Industry News

Digital Printing Driving Innovation in Textile Printing
December 4, 2019 at 10:45 am

Textile printing is changing to adopt new technologies. We examine the dynamics that digital innovations have on this segment, and explore innovations in design, digital print, and the cutting and sewing of textile-based products.

Verso Corp. Announces Sale of Androscoggin and Stevens Point Paper Mills for $400M
November 13, 2019 at 9:37 am

Verso announced the sale of two of its mills to Pixelle Specialty Solutions for $400 million. The sale is anticipated to be completed in the first quarter of 2020, and its net cash proceeds are anticipated to be approximately $336 million. Verso also announced that Adam St. John has been named CEO.

Heidelberg Debuts New Technology, Gives Back at PRINTING United
November 13, 2019 at 9:43 am

A PRINTING United, Heidelberg made its U.S. debut of the Diana Go, displayed digital solutions with the Versafire EP, and premiered the new Digitmatrix 60 FC diecutter. The company also showcased an an application gallery of products produced for Reformation Brewery.

GPO Adds Six Inkjet Presses
November 18, 2019 at 10:54 am

The U.S. Government Publishing Office has acquired six new inkjet presses as a part of its ongoing plant operations modernization efforts.

UPDATE: Xerox Confirms It Will Launch Hostile Bid Attempt After HP Board Rejects Offer
November 25, 2019 at 4:50 pm

In a public letter issued on November 24, HP rebuked Xerox's threat of a hostile takeover, stating the proposal undervalued HP, along with addressing other concerns. Now, Xerox has responded, stating it still intends to mount a hostile bid attempt, while addressing what it claims to be misleading information in HP's letter.

Ranking of the Largest College and University In-plants
November 27, 2019 at 11:20 am

The past year has brought a number of changes to our annual ranking of the largest higher-ed in-plants. Six of the top 10 on our list have increased their revenues over the past year, resulting in some reshuffling of the ranks.