Sihl Digital Imaging (www.sihlusa.com) has developed a new series of satin/gloss/matte photo papers for use with latex inkjet printers. According to Sihl, Pipeline S, Pipeline G, and Malibu papers feature a proprietary coating technology that is not impacted by the curing or drying temperatures of latex printers. The result, the company says, is a perfectly smooth, dry print that establishes a new standard of color, quality, and detail. Pipeline and Malibu papers can be laminated with pressure-sensitive or thermal films.
Xante announced the upgraded version of iQueue workflow automation software. iQueue 8, a multi-user workflow, is designed specifically for digital print systems. It automates complex prepress tasks; helps eliminate costly errors and dramatically increases efficiencies and print quality.
iQueue 8’s intuitive interface and advanced features make it easy to manage multiple digital files, make independent CMYK adjustments, match critical spot colors, apply screen values, share files between iQueue workstations and estimate job costs.
HP expanded its of HP Latex Printing Technologies with the introduction of the HP Latex 3000 Printer, helping industrial print service providers (PSPs) produce high-value applications with improved productivity, quality, and versatility.
HP also announced the rebranding of its HP Designjet and Scitex latex printers and supplies. The new sub-brand for these offerings is HP Latex, demonstrating the strategic importance of latex to the HP Large-Format Graphics portfolio.
The latest addition to the Inca Onset series, the Inca Onset Q40i has been developed to address the growing market for an ultra-high-quality flatbed device, printing onto media up to 3.14m x 1.6m (123.6 inches x 63 inches) and up to 50mm (2in) thick. Using the latest Fujifilm Spectra Dimatix QS10 printheads, the Inca Onset Q40i delivers a 10 picolitre drop size, compared to the 27 picolitre drop size used on S40i model.
CMYK Distributors, Inc. of Weymouth, MA and Fujifilm North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division, announce that Fujifilm has joined CMYK Distributors, Inc.’s distribution network.
In a poverty-stricken neighborhood of Addis Ababa, a mother meticulously hand weaves a beautiful scarf that will be shipped and sold thousands of miles away to help support Fresh and Green Academy, an Ethiopian school where her children are educated and fed.
Screen Print India 2013 will be held at NSIC Exhibition Complex, Okhla, New Delhi from September 19-22, 2013. When a B2B exhibition pulls in focused industry visitors at Mumbai for two decades, there are bound to be requests from other parts of the country, to organise it there as well. Responding to this overwhelming demand, after 10 hugely successful editions in Mumbai, the dedicated exhibition, Screen Print India, now makes its way to NSIC Exhibition Complex, Okhla, New Delhi from September 19-22, 2013.
The Association of CorelDRAW Professionals (ACDRP), publisher of CorelDRAWHelp magazine, announces the development of two new websites.
The new magazine site, built with Corel Website Creator, is located at www.CorelDRAWHelp.com. It offers a free subscription to the magazine as well as a range of valuable information for many different graphic processes (image transfer, signs, heat transfers, laser engraving, sandblasting, and more). Visitors can see slide shows of graphic product ideas that they can use to make money with their graphics skills.
Imagine! Print Solutions has enhanced its capabilities with the addition of the Thieme 5080XL 5-color in-line screen printing press. The Thieme 5080XL is a state-of-the-art large format multi-color press that combines printing, functionality, and technical engineering into a large-format screen press. The Thieme 5080XL is a robust press that prints on a wide range of substrates with a print area up to 10 ft. and at speeds up to 600 sheets per hour. This acquisition allows Imagine!
InteliCoat Technologies, a company dedicated to the development and fulfillment of high performance digital imaging substrates, announced the introduction of Magic ECO-Satin indoor paper for promotional signage. Designed to offer exceptional print performance on latex, solvent, eco-solvent and UV-cure printing systems. ECO-Satin is designed to be an economically priced poster paper.