Esko text recognition makes light work of text changes

Esko has extended its portfolio of solutions with Text Recognition, a new plug-in for Adobe Illustrator that makes last-minute copy changes to outlined text fast, safe and simple. According to Esko, the new plug-in helps packaging professionals produce packaging in an optimal way by eliminating cumbersome work-arounds. It’s also the only OCR tool on the

By | 2018-06-21T08:05:59+00:00 June 21st, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

Antalis to take centre stage at HP Graphic user event

Antalis recently attended DSCOOP, the HP Graphic Arts user event in Vienna, Austria as a platinum sponsor for the seventh consecutive year. With the digital printing market continuing to grow, Antalis is constantly seeking to extend its small and large format printing solutions to customers. DSCOOP 2018 was an opportunity for Antalis to showcase its

By | 2018-06-21T07:58:58+00:00 June 21st, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

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

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

CUBE Offers Expert Advice at Medical Conference

Co Limerick-based design, print and packaging experts CUBE will be on stage at the Medical Technology Conference 2017 in Galway along with other experts to dig deeper into why and how print suppliers can be a key stakeholder in reducing costs and improving productivity of pharma and medtech companies. The conference will take place in

By | 2017-09-20T10:41:58+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Categories: DIGITAL PRINTING, News, PACKAGING, Uncategorized, WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

Digital & Consumables Sales Representative

An opportunity to work in a fast paced environment selling capital equipment and consumables to the sheetfed print industry. This is an exciting opportunity with an excellent remuneration package, covering the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. The Role We are looking to recruit a highly professional sales person to work in the Republic of

By | 2018-05-08T07:02:47+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Categories: DIGITAL PRINTING, News, WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

New Swatch Book From Mondi

A new swatch book for Mondi’s BIO TOP 3, designed with the needs of creative industries in mind, is now available in Europe. BIO TOP 3 is a premium uncoated off-white paper. The new swatch book, with the theme ‘by Nature,’ shows off the BIO TOP 3 portfolio. The offset printed book provides beautiful

By | 2017-09-01T07:43:17+00:00 September 1st, 2017|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Paper for Perfectionists

The Perigraphica portfolio of premium uncoated fine papers from Mondi is designed for the exacting needs of the creative and commercial print industries. FSC and EU Ecolabel certified, Perigraphica is a Mondi Green Range product. It is also the only design paper brand included in the WWF’s ‘Check Your Paper’ resource for third-party audited,

Clickworks Cleanwater Revival

Rory Dowling, Head of Packaging at Dún Laoghaire design studio Clickworks, tells Irish Printer how they worked with leading prints specialists to help new drinks Vegified and Deep RiverRock Relax and Revive stand out from the crowd. Today’s consumers are very well informed about the importance of good nutrition and a balanced diet, but