The writing’s on the wall

13th January 2020

This year’s Heimtextil marked the 50th anniversary for this tradeshow, which aims to highlight trends in the interior design market. Given that textiles is said to be one of the biggest growth areas for digital printing I thought it would be worth a visit.

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New CEO at Agfa, CTO at EFI and CFO at Xaar

10th January 2020

Agfa has named Pascal Juery, 54, as its new CEO, starting 1 February 2020. He has over 30 years experience in the chemical and advanced material industries, and has been a member of the Executive Committee of Rhodia and then Solvay in the past ten years.

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HP rejects Xerox financing

As expected, HP has sent a fairly curt letter to Xerox once again rejecting its bid and stating that the $24 billion financing that Xerox touted at the start of this week “does not address the key issue – that Xerox’s proposal significantly undervalues HP – and is not a basis for discussion.”

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New Year, New decade

6th January 2020

Now that the holidays are over, it’s time to get back to work. We’ve seen an enormous number of changes over the past decade, and since the phrase 2020 also signifies perfect eyesight, it seems appropriate to kick off the year with an assessment of some of the trends that we can expect to encounter over the next few years.

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