Canadian web-to-print leader Slava Apel to speak at Graphics Canada Tradeshow

Slava Apel, CEO of Amazing Print Corporation headquartered in Vaughan, Ontario, will be a keynote speaker at the Graphics Canada Tradeshow April 16-18 at the International Centre in Mississauga, Ontario. Amazing Print Tech’s flagship product, eCardBuilder, is an award-winning, ready-to-implement online printing storefront technology that allows printers to take in orders from their own custom … Read more →

Ricoh Canada offers Color-Logic with Pro C7100 Series Printers

Color-Logic has announced that Ricoh Canada is now offering the Color-Logic metallic process on its Ricoh Pro C7100 series printers with white ink. “Ricoh Pro C7100 series printers, together with white ink and Color-Logic software, open new markets for Ricoh users,” said Color-Logic Director of Sales and Marketing Mark Geeves. “Printers who select white ink … Read more →

Nilpeter boosts representation in Canada

Nilpeter has announced a new and more focused representation for its Canadian market and partners. The OEM’s comprehensive line of printing and packaging solutions will now be represented in the region by long-time industry and Nilpeter veterans Fran Mayo and Robert Wray. The eastern region of Canada, from Ontario east, will now be represented by … Read more →

Infigo expands North America operations, exhibits at Graphics Canada

Having attended Dscoop in Washington, DC a few weeks ago, Sussex-England-based software developer Infigo will mark its return to Canada by exhibiting at Graphics Canada (booth 1056) April 16-18 at the International Centre in Mississauga, Ontario. Infigo’s Managing Director Douglas Gibson will be presenting a special seminar: Print, Driving Cross-Media Success: A look at how … Read more →

MTEX America launches turnkey textile print solutions facility in New York that will also service Canada

International wide-format digital textile printing solutions manufacturer MTEX has landed in North America. MTEX CEO Eloi Ferreira recently announced the incorporation of MTEX America, which will be headed up by digital textile industry veteran Clem Sison. Its America facilities will be in the New York, New Jersey, Connecticut Tri-State area, which is close to the … Read more →

Agfa announces global launch of two new inkjet systems

Agfa Graphics has announced the world premiere of new inkjet systems, workflow and inks. One new product is the 98-inch Jeti Tauro – a high-end hybrid UV inkjet press with 32 heads for 6 colours and optional white or primer, designed for high productivity printing on both rigid and flexible material. The other is the … Read more →

Ricoh and Mimaki sign reseller agreement to market flatbed wide-format inkjet printers

Ricoh Americas Corporation has inked an agreement with Mimaki USA to distribute Mimaki JFX200-2513 and Mimaki JFX500-2131 high-performance flatbed inkjet printers. These models, designed for high quality, larger output printing, are now available through Ricoh sales channels. Both are ideal for shops venturing into wide-format printing for the first time and looking to expand their … Read more →

Durst debuts Rhotex 180 TR Textile Printer in North America

Durst’s new industrial dye sublimation “soft signage” printer – the right-sized, 72” Rhotex 180 TR – is designed for the creation of sportswear, home textiles, POP displays and a variety of other fabric/textile output for which a width up to six feet is sufficient. “The Rhotex 180 TR is the third and latest component of … Read more →

GPA adds translucent paper to its Indigo portfolio

GPA has introduced Ultra Digital 80-pound Translucent Text to its growing collection of substrates for HP Indigo presses. Made with “pristine” cellulose fibres, this naturally translucent paper offers “unrivaled clarity and post-press versatility that adds an elegant finishing touch to a variety of applications.” Ultra Digital Translucent Paper is a popular choice for overlays, fly … Read more →

APP’s Lifshitz named Co-Chair of The Sustainability Consortium’s Paper, Pulp and Forestry Sector Working Group

Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) has announced that Ian Lifshitz, Director of Sustainability for the Americas, has been named Co-Chair of the Paper, Pulp and Forestry (PPF) Sector Working Group for The Sustainability Consortium. He will co-lead the working group as it examines sustainability issues (environmental, social and economic) for several forestry products – including … Read more →

Benny Landa to receive Industry Influencer Award from PINE

Printing Industries of New England (PINE) will be hosting its annual Awards Gala at the Boston Marriott Newton on Thursday, April 16 and one of the highlights of the evening will be the presentation of the PINE Industry Influencer Award to Canadian-born Benny Landa – visionary inventor and the father of digital commercial printing. The Influencer Award, … Read more →