Higher throughput. Faster turnaround. High print quality. Just in time. These criteria are the most important when selecting the right hardware and software for print service providers, and in particular for wide format printers. Increasing incoming orders with simultaneously decreasing print runs require the conversion to automated processes. The decisive factor here is a perfect interaction between software and hardware.
Electronics For Imaging (EFI), have reported that General Data is upgrading its production operations with the EFI™ Packaging Suite workflow, featuring Radius® software as the workflow’s core MIS/ERP technology. The Cincinnati-based company chose the EFI system in part because of EFI’s longstanding commitment to addressing users’ challenging workflow needs.
Virtual Systems, a provider of cloud-based print MIS software, announced that White Wolf Branding Solutions has successfully completed implementing Midnight software and is gaining momentum with several aspects of the system.
Cloud to Print, the UK and Ireland distributor of the Keyline management information system, has signed a 5 year contract to work in partnership with Resolve Business Management to deal with sales and installation of the system across the region. Wayne Beckett and Chris Watson, owners of Resolve and formerly with Imprint-MIS, have set up their own consultancy to work with Cloud to Print to bring the product to market.
MIS software company, Tharstern, have just launched a brand-new tool that they say will solve a big problem for the printing industry. Their new Layout Library will allow printers to teach their MIS how to lay down impositions in the correct way for their equipment and processes. This will remove the need for prepress to manually adjust or change the impositions sent down by the MIS.