16 June 2021

CHILLIWACK, B.C.—

Gord and Alisa Gelderman with Million- dollar Circle award
Gord and Alisa Gelderman with Million- dollar Circle award
  For Gord and Alisa Gelderman, no year was more challenging for their family-owned Minuteman Press in Chilliwack than the last year .  Because printing was classified as an essential business, Gord and Alisa were able to remain open and operating throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. By supporting other local businesses at such a critical time, Gord and Alisa were able to rebound from the initial onslaught of the once-in-a-lifetime pandemic and grow their sales significantly by the end of 2020.The Chillwack location is now a members of the

16 June 2021

CALGARY—

WCD management team beside new logo.
WCD management team beside new logo.
 West Canadian Digital Imaging Inc., a provider of digital print, signage and document management services since 1952, announced the launch of a new corporate brand identity and name. The organization will now be known as WCD (" WCD " or the " Company "). Among the changes will be its logo, building and delivery fleet signage, and website domain name ( www.wcdconnect.com ). The family-run, Calgary -based company had previously announced a new leadership team as

16 June 2021

BELGIAN—

Workflow for offset packaging printers
Workflow for offset packaging printers
Agfa introduces Amfortis, all in one workflow for offset packaging printing. Developed for  packaging converters it combining multiple unique software tools into one  production workflow solution. It complements Agfa’s offering for offset packaging, which already included durable printing plates and high-performing CtP systems. From a single user interface, Amfortis guarantees print quality and consistency while streamlining all typical prepress tasks, such as design optimization, stepping & repeating, ripping and job management.

16 June 2021

LOS ANGELES—

The smallest Kongsberg machine yet
The smallest Kongsberg machine yet
The new Kongsberg C20 has all the features of the market-leading Kongsberg C Series - into a compact size of just 1.6m x 1.4m. While the C20 is the smallest in the Kongsberg C Series range, it retains all the same professional features and specifications as its bigger counterparts. State-of-the-art, rock-solid engineering ensures the Kongsberg C Series delivers the highest levels of performance. The cutting table utilizes aerospace technology, combining an aluminum composite tabletop, a rack and pinion drive system and dynamic table mapping,

16 June 2021

STUTTGART, GERMANY—

New line of biodegradable products for flexo
New line of biodegradable products for flexo
 Flint Group introduces Enviroflex, a complete suite of biodegradable products for superior cleaning of flexo presses, anilox rollers and rotogravure cylinders, flexo plates and flexographic printing facilities. In addition to providing a superior clean, Enviroflex has been developed to virtually eliminate the need for soda blasting and delivers reliable cell depth on anilox rollers and rotogravure cylinders..The Enviroflex cleaning range provides solutions for use with UV, Solvent and Aqueous inks:

16 June 2021

TORONTO—

 
Horizon AFC-566-FG folder
Horizon AFC-566-FG folder
 
RM Machinery announces the sale of the AFC-566-FG automated folder by Horizon . to Warren’s Waterless Printing, . Warren’s Waterless Printing saw an increase in the need for direct mail  this part of the business  calls for sophisticated folding techniques, the AFC-566-FG automated folder was the  solution for both offset and digital output. The equipment features six plates allowing for 17 different folding patterns with the ability to accommodate a sheet size as large as 21.97 inches wide and 33.46 inches long.

9 June 2021

NORWALK, CONN—

North America's largest book printer
North America's largest book printer
 LSC Communications announced that its Book Division, the largest book printer  in North America, will now operate as Lakeside Book Company ("Lakeside"). In addition to book manufacturing, Lakeside provides distribution, sales and marketing services, as well as IP and brand protection technology for book publishers and others requiring premium quality print and distribution-related services. The new name of the Book Division as Lakeside Book Company is rooted in the company's rich history.

9 June 2021

VAUGHAN, ONTARIO—

New Montreal 80,000 distribution centre under construction
New Montreal 80,000 distribution centre under construction
Spicers Canada , announces several key operational investments. In June, Spicers will complete the construction of a new facility to serve the Montreal market.  A newly built 80,000 sq. ft distribution center located in Anjou, QC, will support the company’s  service to its current customers while extending market reach into new product and customer markets. Additionally, Spicers  later this year its current All Graphic Supplies division currently based in Mississauga, will be integrated into the Spicers Vaughan. An expanded demo/technology centre, equipment service department and resource centre will be constructed.

9 June 2021

MONTREAL—

Canada's largest printing  and packaging company
Canada's largest printing and packaging  company
Transcontenental has  earned $35.6 million in the second quarter, up nearly 39 per cent from $25.7 million a year earlier. It included $7.5 million from the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy. This marked the first organic growth since the beginning of the pandemic. Highlights include return to growth and significant increase in profitability in the Printing Sector,

9 June 2021

TOKYO—

FujiFilm said it did not pay any ransom
FujiFilm said it did not pay any ransom
Fujifilm has recently suffered an unauthorized access to their serves, which forced them to shutdown their network. The unauthorized access we recognized on the night of June 1, 2021 was ransomware.  Fujifilm  also announced a delay in shipping of some product as a consequence of the network black-out.  Fujifilm refused to pay any ransom and restored the servers from backups. The company’s computer systems in the US, Europe, the Middle East and Africa are now “fully operational and back to business as usual.

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