The Keyline MIS, which has been written by the German developer Crispy Mountain, is now available in the UK through Cloud to Print ltd. Continue reading “Crispy Mountain MIS comes to UK”
Esko has updated its WebCenter packaging management solution with the release of version 18. This is aimed at both brand owners and converters and is said to offer users more control and visibility over their packaging preproduction specification, approval and project life cycle. Continue reading “Esko releases WebCenter 18 for packaging management”
Global Graphics has released version 12 of its Harlequin RIP, which boasts a number of features including support for the ISO PDF 2.0 standard that was published last year. Continue reading “Harlequin RIP updated to support PDF 2.0”
HP used last week’s London Book Fair to announce a new set of cloud-based book publishing services called Piazza. This allows publishers to build a virtual warehouse for the management, automation, distribution, print, and direct fulfilment of book orders, while holding zero inventory.
The German software developer OneVision, which is best known for its prepress tools, is updating three of its main programs – Workspace, Asura and Amendo – which are all due to be updated to v18.1. Continue reading “OneVision to update automation software”
Last week I covered Durst’s new P5 family of wide format printers and ended with a promise to write about the Symphony software that accompanies these printers as well as the Durst Analytics offering that underpins Durst’s new approach to workflow.
Arifiq has teamed up with HP to link its estimating engine with HP’s Print OS, allowing ad hoc jobs to be automatically quoted and printed, marking the first implementation of this technology in a digital workflow. Continue reading “Arifiq partners HP PrintOS”
Xerox demonstrated a new digital front end at the EFI Connect event last month, which combines some of the featurs of EFI’s own Fiery DFE with those of the FreeFlow Print Server that EFI acquired from Xerox last year. Continue reading “Xerox demonstrates new DFE”
Tilia Labs has teamed up with Aleyant to integrate its Phoenix imposition system into Aleyant’s web-to-print and workflow solutions Pressero and tFlow. Continue reading “Tilia Labs partners Aleyant for W2P”
Baldwin Technology Company Inc, which develops process automation solutions, consumables and services for the print, packaging industries, has acquired QuadTech, Inc from Quad/Graphics. QuadTech develops control systems, mainly for packaging and newspaper printers. Continue reading “Baldwin buys QuadTech”