Flexo Wash launches Anilox Cleaner

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

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,

Ricoh named market leader in Managed Print Services by Quocirca

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

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

Mark Andy hosts ‘The Power of Hybrid’ forum

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

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

Canon Ireland helps Essentra streamline processes with installation of Océ Varioprint

By |2018-09-18T07:42:04+00:00September 18th, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|

Packaging solutions specialist Essentra has installed a new Océ VarioPrint 6180 TITAN at its Slaney Road, Dublin offices, to ensure it is providing customers with the best value, highest quality services and products while streamlining and improving production. After extensively exploring the market for a solution that matched its business needs, Essentra tasked the team


By |2018-09-13T07:53:50+00:00September 13th, 2018|Categories: COVER STORY|

TRIMWEL’S ACQUISITION BY METAMARK PRESENTS NEW AND EXCITING OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE FIRM When a well-known and respected company is acquired by another, news of the transaction quickly spreads throughout the industry and speculation as to why the deal was made is rife. The recent acquisition of Trimwel by one of its key suppliers, Metamark, was

Satisfaction guaranteed

By |2018-09-13T07:48:06+00:00September 13th, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|

Investment in machinery isn’t a decision to be taken lightly. The potential benefits of providing an improved service to clients have to be weighed against the considerable cost of purchasing a new machine. The sheer quantity of presses on the market and their apparent similarity only makes the task of selecting the right one all

The changing face of print

By |2018-09-18T07:48:16+00:00September 13th, 2018|Categories: DIGITAL PRINTING|

Ask any printer where they think the industry is heading and they’ll have an answer for you. Whatever that answer is, one thing’s for sure – the print sector is evolving and print firms must adapt their services to stay relevant. Volumes are falling across the commercial printing sector and although packaging and labels remain

Better, faster, stronger

By |2018-09-18T07:49:16+00:00September 13th, 2018|Categories: DIGITAL PRINTING|

Jones Business Systems, a company that supplies over 20,000 products to the offices, schools and business sector, recently made the decision to invest in a new printing system. Two Xerox Docucolor 700 printers were replaced with a new Konica Minolta AccurioPress C3070, supplied by MJ Flood. “We had got to a point where the 'click'

It’s a third Stahlfolder for Walsh Colour Print!

By |2018-09-11T07:09:01+00:00September 11th, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|

Just three months after the delivery of the Stahlfolder SSP 82 folder which can score slit and perforate inline, Walsh Colour Print has taken delivery of a Stahlfolder BH 56. This will supplement the work of the Stahlfolder TH 82-P installed two years ago, mopping up shorter run and smaller format jobs. Managing director Tony

Avery Dennison presents ‘one solution 4 all’ digital film—and it’s PVC-free

By |2018-09-11T07:05:14+00:00September 11th, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|

mong the latest materials science innovations from Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions is a PVC-free wrapping film designed to cover a vast range of different applications. Engineered for vibrant colour pop and great conformability, the new MPI 1405 Easy Apply RS film accommodates applications ranging from vehicle wraps to challenging textured building surfaces, including brick and concrete blocks. Oliver Guenther,