Agfa Graphics unveils Anapurna H1650i LED Wide-Format Printer

At the three-day C!Print 2018 trade show in Lyon, France that began yesterday, Agfa Graphics expanded its wide-format hybrid Anapurna LED series for sign and display printers with a new 1.65-metre-wide hybrid printer – the Anapurna H1650i LED. This smaller hybrid printer was designed as an accessible and cost-effective production tool that combines the latest … Read more →

GPA introduces Touch Class Specialty Fine Papers

GPA, a market leader in substrate solutions for digital, wide-format and offset printing, has added Touch Class Specialty Fine Papers to its product lines. “As the name implies, this collection is meant to be experienced through touch. With a rich, tactile feel and a special surface treatment, these papers offer added resistance to fingerprints, water … Read more →

HP offers engineering–grade 3D-printed parts in less time

HP’s expanded 3D-printing portfolio now includes the new Jet Fusion 300/500 Series of 3D printers – “the industry’s first 3D printing technology that enables manufacturers to produce engineering-grade, functional parts in full colour, black or white, with voxel control in a fraction of the time of other solutions,” said the OEM. Depending on the configuration … Read more →

MIT releases new desktop 3D printing system that’s up to 10 times faster than commercial 3D printers

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is, quite simply, improving 3D printing. Anastasios John Hart is an Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Director of MIT’s Laboratory for Manufacturing and Productivity and its Mechanosynthesis Group. He’s been working with MIT engineers to develop a desktop 3D printer that can perform up to 10 times faster … Read more →

Point Five Packaging introduces P5-A Automatic Sealing Machine for food packaging

Point Five Packaging, a U.S.-based supplier of Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP) equipment and premium packaging solutions for various food industry sectors, has introduced its P5-A Automatic Seal System. Ideal for any food production or packaging environment – and configurable for manual as well as automatic operation – the machine produces vacuum-gas flushed MAP containers, vacuum … Read more →

XYZprinting unveils low-cost da Vinci Color AiO 3D Printer

XYZPrinting’s compact, entry-level da Vinci Color AiO 3D Printer, with an expected retail price of under $3,5000, is designed to provide full-color 3D printing to small businesses and schools “at a fraction of the cost of other full-colour 3D printers, making it an accessible tool for anyone looking to incorporate 3D printing into their business … Read more →

Ricoh launches Ri 3000 and Ri 6000 DTG Printers

Ricoh’s new Direct-To-Garment (DTG) Ri 3000 and Ri 6000 Printers are ideal for commercial printers looking for ways to ‘cross-skill’ their employees with simple-to-understand processes. Aimed at the garment marekt – including t-shirts, sweatshirts, socks and bags – they can print on cotton-polyester blends, and are also ideal for printing on 100% cotton. They’re especially … Read more →

GPA adds PaperTyger Durable Papers to offset line

GPA, a market leader in substrate solutions for digital, wide-format and offset printing, has announced the addition of PaperTyger Durable Papers to its collection of substrates for offset presses. Having initially introduced PaperTyger to the digital printing market in 2016, this expanded offering “will provide new opportunities for printers and marketers to create more beautiful … Read more →

GPA adds new specialty substrates to its wide-format lines

GPA (Chicago, Ill), a market leader in substrate solutions for digital, wide-format and offset printing, has announced the addition of five new specialty synthetics and photo papers to its wide-format offerings. “With this latest collection of unique substrates, design professionals can create even more attractive graphics that allow their clients’ messages to take centre stage,” … Read more →

RISO unveils new high-speed SF9490 Digital Duplicator

Following the recent RISO (UK) introduction of its new two-colour MF9350 and the single-colour SF9390 duplicators, Riso (Burlington, MA) has announced the North American release its SF9490 Digital Duplicator, the OEM’s newest cut-sheet digital duplicator that produces high-volume documents quickly, easily and economically at “an unrivalled speed of up to 190 pages per minute” (11,400 … Read more →