Xeikon unveils PX30000 7-Colour Label Press

Xeikon America (Itaska, Illinois) has announced the addition of a high-end, high-productivity label press to its Panther portfolio. The new Xeikon PX30000 Digital UV Inkjet Label Press is equipped with eight printing stations, two of which are used to achieve high opaque white layers at maximum speeds. The new press is driven by Xeikon’s X-800 … Read more →

Contiweb unveils Variable Coater to boost digital print quality and reduce costs

Contiweb (Boxmeer, The Netherlands), a global specialist in printing, advanced drying and web-handling equipment and solutions, has announced the launch of its Variable Coater (VC) – a digital priming and over-print varnish applicator developed to boost product quality and reduce costs for paper in digital printing applications. Compatible with leading, high-end web inkjet presses, the … Read more →

Manroland Sheetfed and My Press Needs sign new sales and marketing partnership

My Press Needs (MPN) and Manroland Sheetfed North America have announced a new sales and marketing partnership. Effective immediately, Manroland Sheetfed North America will represent MPN’s Crest Clamshell product line throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico, with exclusivity in the packaging, corrugated, publishing, commercial printing, point-of-purchase display and retail graphics markets. Sean Springett, Manroland … Read more →

Pitney Bowes unveils new sending technologies in Canada for the new normal

Pitney Bowes (Stamford, Connecticut), a global technology company that provides commerce solutions in the areas of e-commerce, shipping, mailing and financial services, has announced new digital sending technologies that are available to Canadian businesses for the first time. The new solutions include a SaaS-based sending platform, SendPro Enterprise, for larger organizations adapting to remote working … Read more →

TC Transcontinental invests over $10 million in book printing

TC Transcontinental Printing (Montreal) has invested more than $10 million over the past eight months in its book printing platform in Québec, mainly at its Transcontinental Interglobe plant in the Beauce region. These investments have enabled the plant to improve its manufacturing efficiency to better meet the demand from North American customers, as well as … Read more →

Markem Imaje launches 9330 Coder

Markem Imaje (Vernier, Switzerland) a leading manufacturer of product identification and traceability solutions, has released its new 9330 Coder for cost-effective inkjet printing. The coder was specifically designed to meet the needs of small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) for high quality, cost-effective and hassle-free product coding. Designed for low-to-medium duty operation up to‎ 4.4 m/s … Read more →

Tecnau launches cutting and stacking system for B2+ sheets

Tecnau, a multinational OEM specializing paper handling, monitoring, processing and finishing for the digital printing industry, has unveiled its Stack 1212 Cutting and Stacking System. Users can convert multi-up output from the emerging generation of B2+ colour digital presses, as well as sheetfed offset presses, into smaller stacked finished pages without guillotine cutting. The new … Read more →

Vistaprint acquires 99designs

99designs.com has been acquired by Cimpress, Vistaprint’s parent company, and will be managed as part of Vistaprint, as well as an independent brand. “The driving force behind Vistaprint and 99designs is our shared passion to help small businesses,” said Robert Keane, Founder and CEO of Cimpress and Vistaprint. The combination of 99designs’ freelance graphic designers … Read more →

Canon launches imagePress C10010VP and C9010VP Digital Presses

Canon’s new imagePress C10010VP and C9010VP digital colour presses offer “a range of distinctive and reliable technologies with enhanced automation and extensive media-handling capabilities,” said the OEM. With over 28,000 installations in North America since its introduction over a decade ago, the imagePress line of colour digital presses “has been a market leader in offering … Read more →

Koenig & Bauer Flexotecnica names Vilchez as its Area Sales Director for North America and Latin America

Koenig & Bauer Flexotecnica has chosen industry veteran Daniel Vilchez as its Area Sales Director for both North America and Latin America. In this new role, he’ll be responsible for sales and business development to ensure the highest level of customer support, by providing his in-depth expertise to the OEM’s range of flexography presses as … Read more →

Durst unveils UVC-R Air Disinfection System for the new normal

Durst (Brixen, Italy), a leading manufacturer of advanced digital printing and production technologies, is responding to the COVID pandemic with another initiative. As early as April during the lockdown and reported on this site, Durst had already started the production of community masks as a first preventive measure. Now, the OEM is stepping up its … Read more →