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PrintMirror         September 12
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Project Cyflex to develop OLED-based luminescent packaging

Germany-based Cynora GmbH and the Karlsruhe Institute for Technology (KIT) jointly announce the successful launch of Project Cyflex. Organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs) will serve as a basis for generating flexible and luminescent surfaces for smart packaging and advertising applications.
Mimaki opens Turkish Technical Center

Mimaki, manufacturer of wide-format inkjet printers, has opened the doors of its new technical center in Istanbul, Turkey. The strategically-located Mimaki Tech Center will act as a training and technical hub for the European, Middle Eastern and African regions. It will primarily serve the textile and apparel market, but will also provide support across the breadth of Mimaki’s product line.
Bordeaux Releases the First Bulk Ink Solution for Epson SureColor S-series Printers

Bordeaux Digital Printink, a leading inkjet ink solutions manufacturer, with proven in-house research and development, has released an innovative Smart bulk ink delivery solution for Epson SureColor S-series printers. The solution uses Bordeaux Mix & Match Fuze Eco SC solvent ink and includes a fully automated chip emulator system that can replace original Epson chips.
Enfocus solves the PDF missing font problem via exclusive agreement with Monotype

Enfocus announces an exclusive agreement with Monotype, one of the world’s renowned typeface providers, to address the number one obstacle to correcting PDFs for production: missing fonts. Enfocus PitStop 12 addresses top problem cited by PDF users for over 10 years.
Euroflex gets wider

KPG has extended the web widths of the Euroflex press range to include a 520mm version. As with the existing 260 and 400mm web widths, the new wider press is available for dual and single-pass production, using a single central impression drum. KPG will exhibit at Labelexpo 2013 – Hall 12 Stand 12V40.
Goss International at Labelexpo Europe

Exhibiting at Labelexpo Europe, Goss International will present the exciting possibilities of the Goss Sunday Vpak web offset press range for label, flexible packaging and folding carton applications on its stand (7L22), 24 – 27 September, Brussels Expo.
Foxmark Chooses Efi Vutek GS3250 Pro Printer

Efi has announced that Houston, Texas-based visual communications and graphics manufacturer Foxmark Corporation has installed its third Efi Vutek superwide format printer – a 3.2-metre Vutek GS3250 Pro UV flatbed/roll printer installed with a new Efi Fiery proServer.
DirectSmile to support state-of-the-art Inbound Marketing and PDF/VT

DirectSmile has announced that its easy-to-use marketing automation software will feature full integration with a variety of input media, as well as a variety of output media, and reliable rendering in workflows powered by the Adobe PDF Print Engine. This month the solution will be showcased in Chicago at Print13 and in Cologne at Dmexco 2013.
Müller Martini begins comprehensive process of restructuring

Müller Martini has commenced a project to implement over the next 12 to 18 months the restructuring which became necessary as a result of the massive decline in sales that it has suffered over the past four years. The objective is to carry out a comprehensive structural reform to enable the company to adapt to the changed market environment.
Labelexpo Europe 2013 – Mitsubishi HiTec Paper to exhibit label papers for all printing technologies

Labels are today an indispensable carrier of information in trade, industry and service environments. They perform various functions and have to satisfy a wide variety of the highest requirements. At Labelexpo Europe 2013 (Brussels, September 24 – 27), Mitsubishi HiTec Paper offers different high quality coated specialty papers for various label functions and for all traditional and digital printing technologies (booth 6F25 in hall 6).
Riso to Introduce an Industry First at Print 13: In-line Print-to-Mail Solution

Riso, Inc. has announced they will break new ground at Print 13 with the industry’s first complete cut-sheet In-line Print-to-Mail Solution. This solution is comprised of a new Riso ComColor 9150 or 7150 printer and the new Wrapping Envelope Finisher which automatically addresses, folds, envelopes, and seals printed documents into ready-to-mail completed jobs in a single compact unit.
Crush for the new look of I Coloniali

The new style for I Coloniali adds a touch of magic to our daily lives through new graphics, new colors, new shapes, and more. In total respect for the environment, the products’ secondary packaging also features new materials in the form of the new ecological paper, Crush, which is manufactured using 15% agro-industrial byproducts and 30% post-consumption recycled paper in place of virgin cellulose of tree origin.
Scodix to Launch Scodix Ultra Press at Print 13

Scodix has announced they will be launching the industry’s fastest high-quality and most accurate digital enhancement press at next week’s Print 13 tradeshow. The production speed and features of the new Scodix Ultra make this print enhancement digital press ideal for commercial print service providers, folding cartons packaging convertors, web-to-print shops and trade finishers.
Buck The Trend With Toray’s Waterless Plate Technology

Toray will demonstrate how customers can buck the general market trend and reinvigorate newspaper printing at the Wan Ifra World Publishing Expo 2013, Hall 2.2 Stand 235, October 7 to 9, Berlin, Germany. During the show, Toray will highlight the successful commissioning of its new European plate production facility in, Prostejov, Czech Republic.
In every way a successful fair: KBA at PackPrint International Thailand

The 4th PackPrint International trade fair was held at the BITEC Exhibition Centre in Bangkok from 28th to 31st August. This was also the first event attended by KBA together with new cooperation partner MBO. A five-colour KBA Rapida 75 coater press and the ultramodern M80 folder from MBO attracted a constant stream of visitors to the 200 qm joint stand.
Hua Shang Digital, China: At 90,000 through the mailroom

Chinese media company Hua Shang Digital is installing a 90,000-class newspaper press from KBA. A Ferag mailroom solution will convey and bundle the products – and do so at full speed. Hua Shang Digital has around 600 employees and prints daily newspapers that include Hua Shang Bao, Xinwenhua Bao and Chongqing Shibao. A total of 100 titles are printed under contract in Xian, for parent company Hua Shang Media Group and other publishers.
FFEI Announces Partnership with Fujifilm for Graphium

FFEI Ltd, the global developer of award-winning digital imaging solutions, has announced an exclusive partnership with Fujifilm North America Corporation for the sale of FFEI's Graphium digital UV inkjet press in the USA, Canada and Mexico. In addition, FFEI announces a partnership with Fujifilm Europe, who will distribute the Graphium digital press in selected territories in Europe.
DS Smith Plc: Interim Management Statement

DS Smith Plc, the leading supplier of recycled packaging for consumer goods, has issued its Interim Management Statement in respect of the three month period to 31 July 2013. DS Smith has held its Annual General Meeting on 3 September 2013.
ERA Packaging and Decorative Gravure Conference 2013

Novara (Italy), close to Milan and Malpensa Airport, is a practical and attractive centre for the ERA (European Rotogravure Association) Packaging and Decorative Gravure Conference this year, 5-6 November 2013, which includes visits to cylinder engraver ICR (Incisioni Cilindri Rotocalco) in Origgio and packaging manufacturer Goglio in Daverio Varese.
Munksjö to introduce new sustainable release papers at LabelExpo Europe

Munksjö, the newly created global leader in specialty papers, will for the first time exhibit at LabelExpo Europe, September 24-27 in Brussels, and will present several new products that widen even further its range of release papers for the Pressure-Sensitive Adhesive (PSA) industry.
Make Great Software Decisions: A Guide for Printers – New Book by Web2Print Experts

Web2Print Experts, Inc., announces another free tool to help printers with software investments. The book Make Great Software Decisions: A Guide for Printers was written by a cross-functional team at Web2Print Experts who shares their decade’s worth of experience in all aspects of print software.