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3D printing could be future of infrastructure - Chicago Tribune

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3D printing could be future of infrastructure
Chicago Tribune
3D printing is evolving and new designs are constantly being developed as creations such as weapons, musical instruments, clothes and even operable vehicles have already been printed. Substantial progress has been made in the 3D printing industry and ...

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Amcor launches new business in South Africa

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Amcor Flexibles Europe, Middle East and Africa (AFEMEA) has completed the acquisition of Nampak Flexible, the leading flexibles packaging company in South Africa, and launched Amcor Flexibles South Africa (AFSA).
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Jindal Films Europe makes trigeneration investment in Italy

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Jindal Films Europe has made a strategic investment at its Brindisi plant in southern Italy in the form of a trigeneration plant, which allows for the production of heat, electrical power and cooling power from just one power source.
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Ricoh Thermal Media launches new products in the Indian market

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Ricoh Thermal Media Asia Pacific, a wholly owned subsidiary of Japanese company Ricoh, has launched special resin and high scratch resistance wax and resin ribbons in India.
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Etirama and Nilpeter enter partnership

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Press manufacturers Etirama and Nilpeter have entered a partnership that will see them exchange technical knowledge, pre- and post-sales support, and work on the development of new machines at Etirama’s plant in Sorocaba, just outside Sao Paulo.
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GM extends presence in Chile with showroom in Santiago

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Finishing equipment supplier GM has inaugurated a technology showroom in Santiago, Chile.
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Grafisk Kvik Service enters the US market for after-sales service and support

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Danish pre-press service provider Grafisk Kvik Service (GKS) has moved into the US with an after-sales service and support function base out of Quakertown, Pennsylvania.
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Convertech to launch Sureprint Excel Pro doctor blades

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Convertech Equipment, an Indian manufacturer of doctor blades, will launch the Sureprint Excel Pro range at Labelexpo Europe 2015, which are said to make it possible to achieve low friction doctoring with longer running life.
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SIPA reaches out to more than 2,000 printers

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South India Printers Association (SIPA) has reached out to more than 2,000 printers during two print tours (Print Yatra) organized by the association, including rural printers who are so far not connected with any major association on national and state levels.
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WhatTheyThink White Paper Sponsored by Esko Looks at the Changing Face of Packaging

Print CEO - Sun, 07/05/2015 - 8:07pm
Changes in consumer behavior spur new approaches to design and production   The growing adoption of digital printing and the proliferation of brand communication channels are dramatically changing the way packaging can be produced. At the same time, consumers’ relationships with brands—and thus with packaging—have been changing, thanks to drivers such as the increase in single-person households, an aging population, and, at the same time, the rise of the “mille You can now subscribe to artilce discussions. Subscribe to Recent Discussions Follow us on: Twitter | Facebook | LinkedIn
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Editing Independence (Digital Nirvana)

Print CEO - Sun, 07/05/2015 - 8:07pm
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Three Customers Purchase Scodix Ultra Pro Systems at Printex to Overcome Demand

Print CEO - Sun, 07/05/2015 - 8:07pm
Australia’s CMYKHub , Port Printing, and New Zealand’s Fuzed have all purchased additional Scodix systems for one reason: to meet the increasing marketplace demand Rosh Haayin, Israel - Scodix, the leading provider of digital enhancement solutions for the graphic arts industry, today announced the recent acquisitions of Scodix Ultra™ Pro presses by CMYKHub (Australia), Port Printing Works (Australia), and Fuzed of Auckland, New Zealand. You can now subscribe to artilce discussions. Subscribe to Recent Discussions Follow us on: Twitter | Facebook | LinkedIn
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Entries Now Accepted for the 2015 SGIA Product of the Year Competition

Print CEO - Sun, 07/05/2015 - 8:07pm
Annual contest showcases advancements in the specialty imaging industry Fairfax, Virginia - The 2015 SGIA Product of the Year competition is now accepting submissions! The contest highlights the most significant contributions to specialty imaging technology, and winners receive international acclaim at the SGIA Expo (Atlanta, November 4–6). “The Product of the Year competition is an excellent opportunity for SGIA member exhibitors to highlight their ou You can now subscribe to artilce discussions. Subscribe to Recent Discussions Follow us on: Twitter | Facebook | LinkedIn
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XMPie Launches Store Flow Cloud, a SaaS web-to-print Solution

Print CEO - Sun, 07/05/2015 - 8:07pm
XMPie Lowers the Barriers to Adopting Web-to-Print with Its Latest ‘Pay-As-You-Go’, Software-as-a-Service Solution  New York, NY – XMPie®, a leading provider of Web-to-print and personalized communication software, announces the release of StoreFlow Cloud – a subscription-based solution for creating Web-to-print portals.  With little or no IT investment required, StoreFlow Cloud lowers  the barriers to entry for practicing Web-to-print, making it You can now subscribe to artilce discussions. Subscribe to Recent Discussions Follow us on: Twitter | Facebook | LinkedIn
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FASTSIGNS International, Inc. Becomes an ACCGC Sustaining Corporate Affiliate

Print CEO - Sun, 07/05/2015 - 8:07pm
FASTSIGNS International, Inc. located in Carrollton, Texas has become a Sustaining Corporate Affiliate of the Accrediting Council for Collegiate Graphic Communications, Inc. Ms. Catherine Monson, CEO & President of the company stated that, “Graphic communications is an exciting field that continues to evolve and grow. We want to ensure that the future generations are provided with the best possible knowledge and resources to be competitive and innovative. The FASTSIGNS network and many You can now subscribe to artilce discussions. Subscribe to Recent Discussions Follow us on: Twitter | Facebook | LinkedIn
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China Adopts New Forest Certification Regulation

Print CEO - Sun, 07/05/2015 - 8:07pm
The China Forest Certification Council (CFCC) has announced that the Chinese Government has passed and is enacting immediately its new national forest certification regulations. These important rules set out the scope, framework, and requirements for all forest certifications operating in China. All forest certification activities must comply with the forest certification requirements which require adherence to Chinese national certification standards.  “This is an important and hist You can now subscribe to artilce discussions. Subscribe to Recent Discussions Follow us on: Twitter | Facebook | LinkedIn
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FESPA brand draws growing Asian audience

Print CEO - Sun, 07/05/2015 - 8:07pm
Increase in Asian visitors to FESPA Global Expo 2015 and high level of entries to FESPA AwardsThe recent FESPA 2015 Global Expo proved just how successful FESPA has been at consolidating its brand in Asia, as it welcomed a significant increase in Asian visitors, including nearly 300 from China. Among the 23137 visitors to FESPA 2015 in Cologne, Germany, there was a 59% increase in representatives from Asia compared with FESPA 2010, making up 5% of the total visitor base. This highlights how the You can now subscribe to artilce discussions. Subscribe to Recent Discussions Follow us on: Twitter | Facebook | LinkedIn
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GWG Releases Test Results and Best Practices for Quality Control of Tablet Publishing Solutions

Print CEO - Sun, 07/05/2015 - 8:07pm
Belgium - The Ghent Workgroup's (GWG) Cross Media Subcommittee has released test results and best practice recommendations for four popular digital publishing solutions that integrate with Adobe InDesign to generate files suitable for use and viewing on tablets. The GWG evaluated the four solutions; Adobe Digital Publishing Suite, TwixlMedia Publisher, Aquafadas and AppStudio, using its Designed for Tablets (DFT) Test Suite. The whitepaper may be downloaded here. The (DFT) Test Su You can now subscribe to artilce discussions. Subscribe to Recent Discussions Follow us on: Twitter | Facebook | LinkedIn
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Lecta to Showcase Its New Label Solutions at Labelexpo Europe 2015

Print CEO - Sun, 07/05/2015 - 8:07pm
The world’s largest event for the label industry will take place from September 29 to October 2 in Brussels  Lecta, a leading European manufacturer and distributor of specialty papers for labels and flexible packaging, will be present at this year’s edition of “Labelexpo Europe”, where it will showcase new features in its one-side coated, metallized, cast-coated and thermal papers and pressure-sensitive materials. Lecta’s extensive range of innovative, environ You can now subscribe to artilce discussions. Subscribe to Recent Discussions Follow us on: Twitter | Facebook | LinkedIn
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manroland web systems Joins Digital Book Printing Forum in London

Print CEO - Sun, 07/05/2015 - 8:07pm
Digital finishing solutions developed and engineered by manroland web systems help to save the printed book The “2015 London Digital Book Printing Forum” took place at The Royal Society in London on June 25, 2015. Around 150 people joined the event. The target audience was anyone who has a stake in the development of digital book production – from large global publishers, self-publishers, printing companies and suppliers to the printing and publishing industries. Also manrolan You can now subscribe to artilce discussions. Subscribe to Recent Discussions Follow us on: Twitter | Facebook | LinkedIn
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