Print Awards open for

Pride In Print Awards open for entries

Industry professionals, and the general public, can look forward to seeing a bonanza of top quality printed material as the Pride In Print Awards open for entries. Enter the Pride In Print Awards online Early bird entries close on February 16, 2024 and the final date for entries is March 22, 2024. Established in 1993…

micro particle jetting technology

D3 introduces micro particle jetting technology

Durst Group subsidiary D3 has unveiled its micro particle jetting printing technology at Formnext 2023 in Frankfurt. The show features advancements in high-performance ceramics manufacturing. D3’s LABII printing system allows direct printing of water-based, highly concentrated suspensions with almost any particle size and distribution. In this process, post-sintering, complex and dense components are formed that…

Orangebox adds Revoria Press PC1120 to its digital operation

Celebrating its 20th anniversary this year has given Orangebox owners and co-founders Stephen Bennett and Thomas Subritzky a chance to appreciate how they have grown the enterprise over the past two decades. Now employing 30 staff across two branches in Wellington, where it was founded, and Auckland, the company’s capabilities range from data programming and…

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Embracing digital humans: a brave new world awaits

In a world defined by lightning-fast technological progress and ever-changing business environments, companies worldwide constantly seek new methods to boost productivity and slash expenses. Enter the potential life changing trend of digital humans – the intelligent, cost-effective alternative to conventional staff. As enterprises strive to maintain seamless operations, these lifelike virtual beings offer a blend…

Version 17 of CalderaRIP

Caldera releases Version 17 of CalderaRIP

Software developer Caldera has released Version 17 of CalderaRIP for large-format digital printing & cutting. Highlights of this new Version include the official support of macOS Sonoma, the integration of Adobe PDF Print Engine 6.2, more than 30 new drivers, and an extended range of new features to facilitate colour management, printing and cutting tasks.…

prints on both sides

New Kodak textured banner film prints on both sides

The latest Kodak Wide-Format Media textured opaque banner film prints on both sides of the material. Kodak Premium Textured Display Film is a high-scratch and water-resistant film. Made from PVC/PET hybrid material, it offers a high-performance and cost-effective solution for indoor and outdoor use. Applications include trade show and event exhibits, banner stands, and point-of-purchase…

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Badger returns as head of sales for CPP large format

Canon Production Printing has appointed Steven Badger as head of sales and professional services across the large format graphics and technical document systems sector within Oceania. He returns to the region after spending seven years abroad working for the Canon Production Printing Group. As its international product manager, he spent the first half of his…

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That was then: Ruth Cobb as part of the first Pride In Print organising committee in 1993 (apparently an after school job)

That was then, this is now

“I have had the absolute privilege of attending every one of these events and the growth of the industry over that time has been nothing short of spectacular,” says Ruth Cobb in her latest column


Over 100 print industry professionals came together to celebrate the printing industry talent during the 2023 People in Print Awards and Rising Star Awards event in Auckland

People in Print Awards 2023

Over 100 print industry professionals came together to celebrate the printing industry talent during the 2023 People in Print…


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