Deborah Corn, of the Print Media Centr, talks about #PrintChat and International Print Day, and how they benefit the printing industry.
Houston-based Southwest Precision Printers has purchased its primary competitor, Page International, to enhance its Web-based services.
In episode five of You Asked For It, Printing Impressions’ Editorial Director and Editor-in-Chief Mark Michelson dives into what the future could hold for offset printing as the digital printing segment of the industry continues to evolve.
The maturation of inkjet 2.0 was certainly a prevalent theme at drupa 2016, but the emphasis shifted beyond more “traditional” inkjet applications such as books, direct mail, transactional and commercial printing. Instead, production inkjet and toner equipment manufacturers unveiled numerous offerings within the digital package printing space — especially for folding cartons, corrugated and labels — earning drupa 2016 “The Digital Packaging drupa” moniker.
The question that follows this latest coupling: Does this mark the end for consolidation of industry associations, or will more follow?
I knew that digital packaging would play a key role at drupa 2016, but it was only after being there did I realize just how much so.
Primefire 106 inkjet press, autonomous printing on a Speedmaster XL 106, Prinect and Stahlfolder enhancements, Masterwork diecutters.
Landa Corp. CEO Yishai Amir provides more details on print quality, rollout of Landa Nanographic digital printing presses in the U.S.
Kevin Corwin, product manager, explains the wide range of products that can be run on Rollem’s Insignia 7 sheetfed rotary diecutter.
Includes rollfed production inkjet presses, cutsheet digital printers, workflow software, EFI VUTEk flatbed UV printers and much more.
Gavin Jordan-Smith discusses new UV inkjet presses, digital application zones, decorative printing, end-to-end solutions and more.
Prosper 6000C inkjet press with in-line finishing prints magazines/catalogs on lightweight coated paper and various commercial jobs.
Extended Gamut and Varnish (XGV) narrow web flexible film printing demo uses seven S-Series systems and water-based varnish station.
Despite the red lanyards showgoers have been wearing at drupa 2016 that say "See you at drupa 2019," the largest print show on earth will maintain its four-year cycle, not the three-year cycle that Messe Düsseldorf had previously announced. As such, the next drupa will be held on the fairgrounds here from Tuesday, June 23, to Friday, July 3, 2020.
EFI features Nozomi corrugated inkjet press, AquaEndure inkjet ink platform, wide-format signage printers and digital thermoforming.