Xeikon has pulled the plug on its Trillium liquid toner press, which can’t have been an easy decision given that the company poured several years into this project, not to mention a large amount of money.
Ink manufacturer Siegwork has acquired the Dutch company Van Son Liquids, which produces flexographic inks. Siegwerk is looking to improve its water-based ink offerings for packaging printing through this move. Continue reading “Siegwerk acquires Van Son liquids”
Tonejet, which makes advanced electro-static drop-on-demand digital print engines, will be demonstrating its Cyclone inkjet printing direct to drinks cans at the InPrint show in Munich, next month. Continue reading “Tonejet to show Cyclone can printer”
Mimaki has announced a new flatbed cutting plotter, the CF22-1225, which is to be positioned as a companion to the JFX200-2513 UV flatbed printer. Continue reading “Mimaki to launch CF22 cutting plotter”
Formlabs has released a new biocompatible resin for orthodontic applications, Dental LT Clear, which it first previewed back in March this year. Formlabs also released improvements to its Dental SG Resin, reducing print speeds for surgical guides by up to 50 percent. Both resins are suitable for use with Formlabs desktop stereolithography 3D printer, Form2 Continue reading “Formlabs develops new 3D dental resin”
Sawgrass Technologies and Technotape International have worked together to develop a new production solution designed specifically for 3D sublimation, which was demonstrated at last week’s SGIA show in New Orleans, USA. Continue reading “Sawgrass teams up with Technotape”
Kodak has shown off a new platesetter for the newspaper market, the Achieve News, at this week’s Ifra World publishing show in Berlin, Germany. Continue reading “Kodak to launch Achieve newspaper CTP”
Pantec GS Systems has updated its Rhino foil embossing with a new, faster Rhino IIS aimed at the narrow web label market. Continue reading “Pantec updates Rhino foil embossing”