The Japanese ink manufacturer T&K Toka has acquired the Dutch firm Van Son Printing Inks. This gives T&K Toka access to the European, Middle East, African and American markets, marking a significant expansion. Continue reading “T&K Toka acquires Van Son Printing inks”
Konica Minolta has launched a new entry-level dry toner production printer, the AccurioPrint C759, which will replace the Bizhub Pro C754e. Continue reading “Konica Minolta announces C759 toner press”
Consultancy firm Synertec has ordered a whopping 85 Canon ImagePress C850 dry toner sheetfed presses in a deal that took 15 months to complete and will be worth around £5 million over three years. Continue reading “Synertec buys 85 Canon C850 presses”
Koenig and Bauer has handed this year’s 1814 Production Excellence award to J Thomson Colour Printers Ltd, a commercial printer based in Glasgow that switched from Heidelberg to Koenig and Bauer when it ordered two 18000 sph Rapida 106 presses at last year’s Drupa.
Ricoh has updated its ProcessDirector workflow software to v3.6, which is mainly aimed at high volume digital printers where it can track jobs and manage print queues. Continue reading “Ricoh updates ProcessDirector workflow”
Xitron has released the latest version of its TIFF Catcher software, Raster Blaster Pro, which is mainly aimed at keeping smaller CtP devices in business. Continue reading “Xitron ships Raster Blaster Pro”
Heidelberg has released its financial results for the first half of its financial year from April to September, recording a net result after taxes of €28 million, the first profitable half year in ten years, demonstrating the strategy of turning to digital technology to turn the company around is paying off. Continue reading “Heidleberg hits half year mark”
Konica Minolta has updated its AccurioPro Flux software which deals with print management. Continue reading “Konica Minolta updates print management software”