Wed, May

Mimaki Europe will use Fespa Global to display a new UV LED large-format printer for the first time in the EMEA region. It will also demonstrate its new Simple POP software - enabling shop-owners to create and design their own signage. The software connects directly to Rasterlink for an automated workflow from design to print and cut on Mimic’s UCJV series.

The British Sign and Graphics Association (BSGA) has officially changed its name to ISA-UK, powered by BSGA (ISA-UK), in reference to its affiliation with the US-based International Sign Association. The name-change coincides with the appointment of a new president and vice-president.

Zund is bringing DLC-coated router bits to the market. The coating reduces friction and increases wear resistance, particularly beneficial in routing applications involving aluminium, aluminium composites, wood, and PVC.

Dublin-based Xtreme Signs and Graphics has bought another Jetrix LXiR320. The company confirmed the order with InkTec at Sign and Digital UK.

The recently constituted AXYZ Automation Group has announced the Infinite CNC router, the first of a planned series of new products.

swissQprint’s Nyala has taken first place in the European popularity stakes for the fourth year in a row according to Infosource.

Sign and Digital UK, which ran from 2 to 4 April at the NEC, attracted 5,095 unique visitors according to its organiser. 340 attended for more than one day.

Fujifilm Speciality Ink Systems (FSIS) says a successful legal suit filed against Nazdar and its German distributor Zaro shows it takes the protection of its intellectual property extremely seriously. 

EFI has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by an affiliate of private equity company Siris Capital Group in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $1.7bn.

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