Schaaf is now head of large-format printing at Manroland Sheetfed

Bernhard Schaaf. Manroland Sheetfed has appointed Bernhard Schaaf, former manager of Heidelberg’s large-format press business, as head of large-format at Manroland Sheetfed, as well as a board member. The move follows on the heels of Heidelberg ending the production of its Very Large Format (VLF) presses about a year ago, as well as the departure … Read more

Drytac’s Bourgeois takes on more responsibilities

Peter Bourgeois. Drytac (Brampton, Ontario) has announced that Peter Bourgeois, Territory Sales Manager for Western Canada, has expanded his current role as of April 1, 2021, assuming additional responsibilities by now servicing the Northwestern United States. He’ll now be responsible for new and existing customers in Utah, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, … Read more

Just Released: In-plant Business Conditions During COVID-19

Throughout this past year, the resilience of in-plants has been admirable. They have taken advantage of opportunities created by the pandemic, added new services, adapted production processes to incorporate social distancing, and continued to serve their parent organizations — often in ways they had not done previously. Download this exclusive report to better understand how … Read more

Profitable Die Cutting! Folding Cartons, Packaging, Decals

Offer flexible, affordable die-cutting in-house with Insignia. Watch the sheet-fed rotary die process produce cartons with ease of operation, automatic matrix removal and a choice of delivery units. This feature packed system includes die-cutting, kiss-cutting, embossing, creasing, cut-scoring, perforating and in-line fold/glue. Four sizes (B2-B4) for both digital and offset work. This affordable production built … Read more

The Week That Was (4/5/2021)

On this episode of The Week that Was, we recap the infrastructure plan announced by the Biden Administration; Fort Dearborn set a world impression record on its Heidelberg Speedmaster XL 106; Ironmark acquired Spectrum Printing and Graphics; and we discuss how to manage employee conduct outside the workplace.

SAi Launches Flexi 21 sign-making software

SAi (Salt Lake City, Utah) has released Flexi 21, calling it “the most feature-rich version of its flagship sign-making software.” The 64-bit RIP system is engineered to meet the demanding design-to-production challenges of sign & display and large-format print providers for both novice and more advanced users, while continuing to be highly productive with fast … Read more