Fujifilm is continuing its dealership expansion by signing on Blu Sign to support the sales of the Acuity Prime in Italy. The dealership’s first Acuity Prime customer is Milan-based Cartelli Segnalatori, a manufacturer of safety signs.
Elitron will use Fespa Global to introduce a patented, twin 45° cutting tool, which in one pass can create a 90° cut, thus cutting V-cut production times in half.
Fespa Global visitors will get the chance to see the fruits of a new collaboration between Kongsberg Precision Cutting Systems and OneVision Software. The pair have developed an integrated automation system that at the show (31 May -3 June) will be used to demonstrate how an end-to-end workflow delivering consistent data can maximise digital finishing efficiency.
As part of its drive to increase sales of the Acuity printer range, Fujifilm has partnered print dealership Logatek in Italy.
Brett Martin has made Roland DG an approved partner following the testing of its media on Roland’s VersaUV LEC2 S-Series UV printer and IU-1000F UV flatbed machine.
Fujifilm has signed an agreement with Color-Logic to sell its software solution for printing metallic effects.
Antalis has added three PVC-free materials to its range to help it meet its promise that by 2030 75% of all visual communications products sold will be rated Green Star 3 or higher.
New from Nazdar is the 205 Series inks for use in Roland TrueVis SG2 and VG2 Series wide-format printers running Roland TR2 inks. Featuring plug-and-play capabilities, the inks are available in CMYK plus light cyan, light magenta and light black.
Roland DG has appointed Papergraphics to its dealer channel. The latter will initially start by selling the third generation of TrueVis printer/cutters, including the recently launched VG3-640/540 and the SG3-540/300.
Manchester-based PFI Group has agreed to acquire the production operations of Grafenia in a £3m+ deal. Works Manchester (formerly Image Everything) and the business and assets of Grafenia Operations, the wide-format and commercial print hub based in Trafford Park, Manchester, are included.
Soyang is moving into hardware sales. It has signed a deal with Fujifilm to sell the Acuity Ultra R2 printer in the UK.
Large-format printing software and services provider PrintFactory is to open an office in Atlanta, US. The company is also opening a South American headquarters in Montevideo, Uruguay, as well as sales and support offices in Sao Paulo, Brazil and Bogota, Colombia, plus a virtual office in Mexico City, Mexico. The announcement comes as the company confirms its global installed base has exceeded 10,000 users.
Nazdar is celebrating its 100th anniversary with the official launch of a refreshed brand identity.