The Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan recently paid a visit to the National Print Museum, which is chiefly funded by her Department. While there, the Minister viewed the current exhibition, ‘Print, Protest, and The Polls: The Irish women’s suffrage campaign and the power of print media, 1908 – 1918’. This exhibition

By |2018-11-05T09:04:11+00:00November 5th, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments


Flint Group has announced the launch of nyloprint WF SHARP Digital, a water washable, film-based plate for the high-end label market. The company says the new plate is ideal for high quality print jobs as well as for aluminum and plastic laminated tubes. The new product delivers digital images with up to 10.160 dpi for

By |2018-11-05T08:55:24+00:00November 5th, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

The Coffee Cup Conundrum

With over seven million cups going to landfill every day, having your daily coffee is turning into a serious environmental problem. So what’s the solution? Two Sides investigates A few years ago, the most pressing concern of most high street coffee drinkers was whether the bored-looking barista had spelt their name right. Now, in a

By |2018-11-05T08:47:59+00:00November 5th, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

Antalis urges print providers to keep pace with the evolving retail landscape

The retail landscape has transformed rapidly in recent years, with the combined factors of the transition to multichannel retail – specifically the rise in e-tailers – alongside socio-economic and political factors such as Brexit and the stagnation of take home earnings changing how people shop. The pace of change is now the fastest it’s been

By |2018-10-15T07:21:51+00:00October 15th, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

#PrintWith International Print Day

Celebrating its fifth year focusing on the original communications delivery device, International Print Day (IPD) throws open its virtual doors to the global print community on Wednesday, October 17th – and everyone is invited. Print will break free of divisions, geographical markets and international time zones as the community takes to social media to share

By |2018-10-15T06:50:14+00:00October 15th, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

New Clear Ink Enhances Versatility for Mimaki’s UCJV300 Series

Mimaki has announced the availability of new LUS-170 Clear Ink to be used on the UCJV300 Series. The additional LUS-170 clear ink offers a host of new design possibilities and expands business opportunities by creating compelling displays using gloss, matte or textured finish. “With the availability of this clear ink for the UCJV300 series, we

By |2018-10-09T04:13:58+00:00October 9th, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

Flexo Wash launches Anilox Cleaner

Flexo Wash has announced the launch of a new Laser Washer.  The new FW 2000 model, which was launched at the Chicago trade show, provides an alternative to Flexo Wash’s liquid cleaning system for anilox rolls that has enjoyed more than 3000 installations worldwide St Ryan Potter, Vice President of Sales for Flexo Wash, USA,

By |2018-10-09T04:10:48+00:00October 9th, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

Ricoh named market leader in Managed Print Services by Quocirca

Ricoh has maintained its leadership position for the seventh year running in the Managed Print Services (MPS) market, according to a report from analyst firm Quocirca. In its Managed Print Services Landscape 2018 report* Quocirca notes that “Ricoh remains in the MPS leadership category, having effectively evolved its proposition to meet the broader digital transformation

By |2018-10-09T04:06:12+00:00October 9th, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

Mark Andy hosts ‘The Power of Hybrid’ forum

The programme will consist of interactive demonstrations and panel discussions on relevant industry topics, such as digital hybrid and low migration.  The forum, which will be conducted in English on 11th and 12th September and in Polish on 13th September, will provide networking opportunities with the Mark Andy staff plus key industry suppliers.  The ‘Power

By |2018-09-18T07:46:17+00:00September 18th, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments