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First Display started off in taxi advertising, but an investment in Roland printing equipment has seen it explore exciting new avenues – despite a lack of printing experience.

Massivit 3D, the leading provider of large format 3D printing solutions for visual communication applications, today announced that its customer, METROPOLE has created an ultra-realistic, full-size triceratops to promote a new palaeontology exhibition at Paris’ Musée national d'Histoire naturelle.

A multi-unit housing development’s physical setting can play an important role in creating an effective, remarkable resident experience. Here are three key questions a residential property should consider.

According to a new study from Borrell, a media research company, out-of-home advertising (OOH) is the only ad medium, outside of internet marketing, that has shown consistent growth since 2008 and is expected to continue to grow over the next five years.* It is predicted that OOH revenue will increase from $7.3 billion in 2018 to $18.5 billion by the year 2020.

Direct Edge Media increases speed and throughput with its new Onset X3, a high productivity UV flatbed printer distributed exclusively in North America by Fujifilm Graphic Systems Division.

Online print shop Onlineprinters has reached an important milestone with a quarter of a million carbon neutral print orders: In 250,000 cases, customers deliberately chose to offset the carbon emissions generated by producing their order by sponsoring a climate protection project. Since Onlineprinters introduced carbon neutral production in 2013, they have been able to offset 7,900 tons of carbon. This is equivalent to the carbon emissions a car would produce if it were to travel all roads worldwide: just under 32 million kilometres.

Epson America, Inc., in an effort to continue expansion in to the package proofing market, today announced that the Epson SureColor® S80600 64-inch roll-to-roll solvent printer has been certified by GMG Americas, a subsidiary of GMG Color for use with software GMG ColorProof 5.10 and GMG OpenColor 2.1.5. GMG Americas selected the SureColor S80600 as part of the recommended package proofing solution to boost substantial technological enhancements designed to deliver precise, repeatable performance with high accuracy and an exceptional color gamut to the package proofing market.

Only BannerSpring can turn a crumbling wall into a flawless wallscape in 24 minutes.

FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division’s J Press 720S has further enhanced the capabilities of Haig’s Quality Printing, a Las Vegas-based print service provider with a worldwide reputation of bringing design elements to life through technology.

Ricoh USA, Inc. have announced the latest success in its efforts to push the boundaries of innovative, interactive print with the recent release of Introduction to Graphic Communication, Second Edition (www.igcbook.com), a textbook that also includes interactive content, such as videos and online discussion. Empowered by Ricoh's Clickable Paper augmented reality solution, the industry's first such book incorporates a broader interactive digital experience that demonstrates and describes the future of graphic communications. This book, written by Dr. Harvey Levenson and John Parsons, is now available for purchase.

New materials, printing techniques and technologies allow the signage industry to constantly evolve as the demand for greater impact and differentiation increases. AllSigns Visual Communications Limited works with brand owners, agencies, architects and designers to translate their visions into impactful brand profiles.

Proving that innovation and creativity is at the core of everything they do, Kernow Coatings have launched a new way to help their distributors show end users applications and benefits, not just products.

Take advantage of world cup fever and make savings across a wide range of display graphics products and consumables with Innotech Digital's Goal Savers promotion.

The new solution enables graphics producers, sign-makers and décor service providers to use an Océ Arizona flatbed printer to print multiple layers, resulting in printed effects that mimic textured surfaces, embossing, metallic accents and raised lettering.

The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) is pleased to announce James Martin has come on board as Executive Vice President, Supplier and Manufacturer Relations. In this capacity, Martin will also serve as Executive Secretary of the soon-to-be-launched Supplier and Manufacturer Advisory Council.

Global Retail Marketing Display agency, StarMedia International is expanding its reach to the United Kingdom, with the main focal point of helping UK and European retail companies enhance their branding via more cost-effective and efficient strategies.

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