Scodix launches two new finishing presses

February 15, 2019

Scodix, which has developed a range of digital enhancement presses, has launched two new models, the Ultra 101 and Ultra 202, which appear to have replaced the previous product range. The Scodix machines allow printers to add a range of additional effects to add value to print jobs.

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Kodak updates Prosper Imprinting heads

February 14, 2019

Kodak has developed a new imprinting solution, Prosper Plus, which is targeted at the packaging industry for applications such as folding cartons, food wraps, paper cups and plates, and ream wraps. This is based on Kodak’s existing Stream continuous inkjet technology.

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Masterwork increases holding in Heidelberg

January 30, 2019

The Chinese manufacturer Masterwork has increased its stake in Heidelberg to around 8.5 percent of Heidelberg’s share capital under a cash capital increase from authorized capital excluding shareholder subscription rights.

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CFH Docmail invests in Canon inkjet

January 11, 2019

CFH Docmail Ltd, a UK based transactional and mailing printer, has signed a five-year contract with Canon for an Océ ColorStream 6000 Chroma continuous inkjet web press. This contract, which is worth £3 million, resulted from a competitive two-year Request for Proposal, or RFP. 

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Looking ahead

January 7, 2019

I thought it would be useful to start the year with a story looking at the ongoing themes that I’m aiming to cover in more detail on this website throughout the course of this year. 

Under the covers of the Mouvent LB701 UV press – the black boxes at the top are the printhead clusters.
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