McGowans utilises HP technologies to continue growth



North Dublin based McGowans Print Ltd has continued its business growth
using HP digital printing technologies, to offer commercial and large format printing services to its customers.

Organisers seek industry opinions following further postponement


The Sign & Digital Ireland, Print Ireland exhibition
organisers are to canvas suggestions on when the show should next be held after announcing a further postponement of the event planned for later this year.

Nash mark distributor deal with Pantone book trade in scheme


Consumables and equipment supplier Walter Nash
are offering a trade in scheme for replacement colour guides, to mark their appointment as master distributor for X Rite and Pantone.

DPB launches media and equipment site with special offers



May 28th saw the official launch of
www.digitalprintbusiness.com a unique resource for the Digital Print Community in Ireland.The new site supports over 3000 unique media products

Quark launches PressRun Support for Creative Suite 6


Quark has revealed that PressRunTM, the cloud-based digital app publishing solution
is now compatible with Adobe InDesign CS6, in addition to InDesign CS5 and CS5.5.

HP job cuts may affect Irish sites.



HP have confirmed  up to 27,000 job cuts
throughout its global operations, causing concerns that the company's manufacturing,

Muller binder headed for Kerry following Drupa order


Kerry print and publishing company, Walsh Colour
Print became the first Irish printer to place an order for the new Alegro perfect binder from Muller Martini

Drupa - Ireland visitors down, orders and interest solid.


Whilst official figures will not be available for some weeks,
anecdotal evidence would suggest that the number of Irish printing companies visiting Drupa

DBC Group adds Epson wide format to portfolio


Dublin equipment supplier Document Binding (DBC Group)
has been appointed by Epson as a distributor for its range of solvent wide format production printers.

Ryobi and Kodak sign offset - inkjet hybrid deal


 

Kodak and Ryobi have signed a worldwide statement of co-operation
to provide the first fully-integrated hybrid sheetfed press combining offset and digital technologies in a single system.

Sign and Digital Creative Workshop Announced for Belfast


Dublin based Roland wide format distributor, Sign and Digital, are to hold a one day large format creative workshop in Belfast on Thursday, the 31st May.

Landa's B1 digital press draws crowds and orders

Landa S10 digital press,Landa Ireland,Nanography
Landa Corporation has claimed unprecedented levels of interest and orders
(Letters of Intent with deposit) for its B1 format commercial digital press, the Landa S10

Horizon distribution deal for Portman Graphics


Dublin based supplier Portman Graphic
has been appointed exclusive distributor for the range of Horizon finishing equipment for Ireland.

Inexpensive Intec proves its worth with bank job



When an international bank commissioned Web2Print in Dublin to produce 50 reports
, producing a heavy stock cover proved a little complicated.

Digital Print.ie mark premises move with open days


Digital press supplier DigitalPrint.ie has announced its expansion
with a move to new premises in Clonshaugh,

Stitcher company expands in Waterford


Fónta Teo, Specialist supplier of stitching machines,
heads, components and stitching wire, has announced its expansion in the Waterford Gaeltacht.

Komori and Landa in global Nanography deal


 Press manufacturer Komori, represented in Ireland by Portman Graphics,
and Landa Corporation have announced a global strategic partnership

Hans Gronhi Announces Shinohara Acquisition


Rapidly expanding Chinese press manufacturer Hans Gronhi
has announced the takeover of Japanese press manufacturer Shinohara.

Neopost Ireland acquires Print Finishing Equipment



Neopost Ireland,A leading provider of end-to-end mailing solutions
has announced the acquisition of Blanchardstown based supplier Print Finishing Equipment (PFE).

Web2Print portal launch for Kerry printer



Kerry company, Tralee Printing
has recently launched a new Web2Print website portal for new and existing customers.