Tilia Labs launches Aries step-and-repeat technology for label printers

Tilia Labs (Ottawa, Ontario), a leading developer of planning, imposition and artificially intelligent automation software solutions for the printing and graphic communications industries, will launch a new solution at Labelexpo (Brussels, Belgium, September 24 – 27) “that dramatically reduces time and costs in label production.” Tilia Aries is a cross-platform step-and-repeat tool for label printers … Read more →

Registration opens for U.S. Digital Textile Printing Conference

The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA – Fairfax, Virginia) and the American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC) have partnered to produce the Fourth Annual Digital Textile Printing Conference, taking place December 11 and 12, 2019 in Durham, North Carolina. Registration for the two-day event is now open online. Early-bird registration is in effect … Read more →

Forty-one “RED HOT” technologies to be showcased at PRINT 19

Attendees at the PRINT 19 tradeshow in Chicago (McCormick Place North, October 3-5) will discover a wide variety of new technologies and solutions presented by this year’s exhibitors on the show floor. This year’s RED HOT Technology recipients include 41 products and solutions from 22 exhibitors. A complete list of the companies and products recognized … Read more →

Avanti wins three Red Hot Technology Awards from PRINT 19

Toronto’s Avanti Computer Systems, a leader in Print MIS solutions, has announced that three of its most recent innovations have earned “Red Hot” Technology Awards in conjunction with the PRINT 19 tradeshow and conference. They’ll be displayed at the company’s PRINT 19 exhibit (booth 436) from October 3 – 5 at Chicago’s McCormick Place. “The … Read more →

PrintlQ’s partnership with Ryerson University paying off

PrintIQ, a multinational group of companies employing more than 40 staffers in 5 countries – including Canada, the USA, Australia, New Zealand and the UK – has partnered with Ryerson University’s School of Graphic Communications Management (GCM). The school, located in the Heidelberg Centre in downtown Toronto, is Canada’s only degree-granting program for the printing … Read more →

Mehringer is new Chief Information Officer at Fastsigns International

Fastsigns International (Carrollton, Texas), a franchisor of more than 700 locations in 9 countries worldwide, has appointed Shayne Mehringer as the company’s new Chief Information Officer (CIO). Mehringer is a Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) who began his career with IBM and brings over 20 years of executive leadership experience – with an extensive background in … Read more →

Scholarships awarded to 68 students at five Canadian schools

Canadian Print Scholarships has announced that 68 new and returning students at five schools nationwide have been selected to receive national scholarships for the 2019/2020 academic year valued at $1,500 each. These students met the minimum academic requirements necessary to qualify for the awards in either their first or subsequent years, in one of the … Read more →

Roland unveils VersaUV LEF2-300 Benchtop Flatbed Printer

Roland DGA (Irvine, California), a leading provider of wide-format printers, printer/cutters and other advanced digital imaging devices, has announced the launch of its new, compact, 30-inch VersaUV LEF2-300 Benchtop Flatbed Printer. This next-generation LEF2 boasts all the advanced features of the OEM’s 20-inch model released earlier this year, while also delivering 1.5 times the print … Read more →

Ellis Paper Box installs first KBA Duran Omega Allpro 90 Folder Gluer in North America

Canadian packaging and folding carton specialist Ellis Paper Box added a new Koenig & Bauer (KBA) Duran Omega Allpro 90 Folder Gluer – the first in North America – to its 60,000-sq.-ft. Mississauga, Ontario facility earlier this year to better serve its international pharmaceutical clients. “We’ve developed a successful reputation as one of the most … Read more →

Konica Minolta launches AccurioPress C83hc

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. has introduced its new High Chroma digital production press, the AccurioPress C83hc. With its unique High Chroma toner covering an extended colour gamut, the press reproduces images that are difficult to achieve with standard CMYK toner, such as bright purples and vibrant greens, said the OEM. This creates brighter and … Read more →

Wisner joins Prime Data as Vice President of Business Development

Prime Data (Aurora, Ontario) has welcomed industry veteran Jim Wisner to its team as Vice President of Business Development. Wisner is highly respected in the printing and direct-marketing industries and has worked with clients across almost every vertical – including NFPs, financial, consumer goods and services, teclo and tech. His exceptional knowledge and expertise of … Read more →

Memjet unveils DuraFlex inkjet printing technology

Memjet has characterized its new DuraFlex inkjet printing technology as a modular, single-pass print solution that combines Memjet’s signature features of speed, simplicity and affordability with new attributes – such as enhanced durability, A4 and A3 plus widths in a four-colour printhead, a high-speed data path, and modules that control all printhead functions. Together, these … Read more →