Held at the Mirage Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas June 23-25, the annual Sir Speedy, PIP Printing & Marketing Services and Signal Graphics Intl. Convention and Vendor Show hosted more than 350 attendees.
Xeikon America Inc. is sponsoring an “Executive Communication Exchange” forum for the label industry on July 12, at the Museum of Science in Boston.
Printing Industries of America's newest booklet, “Best Practices for Print Automation” by James E. Harvey, executive director of CIP4, helps printers take their first steps toward automation in the pressroom.
Heidelberg announces the following new product installations.
Bell and Howell announces it will completely support the USPS QR Mobile Barcode Promotion on its NetSort enabled sorters.
Two family-owned Philadelphia printing firms have merged: Smith-Edwards-Dunlap Co. and Graphic Arts Inc.
Tukaiz has begun working with the USO by providing creative and design work for the organization’s marketing materials, such as signage and printed handouts.
On Demand Machinery offers an electronic version of its “How-To” guide on hardcover bookbinding and its application in producing books for the on-demand digital print industry.
Kallima Coated Cover C1S and C2S are now available in sizes created specifically for use on digital presses.
In the first half of 2011, 138 magazines launched and 74 magazines closed, according to the http://mediafinder.com database of U.S. and Canadian publications.
Pitney Bowes Inc. is enabling its Connect+ customers, who on average mail out 3,500 envelopes a month, to raise awareness for national nonprofit organizations through the “Connect for a Cause” program.
xpedx announces it has selected a winning entry from a nationwide competition among student members of international nonprofit Net Impact to develop a sustainability survey and scorecard for its supply chain.
Fry Communications and online publishing developer Godengo announce a new strategic partnership.
Digital Hub has won 23 Pinnacle Awards from the Printing Industries of Illinois/Indiana (PII) in recognition of outstanding craftsmanship in the creation and production of printed materials.
Online design site Tweak.com plans to launch a “Design-to-Print” store for printers this summer.
The Binding Industries Assn. (BIA) announces the 2011 Product of Excellence Awards (POE) winners.
Versa Capital Management Inc. (Versa) has announced completion of its previously publicized acquisition (see Court approves sale of Bowe Bell + Howell assets to Versa Capital) of the assets of Bowe Bell + Howell and the formation of a new company and brand, Bell and Howell, LLC.
Gill Studios has been honored as winner of the “Packaging Material” category for the first-ever “Lenstar Lenticular Print Award (LLPA)” at Dimensions 3 International 3D and New Images Forum in Paris.
Evergreen Printing Co. has been selected by the Intl. Assn. of Printing House Craftsmen (IAPHC) for multiple awards, this year, including Gold, Silver and Bronze.
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. Inc. announces Hesston Prestige Printing (Hesston, KS) has enhanced and expanded its print operations with the bizhub Press C7000 Color Digital Press from Konica Minolta.
Eastman Kodak Co. announces Duggal Visual Solutions Inc., a supplier of printing, computer imaging, wide-format graphics and display services, will offer Kodak Professional Endura EP Media to print photobooks and Kodak Professional UV-Curable Display Film-Plus for wide-format display products.
Canon and Oce announced today plans to combine both companies' printing operations in Japan.
PRIMIR the Print Industries Market Information and Research Organization, recently announced the lineup for its Summer Meeting, slated for August 1-2, 2011 at RR Donnelley Headquarters in Chicago.
InfoPrint Solutions, a Ricoh company, announces enhancements that further improve productivity for companies using the InfoPrint 5000 inkjet system for a variety of color and monochrome applications.
xpedx and Ryobi Ltd. have agreed to end their distribution relationship in the United States and Canada. Effective Oct. 1, 2011, Ferrostaal AG will be master distributor for Ryobi offset printing presses in these markets.