Memjet files lawsuit alleging patent infringement by HP

Earlier this month, Memjet filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Hewlett-Packard in the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. The lawsuit alleges infringement of eight Memjet patents related to its page-wide “waterfall” printing technology. Specifically, the complaint asserts infringement of the following patents: • Ink Jet Fault Tolerance Using Adjacent Nozzles … Read more →

Sydney Stone offering Graph Expo “Passport to Savings”

Representatives from Mississauga-Ontario-based print finishing leader Sydney Stone will be on the show floor at Graph Expo September 13-16 in Chicago to support its vendors and their latest technology and equipment. The company is also offering its “Passport to Savings” show promotion that will highlight important new finishing technologies on display, along with special money-saving … Read more →

SGIA Expo set for November 4 – 6 in Atlanta

The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association’s 2015 SGIA Expo will take place in Atlanta, Georgia from Wednesday, November 4 to Friday, November 6 and will offer visitors “the unparalleled chance to experience the hottest technology, the hottest markets and the hottest opportunities. This dynamic show, in one of the East Coast’s most dynamic cities, is where … Read more →

Mark Andy turns 90% of its waste into ‘green energy’ via Enviro-Fuelcubes

Mark Andy, a leading U.S.-based manufacturer of globally distributed label and package printing and converting machinery, has committed to reduce its carbon footprint by transforming its waste disposal methods. The company has begun supplying a majority of its operational waste as raw material in the production of an alternative fuel source called Enviro-Fuelcubes – a … Read more →

Sina doubles signage and banner production

Leading Canadian trade printer (Sina Printing) has doubled its signage and banner production capacity with the installation of a new Jeti Titan HS (High-Speed) flatbed UV-inkjet printer from Agfa Graphics Canada, and an Esko Kongsberg C Series Digital Cutter. Both machines were installed in its Markham, Ontario production facility and have been fully operational … Read more →

Right Point Printing installs Gronhi YK1800E Offset Press

The Scarborough, Ontario printer has installed a Gronhi YK1800E single-colour compact offset press from equipment supplier Hans Shinohara Canada. In business for 7 years, the company focuses on digital, large-format and specialty print. The YK1800E will allow inexpensive entry into the offset market and will be used primarily for forms, letterhead and envelopes. The Gronhi … Read more →

Magnum Magnetics to showcase new inks and coatings in addition to its printable magnetic media at Graph Expo

Magnum Magnetics (Booth 3048) will showcase its suite of direct-printable magnetic media for multiple printer types including inkjet, digital and offset presses. Magnum also will introduce its new line of aqueous inks as well as water-based and UV-based coatings from its sister company, Magnum Inks & Coatings. This full-service ink and coating company specializes in … Read more →

NewTech Imaging Printing Services installs Xerox Versant 2100 Digital Colour Press

NewTech Imaging Printing Services in downtown Toronto installed the Xerox Versant to offer existing clients more options and attract new customers. “The printer can accommodate increased thickness in card stock, has much better registration, and we can now print on a variety of media, including polyester papers,” said NewTech Owner Patrick Nobili. NewTech has been … Read more →

Insource to support its numerous worldwide manufacturing partners at Graph Expo

Representatives from Canadian printing, mailing, fulfillment and packaging leader Insource Corporation of Markham, Ontario will be at several manufacturing partner booths at Graph Expo 2015 set for September 13-16 in Chicago. These will include world-class manufacturers and companies such as Kirk Rudy (booth 2067), W+D North America (booth 1253), CDR Graphics-SCS and Petratto (booth 4426), … Read more →