Monthly Archives: August 2015

Fujifilm Production Efficiencies Highlighted in Big Picture Article

As reported in the June/July, 2015 Issue of Big Picture Magazine, national signage provider bluemedia of Tempe, Arizona won a 1-million-square-foot point-of-purchase sign order for the biggest football game of the year (yes, the Big One played every February) even though the RFP called for half the order to be printed in a week, kitted in two days and immediately sent to a variety of locations. As highlighted in the [...]

August 31st, 2015|Categories: Inklings Blog|0 Comments

InfoTrends Author Weighs in on Hybrid Label Printing

An article authored by InfoTrends consultant Bob Leahey on WhatTheyThink.com (Hybrid Press Profile: FFEI Graphium Updated, 8/4/15) captures his key takeaways after attending a FUJIFILM "Tech Summit" for label converters that featured the Graphium Hybrid Press technology. "...what’s the rationale for hybrid label printing? The simplest reason is that hybrid printing gives the converter more options to execute jobs — spot colors that inkjet can’t quite match can be printed [...]

August 21st, 2015|Categories: Inklings Blog|0 Comments

J Press 720S User Panel Video

Watch this informative video to see what commercial printers have to say about their experiences using the J Press 720S

August 21st, 2015|Categories: J Press, J Press 720, Videos|0 Comments

German Printer Raves About Acuity LED Technology

A case study featuring the Acuity LED 1600 shows how one printer in Germany has turned the platform into a business changing experience. BKS Berantung Konzept und Service GMbH (BKS) located in Wiesbaden is a full service printer with a staff of 40 employees working two shifts at two different locations. Since installing their first Acuity LED 1600 in Fall 2012, BKS has added six more of the presses to their facilities. [...]

August 11th, 2015|Categories: Inklings Blog|0 Comments

New Study Details Wide-Format Pricing by Substrate

A new study by the National Print Owners Association (NPOA) as highlighted in a recent article from PI World reveals the latest pricing practices for 18 of the industry's most popular substrates. “This is an industry first and provides printers with a real-world look at pricing, products and practices they can use to fine tune and build their sign and wide-format business,” said NPOA Executive Director and study author John [...]

August 4th, 2015|Categories: Inklings Blog|0 Comments

Commercial and Package Printers Gain Insights on Inkjet Applications at Fujifilm Technology Summit

“The J Press is a very exciting product” FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division recently hosted an Inkjet Technology Summit at its Chicago Technology Center, showcasing innovative inkjet technology solutions to invited attendees. Highlights of the three-day event included hands-on demonstrations of the Fujifilm J Press 720S, an offset quality B2 sheetfed production inkjet press, along with the Fujifilm J Press 540W, a web-fed inkjet press. “I am really thrilled to be [...]

August 4th, 2015|Categories: News & Events|0 Comments