Silkscreen Touchscreens

Gizmodo showcased something recently and it’s the perfect blend of print and technology.  Silkscreen Touchscreens – actually using the silkscreen method to produce ultra thin electronics. Don’t believe me?  Here’s a peek Amazed yet? In the words of the researchers behind PrintScreen, the process of making flexible displays—much less touch-sensitive ones—normally requires a “high-end print Read more about Silkscreen Touchscreens[…]

Have you checked out Ed #16-Digital Possibilities

Ed knows digital print’s next level. Digital printing has grown up. No longer an awkward little brother to offset printing,digital printing is now a confident young adult in its own right, getting better every day, with nothing but bright potential ahead. Yes, digital printing has caught up to your creativity. Ed’s back to make sure Read more about Have you checked out Ed #16-Digital Possibilities[…]

Pantone Ads Showcase the Importance of Color

In branding – color selection may be one of the most important things a brand can do.   Some brands are so tied to certain colors that you can recognize the brand without even words.  Coca Cola, McDonald’s, Tiffany’s jewelry – these are great examples of brands that utilize the Genius behind color recognition. Pantone recently Read more about Pantone Ads Showcase the Importance of Color[…]

Our Industry Is at a Crossroads — and Inkjet Is Driving, Says Canon

Interesting overview from Canon on the state of the printing industry. What do you think? Please share your thoughts. Canon U.S.A., Inc. claims a 25% market share of all digital pages printed in the U.S. over the past 12 months, according to Dennis Amorosano, Vice President and General Manager of its Business Imaging Solutions Group, Marketing Read more about Our Industry Is at a Crossroads — and Inkjet Is Driving, Says Canon[…]

Laser Diecutting and Digital Creasing with Highcon Euclid

Graph expo brought a ton of cool products to Chicago, but none as cool as the Highcon Euclid laser die cutting and digital creasing machine.  I just so happened to miss seeing this thing in action, but luckily youtube had my back on this one.  Here is part 1 – Impressive right?  That section about Read more about Laser Diecutting and Digital Creasing with Highcon Euclid[…]

Graph Expo-Digital Color Printing

Graph Expo-Digital Color Printing By: Bob Hall There is little doubt that digital color has already stolen the show. In fact, offset iron’s presence at GRAPH EXPO/PRINT shows has been in steady decline for some time. Any pundit or prognosticator you consult will tell you that digital color has steadily outpaced offset color in growth Read more about Graph Expo-Digital Color Printing[…]

A Steamroller Letterpress?

Here is a throwback Thursday for you. Now this is awesome. This is seriously a 7 ton steamroller letterpress! This machine can put some INKONDAPAPER.  Below are some pictures and I would highly encourage you to take a look at the article to learn more about the entire process. Source: Gizmodo