Sydney's Dashing Print invests in HP to grow large-format printing business
HP has announced the installation of a fleet of new HP printers at Sydney-based customer, Dashing Print, to meet a growing customer demand for high-volume large format printing.
EFI Fiery Color Profiler Suite awarded G7 System certification from Idealliance
Fiery Color Profiler Suite, which received the G7 certification on 30 May, is the first colour management toolset for cut sheet digital print systems that provides G7 calibration, verification of G7 Grayscale compliance, and output profiling integrated with a digital front end (DFE) so no additional software investment or manual entry/upload of data is required.
Starleaton Digital Solutions has announced the introduction of ULTRA Brand Foam Core Panels
Starleaton Digital Solutions has announced the introduction of Ultra Brand Foam Core Panels manufactured by United Industries. Ultra Foam Core Panels are a premium series of durable, rigid, warp-resistant signboard and presentation materials.
Ultra White DP is a lightweight, heavy-duty bright white 18pt poly-coated kraft paper lined foam board with a dense extruded polystyrene foam core. It is exceptionally durable and will not warp like traditional foam core foam boards and is a high quality, extremely rigid foam board that is designed to be used with flatbed printers. Its bright white liners show exceptional image quality. It can also be painted, laminated, glued, cut by hand, saw, or with razor cutters and works exceptionally well with the ZUND cutting systems and with most die-cutting blades.
“We were searching for a high quality universal replacement stock for both the Kapa and Gator foam brands within the business” says Ben Eaton, General Manager of Starleaton Digital Solutions. “Our clients do not want to compromise on quality and performance but are always seeking a one stop solution for multiple applications– the Ultra White DP stock achieves this offering absolute premium performance from a lay flat and warp resistance perspective whilst retaining market leading printability that our clients have grown to expect from the Starleaton brand”
Ultra White DP is available now in a range of sheet sizes in 5mm and 10mm. 20mm available soon.
Starleaton Digital Solutions
Starleaton Digital Solutions is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Coniglio as the head of Innovation and Product Development based in Melbourne.
Paul brings to Starleaton a wealth of experience as the former General Manager of Conect Enterprises. During his time at Conect, Paul also worked as Marketing Manager & Product Development Manager over a 13-year period.
1st Massivit 3D Printer in Australia now up and running in Victoria
The first Massivit 1800 3D printer has gone into production in Bayswater, near Melbourne. The machine was installed by local Massivit distributor, Photo Electronic Services.
Visual Connections change of President
Following a successful inaugural year of operations, Visual Connections announces a changeover of President from Mitchell Mulligan, CEO Bottcher Australia (former GAMAA President) to John Wall, President and Director Roland DG Australia (former Visual Industries Vice-President) as agreed in the Constitution of the not-for-profit company created in 2015.
Beyond CMYK – A new study on special effects in digital printing
Advances in production digital printing toners and inks are creating new opportunities to capture high value pages that require more than traditional CMYK-based colours.
HVG Graphics Media and 3M promotion coming to an end on Friday.
There are only a few days left to snap up a great prize as part of the HVG Graphics Media and 3M “Everyone’s a Winner” promotion.
Sun Chemical SunVetro offerings at glasstec 2016
Of interest to those that print on glass. Sun Chemical will be using glasstec 2016 (20-23rd September in Dusseldorf, Germany) to present the companies latest offerings from its SunVetro range of glass decoration solutions including organic inks, spray coatings, glass preparation products and cold end coating solutions.
Ricoh releases wide format production CW2201SP For CAD/GIS
Ricoh released its new wide format production CW2201SP for CAD/GIS and graphic applications.
New textured laminating film for indoor and outdoor applications, including floor graphics
Drytac has announced the immediate availability of its enhanced Emerytex laminating film which, they say, offers superior anti-slip qualities, scuff resistance, and protection from UV degradation for both indoor and outdoor graphics applications.
Design Essentials – how the right design software can help improve production efficiencies and expand your service offering
By Jurgen Verhulst, Technical Marketing Manager EMEA, SAi
If you are reading this as a large format print provider or signmaking business, then the constant need to keep production costs low and increase turnaround times without compromising on quality, will be all too familiar challenges.
APN Outdoor acquires Metrospace and iOM
In the second major billboard takeover news this month it has been announced that APN Outdoor have acquired two independent billboard operators, Metrospace and IOM, based in Brisbane and Melbourne respectively.
Roland DG Australia announces the launch of a new Roland Profile Centre
Roland DG Australia has announced the launch of its new Roland Profile Centre, a free, one-stop site that makes it easier than ever for end users to obtain media profiles for Roland printers.
- If you have a spare 500 euros you can help the Vatican - reproductions of rare Vatican manuscripts to be presented to project donors
- ISA Sign Industry report shows all four sectors (printing, electric/digital signage and architectural signage) are looking good in 2016
- HP wins at the 2016 Red Dot Awards
- Xaar announces Engineered Printing Solutions as first acquisition
- Onyx Graphics and HP Inc. recognise the synergies of speed and racing for their brands
- Roland DG impressed with response to training offer and call for last entrants
- Oralite 5921M: First reflective film to be granted approval to the new ECE 104 Class F
- The Spanish company Barberan has introduced the Jetmaster series of printers
- Aslan introduce UltraTack matt Aslan DFP 08
- Sun Chemical introduce Jetsperse UV
- Printing Industries Association will be presenting "Tools for Business Success Webinars" in July and August
- oOh! completes acquisition of Junkee Media
- InfoTrends to produce a study on the best sales practices in the print industry
- Spandex in another supplier acquisition in Scandinavia
- Grafityp under new leadership