Special Drupa Coverage — Manufacturers Press Ahead

KBA proclaimed itself the “makeready champion” at Drupa based on the time it took to print 15 different jobs on an eight-color Rapida 106 perfector.

Activity remained brisk for Heidelberg, which provided ongoing sheetfed press demonstrations of new Speedmaster models ranging from 20˝ to 64˝ formats.

manroland coupled its name change and rebranding effort with a new 20˝ model, enhancements to the Roland 700 series and automated, large-format perfecting. (Photo by renetillmann.com/ Messe Duesseldorf)