Heidelberg invests in digital future

Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) is offering its customers the opportunity to run offset and digital technologies in parallel, using a user-friendly and integrated process. The company's digital portfolio already encompasses printing presses, consumables, software, and services for a whole range of market segments - and further expansion is on the way. As part of this...

Quad/Graphics to Acquire Brown Printing Company

Quad/Graphics, Inc. ("Quad/Graphics") and Brown Printing Company ("Brown") today jointly announced a definitive agreement whereby Quad/Graphics will acquire Brown, which serves premier publishers and catalogers with printing, distribution and integrated media solutions. The acquisition will enhance Quad/Graphics' position as a leader in the printing industry. The transaction is subject to customary regulatory clearances and is...

Packaging printer Typografia Petchatnja on growth curve: Long KBA Rapida 106 double-coating press goes to St. Petersburg

A high-performance medium-format KBA Rapida 106 with eight printing units and two coaters will be delivered to Typografia Petchatnja in May. The Russian packaging printer specialises in pharmaceutical packaging and is located on the edge of St. Petersburg. This 25m-long (82ft) press is, however, not the first KBA sheetfed offset press to go to this...

Kodak Boosts Gold Reseller Network with the Addition of New England-Based Tripp Company (Letter from Mike Tripp)

ROCHESTER, N.Y. - Tripp Company has been serving clients in the Northeast since 1946, offering a wide range of consumables and services for the graphic arts industry. Now, as part of Kodak’s Gold Reseller Network, Tripp Company is increasing its offerings to include the full line of KODAK Solutions for workflow, prepress, and packaging applications...

20 Creative Easter Marketing Advertisements

Forget St. Patrick’s Day. Easter is the first opportunity after the huge Christmas/Hanukkah/New Year winter holidays for marketers to launch no-holds-barred marketing campaigns. The timing is perfect: consumers have largely recovered from winter holiday spending and many have received tax return checks. Spring is in the air, and customers are ready to get out of...