Drupa 2016: Big Steps for Landa, Giant Steps for Digital Printing

Landa opened Drupa 2016 with a flurry of announcements that demonstrate the transition of the company and its Nanography technology from a proof-of-concept, unveiled at Drupa 2012, to a robust line of Nanographic Printing presses that address all major print segments. The company has entered into strategic partnerships with Quad/Graphics, the largest publication printer in Read more about Drupa 2016: Big Steps for Landa, Giant Steps for Digital Printing[…]

Advancements in Digital Print and Finishing

Transactional statements provide vital data to consumers. Advancements in digital print and finishing technologies affect transactional production for both in plants and data centers. In the high and ultra-high volume space, users look for a complete, end-to-end mailing solution. Continuous feed inkjet technologies and sophisticated digital finishing systems provide core services to this segment. While Read more about Advancements in Digital Print and Finishing[…]

The State of Variable Data Printing

The state of the industry for variable data printing (VDP) is strong. InfoTrends monitors the VDP marketplace in three ways: Retail sales of software to end users. Retail sales by company type (commercial vs. in-plant printers). The retail value of VDP products (sold to print customers). While sales of VDP software has peaked, the opportunity Read more about The State of Variable Data Printing[…]

Why Direct Mail Is Still a Viable Marketing Tactic

We’ve always known that Canada produces delicious food, from maple syrup to poutine, and hilarious comedians, from John Candy to Mike Myers. Now, our friends to the north have made another important contribution, this time to the world of modern marketing. A new study commissioned by Canada Post explored how direct mail factors into the Read more about Why Direct Mail Is Still a Viable Marketing Tactic[…]

Digital Printing-What is it good for?

Digital printing has really taken off in the last decade from the original Indigo digital press to the new high speed digital inkjet web presses of today. Frequently with my customers the question comes up, when is digital printing most effective and when should I move to offset printing or web printing? I believe this Read more about Digital Printing-What is it good for?[…]

THE GREAT DIGITAL PRINTING PRESS DEBATE

THE GREAT DIGITAL PRINTING PRESS DEBATE: NANOGRAPHY™ PROCESS OR INKJET TECHNOLOGY? Digital Printing Struggles to Come of Age Production digital printing, which recently celebrated its 20th birthday, has certainly shown steady growth since its inception. It has introduced highly successful applications, like personalized printing, print-on-demand, and affordable short runs. Let’s not forget other products born Read more about THE GREAT DIGITAL PRINTING PRESS DEBATE[…]

DscoopX Kicks Off Thursday, March 5th

DscoopX, the largest annual conference for HP Digital Print users kicks off Thursday, March 5, 2015 in Washington D.C. The event brings together a worldwide community of visionaries from leading graphic arts companies and 100+ industry partners for collaboration and idea sharing focused on business growth. The 2015 event will feature former Global Marketing Officer Read more about DscoopX Kicks Off Thursday, March 5th[…]

Digital Glass Printing on the Rise

The inquiries at Marabu’s stand at this year’s Glasstec clearly showed the current trend in the glass industry. These inquiries were primarily about UV-curable primers, including combining them with hot stamping, and digital glass printing solutions, especially full coverage of glass surfaces using roller-coating with the new Marashield UV-CGL shades. Marabu has positioned itself as Read more about Digital Glass Printing on the Rise[…]

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[…]