Not all print shop proprietors have weighed in on the industry’s most pressing question, whether to go “all in” or hedge their bets on digital printing technology. If you plan on catering to both disciplines, having finishing capabilities that speak to the needs of conventional and digital printing is critical.
Commercial printer equipment installations and other news from Printing Impressions’ November 2012 edition, featuring the 2012 Franklin Award.
Commercial printing industry supplier company and personnel news from Printing Impressions’ November 2012 edition.
Binding and finishing news briefs from Printing Impressions’ October 2012 edition, featuring Bookmasters Inc.
At GRAPH EXPO 2012, Duplo USA will be highlighting a wide range of products that include new saddle stitching and bookletmaking systems, digital color finishers, a new diecutter, perfect binders, and UV coaters.
Duplo USA announces the following equipment installations at shops with Xerox presses. Capitol Citicom Print & Graphics, in Columbus, OH, has vastly improved its efficiency and productivity with a Duplo DC-745 slitter/cutter/creaser. Tom Henry Cards, soon to open in Kissimmee, FL, has installed a Duplo DC-615 slitter/cutter/creaser.
Binding and finishing news briefs from Printing Impressions’ July 2012 edition, featuring Courier Corp. and Invitation Consultants.
The Binding Industries Assn. has announced the winners of the 2012 Product of Excellence (POE) awards. For more than three decades, the POE awards have recognized outstanding examples of craftsmanship in binding, graphic finishing, information packaging, and custom loose-leaf manufacturing.
The in-line, off-line or near-line finishing debate is anything but a debate in the digital production arena, but it is interesting to note the configurations and the rationale behind them, as they vary from printer to printer.
With the fairgrounds spanning 19 halls, it’s simply not practical to cover all that the show had to offer. For a taste of the rest, the following are some of the key announcements made in other hot product categories, including bindy and finishing, digital plates, Web-to-print and wide-format printing.