Kodak has finally seen sense and decided not to sell its Stream inkjet business after all. Mind you, Kodak does have form here, having sold the inkjet business once already, to Scitex in 1993 for $70 million, before buying it back later in 2004 for $250 million.
EFI has announced its preliminary results for the first quarter of 2017, showing a rare blip with revenue down 2 percent on the same period last year from $234.1 million to $228.7 million. Continue reading “EFI releases disappointing first quarter results”
Canon has announced a new sheetfed inkjet press, the Océ VarioPrint i200, essentially a cheaper version of the existing i300 that was launched in 2015. Continue reading “Canon introduces VarioPrint i200 inkjet press”
Mimaki is planning to introduce a new addition to its UJF range of industrial flatbed printers at next month’s Fespa Hamburg show. The new UJF-3042MkII EX is based on the existing 3042 model but adds a fourth print head and the ability to hold eight ink bottles. Continue reading “Mimaki extends UJF industrial printer range”
Heidelberg has announced a new offset press, the Speedmaster CX75, which is said to bring some of the performance of the XL75 but without needing a lot of automated components. Continue reading “Heidelberg announces Speedmaster CX75”
Huber Group USA has bought the American ink manufacturer Alden & Ott in a private deal. Huber has said that it expects to retain virtually all employees and management team. Continue reading “Huber Group acquires ink manufacturer Alden & Ott”