Graphic Monthly Canada News RSS Graphic Monthly Canada RSS en-us Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:18:21 EDT Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:05:32 EST KBA Canada taps Aleks Lajtman as Regional Sales Manager Wed, 2 Aug 2017 17:12:59 EST [Appointments]    KBA has appointed Aleks Lajtman as its new regional sales manager for the sheetfed division. He will be managing Canada’s seven eastern provinces of Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland, and Labrador. Lajtman is a seasoned with 18 years of experience at another press manufacturer in Canada. In various positions of responsibility with this company, Lajtman held the position of demonstrator, showroom manager, product manager, and most recently account manager.Lajtman is a graduate of George Brown College in Toronto with a degree in printing technology.  Low cost Speedmaster CS 92 introduced Wed, 26 Jul 2017 17:12:18 EST [New Products] Speedmaster CS 92 five clour and coater  Heidelberg has announced the North American market availability of the extremely competitively priced 37” format Speedmaster CS 92. The CS 92 is  the de facto choice for small commercial printers needing to print 30 million impressions and upwards per year on one machine. Based on its productivity versus price performance, the new press offers the lowest cost per sheet against any other competitive press in its class.The Speedmaster CS 92 runs at 15,000 sheets per hour. Peter Nitchos appointed Sales Manager C.J. Graphics Tue, 27 Jun 2017 18:03:23 EST [Appointments]  Jay Mandarino, President & CEO of C.J. Graphics announced  the appointments of both Peter and Parry Nitchos. With over 40 years of sales leadership and expertise in the printing industry, Peter will take over as Director of Sales for C.J. Graphics  all part of the C.J. Group of companies. Peter has spent his entire career in the print industry in key management positions working with companies such as Matthews, Ingham and Lake (MIL), Quebecor, RR Donnelley, and Mi5 Print and Digital.  Arziro Security Software upgrade Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:11:53 EST [New Products] Agfa Graphics has released new versions of two elements within its Arziro ecosystem for the general security printing market. Arziro Design 3.0 drives comprehensive and flexible security printing, offering new security design features and integration with Arziro Authenticate 2.0 – the updated version of Agfa Graphics’ ultra-safe, encrypted distribution platform. Heidelberg launches new Folder Gluer Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:29:19 EST [New Products]  The Diana Easy is a new machine but with features functions from the top-of-the-range Diana X as well as generous throughput up to 350 m/min. One of the key design criteria for the Diana Easy was to develop a truly modular machine that will allow customers to extend the capacity of the folder gluer as the needs of their business change. Adding features such as the ability to produce 4/6 corner boxes or an inline ejection functionality can be retrofitted to the machine at a later stage. Somerset now in 9pt Gloss Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:11:18 EST [New Products]  Sappi North America, a producer  of diversified paper and packaging products, has announced the addition of Somerset 9 point (9pt) Gloss to its Somerset product line. The new line, made at its Somerset mill, will offer an eight percent yield advantage over competitive 9pt grades and increased cost savings for customers.Sappi now offers some of the lightest basis weights in the business for 7 and 9pt without sacrificing surface quality. Komori G 37 released in Canada Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:11:47 EST [New Products]   All New Komori Lithrone G-37 equipped with an evolved version of the KHS-AI integrated control system for quick print start-up, this addresses the critical needs of short turnarounds, many different printed products, short runs and low cost. A compact press that can produce A1-size products, the Lithrone G37 offers a 640 x 940 mm maximum sheet size. Capable of printing sheets up to 37 inches in width, this press designed to address the full span of requirements in the publishing and commercial printing segments. Enviro-logi Flat Mailers Wed, 7 Jun 2017 17:13:43 EST [New Products]  SupremeX has announce the release of our new Enviro-logiX™ Flat Mailers! These rigid protective mailers are made from 100% Recycled FSC® Certified 28pt White Paperboard and are 100% Recyclable. Available in 6 sizes and packed conveniently in cartons of 100. Heidelberg New Die Cutter eliminates hand-stripping Fri, 2 Jun 2017 17:12:12 EST [New Products] The new Heidelberg  Promatix 106 CSB die cutter with inline blanking eliminates the need for costly and wasteful hand-stripping of carton blanks, thereby increasing productivity and reducing costs.The Promatrix 106 CS die-cutting and embossing system captivates with precision in folding carton production. With an output of 8,000 sheets per hour and short set-up times, it stands for productivity and cost-effectiveness up to the 106 format. Jeti Tauro LED introduced by AGFA Thu, 1 Jun 2017 16:58:23 EST [New Products] A robust hybrid UV inkjet printer with integrated roll-to-roll system, the Jeti Tauro LED features continuous and automated feeding of rigid and flexible media. Its possibilities for high-end sign and display printing are endless – UV LED curing, prints of up to 2.54 m wide, print speeds up to 275 m2/hr., and countless applications. Supremex appoints Human Resources & Development Manager Tue, 30 May 2017 17:13:48 EST [Appointments] Supremex appoints Vera Rego as Corporate Human Resource & Development Manager It is with great pleasure that we announce Vera Rego will be assuming responsibility for a new role as Corporate Human Resource & Development Manager. manroland appoints vice president of service Thu, 20 Oct 2016 16:52:03 EST [Appointments] manroland Sheetfed U.S. & Canada has appointed Douglas Bradley as its vice president of service. Bradley has over 25 years of experience working for capital equipment companies in a professional services capacity. He will be responsible for the company’s North American service and parts departments including customer service, technical and business support, logistics, project management, and business development in the print services division.  Sydney Stone launches the DigiFold Pro 385 and AutoCreaser Pro 385 Thu, 20 Oct 2016 16:42:37 EST [New Products] Sydney Stone, the Canadian distributor of Morgana products has announced the latest product launch from the UK digital finishing manufacturer: the DigiFold Pro 385 and AutoCreaer Pro 385. Lowe-Martin Group appoints operations manager Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:51:52 EST [Appointments] Lowe-Martin Missisauga has appointed Michael Dequilla as its operations manager-prepress and digital. Dequilla will retain his responsibilities over prepress and will now oversee all short run digital operations. All of the members of the digital group will now report to him as print operators. RISO to launch new SF Series Fri, 12 Aug 2016 16:52:08 EST [New Products] RISO Inc., will release its latest line of digital duplicators, the RISO SF Series on September 1, 2016.