Graphic Art Mart opens its seventh location in Peakhurst, NSW
Graphic Art Mart Pty Ltd has announcd the opening of its seventh location in Peakhurst, NSW. Located at Unit 3, 35-37 Norman Street, Peakhurst, this new facility will offer customers in southern Sydney access to many of the industry’s favourite products.
Ashley Playford promoted to sales manager at Fujifilm
Fujifilm has announced the promotion of Ashley Playford to the role of National Sales Manager, Graphic Systems. Playford was previously NSW Account Manager with Fujifilm Graphic Systems and his advancement follows the previous incumbent, Paul Budgen, moving across to Fuji Xerox Australia, which is a related entity to Fujifilm.
Roland DG's new Imagination Centre to hit the road
Roland DG have announced that they will taking their Creative Centre and RolandClinic around the country during 2017 and 2018 in their new purpose built vehicle.
Fuji Xerox to offer Screen Truepress Jet W3200UV flatbed
Screen Graphic and Precision Solutions Australia and Fuji Xerox Australia have reached agreement where Fuji Xerox Australia will be a reseller for the flagship Screen Truepress Jet W3200UV flatbed UV machines.
Print directly on metal using your aqueous printer
DES and Starleation have announced Allure from Breathing Color. Allure allows you to print directly to metal using your existing Epson and Canon printer and OEM inks.
3M Envision graphic films and overlaminates earn prestigious Greenguard Gold certification
Two years ago we announced that 3M had launched the PVC free Envision range of non-PVC wrap films for solvent/eco-solvent printing as well as an over-laminate. 3M have now announced that ten of the Envision range has been awarded
Greenguard Gold Certification.
The global digital signage market estimated to top US$20 billion by 2020
Sign Media in Canada are reporting that Hexa Research in the US have estimated that the global digital signage market will grow to about US$20 billion by the year 2020, much of which will presumably come from the existing wide format sector.
Arlon to discontinue Ultimate PremiumPlus and PerformancePlus Automotive restyling product lines
Arlon Graphics has made the strategic decision to exit the automotive restyling market and refocus resources towards cast digital films and identity signage.
Akita Epson completes new printhead factory
Akita Epson has held a ceremony to celebrate the completion of a new factory. Epson invested approximately A$42 million on the construction of the plant, which will triple Akita Epson's current printhead production capacity. Construction began in October 2015 and the new plant went online earlier this month.
DuPont expands Teijin films with Melinex TCHUV films
The super clear Ultra Violet (UV) stable polyester films are designed to retain mechanical and optical properties in applications involving UV exposure.
Massivit 3D sees surge of sales following its launch at drupa premier
Massivit 3D Printing Technologies has announced that, after being unveiled publicly for the first time at drupa a few short months ago, sales of its new Massivit 1800 3D Printer have surpassed expectations and are now well into double-figures worldwide.
New addition to the Summa F Series of flatbed cutters: the F1330
Summa introduced the F1330 flatbed cutter at the recent Viscom show in Milan.
InfoTrends releases Australian Vertical Market Opportunity Analysis
InfoTrends has recently released a new study aimed to help print vendors in Australia capitalise on opportunities for print. This study identifies vertical markets, company size segments, and geographic regions that offer the greatest opportunity for “persistent print.”
Success for Mellow Colour with some major international brands
Woolworths in South Africa took the decision to implement a print quality assurance programme based on the Mellow Colour methodology. This decision was based, in part, on the success of a similar programme that Marks and Spencer have run for the past seven years. Initially two of Woolworth’s print suppliers adopted the programme and the initial implementation was done this year.
Aslan announce MirrorEffect AntiScratch
Aslan expand their portfolio of products with the MirrorEffect AntiScratch Aslan SE 75. This self-adhesive mirror effect, anti-scratch polyester film is characterised by a mirror-like finish, along with a very high scratch-resistant surface which is unique in the market.
- FESPA and ESMA collaborate to launch industrial print in production conference
- Future Print finishes 2016 on a high
- Di Thomson takes over the reins at JDA (QLD) due to Geoff Curtis's retirement
- Roland DG Australia launch Roland Rental Platinum
- Epson to triple production of their PrecisionCore printheads at a new factory currently being constructed
- Caldera introduce StreamLive production tracking software
- Wasatch SoftRIP version 7.4 has arrived
- Vehicle wrap training courses from PT Store
- Germany's CompuGroup makes takeover approach to Agfa
- Our own Nick Caminiti of Exotic Graphix in Victoria's Carrum Downs, named 2016 King of the Wrap world in Avery Dennison “Wrap Like A King” challenge
- Aurajet set for release with a highly impressive specification
- The CPH Group launch the Supatac Digital Media range
- Onyx 12.1 on show for the first time at Viscom this month
- New 3M Scotchlite Print Wrap Film
- Hexis introduces VWood service