Staff Writer

Staff Writer
GTI Graphic Technology Will Showcase Color Viewing Systems at GRAPH EXPO 15

At GRAPH EXPO 15 booth #435, showgoers will be able to see first-hand how light affects color and the value of viewing color under standard lighting conditions. GTI Graphic Technology will be showcasing its color viewing solutions, including Soft View SOFV-1xiQ, EVS Executive Viewing Station and more.

OKI to Demonstrate Digital Color Printing Technologies at Minuteman Press World Expo

The C941e digital color printer and the pro900DP digital envelope press are just two devices that will be demonstrated by OKI Data Americas at the Minuteman Press World Expo from July 29-Aug. 1 in Las Vegas. The C941e is a new, full-color device with an optional EFI XF server or Harlequin raster image processor. The pro900DP digital envelope press features an embedded EFI Fiery System 8e Controller with SmartRIP technology.

Xerox Donates a Color 800 Printing Press to Graphic Communication Department at Cal Poly

A Xerox Color 800 press has been donated to Cal Poly's Graphic Communications Department. This high-capacity press includes the Xerox EX Print Server, Powered by Fiery, and prints at 80 pages/min. It is being used to produce output for student design projects, publishing endeavors, papers and displays in the Graphic Communication Department.

Printing Industry Joins Forces at GRAPH EXPO 15 to Close the Workforce Skills Gap

In an effort to ensure a quality future workforce, Education Main Street at GRAPH EXPO 15 will showcase The Hiring Hub: Closing the Skills Gap. This recreation of the annual SkillsUSA National Championships will allow showgoers to interact with representatives from companies who have discovered a key to reaching skilled potential hires.

Semper International Releases Latest Q3 2015 Industry Insight Survey Report

Semper International released its quarterly economic insight report today, the "Semper International Third Quarter 2015 Industry Insight Survey Report," which was created in partnership with Printing Impressions magazine. While some economic data remains strong, this quarter’s report reveals tempered optimism, as the winter’s slowdown extended a bit through the summer months.

Canon Solutions America Guide Discusses How to Measure ROI of Flatbed UV Printer Investments

Canon Solutions America outlines how print providers can use a Return on Investment (ROI) "calculator" to determine whether a UV flatbed printer is a profitable investment. The Return on Investment (ROI) "calculator" is a commonly used tool to determine the costs to produce graphics, what amount of print volume produced at a specific cost and sold at a particular price is required to pay off the capital investment, and what amount of profit can be realized on a monthly basis.

Printing Industry Veteran Mark Nixon to Head Up Scodix North American Operations

Mark Nixon has been tapped as the new vice president of sales and general manager of Scodix North America. Nixon is now responsible for sales, customer support, marketing and operations in both the American and Canadian markets. Prior to joining Scodix, he held executive management positions with Dupont, Scitex, Creo, KBA, and was the founder and owner of Conversion UK Ltd.