Print Service Providers to benefit from enhanced data analytics with RICOH Supervisor™ and RICOH ProcessDirector™ integration

Ricoh Europe, London, 08 September 2022 – Ricoh today announced the integration of RICOH Supervisor and RICOH ProcessDirector to empower users to take their data analytics to new heights. This integration provides advanced visibility down to the document level, including insight into production volume as well as printer and inserter operator activities via customisable dashboards. Clients can identify trends, detect production bottlenecks, reduce print consumables, and gain actionable insights to help their operation produce consistent output accurately and efficiently.

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Asahi Photoproducts Appoints Daniel Illmer as International Sales Manager

Tokyo, Japan & Brussels, Belgium, September 8, 2022. Asahi Photoproducts, a pioneer in flexographic photopolymer plate development, today announced that Daniel Illmer is joining the company as International Sales Manager, responsible for managing sales and distributor resources in Eastern Europe, Austria, Switzerland, Germany, and other countries to be determined moving forward.

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Sappi enters collaboration with packaging machine manufacturer Kallfass. A sustainable, paper-based solution for non-food applications

Packaging paper manufacturer Sappi Europe and packaging machine manufacturer Kallfass have signed a collaboration agreement. As part of the partnership, the two companies are consolidating their expertise to develop a sustainable, paper-based alternative to film-based primary secondary packaging in the non-food packaging sector.

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Highcon Launches HighConnect Performance Reporting Platform to Drive Production Efficiencies in Digital Finishing

Yavne, September 7, 2022: Highcon Systems Ltd. today announces the launch of HighConnect, a cloud-based data information platform that allows users to monitor their Highcon system production performance. The platform will enable users to keep track of key performance indicators and improve manufacturing efficiencies from their Highcon digital cutting and creasing systems.

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Industry veteran Carlos Reinoso joins ETS Board

Brussels, Belgium, 7 September 2022 European Tissue Symposium (ETS) is delighted to announce that Carlos Reinoso has been appointed as vice chairman with immediate effect.

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PRINT & DIGITAL CONVENTION 2023: Secure stand space now

Interested companies can now register to participate in PRINT & DIGITAL CONVENTION 2023. A total of four exhibitor packages are available, which can be individually extended. The exhibitor documents are available at www.printdigitalconvention.de/en/Aussteller.

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Thesis on Frankenstein awarded the drupa Prize

Friederike Danebrock is awarded the drupa Prize 2022 for her thesis “Frankenstein. On Making Fiction”. drupa supports outstanding young scientists from the Faculty of Philosophy at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf with this award every year.

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Gallus Launches a Pure Digital Inkjet Label Press Removing the TCO Barriers to Profitable Reel-to-Reel Digital Labels for the First Time

St. Gallen, August 15th, 2022 – Gallus today announces the launch of its first fully digital label press, the Gallus One. Marking a ground-breaking new addition to the company’s conventional and hybrid portfolio of label presses, the Gallus One has been specifically designed to remove the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) barrier for the adoption of reel-to-reel digital labels with the highest level of automation and cloud-based technologies. In doing so, it provides brands, for the first time, with access to cost effective and sustainable, high quality digital labels.

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8th drupa Global Trends Report: Global print industry shows post Covid recovery and resilience in face of fresh challenges

The 8th drupa Global Trends Report will be published in September 2022. The first results from a survey conducted this spring are now available. One important conclusion: overall, confidence is on the rise and all regions and markets forecast higher investment in 2023.

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Strengthened for the future: Nahdet Misr opts for long-term maintenance and service contract with manroland Goss

After two successful press relocations for the Egyptian publishing and media group Nahdet Misr Publishing Group (Nahdet Misr), the bookprinting specialist is solidifying its relationship with manroland Goss in terms of maintenance and service. Over the next three years, a comprehensive service package will provide Nahdet Misr with preventive maintenance and inspection service, inclusive optimum spare parts supply, and rapid expert emergency telephone support. The reliability and expertise of manroland Goss is very convincing.

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