Xaar has celebrated the ground-breaking technologies of its Xaar 5601 printhead in a special event for over 300 of its U.K. staff. The Xaar 5601, based on the Xaar’s silicon MEMS thin film platform, is the culmination of over eight years of research and development. The technology platform, the company explains, represents a major step forward in digital inkjet printing and has created a foundation for Xaar’s thin film printheads of the future.
PrintAction consulted a number of print experts for their thoughts on sheetcut production inkjet press advancements, challenges and why commercial printers should invest.
Meteor Inkjet, an independent supplier of electronics and software to drive industrial inkjet printheads, is enhancing its software portfolio with the integration of the Harlequin Host Renderer to provide high-speed printing of a variety of native file types including PDF and PostScript.
ThINK 2018, held September 5-7 in Boca Raton, Fla., demonstrated once again the power of bringing together the print community to share innovations and best practices. With Canon Solutions America as the executive sponsor, thINK is an independent community of Canon Solutions America Production Print customers, vendors and print experts. This year’s conference featured 25 sessions and valuable networking time, providing educational opportunities and hands-on learning for newcomers and veterans alike.
Today at Autodesk University, HP Inc. announced new hardware and solutions – for large format printing, HP PageWide XL printing technology, HP DesignJet Z9+ PostScript Printer Series printing Z by HP posters and the HP DesignJet T830 24-in Multifunction Printer – to help change the way architectural, engineering, and construction (AEC) industries design and print.
Xitron, an independent developer of RIP and workflow products for commercial, digital and high-speed inkjet printing, has partnered with Dragon Printing Machinery to launch a digital front end (DFE) for presses using Memjet DuraLink technology. Dragon, a member of UP Group, introduced its Dumax-330 label press at All in Print, China.
In its Print 18 booth, Tecnau introduced the new Revolution 50 series for high-speed colour inkjet printers, a family of products featuring top speeds up to 656 fpm/200 mpm, Internet-of-Things (IoT) compatibility, and media flexibility as required in demanding digital print environments.
Michelman is expanding its JetPrime brand portfolio of solutions to include technology used with pigmented water-based inkjet printing applications. Its newest primer, JetPrime WB 1100 is formulated for coated offset substrates and is an effective primer for high-speed commercial printing applications, including folding carton and corrugated.
Printware will introduce the iJetColorNXT and offer upgrades and improvements to the iJetColor envelope press and iJetColorPro Light industrial inkjet press for commercial print, mail, and packaging providers during Print 18.
With the demand for colour inkjet pages expected to grow more than five-fold through 2022 as predicted by IT Strategies, Xerox says it is responding to the demand by increasing output capacity for the Xerox Brenva HD Production Press by more than 50 percent, expanded stock choices and added a roll feed capability for continuous operation.
Kao Collins and Colordyne Technologies have formed a strategic partnership, leveraging Kao Collins’ experience in developing inkjet inks with Colordyne’s modular 3600 Series UV digital inkjet print engine to deliver UV inkjet ink solutions to new and existing customers.
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