Summa is proud to announce a range of improvements on its renowned F Series flatbed cutters. The flatbed cutters have been one of the most versatile products in Summa's range for many years. By improving the range, Summa brings its standard to the next level when it comes to quality, reliability and productivity. Summa is excited to present a new size of flatbed cutter, an enhanced safety system and its GoProduce software. These updates will contribute to an even better alignment of the F Series to realize present and future customer projects.

Prosign Print and Display, a specialist in Large Format Printing, POS, Packaging, Exhibition and Signage have chosen to invest in a second Zund digital cutter to increase production capacity.

FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division announced a collaboration with Zund America, Inc., a company providing highly sought-after cutting solutions for processing a wide variety of materials today, including corrugated display and packaging and sign and display materials, as well as folding carton applications. The collaboration will enable Fujifilm’s print service provider customers to obtain access to Zund America, Inc.’s collection of cutting technologies and methods that will provide a comprehensive solution for packaging, marketing materials, and signage.

Esko, the global supplier of integrated hardware and software solutions for the packaging and wide format sectors, has today, November 17, 2020, announced the release of its innovative VariAngle tool for the Kongsberg C and XP range of digital finishing tables. VariAngle enables cutting at any angle from 0o and 60o at high speeds, delivering total freedom in the design of 3D creative displays while also resulting in faster setup times and an uplift in cutting speed.

Due to the incredible success of the VeloBlade range, we have taken the decision to expand our digital die cutting offering by introducing two new ranges, VeloBlade Volta and VeloBlade Nexus. VeloBlade Volta gives users the ability to cut anything from kiss cut labels up to 10mm thickness. Whereas VeloBlade Nexus is a range of wide format digital die cutters comprising an optional CNC Router for cuts up to 25mm.

Elitron celebrates on both sides of the Atlantic after outperforming competition to win the coveted Printing United Alliance Product of the Year 2020 in the Lasers/Router/Cutters (4’ x 8’ or larger) category.

Since the launch of the GoSuite software platform two years ago, Summa’s in-house software has already proven to increase the value of the Summa product range. Summa knows that powerful software enables users to make the most of their hardware and keeps investing in the development of a performant, flexible and future-proof software platform.

Zund UK has supported Scotland’s Bravest Manufacturing Co., a division of the Royal British Legion Industries with their purchase of a Zund S3 Cutter in response to a call of action from the public sector in Scotland.

Over the course of forty years, Printmateria has been able, and has had to adapt to various changes of scenery. One part of the original work of the photographic laboratory has remained unchanged: an innate passion for precision and quality of each project. Qualities even more essential today, that make a difference and are not limited to price comparison. "Initially, we were a support to figurative communication - recalls Pino Perri, owner of Printmateria. Along with the images, there was the need to write the texts separately and combine them with pre-set layouts".

In the course of 30 years, Zerhusen Kartonagen GmbH has evolved from a small packaging supplier to one of Germany's largest manufacturers and converters of corrugated cardboard. The family business was quick to recognize the potential of digital technologies and knows how and where to implement them profitably. The most recent milestone was the opening of a new development center furnished with the latest Zünd cutting equipment.

A reliable family member, the constant in the company history. Installed in August 1990, Graphic Box has one of the oldest fully operational Zund machines in the UK.

Between the Lockdown period of May to the end of July, CMYUK has experienced a 30 per cent upsurge in sales for its ESKO digital cutting tables.

At the School of Architecture in Aarhus (Denmark), there are three cutters at work around the clock. They are operated by 650 students, who use them for assignments, projects, presentations and learning.

Summa is pleased to announce that Christof Van Driessche joins its leadership team as Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) as of August 2020. In his role, Christof will be taking on the responsibility for Sales and Marketing within all Summa entities worldwide.

Gerber Technology is celebrating 30 years of customer experience, innovation and growth through its European headquarters in Portugal. Since 1990, Portugal has been the European headquarters for the global leader of integrated manufacturing platforms and currently services more than 4,000 customers across the region. In that time, Gerber has heavily invested in their industry-leading technologies, developed the Milan Innovation Center and completely reinvented itself for the digital age. Gerber’s success in Europe is largely due to their diverse customer base who are leading the industry by leveraging the most cutting-edge innovations.

Known for its innovative cutting solutions, Intec Printing Solutions Limited, releases new flatbed models to its incredibly successful flatbed range.

Tilia Labs, Inc., a leading developer of nesting, ganging, and layout software for the wide format graphics industry has developed its tilia Griffin technology to integrate with Summa cutting solutions. Available immediately, support for these devices is a key feature of the latest tilia Griffin version 2.2 and delivers quick, easy nesting and ganging for an unprecedented range of laser, flatbed and roll-to-roll cutters.

At Gerber, we believe passion is the key to success. We are lucky to have a team of experts who are passionate about what they do and are fully committed to the success of our customers. In the “Driven by Passion” blog series, we’ll be highlighting members of our team and gathering their insight on the current state of the industry and how important technology is to stay agile.

Timing they often say is everything and Mike Rawlings MD at Signet Signs Ltd may well be inclined to agree.

Due to the current pandemic, students are finishing the remaining semester from home and therefore the university contacted Zund UK Ltd to see if we would deliver an educational webinar on how digital cutters have developed and are used across different industries.

Poppy Signs has installed an ESKO Kongsberg X24 digital cutting table from CMYUK, the UK’s largest independent supplier of wide-format digital printers, cutters and materials.

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