GPA Introduces Setalux Fabric exclusive in North America

Specialty substrate leader GPA (McCook, Illinois) has announced the addition of Setalux Fabric to its collection of Liquid Ink X branded substrates for HP Indigo digital presses. With its soft, textured surface, the new fabric “transforms any project into a work of art. Now, printers, brand owners and graphic designers can find this material in … Read more →

Techkon launches the New Generation SpectroPlate

Techkon (Danvers, MA) a specialist in high-precision colour measurement solutions for the global print and packaging industries, has announced the launch of its new SpectroPlate. The Techkon SpectroPlate is a high-resolution digital microscope that measures dot percentage, screen angles, lines per inch/centimeter and dot gain, as well as AM, FM or hybrid screens of traditional … Read more →

UniNet unveils new dye-sublimation transfer printer

UniNet, a worldwide OEM that provides on-demand digital printing technology and solutions, has launched its iColor 350 – a new addition to its line of digital transfer equipment dedicated exclusively to dye sublimation printing. The iColor 350 utilizes specially formulated dye sublimation toner technology for the production of high quality, durable and vibrant colour prints. … Read more →

Xeikon to launch its Walldeco Discovery Solution in January

Xeikon (Eede, The Netherlands) said that it will launch its “breakthrough” Walldeco Discovery Solution for affordable, cost-effective, short-run wall decoration production at the Heimtextil 2019 Tradeshow in Frankfurt, Germany, January 8 – 11, 2019. The complete end-to-end digital solution will deliver 1,200-dpi resolution at speeds up to 300 m²/hour. The technology’s central element is the … Read more →

Markem-Imaje improves its Valvejet Printer/Coder line

Users of Markem-Imaje’s new Valvejet 4700 Printer/Coder users can now add ink on-the-fly without stopping high-speed production while printing two sides of a case simultaneously, or very large characters on one side – thus enhancing code readability and minimizing logistics errors. When printing variable-data information onto cases, manufacturers need to produce legible characters while minimizing … Read more →

Summa launches new large-format finishing flatbeds for the textile market

Summa, a leading Belgium-based manufacturer of high-end cutting plotters (with offices in Beverly, Massachusetts), has unveiled two new sizes of flatbed finishing systems. The new F3232 and F3220 are based on the proven technology of the OEM’s Summa F Series. “Through the expansion of our flatbed series, Summa strives to improve the synergy with the … Read more →

Toshiba introduces three new desktop multifunction printers

Toshiba has expanded its e-Studio line by introducing a trio of feature-rich, desktop multifunction printers. Toshiba’s latest A4-formatted e-Studio MFPs include one monochrome and a pair of colour models that combine next-generation security features with an array of embedded applications “to comprehensively address small to mid-size business document output and workflow needs,” said the OEM. … Read more →

Agfa’s Jeti Tauro H3300 earns SGIA and Canadian Printing Awards

Agfa Graphics’ new Jeti Tauro H3300 UV-LED Wide-Format Inkjet Printing System made its North America debut recently at the 2018 SGIA Expo and earned The SGIA Product of the Year in the Roll-to-Roll UV (over 80 inches) category. The H3300 is manufactured in Canada at Agfa Graphics’ Canadian headquarters and production facility in Mississauga, Ontario. … Read more →

Ricoh unveils Pro TF6250 wide-format flatbed printer

Ricoh USA has added a new wide-format flatbed printer designed to deliver a broad set of applications for the sign, graphics and décor markets. “The Ricoh Pro TF6250 puts unmatched productivity within reach of sign shops and commercial printers alike, due to its impressive print speeds, one-touch automated daily maintenance and diverse substrate flexibility,” said … Read more →

Xerox launches ConnectKey printers that boost workplace productivity and creativity

Two new Xerox Workplace Assistant ConnectKey printers “can personalize work experiences and support mobility with secure wireless printing,” said the OEM. The customizable Xerox VersaLink C8000 and C9000 A3 Color Printers produce professional colour quality. In addition, the C9000 is equipped with precision colour management tools and offers greater media flexibility. The user experience, which … Read more →

Epson unveils two new T-Series Wireless Technical Printers

Epson has announced the debut of two new high-speed, easy-to-use, wide-format SureColor T-Series plotters – the Epson SureColor T3170 24-inch desktop printer, and the SureColor T5170 36-inch floor-standing printer. Marking Epson’s expansion of its T-Series product line to the low-to-mid-range CAD printer market, both wireless printers feature a clean and compact design coupled with the … Read more →