Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Services

Swift Glass to Showcase Chemically Strengthened Glass Parts at Display Week 2016

May 26, 2016

Swift Glass, worldwide leader in the manufacturing of quality glass parts, is set to exhibit at the Society for Information Display’s annual Display Week Exhibition from May 24 to 26, 2016. The exhibition, held in San Francisco, Calif., brings together companies from around the world to discuss and showcase the latest developments in display technology. This year’s Display Week will... Read More

Paints & Coatings, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Michelman to Introduce Water-Based Primer Technologies at Drupa 2016 for UV Inkjet Press Manufacturers and Owners

May 26, 2016

CINCINNATI, OH - Michelman, a global manufacturer of digital printing-press primers used in commercially printed material as well as labels and packaging will introduce drupa 2016 visitors to new high performance, water-based primer technologies for use with UV inkjet printing presses that improve print quality and ink adhesion.    The company is working with a number of UV inkjet press... Read More

Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Direct-to-Package Printing System features heavy-duty design.

May 26, 2016

Equipped with 64-bit processor and Near-Edge 305 dpi High-Speed Printhead, ThermaPrint 64 is suitable for printing pre-formed pouches, lids, tags, cards, cartons, and sleeves. Unit is powered by 4–6 motors, dependent on configuration. Customers can add powered stacker for additional capacity in larger production runs and for precise stacking of materials such as small lids or cards. Using USB and Ethernet interfaces, Thermaprint 64 allows interface flexibility and ease of networking. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

New Primer Technologies at Drupa 2016 Create Opportunities for Water-Based Inkjet Digital Press Manufacturers and Owners

May 23, 2016

CINCINNATI, OH - Michelman, a global manufacturer of digital printing-press primers used in commercially printed material as well as labels and packaging will introduce drupa 2016 visitors to a new primer technology for use with high-speed water-based inkjet printing presses. According to Mr. Jan Denies, Industry Manager for Michelman’s Printing Packaging Group, “Effectively printing on... Read More

Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

FDM 3D Printers suit demanding manufacturing applications.

May 20, 2016

With sacrificial tooling solution, Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM®)-based 3D Printers can rapidly create complex, hollow composite parts. ST-130 material and fill patterns accelerate dissolution and build speed, while optimizing autoclave performance and tool quality. ULTEM 9085 Aerospace grade filaments allow full production traceability in compliance with aerospace requirements. Offering smooth matte finish, PC-ABS material is suited for challenging applications, such as power-tool prototyping. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

BRD Printing Takes its Business to New Heights with the Canon imagePRESS C10000VP

May 19, 2016

Recent installation increases efficiency and boosts productivity for regional print leader MELVILLE, N.Y., – Canon Solutions America, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Canon U.S.A., Inc., today announced that BRD Printing, Inc. turned to the Canon imagePRESS C10000VP to enhance its print services and has since experienced heightened levels of quality and efficiency. The Michigan-based... Read More

Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Software

Design-to-3D Print Application intuitively streamlines operations.

May 19, 2016

Built on cloud-based SaaS platform and BI environment, GrabCAD Print facilitates 3D printing by making it intuitive and accessible. Print preparation environment of this open architecture workflow application removes complexities from design-to-3D print process. Eliminating requirements to translate and repair CAD files, this unified job preparation, scheduling, and monitoring platform can natively read several CAD formats and facilitates data sharing; all information is securely managed. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Large Format Printer offers instant operation and data security.

May 19, 2016

Targeting technical document users, monochrome Océ PlotWave 450 leverages Waterfast print technology and Océ Radiant Fusing technology to produce as many as 8 D-size prints/min on up to 4 media rolls. Delivery tray stacks up to 150 sheets up to 42 in. wide, and online folder option automatically generates folded documents. Able to produce prints in <30 sec from sleep mode, device also features secure login/smart card support, Windows 8 embedded platform, and Océ POWERsync controller. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Large Format Printing Systems offer advanced security.

May 19, 2016

Suited for small and medium workgroups. Océ PlotWave 345/365 are based on Océ Radiant Fusing technology, providing instant-on printing performance. Units offer advanced security features and hardening such as electronic file shredding, IPsec, removable hard disk, and disc encryption. Equipped with 10.4 in. Océ ClearConnect color touchscreen, systems are built to retrieve files from cloud using smart phone or computer, and can print up to 6 D-size prints/min on single or dual media rolls. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Services

Automated 3D Post-Printing System offers dual functionality.

May 19, 2016

Used in post-processing of 3D printed parts, Hybrid Series combines automated support removal and surface finishing capabilities in one machine. Functionality accelerates use of additive manufacturing in production volumes by reducing cycle time. Able to remove supports from metals as well as such high-end thermoplastics as Ultem, series includes DECI Duo model with closed-loop system and space-optimized footprint. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Thermal Transfer Printer produces terminal block labels and more.

May 5, 2016

With 300 x 600 dpi resolution, MarkinGenius MG3 can print 300,000 instantaneously dry tags suitable for use as terminal block marker labels. Industrial printer, offering plug-and-play functionality, can also be used to produce company nameplates, switch plate labels, barcodes, bitmaps, clipart, logos, and schematics. While printer comes with software, templates, cabling, and one black printer ribbon, other available print ribbons include blue, green, red, silver, and white. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Canon Solutions America Announces Collaboration with D&K Group

May 4, 2016

Expanded finishing portfolio offers turnkey large format print and laminate solutions MELVILLE, N.Y. – Canon Solutions America, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Canon U.S.A., Inc., today announced that it has partnered with D and K Group – a global manufacturer of leading-edge adhesive and coating technologies and print finishing equipment. The vertically integrated manufacturer... Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

FASTSIGNS and Epson Extend Partnership to Offer Franchisees New Printer to Increase Efficiency and Drive Sales

April 28, 2016

Leading Global Sign, Graphics and Visual Communications Franchisor One of First to Offer New Epson SureColor Solvent Printing Technology ORLANDO, Fla. - (ISA, FastSigns Booth #844 and Epson Booth #2557) - FASTSIGNS International, Inc., the leader in signs, graphics and visual communications, and Epson America, a global leader in printing technology, today announced a partnership to offer... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Precision Holder increases HIT Co Ltd SMT printer performance.

April 26, 2016

Available in blue, silver, red, and green for large format printers made by HIT Co Ltd, Universal Permalex Holder and Blade Assembly includes sliding and floating paste retainers that help increase SMT printer performance by keeping solder paste neatly contained within print area.<br /> Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

OSAI Provides CNC Control for Fabru PlastJet 3C 3D Printers Providing High Precision, Simultaneous High-Speed Operation

April 25, 2016

Chicopee, MA – OSAI announced that it now provides its OPENcontrol for the Fabru PlastJet 3C Model printers. These printers provide high precision, high-speed operation using three different plastic materials simultaneously. Designed for industrial prototype applications, the PlastJet 3C operation is based on Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) following a CAM path managed by OSAI’s... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Brady Receives Boeing Performance Excellence Award

April 22, 2016

Superior performance in delivery and quality earns Brady third straight recognition MILWAUKEE, Wis. – Brady (NYSE:BRC), a global leader in industrial and safety printing systems and solutions, today announced that it has received a third consecutive Silver Boeing Performance Excellence Award for its aerospace industry solutions. Brady is one of only 423 suppliers to receive the Silver... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

3D Printed Gauges and Fixtures Are Very Effective

April 20, 2016

Vulcan GMS has blogged about our 3D printer, the Stratasys Fortus 250mc, in the past. This machine is an FDM (Fused Deposition Modeling) machine and builds up the parts in layers as small as 0.007 inches using an ABS material. Normally these types of machines are thought of as “prototype part producers,” but we have found that there are many additional uses for them beyond prototyping for... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Screen Truepress Jet520ZZ a 'Game Changer' for Polaris Direct

April 19, 2016

ROLLING MEADOWS, Illinois – The combination of industry expertise and patented technology has propelled Polaris Direct along its meteoric rise in the graphic communications industry. A full-service lettershop and direct marketing specialist, Polaris Direct has installed the Screen Truepress Jet520ZZ at its headquarters in Hooksett, New Hampshire. The company is using Screen’s flagship... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Hammer Packaging Invests in the Future with a Mark Andy P7 and Rotoflex VLI

April 18, 2016

New additions expand its printing and converting capabilities St. Louis, Missouri, USA – Hammer Packaging, an established leader in labels and package decoration products, has installed a Mark Andy Performance Series P7 press along with a Rotoflex VLI 440 finishing system. The new 17-inch, 10-color P7 press includes combination hot air drying/UV curing, a Mark Andy QCDC™ (Quick Change... Read More

Automatic ID, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Flexographic Printer targets packaging plants.

April 18, 2016

Featuring heavy-duty construction, In-Plant Flexographic Bag & Box Printing System will produce commercial quality imprint including logos, text, ingredients, and barcodes on all 4 sides of case or blank at one time in area up to 40 x 38 in. Stand-alone flat case and blank/tray printer can print on virtually any surface, such as sulfite, boxboard, chipboard, coated and non-coated stocks as well as kraft multiwall bags. Options to print polyethylene bags as well as a 2nd color are available. Read More