Archive for January, 2015

January 27th, 2015 – The Epson SureColor SC-F2000 direct-to-garment and SC-F6000 dye-sublimation printers are in action at Printwear & Promotion LIVE, NEC Birmingham from 22nd –24th February 2015.

The show features all the latest innovations in garment decoration, with a comprehensive seminar programme, live demos and daily fashion shows. Read the rest of this entry »

Screen is pleased to announce that Atrium Centrum Ploterowe(, one of Poland’s premier large and wide-format hardware and consumable suppliers, has been appointed as a reseller for the range of Truepress Jet UV wide format printers.

The partnership strengthens the range of leading-edge printers Atrium sells to meet its customers’ increasingly-diverse range of needs.

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Screen’s latest high-speed web-fed inkjet press, the Truepress Jet520HD, will be the centrepiece of the Screen exhibit at this year’s Hunkeler Innovationdays (Messe Lucerne, 23rd to 26th February).

The Truepress Jet520HD will print “live” alongside a standard Truepress Jet520, producing a variety of commercial print applications, including high-quality cookery books and short-run magazines.

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12th January 2014 – At Heimtextil this week Epson shows how it has transformed the vibrant oil paintings produced by artist Bryony Benge-Abbott into a range of beautiful and contemporary soft furnishings using the innovative range of SureColor inkjet printers.

Plus, every day during the show, Bryony will show just how easy it is to print cotton cushion covers in minutes using the Epson SureColor SC-F2000 direct-to-fabric table-top printer. Read the rest of this entry »

January 12th, 2015 – ProCo has invested in GMG proofing and colour management software solutions to provide a higher quality, consistent print service across its digital and litho print devices, reduce ink costs and cut production times.

The Sheffield-based integrated marketing communications provider boasts blue-chip clients such as John Lewis, Waitrose, DFS, and Hallmark Cards.

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Heimtextil – Stand F15 Hall 4 – 14-17 January 2015, Messe Frankfurt

Epson and DMI show the ultimate in textile production colour control at Heimtextil

Epson steps into Spring-Summer 2016 with DMI trend colours and gives a taste of what’s to come for Christmas 2016

 8th January 2015Epson teams up with DMI, the German Fashion Institute, at Heimtextil (14-17 January 2015, Messe Frankfurt, Stand F15 Hall 4) to show textile designers and producers how they can create, proof and digitally print their textile colours all the way from mood board to the final product using Spring-Summer 2016 trend colours. Read the rest of this entry »

7th January 2015 – Bettine Pellant has been appointed Chief Executive of Picon, the UK’s leading industry association for manufacturers and suppliers to the printing, papermaking and paper converting sectors. 

She succeeds Tim Webb, who has stepped down after eight years in Picon’s most senior executive role.

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5th January 2015 – With great sadness, Picon announces the death on New Year’s Day of Peter Morris, a former Chairman of the organisation and a long-time member of the Picon Council.

From 1962 until his retirement last September, Peter spent his whole working life in the printing industry, starting as a teenager in the finishing department of a Birmingham printer.

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