VGL, the Reading-based screen and digital print company, has become the first company in the UK and Ireland to sign up for a specialised version of Durst’s next-generation platform, the P5 Series, which was announced globally earlier this year.
When ColorDynamics decided to add wide-format printing to its repertoire last year, the Allen, Texas-based commercial printing company acquired Superior Graphics, an established signage and graphics provider in Dallas. ColorDynamics also hired John Ehrenberger – a veteran wide-format graphics executive and the son of Superior’s founder – as an executive vice president. Looking to further accelerate ColorDynamics’ move into signage and graphics, Ehrenberger hit the industry trade shows to evaluate new equipment and purchased an EFI™ VUTEk® 3r LED roll-to-roll printer from EFI.
MIS software company, Tharstern, have just launched a brand-new tool that they say will solve a big problem for the printing industry. Their new Layout Library will allow printers to teach their MIS how to lay down impositions in the correct way for their equipment and processes. This will remove the need for prepress to manually adjust or change the impositions sent down by the MIS.
AlphaGraphics (AG) is Seattle’s go-to print services provider. The team recently completed a series of interior wall graphics for architecture firm KPG. AG representatives explain, “KPG is an interdisciplinary design firm. They have an expert team of architects, engineers, urban designers, and construction professionals. So it’s fair to say that they understand the importance of visual aesthetics in the workplace.”
One way to attract customers is with eye-catching, environmentally-friendly display materials. Thanks to Hop-Syn synthetic paper, retailers’ point-of-purchase signage stands out. The 100% recyclable substrate displays vibrant images, while meeting their strict sustainability requirements. Hop-Syn is so versatile that it can also be used for anti-theft packaging.
Esko have announced a major new release of its packaging and labels prepress editor, ArtPro+. Built on decades of experience – with over 25.000 Esko prepress editors currently in use – this latest version is designed to fit the needs of today’s prepress production.
Ricoh USA, Inc. today announced its partnership with 12-time NASCAR Cup Series champions Hendrick Motorsports to work to empower the team's digital workplaces on the track and in the office. Hendrick Motorsports' competition personnel and management will work closely with Ricoh's experts to drive greater efficiencies, improve process transparency and enhance effective collaboration. As part of a partnership that named Ricoh as Hendrick Motorsports' Official Workplace Technology Partner, the racing organization has already implemented several of the collaboration technologies on display in Ricoh's booth, N2034, at InfoComm 2018. Attendees will have an opportunity to see and interact with an Interactive Flat Panel Display (IFPD), like Hendrick Motorsports uses in its Digital Dashboard social media command center.