ACROSS the NationDecember 2011
Wide-Format UV Inkjet Printer Meets Quality Requirements for Fashion Work
TORRINGTON, CT—In an effort to boost efficiencies, increase output quality, speed up job turnaround and lower costs for its customers, McCoy Printing has purchased a wide-format Inca Onset S40 UV inkjet printer from Fujifilm.
"The S40's high quality gave us the edge we were looking for," says Andy Riberdy, president of McCoy Ltd. "A good portion of our clients do fashion work where flesh tones are critical, along with color and gloss. We're producing near-offset quality on the S40, and our customers have been very impressed."
HP T200 Color Inkjet Press Is Feted at Veritas Open House
BUFFALO GROVE, IL—Veritas Document Solutions, a Consolidated Graphics (CGX) company, held an open house recently to showcase its new HP T200 color inkjet web press, the second HP inkjet web press within the CGX platform. The 201⁄2˝-wide T200 will allow Veritas to develop more opportunities in high- and mid-volume digital printing, including on-demand publications, Web-to-print marketing collateral and other commercial printing applications; streamline bill and statement offerings; and enhance direct marketing programs with variable data color imaging.
HIRAM—Having outgrown its Atlanta production facility, Nationwide Envelope, a division of Old Forge, PA-based Northeast Envelope, has relocated its operations to a 72,000-square-foot industrial building based here.
BELLWOOD—Richards Graphic Communications, a woman-owned and family operated commercial printer, recently received the 2011 Illinois Family Business of the Year Award, sponsored by Loyola University.
CARPENTERSVILLE—Carlith LLC has chosen a suite of EFI solutions, including EFI Digital StoreFront Web-to-print, EFI Pace MIS, Pace scheduling, EFI Auto-Count direct machine interface and the SmartLinc Process Shipper freight management solution. Carlith, which was purchased by private equity firm SR Capital Partners last June, has also installed its first MGI digital press, driven by EFI Fiery technology.
TIMONIUM—PCA, a Consolidated Graphics company specializing in large-scale projects produced on small- to medium-format presses, has achieved G7 Master Printer status through the IDEAlliance.
WOBURN—A 10-color Ryobi 750 UV perfector—now said to be the largest Ryobi press in the United States—has been installed at Hannaford & Dumas.