Web Presses: News
Feb 11, 2011 12:00 AM,
Signature Offset brought a Goss web press system into production ahead of schedule in late 2010 to accommodate new newspaper and publication contracts at its brand new facility in Jacksonville, FL.
Feb 1, 2011 12:00 AM,
Milwaukee's RBP Chemical Technology has acquired the assets of Pressroom Solutions Inc. (PSI) of Fort Worth, TX.
Dec 14, 2010 12:00 AM,
In 2010, 193 new magazines launched while 176 ceased publication, according to MediaFinder.com ─ the online database of U.S. and Canadian publications. Food magazines topped the list of new launches with 28 new titles, such as “Northeast Flavor” and “ChopChop.”
Dec 1, 2010 12:00 AM, By Denise Kapel
While the country begins to emerge from the Great Recession, the print industry remains in decline. As of August 31, sales were down 19.9% from their pre-recession peak and 22.5% from their all-time peak, according to NAPL economists. Further, their latest data indicates approximately 7,200 establishments or 20.5% of the industry have disappeared since 2000. Productivity has increased over that time
Dec 1, 2010 12:00 AM, By Raymond J. Prince
A good friend of mine (Bill McLauchlan) likes to state, Stupidity is doing the same thing and expecting different results. Once, while spraying weeds, I realized that I had been using the same spray for 30 years on Canadian Thistle with the same results: The thistle came back each year. Now I was the stupid one. So often this is what we are doing in our pressrooms. Problems will not just go away if
Dec 1, 2010 12:00 AM, By AP staff
Now a wholly owned subsidiary of Shanghai Electric, Bolingbrook, IL-based Goss Intl. (www.gossinternational.com) represents Akiyama products in North America, including the M-600 Folia web-to-sheet press. New Goss Universal press models are now available for newspaper and semi-commercial applications. Goss Lifetime Support now includes Goss ServiceFSA flexible service agreements that allow customers
Oct 27, 2010 12:00 AM,
Montreal-based Transcontinental announces that it is closing the Transcontinental Boucherville printing plant at 1485 Coulomb in Boucherville, QC, Canada.
Oct 20, 2010 12:00 AM,
Quad/Graphics will install two new Goss Sunday web presses with DigiRail digital inking specifically designed for the production of retail inserts.
Oct 14, 2010 12:00 AM,
Japs-Olson Co. (www.japsolson.com) placed an order at Graph Expo 2010 for a new 8-unit Goss (www.gossinternational.com) Sunday 2000 web press that will be configured for automated direct-mail production.
Oct 1, 2010 12:00 AM,
Brown Printing Co. (www.bpc.com) (Waseca, MN) announces the acquisition of the world’s first Goss (www.gossinternational.com) Sunday 3000 web press with an extended 75-inch web width.
Sep 28, 2010 12:00 AM,
Goss Intl. will offer a discount of up to 20% off the regular price of any parts ordered at Graph Expo, October 3-6 in Chicago.
Sep 23, 2010 12:00 AM,
The Web Offset Association (WOA), a special interest group of Printing Industries of America, is now accepting entries for the 2011 WOA Annual Print Awards Competition.
Sep 22, 2010 12:00 AM,
German press manufacturer Koenig & Bauer AG (KBA) (www.kba.com) has reorganized and streamlined its technical infrastructure to address customer needs in the web press sector more effectively
Sep 22, 2010 12:00 AM,
The manroland AG (www.manroland.com) executive board and investors have agreed on a corporate restructuring to ensure the company’s independence.
Sep 13, 2010 12:00 AM,
Centerbrook, CT-based Essex Products Group (EPG) announces customers purchasing a new KeyColor Ink Control System for a commercial, packaging or newspaper printing press can expand the EPG labor warranty beyond the standard period.
Sep 7, 2010 12:00 AM,
The PriscoDigital division of Newark, NJ-based Printers’ Service, or Prisco, announces it will be the only vendor to conduct live demonstrations of the recently introduced HP Scitex FB500 and LX600 wide-format inkjet printers at Graph Expo 2010.
Sep 7, 2010 12:00 AM,
Goss Intl. will highlight differentiating web offset technology as well as unique new options for perfecting, packaging, print finishing and aftermarket Goss Lifetime Support services at Graph Expo 2010.
Aug 12, 2010 12:00 AM,
As Heidelberg CEO Bernhard Schreier steers clear of merger talks, manroland Inc. (Westmont, IL) reports its primary shareholder, Allianz Capital Partners, has rejected a merger offer from KBA.
Aug 10, 2010 12:00 AM,
Freeport, Ohio-based Freeport Press announces 40 new jobs to support the company's local expansion project. The Finance Fund, a statewide nonprofit financial intermediary, assisted Freeport Press with the $6.6 million project.
Aug 6, 2010 12:00 AM,
Pittsburgh, PA-based Printing Industries of America has released detailed information about the six technologies recently selected to receive a 2010 InterTech Technology Award