William

About William Rongey

With an impressive and unique background in Corporate Communications, Public Relations, and Marketing, Rongey has been a leader within well-known global organizations such as Nestlé USA, Monsanto, and The Walt Disney Company. As the Editor-in-Chief of Fujifilm’s in-house produced and award-winning magazine, print illustrated, he has proudly accepted awards and accolades from industry associations, including the Best of Category and Award of Excellence from the Great Lakes Graphics Association's Graphics Excellence Awards; the Gold Ink Award; the Hermes Platinum Creative Award, as well as recognition from the Premier Print Awards. He looks forward to further extending Fujifilm's leadership position within the industry.

Fujifilm and Inca Digital Announce the OnsetX HS, the World’s Fastest High Quality Flatbed Printer

New UV inkjet flatbed machines offer more than 50% increase in speed, ‘single cycle’ print mode, full automation and ’30 second’ job set up FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division along with strategic partner Inca Digital introduce a powerful new addition to the market-leading OnsetX UV flatbed series – the OnsetX HS (High Speed) range. Featuring two new machines, the Onset X2 HS and the Onset X3 HS, the [...]

June 19th, 2019|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Fujifilm and Inca Digital Announce the OnsetX HS, the World’s Fastest High Quality Flatbed Printer

FUJIFILM Dimatix to Feature Powerful Industrial Inkjet Printbar Innovations at TechConnect

Advanced inkjet printbar technologies developed by FUJIFILM Dimatix, Inc. will be showcased at the upcoming TechConnect World Innovation Conference & Expo, June 17 - 19, 2019, at Hynes Convention Center, Boston, Massachusetts. Highlights within FUJIFILM Dimatix booth number 103 include the Samba® Mini 4300 Series Industrial Inkjet Printbar System for the development, commercial and packaging printing segments. The Samba Mini 4300 Series Industrial Inkjet Printbar System is a compact printbar system [...]

June 11th, 2019|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on FUJIFILM Dimatix to Feature Powerful Industrial Inkjet Printbar Innovations at TechConnect

Push Solutions Doubles up on Powerful Wide Format Innovations from Fujifilm

Push Solutions, a New Berlin, Wisconsin-based print service provider doubles its wide format LED-UV printing power with Fujifilm’s Acuity F and Acuity LED 1600 II presses. At its core, Push Solutions is a kit-packing house, specializing in national distribution for retail support, with a heavy focus on print management, distribution and supply chain. Pictured, left to right, Craig Inglish, Brad Flagge, and Nick Bova alongside the Acuity F by Fujifilm. “We [...]

May 29th, 2019|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Push Solutions Doubles up on Powerful Wide Format Innovations from Fujifilm

Collazo Group Rises from the Ruins with the Onset X1-LT After a Devastating Hurricane Maria

Collazo Group, a Puerto Rico-based print service provider rebuilds its successful business with Fujifilm’s Inca Onset X1-LT, months after Hurricane Maria, a powerful Category 4 storm which devastated several islands in the Caribbean. Hurricane Maria came ashore on September 20, 2018, and was the strongest storm to make landfall in Puerto Rico in 85 years, with sustained winds of 155 mph, knocking out power to the entire island. Homes and [...]

May 22nd, 2019|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Collazo Group Rises from the Ruins with the Onset X1-LT After a Devastating Hurricane Maria

Increased Margins and Reduced Costs with Fujifilm’s Illumina LED Retrofit System at Beau Label

‘The power savings are enormous’ Beau Label, a third generation family-owned print service provider located in Hillside, New Jersey, strategically situated between Newark and New York City installs its third Illumina® LED Retrofit System along with 300 Series UV-LED inks by Fujifilm, and further experiences increased margins and reduced costs. It's a family affair, pictured above, left to right, VJ's nephew Rickey J. Affronti, sales; VJ's son, Vincent J. Melapioni [...]

April 30th, 2019|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Increased Margins and Reduced Costs with Fujifilm’s Illumina LED Retrofit System at Beau Label

Fujifilm’s print illustrated magazine receives 2019 ‘Award of Excellence’ from the Great Lakes Graphics Association

The Great Lakes Graphics Association (GLGA) recently announced FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division an award winner in the 2019 Graphic Excellence Awards competition, recognizing print illustrated with the 'Award of Excellence' in a magazine series. The GEA competition is one of the largest printing competitions in the nation. A panel of out-of-state judges with extensive experience in printing and print production were brought in examine all entries, with [...]

April 4th, 2019|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Fujifilm’s print illustrated magazine receives 2019 ‘Award of Excellence’ from the Great Lakes Graphics Association

Fujifilm’s Superwide Standout Acuity Ultra to Debut at Graphics Canada Expo

Innovations in superwide UV press technology to be displayed by FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division at the upcoming Graphics Canada Expo, April 11 – 13, 2019, at the Toronto International Centre, in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. The Acuity Ultra, featured in booth 5234, is the new superwide UV printer from Fujifilm, and part of the Acuity Ultra Series, available in 126” (3.2 m) and 197” (5 m) versions. Acuity Ultra [...]

April 3rd, 2019|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Fujifilm’s Superwide Standout Acuity Ultra to Debut at Graphics Canada Expo

Fujifilm to Feature State-of-the-Art Inkjet Technologies at InPrint USA 2019

Advanced inkjet innovations developed by FUJIFILM Dimatix, Inc. will be on display within booth 201 at the upcoming InPrint USA trade show, April 9 – 11, 2019, at the Kentucky International Convention Center, in Louisville, Kentucky. Highlights within the FUJIFILM Dimatix booth include: Samba® Mini 4300 Series Industrial Inkjet Printbar System For the commercial and packaging printing segments, the Samba PS4300 is a compact printbar system designed to be easily [...]

April 2nd, 2019|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Fujifilm to Feature State-of-the-Art Inkjet Technologies at InPrint USA 2019

Artisan Triumphs with a Trinity of Wide Format Onset Presses from Fujifilm

Artisan Complete, a full service Toronto-area print provider is victorious in its quest to win more work with a trio of wide format presses from Fujifilm, featuring two Onset X3s and an Onset R40i (also known as QR40). “We started in digital wide format with the very first Inca Columbia Turbo in 2004,” said Peter Balzer, CEO, Artisan Complete. “As our business grew we upgraded to two Onset S70s, and [...]

March 26th, 2019|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Artisan Triumphs with a Trinity of Wide Format Onset Presses from Fujifilm

‘Tremendous Durability’ Triggered Salem One’s Shift to Fujifilm SUPERIA ZD Plates

Salem One has evolved into one of the largest and fastest growing packaging, direct marketing, print and logistics companies in the Southeast.   This high-growth corporate communications company is aimed at additional success and efficiencies with its recent switch to Fujifilm’s SUPERIA ZD, a true no-process thermal plate making technology. “Our previous plate making technology had run its course,” said Philip Kelley Jr., President, Salem One. “We launched a 90 day [...]

March 12th, 2019|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on ‘Tremendous Durability’ Triggered Salem One’s Shift to Fujifilm SUPERIA ZD Plates

Fujifilm Launches New Acuity LED 40 Series Flatbed Printers

FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division announces the new Acuity LED 40 Series with instant-on LED curing, the newest addition to the highly successful, renowned  Acuity platform. The new Acuity LED 40 Series of mid-volume UV flatbed printers are an innovative solution for customers in the sign and display graphics industry, offering superior print quality and application versatility with rigid or flexible substrates. Designed to be a cost-effective printer [...]

February 4th, 2019|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Fujifilm Launches New Acuity LED 40 Series Flatbed Printers

Fujifilm Receives Aluminum Tariff Tax Exclusions

FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division announces tariff tax exclusions on its aluminum offset printing plates, currently making it the only major printing plate manufacturer in the U.S. to earn exclusion. Fujifilm has proactively worked with industry associations and the Federal Government to address the unintended consequences of the tariffs applied to the sales of aluminum offset printing plates as an unfair burden on the graphic arts industry. The [...]

January 23rd, 2019|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Fujifilm Receives Aluminum Tariff Tax Exclusions

The winter issue 2018 of print illustrated is now available

Highlights include: Cover Story Eat or Be Eaten - Sustained Success. How to adapt and win, regardless of your size Feature Article Generation Next - understanding today's graphic communications nation Customer Success Stories Full Frame Signs - how the Acuity Select 28 is helping give Full Frame Signs' customers the star treatment Southern Carton - 'the Onset X3 is changing the way we do business' Innovation Spotlights  The all-new J [...]

January 9th, 2019|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on The winter issue 2018 of print illustrated is now available

Sustained Success

Standing tall in the face of an ever-changing, complex print industry climate requires staying laser focused, driven and flexible. And commercial industry print sales are growing, so maintaining an ability to adapt as the climate evolves has never been more important. Total commercial printing industry sales increased in 2018 to roughly 1.7 percent, or $85.3 billion, according to research by the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA). Sales are up, but [...]

December 20th, 2018|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Sustained Success

Nick Roder joins Fujifilm to Lead Sales for Mid Range Wide Format Presses

FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division announces Nick Roder as the new national sales manager for the renowned Acuity family of wide format presses. With more than 30 years in the graphics industry, Nick’s experience includes leadership within sales, new digital product launches, and people management. “I’m excited to be joining Fujifilm,” said Roder. “The Acuity product family of wide format presses is a growing segment in this marketplace, [...]

December 4th, 2018|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Nick Roder joins Fujifilm to Lead Sales for Mid Range Wide Format Presses