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Leap Forward and Embrace Change

Let’s face it, there are many things in our lives we don’t want to change. Change can be difficult. It can be messy and disruptive. Unless there is a compelling reason to change many people opt for the status quo. Doing what you’ve always done is predictable. It’s safe. Or is it? Do you remember this old saying? If you always do what you’ve always done, you’ll always get what [...]

February 15th, 2018|Categories: Inklings Blog|0 Comments

Inkjet and Corrugated: Innovative and Untraditional Solutions

Corrugated printers are being challenged to produce shorter runs. Fortunately, new innovations in digital inkjet printing have been developed to meet the challenge and respond to shifting market demands and industry trends. The Drive to Digital Customers are demanding faster turnaround and shorter runs due to customization and localization. Corrugated printers are now able to respond with an economically viable solution. At this point in time, digital inkjet printing for [...]

January 23rd, 2018|Categories: Inklings Blog|0 Comments

Using Twitter to Engage with Fellow Print Professionals

As a commercial printing professional, you probably already know the value of using LinkedIn to connect with business partners, colleagues and peers. But did you know Twitter is also a great place to connect with print professionals? I recently participated in my second Twitter chat, #PrintChat, which happens every Wednesday at 4:00 pm EST and is organized by Print Media Center, and I found it to be a very valuable [...]

January 11th, 2018|Categories: Inklings Blog|0 Comments

A Look Back on Fujifilm’s 2017 Achievements

It’s that time again – the end of the year is around the corner and the start of another one will bring new opportunities and successes. Fujifilm had many highlights in 2017, but here are some of the most memorable moments. Launch of Print Illustrated Fujifilm debuted the first issue of Print Illustrated, an in-house produced, business-to-business magazine that offers great insight and a wealth of information for industry professionals. [...]

December 18th, 2017|Categories: Inklings Blog|0 Comments

Owner Perspectives: J Press 720S Drives a Competitive Advantage for Production of Short Run Packaging

IT Strategies recently reported perspectives from the Digital Packaging Summit, an invitation only event by NAPCO Media and Engage sponsored in part by Fujifilm. The report noted that “there is a big squeeze by consumer goods manufacturers on packaging converters to reduce lead times on procuring print.” The report went on to comment that those same consumer goods manufacturers are evaluating converter capabilities and are looking for converters who can [...]

December 13th, 2017|Categories: Inklings Blog|Comments Off on Owner Perspectives: J Press 720S Drives a Competitive Advantage for Production of Short Run Packaging

Fujifilm Participates in Hybrid Print Panel at Digital Packaging Summit

Mike Barry, Fujifilm product marketing manager - digital solutions, joined a panel of suppliers at the third annual Digital Packaging Summit to discuss the impact hybrid flexo/inkjet printing technology will have in packaging. Moderated by Marco Boer of I.T. Strategies, the panel also included representatives from Mark Andy, Nilpeter, Kodak, and Gallus. "In the label segment, hybrid printing, which often combines inkjet and flexographic technologies, has emerged as a solution [...]

November 29th, 2017|Categories: Inklings Blog|0 Comments

Owner Perspectives: Onset X3 Transforms Edison Retail Solutions’ Retail Marketing Production

Edison Retail Solutions is heavily focused on in-store retail marketing and POP displays. The ability to quickly produce high-quality, large format signage is vital to the success of their business. Their clients often need large runs produced with quick turnaround times. With the Onset X3, they are able to do so with remarkable speed and quality. "Our customers demand on-time delivery, lower cost and better quality. The Onset X3 delivers [...]

November 3rd, 2017|Categories: Inklings Blog|0 Comments

Are Your Signs Following the Law?

If you read our blog post on ADA guidelines that print service providers (PSPs) should know, you know that a business can incur fines of up to $50,000 for sign violations. That's a hefty price to pay - especially for a small business - and can be easily avoided when PSPs are thoroughly educated on the guidelines. The same goes for the legality of the signs you make. Cities, counties [...]

October 30th, 2017|Categories: Inklings Blog|0 Comments

Inkjet Innovations Sure to Catch Your Eye at SGIA Expo 2017

Get jazzed at SGIA Expo 2017 this year as the premier imaging event in North America visits New Orleans, October 10 - 12. As a platinum sponsor of SGIA Expo 2017, the Fujifilm exhibit – located in booth 1529 – will give attendees the opportunity to see how innovations in inkjet technology are changing the dynamics of print. Fujifilm plans to demonstrate the company’s latest advancements and new products specifically [...]

September 25th, 2017|Categories: Inklings Blog|0 Comments

Open Your Eyes to Digital Inkjet at Fujifilm’s Exciting PRINT 17 Exhibit

PRINT 17, an innovative exhibition of digital inkjet technologies, products and services, is being held this year in Chicago on September 10-14. The exciting Fujifilm exhibit – located in booth 2013 – will give attendees the opportunity to see how innovations in traditional offset printing and developments in digital toner and inkjet technology are changing the dynamics of print. Fujifilm plans to demonstrate the company’s latest advancements and new products [...]

September 1st, 2017|Categories: Inklings Blog|0 Comments