At the end of 2020 Dataline successfully finalised the acquisition of Dutch company Insad Grafisch. Insad Grafisch is an industry partner of Dataline and developer of the Drumis software that is used by many Dutch print media companies and graphic intermediaries. Dataline, the developer and supplier of MultiPress ERP/MIS software for the print media industry, further strengthens its leading position in the Dutch market, and continues its European growth.

Chad Rutter - a video editor expert, animator, and motion master - is now our Multimedia Specialist at Color Concepts. He will be responsible for animation and video editing for ColorBase Creative Studios.

Highcon Systems Ltd. and EFI™ announced today that the two companies have entered into a global partnership agreement. With a common group of core customers, together with EFI’s ability to deliver industry-focused ERP software solutions, the goal is to offer customers an integrated, end-to-end business productivity and workflow solution, providing a flexible foundation for digital growth.

French knitwear clothing manufacturer, Bonneterie Chanteclair, is a certified Orgine France Garantie, meaning all of their products are made in France. When the COVID-19 pandemic reached their home country, General Manager, Thomas Delise, knew he had to think outside of the box in order to protect his community and his employees. Rather than stopping garment production and furloughing employees, the company developed a high-quality mask with a HEPA filter, which was chosen by French President Emmanuel Macron.

axaio software, developer of solutions for PDF creation, printing and content correction workflows for the publishing and printing markets as well as for the creation of tagged, accessible PDF documents, announces the availibility of MadeToPrint Server for Adobe InDesign Server 2021 (v 16.0). Compatibility for MadeToPrint Standard and Auto for InDesign 2021 had been announced previously, now also the Server version of MadeToPrint has been added.

Commercial/Packaging sheetfed printing company Wallace Carlson Printing is advancing its automation capabilities and driving a competitive advantage with its newest investment, EFI™ PrintFlow® dynamic scheduling software from Electronics For Imaging, Inc. The Minnetonka, Minnesota-based company, which has always valued the importance of having leading-edge technologies, is adding PrintFlow into the existing EFI Midmarket Print Suite business and production management workflow Wallace Carlson uses to direct its operations.

Esko has confirmed the appointment of Ishu Khurana as Territory Sales Manager for its Nordics business.

Global Graphics PLC announces that it has successfully completed its acquisition of the HYBRID Software Group S.à r.l. (“HYBRID Software”) from Congra Software S.à r.l (“Congra”) following the passing of a shareholder resolution at a General Meeting held on Friday 8th January 2021.

French printing software company Caldera has announced the release of a new Ricoh driver for CalderaRIP Version 14. This new driver expands the award-winning software’s long list of supported peripherals and further enhances its user experience.

Enfocus, the leader in PDF quality control, advanced PDF editing and workflow automation for the graphic arts industry announces changes in management at several key roles. After 3 years of service as General Manager of Enfocus, Wim Fransen has accepted a new challenge at our parent company, Esko. We are very grateful for Wim's contributions to the development and growth of Enfocus. He is sure to be a success in his new role at Esko. Effective immediately, Tomas Van Rossom will succeed Wim as General Manager of Enfocus.

Construction of a brand-new European training centre and German headquarters for Arden Software is now complete.

R A Smart (CAD & Machinery) was originally established almost 40 years ago, as a bespoke manufacturer and supplier of specialist short run textile printing equipment and auxiliary equipment, supplying commercial printers, design studios and educational establishments all over the world, as well as throughout the UK.

Esko, the global developer of integrated hardware and software solutions for the print and packaging industry, has moved to reassure UK customers that systems are in place to minimize the impact of new trading regulations in the wake of Brexit.

Color Concepts has launched ColorBase Creative Studios - a unique video production agency focused on the Graphic Arts industry, and powered by the technical expertise and innovative drive of the world’s largest independent print lab. From concept to delivery, Creative Studios has the technical knowledge and creative prowess to translate its client’s messages into clear, compelling videos for any purpose.

Onyx Graphics, Inc., announced today that it’s industry-leading RIP software has been named the 2020 Best Color Management Solution at the annual EDP awards, marking the second award from EDP for best color management since 2018. The winners are selected by a commission of experts (The EDP Technical Committee), which evaluates the submitted products on technical abilities and product innovation that improves speed, quality, performance and cost.

When Advantage Direct GM John Montcastle, Jr. was looking to bolster his company’s print capabilities, he set out to find a vendor that could help cover every aspect of its business. Among the key tenets he sought were quality equipment, superior customer service, and innovative and forward-thinking solutions.

X-Rite Incorporated and Pantone LLC, global leaders in color science and technology, today announced that the official spectral color values for PANTONE® 17-5104 Ultimate Gray + PANTONE 13-0647 Illuminating are now available in PantoneLIVE™, a cloud-based digital color standard ecosystem. PantoneLIVE integrates across X-Rite’s digital workflow tools allowing brands and their print suppliers to immediately start color matching, formulating and accurately producing Ultimate Gray and Illuminating for a variety of print, packaging, wide-format, signage, industrial, and multimedia design applications.

The new, version 5 release of EFI™ PrintSmith™ Vision MIS software – part of the EFI Quick Print Suite of business and production management tools – delivers optimised performance and enhanced flexibility for small commercial and quick print businesses. Developed by Electronics For Imaging, Inc., the print industry’s leading workflow software developer, this is the first 100% HTML version of PrintSmith Vision, replacing legacy systems based on Adobe Flash technology.

The year 2020 must not just be characterised as a time of challenge and hardship, it should also be recognised as a time when the UK business community innovated, adapted and struck out in pursuit of growth in response to those challenges.

Kornit Digital (Nasdaq: KRNT), a worldwide market leader in digital textile printing technology, announced Oxford, United Kingdom-based Shirtworks is implementing a Kornit Digital direct-to-garment (DTG) production system for sustainable, on-demand fulfilment. In addition to implementing Kornit DTG technology, Shirtworks has also purchased the new Kornit Workflow software solution, a product resulting from Kornit’s recent acquisition of U.K.-based Custom Gateway.

axaio software, developer of solutions for PDF creation, printing and content correction workflows for the publishing and printing markets as well as for the creation of tagged, accessible PDF documents, announces the immediate availability of MadeToPrint and MadeForLayers for Adobe's latest InDesign version 2021.

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