ARC Document Solutions invests in new Seal Laminators from GBC Canada

ARC Document Solutions, a global company that provides traditional document services and advances the distribution of information via technology, has installed a new Seal 62 Pro D Laminator in its Calgary location. ARC’s printing solutions include reprographics, colour signage, managed print services, equipment and supplies, and graphics for construction sites – among others. After installing … Read more →

DPI Group adds Agfa Jeti Titan HS and Jeti Ceres from Agfa Graphics Canada

The DPI Group (Groupe DPI, Drummondville, Quebec) has installed an Agfa Jeti Titan HS as well as an Agfa Jeti Ceres, taking its wide-format and visual communications solutions to an entirely new level of quality, speed and productivity. DPI specializes in commercial display, interior décor, installations and signage solutions – including posters, backlit displays, banners, … Read more →

Primex appoints McFaul to Québec Territory Business Manager

Primex Plastics (Richmond, Indiana), a leader in custom extruded plastic sheet and roll products for printing, thermoforming and fabrication, has appointed Gordon B. (Gord) McFaul to the position of Territory Business Manager for Québec. McFaul has over 25 years of sales and management experience in the manufacturing sector. Most recently he was a sales manager … Read more →

HP showcases its digital décor printing in designer-curated rooms at Heimtextil tradeshow

Heimtextil, the largest international tradeshow for home and contract textiles, being held this year in Frankfurt, Germany from January 9-12, 2018, has attracted 2,975 exhibitors from 64 countries. HP is using the event to introduce its Indigo wallpaper solutions to this rapidly growing market. The OEM is unveiling a new collection of digitally-printed interiors in … Read more →

Minuteman Press awarded Number 1 marketing and printing franchise by Entrepreneur for 15th straight year

Minuteman Press International (Farmingdale, N.Y.) has been selected as the #1 rated printing and marketing franchise by Entrepreneur in 2018 for the 15th straight year – and the 26th time overall. Minuteman Press has nearly 1,000 locations across Canada, the United States, Australia, South Africa and the United Kingdom. In addition to achieving the #1 … Read more →

Mactac improves its Permacolor ColorGard LUV Overlaminating Films

Mactac’s Permacolor ColorGard LUV Overlaminating Films now feature extended outdoor durability, extremely clear facestock, better adhesion and much more, said the company. “With a new 3.2-mil clear PVC facestock that’s known for its ability to eliminate colour shifting, and a 58# smooth white Kraft liner, Mactac’s ColorGard LUV family of high-performance acrylic pressure-sensitive adhesive films … Read more →

Please mark your calendar: CJF Awards celebrating excellence in journalism set for June 14 in Toronto

The Fairmont Royal York Hotel in downtown Toronto will be the venue for this year’s Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) Awards, hosted by The Globe and Mail’s investigative reporter and former journalist for the Toronto Star, Robyn Doolittle. With journalism under attack by U.S. president and liar-in-chief, comrade Donald Trump (my words), who’s approaching 2,000 lies … Read more →

Crawford Technologies closes out 2017 with record financial growth and more awards

Toronto’s Crawford Technologies, a leading provider of document solutions that streamline, improve and manage customer communications, celebrated several achievements in its fiscal year ending in September of 2017. Most notably, 2017 represented the company’s strongest financial year in its 22-year history with a 35% year-over-year increase in revenue. Crawford also introduced five major new products … Read more →

Next DIA meeting to explore short-run digital packaging

Continuing its helpful  and informative seminars from industry experts into 2018, the Digital Imaging Association (DIA) will hold its first 2018 meeting on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at Canon Canada, 8000 Mississauga Road in Brampton, Ontario – the OEM’s impressive new state-of-the-art corporate headquarters. Learn about the environmentally-friendly architectural and engineering features of this ultra-modern … Read more →

Tilia Labs partners with Aleyant to improve web-to-print efficiency

Tilia Labs (Ottawa, Ontario), a leading developer of planning imposition and automation software solutions for the printing and graphic arts industries, has partnered with Aleyant, another leader in providing software services to the graphic communications industry. “The joint development is designed to deliver simplicity, efficiency, predictability and end-to-end quality control for printers offering all types … Read more →

Fujifilm exhibiting its inkjet technology at tomorrow’s International Builder’s Show

So what’s a leading printing OEM doing at a U.S. builder’s show? Well, Fujifilm will demonstrate its industrial inkjet applications at the National Association of Home Builders’ International Builders Show (billed as the world’s largest light construction show) at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, January 9 – 11. Within booth W7689, attendees … Read more →