Mimaki Target Textile and UV at FESPA 2015


Mimaki will showcase its latest collection of textile production solutions including a selection of flatbed and roll-to-roll high speed printing solutions at FESPA 2015 which takes place in Cologne, Germany, from May 18th to 22nd.

Celtic Binding Supplies Secures Irish Bindomatic Deal

Dublin headquartered Celtic Binding Supplies has been appointed as the Irish distributor for Bindomatic, the Swedish manufacturer of thermal binding equipment.

Experienced Printer Seeking New Opportunities - Dublin Area

An experienced printer with Offset, Digital, Wide Format and Pre Press skills is seeking employment in the Dublin area. Extensive list of machines operated and design software used below.

Global Rebrand for Neopost


Neopost, a global leader in mailing solutions, digital communications and shipping services,has launched a global rebrand to reflect the company's new positioning in the digital world and ensures brand consistency across the entire organisation.

Mimaki Launches Flatbed Cutting Plotter


Mimaki has announced the launch of the CFL-605RT Compact Flatbed Cutting Plotter, offering both creasing and cutting capabilities to enable the creation and delivery of high quality, cost-effective output. The new CFL-605RT is designed to support immediate finishing of packaging and prototypes with multiple functions.

Landa Cites Improvements For Schedule Delays


Despite delays in its beta testing Schedule, Landa Technologies  is confident that the product improvements that have caused them will be well worth waiting for.

Belfast Sign Company Opts For Mimaki


Northern Ireland based Sign D Sign has recently invested in a Mimaki CJV30-160 integrated wide format printer cutter from local reseller Dennis D Evans and the new machine has quickly become an integral part of their printing setup.

Agfa Launch New Azura Direct to Press Plate


Agfa Graphics has announced availability of its new chemistry-free direct-on-press Azura TE plate.
With a direct-on-press workflow, time to press is considerably shorter and the waste is drastically reduced. As the Azura TE plates are cleaned out on-press, the system requires no processor, no chemistry and no water.

Quark Launches Quark Author Smart Content Tool

Quark Software has announced the availability of Quark Author, new Web-based software that allows business users and subject matter experts to create structured content within a word processor-like environment that keeps XML behind the scenes.

Into the West for New Heidelberg Speedmaster

Mayo based pharmaceutical and commercial print company, Cashin Print, has opted for a new Heidelberg Speedmaster 102 as a major part of the company's growth strategy.

GAA Headquarters to Host Digital Print Show

Croke park is the venue for Digital Print Expo 2014, where the latest in sheetfed, wide format and digital print finishing equipment will be available for live demonstrations over two days on Wednesday 12th and Thursday 13th November.

Quark Launch Free Document Converter for Older Version Files

Quark Software Inc. have released QuarkXPress® Document Converter, a free tool that allows QuarkXPress users to open legacy QuarkXPress files in QuarkXPress 10.

Print Supplier Show Collaboration - The Way Forward?


Print Efficiently, the  UK show organised by a collaboration of suppliers from across the graphic arts spectrum, has reported increased attendance for the fourth year running.

This begs the question: Are print service providers better served by events oranganised by like minded suppliers or by event management companies?

Polar guillotine No 4 for Ballinasloe print company


County Galway based KPW Printing has taken delivery of a fourth Polar guillotine, an additional machine which will largely handle the digital work that now represents 10% of the company’s turnover.

Ricoh on the double with digital sheet fed and inkjet launches


Ricoh Ireland has revealed what it believes is 'the future of commercial print'  with the announcement a new continuous feed, inkjet  platform and the Ricoh Pro C7100 series of digital colour cut sheet presses.

Print Efficiently seminars focus on the "real world"


The full seminar programme for the forthcoming Print Efficiently show  has been announced.
With over 40 machines running - including some high profile UK launches.

Mimaki joins Caterham F1 Team as technical partner


Mimaki has formed an exciting new technical partnership with the Caterham F1® Team, making Mimaki the team’s official technical graphics supplier.

Neopost Announce Autumn Roadshow Schedule

Partnering with some of the leading suppliers to the print sector, Neopost will be helping Irish printing companies to sow the seeds of success with a series of spectacular road shows aimed at helping print business growth.

Agfa launches Apogee 9


Agfa Graphics has announced the introduction of Apogee 9, the PDF-based workflow solution that serves as the production hub for graphic reproduction,including commercial printers and wide-format print service providers.

Vehicle branding leads to Mimaki install for Downpatrick printer


Plus2Print is a printing company with a strong online social media presence and acquires a substantial portion of its business through platforms such as Facebook and Twitter.  Ironically, when it came to investing in a Mimaki CJV30-100, the purchase came about through more ‘Old School’ means!