Quebec book printing company plans to double revenue with Heidelberg Speedmaster XL 106

Imprimerie HLN, a family-owned company specializing in book printing located in Sherbrooke, Quebec, has increased its sales by 30% only six months into operation of a Speedmaster XL 106-5P+L Offset Press from Heidelberg. The highly automated XL 106 gives Imprimerie HLN the cost-effective solution they need to continue to expand their share of market. Replacing … Read more →

Artisan Complete installs three wide-format presses from Fujifilm

Artisan Complete (Markham, Ontario), a full-service print, design and production leader specializing in retail communications and branding, has installed two Onset X3s and an Onset R40i (also known as QR40) wide-format presses. Artisan Screen Print was founded in 1971 and today spans over 300,000 square feet in over four facilities. The company is a Canadian … Read more →

MPI Print installs Canada’s first Scodix Cast & Cure Ultra 202 Digital Enhancement Press

MPI Print (Concord and Mississauga, Ontario), the largest trade-only sheetfed printer in Canada, has taken its print-finishing capabilities to an entirely new level with the installation, at its Concord production facility, of Canada’s first Scodix Cast & Cure Ultra 202 Digital Enhancement Press. The new press will allow MPI Print’s clients to add enhanced features … Read more →

PDI becomes first in Canada to install three new Vutek printers from Electronics For Imaging

PDI Large Format Solutions, a subsidiary of Montreal-based PDI Group (Phipps, Dickson, Integria), has become the first business in Canada to install a new, next-generation, high-end flatbed/roll-fed EFI Vutek h3 superwide-format LED printer, a new EFI Vutek 3r+ roll-to-roll LED printer, and a new EFI Vutek FabriVU 340i soft-signage printer. These major technology upgrades from … Read more →

Jag Printing purchases Canada’s first Duplo DDC-810 Raised Spot UV Coater from Sydney Stone

Jag Printing (Edmonton, Alberta), specializing in state-of-the art offset, digital and wide-format printing, as well as promotional items, viewed the new coating system for the first time at Graph Expo last year, and purchased the technology through Canadian Duplo dealer and print-finishing leader, Sydney Stone (Mississauga and Vancouver). “The Duplo DDC810 is opening many doors … Read more →

Creative Visual Solutions installs SwissQprint Nyala wide-format printer from Cobalt Graphics

Creative Visual Solutions (CVS, Oakville, Ontario) recently installed a swissQprint Nyala LED wide-format printer from Cobalt Graphics (Mississauga, Ontario). Since 2002, CVS has been a Canadian leader in providing stare-of-the-art displays, exhibits and experiential environments – including the full gamut of design, fabrication and event logistics to a wide variety of industries. The company employs … Read more →

DCM installs first Heidelberg-Gallus Labelfire 340 in Canada

Data Communications Management (DCM) of Brampton, Ontario has installed the first Labelfire 340 in Canada from Heidelberg-Gallus to increase its short-run and on-demand label production. A market leader in Canada for print-on-demand, DCM has spent the past 50 years focusing on traditional flexographic labels. As one of the largest label manufacturers in the country, DCM … Read more →

Roland 700 Evolution reaches 1,000 installations worldwide

Manroland Sheetfed’s Roland 700 Evolution saw the press’s one thousandth printing unit rolling off the assembly line at its headquarters in Offenbach, Germany in October of this year. The first Evolution 700 Press was installed at prestigious Austrian printing house Samson Druck in October of 2014. They found it performed so well, that they ordered … Read more →

Print Star installs S.W.D. Paper Cutter from Hans Shinohara Canada

Print Star (North York, Ontario) recently installed an SQZK920S6 S.W.D. Paper Cutter from Hans Shinohara Canada. The machine, manufactured in China, has a 36-inch cutting width, hydraulic controls, can be easily programmed, and has a cutting pressure of 36000N. Print Star has specialized in digital, offset and large-format printing as well as design for over … Read more →

Dana Industries installs KBA Rapida 75 PRO LED-UV Press

The first Koenig & Bauer (KBA) Rapida 75 half-format press with LED-UV drying in Canada has been installed at Toronto-based printer and retail specialist Dana Industries. Established 25 years ago, Dana Industries has grown from its headquarters in Toronto and added facilities in Surrey, BC, the U.S., Mexico and Singapore. Its portfolio includes custom shelf … Read more →