Linx Printing Technologies (Linx) is launching a new opaque yellow pigmented ink that delivers excellent contrast on both light and dark substrates to ensure effective code visibility across a wide range of food packaging applications....
KBA Sheetfed Solutions, a business unit of the Koenig & Bauer Group (KBA), and Xerox announced a partnership to develop an industrial digital sheetfed press for the folding carton market. Until now, wide format cartons for items like cosmetics, pharmaceutical and food products, have relied on traditional analogue offset production printing....
Alten Hulme has been appointed as the new chief sales and marketing officer at Konica Minolta South Africa. Hume will lead its national sales and marketing team.
The full-service company in Moravany u Brna, Czech Republic commissioned two secondhand Muller Martini machines. Tisk Centrum started its relationship with Muller Martini when it purchased a Prima saddle stitcher in 212 and a stand-alone 1571 gathering machine with crisscross delivery one year later. Tisk Centrum then invested in a Pantera perfect binder and a Ventura MC 16 thread sewing machine in 215.
Goss International secured an order for two Goss Sunday systems for Metrocolor during drupa 216, held in June in Germany. The commercial print company will install one press at its plant in Mexico and the other at its Peru production facility.
Numerous VDMA member companies represented at drupa 216 used the trade fair as a shop window for market-ready and close-to-production innovations. The association’s presentation focused on topics that look further ahead and can supplement the business models in the printing industry.
Konica Minolta South Africa, a division of Bidvest Office, has introduced the bizhub PRO 11, an entry-level black and white digital press that paves the way for new business opportunities.
Ricoh SA is in the process of assembling a powerful sales, technical and operational team in the document imaging, managed document services and production print industry at its Cape Town office.