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Exclusive Mimaki distributor, Hybrid Services is offering substantial savings on a variety of the company’s most popular printers this Spring. With its “Save and Save Again” promotion, customers benefit from significant capital cost savings thanks to a reduced purchase price for the printer and then further reductions on initial ink purchases. Additionally, Hybrid is offering prospective customers the opportunity to purchase a Mimaki Bulk Ink System and a set of solvent ink sacks at considerably reduced costs as well.

German digital printer PPS. Imaging GmbH has invested in a Xeikon Wall Decoration Suite, including a Xeikon 8500 digital printing system with an X-800 front end and two CMS/WMF walldeco finishing units. The company took the decision towards the end of 2017 in order to service the growing creative market for personalised wallpaper for hotels, cafés, offices, trade shows, events and homes. Installation is due to be completed by the end of March 2018.

EFI have announced that Reece Supply Company, a leading distributor for screen printers and signage and display graphics companies in the Southern U.S., will become a distributor of EFI™ inkjet products. Reece’s offerings will include EFI Wide Format and EFI VUTEk® digital inkjet printers for 3D thermoformed graphics, along with a range of EFI LED inkjet printers.

The history of Canvey Island, which lies off the South Coast of Essex in the Thames Estuary, is one of community, invention and survival. Measuring seven square miles, the island – which is below sea level – is home to some 45,000 people living behind 14 miles of high sea walls.

With the recently created “Mimaki Digital Suite” sitting at the heart of its operation, Gateshead-based automotive component manufacturing specialists, Gate 7 continues to take great strides in delivering on its promise of providing innovative print solutions on a global scale. With two offices in North Carolina and Pennsylvania as well as its worldwide headquarters in Newcastle upon Tyne, the company lists major clients including JCB, Caterpillar, Kuhn and Volvo for whom it produces high quality decals and liveries for new vehicles that are subjected to harsh and unforgiving working environments.

Newly-promoted Premier League outfit Huddersfield Town AFC have made a pivotal local ‘signing’, in the shape of graphic display specialist Leach Impact.

East Midlands based DPI UK has manufactured and installed super-slim lightboxes for Over-C in Cork.

EFI have announced that Dome, a commercial print solutions provider headquartered in California, recently purchased EFI™ VUTEk® FabriVU® 340 soft signage and VUTEk 5r roll-to-roll printers. The new high-volume inkjet printers are to be installed in Dome’s newly renovated, Sacramento, Calif., facility by the end of this year.

Durst US announces a partnership with Media One Digital Imaging Solutions to sell Durst equipment in the Rho, Rhotex & Alpha printer lines.

Nuneaton-based art and design specialist Smoart has invested in an additional Roland DG 3D milling machine to increase productivity, supporting its work in the creation of bespoke textured artwork for architectural installation and interior spaces. Founded in 2007 by artist Sandra Owens, Smoart designs and produces bespoke wall panel artwork pieces using a wide range of materials including ceramics, wood, plaster, plastics and concrete.

EFI exhibit at SGIA Expo shows how signage and graphics businesses can gain productivity and profitability advantages with a broad portfolio of digital production products, including the new EFI™ Pro 24f true flatbed LED printer shown for the very first time. EFI's exhibit at the New Orleans tradeshow also includes an EFI Reggiani industrial textile digital printer making its North American debut. Plus, attendees can see a complete portfolio of production inkjet printers, workflow software and EFI Fiery® digital front end (DFE) technologies that help businesses drive a stronger competitive advantage.

At this years SGIA Expo, Durst will showcase several of their industry leading large-format digital printing solutions and those that received top honors from the Specialty Graphics Imaging Association (SGIA).

Visitors to a University of Greenwich’s Show were treated to a fantastic array of imagery following its investment in two of Canon’s Océ ColorWave 700s.

Those attending the 2017 SGIA Expo, October 10-12 in New Orleans’ Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, can get a firsthand look at Roland DGA’s latest digital technologies for integrated print/cut as well as print-and-cut workflows. Roland will be showcasing its advanced eco-solvent inkjets for producing signs, banners and vehicle wraps, innovative UV flatbeds for printing custom graphics on three-dimensional products, and state-of-the-art dye-sublimation printers for adding vibrant graphics to textiles, soft signage, hard goods and more.

Fantasy Prints combines the very latest technology and materials with years of experience, resulting in state-of-the art services that have sealed their place as a key player in the industry. With a significant market share in leisure parks nationally, their Edinburgh office allows them a clear and specific focus on Scotland, with a locally-based team available to liaise with clients in Edinburgh, East Lothian and the Scottish Borders.

Paradigm Imaging Group, a leading distributor of large format scanning and printing solutions, announces the release of a new line of eco-solvent printers from the new PIXis product line.

Sporting equipment supplier, Mr. Cricket has brought lucrative personalisation services in-house following investment in Roland DG printer/cutter technology, saving more than £10,000 every year. A TrueVIS SG-300 printer/cutter was installed in late 2016 and has streamlined the company's business processes, boosted profit margins, and delivered greater control over the quality and delivery of personalised apparel and equipment.

Following a significant boost in print quality and productivity after investing in an Onset X2 in 2016, French-based wide format printer, SDPS Poinçon aims even higher with acquisition of a second printer.

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