IFS brings new Horizon collator to UK

3rd September 2019

IFS, which acts as the main UK distributor for the Japanese post-press supplier Horizon, has added Horizon’s VAC L600H six-bin collator to its portfolio. It’s suitable for both digital and offset jobs and has been designed for efficient A4 landscape booklet production.

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Tecnau and Smyth partner for book finishing system

10th January 2019

Tecnau, which sells paper handling systems, and Smyth, best known for developing book finishing systems, have formed a partnership to produce a folding and sewing system for digitally printed books and catalogs.

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Just in time book publishing

16th April 2018

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.

From Left: Stephen Jones, International Production Director for Pearson, with Rob Hutcheson, managing director of Ashford Print Services.

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