PrintCAN News RSS PrintCAN RSS en-us Tue, 25 Oct 2016 06:07:57 EDT Tue, 25 Oct 2016 06:00:15 EST Happy International Print Day 2016! Wed, 19 Oct 2016 13:24:38 EST The 24-hour celebration of print is currently underway. Join the conversation by using the hashtag #IPD16 on social media. This year the theme is #PrintSmart (use that hashtag as well) and it relates to sharing education and resources that demonstrate how far print has come in the digital age.   Ricoh gives back Wed, 19 Oct 2016 12:18:59 EST Ricoh Canada employees took part in another Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup (GCSC), a national program that encourage partners to take an active role in protecting Canada’s environment, by cleaning up local parks, rivers and lakes. aquablog//Ricoh crew picking up trash at Thetis lake, Victoria earlier this year in June Maranda Digital invests in three new machines Thu, 13 Oct 2016 14:01:56 EST Maranda Digital has installed a Ricoh Pro C7100X, Ricoh Pro C9100, and Pro 8120SE, as well as the Total Flow workflow software, in order to better serve their clients.  Steve Hymers of Miranda Digital with the latest installation Cansel acquires Unisourceâs bond paper operations Wed, 12 Oct 2016 12:51:25 EST   Cansel has acquired the engineering bond paper converting operations and business of Unisource Canada, Inc., a Veritiv Company.  St. Joseph acquires Bassett Direct Wed, 12 Oct 2016 11:25:45 EST St. Joseph Communications has finalized an agreement to acquire direct marketing service and variable printing programs provider Bassett Direct. Rich Bassett, founder and president in 2014 celebrating the company's 20th anniversary Mimaki to open tech centre in Ontario Wed, 5 Oct 2016 12:37:00 EST On Oct. 11, Mimaki is holding a grand opening for its new Technology Centre in Concord, ON.   The 11,000 sq. ft. facility will be home to Mimaki-trained sales and technical support staff, ready to provide Canadian clients with local support for its range of wide-format printers and cutters. Weihai buys 35 Elan 500âs Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:33:35 EST Weihai Printing Machinery Co., has signed a seven year agreement with Delphax Technologies of Mississauga to buy 35 Elan 500 digital colour printers. The printer will be marketed under the name Weifend EL500.   Media Resources puts on a show at Sign Expo Gerald Fruehwirth Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:45:44 EST This past weekend at Sign Expo Canada we were exposed to the latest technology in the sign industry, which has always been an industry of it’s own. One of the exhibitors, Media Resources revealed the future of outdoor signage. Mediaresources management team from left to right: Will Thomson, Steve Gallow, Keith Edwards, and Jeff Rushton Hanna Paper Fibres wins IAPHC golf tournament Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:07:47 EST The annual IAPHC golf tournament was held at Royal Woodbine Golf in Toronto, and this year Ted Childs, Steve Kaschuck, Jim Millar and Matthew Knox of Hanna Paper Fibres won the low score.   Globe CEO to speak at OPIA dinner Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:55:11 EST The Ontario Printing & Imaging Association (OPIA) is holding its Captain of Industry dinner on Oct.19 with guest speaker Phillip Crawley, publisher and CEO of the Globe & Mail. Core-Mark International purchases a Bizhub Pro Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:33:58 EST Core-Mark International Inc., a distributor and marketer of consumer goods across North America, has installed Konica Minolta’s Bizhub Pro C1060L, at its Milton facility. Left to right: Glen Leguyder, Chandra Peel Multitech installs an imagePRESS Fri, 23 Sep 2016 12:00:26 EST Multitech Graphics has installed a Canon imagePRESS C8000VP 4 colour digital toner press. Left to right: Frank S - Canon Tech, Lorne - owner, Andrew - Multitech, David E - Canon production sales Mr. Printer invests in a Duplo Fri, 23 Sep 2016 11:11:13 EST Mr. Printer has purchased a Duplo 616 Pro from Print Digital Solutions (PDS). Left to right: Agnes Ver from Mr. Printer and Brett Kisiloski from PDS   Esko donates flexo plate imager to Ryerson Wed, 21 Sep 2016 12:08:08 EST Esko has donated a new CDI flexo plate imager to Ryerson University’s School of Graphic Communications Management (GCM). Third year GCM students, Jewel Bolasco and Alisha Campitelli, imaging and evaluating flexo plates. Plastic + Paper celebrates 100 years Plastic & Paper Wed, 21 Sep 2016 11:36:29 EST Valuing customer relationships never gets old. That’s the philosophy practiced at Plastic+Paper achieving its centennial milestone this year.