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3D printing could transform health sector

A new survey conducted by Ricoh Ireland has found that two-thirds (66%) of healthcare professionals believe 3D printing has the capacity to fundamentally transform the health sector. Without investment in these technologies, 41% believe they will struggle to meet the needs of patients in the next five years. 79% of healthcare professionals also revealed that

By | 2018-06-15T07:37:16+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

The future of packaging…

is here, or almost here. As packaging continues to grab more of the market share, we take a look at some of the trends likely to impact on the sector in 2018 and beyond Market growth The next few years will see growth in six packaging formats – flexible, corrugated, labels, metal, folding carton and

By | 2018-06-15T07:29:03+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Categories: COVER STORY|0 Comments

Antalis does its bit for Snowdonia goats

Antalis has donated DIBOND Digital board to support a photographic exhibition highlighting the plight of rare Welsh Mountain goats in Snowdonia. Organised by amateur photographer and printer Stuart Hill, the exhibition captures the goats in their natural habitat where they have lived since around 4500BC. To produce the finished photographs, C3imaging Liverpool printed the A1

By | 2018-06-15T07:04:54+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

Metamark Acquires Trimwel

It was announced recently that Irish distributor Trimwel has been acquired by Metamark (UK) Limited. Under Metamark’s ownership, Trimwel will continue to operate as a distribution business, working with sign and graphics manufacturers in the region. Trimwel first opened its doors for business in the early 1980s when demand for quality self-adhesive products by sign

By | 2018-06-15T07:00:19+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

Third time lucky for McGowans at the 2018 Fespa Awards

After Gold and Silver wins in 2016 and 2017, McGowans was awarded the Bronze award for its Jameson High Impact Unit at this year’s Fespa Awards. The unit, which was structurally designed by Jamie Flett, holds 96 bottles and was placed in larger supermarkets across the country. The display had to be strong and resilient

By | 2018-06-15T07:41:39+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Categories: DIGITAL PRINTING, News, PACKAGING|0 Comments

Out of Home Printer

This award will recognise print companies that demonstrate excellence in printing out-of-home (OOH) advertising material. This can include billboard advertising, bus shelters (including backlit) and building wraps.  Judges will take into account the degree of difficulty, level of execution and quality of print and

By | 2018-05-08T02:17:44+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|Categories: Awards Categories|0 Comments