InPrint Munich 2021 to co-locate with two successful trade events targeting the fast-growing packaging sector

InPrint Munich 2021, the International Exhibition of Print Technology for Industrial Manufacturing, is teaming up with ICE Europe and CCE International, two leading trade events devoted to the latest innovations in converting and finishing, as well as corrugated and cardboard production technology, with a strong visitor interest also in printing for packaging solutions. The industry Read more about InPrint Munich 2021 to co-locate with two successful trade events targeting the fast-growing packaging sector[…]

Packaging for organic products: How sustainable is it really?

Is the organic sector living up to its sustainability claims when it comes to packaging? Packaging expert Carolina Schweig went to BIOFACH and VIVANESS, the Leading Trade Fairs for Organic Food and Natural and Organic Personal Care, to see for herself. Organic products are very much in favour with consumers. That was also clear from Read more about Packaging for organic products: How sustainable is it really?[…]

Coherent and exocad Collaborate to Offer Improved Software Innovation for the Dental Industry

Coherent, a leading manufacturer of laser-based technologies, and exocad, a leading CAD/CAM software developer and supplier for dental applications, have announced a collaboration that both companies believe will improve the digital workflow for dental laboratories. Digital platforms are becoming increasingly important for innovative and modern dental practices and laboratories as they seek to provide the Read more about Coherent and exocad Collaborate to Offer Improved Software Innovation for the Dental Industry[…]

Mimaki Expands Portfolio with Large-Scale 3D Printer – Offering Total 2D and 3D Printing Solution for Sign Market

New Mimaki 3DGD-1800 3D printer boasts ground-breaking production speeds and transforms production of large-sized objects, opening up a wide range of new possible applications across industries from sign and display to manufacturing. Mimaki Europe, a leading manufacturer of inkjet printers and cutting systems, today announces the launch of the new Mimaki 3DGD-1800 3D printer, facilitating large-scale production Read more about Mimaki Expands Portfolio with Large-Scale 3D Printer – Offering Total 2D and 3D Printing Solution for Sign Market[…]

Next level Push to Stop: Systematically unlocking OEE potential with intelligent digitization

Focus on the “yellow bar” systematically addresses operator-dependent and process-dependent time losses Heidelberg User Experience (UX) makes the Speedmaster a modern and attractive workstation New Intellirun software organizes print production on the Speedmaster using an integrated approach Other intelligent digital assistants support the operator and control processes autonomously Machine operation on the go with the Read more about Next level Push to Stop: Systematically unlocking OEE potential with intelligent digitization[…]

Stratasys responds to COVID-19 pandemic by ramping up production of 3D-printed personal protection equipment

Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ: SSYS) has announced a global mobilization of the company’s 3D printing resources and expertise to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, spanning its Stratasys, GrabCAD, Stratasys Direct Manufacturing and partner network with donated printing capacity across all regions. The initial focus is on providing thousands of disposable face shields for use by medical Read more about Stratasys responds to COVID-19 pandemic by ramping up production of 3D-printed personal protection equipment[…]

Kornit Digital Introduces NeoPigment™ Robusto Softener Solution for Fashion on Demand

Kornit Digital (Nasdaq: KRNT), a worldwide market leader in digital textile printing technology, announced the release of its new NeoPigment™ Robusto Softener solution for Presto, the company’s system for digital, pigment-based direct-to-fabric decoration. Reflecting Kornit’s commitment to expanding sustainable, on-demand (i.e. waste-free) decoration capabilities to all corners of the textile industry, this solution eliminates a Read more about Kornit Digital Introduces NeoPigment™ Robusto Softener Solution for Fashion on Demand[…]

Heidelberg adopts action package to increase profitability

Consistent focus on Heidelberg’s profitable core business Closure of unprofitable businesses as well as sharp cuts in production costs and structural costs – production of “Primefire” and “very-large-format printing” will be stopped Action package includes global reduction in force by up to 2,000 jobs Non-recurring expenses of approximately €300 million impact FY 2019/20 earnings Return Read more about Heidelberg adopts action package to increase profitability[…]

Kollmorgen’s New 2G Motion System

Kollmorgens next generation of AKD2G servo drives and AKM2G servo motors are optimal matched to deliver maximum performance without compromise. Kollmorgen announces the 2G Motion System, a servo solution based on the latest thinking about singlesource, systems-based design. The 2G Motion System was designed specifically to harness the performance capabilities of Kollmorgen’s AKD2G servo drive Read more about Kollmorgen’s New 2G Motion System[…]

The Perfect Hybrid Application

A hybrid Alegro Digital from Muller Martini allows Core Publishing Solutions, located in Eagan, Minnesota (USA), to work much more efficiently. The company, which is part of the Thomson Reuters Group, has de facto three machines in one thanks to a special customer-specific configuration. Because the signature stack feeder is not the start of the Read more about The Perfect Hybrid Application[…]