Solimar Systems launches ReadyPDF Prepress Server

Solimar Systems (San Diego, California), a leading provider of workflow solutions for print production and digital communications, has released Solimar ReadyPDF Prepress Server. “This intuitive, pioneering solution enables users to overcome numerous production inefficiencies associated with PDF files – and benefit from increased automation, enhanced quality control and a more streamlined, profitable production process,” said … Read more →

Trudeau extends CERB program by two months

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced yesterday that the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) is being extended by two more months. The program provided taxable payments of $2,000 for up to four months to Canadians who lost income because of the COVID-19 pandemic. That has now been extended to six months. “The reality is that there … Read more →

Cameron Advertising installs second Agfa Jeti Tauro H3300 UV LED Printer

Cameron Advertising, one of North America’s leaders in large-format print and digital solutions and a Canadian leader in end-to-end visual communications – including creative & design, digital printing, 3D printing, finishing, distribution and much more – has purchased its second Agfa Jeti Tauro H3300 UV LED wide-format flatbed printer from Agfa Graphics Canada (Mississauga, Ontario). … Read more →

TLMI calls for submissions for its 2020 Print Awards Competition

The Tag and Label Manufacturers Institute (TLMI – Milford, Ohio) has called for entries for its annual Print Awards Competition. This year marks the association’s 43rd awards competition, and every year narrow-web converters from across the globe submit hundreds of entries to be considered for the coveted Best in Class and Best in Show honours. … Read more →

Canon partners with DGA for new line of wide-format digital textile printers

Canon Solutions America has joined forces with DGI USA, a manufacturer of printing equipment with deep roots in dye sublimation, to deliver solutions that combine DGI’s highly productive printers with Canon’s robust support services and market expertise. The new wide-format DGI Dye Sublimation printers – the DGI Poseidon, DGI FT-3204X, and DGI FH-3204 – provide … Read more →

Sydney Stone launches Antibacterial Laminating Film in Canada

Print-finishing specialist Sydney Stone (Toronto) has introduced Derprosa Bacterstop, an Antibacterial Laminating Film, to Canada. The company has supplied Derprosa Laminating Films since 2010 and offers sales and service nationwide with branches in both Toronto and Vancouver. “Frequently-touched laminated materials such as children’s books, menus and catalogues can allow bacteria to stay on the surface … Read more →

Levit to replace HP Indigo’s Bar-Shany as General Manager

According to Israeli tech news site CTech, HP Indigo General Manager Alon Bar-Shany told employees on Wednesday, June 10, that he’ll be leaving the company after 25 years, while leading it for the past 15 years as GM. HP Indigo (Ness Ziona, Israel, with offices worldwide), develops, manufactures and markets digital printing solutions – including … Read more →

Ricoh unveils faster monochrome Pro VC40000 Digital Inkjet Press

Ricoh USA (Exton, Pennsylvania) has expanded its digital inkjet portfolio with the introduction of its new monochrome-only Ricoh Pro VC40000 model. Joining the full-colour Pro VC40000 family, this new B&W press brings added depth to an extremely diverse inkjet line. It empowers printers to produce high-volume monochrome applications much faster than the platform’s maximum performance … Read more →