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Highlights from Canon Solutions America's Anniversary Event

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New user groups announced, plus a renewed company commitment to advancements in media and substrates.

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.

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Sign Museum Online Auction Opens April 1

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Auction items include printers, media, software, print services, consumer goods, and more.

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.

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Great Ideas: ISA Expo 2014

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Eight points of interest for the upcoming Orlando show, which takes place April 23-26.

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.

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Jeffrey Clarke Named CEO of Kodak

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“I look forward to continuing the work underway in transforming Kodak into a global B2B technology leader.”

Jeffrey J. Clarke has been named CEO of Eastman Kodak Company. He also joins the company’s Board of Directors.

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Roland DGA Announces imagiNation End-User Conference

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Co-located with SGIA 2014 in Las Vegas, the inaugural user event will feature a variety of educational sessions, a keynote address by Richard Childress, networking opportunities, and more.

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.

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Wadjet America Begins Operations

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New US subsidiary of Switzerland-based Wadjet AG.

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.

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Mark Bric Adds Fabric Panels

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The fabric-panel sections can be intermixed with traditional panels.

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.

MARK BRIC DISPLAY
www.markbricdisplay.com

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HP Certification for Bantex

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Bantex 13oz 2S and Bantex Curl Free 13oz 2S are now HP-certified.

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.

HERCULITE
www.herculite.com

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Canon Introduces SE Series of imageProGraf Printers

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New poster printers feature CMYK + matte black + red inkset.

Canon USA has announced its new SE Series imageProGraf lineup, comprising the 6-color 44-in. iPF8400SE printer and 24-in. iPF6400SE printer.

The new printers are designed for the poster and infographics markets, and feature a 6-color Lucia EX pigment inkset – CMYK + matte black + red – that has been engineered to allow for a color-gamut expansion beyond Canon’s 8-color models in the yellow to red regions, the company reports – particularly useful in producing eye-catching posters. The Lucia EX inks boast added durability and scratch-resistance.

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‘Tell Your Story Sales Program’ Launched at Dscoop9

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Also: Unveiling of the Dscoop University portal.

At the recent Dscoop9 conference in Orlando, HP launched a new member benefit designed to help grow business: the “Tell Your Story Sales Program.

The program’s sales kit includes four detailed guides, a marketing roadmap and more than 100 components needed for a customer event, from the planning stage through sales conversion and lead tracking – including event invitations, PowerPoint presentations, sample files, videos, case studies, and signage.

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