Edison Retail Solutions has chosen the new Inca Onset X3 high productivity UV flatbed printer, distributed exclusively by Fujifilm. The press will feature the addition of white ink, the first of their digital presses to provide this application.
Sandy Alexander Inc. is the first U.S. customer to purchase and install EFI’s new high-volume, 5-meter EFI VUTEk 5r LED roll-to-roll printer. The Clifton, N.J.-based integrated multi-channel communication solutions provider chose the superwide-format printer to add greater production capacity and redundancy in its growing wide-format division.
Central National Gottesman's (CNG) Lindenmeyr Munroe division will acquire Trenton, N.J.-based KFI Technology. KFI offers a wide range of equipment, products and services, and specializes in sales and distribution for wide-format equipment manufacturers. KFI also sells and services contour cutters, laminators and finishing equipment, and is a stocking dealer for wide-format supplies, from inks, printheads and media to laminates, adhesives and mounting substrates.
John Farina, of The Icarus Group, is facing theft charges for keeping $215,000 provided to broker the sale of used printing equipment. Because the value of the property was more than $75,000, the 63-year-old has been charged with "theft by failure to make required disposition of property received," a second degree crime.
Kevin McVea, senior VP at SCI, in Secaucus, N.J., describes how high-speed inkjet printing is changing traditional book publishing models and enabling new personalization capabilities. He also discusses his recent participation at the 2015 Inkjet Summit.
This year, three models from Konica Minolta earned recognition during the Buyers Laboratory (BLI) annual PRO awards. The awards acknowledge the best-in-class devices in BLI’s production field tests. The winners included the bizhub PRESS C1100, 1052 and 2250P digital printers.