11 September 2019

MISSISSAUGA—

Ken Freek back at Heidelberg
Ken Freek back at Heidelberg
Ken Freek is back  at Heidelberg in the  position of Subscription Sales Support .  Using his print industry experience to support the team as they introduce Heidelberg Subscription to Canadian printers Ken has had several positions before , Digital Product Manger, Director of Sales and Service Digital Products , Director of Logistics and Vice President of Product Management. In 2016 left Heidelberg and went to Webcom. 

10 September 2019

MONTREAL—

Flexible packaging for the Banana industry
Flexible packaging for the Banana industry
Transcontinental is buying control of Trilex  a flexible plastics printer in Ecuador specializing in supplying banana industry . Trilex  of Guayaquil is the largest plastics supplier for the banana industry inEcuador .Trilex has about 170 workers making plastics packaging and farm plastics used for protection and pest control.Transcontinental is Trilex second operation in Ecuador.

10 September 2019

ENGLAND—

Our brain loves the printed word.
Our brain loves the printed word.
How do our brains respond to print vs. digital communications? It turns out our brains seem to love print, and there is a growing body of neuroscience that shows that print marketing affects us in powerful ways related to memory, recall, and enjoyment. Scientists are using neuroscience techniques like eye tracking and biometric measurements to gauge people’s initial reactions to physical media like paper-based ads.

10 September 2019

MONTREAL—

Hot market traceable packaging
Hot market traceable packaging
The funding for Collège Ahuntsic's technology transfer centre, the Printability and Graphic Communications Institute (ICI), will support researchers in developing intelligent telecommunications devices and sensors to make food packaging and other printed material traceable, which will provide security benefiting all Canadians.

10 September 2019

TORONTO—

Providing $86,500 in scholarships in 2018-19
Providing $86,500 in scholarships in 2018-19
 Canadian Print Scholarships has announce that 68 new and returning students at 5 schools have been selected to receive national scholarships for the 2019/2020 academic year valued at $1,500. Students at British Columbia Institute of Technology, Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology, Nova Scotia Community College, Ryerson University and Southern Alberta Institute of Technology will benefit from this support as they pursue studies in Graphic Communications.

4 September 2019

MONTREAL—

Has bought one other printer in the last year.
Has bought one other printer in the last year.
 The deal for Accent Impressions to buy Le Group Quadriscan has been called off. By mutual  agreement the deal announced in June is dead. Accent Impressions with about 35 employees and around $6 to $7 million in sales was going to buy QuadriScan of with 90 employees and $14 million in sales.Quadriscan started out as a film trade house and when the film market started to die moved into printing.

3 September 2019

MONTREAL—

Smyth AsterPro 44 Sewing Machine . The newest in North America
Smyth AsterPro 44 Sewing Machine . The newest in North America
Multi Bookbinding just completed the installation and training of a brand-new Smyth Sewing machine AsterPRO 44 from Meccanotecnica. With the addition of a third production line with all the cutting-edge technologies for automatic book sewing, this new investment will almost double the sewing capability of the company and keep Multi Bookbinding in the leading position in Case Binding production.The main features of the machine are :

3 September 2019

PICKERING. ONTARIO—

: Dave Ellis, president of Ellis beside the  Omega Allpro 90 Folder Gluer
: Dave Ellis, president of Ellis beside the Omega Allpro 90 Folder Gluer
Ellis added a new Koenig & Bauer Duran Omega Allpro 90 folder gluer---the first in North America--- to its post-press department at its 60,000 sq ft Mississauga, Ontario facility this spring.  The Omega Allpro folder gluers handle a wide range of substrates from cartonboard to corrugated, versatile and capable of producing the most complex range of carton styles.

3 September 2019

BRAMPTON—

 David Chin President APP Canada
David Chin President APP Canada
APP Canada is celebrating 20 years of growth and success in a market segment that has undergone significant transformation. To mark this milestone, the company looks back at its strategy of evolution and its ability to respond to more informed consumer choices especially with a growing trend of moving away from plastics. “Twenty years ago, the industry was somewhat resistant to Asian paper, with concerns over its quality and how it will affect the machines and the finished products,” said David Chin, President of APP Canada.

28 August 2019

TORONTO—

 
Mary Black Chair of Ryerson for 10 years
Mary Black Chair of Ryerson for 10 years
Industry Friends, faculty staff and alumni are welcome  to an evening " Remembering Mary Black"  on October 10th at 7:00. It will be held at Ryerson University, Toronto.  ! Mary Black is best known in the industry when she became Chair of Ryerson University's School of Graphic Communications Management in 1996. During her 10 years at Ryerson  she was the force behind the building of the Heidelberg Centre which gave the graphic arts management students their own building.

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