Nearly 2,000 international decision makers and experts from the printing community visited the Océ Production Printing Summit 2011, which took place at the Océ Leadership and Technology Hub from June 7-10, 2011. Future-proof graphic arts applications—such as publishing-on-demand, digital newspapers, magazines, hybrid catalogs and manuals—with promising growth paths were presented together with manroland.
For the second time in less than three years, Allied Litho, one of the Midwest’s premier package printers, has purchased a manroland Roland 900 six-color press with UV coater—this time the 56" version. The company has been experiencing rapid growth with the purchase of a 73" Roland 900 XXL six-color press with UV coater 30 months ago.
In the economic history of Offenbach, the Roland name occupies a prominent position. The first Roland model printing press left the original factory located here 100 years ago this year. Along the complex path from lithography to high-tech offset, modern printing technology has greatly advanced from the early work of Senefelder.
manroland TelePresence system users get their equipment back into production 93 percent of the time solely with remote service. When a service technician is required, repairs requested through the TelePresence system are completed as much as 80 percent faster.
The Management Plus Awards Program gives companies of all sizes an opportunity to gain industry-wide recognition for their management excellence during award ceremonies at NAPL’s Best in Business Conference, Nov. 13-15 in Washington, DC. The deadline for entries is July 15, 2011.
The new Western Hemisphere Regional Warehouse in Elk Grove Village, IL, will provide customers in North, Central and South America with higher levels of service and more immediate availability to service parts. Orders are processed and shipped between the hours of 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Central time.
manroland and Océ Printing Systems GmbH are starting, within the framework of their strategic alliance, a series of events in the Technology Centers of Offenbach (May 16-20, 2011) and Poing/Munich (June 7-10, 2011).
More than 1,000 trade visitors from all over the world are expected to attend the Sheetfed Summit 2011, which will run from May 16-20, 2011, at the manroland Offenbach Print Technology Center. Value-added printing for improved business and production processes will be the focus.
manroland has established a new business sector, Industrial Services, which markets the technological expertise of manroland’s staff and offers the services of highly qualified personnel, technicians as well as engineers, to other manufacturers.
On the stand shared by manroland, Océ and ppi Media, the advantages of offset were united with the strengths of digital printing. Here, trade visitors were able to follow a simulated ordering procedure for the tour operator Manpower Eventreisen that combined both printing processes.