Jacky’s Business Solutions appoints Saasz Solutions as a Strategic Reseller in the Gulf region

Jacky’s Business Solutions, a graphics solutions partner for HP, has appointed Saasz Solutions as a “Strategic Reseller” for promoting HP’s low volume and mid volume Latex printers in the countries that are covered by the partnership agreement between Jacky’s and HP. Jacky’s will support the sales channels that Saasz develops, particularly in the Print Service Provider (PSP) segments.

Under the agreement, Saasz will work with PSP’s to unlock opportunities for growth in this sector, particularly during the current challenges.  Where most PSP’s in the region traditionally focused on retail, MICE (meeting, incentives, conferences & exhibitions) and vehicle graphics, Saasz will help them to explore emerging opportunities in new sectors

IBP purchases Agfa Anapurna RTR3200i to boost production

IBP has purchased its second Agfa printer Anapurna RTR3200i LED 6C.

According to the Ivory Coast-based business’ general manager Ali Ezzeddine, it was necessary to invest in a new machine to boost production followed by an increased demand.

He added, “The African market is changing with most large companies  looking for precision provided by the  LED technology.”

The LED version was launched in 2017. It is a heavy-duty 3.2 meter-wide roll-to-roll UV LED-inkjet printer, which prints

Helping retailers comply to government directives while keeping customers calm and informed in unprecedented times

“Retailers are experiencing dramatic changes to the way they run their businesses due to the current global crisis triggered by Covid-19.  An increased demand for critical products due to countries being locked down and the government directive to practise social distancing, can cause confusion and distress for shoppers. Using clear informative signage in-store can be vital to maintaining a safe and calm retail environment” says Ali Al Salihi, manager, retail & hospitality - Middle East

Dantex partners with Afra for MEA distribution

Dantex announced a new distributor agreement for the MEA region with Dubai-based Afra International DMCC. The move represents expansion of the group’s new digital division.  

Commenting on the partnership, Afra International’s general manager, Vinay Krishnan, said: “In providing both short and long runs, as well as being able to work with conventional label stock, Dantex’s UV inkjet solutions are the perfect fit for printers in the MEA region. As a complete digital solution, both the

Konica Minolta unveils 3 new A3 multifunctional printers

Konica Minolta has announced the launch of three new colour A3 multifunctional printers (MFPs), the C450i, C550i and C650i which offer a choice of 45ppm, 55ppm or 65ppm print speeds, respectively.

“The three new MFPs not only offer fast, reliable solutions for document handling but also serve as an intelligent device that effectively becomes the heart of the customer’s digital office. They can also be tailored to meet the requirements of each business with the wide breadth of applications that