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InkTec is launching three printers early in 2019. The Jetrix LXi6 and Jetrix LXi7 are available from this month. The Jetrix LX190 (pictured) will follow in February.

K6 Media has wrapped up a project for the Salvation Army's Toy Mountain campaign in Ottawa, Canada, with banners, murals and labels printed onto Drytac ReTac Smooth 150.

Prismm is warning that the Government's new Resources and Waste Strategy will mean that packaging companies, manufacturers and retailers will see their compliance costs rise.

The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) has created a suppliers and manufacturers council (SMC) to advise it on issues and concerns related to the future success of their companies, their customers and the printing industry as a whole.

According to a survey of 1,096 UK employees carried out by bonus and incentives provider One4allRewards.co.uk, businesses that give out bonuses in December will do better at retaining staff.

A survey of 1,021 UK workers carried out by digital marketing agency MarketinSignals.com has revealed that more than one in three (39%) business leaders are unsure as to whether their company website is optimised for local SEO.

Warsaw-based POS and signage company UDS will become central Europe's first user of the EFI Nozomi C18000 single-pass LED inkjet corrugated press when it is installed next month. Once the printer - which can print up to 10,000 890 x 890-mm (35 x 35in) boards per hour two-up - is up and running, UDS's priority will be to expand its product portfolio with low-volume corrugated packaging.

Siegwerk will implement a price increase for all packaging inks and varnishes in EMEA from 1 February 2019. The company said costs for raw materials such as photoinitiators, UV monomers, acrylic resins, pigments, isocyanates and specialty additives have continued to rise, with further increases experienced in Q4 2018.

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