LATEST SOFTWARE FROM AGFA

Agfa Graphics recently hosted its bi-annual Apogee User Conference, attracting over 60 attendees from across the UK. New product demonstrations from Agfa were on show during the event, while guests also had the opportunity to provide input into the company’s workflow software strategies. The latest release of Agfa’s workflow software Apogee was the main focus

By |2019-06-20T08:35:47-07:00March 22nd, 2019|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|1 Comment

TAKING PACKAGING TO THE NEXT LEVEL AT DRUPA 2020

Touchpoint packaging 2020, a designated area at drupa, will show visitors exactly how innovative printing technologies are contributing to the future of packaging. Key issues will include customisation and personalisation, digitalisation, security and authentication. The aim of Touchpoint is to present concepts and the latest knowledge about new packaging production, finishing technologies and substrates, culminating

By |2019-06-20T08:36:51-07:00March 22nd, 2019|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

NEW METALLIC UV INK FROM MIMAKI

Mimaki Europe has released a new UV-curable metallic ink, named MUH-100-Si. The ink is compatible with Mimaki’s UJF-7151plus printer. Created by mixing a bright pigment into the ink, MUH-100-Si can place metallic ink directly onto the product without the need for a separate manual transfer process, as is the case when applying glitters or foils

By |2019-06-20T08:38:37-07:00March 22nd, 2019|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

NEW SOFTWARE FROM RICOH

New software solutions from Ricoh are set to make Print Service Providers’ lives that bit easier. Ricoh Supervisor and Ricoh Communications Manager (RCM) have been designed to help the profitable management of increasingly diverse and often complex jobs. Ricoh Supervisor is an interactive Internet of Things solution, focused on collecting and securely storing operational data

By |2019-06-20T08:39:41-07:00March 22nd, 2019|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

PRINTLAB OPENS AT NATIONAL PRINT MUSEUM

PrintLab is the latest event to open at the National Print Museum. The aim of the event is to create an understanding of the traditional craft of letterpress printing through hands-on workshops for families and children aged from 4-12 years of age. Project artist for PrintLab is letterpress printer, Mary Plunkett, who will lead the

By |2019-05-27T04:31:20-07:00March 22nd, 2019|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

FUJIFILM LAUNCHES ACUITY LED 40 SERIES OF FLATBED PRINTERS

Fujifilm has announced the launch of the new Acuity LED 40 series of flatbed printers which provide production capacity of up to 15,000 m2 per year, at speeds of up to 53 m2 per hour. The standard model allows users to print on media or objects of any size up to 1.25 x 2.5m, while

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RICOH NAMED COMPANY OF THE YEAR BY IRELAND JAPAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

Ricoh was recently named ‘Company of the Year’ at the Ireland Japan Business Awards 2018. Hosted by the Ireland Japan Chamber of Commerce, the annual awards recognise the companies making outstanding contributions to Ireland-Japan business relations. Mr. Akira Oyama, Corporate Executive Vice President and General Manager of the Sales and Marketing Group, Ricoh, accepted the

By |2019-05-27T04:36:22-07:00February 18th, 2019|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

SUPERIOR QUALITY FROM EPSON

A TRUSTED PARTNER OF EPSON, IRISH PRINT SUPPORT SUPPLIES THE IRISH PRINT INDUSTRY WITH A RANGE OF TOP LEVEL SIGNAGE PRINTERS Thanks to the high quality of the machines, Epson printers supplied by IPS very rarely require follow-up service. “We’ve actually never had a breakdown or a service call. That’s down to the efficiency and

By |2019-05-27T04:37:53-07:00February 18th, 2019|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|6 Comments

STREAMLINE YOUR PRODUCTION

PACKAGING SOLUTIONS SPECIALIST ESSENTRA HAS INSTALLED A NEW OCÉ VARIOPRINT 6180 TITAN AT ITS DUBLIN OFFICES After exploring the market for a solution that matched its business needs, Essentra tasked the team at Canon Ireland to find a print solution that would support its current customer base as well as growing and developing its business.

By |2019-05-27T04:38:47-07:00February 18th, 2019|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|0 Comments

MINISTER VISITS NATIONAL PRINT MUSEUM

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 |2019-05-27T08:28:23-07:00November 5th, 2018|Categories: WHAT'S NEW IN PRINT|5 Comments