Pre-Press - Computer-to-plate

Kodak Acquires Assets of ECRM CTP Business
April 21, 2021 at 9:21 am

Eastman Kodak has acquired the assets of ECRM's computer-to-plate device business for the graphic arts and newspaper industries to strengthen its position in the CTP segment of the commercial printing industry.

Agfa Opens New Offset Technical Competence Center in Wilmington, Mass.
March 18, 2020 at 10:02 am

The new Offset Technical Competence Center features commercial, packaging, newspaper, UV printing applications that also offer sustainable benefits. The facility showcases applications to reduce waste, eliminate chemicals, and lower ink consumption while saving energy.

Xitron Acquires CTP and Computer-to-Film RIP Business of RTI
February 2, 2018 at 10:03 am

Xitron has announced an agreement with Global Graphics Software, developer of the Harlequin RIP and parent company to, where on Jan. 2, 2018, Xitron acquired the Computer-to-Plate and Computer-to-Film RIP business of RTI.

Fujifilm Announces Offset Plate Price Increase
November 3, 2017 at 9:07 am

Fujifilm North America will increase the prices of its offset printing plates as a result of raw material cost increases. But just how much will prices rise?

ISO 32000 PDF Specification has Been Updated to Version 2.0
August 25, 2017 at 9:35 am

The publication of ISO 32000-2 (PDF 2.0), the latest version of the PDF specification, has been released by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). The document is a refinement of the venerable PDF format, originally published and made freely available by Adobe Systems since 1993.

Countdown to drupa 2016
May 11, 2016 at 2:51 pm

As the clock ticks off the days until the drupa 2016 printing pilgrimage in Dusseldorf, Germany