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24th August 2016 – For the second year running Epson is donating a SureColor SC-T5200 large format printer as the star prize in The Print Show’s Golden Ticket Prize Draw which will take place during the event (11th – 13th October 2016, NEC, Birmingham). The 36-inch wide high-speed, four-colour inkjet printer will be presented to one lucky winner on the day of the draw.  Read the rest of this entry »

Cambridge: 22 August 2016 – Xaar plc, the leader in industrial inkjet technology, is delighted to announce that Guangzhou Xucheng Electronic Technology Ltd “Xucheng” is the first OEM partner to develop, and launch, wide-format inkjet printers based on the innovative new Xaar 1201 Thin Film piezo printhead.

Xucheng, under the brand name Xu Li, has produced four wide-format, roll-to-roll eco-solvent printers with the Xaar 1201 and recently demonstrated two models ‒ the X7-3207 and X7-2007 ‒ for the first time at ISE in Guangzhau, China. Read the rest of this entry »

GMG ProofMedia studio OBA matte 150 is best choice for proofing uncoated production papers and FOGRA52 printing condition

Tuebingen, Germany (August 18, 2016) – GMG, a leading developer of high-end color management and proofing solutions, announces the launch of GMG ProofMedia studio OBA matte 150. This is GMG’s first matte surface proofing media containing high Optical Brightening Agents (OBAs). It has been developed for highly accurate proofing and the closest visual match of commonly used uncoated production papers. Read the rest of this entry »

18th August 2016 – Epson will demonstrate its ColorWorks series of desktop label printers which will be shown along with its award-winning hands-free LabelWorks labelling devices at PPMA Total Show 2016 (stand B80, 27th – 29th September, NEC, Birmingham). New features for the ColorWorks C7500 are the addition of Wasatch RIP software adding colour and workflow management capabilities and continuous media support. This makes it the perfect choice for customers who want to print continuous labels as well as those who have traditionally used this printer with die-cut media. Read the rest of this entry »

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 16, 2016 – Onyx Graphics, Inc., affirms its position as the market leader in wide-format printer RIP software with recent honors bestowed on its resident color scientists Dr. Max Derhak and Dr. Lin Luo (Eric). Among the honors are a Macbeth Award for outstanding contribution in the field of color science, a patent for establishing ink usage of process channels, and the publication of three prominent scientific papers in a leading color technology publication. Both men have helped in shaping the industry with their prominent successes. Read the rest of this entry »

New reseller expects strong demand for wide-format Truepress Jet W3200UVII

Screen has expanded its sales network in Finland with the appointment of Signcom as a reseller for the Truepress Jet W3200UVII wide-format UV printer.

Based in Helsinki, Signcom opened for business relatively recently, in September 2011, but has quickly established a large installed base of customers, mostly in the entry-level market sector.  The addition of the higher-specification Screen Truepress Jet W3200UVII represents a significant extension of the company’s wide-format portfolio. Read the rest of this entry »

11th August 2016

Inca has appointed Digital HiRes as its SpyderX distributor in Spain and the company will unveil the new wide-format, dual flat-bed/roll-to-roll printer on its booth A20 at C!Print (Madrid, 4th-6th October).

The large-format print specialist will demonstrate the versatility of the hybrid UV inkjet printer by printing a wide variety of products on a range of rigid and flexible substrates.

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10th August 2016 – Duncan Ferguson has been promoted to the senior management team at Epson Europe as Executive Director, Professional Printing & Robotics.

As Director of ProGraphics for Epson Europe since 2007, Duncan has played a major part in establishing Epson’s digital inkjet technology in a variety of production printing markets, including labels, signage and textiles.

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On-booth Professional Photo Studio and Panel Sessions show visitors how easy it is to produce the best quality prints on paper, canvas, film, metal, fabric and 3D accessories using Epson’s latest inkjet printers

4th August 2016 – Epson demonstrates the quality and flexibility of its scanning, inkjet printing and smart glass technology for multiple imaging applications at Photokina (B011, Hall 2.2, 20th-25th September 2016).

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8th August 2016 – The versatility of Inca’s inkjet technology was on show at this year’s Royal Academy Schools Show in the shape of student Elliot Dodd’s striking exhibits, Ice Cream Man (Grabber) and Ice Cream Man (Daytona).

The pair of sculptures — which were sold to a collector at the end of the show — started out as hip hop video stills which Elliot captured, printed and moulded as a skin around 3D objects.

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