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  • DTP boosts cutting efficiency with Vivid investment
    The device, which can process substrates up to 400gsm at a maximum speed of 20 sheets/min, was installed at the Edinburgh-based digital printer’s 372sqm site last month. It was brought in to replace a ... read more
    Source: PrintWeek Digital News FeedPublished on 2018-07-16
  • Taylor Bloxham continues growth drive with new hire
    Jason Cox joined the Leicester-headquartered company in the newly created role around two months ago. Cox has more than 20 years’ experience in sales and marketing within the print industry, including ... read more
    Source: PrintWeek Digital News FeedPublished on 2018-07-16
  • Heidelberg to hold Digital Performance open house
    The Digital Performance open house will take place from 10am to 4.30pm on Wednesday 12 September at the firm's national showroom in Brentford. Both the EP (Performance) and EV (Value) printers will ... read more
    Source: PrintWeek Digital News FeedPublished on 2018-07-13
  • Huge amount of book printing kit goes on sale
    Long-established $100m (£76m) turnover book printer Edwards Brothers Malloy shut down abruptly last month after 125 years in business. The firm’s assets have been purchased by a joint venture partnership ... read more
    Source: PrintWeek Digital News FeedPublished on 2018-07-12
  • Fuji Xerox boss: break-up ‘will not happen’
    In an interview with Reuters, Fuji Xerox president Kouichi Tamai said he believed that breaking up the long-standing joint venture would not be a viable option for Xerox. “I’m confident a break-up ... read more
    Source: PrintWeek Digital News FeedPublished on 2018-07-10
  • The Print Centre Group acquires Semaphore Display
    The purchase of Semaphore, which was completed last Tuesday (3 July), is the 10-staff Cardiff-based company's first acquisition. The deal came about when The Print Centre Group director Mark Williams ... read more
    Source: PrintWeek Digital News FeedPublished on 2018-07-10
  • Prokom visitors express industry hopes and fears
    Bosses from GB Mail, UK Mail, Multicoat Print Finishers, Nettl and a host of other UK companies attended Prokom’s second annual conference in Budapest, Hungary, earlier this month. Delegates also came ... read more
    Source: PrintWeek Digital News FeedPublished on 2018-07-06
  • Jadan presses forward with Versafire EV install
    Hull-based Jadan will be drafting in the new digital printer to replace a five-year-old Ricoh Pro C901 which will remain onsite as a back-up option. The EV is set to arrive by early August. Jadan intends ... read more
    Source: PrintWeek Digital News FeedPublished on 2018-07-04
  • Apex founders retire, Cron and Ryobi agencies find new homes
    “Basically Terry [Bratt, technical director] and I want to retire. I’m 68 and Terry’s 66 and a half and we had been looking to sell for a while,” said Apex managing director Bob Usher. In a deal signed ... read more
    Source: PrintWeek Digital News FeedPublished on 2018-07-04
  • $300m investment boost for Landa
    Headed up by founder and chair Benny Landa, the Israeli manufacturer will use this latest cash injection to finance the expansion of its company infrastructure and manufacturing capabilities, as well as ... read more
    Source: PrintWeek Digital News FeedPublished on 2018-06-29
  • Wood Richardson targets consumer market with Xerox investment
    The digital press went live in March to further expand the York company's capability so it can print A4 landscape-format brochures. Established in 1905, the company has been run by the Richardson family ... read more
    Source: PrintWeek Digital News FeedPublished on 2018-06-29
  • Howard Hunt makes multi-million pound inkjet investment
    The Kent-based direct mail specialist confirmed a deal with HP this week for a PageWide T240 HD web press. It is expecting to take delivery of its new press, an expansion of its technology portfolio, at ... read more
    Source: PrintWeek Digital News FeedPublished on 2018-06-29
  • Xaar announces “cost actions” following ceramics underperformance
    In a trading update released today (27 June), the Cambridge-headquartered inkjet developer said: “We had previously indicated that the increasing proportion of total revenue represented by new products ... read more
    Source: PrintWeek Digital News FeedPublished on 2018-06-27
  • Xerox hits back with threats over Fuji Xerox agreement
    Coming in response to Fujifilm’s decision to sue Xerox for $1bn (£760m) in damages last week over the cancellation of the pair’s $6.1bn (£4.5bn) merger deal, Xerox chief executive John Visentin wrote to ... read more
    Source: PrintWeek Digital News FeedPublished on 2018-06-26
  • East London community printer launches after £1m kit haul
    Based under a railway arch in Tower Hamlets, the commercial print start-up is overseen by general manager Gulzar Shuvo. It aims to serve clients in the local community, with a particular focus on printing ... read more
    Source: PrintWeek Digital News FeedPublished on 2018-06-22
  • Hickling & Squires in Xerox Iridesse UK first
    The Newthorpe, Nottingham-based business has purchased the machine – direct from Xerox – alongside a new Xerox Versant 3100 to boost its capacity and enable it to offer a wider variety of colour printing ... read more
    Source: PrintWeek Digital News FeedPublished on 2018-06-20