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Kodak enhances features of its Prinergy cloud services

Kodak has announced the addition of new capabilities of dynamic print planning to its Prinergy cloud services.
Dynamic Print Planning is analytics-enabled for harnessing data into ‘actionable, data-driven decisions’.
“The industry is moving toward smaller, more frequent print runs which create margin and delivery challenges for PSPs,” said Allan Brown, VP and GM of Kodak’s Unified Workflow Solutions. “The PRINERGY Cloud Services new Dynamic Print Planning capabilities provide PSPs the ability to quickly and accurately plan, respond to changes and produce a greater number of orders with the same resources. By eliminating potential human errors from the project planning process, this offering can reduce 40% of the labour costs per project

Mimaki introduces roll-to-roll UV LED printing, cutting option optiosolutions

Mimaki recently announced the launch of  UCJV300-160 and UCJV150-160 roll-to-roll UV LED printing and cutting solutions for the signs and display graphics market segment. The UCJV Series is expected to be available for customer shipments in the fourth quarter of 2017.
Mimaki is also introducing a brand new environment friendly ink, LUS-170.
“The UCJV Series is available in two models: the four-colour UCJV150-160, and the UCJV300-160 that can accommodate up to seven ink colours in cost effective

Fujifilm hikes prices of offset plates

Fujifilm Europe announces that, as a result of substantial increases in the cost of raw aluminium, it will be increasing the prices of its offset printing plates.
The last 12 months have seen an increase of more than 20 percentage in the Euro-based cost of raw aluminium. Fujifilm has been working tirelessly to improve internal efficiencies to try and absorb the impact of these raw material costs, but these process improvements have not been sufficient to avoid this action. Fujifilm will

EFI announces next gen DFE’s

EFI announced the availability of the next generation of its industry leading Fiery production printing platform    for presses across sheetfed, high-speed continuous feed, B1 folding carton, and            corrugated digital production systems.
“These enhancements just scratch the surface of what users will see with the new Fiery FS300 Pro platform and Command WorkStation 6,” EFI’s Henze said. “The first implementations by our partners will be at Print 17, September 10-14 at McCormick Place in

Ricoh launches neon pink toner, following launch of neon yellow

Ricoh’s new neon pink toner, which has been unveiled at Print 17 in Chicago, follows the success of its neon yellow that was released in 2016.
Developed for the fifth colour station on the Ricoh Pro C7100X cut sheet digital production presses, the new neon pink toner can be used as a solid, highlight or graphic colour and when combined with other process shades can create a neon colour palette.
Receiving its official launch at Chicago’s Print 17 show this week and due to be showcased at Label