You could tell it was no ordinary day when we came down to breakfast in the Landa hotel on Thursday, June 2nd. The room was festooned with balloons, cards and banners. No, it wasn’t a display from the Landa Nanographic Printing® Presses, but a celebration for Benny Landa’s big day – the day he turned 70.
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Monday, 06 June 2016 | By Gerry Mulvaney
Monday, 23 May 2016 | By Louis Gordon
Landa Digital Printing is pulling back the curtains on its impressive suite of presses at drupa 2016. The stand in Hall 9 will feature a new theatre presentation and working demonstrations of new Nanographic Printing® presses that represent the most dramatic advancement in print technology in nearly 25 years.
I am heading over to Germany at the end of this month – not to Mainz actually, but to Dusseldorf, where like the rest of the world of printing, I will spend two weeks at the Drupa 2016 show in the Messe Centre. I know that you can’t make it yourself…
Monday, 09 May 2016 | By Gerry Mulvaney
Printers, imagine the waste using only half a tin of ink and throwing the rest away or using a third of a bottle of fount solution and pouring the rest into the recycling? No, neither can I. But that’s exactly what printers do when it comes to adding metallic foil to their printed images.
Monday, 02 May 2016 | By Gerry Mulvaney
In the venerable Mother of all Parliaments in London, there has been a veritable furore about a decision by the upper house, to save some money on the way that the activities of both the House of Lords and the House of Commons are recorded.
Monday, 18 April 2016 | By Bob Boucher
Marketing is all about creating buzz, right? Well, if you’re a devoted fan of Honey Nut Cheerios® in Canada, get ready for a reverse-buzz the next time you go cereal shopping. The brand’s iconic, illustrated bee mascot, “Buzz,” has disappeared from the package design for the first time ever – replaced with an all-white knockout image.
Nanotechnology is an astounding discovery, and its impact and uses are now being seen in practical ways around the world. Take Malaria for instance which is still a killer disease. Around 600,000 people a year around the world are still succumbing to it, and governments and philanthropists alike are pledging money to find ways to eradicate it. Now, a young scientist in Britain, George Frodsham has invented a new way of using nanoparticles to create a form of blood dialysis and to tackle the disease.
It’s said that the last thing a printer does to a job is the first thing his customer sees. And never is this statement more true than in the world of carton printing. In most print jobs, a lot of work goes into the prepress and printing, but when it comes to carton printing, a whole lot more goes into the design and finishing of the box.