Epson Certified Solution Centre officially opens at TG Graphics in Mississauga

OEM Epson has announced that the first Epson Certified Solution Centre in Canada has officially opened at TG Graphics’ expansive production facility in Mississauga, Ontario. TG Graphics’ customers will now have access to the entire Epson professional printing portfolio – including signage, dye-sublimation and direct-to-garment (DTG) solutions “for a hands-on experience with unique Epson printing … Read more →

Agfa holds successful wide-format open house

Agfa Graphics’ special wide-format open house took place Wednesday, May 8 at its Canadian headquarters and production facility in Mississauga, Ontario. Attended by clients, commercial printers and other interested parties, the exclusive RSVP event focused on was how to optimize wide-format production by boosting print quality and increasing productivity, while lowering overall production costs. Live … Read more →

Digital Sign Technologies releases Print Head Doctor 15

Digital Sign Technologies (Mississauga, Ontario) has released a new version of its Print Head Doctor (PHD) machines that’s fully mobile-app-controlled, and can clean inkjet printheads in a fully automatic mode. The new PHD Model 15 can switch any of its ports between pressure and vacuum, enabling it to run complex recovery programs in one set-up … Read more →

Komcan installs Komori GL640C Offset Press at Graf-Pak

Following an impressive year of multiple offset press installations in 2018, Komcan Incorporated (Georgetown, Ontario), Komori’s exclusive dealer in Canada, has announced the installation of a new Komori GL640C at Graf-Pak of Pointe-Claire, Quebec. Founded in 1995, Graf-Pak specializes in the printing and manufacturing of folding cartons. Owners Gerry and Raffi Djerrahian needed new technology … Read more →

Zimerman is new CEO of Massivit 3D

Massivit 3D Printing Technologies (Lod, Israel), a leading provider of large-format 3D printing solutions, has announced the appointment of Erez Zimerman as its new CEO. Zimerman is stepping up from his role as Vice President of Sales to take on CEO responsibilities formerly held by Avner Israeli, who’s retiring. Before joining Massivit 3D, Zimerman was … Read more →

Paper Excellence to purchase Catalyst Paper

Catalyst Paper Corporation (Richmond, British Columbia) has announced that Paper Excellence Canada Holdings Corporation (Paper Excellence, also located in Richmond, BC) and Catalyst have entered into an agreement under which Paper Excellence has agreed to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of Catalyst. Paper Excellence processes almost two million tons of pulp yearly … Read more →

Registration opens for Printing United tradeshow

Registration is now officially open for the Printing United tradeshow to be held in Dallas, Texas, October 23 – 25, 2019. Event organizers are the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) and NAPCO Media. “There’s a transformation taking place in the printing industry, a blurring of segment boundaries as print service providers seek out new products … Read more →

GPA debuts new 500-page swatchbook

Comprised of over 500 pages and weighing over four pounds, GPA’s comprehensive new swatchbook contains “an unprecedented compilation of papers, synthetics and specialty substrates perfect bound into one volume. Never before has a book of this size combined papers and synthetics and been perfect bound – which is an achievement that demonstrates GPA’s innovation in … Read more →

Messagepoint adds AI-powered Content Intelligence

Messagepoint (Toronto) has unveiled its Messagepoint Advanced Rationalization and Content Intelligence Engine (MARCIE), an Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine-learning-powered capability within its award-winning, cloud-based Customer Communications Management (CCM) platform. MARCIE enables organizations to intelligently migrate, optimize, author and manage the complex content that’s the foundation of customer communications. These new capabilities make it easier for … Read more →

Mutoh opens new distribution center in California

Mutoh America (Phoenix, Arizona), an industry leader in wide-format inkjet printers, cutters and inks, has begun new operations out of an ISO 9001 distribution center location near the port of Long Beach, in Carson California. Scheduled to make its first shipment from this new location later this month, the facility will offer state-of-the-art inventory tracking … Read more →