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Swiss roll

17 April 2019

This year’s biennial event for the roll-fed digital inkjet printing and finishing world attracted the largest number of visitors yet to the shores of Lake…

Wild Format: digital printing for 2019

15 April 2019

For too long printers have sacrificed margins just to keep the business ticking over, as buyers move more projects onto digital media because they think…

Signed on delivery

20 March 2019

Sign & Digital UK will return to Birmingham’s NEC from 2 – 4 April, with over 185 exhibitors.

The power of four

5 March 2019

Andy Knaggs looks at how Industry 4.0 is already affecting the print sector.

Material advantages

11 February 2019

Banners and soft signage are staples of the wide-format production world, covering a wide and growing range of applications. The materials and methods are changing…

All that glitters

4 February 2019

Special effects can add value to any print job, as well as improving the overall profit margins for a print service provider with the right equipment.

Meet your data self

21 January 2019

Data can tell a print business a lot about itself, and if analysed and deployed correctly can help to improve productivity and profitability.

The value proposition

9 January 2019

A roundtable event held in November with Ricoh aimed to develop a strategy for printers to avoid the commoditisation trap by adding value.

Wild Format: Wild (Th)inks

2 January 2019

Digital textile printing means you can print a dress or table-cloth with your very own design. But it is essential to look for the right…

Perpetual Promotion

17 December 2018

With a little creativity, there is a whole raft of profitable promotional items that you can offer and reasonably priced devices to enable you to…

Print punches back

14 December 2018

There was a distinct sense at this year’s event that print is starting to regain lost ground as disillusionment with digital channels grows. Michael Walker…

Class of ’18

14 December 2018

Halfway between drupa shows it could have been expected that 2018 would be a fairly quiet year for product announcements, but there was plenty of…