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.
Wadjet AG, an international manufacturer of wide-format digital printers based in Switzerland, has announced the start of operations of its North American subsidiary, Wadjet America, Inc. Earlier this year, Mantel Digital AG spun off its wide format digital printer manufacturing business into Wadjet AG, a separate, standalone company.
Mark Bric Display has added fabric panels to its IsoFrame line. The fabric panel is a thin silicone edge that is bent around the fabric graphics, allowing the section to be inserted into a groove on IsoFrame posts and beams. 10-ft IsoFrame sections can be connected to create a continuous wall of any length; fabric-panel sections can be intermixed with traditional panels.
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Herculite products Bantex 13oz 2S and Bantex Curl Free 13oz 2S are now HP-certified. The two-sided 100%-blockout banner media are intended for P-O-P applications where edge curl is a concern.