Signarama® Christiansburg has upgraded its graphics capability, significantly increasing output and eliminating the need to outsource jobs with the purchase of a new EFI™ Pro 16h hybrid flatbed/roll-to-roll UV LED wide-format inkjet printer. The Christiansburg, Virginia-based signage and graphics franchise purchased the 65-inch wide printer from local authorized EFI distributor Intoprint Technologies.

The German company highlights the Acuity Ultra’s speed and versatility as being essential to operations, while providing a future-proof solution for the ever-changing market.

Insitu Group has become the UK and Ireland’s first user of Durst’s P5 350 all-in-one hybrid solution for flexible roll and board printing, the industry’s ‘best technology platform’. This is the centerpiece of a major investment that takes quality and productivity into a new era, as well as opening up new markets.

Latvian-based printing company PM-TM purchased its second EFI™ VUTEk® h5 hybrid roll-to-roll/flatbed LED superwide-format printer from Electronics For Imaging, Inc. in less than six months. The recently installed 3.2-metre-wide printer will allow the company to meet customer demand as well as pursue business goals to increase export orders.

When GRS Signs finds a good product it sticks with it. Last month it purchased a Mimaki UCJV300-160 from CMYUK.

Timing they often say is everything and Mike Rawlings MD at Signet Signs Ltd may well be inclined to agree.

In the Spring of 2020, Spoonflower, a North Carolina-based supplier of decorated textiles serving entrepreneurs, graphic designers, and DIY artisans worldwide, installed four new Kornit Presto S systems for roll-to-roll, direct-to-fabric digital decoration. This installation, which effectively doubled Spoonflower’s production capacity, was fast-tracked to answer a considerable increase in topline growth since the onset of COVID-19 restrictions disrupted the industry.

Glasgow's Source Signs says replacing its second-hand Roland VersaCAMM with a brand-new Roland TrueVIS VG2-640, supplied by Quality Print Services (QPS), has made 'a massive difference' to its turnaround speeds.

Fujifilm India launched its new large-format system, the Acuity Ultra. This UV-curable roll-to-roll printer uses Uvijet GS inks, a solvent-free chemistry that is both fully emission compliant and Greenguard approved.

The “new normal” brought about by the global pandemic is requiring stores, restaurants, schools, and businesses to create safe operating environments while guiding individuals within their respective spaces. To make it easier for print service providers to produce signage for these environments, Roland DGA has developed Social Distancing Signage Solutions – “build your own” packages that include the materials, hardware, software and free design templates needed to produce health and safety graphics.

Edinburgh-based Mac Signs have taken receipt of the multi-award-winning Roland DG TrueVIS SG2-540 printer/cutter, continuing a legacy for this accidental sign maker and his family.

Magenta Vision is happy to announce that it has officially launched the new TECKWIN SHARK TS5000SF Printer in Europe.

Roland DG Corporation, a leading manufacturer of wide format inkjet printers and printer cutters, today announced the global launch of the new TrueVIS VF2-640 64" wide-format inkjet printer.

swissQprint's Spanish subsidiary has opened a new showroom. Here, visitors can witness live demonstrations of flatbed and roll to roll printing made in Switzerland.

SpeedPro (Irving, Texas, USA) is known across the USA for providing clients with top-quality large format printing that meets extreme resolution levels and unparalleled quality standards. In its 15th year, the studio consistently exceeds customer demands with unmatched timeliness and the utmost professionalism in delivering a range of print products, including environmental graphics, murals, event, and trade show displays, vehicle wraps, and more.

TVE Reclameproducties has been testing the new Oberon RTR3300 roll-to-roll printer from Agfa for almost a year. According to owner Hennie van Osch, it is a robust machine. “Built to European standards.” Faster and with better print quality than its little sister, the Anapurna RTR3200i LED, of which TVE has two. The media reach is wide. “If you cannot print media on the Oberon, you cannot print them on anything.”

The Agfa Oberon RTR3300 is a dedicated 3.3 m high-end roll-to-roll inkjet printer that combines extreme productivity and quality with an extensive media scope and a unique ease of use.

The Swiss manufacturer of high-end large format printers, swissQprint, has established a new subsidiary in the UK. swissQprint UK is based in Bracknell, Berkshire and provides sales, servicing and application support.

The Italian company, a specialist manufacturer of functional sportswear, conducted research and began producing masks in response to the COVID-19 crisis.

Funky Labels, based in Somerset, have taken advantage of Roland’s TR2 ink conversion opportunity. After upgrading its Roland TrueVIS VG-540 to new TR2 inks, Funky Labels says it is benefiting from faster printing and drying speeds, less material wastage, more efficient cleaning and brighter colours.

With the national “For the Love of Scrubs” campaign in full flight, hobby sewist, Emma Dalzell set up the ‘Mid Cheshire Hospitals - Leighton/Northwich’ offshoot to respond to increasing requests from local hospitals for scrubs and other items required on the frontline as the health service continues its fight against the coronavirus pandemic.

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