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A desire for increased efficiency and visibility across its multi-site operation was behind Peczuh Printing Company’s decision to implement a comprehensive Tharstern MIS solution.
Premium UK wallpaper covering provider Graphics Works based in Milton-Keynes adds Fujifilm’s Acuity 3200R LED to its ranks to boost production and reduce turnaround times.
You might know him better as the ‘Car Park King’ as the remains of King Richard III were found buried under a car park in Leicester in 2012. So, how did his face end up in our wide-format printer?
The Canterbury Cathedral is one of the most well-known, well-established and well-regarded religious buildings in the UK. In 2017, the cathedral underwent an extensive restoration project, for which, it would remain open.
Large-format print has been an area of growth for some time now, to the point where some companies have been able to make this sort of work a key part of their business.
The Cadbury’s World Theme Park in Birmingham, England is reminiscent of Willie Wonka’s Chocolate Factory. The large format digital printing specialists at PressOn were commissioned by RMA Themed Attractions to create the Park’s interactive and completely immersive 4D zone.
The great thing about making mistakes is that you can learn from them. That said, evidently you want to avoid making any mistake at all – especially if you’re in the large format sign making business, where even the tiniest…
The decorative concept dates back to ancient artwork and has, in modern times, evolved into personalisation, made possible thanks to the evolution of technology. Roland, among others, will be discussing this topic at Print4All, where the company will be presenting…
Asahi Photoproducts is all about the future of print – especially flexographic printing. Our goal is to radically improve the efficiency of flexo production and to support flexo printers. And we are doing that in so many ways!
When some in the market fight on only price, Kernow goes a completely different way. The UK manufacturer is reorganising its Wide Format range with 2 fundamental objectives: offering the market a real solution for a given application, and offering…
As we approach the Christmas holidays most of us find ourselves reflecting on the year just gone and start putting into action our plans for the year ahead.

Océ prints the world of ancient Egypt Featured

December 13, 2017
It is a giant leap from historical times in ancient Egypt to the 21st century. Océ – A Canon Company, is bridging the two eras by recreating parts of the pyramid of Seti I. Seti I was a pharaoh in…
When you first meet Daniel and Joel Oschatz, the two printing brothers, as they call themselves, of Oschatz Visuelle Medien GmbH, the first impression is that they are really embracing their roles of CEOs of the company. Daniel is in…
Autumn was an exciting time for the Brixen family business Barbieri electronic: At three international trade fairs, they presented a world first in colour management in the form of the long awaited Spectro LFP qb – a platform with numerous…
Milton Keynes-based Nutmeg Studio is truly a business created out of love. The company was initially founded as Nutmeg Wallart in 1999 when Adele MacKinnon and her husband invested some of their savings and wedding gift money to purchase a…
The technology is right, the brand expansion opportunities are there and greater political certainty will return in 2018, argues Phil McMullin.

Is Print Dead?

November 29, 2017
Not at all, says Rinus Hoebeke, Toray. He points out that this Japanese company was founded in 1926 and has a heritage of staying out in front of market trends.
Following nearly two decades of graphic design and signage industry experience and the arrival of a beautiful baby boy, Adam Cox launched his own business in April 2017: Feenix Signs & Graphics Ltd. Since its inception, the company has been…
As work on Bolton Museum’s new Egyptology gallery progresses, new designs for the £3.8 million project have been released.
The pace of change has been incredible. Following the global push towards automation, cloud-based color-management technology is now a tangible and exciting prospect for LFP businesses everywhere.
OK, confession time, I collect beermats. Have done since I was about fourteen. Believe it or not there’s an official word for it: I’m what’s known as a tegestologist.
One of the fun things about working at Bespoke is explaining to new starters how much print is around them in their everyday lives, that goes unseen for what it is – a printed product.

For the love of print

October 17, 2017
With International Print Day (#IPD17) only a few days away, I wanted to share with you one of my favourite print experiences.
As the saying goes, “life is like a book”, and as each day turns a new page, we find ourselves less than a week away from the chapter entitled International Print Day 2017 (Wednesday 18thOctober).
The results of an international survey by Two Sides provides unique insight into how print and paper is viewed, preferred and trusted by consumers around the globe.
Trade shows can be one of the most rewarding forms of marketing when approached with the right strategy but there are many factors and costs to consider before, during and after the event. Rather than set specific objectives, some companies…
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