Xeikon to launch its Walldeco Discovery Solution in January

Xeikon (Eede, The Netherlands) said that it will launch its “breakthrough” Walldeco Discovery Solution for affordable, cost-effective, short-run wall decoration production at the Heimtextil 2019 Tradeshow in Frankfurt, Germany, January 8 – 11, 2019. The complete end-to-end digital solution will deliver 1,200-dpi resolution at speeds up to 300 m²/hour. The technology’s central element is the … Read more →

Domino creates lively video that captures its activities at Labelexpo 2018

Labelexpo Americas took place September 25-27, 2018 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois – a suburb of Chicago. At the event, Domino, a leading manufacturer and distributor of digital printing and product identification solutions, took a rather unique and all-encompassing approach to after-event marketing. The company created a new ‘voice of … Read more →

Naegeli reviews Muller Martini’s progress of its Finishing 4.0 Roadmap

In a recent e-letter to current clients, the trade media and others, Werner Naegeli, President and CEO of worldwide print-finishing leader Muller Martini North America (MMNA), discussed the progress and challenges of implementing the OEM’s Finishing 4.0 Roadmap. His letter follows: “It’s been almost two years since Muller Martini unveiled its Finishing 4.0 philosophy which … Read more →

CJ Graphics’ annual open house party and fundraiser – another wonderful success

CJ Graphics’ 32nd annual open house party and fundraiser December 7 at its new, expanded location in Mississauga, Ontario attracted over 2,125 guests that included clients, the trade media, celebrities, politicians, competitors, suppliers, staff, families and friends who came out to support the evening between 5 p.m. and 10 p.m. Friday, December 7th. The popular annual … Read more →

Ricoh wins Best in Biz Gold Award for most innovative company

Ricoh USA has been named a gold winner in the Most Innovative Company category from the Best in Biz Awards – the only independent business awards program judged each year by prominent editors and reporters from top-tier publications in North America. In the past year, Ricoh launched its Ricoh Ignite Global Growth Strategy which outlines … Read more →

ISA survey reveals that sign, graphics and visual communications wages are up in USA

The International Sign Association (ISA – Alexandria, Virginia) has reported that sign, graphics and visual communications industry jobs in the United States pay better than average manufacturing jobs there, and overall wages have increased in recent years. That’s according to a recent ISA Wage & Benefits Survey, created for the International Sign Association by the … Read more →

Markem-Imaje improves its Valvejet Printer/Coder line

Users of Markem-Imaje’s new Valvejet 4700 Printer/Coder users can now add ink on-the-fly without stopping high-speed production while printing two sides of a case simultaneously, or very large characters on one side – thus enhancing code readability and minimizing logistics errors. When printing variable-data information onto cases, manufacturers need to produce legible characters while minimizing … Read more →

Registration now open for InPrint USA 2019

Registration is now open for InPrint USA, a major exhibition of printing technologies for manufacturing. The event will take place April 9-11, 2019 at the Kentucky International Convention Center (KICC) in Louisville and will bring industrial print seekers and suppliers face-to-face with industry experts and innovators. InPrint USA is a leading exhibition for emerging technologies … Read more →

Southwest Bindings changes name

The Toronto-based company’s new name, Southwest Business Products Limited, reflects “an all-encompassing business brand that communicates our proud Canadian heritage and the fact that we offer multiple business products – not just document binding,” said President and Founder Louis Cordeiro. Southwest currently operates six offices across Canada in Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Vancouver, Calgary, and Dartmouth. … Read more →