INX International Ink Co. is featuring an eclectic mix of digital alternative inks, equipment and technologies at the 2017 SGIA Expo.
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Screen highlighted its Truepress Jet L350UV+LM printer with Low Migration inks at Labelexpo Europe. The new label printer, which was previewed at Print 17 in Chicago prior to its official commercial availability, is ideal for printing labels used on the packaging of food products.
Prism Inks and Graphics One are announcing that AD International LLC, a division of Prism Ink, has acquired Graphics One.
Xerox’s High Fusion Ink produces high-quality results direct to offset coated paper on the Xerox Trivor 2400 High Fusion Inkjet Press.
Whether aqueous, eco-solvent, latex, UV curable — or new hybrid inks — inkjet ink chemistry development is critical for market growth.
FASTSIGNS is adopting Epson-3M UltraChrome Inks, designed for use in Epson’s advanced SureColor S-Series roll-to-roll solvent printers.
Dave Johannes, senior VP of operations at IWCO DIrect, reflects on how the ongoing developments of better inksets, improved inkjet heads, faster press speeds and higher uptime percentages, and more inkjet-friendly paper options are driving the production inkjet printing industry forward. He also highlights his firm's latest acquisition — a Screen Truepress Jet520HD — that's enabling IWCO Direct to run heavier paper stocks.
Ray Weiss, digital imaging specialist at SGIA, discusses the different qualities of inks available for digital printing.