Achieving good colour and spot colours reliability and consistently is easier than you may think, says Dean Derhak, product manager of SA International (SAi), a global leader in wide-format software. Derhak outlines a number of practical measures that will directly affect the bottom line.
Digital print giant Ricoh has reached an agreement to buy ColorGATE Digital Output Solutions, a leading printing software supplier to the wide format and industrial printing markets.
Spicers Limited, formerly PaperlinX, has signed a $9.1 million agreement with PaperlinX Netherlands Holdings Bankruptcy Trustees over the company’s ill-fated attempt to expand into European markets.
Martin Guilliamse, general manager of Tasmania’s Mark Media, has been elected to the board of the peak industry body after the Australia Electoral Commission used a coin toss to resolve a tied vote for the PIAA’s Tasmanian representative.
A creditors meeting has agreed to a proposal that would allow WA printer Picton Press - which went into administration in May owing $9 million - to resume operations under owner/directors Dennis Hague and Gary Kennedy despite major unsecured creditors getting only 1-2 cents on the dollar in the deal.
The writing's on the wall for traditional channel or built-up letters as signmakers turn to the limitless creative possibilities offered by large format 3D printing technology, according to application engineer Matan Weinstein from pioneering large format 3D company Massivit.
Employing people can be pure pleasure in a great team or can occasionally turn sour - even in the most unexpected of cases where long-term employees change their behaviour, sometimes through family breakdown reasons or mental health. The key is to be on the lookout for changes in behaviour patterns, bullying, terseness and so on - and offer help and counselling. We can all muck up sometimes but sometimes intervention is called for - don't ignore bullying because the employer is responsible for the workplace. Act quickly in the interests of other employees - and your business.
Family-owned Speedy Signs New Plymouth has won the Supreme Franchisee of the Year Award at the 2018 Westpac New Zealand Franchise Awards held in Auckland.
It can be done! This is the true-life story of San Diego-based printing company Nonstop Signs & Graphics, whose founder and CEO Brandon Stapper has gone from door-to-door cold calling sales to multi-million dollar accounts, using unique marketing tactics, SEO and working ‘on’ his business more than ‘in’ it.
GJS, the sign, display and textile industries supplier founded in 1978 by returning Vietnam veteran Graham John Stone, this month celebrates 40 years in business.
Epson has congratulated long-term partner Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport Team after the team secured its fifth successive FIA Formula One World Constructors' Championship.
A week after its acquisition of Australian out-of-home advertiser APN Outdoor, global outdoor giant JCDecaux has posted a healthy 6.2% jump in third quarter revenue to €867.7 million ($A1.3 billion), with its existing Australian street furniture business recording strong gains.
Hundreds of companies from more than 40 countries have already booked out 96% of the 1.7 million square feet of exhibition space for drupa 2020 in Düsseldorf, Germany. The growth potential of inkjet will be one of the major focuses at the world’s biggest print show.