Staff Writer

Staff Writer
Idealliance Releases New Dataset, Profiles Supporting XCMYK Four-Color Expanded Gamut Printing

Idealliance has released the XCMYK profile and announced XCMYK, a new colorspace representing XCMYK expanded gamut printing that can be achieved on offset and digital devices. “GRACoL continues to meet the quality needs of the majority of printing today, but many devices can now print to a larger colorspace,” says Tim Baechle, Idealliance Director of Global Print Media Markets and Technologies. “Because of this, Idealliance and its GRACoLWorking Group sought to develop a colorspace for the future that can be used both by digital devices as well as traditional offset presses.”

Printing Industries of America Names 2016 Best Workplaces in the Americas

Thirty-three graphic communications companies were selected to receive Printing Industries of America's 2016 Best Workplaces in the Americas awards. Of those recognized, 11 companies received the coveted designation “Best of the Best,” while 22 earned “Best Workplace” honors. The awards acknowledge the print and graphic arts companies that provide outstanding workplaces for their employees.