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DirectMail.com patents GeoSelector data segmentation tool

Feb 5, 2010 12:00 AM,

DirectMail.com (Prince Frederick, MD) announces GeoSoftworks, LLC, a firm in which DirectMail.com principals are the majority owners, has received a patent on its GeoSelector technology

Fuji Xerox reorganizes

Jan 29, 2010 12:00 AM,

Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd. (Tokyo), a joint venture between Fuji Photo Film Co. (75%) and Xerox (25%) to develop, produce and sell products and services in the Asia-Pacific region, has announced a reorganization

Ricoh, Cal Poly open digital printing lab

Jan 29, 2010 12:00 AM,

Ricoh Americas Corp. (West Caldwell, NJ) and California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly) officially opened the Ricoh Digital Printing Laboratory

HP Indigo 7000s, SmartStream replace offset at Capitol City Press

Jan 8, 2010 12:00 AM,

HP (Palo Alto, CA) announces Capitol City Press (Tumwater, WA) has installed two HP Indigo 7000 digital presses with HP SmartStream workflow solutions

Canon to acquire Oce

Dec 1, 2009 12:00 AM,

Canon and Océ have reached a conditional agreement to combine their printing activities through a fully self-funded, public cash offer by Canon for all the shares of Océ.

Canon debuts imageRUNNER ADVANCE series

Nov 1, 2009 12:00 AM,

Canon U.S.A. Inc.'s (www.usa.canon.com) Integrated Solutions Showcase in Las Vegas, this September, marked the debut of the imageRUNNER ADVANCE Series: imageRUNNER ADVANCE C9075 PRO/C9065 PRO1 for letter-size output at up to 75 ppm in black-and-white and 70 ppm in color; C9065 PRO at up to 65 ppm in both black-and-white and color. imageRUNNER ADVANCE C5051/C5045/C5035/C5030 running color and black-and-white,

Mail that speaks

Nov 1, 2009 12:00 AM, By Denise Kapel

San Diego-based Specialist Printing & Direct Mail is taking direct mail to the next level with the Xerox (Rochester, NY) iGen4 digital press producing personalized newsletters, postcards and financial documents that include customized names and information based on buying habits and preferences. A company's direct mail needs to be recognized in the mailbox; the pieces have to be eye catching and relevant

Digital dexterity

Nov 1, 2009 12:00 AM, By Denise Kapel

Leveraging the Internet and partnering with customers are critical strategies for surviving a recession and emerging as a company positioned for growth in the changing print landscape.

Quick thinking

Nov 1, 2009 12:00 AM, By Denise Kapel

Speed and accuracy Express Printing Center (www.expressprintingctr.com) in Wheeling, IL, recently upgraded to a fully digital prepress workflow built around Screen (Rolling Meadows, IL) technology. The company had been running a chemistry-free system, and according to production manager Rich Schroeter, Metal plates and chemistry-free technology were the way to go, but we wanted a platesetter that

Dynamic dimensional packaging

Nov 1, 2009 12:00 AM, By Denise Kapel

The Colad Group, LLC, presentation and promotional packaging provider in Buffalo, NY, recently purchased a Xeikon (Itasca, IL) 6000 digital color press.

Oce powers books on demand at IBT Global

Nov 1, 2009 12:00 AM,

Oce (Trumbull, CT) announces Integrated Book Technology Inc. (IBT Global) has installed an Oc Digital Book Factory in the Books Intl. distribution center in Dulles, VA. The integrated digital production line, the first of its kind to be implemented in the United States, is used to print books to order in quantities as small as one for the world's premier book publishers. Installed in December 2008,

Quick-turn color

Nov 1, 2009 12:00 AM,

Keep it rolling

Oct 1, 2009 12:00 AM, By AP staff

Press news and views from PRINT 09

Offset, inkjet & toner

Aug 1, 2009 12:00 AM, By Katherine O'Brien

PRINT 09 has presses in all varieties

Riso unveils third-generation cutsheet inkjet line

Jul 1, 2009 12:00 AM, By Katherine O'Brien

RISO equipment (Danvers, MA) isn't just for churches and schools. While the company continues to serve those markets, it has identified a gap between existing midsize color MFPs and high-end production devices. At PRINT 09, the company will unveil five ComColor high-speed inkjet printers with output speeds ranging from 90 to 150 A4 ppm at a cost said to be less than $.03 per page. Variable-data applications

Coming soon: new bizhub PRO

Jul 1, 2009 12:00 AM, By Katherine O'Brien

Konica Minolta will unveil the generation of its bizhub PRO engine at PRINT 09 targeting commercial printers and specialty markets.

An iGen4 on the floor fits Modern's philosophy

Jul 1, 2009 12:00 AM, By Denise Kapel

Modern Intl. Graphics is G7 certified, and the iGen4's color profiling allows it to hit the G7 standard.

Versatile digital press now in larger formats

Jul 1, 2009 12:00 AM, By Katherine O'Brien

Michael Abergel, MGI USA's (Melbourne, FL) executive vice president, reports the vendor has installed nearly 200 Meteor DP60 Pro digital presses worldwide since its Drupa 2008 debut. Abergel stressed the DP60's versatility and affordability (a Volkswagen vs. BMW [priced competitors]. It can print on paper and plastic substrates and has no click charges. An optional Envelope Express feature enables

Let's get digital

Jul 1, 2009 12:00 AM, By Katherine O'Brien

Plenty of presses, printers & progress at InfoTrends

Ricoh targets production market

Jul 1, 2009 12:00 AM, By Katherine O'Brien

The Ricoh Pro C900 digital color printer offers large production capacity and high productivity with speeds up to 90 ppm in full color and extensive inline finishing.