Agfa launches Apogee StoreFront 2.0


Version two of Agfa Graphics’ Apogee StoreFront, the cloud-based web-to-print solution
, is now available. Apogee StoreFront 2.0 features support for variable data processing and documents of different sizes, and a more refined support for business-to-business e-commerce.

Industry mourns loss of Vincent Fagan

It has been announced that popular printing equipment technician, Vincent Fagan has passed away following a short illness.
In an open message, Vincent's son David broke the sad news and paid tribute to his late father.

Dakota Packaging aquired by UK's Essentra


Dublin based Packaging company Dakota
has been aquired for an undisclosed sum by UK company Essentra. Up to 100 people are employed by Dakota, which is headquartered on the Airways Industrial Estate in the North of the city.

Landa selects Komori for sheetfed presses


Landa and Komori have announced the strengthening of their strategic relationship. The companies had collaborated during Landa’s development of Nanography™,with Komori providing sheetfed platforms for Landa’s launch of Nanographic Printing™ at Drupa 2012.

Xeretec adds the silver lining to Cloud 9 with Xerox DC700 install


A passion for print and customer satisfaction, together with 20 years print industry experience, were key drivers in Dublin based Cloud 9 Graphic solutions investment

Print Ireland show confirmed for May 2014



Event organisers Faversham House have confirmed that Print Ireland, along with Sign & Digital Ireland,
will take place at the RDS, Dublin on the 28th and 29th May 2014.

Duplo confirm IPEX participation


Having previously deferred its decision, Duplo UK has now confirmed that it will be exhibiting its wide range of commercial print finishing solutions at Ipex 2014, following an intensive canvassing of the company’s customer base

New Mimaki models claim textile printing on widest range of fabrics


Mimaki has announced a new addition to its family of digital textile inkjet printers. 
The Tx500-1800B delivers high speed, high quality digital printing on a wide range of textiles, including cotton, silk, hemp and rayon.

Parts manufacturer cuts tooling costs with Stratasys 3D printing


Stratasys Ltd, manufacturer of 3D printers
have revealed that Robert Seuffer, GmbH. German supplier of parts for household appliances  and commercial vehicles, has incorporated Stratasys 3D printing in its manufacturing process

Komori sponsorship boost for IPEX 2014

 
IPEX organisers, Informa have announced that Komori Corporation will participate in Ipex 2014
as Sponsor of the Eco Zone, which is designed to educate visitors on the ecological

Fujifilm passes 100 microDot dot meter orders


ccDotmeter, the UK technology company and dotmeter specialist,
has announced that orders from Fujifilm offices throughout the world for its microDot dotmeter product have now passed the 100 unit mark.

Roland expand desktop flatbed UV printer range


Roland DG has launched the VersaUV LEF-20,
the latest addition to its popular line of desktop flatbed UV printers.

Bizquip launches Sandyford interactive print centre


DubliBizquip, a leading provider of office equipment in Ireland,
has announced a new investment of €120,000 as it launches one of Ireland’s first dedicated print and document management centres

Mimaki UV Flatbed for Waterford's Excel


Excel Promotions, based in Waterford City, has recently invested in a direct to substrate Mimaki UJF-3042HG LED UV flatbed printer
to deliver the capability to offer short runs of high quality, full colour prints onto the majority of its products.

Konica Minolta and Komori to show B2 inkjet at PRINT 13


Konica Minolta and Komori  have announced the KM-1/IS29 Inkjet Press
will be showcased as a technology preview during PRINT 13 from September 8-12 at McCormick Place South in Chicago.

Mimaki strengthens Irish network with Walsh Graphics appointment


Mimaki’s exclusive Irish & UK distributors,  Hybrid Services Ltd.
has appointed Cork based sign and digital print supplier, Walsh Graphics to strengthen its reseller network in Ireland.

Ryobi 760E press ready for Print Efficiently 2013



Apex Digital Graphics, the official UK distributor of Ryobi printing equipment
, has announced the arrival of the UK’s first Ryobi 760E press,

Walter Nash launches new website with online equipment store

Walter Nash printing supplies and equipment Ireland
Dublin based supplier, Walter Nash & Co. has announced the launch of its revamped website
which gives its customers the opportunity to view and purchase its range of print and finishing equipment online.

Man Roland 'healthy enough' despite offset over capacity


The Chairman of Langley Holdings, Man Roland Sheetfed's parent company
has described the divisions situation as 'healthy enough' in a half year trading statement.

Demand drives Neopost on the road again


Increasing attendances at previous events has prompted equipment and consumables supplier
, Neopost to take their ‘Opportunities in Print’ road show around Ireland once again in the coming months.