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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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

California’s Proposition 65 New Warning Requirements . . . it’s a SIGN

Many of us in the printing industry print unique signs and labels.   The reason for signs and labels is to educate and inform. Effective August 30, 2018, the state of California amended a measure adopted by voters in 1986.  Designated as Proposition 65 on the ballot, the actual title is “Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act.” To be compliant to this law, California requires business owners in California and [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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, [...]

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Taking Advantage of Trends in our Industry

The world of commercial print is facing new challenges every day and commercial print owners are continually looking for creative, and cutting edge ways, to meet the ever changing tides.  And, at the very same time, looking for new revenue streams and ways to grow their businesses in a space that is shrinking by consolidation and seeing margins for commodity work stagnate. Being able to face both the market trends [...]

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Southern Carton Expands into Wide Format with Fujifilm’s Pinnacle Onset X3 UV Flatbed

‘The Onset X3 is a game-changer for us’ The Onset X3, a full-bed wide format UV inkjet flatbed printer provides more opportunities at Southern Carton, a family owned and operated third generation solutions company specializing in packaging, based in Lewisburg, Tennessee. With a maximum throughput of nearly 10,000 square feet per hour, the Onset X3 is ideal for companies such as Southern Carton producing fast-turnarounds. A choice of unidirectional, bi-directional and super high-quality print modes can [...]

November 29th, 2018|Categories: News & Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Southern Carton Expands into Wide Format with Fujifilm’s Pinnacle Onset X3 UV Flatbed

Stronger Together

Your partners are critical to your success in today’s ‘free-agent’ nation It’s a simple concept, really: We are stronger together than we are apart. A team effort usually sidesteps an individual attempt toward most endeavors. Given the "free agent” nation where we now live, how have your company’s marketing strategies changed? Over and again, printers find they can no longer accomplish their goals without finding good partners. While engaging with [...]

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Driving Future Wide Format Sales with “Print Packages”

It might be cliché to say it’s important to stand out from the crowd, but it’s especially important when standing out could mean higher profits and a stable future, right? Following the SGIA 2018 Expo in Vegas, I was reading the SGIA Journal and came across a great piece written by Deborah Corn (Intergalactic Ambassador to the Printerverse, Print Media Centr) about ways to profit as a print provider in [...]

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