Roland DG EMEA today announces the new ZT-1900, its largest, most productive textile printer to date. The ZT-1900 1.9m wide high-production dye-sublimation printer offers fast ROI due to impressively low running costs and efficient ink performance. It delivers superb quality print on applications including; fashion, sportswear, personalised interior decoration and soft signage.

Roland DGA’s Demo Days Roadshow truck made the first stop on its nationwide tour at Pacific Coast Sign Supply in Damascus, Oregon, enabling area print professionals to meet exclusively with product experts and see the company’s latest digital imaging devices in action. The two-day stop gave attendees the chance to set up pre-arranged appointments and interactive product demos, with safety and social distancing protocols in place.

Roland DG Corporation, a leading manufacturer of wide format inkjet printers and printer cutters, today announced the worldwide release of its proprietary VW-S1 densitometer to make colour matching between printers easier.

Innovative new features, including automatic tiling for processing large-scale output at high speed, and extended Advanced Inkjet Screens™, for enhanced image quality, are introduced in a major new release of the Harlequin RIP® today by developers Global Graphics Software. Harlequin Host Renderer 13 raises the bar in terms of productivity features for print service providers and provides new options to press manufacturers for scaling multiple RIPs for high performance digital front ends.

Roland DG Australia, a leading manufacturer of wide format inkjet printers and printer cutters, today announced the launch of new Roland Academy Online Training courses designed to support customers in lieu of face-to-face training.

More than 40% of UK shoppers have stopped visiting stores that have unclear signage on social distancing, according to the findings of a European study of 2,500+ shoppers from Roland DG.

Roland DG Australia, a leading manufacturer of wide format inkjet printers and printer cutters, today launched a new solution on the Company’s website designed to assist customers with creating COVID-19 related signage.

Hillstone Primary School in Birmingham recently approached HNS Signs for both innovative and friendly signage solutions to help their pupils adhere to social distancing best practices. With their re-opening for selected years in June they needed the scheme to be designed, manufactured and commissioned within just a week without compromising on the brief’s quality or effectiveness. ‘We wanted to create a friendly positive environment for pupils, whilst reassuring staff and parents that we were conforming to government guidance and that the safety of everyone on our site was our top priority.’ stated Kerry Cartwright, Hillside’s Strategic Business Manager.

With businesses across the country needing to clearly explain social distancing guidelines to customers and keep staff safe, the demand for quality signs and personalised PPE has exploded.

The Print Hive can meet increasing demand in two key areas – sustainable graphics and customised interiors – without sacrificing speed, quality or affordability, following the installation of a Roland EJ-640 DECO, a dedicated printing solution for the thriving interior decoration market.

When the 2020 NASCAR season started back up after being shut down for a two month-period due to COVID-19, things had changed dramatically. There were no cheering fans in the stands, the typical pre- and post-race festivities were gone, and personnel required to be there such as drivers, pit crews and camera crews now had to wear masks and practice social distancing. The entire 2020 racing schedule was different as well, with NASCAR squeezing in the number of races over a much shorter time period. Those responsible for the design and production of graphics for the race cars and support vehicles, such as the Richard Childress Racing (RCR) Graphics Center, have had to deal with significant changes as well. In addition to adapting to new COVID-19 protocols, with the condensed NASCAR schedule, their workload essentially doubled.

Roland DG Corporation, a leading manufacturer of wide format inkjet printers and printer cutters, today announced a new addition to its popular VersaUV LEF2 series benchtop UV flatbed printers. The LEF2-300D features an expanded workspace that supports a height of up to 200 mm, 100mm more than the standard model*.

Roland DG Australia, a leading manufacturer of wide format inkjet printers and printer cutters, today announced a 3-month warranty extension program to support its customers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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.

Roland DG Australia, a leading manufacturer of wide format inkjet printers and 3D devices worldwide, today announced that following on from its release in other markets around the world, the first IU-1000F large format UV-LED flatbed printer is now available in Australia. The device is designed to deliver unsurpassed performance, and meet the diverse needs of busy print service providers and commercial printers.

Roland DG Corporation, a leading manufacturer of wide format inkjet printers and printer cutters, today announced that it has released the latest version of its VersaWorks 6 RIP software for inkjet printers and initiated a free upgrade service for customers using compatible models.

Wide-format imaging leader Roland DGA Corporation will be conducting a series of informative, interactive ‘Business Builder” events – online virtual conferences and in-person, limited attendance appointments – through the remainder of 2020. Designed to help print professionals build their respective businesses with existing or new applications and technology, each Online Conference and Demo Days Roadshow event will provide valuable ideas and insights for maximizing business growth, productivity, and profitability. Additionally, with most physical tradeshows cancelled for the foreseeable future, these special events will offer convenient and safe ways for attendees to see Roland DGA’s latest devices in action and have their questions answered by Roland DGA experts.

“Once again this has shown how critical the Roland equipment is for our business. Because we have this solution in place, we’re prepared for anything.”

Wide-format imaging leader Roland DGA has added Concord, Massachusetts-based Swing Design to its network of authorized dealers. Swing Design will offer Roland DGA’s full line of color products nationally, with a focus on selling to crafters, hobbyists, and home-based businesses.

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.

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