Avery Dennison has added five satin-finish colors – black, white, white pearlescent, carmine red, and bubblegum pink – to its Supreme Wrapping Film line. In 60-in. widths.
Caldera has augmented its Print Standard Verifier tool with the addition of support for G7. The tool, an addition to the company’s EasyMedia Module, is available for users of Caldera GrandRIP+, GrandTex+, VisualRIP+, and VisualTex+.
Exopack Advanced Coatings and five other Sun Capital Partner manufacturing companies – Exopack, Britton Group, Kobusch, PACCOR, and Paragon Print & Packaging – have joined together to create one company identity under the name Coveris. Coveris Advanced Coatings is a manufacturer and distributor of precision coated papers, films, and specialty substrates for imaging, electronics, medical, optical, and security technologies.
FiberMark has announced that conVerd has agreed to a merger with FiberMark North America. conVerd will become a part of FiberMark’s wide- and grand-format inkjet business; FiberMark’s wide format print product line will adopt the conVerd brand name.
We’re just guessing, but governor-elect Jim Paddock of the Placentia Rotary Club (California) must be a big fan of butter. Iconography Studios was asked by the outgoing Rotarian governor to produce several oversized sticks of faux butter – 7-inches square and in various lengths up to 50 inches – as a savory welcoming gift for his replacement.
In early February, Canon Solutions America – the Canon USA subsidiary that combines the components of Canon Business Solutions and Océ North America – celebrated its first anniversary in conjunction with a press briefing in Delray Beach, Florida.
The American Sign Museum’s fourth annual Online Auction will open on April 1 and will close April 26 at 3:00 pm EST. This year’s fundraising event includes sign products, equipment, and services, as well as a selection of consumer goods. All proceeds benefit the American Sign Museum’s acquisition and sign-restoration fund; the Museum is a 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit corporation.
Here’s hoping Mother Nature is done throwing the Polar Vortex in all of our faces by the end of April. But in case winter just won’t go away, we have sunny skies, warmth, and palm trees awaiting us down south, because it’s back to Orlando April 23-26 for the 2014 edition of the ISA Expo.
Jeffrey J. Clarke has been named CEO of Eastman Kodak Company. He also joins the company’s Board of Directors.
Roland DGA has announced the launch of its imagiNation 2014 end-user conference, a one-day event designed to inspire, educate, and empower Roland inkjet printer owners and operators. The conference will be co-located with the SGIA Expo, on October 21, 2014, at the Las Vegas Convention Center.