Vancouver-based National Graphic Solutions has integrated Esko’s Kongsberg XN24 automated digital cutting table into its finishing department to help increase throughput and diversify the company’s offerings.
Montreal-based sign and display shop Amp Digital has acquired a new Anapurna H3200i printer from Agfa Graphics. The 3.2-m (10.5-ft) wide ultraviolet-curing (UV-curing) light-emitting diode (LED) printer will allow Amp to increase the quality of its output, reduce operational expenses and triple productivity.
X-Rite, which develops colour measurement and management systems, software and services, has donated a new Ci7860 spectrophotometer to the American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC) for use in its lab.
Toronto-based commercial print service provider (PSP) A-Click, also known as XLPrints, recently installed Canada’s—and indeed North America’s—first Jeti Ceres RTR3200 LED printer, manufactured by Agfa Graphics in nearby Mississauga, Ont.
A new 279-m2 (3,000-sf) Signarama centre opened last month in Saint-Laurent, Que., marking the signmaking franchise system’s first location on the island of Montreal, which will also serve as its demo centre for the province.
Print service provider (PSP) Reprodux has purchased and installed Agfa Graphics’ Jeti Titan HS ultraviolet-curing (UV-curing) flatbed printer at its Constellation Court facility in the west end of Toronto.
The first season of the Game Show Network’s (GSN’s) Window Warriors recently concluded, with winner Timothy Howe and his fellow contestants using Roland DGA’s wide-format printers and vinyl cutters to create elaborate retail displays.
Impulse Graphic & Display Solutions in Mississauga, Ont., has installed Esko’s Automation Engine pre-press workflow software to accelerate production by automating ‘step and repeat’ layouts for its wide-format inkjet printers and cutting tables.
Sawgrass, which formulates inks and develops colour management software for digital wide-format graphics, has donated a Virtuoso dye sublimation printer to the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) for use in educational workshops.