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HP, Ultimate Technographics team on inkjet web press imposition solution

Apr 16, 2010 12:00 AM,

Ultimate Technographics (Montreal) has announced a new agreement to provide a Scalable Imposition Server solution and maintenance services to HP Inkjet Web Press customers worldwide

Ricoh Americas announces organizational changes

Apr 16, 2010 12:00 AM,

Ricoh Americas Corp. announces several key leadership changes designed to align the organization under integrated leadership and enhance future growth

Free workflow for Xante Ilumina digital press

Apr 16, 2010 12:00 AM,

Xante (Mobile, AL) announces the availability of its free iQueue Intelligent Color Workflow, a content and production management solution for the Illumina digital color press. The technology will be on display in Xante booth 945 at On Demand, April 20 – 22 in Philadelphia

Report shows U.S. book production flat in 2009

Apr 15, 2010 12:00 AM,

Bowker, the global leader in bibliographic information, today released statistics on U.S. book publishing for 2009, compiled from its Books In Print database. Based on preliminary figures from U.S. publishers, Bowker is projecting that traditional U.S. title output in 2009 was virtually unchanged. Output of new titles and editions dropped less than half a percent, from 289,729 in 2008 to a projected 288,355 in 2009

Xerox taking orders for iGen4 220 Perfecting Press

Apr 14, 2010 12:00 AM,

Xerox Corp. (Rochester, NY) announces the iGen4 220 Perfecting Press, comprised of two iGen4 110s running in tandem, now is is available worldwide (U.S. list price $1,212,550)

FedEx Office, Canon USA, HP collaborate on retail printing

Apr 14, 2010 12:00 AM,

FedEx Office (formerly FedEx Kinko's), an operating company of FedEx Corp., has formed an alliance with Canon U.S.A. Inc. and HP (www.hp.com) to create a network of printing and imaging capabilities using leading-edge technologies and a state-of-the-art machine fleet.

MGI to premiere new printing, finishing solutions at Ipex

Apr 9, 2010 12:00 AM,

MGI Digital Graphic Technology (www.mgiusa.com), the Ivry sur Seine, France-based digital press and finishing solution manufacturer, will present a portfolio of digital printing and finishing solutions at Ipex (hall 20, booth C624)

Digital presses run the (color) gamut

Apr 1, 2010 12:00 AM, By Steve Johnson

A designer asked how color differences between two HP Indigo digital press models would impact the quality of a book he was planning. I questioned why he was restricting himself to Indigos. He replied that he had queried online about the best digital press, and several people had recommended the HP Indigo. Digital is different As digital printing moves out of the realm of exotic specialty and into

IPEX 2010 preview

Apr 1, 2010 12:00 AM, By John Parsons

On March 11-12, in Brussels, four digital printing and packaging vendors gave the press a preview of their Ipex offerings. Here's the latest from Kodak, Atlantic Zeiser, Xeikon and Esko. Kodak's interactive pipeline At Print 09, Kodak (www.graphics.kodak.com) created a mild sensation with a booth almost completely devoid of printing devices. It did contain theater spaces and the usual pods showcasing

InfoPrint adds flexibility to Pro C900AFP

Apr 1, 2010 12:00 AM,

InfoPrint Solutions Co., a joint venture between IBM and Ricoh, announces its InfoPrint Pro C900AFP color cutsheet printer is now available with support for PostScript, Adobe PDF and Personalized Printer Markup Language (PPML). It offers added flexibility for color transactional and print-on-demand users, who can use the PPML datastream to create personalized, variable content color pages to maximize

Xeikon, UPM Raflatac increase availability of label substrates

Apr 1, 2010 12:00 AM,

Xeikon (Itasca, IL) has worked closely with UPM Raflatac, one of the world's leading suppliers of self-adhesive label materials, to qualify an extensive range of label substrates on its Xeikon 3300 digital press

BCC Software, InfoPrint Solutions Co. form alliance

Mar 30, 2010 12:00 AM,

BCC Software (Rochester, NY), a BÖWE BELL + HOWELL company and a leading developer of high-performance mailing technology solutions, announces a new partnership with InfoPrint Solutions Co.

NAQP Owners Conference to precede Graph Expo in Chicago

Mar 30, 2010 12:00 AM,

NAQP, NAPL's resource for quick printers, has announced its 2010 Owners Conference will be held in the days before Graph Expo 2010 (October 3-6)

Kodak appoints v.p. of customer development, digital printing solutions

Mar 26, 2010 12:00 AM,

In a newly created position, Eric Owen leads a team dedicated to developing new ways of enabling customers to grow their businesses with Kodak’s (www.kodak.com) digital printing technologies. Owen will manage relationships with customers of the Kodak Prosper portfolio, NexPress SE and Versamark VL-Series printing systems

HP details Ipex 2010 exhibition plans

Mar 26, 2010 12:00 AM,

HP (Palo Alto, CA) will unveil the latest additions to its portfolio of digital color printing solutions at Ipex 2010, May 18-25 in Birmingham, England, where HP will have the largest booth at the show

HP’s Indigo division posts record monthly, annual page volumes

Mar 19, 2010 12:00 AM,

HP (Palo Alto, CA) announces continued HP Indigo customer momentum has yielded double-digit annual page growth

HP Indigo Digital Printing Contest entries due this month

Mar 12, 2010 12:00 AM,

HP (Palo Alto, CA) is accepting entries in its "HP Indigo Digital Printing Contest," which showcases the high quality and innovative results customers achieve using HP Indigo digital presses

Atlantic Zeiser forms alliance with Adobe partner SOFHA GmbH

Mar 11, 2010 12:00 AM,

A new alliance plans to develop new solutions and PDF/VT enhancements for industrial digital printing, aimed at creating significant cost reductions in the packaging, label and security printing industries

InfoTrends reports on color inkjet in commercial printing

Mar 9, 2010 12:00 AM,

In a new report from Weymouth, MA-based InfoTrends, analysts examine the status and future of color inkjet technology in commercial printing

RPI sets new records on HP Indigo presses

Mar 3, 2010 12:00 AM,

Seattle-based on-demand printer RPI has set a new company record for print production on HP Indigo digital presses in 2009