Posts Tagged “Xaar”

Cambridge: 19th May 2014 – Xaar, the ceramics industry’s leading inkjet printhead specialist, is delighted to announce its partnership with two leading Chinese ceramics industry manufacturers – Keda Clean Energy and Guangdong Wanxing Inorganic Pigment – to develop products that maximise the power of Xaar’s market-leading technology.

Keda Clean Energy is the world’s largest supplier and integrator of equipment for every stage of ceramic tile production lines.

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Cambridge: 14th May 2014 – SunJet, the inkjet ink division of Sun Chemical, and Xaar, the world’s leading inkjet technology specialist, have collaborated on the development of IK822, Black MOF – a new mineral oil-free (MOF) ink that addresses food contamination fears.

Over the past few years there have been growing concerns regarding the contamination of food from inks used on secondary food packaging and the use of recycled packaging paperboard. The packaging industry is striving to avoid the use of materials and substances which contain mineral oil hydrocarbons. Read the rest of this entry »

Cambridge: 20th March 2014 – Xaar, the world’s leading inkjet technology specialist, is pleased to announce the appointment of Edmund Creutzmann as Chief Technical Officer, effective on 1st April.

Edmund has over 30 years’ digital printing R&D experience spanning LED,  electrophotographic and inkjet imaging technologies and, most recently, was Vice President, Printer Technology at Océ Printing System GmbH. As Chief Technical Officer, Edmund has overall responsibility for Xaar R&D and reports directly to Xaar CEO Ian Dinwoodie.  Read the rest of this entry »

Cambridge: 12th March 2014 – Xaar, the world’s leading inkjet technology specialist, is pleased to announce the launch of the All New Xaar 1002 GS6 for UV applications. This next generation printhead redefines the standard in single-pass printing, delivering exceptional print quality and productivity to manufacturers worldwide.

The Xaar 1002 GS6 has been developed and optimised for a wide range of UV applications; these include labels, laminates, direct-to-shape, packaging and other types of product decoration, where product quality and industrial levels of reliability are paramount. Read the rest of this entry »

Cambridge: 12th March 2014 – Xaar, the world’s leading inkjet technology specialist, is pleased to announce the launch of the All New Xaar 1002.

This next generation printhead redefines the standard in single-pass ceramic tile decoration, delivering exceptional print quality and productivity to manufacturers worldwide.

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Cambridge: 22nd January 2014 – The Rosie Hospital, Cambridge, and Hinchingbrooke Hospital, Huntingdon are two charities benefitting this year from Xaar’s £12,000 charitable giving fund.

Employees of Xaar plc, which has facilities on the Cambridge Science Park and in Huntingdon, have voted to donate £2,000 to each local charity, and also to give £2,000 each to national charities: The Soldiers’ Charity and the British Heart Foundation. Read the rest of this entry »

Xaar adds further R&D space on the Cambridge Science Park and invests £1m to support growth of Cambridgeshire businesses

Cambridge: 5th December 2013 – Xaar, the world’s leading supplier of industrial inkjet printheads, has leased a third facility on the world-renowned Cambridge Science Park to increase R&D floor space by 50% to 48,000 square feet.

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Cambridge: 18th September 2013 – Xaar 1001 printheads have been specified by FFEI Ltd for the next-generation Graphium digital inkjet UV press.

The FFEI Graphium will be distributed by Fujifilm in Europe and North America with Fujifilm Uvijet Graphium™ UV inks.

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Cambridge, 30th July 2013 – Xaar, the world’s leading independent manufacturer of inkjet printheads, is proud to announce its continued sponsorship of the PrintIT! educational initiative – the sixth consecutive year of Xaar’s involvement.

PrintIT! engages students from all over the UK to increase their awareness of the world of print, and showcase the latest print techniques.

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Cambridge: 21st June 2013 – Xaar plc has launched a specialist website dedicated to helping the global ceramics market learn more about the significant benefits of digital inkjet ceramic tile decoration and featuring the Xaar 1001, the world’s best ceramic printhead.

The new website – www.ceramics.xaar.com – is designed to be a useful resource for ceramic tile producers, helping them understand how the Xaar 1001 differs from competitor printheads and why it is the first choice for manufacturers.

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