PrintCAN News RSS PrintCAN RSS en-us Wed, 25 May 2016 12:51:14 EDT Wed, 25 May 2016 12:47:51 EST Commercial Digital Print installs a Duplo DC 616 PRO Wed, 18 May 2016 16:00:30 EST Commercial Digital Print has purchased a Duplo DC 616 PRO from Sydney Stone. Melanie  and Ian of Commercial Digital Print  TI Group expands operations with latest acquisition Wed, 18 May 2016 12:47:57 EST The TI Group has acquired The Helicopter Group Inc., (THG) a Canadian direct marketing service bureau. THG will continue to operate from its Richmond Hill facility as a subsidiary of the TI Group. Superior Packaging inspires Tue, 17 May 2016 14:55:52 EST Size: 15,000 sq. ft. Employees: 48 full-time Services:  product assembly and customized packaging services including light assembly, bagging and sealing, kit assembly, displays; P.O.P, counter-top, and skid, fully automated heat sealing, re-worked product, fully automated shrink wrapping, bulk mailing, encoding, sorting, labeling/relabeling, collating/decorating, labour extensive jobs/gluing Email:   Cansel acquires PMP Media Mon, 16 May 2016 15:01:10 EST Cansel, a software, hardware and service provider to various industries including engineering and print, has acquired PMP Media.   Yellow Pages credits accounts, makes donation to Fort McMurray evacuees Mon, 16 May 2016 14:13:41 EST   Earlier we reported that Komcan will be donating five percent of its sales in consumables orders to the victims of Fort McMurray, now we’ve learned that Yellow Pages will be crediting the accounts of all of its businesses located in Fort McMurray—retroactive to May 3, 2016. Fort McMurray customers can cancel their advertising or marketing contracts moving forward with no penalty. Komcan to donate a percentage of sales to Fort McMurray victims Mon, 16 May 2016 12:17:25 EST Komcan Inc., is giving back to those that have been affected by the devastating fires in Fort McMurray. The Georgetown, ON-based company is donating five percent of all consumables orders to the Salvation Army Alberta Fire Response, until May 31. The money will help those that were forced to flee. Winners of the 23rd annual Gold Leaf Awards announced Thu, 12 May 2016 13:13:56 EST Richmond BC's Glenmore Custom Print & Packaging's silver winning entry The 23rd annual Gold Leaf Awards, presented by the Foil & Specialty Effects Association (FSEA) have been announced. The FSEA’s were created to promote visibility in the graphic arts community. Submissions were judged by a panel of industry exerts in three categories: design, execution and level of difficulty.  Winners were announced on April 3-5 at Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orlando Florida. Rayacom acquires assets of Generation Printing Wed, 11 May 2016 13:10:35 EST Rayacom Group, a full-service commercial printing company in Edmonton Alberta, has acquired the assets of Vancouver’s Generation Printing.   DIA to preview Drupa equipment at upcoming meeting Wed, 11 May 2016 11:53:43 EST On Wednesday May 18, the Digital Imaging Association (DIA) will be presenting a Drupa 2016 preview of five major vendors set to attend this year’s conference. “Touch the Future” attendees will receive the opportunity to receive an overview of each vendor’s offerings. 3M acquires Knifeless Tech Systems Thu, 5 May 2016 13:51:18 EST   3M Commercial Solutions has acquired Knifeless Tech Systems, a Vernon BC-based producer of knifeless tape, an installation tool used to cut self-adhesive films applied to vehicle wraps. Holland & Crosby installs an Inca Onset X3, two Kongsberg C64 tables Wed, 4 May 2016 13:26:17 EST Holland & Crosby Limited, a Missisauga-based print provider, has installed an Inca Onset X3 flatbed press. The installation was completed the by FUJIFILM North America Corporation, graphic systems division and according to Holland, it’s the first North American install of the Onset X3.   Drive Products installs a Ricoh Pro C7110X Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:22:59 EST Drive Products Inc., has installed a Ricoh Pro C7110X at its Mississauga-based facility. The company has been a Ricoh customer for over 10 years. The new installation will allow Drive Products to improve the quality and accuracy of their sales materials. Left to right:  Paul Weatherbie-marketing manager, Michael Edmonds, CIO  PDI group to merge with Imagerie DB, LVP Thu, 28 Apr 2016 12:11:01 EST The PDI Group has entered into an agreement through its wholly subsidiary Trans-Optique Inc., to merge its large format printing operations with those of Imagerie DB Inc., and Inc.   Trends in shipments for equipment and supplies in the U.S. market Wed, 27 Apr 2016 12:56:13 EST In the March/April 2016 edition of the National Printing Equipment Association (NPES) newsletter, the trends in shipments for the U.S. show the market for production digital presses increased 5 percent in 2015 to $2.1 billion, from $2 billion in 2014.   KBA completes web press retrofit at Metroland Wed, 27 Apr 2016 10:43:47 EST KBA North America has completed a drive retrofit of two reelstands and a retrofit of the motion control and drives in one of the four printing towers in the pressroom at Metroland newspaper. The installation was a month-long process.  Wayne Savage, maintenance supervisor at Metroland Media