Metal machine

3rd June 2020

Back in 2017, Fujifilm showed off a new B1 sheetfed printer, the Acuity B1, which was developed by Inca Digital and is also sold as the Onset M. I’ve written previously about the potential for industrial printing of this press though surprisingly few companies have talked about actually using it. 

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New managers at Mutoh, Xerox and Inkcups

6th March 2020

Mutoh Europe has appointed a new managing director, Mitsuo Takatsu, who succeeds Kenji Yasuhara, who is retiring. Takatsu will take over on 1 April 2020 and will oversee all sales, sales support, logistics, marketing, product & application support as well as after-sales support activities for Mutoh throughout the EMEA business area.

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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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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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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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EFI expands its industrial printing

3rd June 2019

EFI has teamed up with the German company Robert Bürkle, which has developed a range of finishing systems, in a move that will help EFI make its Cubik inkjet printers more atractive to the wood decorating industry. 

The new EFI Cubik S1800 is a UV LED printer designed for industrial wood decor production.
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Roland announces LEF2-200 industrial printer

11th March 2019

Roland has announced a new printer, the VersaUV LEF2-200, which as the name suggests is an updated version of its existing LEF200 though it’s not really clear in what way Roland has improved this printer, other than changing the colour of the cover from green to white. 

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