Objectif Lune and Nu-book create new field force automation solution CaptureOnTheGo

Two renowned Quebec-based companies, Objectif Lune (a technology company that develops solutions for data-driven communications and business process automation), and Nu-book (a specialist in integrated digital platforms for mobile documents) have partnered to create a “never-before-seen” field force automation solution called Capture OnTheGo. Capture OnTheGo offers clients inundated with transactional forms an automated and portable … Read more →

ISA’s International Sign Expo sells out

Three weeks before the ISA’s 2015 International Sign Expo tradeshow opens, it’s already sold out! In all, the tradeshow floor will approach 215,000 net square feet, making it the largest show floor in ISA history. The largest previous show was in 2013 at just over 202,000 net square feet. The ISA International Sign Expo will … Read more →

EFI announces new DFEs for Xerox front ends

Electronics For Imaging (EFI) has announced new EFI Fiery digital front ends (DFEs) for Xerox’s newest digital presses. The Xerox EX-i 80 Print Server and EX 80 Print Server Powered by Fiery are now available on the Xerox Versant 80 Press, while the Xerox EX-P 1000i Print Server Powered by Fiery is available for Xerox … Read more →

Ricoh’s dedicated employees and technology return a staggering 90,000 lost photos to Japan Tsunami survivors

It’s been four years since the catastrophic Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami devastated that country. Many residents are still recovering, with some unable to return home as late as December of 2014. Ricoh’s unprecedented Save the Memory project has returned many of the personal photos lost and damaged in the tsunami to their owners, … Read more →

Canon Canada to explore large-format web-to-print as a new revenue stream at Graphics Canada

Unearthing new profits with Canon’s large-format web-2-print solution, Canon Poster Designer Plus, will be the focus of its presentation at Graphics Canada’s Innovation Theatre at noon each day of the show. Graphics Canada will take place April 16-18 at The International Centre in Mississauga, Ontario. The three-day event is Canada’s largest and longest-running Canadian printing industry … Read more →

CPIA to nominate Richard Armstrong for Honourary Life Membership

The Canadian Printing Industries Association (CPIA) has announced that it will nominate Richard Armstrong, President of Heidelberg Canada, for an Honourary Life Membership for his outstanding achievements and commitment to the printing industry. The proposal will be made by Sandy Stephens, Chairman of the CPIA at its Annual General Teleconference Meeting on March 25. “To … Read more →

DPS releases high-speed printhead control system for Ricoh GH2220

Calling it the most affordable industrial printhead on the market, DPS Innovations, a developer and supplier of control boards for industrial printheads, has released a new driver board specifically designed for the Ricoh GH2220 industrial printhead. According DPS, one main advantage of the GH2220 printhead is its durability. It has an industrial strength structure that … Read more →

Value-Rite and Mimaki team up for Open House March 26

The latest UV and Print & Cut technologies from Mimaki will be on display from 10:30 am to 4 pm at Value-Rite Business Products’ headquarters at 67 Steelcase Road West, Unit 2, in Markham, Ontario. For more information you can e-mail info@valuerite.com or call 1-800-242-8069. Mimaki representatives will also be on hand to answer any … Read more →

Neenah releases free limited-edition engraved print

A stunning new limited-edition engraved print designed by Michael Osborne has just been released by Neenah Paper, accessible on its popular Beauty of Engraving website. They’re free – but only 1,000 are available on a first-come-first-served basis. The fascinating design is based on Osborne’s collection of old stock certificates. He put the centuries-old craft of … Read more →

Goss Pacesetter Club members set new performance records

Outstanding productivity using Goss finishing equipment has now been achieved by 1,405 individual crews and earned them membership in the Goss Pacesetter Club. Established in 1997 to provide an incentive for achieving peak performance on Goss saddlestichers, adhesive binding systems and trimmers, the Goss Pacesetter Club admits new members each year as specific targets are … Read more →