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Komori introduces ‘offset-on-demand’ with new Lithrone G40

Aug 15, 2011 12:00 AM,

Komori America Corp. has launched its latest press, the 16,500-sph Lithrone G40.

Heidelberg to showcase network integration at Graph Expo 2011

Aug 12, 2011 12:00 AM,

Heidelberg will demonstrate “HEI Flexibility” at Graph Expo 2011.

Seattle printer first to add Komori’s new H-UV curing

Jul 19, 2011 12:00 AM,

Komori America Corp. announces McCallum Print Group has retrofitted its new H-UV curing system on the company’s LS640 press.

Heidelberg reports equipment, consumables installations

Jul 7, 2011 12:00 AM,

Heidelberg announces the following new product installations.

Seeing the light

Jul 1, 2011 12:00 AM, By Katherine O'Brien

IST METZ held its Fifth UV Days at its sprawling headquarters near Stuttgart, Germany, this May. The three-day event, which attracted about 550 attendees from 30 different countries, featured four printing demos on sheetfed, digital, label and pad printing equipment. IST converted part of its massive Plant 2B building into a temporary UV Lounge complete with couches, chairs and refreshment stations.

Digital Hub earns Pinnacle awards

Jun 29, 2011 12:00 AM,

Digital Hub has won 23 Pinnacle Awards from the Printing Industries of Illinois/Indiana (PII) in recognition of outstanding craftsmanship in the creation and production of printed materials.

Gill Studios wins international award for lenticular printing

Jun 28, 2011 12:00 AM,

Gill Studios has been honored as winner of the “Packaging Material” category for the first-ever “Lenstar Lenticular Print Award (LLPA)” at Dimensions 3 International 3D and New Images Forum in Paris.

xpedx, Ryobi end distribution agreement

Jun 24, 2011 12:00 AM,

xpedx and Ryobi Ltd. have agreed to end their distribution relationship in the United States and Canada. Effective Oct. 1, 2011, Ferrostaal AG will be master distributor for Ryobi offset printing presses in these markets.

Kurt Hamlin joins Presstek as strategic accounts director

Jun 21, 2011 12:00 AM,

Presstek Inc. announces long-time industry professional Kurt Hamlin has joined the company as director of strategic accounts.

ContiTech celebrates 100 years

Jun 8, 2011 12:00 AM,

ContiTech is celebrating its milestone of one century in business.

H&B offers free anilox guide

Jun 6, 2011 12:00 AM,

Harris & Bruno Intl. is offering free copies of its “Anilox Guide for Offset Coating Applications.” Its purpose is to help printers realize how to take full advantage of anilox roll applications for outstanding coating and inking results.

MI printer upgrades with Speedmaster SM 52

Jun 6, 2011 12:00 AM,

MI-based The Foresight Group reports the installation of a Speedmaster SM 52 4-color press to handle its short-run color work, including the production of previously outsourced full-color envelopes.

Quad/Graphics purchases Presstek 75DI

Jun 3, 2011 12:00 AM,

Presstek Inc. announces Quad/Graphics will purchase a 5-color Presstek 75DI digital offset press with an inline aqueous coater.

Premier Press upgrades to Komori 8-color UV perfector

Jun 1, 2011 12:00 AM,

Komori America Corp. has installed an 8-color, 40-inch Komori Lithrone perfecting press with UV at Premier Press of Portland, OR.

KBA leads in U.S. Patent Board scorecard

May 31, 2011 12:00 AM,

KBA North America announces parent company Koenig & Bauer AG is ranked 27th among the top 50 in the annual update of The Patent Board’s “Patent Scorecard” for manufacturers of heavy industrial equipment in 2011.

manroland TelePresence remote service boasts high success rate

May 26, 2011 12:00 AM,

Following its recent North American survey, manroland has concluded that customers with access to the company’s TelePresence remote service system for sheetfed presses get their equipment back into production 93 percent of the time solely with remote service.

Inform Printing installs Komori Spica 29 Perfector

May 20, 2011 12:00 AM,

Komori America announces Inform Printing has replaced its press with a fully automated, 5-color Komori Spica 29 (Spica 529P) with perfecting capability.

KBA, Graphic Art System partner on cold foil

May 16, 2011 12:00 AM,

KBA North America has forged a partnership with NJ-based Graphic Art System through which KBA will retrofit and equip its presses with cold foil machines.