Koenig & Bauer re-brands Banknote Solutions business segment

The high-security printing business at Koenig & Bauer (Würzburg, Germany) has a new name. The re-naming of KBA-NotaSys to Koenig & Bauer Banknote Solutions earlier this month marks a key milestone for the global press manufacturer’s corporate re-branding strategy. With this latest move, the OEM has now completed the worldwide harmonized naming of all Koenig … Read more →

Foreman is new CEO at Aleyant

Aleyant (Wheaton, Illinois), a leading provider of print automation software and services, has appointed Trent Foreman as its Chief Operating Officer (CEO). Foreman will now be responsible for all business functions and day-to-day operations at Aleyant – including strategic and operations management, tracking and continuous improvement of business metrics, and working with the Aleyant team … Read more →

More OEMs exit drupa 2021 while excitement builds for its online preview

Citing ongoing health concerns and the risks involved with traveling and gathering in large groups (along with concerns for their employees, customers, prospects and partners), two more original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) have made the bittersweet decision to pull out of the world’s largest printing industry tradeshow. The most recent to exit the event, held every … Read more →

Agfa expands Jeti Tauro series with upgradable model

The latest member of Agfa’s Jeti Tauro family of wide-format flatbed printers – the Jeti Tauro H3300 LED S (‘S’ for Standard) – is a “favourably priced entry model that will enable an even wider range of printing companies to benefit from one of Agfa’s flagship large-format printers,” said the OEM. The new hybrid six-colour … Read more →

New 8-up+ RMGT 970 Offset Press debuts at open house

Offset press manufacturer RMGT officially launched the latest member to its 9 Series – the RMGT 970 Offset Press – at an open house in Fukuyama, Japan. The event held late in August introduced three new press models – the RMGT 970 Perfecting Press (up to 10 colours), the RMGT 970 Straight Press (up to … Read more →

Xeikon launches Fusion Embellishment Unit

Xeikon (Lier, Belgium) has announced the launch of its new Fusion Embellishment Unit – Xeikon FEU. This latest addition to the OEM’s broad portfolio of digital equipment for label production, offers label printers and converters maximum flexibility “to meet the demands of brand owners and designers striving to achieve high end, eye catching, unique, entertaining … Read more →

Mark Andy to offer GMG colour-management solutions globally

GMG (Tuebingen, Germany), a leading worldwide developer and provider of colour-management software solutions, has announced that Mark Andy’s Digital Press Division will provide worldwide distribution for the complete GMG product range of colour-management and proofing software and media. While the entire GMG portfolio is available (and GMG solutions and media are already available through the … Read more →

Drytac unveils Antimicrobial Film

Drytac (Bristol, UK) has announced the global launch of Protac AMP Film with Microban antimicrobial technology – a new product designed to help protect surfaces from microbes that can cause premature product degradation. When bacteria contaminate a surface such as a door or touchpad (as a result of human contact, environmental conditions or simply a … Read more →

Scodix launches six digital enhancement presses for specific market sectors

Scodix (Rosh HaAyin, Israel), a leading provider of digital enhancement presses for the printing industry, has announced the commercial launch of the next generation of its Ultra Digital Enhancement Press Series – consisting of six presses, with each targeted to a specific market segment. Having demonstrated its expertise in equipment for the commercial, packaging and … Read more →

Registration opens for APTech’s LeadingPRINT Summit October 13

The Association for PRINT Technologies (APTech – Reston, Virginia) has opened registration for its LeadingPRINT Fall 2020 Summit titled The Path Forward: Let’s Get on with Business. The online-only event will take place Tuesday, October 13, 2020. The comprehensive virtual program will deliver “an adventurous agenda of sound business content that will enable and motivate … Read more →