Fujifilm to Increase Prices for Newspaper Products 

Aug 09, 2012

Flint Group Awards German Scholarship 

Aug 08, 2012

Paper dummies 

Sep 01, 2007

Tips for accurate print project prep. Printing on uncoated papers.

Presses plus a whole lot more 

Aug 01, 2007

You never know what you'll find at Graph Expo. Consider this story: Impressions Printing (Oklahoma City) is a small commercial printer specializing in everything from monochrome and color digital to full-color offset printing. In October 2006, company president John Braaten and vice president Jason McWilliams spent three days at Graph Expo. One item on their agenda was a follow-up visit with Spiel

Paper & Ink Part 2 

Jul 01, 2007

Solvent glossy paper Roland DGA's (Irvine, CA) ESM-SGP2 solvent glossy paper is a high-quality coated paper for solvent inkjet printing. A medium-weight, 7.5-mil glossy paper, ESM-SGP2 reportedly offers good white point and gloss level. It is said to be suited to a variety of indoor applications, including signs, trade show graphics, posters, point-of-purchase (POP) displays, presentations and more.

Razzle dazzle 

Feb 01, 2007

With the right combination of consumables and know-how, and close interaction with the designer, UV jobs enable printers to add significant value to print products without jobbing out specialty effects or applying them offline.

It's a sign 

Jan 01, 2007

With the help of wide-format digital imaging, you can offer current clients a broader range of services while you broaden your customer base.

Air Care 

Dec 01, 2006

Cedar Graphics eliminates some nagging static and humidity problems with the installation of several Princess 2 humidification units from ML Husson.

Triple threat 

Nov 01, 2006

Blanks Printing & Imaging’s latest KBA press prints plastic, lenticular and canvas jobs.

Short Story 

Nov 01, 2006

A digital book printing update.

Paper prices Still climbing 

Oct 01, 2006

Coated and uncoated freesheet paper prices have continued to rise this summer to levels not seen for many years. But the current robust market conditions might not last, according to many observers. Uncoated freesheet prices are currently at a 10-year high in North America, and some producers plan a further round of hikes late in the third quarter. Both Weyerhaeuser Co. and Boise Cascade Inc. reportedly

Inkjet invaders 

Sep 01, 2006

In your busy days of satisfying customer expectations and making the most of your bottom line, you've likely heard of UV digital flatbed systems. These state-of-the-art inkjet printing devices and digital inks have opened new doors for commercial printing operations doors that previously were locked shut. Digital flatbeds changed all the rules of graphics, from what you can print to what you can print

Massive Media 

Sep 01, 2006

Substrates for wide-format inkjet printers include glossy photo-quality stock, adhesive-backed vinyl, watercolor paper and a multitude of printable fabrics. Both printer and RIP manufacturers offer media, as do some papermakers specializing in acid-free archival media for fine art reproductions. Many users buy their inkjet printer and paper from the same vendor. Agfa, Canon, CGS, Creo, DuPont, Epson,

As big as all outdoors 

Aug 01, 2006

A few months ago, Los Angeles-based Lithographix and TracerGraphix sought set out to produce the largest lenticular sheet ever printed on a lithographic press.

Green is the new CMYK 

Aug 01, 2006

Several readers responded to our call for green printers. We have no hazardous wastes at our facility, reports Dan Walker, quality system coordinator at Alcan Packaging (Atlanta). We conduct clean audits of our site on a monthly basis, with posted resultseveryone eagerly participates. Frank Miske III, vice president of sales, Custom Business Forms (CBF) (Minneapolis-St. Paul), says his company initiated

The details are in the dots 

Jul 01, 2006

RIPit says its PerfectBlend hybrid screening technology offers printers the best of both worlds: a traditional AM halftone pattern over most of the tonal range and an FM pattern in the highlights and shadows. We asked some PerfectBlend users for their feedback.

Fiber space vs. cyberspace 

Jun 01, 2006

Despite traditional print continuing to grow, more advertisers are looking to the Internet and other forms of e-advertising, such as PDAs. This was just one of the findings to emerge from the 129th annual PaperWeek conference.

Paper & ink roundup, part 1 

May 01, 2006

The latest paper products from: Xerox, Fox River Paper Co., Sappi Fine Paper North America, UPM, SMART Papers, Mohawk Fine Papers, Grade Finders, Wausau Paper, Bowater, NewPage, Weyerhaeuser, Neenah Paper, Cascades Fine Papers Group, Boise, Domtar, Finch Pruyn & Co., International Paper and Avery Dennison Graphics Division.

Paper & ink roundup, part 2 

May 01, 2006

The latest ink products from: Kustom Group, Sun Chemical, Van Son Holland Ink Corp., VUTEk, Pitman, Northwest Coatings, Roland DGA, Flint Group, Fujifilm Sericol, Kohl & Madden, Jetrion, Gans Ink & Supply, Toyo Ink Group, Eckart, Kirkwood Printing and GrCI.

It's easy being green 

Mar 01, 2006

Discover new recycled paper options.

Whiter vs. brighter 

Dec 01, 2005

Prompted by domestic competition and pressure from foreign imports, North American mills are improving brightness, opacity and whiteness specifications for coated and uncoated papers.

Papers for digital printing 

Oct 01, 2005

Once a paper or specialty media has been selected, it has to be stored, handled, conditioned and loaded properly to maximize performance and machine productivity. Here are some useful tips.

Paper update 

Sep 01, 2005

Pricing, availability and some key trends.

Metallic FAQs 

Jul 01, 2005

Here are some questions we're often asked about metallic inks and papers.

Faster drying inks 

May 01, 2005

A proprietary ink additive from SpeedyDry Inc. accelerates the cross-linking reactions that normally occur in ink during drying.