Pantone adds 315 new colours

The comprehensive assortment of 315 new colours is especially relevant for fashion and many fashion-related markets today. Pantone’s expansive collection of 315 new colours took into consideration the latest direction and movement of colour trends, and was curated to provide designers with the most sought-after hues for today and tomorrow, the company pointed out. “Colour … Read more

PPC Spring Conference set for March 24 – 26

If not for the pandemic, members of the Paperboard Packaging Council (PPC – Springfield, MA) would be traveling to Denver, Colorado this March for the association’s 2021 Spring Outlook & Strategies Conference. The event will now be held online only March 24 – 26 and focus on topics that will most affect paperboard packaging today … Read more

Crimson Tide Goes Wide

Though well known for its high-volume offset printing, University of Alabama Printing Services uses a range of wide-format printing and cutting technologies to produce nearly all campus graphics and signage.

A Mission for Efficiency in Missouri

Though it recently installed a five-color RMGT 940 offset press, University of Missouri-Columbia Print & Mail Services has not neglected the toner side of its business. It recently upgraded its digital presses to streamline production of its shorter-run jobs.

Xeikon Introduces New Press Based on SIRIUS Technology

Xeikon introduces a new addition to its graphic arts and commercial portfolio with the launch of the Xeikon SX20000 digital color press. An excellent value proposition for printers looking for a cost-effective press that delivers superior image quality, perfect registration front to back and exceptional color quality control. Xeikon envisions two big markets for digital … Read more

Xeikon adds CX-30 and CX-50 entry-level label presses

Both the Xeikon CX30 (above) and Xeikon CX50 label presses are ‘middle-capacity’ presses that can be upgraded on-site. Xeikon America (Itaska, Illinois) has added two new dry-toner digital label presses – the Xeikon CX30 and Xeikon CX50. Building on its sixth-generation platform and based on Cheetah 2.0 technology with new-generation interfaces and cloud connection, these … Read more

Komori adds new Lithrone GX44RP and G44 Advance models

The Komori Lithrone G44 Sheetfed Offset Press. Komori Corporation (Tokyo, Japan) has announced that new Lithrone GX44RP and G44 advance models have been added to its Lithrone GX and G Advance series of sheetfed offset presses. First announced in August of 2020, Lithrone GX and G Advance Presses were built to provide “a world-class Return … Read more

The Week That Was (3/1/2021)

On this episode of The Week that Was, Mittera acquired select business assets of Creel Printing; PRINTING United Alliance and Idealliance have officially merged; Fort Dearborn acquired Hammer Packaging; and Editor-in-Chief Mark Michelson talks with Sam Silverman of Marcum about the Paycheck Protection Program.