This is not a drill

10th March 2020

There’s a fine line in reporting on a crisis, with an obvious journalistic need to provide information, but without spreading panic. Nonetheless, with the Covid-19 strain of the Corona virus continuing to spread globally it’s time to assess its impact on the graphics and industrial printing markets.

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Agfa to demonstrate aqueous ink industrial print

4th October 2019

Agfa has worked with the Dutch company Unilin to develop water-based inkjet solutions for manufacturing laminate flooring and furniture, which it will demonstrate at next month’s InPrint show in Munich, Germany.

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Looking ahead

7th January 2019

I thought it would be useful to start the year with a story looking at the ongoing themes that I’m aiming to cover in more detail on this website throughout the course of this year. 

Under the covers of the Mouvent LB701 UV press – the black boxes at the top are the printhead clusters.
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UK manufacturing research centre opens

10th December 2018

Nottingham University has opened a new research facility, the Advanced Manufacturing Building (AMB), which houses the Institute for Advanced Manufacturing (IfAM) dedicated to research and teaching facilities for design and manufacturing.

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