In a new agreement, Gannett Co. will acquire all of the outstanding common stock of Journal Media Group for approximately $280 million, net of acquired cash. Under the terms of the transaction, which was unanimously approved by the boards of directors of both companies and is subject to Journal Media Group shareholder approval, Journal Media Group shareholders will receive cash of $12 per share in cash.
Taking place Nov. 9-11, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, the Digital Packaging Summit is an invitation-only, hosted summit where pre-qualified attendees meet and learn from the "who's who" in the label and packaging industry. This year, HP will participate as a Keynote Sponsor joining other sponsors.
Before installing the HP PageWide XL 5000 Multifunction Printer, ADC Reproservice outsourced 40 percent of its business. Now, the company is able to bring those large-format jobs in-house and deliver up to 30 percent savings in production costs.
The Social Media & Inbound Marketing Master Class is a full-day workshop for marketing, publishing and print professionals on improving inbound marketing and social media effectiveness. One of the largest PSPs, The Sheridan Group, will be sponsoring the event on Oct. 16 in New York City.
Even procrastinators and the forgetful notify their electric company when they move. But this seems to be a surprise to those who craft and enforce postal regulations, as a federal judge pointed out last week.
Sales targets for Heidelberg's Linoprint CV printing system have doubled for the year. With a printing speed of 90 ppm, the Linoprint CV can print with five colors, making it unique in its market segment.
Visitors to The Print Show will be treated to live demonstrations of the Presstek 52DI Eco-UV digital offset press at Presstek's booth, as well as thermal and inkjet chemistry-free Computer-to-Plate systems. For the first time, Presstek will introduce a Presstek 52DI with an integrated Eco-UV system to the UK and global market.
Strengthening its wide-format offering, Mac Papers is now a full-line distributor of Gandy Digital. Mac Papers now offers Gandy Digital’s range of UV hybrids, UV high-capacity production printers, direct-to-textile dye-sublimation printers and roll-to-roll printers.
Perfect Pairings is a new promotion from Appleton Coated showcasing the versatility and sustainability of its Utopia coated paper brand. This educational guide to paper finishes uses craft beer and food pairings as its visual and creative premise. Likening the art and craft of papermaking with that of craft beer brewing, the printed promotion informs and inspires.
To extend its leadership into the packaging market, EFI has merged CTI into its Productivity Software Business Unit. This combined offering delivers an end-to-end software solution for corrugated packaging manufacturing. "We are thrilled to add the CTI team and technologies to our growing portfolio of industry-leading software solutions for the print and packaging industry," said Gabriel Matsliach, senior vice president and general manager, EFI Productivity Software.
The following is a recap of the 2014 Digital Book Printing Conference. The conference will return this year on October 27th at the New York City Union League. Join keynote speaker Marco Boer, Printing Impressions, and Book Business—Printing Impressions sister publication—for insights on the latest digital printing technology and unparalleled networking opportunities with leaders from all levels of the book supply chain.
Graphics of the Americas has announced that registration is now live for its 2016 show being held at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Feb. 18-20, 2016. For a limited time, a free expo pass is available online. This year's show theme is Embracing Changes in a New Business Landscape.
A range of six unwinder/splicers and rewinders have been developed by Goss International specifically to address digital web printing requirements. The new product lines have been designed to equal the Contiweb signature splice performance of 99.7 percent for digital webs.
In acknowledgement of its support of the Accrediting Council for Collegiate Graphic Communications, KBA was honored at GRAPH EXPO 15. Ervin Dennis, managing director of the association, presented Eric Frank and Bing Naumann of KBA with a commemorative plaque.
The following is a recap of the 2014 Digital Book Printing Conference. The conference will return this year on October 27th at the New York City Union League. Join keynote speaker Marco Boer, Printing Impressions, and Book Business—Printing's Impressions' sister publication—for insights on the latest digital printing technology and unparalleled networking opportunities with leaders from all levels of the book supply chain.