J Thomson wins Koenig and Bauer 1814 award

November 27, 2017

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.

From left, Iain Jackson, print manager, and Kevin Creechan, managing director, of J Thomson Colour Printers.

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Huber Group launches new food inks

October 5, 2017

The Huber Group has launched a new range of sheetfed offset inks and coatings under the brand Huber Group Eco-Offset Inks Premium Plus, which are said to be low-migration and low-odour for conventional offset food packaging printing and for the manufacture of toys. Continue reading “Huber Group launches new food inks”

Toray to expand Czech plate factory

February 26, 2016

Toray has said that it will expand its existing site, the Toray Textiles Central Europe facility at Prostějov in the Czech Republic as it consolidates all development and support activities for its European newspaper, label, packaging and printing business together in one place. Continue reading “Toray to expand Czech plate factory”

MPL extends service contract for Ryobi Mitsubishi

February 24, 2016

M Partners ltd, or MPL, has been offered an extension to its existing contract for servicing with Ryobi Mitsubishi Graphic Technology Ltd (RMGT). The deal means that MPL will continue to provide technical support services and spare parts for existing Mitsubishi presses as well as for any B1 presses manufactured by the new RMGT business. In addition, the company will also continue to be responsible for the sale of new RMGT sheetfed presses in the B1 and large format ranges. Continue reading “MPL extends service contract for Ryobi Mitsubishi”