A new line of LED-curable low-migration inks meet the world’s strictest regulations for inks intended for food-packaging applications.
In addition to the line of RMGT (RYOBI MHI Graphic Technology) sheetfed offset presses that target the commercial print market in North America, the Graphic Systems North America (GSNA) network of authorized resellers will also represent the RMGT 10 Series and 11 Series presses, focusing on the needs of the packaging and folding carton market.
Southeastern Printing has reported positive results since installing three Kirk-Rudy Phoenix UV inkjet systems. Two of the Phoenix systems are located in Miami and the other at its Stuart, Fla., operation. "The Phoenix is amazing. It just keeps running and running," says Richard Sierra, GM at the Miami plant.
Recognizing the need to increase its capacity, Beyer Graphics placed an order for a specially-configured KBA Rapida 106 UV press.
The RMGT 9 Series LED-UV Press will be running live press runs at Graph Expo 16.
Epson is now shipping the SurePress L-6034VW, it’s first single-pass industrial press.
When change demanded that Metzgers make the jump from 29"-format sheetfed presses to a 40" format in 2006, the company committed completely with ancillary additions made to prepress, workflow, binding, shipping and receiving departments. It was a defining moment in the company’s history and acknowledged a future that would include much growth and, 10 years later, a place for Tom Metzger, 59, among the 2016 Printing Impressions/RIT Printing Industry Hall of Fame class.
The new 3.2m-wide Anapurna H3200i LED completes the family of hybrid Anapurnas (2.05m, 2.5m and 3.2m wide) from Agfa Graphics.
Don Gustafson has been hired at IST America as director of business development/sheetfed retrofit specialist.
To celebrate 40 years of serving the printing industry, Graphco will host a formal opening of its WD Manley Technology Center on Aug. 30-31, 2016. Headlining this inaugural event will be RMGT's Flagship 9 Series press featuring LED-UV curing, simultaneous plate changing, and SMART Insta.Color makeready technology. A complete line-up of prepress and finishing equipment will also be featured in live demonstrations throughout the two-day event.