Category: Printing & Graphic Arts

Printing & Graphic Arts

Konica Minolta takes on Motioncutter sales

Konica Minolta will effectively become the exclusive European reseller of the Motioncutter, which it said will open up a wide range of embellishment options for its recently launched AccurioJet KM-1e B2 inkjet and the range of presses developed by its partner MGI. Hidetoshi Omo, head of Center of Competence, KM-1 at Konica Minolta Business Solutions…

Printing & Graphic Arts

IFS expands laminator portfolio

The B3 Foliant Vega 400SF and B2-format Foliant Vega 530SF were originally slated for Drupa debuts and bridge the gap between the belt-fed, entry-level Vegas in the IFS range and the higher spec’d Mercury, Pollux and Taurus industrial machines. Both of the new 20m/min single-sided Czech machines can laminate sheets of 115-500gsm with films down…

Printing & Graphic Arts

Xerox opens up low-cost CMYK+

The manufacturers’s Adaptive CMYK+ Kit comes in two flavours: Vivid, which includes gold, silver, white and clear, and Fluorescent which includes fluorescent cyan, magenta and yellow. “It opens up CMYK+, where businesses ask themselves: what can we do over and above, what are we doing to go beyond CMYK to find new opportunities, add value,…

Printing & Graphic Arts

Tilia Labs adds functionality for HP Indigos

As a result of the partnership Tilia Labs CEO Sagen de Jonge said that Indigo uses can now “accurately determine the breaking point between conventional and digital printing, maximise press time and materials, and instantaneously reimpose jobs as changes in the production environment dictate.” Now that the Canadian software developer’s nesting suite has been approved…

Printing & Graphic Arts

Nekoosa expands Wall Graphics range

The US manufacturer has added 100, 150 and 200 micron weights to its Wall Graphics range of repositionable, removeable vinyl films. Like the rest of the range, the three new 1,370mm wide products are suitable for latex, UV, eco-solvent and solvent printers. They are all available in matt white, gloss white or matt clear with…

Printing & Graphic Arts

Monadnock adds recycled luxury packaging board to range

The 200-year-old US paper manufacturer’s Monadnock Envi PC 100 Coated Performance Board is a smooth, cool white grade that is FSC certified and made from 100% post-consumer waste recycled fibre. It is targeted at luxury packaging applications including cosmetics, fragrances, wine and spirits and high-end fashion and tech products. “The world’s leading brands have been…

Printing & Graphic Arts

Spandex launches new accessories guide

The new accessories catalogue features the Bristol-based supplier’s full range of products targeted at sign, graphics and display printers. It features brands including 3M, Avery Dennison, Orafol, ImagePerfect and Proseries. The 48pp guide is available in print, by request, or instantly as an interactive page-turner PDF. It details products including vehicle wrapping tools, squeegees, gloves,…

Printing & Graphic Arts

Screen rolls out ‘corona-proof’ testing of latest Truepress label printer

The latest model in the manufacturer’s L350UV series, the L350UV SAI is said to provide improved colour accuracy and vibrancy over the L350UV and L350UV+ series printers, adding orange and unique blue colours to the standard CMYK configuration. Business development director Carlo Sammarco said remote demonstrations of the device from Screen’s Technology Centre in Amstelveen,…

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