Anajet to merge with Ricoh

On Monday, June 1, 2020, Anajet Incorporated (Costa Mesa, California) will officially merge with its parent company, Ricoh Printing Systems America (RPSA – Simi Valley, California). All of Anajet’s current support teams, services and products will remain the same. AnaJet is one of the leading direct-to-garment digital printer manufacturers in the world. AnaJet’s Sprint garment … Read more →

SinaLite adds Certified Face Shields to its product portfolio

Wholesale trade printer SinaLite (Markham, Ontario) has introduced protective face shields to its product range. This new line was created to help its thousands of print partners in Canada offer their clients products to slow the spread of COVID-19 and protect essential workers. Assembled at SinaLite’s production facilities, the new face shields come with a … Read more →

Canon introduces Conveyance automated workflow tool

Canon Solutions America has launched Conveyance, a highly efficient JDF-enabled automated workflow tool developed to boost high-volume, short-run production. This intuitive software, developed by Canon Solutions America’s Boca Raton Software Development Group, is a new addition to the OEM’s advanced software portfolio, and is supplemented by Canon’s service and tech support. The software helps to … Read more →

Durst now producing community masks at its Italy headquarters

Durst (Brixen, Italy), a leading manufacturer of advanced digital printing and production technologies, is now producing community masks in its demo center at its Brixen headquarters in South Tyrol, Italy. The masks are being produced for employees of both the Durst Group and sister company Alupress, and will also be available for other companies. The … Read more →

APTech allowing members-only access to market reports, research studies and Disaster Recovery Toolkit

The Association for PRINT Technologies (APTech – Reston, Virginia) has launched its new website ( and is offering a limited time, all-access pass for its usually firewalled members-only content. “This all-access pass is like getting a free provisional membership,” said Thayer Long, President of APTech. “With the launch taking place during this challenging time when … Read more →

Trudeau launches Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance program for small businesses

Led by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, the federal government along with provincial and territorial partners are taking action to protect Canadians and businesses from the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. They’re partnering to introduce significant measures to ensure that small businesses have the resources to make it through these difficult times. The feds have reached … Read more →

Canon and Thomas Printworks partner to help U.S. food-service providers

Thomas Printworks, a Canon Solutions America customer and one of the largest family-owned printing and fulfillment companies in North America (with over 25 locations throughout Texas, Arizona, Minnesota and Florida), have teamed up with Canon U.S.A. to create high-impact, printed PSA (Public Service Announcement) banners for its food-service customers. Because of the current worldwide COVID-19 … Read more →

SinaLite introduces social-distancing floor graphics and health & hygiene decals

Canadian Trade-printing leader SinaLite (Markham, Ontario) has introduced two new products to help commercial printers and their clients “flatten the curve” of the COVID-19 outbreak. Both products come with pre-designed artwork to make the ordering process faster and easier. Clients don’t need to upload a file – they simply choose their designs. Launched in early … Read more →