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Features

Archroma names van de Kerkhof as new chief executive

Colour and specialty chemicals specialist Archroma has appointed Heike van de Kerkhof to succeed Alexander Wessels as its chief executive.

13/12/2019
Industry

OKI Europe celebrates 30 Years of LED technology

At the heart of its innovations for more than three decades, OKI has pioneered the use of LED for its speed, reliability, precision, media-flexibility and colour intensity.

12/12/2019
Industry

Xeikon opens innovation centre in Shanghai

Xeikon has opened a state-of-the-art innovation centre in Shanghai. Designed to support the expanding Chinese markets, the facility will be a dedicated and welcome place of interaction where visitors and customers will have the ability to test a variety of applications and options for new revenue streams and business growth.

11/12/2019
Podcasts

Gemini Cad Systems on software digital print and the sportswear workflow

Focussing on Sportswear it’s our pleasure to be joined by Traian Luca the CEO and Co-founder of Gemini Cad Systems who offer a suite of products that meet the demands of a digitized Apparel Industry.

10/12/2019
Features

Kyocera pledges efficiency and sustainability with TASKalfa

Kyocera Document Solutions UK has announced the launch of two new high-speed colour multifunctional products, with the aim of helping customers enhance the efficiency and sustainability of their production process.

10/12/2019
Features

Hey good looking - what's cooking?

Digitally printed interior decoration has become quite a thing in the last few years, as technology made it possible to print textiles, wallpapers, even carpets and floors digitally and with ease. While opening a whole new world to professional designers and creative types, product safety becomes a significant question for Print Service Providers (PSPs) and their customers alike.

09/12/2019
Features

New Konica Minolta UK chief eyes sustainable growth

Rob Fletcher speaks to Rob Ferris, the new Chief Executive of Konica Minolta Business Solutions UK who discusses his aims to deliver profitable and sustainable growth for the digital print giant.

06/12/2019
Features

Exploring opportunities in sublimation print

Print companies are constantly on the lookout for opportunities in new markets to help them stand out in the busy modern market. Rob Fletcher takes a closer look at the sublimation market to find out more about growth prospects in this area.

04/12/2019
People in Print

Guy Tinsel: In the footsteps of Gutenberg

As the curtain rises on the FESPA France Congress in Strasbourg, Guy Tinsel, President of L’Espace Européen Gutenberg, looks back on a 50-year career and into the future of printing

02/12/2019
Features

Optical brightening agents and their effect on digital textile printing

What are Optical Brightening Agents, and why do they cause so many problems for Digital Textile printers? A vital issue for the Digital Printing of Textiles is getting to grips with the technology and effect of the upstream use of Optical Brightening Agents in fabric bleaching and preparation.

26/11/2019
Podcasts

AVA in conversation on software for textile design and colour management

Today we welcome AVA CAD CAM LTD, who are a specialist provider of CAD / CAM software solutions for the Textile Industry, with over 30 years’ experience creating targeted programs that automate both the design and production workflow.

25/11/2019
Features

New OKI Europe MD eyes applications-driven growth

Tsukasa Takasawa, the new managing director of OKI Europe, has set out plans to transform the company into an applications-driven business, with a focus on pursuing growth in its key vertical markets.

25/11/2019
Industry

Gardners invests in an EFI VUTEk HS125 F4 from CMYUK

CMYUK has installed an EFI VUTEk HS125 FAST 4 (F4) printer at Cardiff-based Gardners, one of Europe’s pre-eminent digital wide format printing companies specialising in retail, fleet, out-of-home and experiential print experiences.

21/11/2019
Blog

Bottom up progress on climate change mitigation

Laurel Brunner discusses how sustainability has taken a prominent position amongst the customers of printers. Recently that interest has become more frequent and urgent as climate change has become more prevalent amongst political, economical and social agendas.

19/11/2019
Industry

Make-Ready combines silkscreen and digital with Nazdar inks

London-based silkscreen printer Make-Ready has been relying on Nazdar inks, supplied by Screentec Print Essentials, to deliver stunning commissions from artists and art galleries across the UK.

19/11/2019
Tomorrow's World

Be different: mass customisation in fashion and textiles

‘One size fits all’ is no longer good enough for today’s exacting consumers, so how can personalised fashion and textile products reach their potential?

18/11/2019
Business Advice

Why automation software makes sense

Automation software reduces errors and speeds up workflows. Are you missing out?

18/11/2019
Features

Signworks speeds up with HP Latex 315

Scottish signs and vehicle graphics business Signworks has paid tribute to the impact that a HP Latex 315 has had on business, saying the combination print and cut solution has helped to increase production speed.

18/11/2019
People in Print

A sign of things to come: Murat Kurdu of General Formulations

Murat Zekeriya Kurdu, Managing Director of General Formulations EMEA, looks at the future of signmaking and outdoor wraps.

15/11/2019