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PrintMirror         July 18
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Printing Industries of America Announces 2013 InterTech Technology Award Recipients

Printing Industries of America has announced the recipients of the 2013 InterTech Technology Awards. The technologies receiving this respected award have been judged as truly innovative and are expected to advance the performance of the graphic communications industry.
HP SmartStream Production Center and HP Indigo Print Care 2.0 now available worldwide

HP has announced the worldwide availability of HP SmartStream Production Center and HP Indigo Print Care 2.0. Both offerings are designed to help increase the productivity and efficiency for printer service providers (PSPs) across entire print production operations.
Cal Poly Installs Xanté High-Speed Wide-Format Inkjet Print System

Xanté Corp. has donated an Excelagraphix 4200 inkjet print system to enhance the digital printing program at Cal Poly's Graphic Communication Department. Harvey Levenson, director of the Graphic Communication Institute at Cal Poly, said the new system sets the stage for wide-format printing in speed and quality. Powered by Memjet, the Excelagraphix 4200 is one of the fastest inkjet-wide format printers on the market.
New ISO standard gives Intergraf’s work international recognition

Intergraf welcomes the new ISO 16759 standard on the quantification and communication for calculating the carbon footprint of print media products. The standard will provide a common framework at international level for calculating the carbon footprint of print media products. It is not a carbon calculator but rather, a set of requirements for carbon calculators.
Domino to unveil next generation full colour digital label press at Labelexpo 2013

Domino will use Labelexpo Europe 2013 for the worldwide launch of its next generation full colour digital ink jet label press. The new addition to the N-Series range signifies a further step forward in the evolution of advanced digital ink jet for label production.
Tresu Group to supply inline coater for the HP Indigo 30000 Digital Press for folding cartons

Tresu Group, a leading provider of flexographic printing technology and coating solutions for packaging and commercial printing, has reached an agreement with HP to supply an inline coating solution for the new HP Indigo 30000 Digital Press. The Tresu iCoat 30000 coater delivers offset-quality output using industry-standard UV or water-based varnish.
BYK Additives & Instruments receives Platinum status from the U.S. Green Building Council

The most recent laboratory wing of BYK Additives & Instruments, a division of Altana AG, has been the first lab building in Germany to receive the highest distinction that the U.S. Green Building Council awards as part of the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program.
Agfa Graphics plans to close down analogue printing plate factory in Manerbio, Italy

Agfa Graphics has announced that it plans to close down its printing plate factory in Manerbio, Italy. The Manerbio plant produces analogue offset plates and negative CtCP plates, both product lines for which market demand is in decline.
Three Innovations for Die Cutter Technology

A rotary die cutter with a one-metre unwind and auto cut and apply system; the only die cutter with semi-automatic turret, auto cut/apply and a 30 second make ready; and an improved table top die cutting machine with back scoring system for waste control are three major developments from Daco Solutions on stand 7K135 at Labelexpo Europe 2013, 24-27 September, Brussels.
Growth continues for Chili Publish in the first half of 2013

Chili Publish announces that the growth in revenue and customers they experienced in 2012 has continued into the first half of 2013. This growth has led to the hiring of additional employees to maintain the high-level of service, support and product innovation users of Chili Publisher have come to expect from the leading developer of online document editing solutions.
Flint Group exhibits Nyloprint Next Exposure for the first time at SDW

From 21 to 23 May 2013 this year’s Security Document World Conference (SDW) took place in the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre in Westminster, London (Great Britain). With good reason, the organisers claim the affiliated exhibition to be one of the largest and best attended in the world of security printing.
Gravure industry will meet in Mainz, Germany

Under the headline “From Gutenberg to digital – changes in the world of communication” the European Rotogravure Association (ERA) invites the gravure industry to its Annual Conference to be held in Mainz, Germany on 30 September – 01 October.
Mimaki to Showcase Unique Label Solutions at Label Expo

Mimaki has announced that it will be bringing innovative labeling solutions to Label Expo Europe 2013, scheduled for 24-27 September in Brussels. Most notably, Mimaki will be demonstrating its capabilities with white and silver inks, the ability to take advantage of a larger sheet size for multiple-up or ganged label jobs, and its near-line cutting solutions optimized for short-run label work.
Creative Norwegian print company Print House AS adds the Jet Press 720 to its portfolio

Fujifilm Europe has announced that Print House AS, a highly creative print company based in Oslo, Norway, has invested in the company’s ground-breaking B2 digital inkjet press, the Jet Press 720.
Product innovation and increased commitment to narrow and mid web label and packaging

At Label Expo 2013 in September at Brussels Expo, Belgium (stand 5E80) Sun Chemical will present its portfolio and expertise in label and packaging, including low migration inks.