DPP Europe Explores Corrugated Market
August 25, 2017
FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division invites you to booth number 2013 to see how innovations in traditional offset printing, and developments in digital toner and inkjet technology are changing the dynamics of print as they demonstrate the latest advancements in new products specifically developed to help you respond better to print buyer demands and win more business.
The Javelin from SPGPrints features 36 1200-dpi Fujifilm Dimatix Samba printheads for digital textile printing with a range of applications. Users can choose reactive, disperse, or acid inks in a 6-color configuration, and compatible materials include sublimation papers, natural fibers, polyester, lycra, wool, and silk. Print speeds reach up to 5920 sq ft/hr.
Drytac has added SpotOn SynPaper, a matte white self-adhesive film. The material is designed for HP PageWide XL printers but is compatible with other aqueous and UV inkjet technologies, as well. It includes a dot-patterned, removable pressure-sensitive polyacrylate adhesive designed for tool-free installation.
Roland DGA and Avery Dennison will partner to conduct a free webinar on September 7 at 1 p.m. about workflow and software approaches. The class, “Improve Your Print Quality with Expert Workflow Strategies,” will address overcoming challenges involving file preparations, media selection, and more.
GPA has announced Wood Veneer Boards, a veneer substrate manufactured with real wood that performs like traditional paper. GPA reports each Non-Adhesive Wood Veneer Board sheet features a unique wood grain, as well as strength, pliability, and softness. The line is reportedly free of additives and fillers. Applications include luxury packaging, fine art prints, and more. Available in Cherry or Birch colors in 49-in. rolls.
Sun Chemical has partnered with Spectracorp to expand product offerings in North America. Sun Chemical will repackage its Streamline solvent inks into containers of different sizes, such as cartridges and pouches, to better serve its customer base as wide-format printer models evolve and require different packaging sizes.
The Sustainable Green Printing Partnership (SGP) will host SGP Community Day for print professionals, brands, and sustainable businesses on November 14 in Portland, Oregon. Under the theme of “Where Sustainability Meets Print,” the conference will include presentations and discussions on procurement, circular economy, and sustainable practices from industry leaders in an effort to cultivate strategic programs and partnerships.
I recently had a conversation with my college friends about exercise, diet, and why 30 minutes on the elliptical isn’t enough anymore. Back in our heyday, we lived a life of dollar beers and dollar slices. With our 21-year-old metabolisms, walking across campus for class and a few hours a week in the university gym was sufficient.
Zünd has introduced Zünd Design Center 3.1 Illustrator Plug-In. The update features a new design; display and packaging templates for MDF in addition to carton, corrugated, PVC, PP, and foamboard materials; and the ability to import an unlimited number of objects in OBJ format and preview them in 3D.