Blurb announces the release of a plug-in for Adobe InDesign, compatible with CS3, 4 and 5.
BurdgeCooper, headquartered in Los Angeles, announces its acquisition of Ponte Graphics (Phoenix). Ponte Graphics has provided Arizona’s legal and professional market with quality printing and engraving services since it’s owner, Mark Ponte, founded the company over 40 years ago.
InfoTrends’ latest study, “Production Print Services in North America: An Evolution in Progress,” reveals how changing customer behaviors and economic pressures are shaping the future for print service providers.
LithoTechnics Inc. has donated Metrix automated job planning and imposition software to graphic arts programs around the world.
Presstek Inc. announces long-time industry professional Kurt Hamlin has joined the company as director of strategic accounts.
EFI introduces Fiery Consulting Services, interactive one-on-one sessions with Fiery experts on nine topics that teach customers how to better use Fiery features, workflows and tools.
The Flemish Innovation Center for Graphic Communication (VIGC) has launched an image-based “Quality Perception Benchmarking” service.
Fujifilm North America Corp.’s Graphic Systems Division announces the “Onset Challenge,” a five-step product selection and return-on-investment (ROI) calculator for the Onset family of wide-format printers.
Marketing firm Saatchi & Saatchi X recognizes the effort of individuals and/or teams that have significant impact on their clients, community or company with an annual awards ceremony.
British laser color printer manufacturer Intec Printing Solutions recently hosted a special ceremony to mark the official opening of its new U.S. office in Tampa, FL.
Offset press supplier MLP U.S.A. Inc. plans to move its corporate headquarters from Lincolnshire, IL, to Hunt Valley, MD, just north of Baltimore.
Baltimore-based Three Dog Logistics announces a new service designed for customers who handle inbound and outbound freight in their businesses.
Xeikon America Inc. is sponsoring a free “Executive Communication Exchange” forum for the label industry, June 22 in Marina del Rey, CA.
Franklin Park, IL-based printer Tukaiz announces it has made the “Crain’s Fast Fifty” list for the Chicago area.
Estimator Corp. has formed a partnership with ZebraHost to develop the necessary technology to host Estimator’s estimating and workflow software.
The Netherlands–based basysPrint announces its new series of 4-page and 8-page UV platesetters.
Following its April merger with software development firm S. Ten Nines California LLC (STCA), Screen USA announces plans to add up to six new members to the company’s software engineering and support team.
Rollem introduces PhotoSlit, which the company developed in response to market demands for a photobook finishing system that combines high cut quality and productivity with minimum operator skills and maintenance, along with the ability to change settings easily between jobs.
Digital Innovations Group president Kate Dunn will speak at the MFSA Annual Conference on Friday, June 17, 2011 in Colorado Springs, CO.
PODi the Digital Printing Initiative has released a new analysis of vertical markets for digital print providers. At the core of the new research is the link between vertical market challenges and solutions, which is explored in this series of “Vertical Solution Maps.”
Graph Expo 2011, Sept. 11-14 in Chicago, will debut a new special interest pavilion this fall dedicated exclusively to marketing professionals and marketing service providers.
Pitney Bowes Inc. honored four printers with its inaugural “Brilliant Communications Awards.”
Small businesses and entrepreneurs can now quickly and easily create unique Quick Response (QR) Codes with www.quarkpromote.com.
Sappi Fine Paper North America has announced the 10 gold winners of its 14th North American “Printers of the Year” awards for 2010-2011.
In response to overall government cutbacks and projected reductions in appropriated funding, the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO) has informed its employees of plans to send a request to Congress and the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) for authority to offer buyouts and early outs to the agency's 2,200 employees.