Agfa Graphics’ Jeti Mira wins EDP Award

The European Digital Press Association grants the EDP Awards to the best products of the year introduced into the European market. It reviews quality as well as other key benefits such as value to the user, tech support and service. Agfa Graphics’ Jeti Mira earned the award in the category of Best Wide-Format Flatbed/Hybrid Printer … Read more →

SGIA calls for entries for its Golden Image Awards by September 9

The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) 2016 Golden Image Competition is now accepting entries. “Winners achieve worldwide acclaim and serious bragging rights at the 2016 SGIA Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada, September 14 to 16,” said the organization. This popular competition celebrates the imaging elite in nearly every category, no matter how complex. All submissions … Read more →

The Signage Foundation releases Retail Wayfinding Best Practices Study

Being able to easily navigate today’s retail stores is key to improving customer experiences. Retailers and designers looking for effective strategies can find insights from some of the top retailers in new research from the Signage Foundation. The Signage Foundation (SFI) and its new Retail Wayfinding Best Practices report includes case studies from industry-leading retailers … Read more →

KKP Edmonton installs a Mutoh ValueJet 1324 Wide-Format Printer from Print Digital Solutions

KKP Edmonton (10607 170 Street NW) has installed a Mutoh ValueJet 1324 Wide-Format Eco-Solvent Sign & Display Printer from PDS (Print Digital Solutions). The shop will be using the new printer for decals, banners, tradeshow graphics, indoor and outdoor signs, POP displays and much more. The 54” ValueJet 1324 utilizes a four-colour printhead and Mutoh’s … Read more →

Agfa Graphics adds advanced automation and new features to its Jeti Tauro and Jeti Mira Wide-Format UV Inkjet Printers

Agfa Graphics will be demonstrating new automation and feature enhancements for its Jeti Tauro and Jeti Mira UV inkjet printing systems at ISA’s Sign Expo April 20 in Orlando, Florida. Extremely vivid printing will be demonstrated with the new Jeti Tauro, featuring an advanced ABF (Automatic Board Feeder) for productivity gains, as well as the … Read more →

Agfa to reveal growth opportunities for printers and showcase wide-format solutions at drupa 2016

Drupa, the world’s largest printing industry tradeshow set for May 31 to June 10 in Düsseldorf, Germany, will see 1,500 exhibitors from over 50 countries showcasing their products, services and technology throughout its 19 expansive halls. Exhibitors will showcase all that’s new to some 300,000 visitors from over 120 countries. World-renowned OEM Agfa Graphics will … Read more →

Agfa Graphics releases Apogee Prepress Version 9.1 with increased support for wide-format printing

Agfa Graphics has released the latest version of its Apogee Prepress workflow. Apogee Prepress Version 9.1 adds better support for wide-format printing, optimized imposition layout creation, and improved print-buyer interaction in Apogee WebApproval. “Apogee Prepress is the only hybrid prepress production solution that drives wide-format and digital commercial presses, in addition to CTP, CTF and … Read more →

Roland DG launches TrueVIS VG-640/540 Wide-Format Eco-Solvent Printer/Cutters

Roland DG Corporation, a leading manufacturer of wide-format inkjet printers and printer/cutters worldwide, has announced the launch of the VG-640/540 64” and 54” printer/cutters, calling them “a new generation of advanced wide-format, eco-solvent inkjet printer/cutters” released under the TrueVIS brand. According to Yuko Maeda, Division President of Roland DG’s Business Development Unit, the VG series … Read more →

Mohawk expands wide-format inkjet portfolio

Mohawk, North America’s largest privately owned manufacturer of fine papers, envelopes and specialty substrates for commercial and digital printing, has announced a major expansion of its wide-format inkjet portfolio for the growing digital printing market. The Mohawk wide-format Inkjet portfolio, which previously consisted of six items, now expands to 112 items, featuring 32 different product … Read more →

Foster announces new media roll lifter for wide-format printers

Foster (Montgomeryville, PA), a major supplier of cutting devices and other post-press equipment for over 65 years, has released its Low Profile On-a-Roll Lifter – a new lower-profile roll lifter for handling wide or heavy media rolls, particularly those used with grand-format and wide-format printers. The new design adds ergonomic features that enable operators to … Read more →