Printeriors 2017 on show in Hamburg -8-12th May
From 8 to 12 May 2017 at Messe Hamburg, Germany, the global print community is invited to visit Printeriors 2017, an interior design showcase, illustrating how print can be used to create stand-out interior design applications.
X-Rite acquires ColorCert software assets
X-Rite and its subsidiary Pantone have announced the acquisition of ColorCert software assets from Nelissen Consulting, a privately held company in Germany.
Avery Dennison completes Hanita Coatings acquisition
Avery Dennison Corporation has announced it has completed the acquisition of Hanita Coatings, a pressure-sensitive materials manufacturer of specialty films and laminates, from Kibbutz Hanita and Tene Investment Funds.
Epson presents the first-ever Brisbane Large Format Product Expo
Following the huge success of its recent large format event in Melbourne, on 8 and 9 March Epson will be presenting its first-ever Large Format Product Expo at Brisbane’s WareHouse Studios at 2/98 Wecker Road, Mansfield, QLD 4122. The Expo will feature the company’s complete range of solutions in signage, photography, proofing, production, dye sublimation, direct to garment and technical printing.
Troy Neighbour joins Graphic Systems at Fujifilm
Fujifilm has announced the appointment of Troy Neighbour as Senior Product Manager, Graphic Systems. Neighbour is an experienced product manager in IT, consumer electronics and graphic technologies, having served with Samsung Electronics for 4 years and before that with Canon’s wide format division for 12 years.
Starleaton boosts OKI ColorPainter support ahead of PacPrint
As part of acquiring the operations of DES last year, Starleaton added the OKI ColorPainter range of eco-solvent printers to its range. DES had great success with these (then known as Seiko ColorPainter), with sign and banner printers due to their speed, reliability and colour fidelity – particularly with the SX inks used on the ColorPainter M-64s.
AVS appoint Robayne Distribution as their WA partner
As of the 1" of March 2017 Australian Visual Solutions will commence warehousing and distribution from Robayne distribution facility in Welshpool, Western Australia.
InkTec launch their new Jetrix LXi8 LED printer to the world
Jetrix is a name we don't hear much about these days in our region but thanks to the old Anitech who used to sell and support the Jetrix machines, there is a sizable installed base of older machines.
Drytac to launch new Protac Anti-Bacterial film
This 150µ (6 mil) textured polyester laminating film has a durable anti-bacterial additive which offers reliable protection from mold growth and bacterial contamination such as MRSA, Streptococcus, E.coli, Salmonella, and more. The reverse side is coated with a pressure sensitive, solvent acrylic adhesive, protected with a siliconized polyester release liner.
FESPA refreshes market insight with 2nd global print census
FESPA is launching its second global Print Census, with the first surveys being completed at FESPA Asia in Bangkok (15-17 February 2017).
FESPA Digital in Europe to become an annual event
FESPA’s global print expo - the flagship biennial international exhibition for digital wide format, screen and textile print - will become an annual event from 2017 onwards.
SAi Flexi software awarded global certification for Color-Logic’s Process Metallic Colour System
SA International (SAi) has announced that its industry-leading Flexi software has been fully certified by leading colour communication systems manufacturer, Color-Logic, for use with its Process Metallic Colour System for the wide format and sign markets.
Easy Signs takes control of colour
Sydney’s Easy Signs, servicing clients nationally, has solved its colour management consistency issues with the help of Colour Graphic Services and its Mellow Colour PrintSpec analysis software plus Color Logic Copra and ColorAnt ICC profiling applications.
HVG Graphics Media celebrate 40 years of service as well as a facelift for their REVolution brand
For the first time in 5 years HVG's REVolution brand is having a packaging facelift which coincides with HVG Graphics Media 40th year anniversary.
Charti – a new national supplier to the wide format industry.
Charti- large format printing supplies led by David Cheng is known to many via his time at some of the leading suppliers including Neopost and Alloys to name a few.
- Roland DG Australia announces 2017 Academy training dates
- Aslan to launch new films at Euroshop next month
- Spandex now offering Nazdar inks for Roland machines
- FESPA invites you to enter their Wrap Master Design Competition
- KIWO integrates the business activities of JW Agencies and Wilflex Printing Supplies
- Caldera to show off a complete web-to-print solution
- SwissQprint release a software upgrade to help customers avoid issues such as reworks and rejects.
- Canon Australia announces clean sweep of BLI’s across the Wide Format Printer Category
- New Xaar Midas ink supply system for OEMs
- Orafol is launching yet another range of unique car wrapping films
- Summa launches HF Router for F Series
- The European non print expo coming up in May.
- Massivit 3D is using the Euroshop Expo to show how large 3D models can help transform retail and advertising applications
- National Print Awards now open for entries
- Registrations open for PacPrint 2017 and Visual Impact 2017