17th October 2014 – Inca Digital has responded to the increased world interest in its wide-format flatbed digital inkjet printers with a major expansion at its Cambridge, UK headquarters.  Further investment in the company’s dedicated Training and Validation Centre enhances Inca’s ability to support its customers and distributors, plus offers an expanded business development resource within the R&D department and accelerates Inca’s strategy to develop its inkjet technology for a variety of industrial applications. Read the rest of this entry »

GMG customers have immediate and seamless access to DIC COLORCLOUD to produce highly accurate color proofs

Tuebingen (October 16, 2014) – GMG GmbH & Co KG (www.gmgcolor.com) announces that DIC COLORCLOUD will be integrated with its award-winning GMG OpenColor and GMG ColorProof platforms.

GMG OpenColor was developed to facilitate high quality spot color based proofing dedicated for packaging applications. It precisely predicts spot-to-process overprints and saves costs by reducing the number of press fingerprints or press trials required and reducing lengthy make-readies. The core of this technology is based on spectral-based algorithms. Color information selected through DIC COLORCLOUD contains spectral data of real inks. By adding spectral data of substrates and printing process information, customers can realize accurate color reproduction and spot color overprint prediction of the target color using state-of-the-art inkjet printers paired with GMG Proofing Media. Read the rest of this entry »

9th October 2014 – Epson has renewed its partnership with renowned fashion designer Kansai Yamamoto to support the spectacular “HELLO ISTANBUL!” fashion show to be held on October 11 in Istanbul, Turkey.

The show, which will attract approximately 500 guests to the Esma Sultan, celebrates 90 years of diplomatic relations between Japan and Turkey and follows on from the V&A’s “Fashion in Motion: Kansai Yamamoto” event held in London last year. Read the rest of this entry »

Xaar 001 printhead plays unique role in producing Colorobbia’s winning tile design in the Tecnargilla Design Awards 2014

Cambridge: 7th October 2014 – The latest Xaar 001 printhead played a key role in helping Colorobbia produce the winning tile at this year’s Tecnargilla Design Awards (TDA) announced recently.

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Eco storage printed on Inca digital flatbed printer

2nd October 2014 Finding innovative and space-saving ways to store equipment within the school environment can be a challenge; making the storage fun and safe at the same time requires a creative approach.

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Duplo’s annual print technology event, London Calling, 15th-16th October, will see the first fully operational outing for LumeJet’s S200 printer.

Visitors to the event at East Wintergarden, Canary Wharf, will have to opportunity to see the LumeJet S200 operating as part of a workflow that includes a Taopix frontend and a Fastbind finishing system.

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Print technology developer LumeJet is to be one of the sponsors for this year’s London School of Photography Awards (http://lspawards.com/) it was announced today.

The sponsorship deal, which provides winners and runners up with ultra-high quality portfolio books and prints of their work, sees LumeJet returning to its technological roots in the photographic sector.

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Nic.Oud, (www.nicoud.nl), is the first company in Europe to invest in the ‘game-changing’ Screen Truepress Jet520HD inkjet web press announced worldwide today.

Nic.Oud produces direct mail for brands such as Heineken, Makro, Sanoma, and T-Mobile and the new press will transform the company’s marketing print services by enabling it to produce powerful, hyper-personalised content which matches online campaigns in delivering high-response results. Read the rest of this entry »

Europe’s first installation at Nic.Oud, Holland and second at Baumer, Switzerland

Eight years after Screen surprised the world with its first high-speed web-fed inkjet press, the Kyoto-based company today announces the next generation of inkjet printing with the launch of the Truepress Jet520HD.

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Cambridge, 22nd September 2014 – Esmalglass-Itaca and Colorobbia have announced the first custom-made digital ceramic inks and glazes for the Xaar 1002 GS40 and Xaar 001, the new high laydown printheads from Xaar.

As the ceramics industry’s leading inkjet technology specialist, Xaar is driving the digitalisation of the entire tile manufacturing process.

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