Roland launches VS300iS Go industrial printer

4th March 2020

Roland has officially launched its VS-300iS-GO industrial printer for printing membrane switches, which I covered previously when it was shown as a prototype at the InPrint show last November, though Roland has now added more details.

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Epson, printheads and partnerships

2nd March 2020

A few weeks ago, whilst in Japan, I met with Minoru Usui, president and CEO of Epson, who has largely been responsible for overseeing the development of the company’s thin film micro piezo printheads, including the latest generation PrecisionCore heads.

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Japan Inkjet Business Conference Pt 2

10th February 2020

In the first part of this story I covered those presentations that dealt with practical issues from printheads to pumps. But there was also a more philosophical side to some of the presentations, which helped to give the conference a more rounded feel.

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Mutoh announces new industrial printers

21st January 2020

Mutoh has expanded its range of small format flatbed industrial printers, with two new additions, the XpertJet 461UF and XpertJet 661UF. These sort of printers are typically used for printing to things like phone covers, as well as personalized gifts and promotional items, such as pens, lighters and USB sticks, as well as prototypes and samples. 

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