Pre-Press - Computer-to-plate

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.

Dauphin Co. Library System
February 7, 2017 at 12:21 pm

A new video shows how the Dauphin County Library System's Print & Mailing Services operation uses a Xanté Heavyweight Champion with PlateMaker 7 to print plates for the youth services materials it prints on its Itek 3985 press. The in-plant also uses Xanté's iQueue software to determine job costs and for spot color matching.

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