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, OKI Europe Ltd.
In increasingly unpredictable times, retailers need to be ready to react quickly to sudden market changes and emerging trends. The spikes in footfall that supermarkets, grocers and pharmacists are currently experiencing is something

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

Konica Minolta’s digital press AccurioLabel 190 reaches Qatar

Konica Minolta, a provider of business transformation solutions and technologies, together with its partner Almana recently unveiled its latest offering in the digital label market to Qatar.  

The company stated: “With the introduction of its new printing press, the Konica Minolta AccurioLabel 190 provides label converters with an efficient answer to the rapidly changing nature of print requests. In the past few years, producers of consumer and industrial goods have modified their approach

Canon set to bring its imaging expertise to Expo 2020 Dubai

Following an agreement between Expo 2020 Dubai and Japanese imaging technology company Canon,  “exceptional imagery and high speed printing will support a range of onsite activities at The World’s Greatest Show”, according to the press statement.

A world leader in its industry, Canon was named Expo 2020 Dubai’s Official Printing and Imaging Provider in a tie-up that will see it deploy its expertise in imagery and printing throughout the six-month celebration that opens on 20 October 2020.

Packaging company in Saudi Arabia invests in EFI Nozomi

United Carton Industries Company (UCIC) based in Saudi Arabia, seeks to advance in digital print with  the installation of an EFITM Nozomi C18000 six-colour, single-pass LED inkjet printer from EFI.

According to EFI, the new printer will help UCIC enter new market segments, expand its customer base, and create a competitive advantage in the region.

 “UCIC’s priority is to meet customer expectations, which are constantly increasing due to ever changing market conditions,” said UCIC president