Mutoh was honoured for product excellence and quality for a tenth straight year by Printing United, this time winning no fewer than 5 Pinnacle Awards at the USA 2021 Printing United Alliance presentations in Phoenix, Arizona. Local Mutoh Australia Managing Director is thrilled, saying "Ten years in a row is no fluke..."
Businesses with Commonwealth government contracts will have to pay their small business sub-contractors within 20 days or risk fines and penalties under new laws that took effect on 1 October.
Sun Chemical has launched its Streamline TVL 2 ink series to support the sign, display and graphics market for use with Roland’s SG2 and VG2 range of eco-solvent inkjet printers.
EFI's ProGraphics XA high-adhesion UV LED display graphics inkjet ink, suitable for a range of rigid and flexible media, is now available for EFI wide format flatbed and hybrid roll/flatbed printers.
Onyx Graphics has announced its new subscription RIP software ONYX Go has been named by the PRINTING United Alliance as the Best RIP Software of 2021. Available with soft-key activation providing near-instant access, ONYX Go is a month-to-month, no-contract, full-featured ONYX RIP solution with up to four Adobe PDF Print Engines (APPE); Job Editor to edit files before printing, unlimited roll-to-roll cutter support for complete Print-and-Cut workflows and supports up to two printers.
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Japanese precision manufacturer Screen is experiencing a global surge in orders for its Truepress Jet L350UV series of digital inkjet label presses – with Australia-New Zealand at the forefront having booked or installed six machines so far in 2021 in partnership with dealer Jet Technologies.
Scamwatch is urging people to be extra vigilant about scams after Australians reported a record $211 million in losses to scams so far this year, an 89% increase compared to the same period last year.
Ball & Doggett has promoted Rob Brussolo to general manager of its Display & Visual business as Australia’s largest distributor of printable materials and consumables strengthened its leadership team with a three new appointments.
Visitors to the Onyx Graphics stand at FESPA 2021 in Amsterdam will get a first-hand view of ONYX Go, the company's recent RIP software subscription release, and ONYX TruFit, an automated shape-based nesting solution for wide format.
The sign industry's leading awards competition, the ASGA/FESPA 2020 HP Awards for Excellence, will finally go ahead with a Gala Dinner presentation in Brisbane on Friday, October 1, celebrating excellence in sign, display and graphics.
Following our commentary on FESPA Amsterdam's assertion that there are 'no barriers' to international visitors now the Dutch Government has removed quarantine for the double-vaxxed in time for the October show, Neil Felton, FESPA CEO, has kindly replied and looks forward to welcoming A-NZ visitors in 2022.
ASGA has called for changes to regulations covering combustibility of materials on buildings – which have “greatly affected our industry” - under the new National Construction Code (NCC) that is currently being prepared by The Australian Building Codes Board (ABCB).