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Inkjet technology to influence the future

Inkjet technology to influence the future Encad Nova Encad has released its new NovaJet1000i printer, able to produce at speeds of up to 150 square feet per hour in photo quality. Encad has introduced an all-new, 640-nozzle print head to deliver high speed with image quality, which can create images with a resolution of up […]

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The Least Important drupa in History

Frank Romano’s drupa: The Least Important drupa in History Nickel-Kailing, Gail In Burnaby, a suburb of Vancouver, tucked in between a huge shopping mall, the SkyTrain and a pocket park full of towering Douglas firs sits the Firefighters’ Social and Athletic Club. It was here, on August 30, that Frank Romano, Professor Emeritus of the […]

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Digital Print Industry Makes Its Move, The

Digital Print Industry Makes Its Move, The Littrell, Rick It was clear from walking the aisles at the recently completed OnDemand Conference and Exposition that the promise of digital printing and personalized communications is gathering momentum in the marketplace. Everyone was excited about the opportunities offered by this technology and the challenges that were presented […]

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PA 50

PA 50 Robinson, Jon Canada’s 50 Most Influential People in Graphic Communications FOR THE FIRST TIME IN TELEPHONE HISTORY, the United States each year issues fewer telephone numbers than in the year previous, according to noted author Robert Cringely, as people scrap their fixed phones for mobile ones and give up their fax lines in […]

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(K-North)

(K-North) [Graph Not Transcribed] K-NORTH, a distributor of Komori technology, launched the Integration Print and Finishing Solution at their Mississauga location. Creo, Komori and Muller Martini have joined together to exhibit a live production environment based on Computer Integrated Manufacturing at Graphics Canada. The exhibit will present a start-to-finish production line, and will be the […]

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New file management software driving print

New file management software driving print File and Workflow Management www.markzware.com [Graph Not Transcribed] Markzware has introduced the latest release of its award-winning FlightCheck Workflow (formerly known as MarkzScout), version 3.1. The software now supports Mac OS X. According to the company, FlightCheck Workflow is an essential tool for any and all prepress operations, simplifying […]

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Branding generation: a Vancouver-based printer builds recognition with active marketing

Branding generation: a Vancouver-based printer builds recognition with active marketing Avery, Jodi [Graph Not Transcribed] The name Kouwenhoven is well-recognized in the Canadian printing industry. The name Generation Printing may not be as familiar, but co-founder Rob Kouwenhoven (son of John and nephew of Dick Kouwenhoven, co-founders of Hemlock Printers) is hoping to change that. […]

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Implementing Data-centric Printing

Implementing Data-centric Printing Grichmanoff, Serge With recent advances in digital technologies, variable-data printing has begun to take on a role of greater importance in the printing industry. Variable print is now being produced at a quality comparable to litho in an expedient and cost effective manner. Perhaps the area of the print market that could […]

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(A-1 Bindery)

(A-1 Bindery) [Graph Not Transcribed] A-1 BINDERY, based in Edmonton, has installed an AP2 automatic punch and a Digicoil automated colour coil inserter from GBC Canada Inc. Pictured here are Brenda Yorke-Shutt from GBC, Adolf Hannweber, the owner of A-1 Bindery and the company’s operations personal Tracy Durfey. Copyright Youngblood Communications Co., Ltd. Jun 2003 […]

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(Hewlett-Packard)

(Hewlett-Packard) HEWLETT-PACKARD added invisible-ink technology to its security-solution package for the Indigo line of presses. Based on HP’s Electroink technology, the invisible ink increases protection on a variety of printed materials ranging from passports, driver’s licenses, and membership cards to financial documents, pharmaceutical products and luxury goods. The invisible ink can only be seen under […]