Commercial printing industry supplier company and personnel news from Printing Impressions’ July 2014 edition, featuring SunDance Marketing Solutions, Taylor Graphics, Photo Cru, The McClung Cos., American Greetings, MBM Packaging Labs and Prisma.
OKI will be exhibiting its innovative proColor Series of digital color printers, designed specifically for the graphic arts and production market, in booth #723. There, OKI will give show attendees a first-look at its latest additions to the product line, including the pro920WT—a revolutionary tabloid printer with high-quality color plus white toner for graphics, signage and textile transfers.
At GRAPH EXPO, Color-Logic and Kompac joined to show the ability to coat metallic printing and special effects. Color-Logic Best Offset Silver ink has been successfully tested by Kompac using both aqueous and ultraviolet coatings.
There's no crisis of identity at Capital Offset, where craft is king and the process is almost as much a work of art as the piece itself. It competes in four major disciplines, led by the production of museum and gallery books, along with fine art photography.
Commercial printing industry supplier company and personnel news from Printing Impressions' May 2010 edition.
SOMERVILLE, NJ—October 2008—Kompac Technologies, LLC announces the release of the new Kompac Kwik Finish 26 – UV/Sapphire/Aqueous/Specialty Coating & Curing System.
Planting Pinwheels for Peace AMBLER, PA—Kathy Davis Studios recently set out to spread the message of world peace. Pinwheels for Peace, a global art therapy project founded by two teachers in Florida, was chosen as the ideal venture to teach local children and raise awareness over important global initiatives. For the past two years, on September 21 (International Day of Peace), pinwheels are assembled around the world and “planted” into the ground as a public statement and art exhibition. In 2006, more than 1 million pinwheels in some 2,300 locations across the globe were displayed. The project was localized when Kathy Davis encouraged 100-plus
Here’s an exclusive, PRE-SHOW PREVIEW showcasing new products submitted by many of the exhibitors that will be displaying their wares next month in Chicago. Colter & Peterson will showcase the BASA 3, which features an automatic jogging system that can automatically form layers of printed sheets, align them accurately and transport them to the subsequent cutting process. The BASA 3 is appropriate for paper from 16-lb. bond to 125-lb. tag, and is effective when combined with a modern, rear-table-feeding system. Existing gripper transport systems can be retrofitted. Visit www.piworld.com/infocenter: enter #377 MBO America will introduce the Super KTZ, featuring a knife-folding unit that
SOMERVILLE, NJ—July 2007—Kompac, an ISO 9001 Certified company, will be introducing its new UV/Aqueous coating and curing system at the upcoming Graph Expo Show, September 9-12, 2007, at McCormick Place South in Chicago, Il. Kompac Kwik Finish, the new coating and curing system, is an offline solution that offers Offset and Digital Printers a quick and easy method to apply and cure UV and aqueous coatings and primers to a variety of substrates. This simple to use offline system, is designed to flood or spot coat, easily control coating thickness, and feed a variety of stock thicknesses from onion skin to board stock. “The Kompac Kwik Finish
Viewing On Demand BOSTON—Changing locations continues to be part of the story from the On Demand Conference & Expo, which last month completed its 2007 run at the (nearly) new Boston Convention & Exposition Center (opened in 2004). The event first moved from its long-standing home in New York City to Philadelphia for a two-year stint and now on to Boston through 2008. Close to 200 exhibitors had booths in the On Demand portion of the show floor, which the event continues to share with the AIIM Expo. New, or at least now commercialized, color printing systems added up to the largest category