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MetroWrapz of Hollywood, Florida, has won the title ‘King of the Wrap World’ in the Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions Wrap Like a King challenge for its Mission Flyer 2.0 vehicle wrap.

HP Inc. has completed the acquisition of Apogee Corporation, the UK-based office equipment dealer and provider of print, outsourced services, and document and process technology from manufacturers including Ricoh, Canon, Xerox and Konica Minolta as well as HP.

A development group of designers will help shape Pure Digital 2, slated to take place at the Beursgebouw Exhibition Centre in Eindhoven, 23-24 October 2019. The announcement follows a meeting among interested parties on 25 October, where event organiser Mack Brooks Exhibitions solicited ideas on how the second iteration of the print-meets-creatives event should look.

A Signs Express centre has opened in Salisbury, bringing the total network to 67 operations and marking the fourth new opening of 2018.

North East-based Simpson Group has taken on two business developers and a recruit to a new apprenticeship scheme. The moves coincide with the appointment of a new finance director, Kevin Wills.

Spandex has acquired Seri Deco Oy, a distributor of wide-format printing equipment, roll and rigid media, and sign making products to the Scandinavian and Baltic markets. From its base in Helsinki, the new Spandex subsidiary serves customers across Finland and Estonia, and its Lithuanian facility services Lithuania and Latvia. Its portfolio includes HP, Roland, Summa and Avery Dennison plus the rigid media, display systems and textiles of Wideco, which it acquired in 2017.

Ricoh is acquiring LAC Corporation to strengthen its industrial printing business. The purchase of LAC - a company with inkjet technology that supports printing on 3D surfaces - is scheduled for completion on 31 October.

Roland DG has extended the deadline by two months for entries to its Hero Awards 2018. The new deadline is 31 December 2018.

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