Archive for February, 2011

28 February 2011

When Mexican shoe company Coqueta & Audaz wanted to produce shoes that would be bright and colourful and also appeal to the more fashion conscious children they turned to printers Extrema Publicidad.

Using their Inca Eagle H, Extrema printed the designs onto the leather which was used to make the children’s shoes.

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Norwich (February 28th 2011) – GMG UK, a leading developer and supplier of high-end color management software solutions, today announces that it has acquired Complete Workflow Solutions (CWS). CWS has become an independent subsidiary company of the GMG Group.

CWS is a leading media production technology company supplying and supporting a range of workflow, digital asset management and IT services. A UK reseller and integrator for Dalim Software workflow and Xinet asset management solutions, CWS will continue to supply these leading technologies as part of the GMG Group.

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24th February 2011 – Seven leading wide format printer manufacturers in China have chosen the 60 picolitre Xaar Proton inkjet printhead to deliver high-performance display graphics to their customers in China and overseas.

Design Digital, LiYu, Zhong Ye, Shenzhen RTZ and Yat Fung have joined Chiting and Wit-Color in adopting the new, premium quality and wide-swathe printhead from Xaar.

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Tuebingen (February 17, 2011) – GMG, a leading developer and supplier of high-end color management software solutions, today announced that it has signed an agreement with HP to jointly promote and market the GMG color management solutions in combination with HP Scitex wide-format printers.

In addition, GMG has been awarded the HP Graphics Solutions Partner Gold level for 2011.

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Screen Europe is pleased to announce today that Leaderform, one of Italy’s leading direct marketing and business communication companies, has bought the first Screen Truepress Jet520ZZ inkjet printer in Europe.

The innovative high speed, web-fed Truepress Jet520ZZ joins the company’s Screen Truepress Jet520 printer and will be installed in Leaderform’s Verona offices in March.

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Hunkeler Innovationdays (14th-17th February, Lucerne) Booth SO4

The missing piece in the high-quality, high-volume, high-speed VDP printing puzzle is a workflow that combines the best of both worlds: highly efficient processing a vast amounts of data, the ability to track and control individual records and above all, sophisticated colour and graphic capabilities that have become the standard in high quality colour reproduction. Tim Taylor, Marketing Manager of Screen Europe, analyses the issue and provides the answer.

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Screen Europe is pleased to announce the launch of EQUIOS Online.

This new system adds a range of next-generation functions to Screen’s online proofing/approval software and links with Screen Trueflow SE, one of the print industry’s most innovative workflow systems.

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8th February 2011 – Today marks the official launch of Think Repro, the UK’s newest and most advanced repro service specifically for the packaging industry.

The brainchild of award-winning packaging printer, James Townsend & Sons, Think Repro is an independent company based in Exeter and headed up by packaging prepress expert Kristian Wells.

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7th February 2011

After a 31 year association with the company, Brian Forsdike retires as President of Screen Europe and Chairman of Dainippon Screen UK on March 31st this year.

Brian’s successor is Kees Mulder, a Dutch National who was formally Vice President & Director Corporate Business Development with Eastman Kodak in Europe. Kees will join Screen Europe on February 1st before taking over as Managing Director and President of Screen European Operations on April 1st.

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