Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) has acquired CSAT GmbH based in Eggenstein near Karlsruhe, Germany.
Midwest Parenting Publications has selected Evergreen Printing to print its two parenting publications, Indy’s Child and Cincinnati Parent, beginning with the July 2011 issues.
EFI (www.efi.com) has acquired Prism Group Holdings (Prism). Headquartered in Brisbane, Australia, with operations in New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States, Prism (www.prism-world.com) is the provider of Prism WIN MIS and Prism QTMS automated shop floor management solution, focused on general commercial printers, converters, web printers, mailers, and packaging printers around the world
The Museum of Printing in North Andover, MA, announces its acquisition of the Charles Francis collection of printing for display. The museum will exhibit of the Francis Collection beginning in 2012
Bell and Howell, LLC (www.bellhowell.net), provider of BCC postal and data quality solutions that optimize client communications, announces the release of the Accurant AIX 64 platform. It joins Win32, Win64 and Linux 64 as the available options for this multiplatform solution. Accurant is Bell and Howell’s premier address validation and standardization solution
Komori America Corp. (www.komori-america.us) a premier manufacturer of sheetfed and web offset printing presses, has appointed Patrick Callahan director of service operations
EPG (www.epg-inc.com) will highlight its new KeyColor Adelphi presetting and color scanner interface technology for printers using non-EPG ink control systems at Graph Expo 2011 in booth 3348. In addition, the company is collaborating with X-Rite and Pitman, an Agfa Company on displays that demonstrate closed-loop press controls
EFI has launched the Xerox EX Print Server powered by Fiery for the new Xerox DocuColor 8080 Digital Press to ensure the most vivid color and best usability for high-volume digital print production customers.
X-Rite Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiary Pantone announce the fall tour dates for their “Fundamentals of Color and Appearance (FOCA)” and “Going Beyond Density” seminars.
Mitsubishi Imaging announces the appointment of Takefumi Suzuki as president and CEO, Mitsubishi Imaging (MPM) Inc., as of June 1, 2011.
PODi, the Digital Printing Initiative, announces the 2012 AppForum digital printing conference will be held January 23–25 at the newly renovated Tropicana Hotel in Las Vegas.
Flint Group reports the continuing cost escalation for raw materials requires the company to increase prices of inks in North America effective August 1, 2011.
Printing Industries of America (PIA) has announced the recipients of the 2011 InterTech Technology Awards.
James Connelly has been named chief operating officer, xpedx and is a member of the xpedx senior lead team.
Lowell, MA-based King Printing Co. Inc. has become the first North American book manufacturer to install a new HP T350 Color Inkjet Web Press speed upgrade.
Digital Formatting Services (DFS) announces a newly formed relationship to supply its VDP services to the franchisees of the International Center for Entrepreneurial Development (ICED).
The Board of Directors of the Mailing & Fulfillment Service Association (MFSA) recently voted to support the United States Postal Service’s (USPS) proposed move to five-day delivery service, during its recent meeting held in conjunction with the association’s Annual Conference in Colorado Springs, CO.
Printing Industries of America has announced the results of the 2011 Premier Print Awards.
Ricoh Americas Corp. has installed five Ricoh Pro C901 Graphic Arts Edition color production printing systems at five Consolidated Graphics, Inc. (CGX) locations.
InfoTrends’ latest print production workflow market forecast shows the compound annual growth rate (CAGR) will be 7.9% between 2010 and 2015 despite the fact that most regions are still recovering from the global economic recession.
In an effort to accommodate its growing sales force and new cross-media department, Danvers, MA-based Shawmut announces the expansion of its headquarters.
R. R. Donnelley & Sons Co. announces it has been awarded approximately a $300 million multi-year Print Management agreement by Meredith Corp.
The Technical Assn. of the Graphic Arts (TAGA) has appointed a new president and board members from the ranks of the top companies and technical universities in the United States, Europe, and Asia.
Sotware developer Transformations Inc. and inserting solutions provider Sensible Technologies have entered into an agreement to refer the products and services each provides to new and existing customers.
Survey Advantage has released its “Print Buyer Satisfaction Benchmarks” for the second quarter ending June 30th.