Print industry group Visual Media Association has welcomed the government’s latest review into apprenticeships, which is aimed to address the high rate of drop outs, which it describes as "abysmal". Read more
Imaging giant Konica Minolta has launched a new digital embellishing system, the AccurioShine 3600, which has a dozen effects, and which is targeted at commercial printers seeking added value solutions.
Leading industry figure of his day, John Fisher, has passed away, sparking message of condolence from across the industry, for a man who worked for the benefit of all in graphic arts, especially young people.
Ball & Doggett has created a strategic regional partnership with eProductivity Software, developer of cloud-enabled print MIS and ERP solutions, web-to-print, and print industry-specific point software.
Revenue and EBITDA at marketing services group IVE were up in the half year to 31 December on the prior corresponding period, which itself was a record.
Agfa has made Smartech Business Solutions its exclusive distributor for its growing portfolio of wide format print solutions in Australia, New Zealand, and the Oceania region, effective from today.
IVE will build a $150m-a-year folding carton business, with major investments to drive growth at its JacPak acquisition, and at Silverwater, where existing commercial presses will be leveraged into a packaging production workflow, along with new folder gluers and die cutters.
QLM Label Makers Vietnam – Hoang Ha Label Co, has opened a new $22m 6000sqm manufacturing facility in Ho Chi Minh City, in order, it says, to meet increasingly diverse demands.
Some 80 Sydney sign and display printers from the local industry gathered with supplier reps, for the annual Fespa Australia barbeque, on a sweltering night in the harbour city.
We're looking for an experienced print finisher / bookbinder. The successful applicant will need to be committed to helping meet deadlines and ensure the growth and development of the team.
In the news this week: IVE to build folding carton business, IVE half yearlies, Abacus Visual sinks, Power of Print series ready to go, drupa just 3 months away.
In the latest episode of print's podcast It's Been A Big Month in Print, industry insiders Wayne Robinson and Lindy Hughson analyse, assess, and interpret the major news, trends, issues and developments from February.