Wisner joins Prime Data as Vice President of Business Development

Prime Data (Aurora, Ontario) has welcomed industry veteran Jim Wisner to its team as Vice President of Business Development. Wisner is highly respected in the printing and direct-marketing industries and has worked with clients across almost every vertical – including NFPs, financial, consumer goods and services, teclo and tech. His exceptional knowledge and expertise of … Read more →

Memjet unveils DuraFlex inkjet printing technology

Memjet has characterized its new DuraFlex inkjet printing technology as a modular, single-pass print solution that combines Memjet’s signature features of speed, simplicity and affordability with new attributes – such as enhanced durability, A4 and A3 plus widths in a four-colour printhead, a high-speed data path, and modules that control all printhead functions. Together, these … Read more →

Quark releases QuarkXPress 15.0.1

Quark (Denver, Colorado) has announced the availability of QuarkXPress 15.0.1, the first update to QuarkXPress 2019 page-layout software that was released July 9, 2019. Included in this update for QuarkXPress 2019 users are improvements to many customer-requested items relating to the following: Retina cursors on Mac. Cursors will no longer pixelate. They’ll be as sharp … Read more →

Second Annual Better with Less – Design Challenge now open for submissions

The Better with Less – Design Challenge, organized by Metsä Board (a European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards headquartered in Metsä, Finland) is now in its second year. The competition inspires graphic designers from around the globe to create more environmentally-friendly packaging solutions for e-commerce, cosmetics and food. Submissions can be made in four … Read more →

Pitney Bowes sells Software Solutions Business to Syncsort for $700 million

Pitney Bowes (Stamford, Connecticut), a global technology company that provides commerce solutions in the areas of e-commerce, shipping, mailing, data, and financial services, has announced that it’s entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Software Solutions Business to Syncsort (Pearl River, New York) for $700 million (USD) in cash. The transaction is expected to … Read more →

Color20 Conference keynote speakers announced

The Printing Industries of America (PIA) has announced the keynote line-up for its Color20 conference to be held January 11-14, 2020 at the Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa in San Diego, California. The Color20 program was designed to provide attendees with insights, best practices and answers to their most pressing colour management questions. It … Read more →

SGIA reveals 2019 Product of the Year winners in over 70 categories

The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA – Fairfax, Virginia) has announced the winning products – which are all produced by Printing United exhibitors and available for sale in 2019 – from more than 200 entries in 72 categories. “Our competition was juried, and judges reviewed entries very carefully, so that they can compare products objectively,” … Read more →

Impulse Graphic & Display Solutions installs Fujifilm Superwide Acuity Ultra UV Press

Impulse Graphic & Display Solutions (Mississauga, Ontario) has expanded its wide-format portfolio with Fujifilm’s Acuity Ultra, a 5-metre (197-inch) Superwide UV Press featuring exceptional cost-in-use for outputting high quality interior and exterior graphics. “We push the limits,” said President Alex Cachia. “We’re a unique print service provider with clients in various industries – including automotive, … Read more →

Epson introduces SureColor T5470M printer with integrated scanner

Epson’s new SureColor T5470M is a 36-inch printer with an integrated scanner that offers a fast multi-function solution for printing, sharing and saving technical documents. The new model joins the Epson SureColor T-Series of wide-format printers. The sleek print/copy/scan combination produces accurate A1/D-size prints in as fast as 22 seconds, making it an ideal choice … Read more →