into multi-channel communications. “We work with a lot of print service providers, many of whom have been trying to make the jump to multi-channel communications,” said John Fulena, Vice President, Production Printing Business Group, Ricoh Americas Corporation. “We identified the struggles they’re experiencing … Read more →

Hanania to head Xerox’s Global Document Outsourcing Services

Xerox has appointed Joseph Hanania to lead its nearly $3.5 billion Global Document Outsourcing (GDO) Services Business Group. He will report directly to Mike Feldman, President of Large Enterprise Operations at Xerox. Growth in Xerox’s GDO segment is aimed at organizations looking to keep information – both in hard copy and digital forms – current, … Read more →

XMPie launches StoreFlow Cloud SaaS web-to-print solution

XMPie, a leading provider of web-to-print and personalized communication software, has released StoreFlow Cloud – a subscription-based Software as a Service (SaaS) solution for creating web-to-print portals. With little or no IT investment required, StoreFlow Cloud lowers the barriers to entry for practicing web-to-print, making it easier for printers and enterprises to embrace web-to-print as … Read more →

Mimaki partners with Esko to simplify short-run digital packaging production via its new OGPS System

Mimaki has announced a joint development with Esko to simplify the digital packaging production for companies that produce packaging samples, mock-ups, small packing runs and personalized packaged goods. The new Original Goods Package System (OGPS) from Mimaki is comprised of three components: ArtiosCAD Designer Solution (ArtiosCAD DS), a subset of Esko’s industry-leading ArtiosCAD, the world’s … Read more →

Canon releases two new imageRunner multi-function printers

Canon U.S.A.’s latest printer models, the colour imageRunner Advance C350P and the black-and-white imageRunner 1435P carry a small footprint and can easily be integrated with Canon’s solutions and Managed Document Services for consistency of operations throughout existing office fleets. Both models offer a separate drum and separate toner-based print engine to help achieve high-printing efficiency and … Read more →

GPA introduces ‘Traffic Graffic’ floor graphics promotion

Specialty substrate leader GPA’s latest promotional piece printed on its Traffic Graffic 3.4 Mil Matte White Vinyl (with a 5 mil scratch-resistant textured laminate), features an eye-catching example of a floor graphic in action in a grocery store environment offering “the tactile feel of the actual application in a convenient size.” It also stresses the … Read more →

Scarborough’s Metro Label purchased by California’s Tapp Label

Metro Label of Scarborough, Ontario has been purchased by Tapp Label, located in Napa, California. Tapp also has locations in Livermore, California, Portland, Oregon and Vancouver, British Columbia. Tapp Label owner and Chief Executive Officer David Bowyer added that the recent acquisition provides his company with a new location in Eastern Canada. The leading U.S. … Read more →

Roland DG launches guide to optimized dye-sublimation printing

Following the launch of Roland DG’s Texart RT-640 Dye-Sublimation Printer and Texart CS-64 Calender Unit, the UK-based digital wide-format manufacturer has now launched a helpful guide to dye-sublimation technology and the many business opportunities it presents for commercial printers. “Whether a company is new to the print industry, unfamiliar with the technology or is looking … Read more →

Ricoh Canada selected as Managed Print Services vendor for Ontario Ministry of Government and Consumer Services

The Provincial Ministry of Government and Consumer Services has chosen Ricoh Canada as its Vendor of Record for Managed Print Services. This means that Ricoh will support the province’s transition to a managed print environment that controls and reduces its print output across Ontario. “Ricoh Canada’s capacity to deliver highly secure, best-in-class technologies, solutions and … Read more →