CPrint Academy adds online testing to its print training programs

CPrint Academy has now added quizzes and testing to its collection of online print-industry-specific training programs. The enhanced program will give small printing companies an inexpensive way to provide employee training in the issues they deal with every day. The first online training site deals specifically with printing knowledge and customer relations training for workers … Read more →

Kodak releases Prinergy Workflow 7 aimed at protecting margins

Prinergy Workflow 7 is the latest advancement of the company’s workflow automation software. “All of the enhancements to Prinergy Workflow 7 protect the profit margins of today’s print service providers, including new features that limit human error, improve time to press, and enable faster and more informed decisions that are critical for keeping margins healthy,” … Read more →

Drytac adds new sales staff in Canada and the U.S.

Drytac, an international manufacturer of adhesive-coated products, has appointed two industry veterans to its Canadian and U.S. sales teams. Paul Barker will fill the newly created position of Custom Coatings Account Manager – Outside Sales for Drytac Canada. Brad Haupt will serve as Midwest Regional Sales Manager for Drytac Corporation in the United States. Barker, … Read more →

Neenah launches new comprehensive, multi-faceted website for packaging

Neenah Fine Paper has launched a new luxury packaging website offering premium paper samples. The site, neenahpackaging.com, is a creative and specification resource for brand managers, designers, printers and converters who are responsible for luxe packaging and label design for premium and craft brands. With the launch, Neenah is also offering premium paper samples for … Read more →

QuarkXPress 2015 adds 10 most requested features

Quark Software Inc. has just announced the official availability of QuarkXpress 2015, the new major release of Quark’s graphic design and page layout software. It now includes fast 64-bit architecture, industry-verified PDF/X-4 output, fixed layout interactive (app-like) eBook production, as well as an array of the most user-requested features. Unlike other design software, QuarkXPress is … Read more →

Appleton Coated debuts new logo and identity

Appleton Coated has unveiled a new identity and logo to better represent its capabilities and extensive product lines. “Simply put, today’s Appleton Coated is about more than just coated,” said Ferkó Goldinger, Appleton Coated’s Marketing Manager. “As our product offerings expand into inkjet, offset, opaques and specialty products, ‘coated’ is becoming less descriptive of our … Read more →

DIA’s Annual Golf Tournament set for June 11

Please mark Thursday, June 11 on your calendar. That’s the date of the Digital Imaging Association’s Annual Golf Tournament – a chance once again for fun, camaraderie, great food and warm weather in beautiful surroundings. (Yes, warm weather finally!). The popular yearly event will take place once again at beautiful St. Andrew’s Valley Golf Club, … Read more →

Rollem introduces the 2D Champion 990 Digital Finisher

According to the OEM, its new 2D Champion 990 automatic bi-directional digital finisher exemplifies Rollem’s 50-plus years of technology. “It outperforms every finishing machine in its class in registration, speed, quality and economy – all without the aid of highly skilled technicians or operators. And it’s versatile, performing slitting, scoring, perforating, micro-perforating and kiss-cutting both … Read more →

Drytac releases free instructional Facemount videos on mounting digital prints and photos to acrylic

Drytac has released a new educational resource for those seeking information on how to adhere the printed side of a digital graphic to acrylic – a process also known as face mounting, second-surface mounting, acrylic mounting, or Plexiglas mounting. In its newly introduced Facemount video series, Drytac walks viewers through the process with step-by-step instructions … Read more →

GPA expands its wide-format substrate portfolio

Specialty substrates and solutions provider GPA first announced their entry into the wide-format market at Graph Expo 14 with the launch of its wide-format Product Catalogue that featured Concept Media Solutions. As demand grew, GPA expanded its wide-format press products to include: white, clear and translucent vinyl; static cling vinyl; floor and carpet graphics; wall … Read more →