Archive for January, 2017

Stand G23, 1-2 March, NEC

30th January 2017 –Epson will demonstrate the ColorWorks series of desktop colour label inkjet printers alongside its award-winning portable LabelWorks labelling devices at Packaging Innovations 2017 (1-2 March, NEC).

The ColorWorks C7500 industrial printer with Wasatch RIP software is a reliable, high-speed, high-quality solution with easy-to-use colour and workflow management capabilities. As a result, it is the perfect choice for users who need to print continuous labels as well as those who traditionally use die-cut media. Printing at speeds up to 300mm/sec and producing labels at 600x1200dpi resolution, the ColorWorks C7500 series products produce high-quality labels fast, for a range of applications including: food and beverage products; packaging and boxes; EU energy and GHS labels.

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Hall 2, 20-23rd February, Messe Lucerne, Switzerland

At Hunkeler Innovationdays2017 (20-23rd February), SCREEN GP will demonstrate the very latest models from the innovative Truepress Jet520 range of high-speed roll-fed inkjet presses, and introduce important new features and functionality

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Cambridge: 24th January 2017 – Xaar plc (“Xaar”, “the Group” or “the Company”), the digital inkjet printing technology Group headquartered in Cambridge, UK, is pleased to announce the appointment of Lily Liu as Chief Financial Officer, Company Secretary and Director of the Board from Tuesday 2 May 2017.

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Epson launches 17-inch, 10-colour professional photography, fine art and proofing printer


SureColor SC-P5000 delivers outstanding performance, reliability and 99% Pantone accuracy

20th January 2016 – Epson announces the launch of the SureColor SC-P5000 17-inch, 10-colour printer incorporating Epson’s latest imaging technologies and designed for professional proofing, fine art and photography applications. The SureColor SC-P5000 replaces the popular Stylus Pro 4900 and completes the SureColor range which also includes the SC-P7000 (24-inch) and SC-P9000 (44-inch) models. The new printer features the advanced Epson PrecisionCore® TFP printhead and UltraChome HDX 10-colour pigment ink set (including Orange, Green and Violet or Light Light Black) to deliver outstanding 2880x1440dpi resolution output with an increased colour gamut, higher-density blacks and twice the print permanence.

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More than three million square metres of pigment used in the Home Textile sector printed by the Monna Lisa digital textile printer – the result of collaboration between Epson, For.Tex. and F.lli Robustelli

The three companies take part in Heimtextil 2017
10–13 January 2017 – Frankfurt (Pavilion 6 Stand C10

 Milan, 9th January 2017 – The Monna Lisa printer has made history in the Home Textile sector with more than three million square metres of pigment printed since 2005. This digital textile printer has revolutionised the textile printing market. It is the result of years of collaboration between Epson, a pioneer in digital printing technology for fabrics, and For.Tex. and F.lli Robustelli, companies that are now part of the Group. These three companies will be at Heimtextil to show the Home Textile and furnishing market digital printing on fabrics using high-quality pigments with a low environmental impact.

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Cambridge: 6th January 2017 – Xaar plc, the leader in industrial inkjet technology, is delighted to announce a new partnership with Italian ink manufacturer Metco Srl to deliver Xaar-approved Solvent Soluble Inks (SSI) for use in GS12C and GS40C variants of the Xaar 1003 printhead and the Xaar 2001 GS12C.

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Heimtextil showcase for best of
Epson ‘Design for Living 2017’ textile designs

6th January 2017 – Epson has chosen a textile design developed by Evgenia Guliev, a young student studying at Niederrhein University of Applied Sciences in Germany, to demonstrate the quality and flexibility of its digital textile printing technology at Heimtextil (Stand C10, Hall 6.0, 10-13 January 2017, Messe Frankfurt).

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Bulgarian print group cuts lottery scratch card printing from three weeks to just two days with new ‘total solution’ Edale 17-colour web press featuring inline personalisation and Edale’s AiiR Autonomous Inking, Impression and Register control system.

Hampshire, UK – 5th January 2017 – The Demax Graphic Arts Group, Bulgaria, has invested in a fully automated Edale FL5 single-pass flexographic press to print sophisticated lottery scratch cards. The press, the first of its kind in Europe, has been installed at the Demax production facility in Sofia and has already transformed the company’s scratch card printing capability.
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 Improved speeds, colour consistency, process control and enhanced tiling
to do more in less time


SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 4, 2017– Onyx Graphics, Inc., today announced the immediate availability of ONYX 12.1 software, the latest version of the company’s wide format print workflow and RIP products. ONYX 12.1 software features accelerated speed and performance, a simplified user interface, enhanced automation and advanced finishing tools to do more in less time. ONYX 12.1 software is available for the full ONYX software product line including ONYX Thrive workflow software; and ONYX ProductionHouse, ONYX PosterShop and ONYX RIPCenter RIP software.

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