Currie Group and Horizon

Visit marks new era of partnership for Currie Group and Horizon

Leading supplier Currie Group and Horizon, leading finishing specialists, have marked another milestone in their long-term partnership with the visit of Horizon’s new generation of leadership to Australia. Hideharu Hori, executive director of the company and grandson of its founder Hachiro Hori, and managing director, Sam Miyazaki, spent a week in the country meeting with…

Daniel Telfer to take

Daniel Telfer to take reins at BJ Ball New Zealand

BJ Ball New Zealand has appointed Daniel Telfer to take on the role of chief executive officer. His appointment follows the recent departure of Richard Hislop. Telfer has considerable experience in the industry going back to his time at Interpac packaging, which he sold to Huhtamki. Most recently, he has worked as general manager of…

light about Starleaton business

New information comes to light about Starleaton business

New information has come to light about Starleaton business in the creditors report, which has been widely circulated throughout the local printing industry. These are direct extracts from the Starleaton creditors report created by Andrew Blundell and Simon Cathro of Cathro & Partners. The next creditors meeting will be held on Friday 23 February 2024.

fed digital inkjet press

Screen announces new roll fed digital inkjet press

Screen has finished developing its new Truepress JET 560HDX roll fed digital inkjet press. The company says the new press will drive further innovation in printing. It can operate in a variety of print modes, handling paper widths up to 560mm. Printing at speeds up to 150 meters per minute, it offers a maximum resolution…

the Paris 2024 Olympics

JC Decaux partners with NZOC for the Paris 2024 Olympics

Out of Home media company JCDecaux New Zealand has announced its appointment as the exclusive Out of Home partner of the New Zealand Olympic Committee, for the Paris 2024 Olympics. Phil Eastwood, general manager of JCDecaux New Zealand, says, “The excitement and team spirit could best be captured by this line from the New Zealand…

closing 10 plants as

Amcor closing 10 plants as destocking continues

Global packaging giant Amcor is closing 10 plants across the globe as post-Covid destocking continues. It has implemented significant workforce reductions. Amcor says this in response to a substantial decline in customer demand for beverages, meat, and destocking by pharmaceutical customers. The company’s net profit witnessed a nearly 60 per cent drop in the first…

Official drupa ANZ night

Official drupa ANZ night set for June 3

PrintNZ is inviting New Zealand visitors to drupa 2024 to attend the official drupa ANZ night on Monday, June 3 during the world’s most significant print industry event for 2024. The drupa organiser Messe Düsseldorf will kick things off at 4.00pm with a Welcome Reception for Kiwi and Aussie visitors. With industry organisations PrintNZ, Visual…

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join New Zealand Printer and get the latest printing industry news, product reviews and features. Registering allows access to members only content, and lets you contribute to the New Zealand Printer community.



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…


© 2024 New Zealand Printer. Owned by The Intermedia Group.