Across the Nation
WOBURN—UniGraphic Inc. has enhanced its capabilities in wide-format media design and production with the addition of a new EFI VUTEk GS3250LX inkjet printer. The shop has also acquired an Inca Onset S40 from Fujifilm to produce large-format, point-of-purchase and display graphics for its customers.
LANSING—The installation of a new six-color, 40˝ Mitsubishi Diamond 3000R sheetfed convertible perfector with aqueous coater has allowed Foresight Group to provide quicker turnarounds for its customers.
BROOKLYN PARK—Print, direct mail and marketing services firm GLS Cos. has increased its client data security assurances to adhere to the new SOC 2 (formerly SAS 70) audit standards.
LINCOLN—Jacob North Cos. has obtained Great Printer certification from The Printing Industry Midwest. The certification process involves a safety and environmental audit, as well as the implementation of two “above compliance” projects.
North Bergen—A Durst Rho 900 large-format UV inkjet printer has been installed at Edison Lithographic & Printing Corp., based here. The new 98˝-wide inkjet printer marks Edison Litho’s entry into production digital UV inkjet printing, and offers a range of printing capabilities for clients whose output requirements go beyond traditional litho printing.
ALBANY—Hearst Corp. has invested in a KBA Commander CL web press with four reelstands; four, four-high towers; and two folders. The press is expected to go online in the first quarter of 2013 in its upgraded production facility here. The plant produces the Times Union.
GREENSBORO—A Scodix1200 digital enhancement press is now being deployed for the first time in the United States by AccuLink. Financing for the press was made available by Hewlett-Packard Financial Services.
matthews—A Mimaki CJV30-100 wide-format solvent printer and a Canon 5045 digital printer have been installed at Galaxy Graphics, a commercial printer based here.