Ryerson University’s RyeTAGA students win sought-after award for 7th time in 10 years

Toronto’s Ryerson University RyeTAGA (Ryerson Technical Association of the Graphic Arts) Student Chapter has won the prestigious 2018 Helmut Kipphan Student Publication Award for the 7th time in 10 years! For many years, the name RyeTAGA has been synonymous with the GCM (Graphic Communications Management) course at Ryerson University, and a source of pride for … Read more →

Crawford Technologies launches new e-commerce site for creating accessible PDFs

Toronto-based Crawford Technologies, a provider of document solutions that streamline, improve and manage customer communications, has announced the launch of AccessibilityNow.com, a new e-commerce site that makes it possible to quickly and cost-effectively convert PDFs into accessible documents. The site offers “fast turnaround times and the lowest cost options available in the market so that … Read more →

Reminder: About a month left to enter the 2018 Premier Print Awards

The Printing Industries of America (PIA) is now accepting entries for its 2018 Premier Print Awards competition honouring print excellence. The international competition is open to all companies involved in the creation or production of print communications, as well as students and student groups from high school, vocational school, or college print production programs or … Read more →

Computer and monitor giant Dell exits the printer business

As has been rumoured for the past few weeks, Dell, an American multinational computer technology company based in Round Rock, Texas, will be is exiting the printer business, no longer selling Dell-branded printers. Instead, the computer giant and number one shipper of PC monitors in the world, will transition its clients from Dell-branded laser printers … Read more →

ICON raises $35,000 for Autism programs and services

ICON Digital Productions, a visual communications company founded in 1995 and headquartered in Toronto, hosted a fundraising dinner on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at The School Fine Dining in Markham, Ontario. At the end of the event, it raised a total of $35,000 for Toronto-based Geneva Centre for Autism (GCA) programs and services. The contribution … Read more →

HP introduces Satin Wrapping Paper

Emphasizing that “consumers’ love for customizable products continues to grow,” HP has introduced its latest media. HP Satin Wrapping Paper is a printable, high-quality wrapping paper “designed to create memorable gifts and products with a personal touch,” said the OEM. HP Satin Wrapping Paper allows consumers to print their own photos, logos and custom messages … Read more →

Verico Technology is new name for Presstek Manufacturing Facility and Waterless Plate Division

Following Mark Andy’s recent acquisition of Presstek’s DI (Direct Imaging) offset plates and presses, CTP solutions, and service for commercial and in-plant customers, Presstek’s Waterless Plate Division now becomes Verico Technology. Verico, a leading provider of waterless printing solutions, is headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire and is headed by CEO Yuval Dubois. Verico Technology will … Read more →