PrintCAN News RSS PrintCAN RSS en-us Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:50:13 EDT Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:34:17 EST Two new Ricoh devices for Capital Colour Capital Colour/Ricoh Fri, 19 Aug 2016 14:51:47 EST Capital Colour, a commercial printer located in Edmonton, Alberta has recently added two new Ricoh Pro C7100X devices to their fleet. Left to right:  Ivan Schwind - operator, Andrew Bly - prepress manager Quickprint Services is a CCA winner Wed, 17 Aug 2016 12:26:04 EST   The Consumer Choice Awards (CCA) has chosen Quickprint Services Ltd., a provider of photocopying, printing and digital services in Newfoundland, as a 2016 Top Service Provider for the second year in a row. Quickprint, in operation since 1972, was acknowledged in the Business category.  Since 1987, the CCA's has recognized business excellence in Canada by conducting third party market research of both the consumer & business community with statistical accuracy. Category 5 installs Esko's Automation Engine Thu, 11 Aug 2016 13:10:12 EST In order to quickly manage and produce its short-run jobs, Category 5 has installed Esko’s Automation Engine, which has eliminated the repetitive task of placing one-up artwork onto print sheets. Left to right: Category 5's Dave LePoidevin, prepress technician and Greg Priede, general manager IAPHC to hold annual golf tournament Wed, 10 Aug 2016 13:54:22 EST   The Toronto Club of Printing House Craftsmen (IAPHC) is holding its annual golf tournament on Sept. 14 at the Royal Woodbine Golf Club. Veritiv breaks ground in Canada Wed, 10 Aug 2016 13:02:49 EST Veritiv is expanding its Canadian presence with the construction of its new headquarters and warehouse in Mississauga. A groundbreaking ceremony was held today to celebrate the milestone. Left to right:  Stan Krawitz, executive VP Savills Studley; Mississauga Mayor Bonnie Crombie; Mary Laschinger, chairman and CEO of Veritiv; Jason Alderman, regional VP Veritiv; David Wojcik, Mississauga Board of Trade CEO & president; Blair Wolk VP Orlando Corporation.   Three new iGen 5âs for the OTC Group Tue, 9 Aug 2016 13:37:41 EST The OTC Group has acquired three Xerox iGen 5 presses from Xerox Canada, in a bid to fuel expansion of its folding carton printing capacity. The London-based company recently introduced Xerox’s XMPie and Free Flow Core to its workflow. Left to right: OTCG’s Adam Egan, VP, high-performance packaging and Dana Noble, creative director, high-performance packaging Avery Products gives back Wed, 3 Aug 2016 13:48:28 EST Avery Products Canada (a division of CCL Industries), has launched the #AveryGivesBack campaign, which has already provided 7,500 kits filled with its stationery supplies to local schools and communities. The campaign aims to prepare students for the upcoming school year by providing them with binders, dividers, highlights and tabs.  Left to right: Hannah Alpe, Michael “Pinball” Clemmons Vancouver celebrates woodcut printing Wed, 3 Aug 2016 11:39:58 EST Last weekend 12 Chinese Canadian and First Nations artists met in Chinatown’s Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Plaza in Vancouver, for the Big Print Project, a celebration of large-scale woodcut printing. Amanda Siebert//The Georgia Straight Advocate acquires Transcontinental's Dartmouth business Tue, 2 Aug 2016 11:19:01 EST   Advocate Printing and Publishing Company Limited, has acquired most of Transcontinental Inc.’s Dartmouth-based commercial printing business, including associated assets, sales force and its client services team. EFI has record second quarter Wed, 27 Jul 2016 14:19:47 EST For the quarter ending June 30, 2016, Electronics for Imaging (EFI) is reporting  a record second quarter revenue of $245.7 million, up 21% compared to second quarter 2015 revenue of $202.7 million. Digital Edge purchases a KIP 7800 Wed, 27 Jul 2016 13:17:38 EST   Digital Edge Print and Media services Ltd., has installed a Konica Minolta KIP 7800 High Production Color Print System. The 7800 will be used for posters and banners, as well as long and short runs. Bell and Howell to service Ricoh printers Mon, 25 Jul 2016 12:19:38 EST Bell and Howell has announced that it will now service the InfoPrint 3900 printer, as Ricoh is no longer supporting it, and will soon discontinue others.  They will also service the following IBM/Ricoh InfoPrint models: 3300, 3800, 3900, 4000 and 4100. Additionally, the company can service all associated pre/post equipment from Lasermax, Hunkeler, Tecnau, RSI, Stralfors, ESP and others. Planet Paper Group acquires TRICOR Mon, 18 Jul 2016 11:13:36 EST   Planet Paper Group, a Concord, ON-based provider of packaging products, display and fulfillment services, has acquired TRICOR POP in Cleveland, OH. TRICOR designs and manufactures packaging, displays, and retail signage. Oil City Press invests in a Ricoh press Mon, 18 Jul 2016 10:19:12 EST Oil City Press, a Calgary, AB-based commercial printer, has invested in a Ricoh Pro C7110X. The new addition will increase the company’s digital offerings while continuing to meet its demanding workloads. It will also give Oil City Press the ability to expand its application portfolio. Left to right: Doug Kletke, Fathima Jamaldeen, Ron Brouwer, Chris Jackson Digital Edge installs an iGen Wed, 13 Jul 2016 14:26:12 EST Digital Edge Print and Media Services Ltd., a Mississauga-based full-service direct mail printer, has installed a Xerox iGen 4 press. The new addition replaces three other machines.  Left to right: Steve Cussons, Jason Farmer