Author Archive

Press release
25th July 2016

Falkland Press is the first UK company to order SCREEN GP’s new PlateRite HD 8900N platesetter.

Launched recently and shown at drupa for the first time, the eight-page platesetter promises class-leading productivity for thermal computer-to-plate (CtP) production and joins Falkland Press’s impressive line-up of pre-press, print and finishing equipment at its Letchworth facility.

Read the rest of this entry »

Annual exhibition of works by final year students on show in Royal Academy Schools’ historic studios

25th July 2016 – Final year students at the Royal Academy Schools recently held an exhibition to show their unique artworks, several of which were inspired and created using Epson large format printers and projectors.

The on-site Epson Digital Suite, housed within the Schools’ historic studio spaces, provides students with the opportunity to experiment and create their unique pieces with the very latest Epson digital imaging technology available.

Read the rest of this entry »

FESPA Africa, Johannesburg, 7th-9th September 2016 – Stand C18, 22

SALT LAKE CITY, July 13, 2016 – For the first time, Onyx Graphics, Inc. will be exhibiting at FESPA Africa, showing the power of its latest production and colour management solutions for a wide variety of graphics, textile, décor and industrial print applications.

Demonstrating its top-of-the-line print workflow solution, ONYX Thrive, visitors to the show will be able to experience the newest, most innovative version of its RIP software to date, ONYX 12.  Read the rest of this entry »

INDIANAPOLIS (June 29, 2016) – Keeping the importance of speed in mind, Onyx Graphics and HP Inc. have joined forces to collaborate with four-time Indianapolis 500 champion Andretti Autosport.

The affiliation familiarizes Andretti Autosport with leading technology in both large-format printing and printing software – a must-have in the always evolving world of motorsport. With high-performance cars racing across multiple disciplines worldwide, industry-leading HP Latex technology and ONYX Thrive software, keeps Andretti Autosport, and its family of race teams, ahead of the game when producing graphics.  Read the rest of this entry »

Brian Filler, President of SCREEN GP Europe, will retire at the end September after 35 years with the company.

The announcement signals the departure of one of the industry’s best-known and most respected figures after 50 years spent working in the print industry.

Read the rest of this entry »

Cambridge: 1st July 2016 – Xaar plc (“Xaar” or “Company”), the leader in industrial inkjet technology, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Engineered Printing Solutions (“EPS”), a leading provider of product printing equipment in North America.

The acquisition, which completed today (1st July 2016), is Xaar’s first as part of the Company’s strategic vision to achieve £220m of annual sales by 2020. Read the rest of this entry »

- Relationship to strengthen product lineup and manufacturing expertise-

-    TOKYO, Japan, and COMO, Italy, June 23, 2016 –

Epson Group (“Epson”, TSE:6724) company Epson Italia S.p.A. has agreed with the Robustelli family to acquire 100% of the capital of Fratelli Robustelli S.r.l. (“Robustelli”), a leader in the textile printing industry.

The agreement aims to drive synergies and further increase customer value by expanding the scope of the two companies’ longstanding collaboration in digital inkjet textile printing. Read the rest of this entry »

21st June 2016 – Epson has reported significant orders across its range of printers from companies visiting its booth at drupa.

“We have had a very successful show,” says Duncan Ferguson, Executive Director, Professional Printing & Robotics, Epson Europe. “This was Epson’s biggest ever showcase for our most complete range of inkjet printers for prepress, signage, photographic, textile and label applications. The stand was extremely busy with huge interest from visitors from around the globe and we are delighted with the high number of significant orders generated.” Read the rest of this entry »

14th June 2016 – Chocolate and confectionery importer, wholesaler and re-packer, hf Chocolates (www.hfchocolates.co.uk) has invested in an Epson ColorWorks C7500 Series colour label printer to meet its in-house, on-demand, bespoke labelling needs.

The introduction of the new high-speed printer has resulted in a substantial reduction in both production time and costs for the business. Read the rest of this entry »

Springfield Solutions, UK, invests in third Truepress Jet L350UV press to keep pace with steady growth

Springfield Solutions, Hull, bought its first Screen Truepress Jet L350UV digital label press in 2014, its second a year later and today at drupa – only 9 months later – its third!

Joint MDs Dennis Ebeltoft and Matt Dass, along with Print Operations Manager Steve Nix visited drupa to seal the deal and will take delivery in a couple of months once they have expanded its facility to accommodate it. The latest press will be in-line to a Screen JetConverter L350 finishing system inline varnishing, lamination, die cutting and slitting to give full end-to-end production and converting efficiency.

Read the rest of this entry »