OEC Graphics – Canada adds liquid photopolymer plate production

OEC Graphics – Canada (Richmond, BC), a pre-media provider to the flexo, corrugated and consumer product markets which opened its doors about a year ago, has been steadily gaining business after adding liquid photopolymer plate production. Producing digital and liquid plates up to 50” x 80” and offering corrugated mounting services as well, the manufacturing … Read more →

PPG launches Teslin label stock

PPG (Pittsburgh, PA) has launched Teslin – a new portfolio of durable, printable and secure label stock. The new product will help label-converting customers leverage the unique properties of Teslin substrate globally by expanding the label options available to them. Teslin substrate is a synthetic paper for demanding print applications requiring “exceptional durability and security.” … Read more →

Mohawk introduces A Maker’s Field Guide to Texture and Color

Mohawk, North America’s largest privately-owned manufacturer of fine papers, envelopes and specialty substrates for commercial and digital printing, has announced a comprehensive new printed tool designed to serve as a hands-on resource for the creative community. A Maker’s Field Guide to Texture and Color  “will serve to inspire and educate printers, designers and end users, … Read more →

HP introduces Bulk Solvent Ink System for packaging

HP has announced a new bulk solvent ink delivery system that provides original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) “superior print quality, low cost per copy and minimal user intervention in high-volume production environments.” Leveraging HP Thermal Inkjet 2.5 Printhead Technology, the new system is ideal for high-volume industrial coding and marking applications, providing clear and legible small-character … Read more →

Sawgrass launches new SubliJet-HD Fluorescent Inks for its VJ 628 Printer

Product decorators can now add fluorescent colours to graphics with Sawgrass’ new SubliJet-HD Fluorescent (FL) Inks for its Virtuoso 25″ 8-Color Product Decorating System featuring the VJ 628 Dye Sublimation Printer. The new eight-colour ink set adds fluorescent yellow and pink cartridges to existing SubliJet-HD C, M, Y, KXF, Lc and Lm configurations, resulting in … Read more →

GSC launches new website with Ink Finder tool and new aqueous wide-format inks

GSC Imaging (La Vergne, Tennessee), a leading developer and toll manufacturer of high-performance digital inkjet inks, has announced the launch of its new website www.gscimaging.com. The company specializes in the development, manufacturing and sales of various water-based inkjet inks used for desktop and wide-format printer cartridges – as well as inks for dye sublimation printing, … Read more →

GPA adds Folex synthetics to digital substrate lines for HP Indigo presses

GPA, a U.S.-based market leader in substrate solutions for digital, offset and wide-format printing, has launched Folex pressure-sensitive and non-adhesive synthetics to the North American market, with GPA as the exclusive distributor. With the addition of these premium polyester synthetics for HP Indigo presses, printers will have new ways to create printed pieces that “offer … Read more →

Printing industry veteran Bill Burke joins Unigraph International

Unigraph International (Delson, Quebec), Canada’s leading pressroom chemical manufacturer, has added Bill Burke to its growing Technical Support Team as a Business Development and Dealer Support Representative serving all of North America. Burke has almost 30 years of experience in the printing industry. He began his career in 1987 at Howell Printing in Toronto, then … Read more →

CTI Paper launches five swatchbooks that include its Durilla durable papers and synthetics

CTI Paper USA (Sun Prairie, Wisconsin) has launched a new unified swatch system comprised of five new individual swatchbooks and print demonstrations showcasing the company’s core premium specialty paper brands. The new swatchbooks include the newly launched Durilla family of durable papers and synthetics. All swatchbooks have a fresh new design theme with a clean … Read more →

Manroland revamps online shop for spare and used parts

The Manroland Web Store, the online service portal from Manroland Web Systems, allows customers to order “any time and any where quickly, conveniently and inexpensively.” At drupa 2016, more than 20 customers opted for the service. “We wanted to offer our customers a Manroland Web Store full of professional expertise with convenient operation that comes … Read more →