January 26, 2021

Editor's Picks


After Drastic Falls, Print Production and Employment Level Out

by David Wilaj

When looking at certain economic and industry indicators, it is easy to see exactly when the COVID-19 pandemic began to debilitate business. Fortunately, industries were able to adjust and although we remain far from pre-pandemic levels, these same indicators have already shown plenty of recovery progress.


Featured Resources

Sponsored by HP

HP Highlights the Latex Printer Series

From its demo center in Atlanta, Georgia, HP executives show off their versatile line of latex offerings, which have become popular for signage, décor, vehicle wraps, and even natural fiber textile applications. Access the demonstration here.

Sponsored by Canon Solutions America, LFS

Canon Solutions America’s Graphics Portfolio Makes an Entrance

From its Customer Experience Center in Itasca, Ill., Canon Solutions America’s executive team walk viewers through the company’s impressive product portfolio, showcasing  the breadth and depth of Canon’s large-format graphics solutions offerings. Access the showcase here.

Sponsored by Fujifilm Graphic Systems

FUJIFILM Demos Acuity Ultra & Inca OnsetX Series

Watch as FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division demonstrates several of its newest presses; including the Acuity Ultra and Inca OnsetX Series.


Market Opportunity: Digital Textile Innovations in Décor

The interior décor market — including both the home and commercial spaces — is a key growth area for print, thanks to a wealth of digital print innovation over the last few years. In this webinar, HP and TVF are coming together to talk about the latest innovations for the digital textile décor market.


Top News


#RyansRemarks: What Does PIVOT Mean?

by Ryan T. Sauers

In this short #RyansRemarks​ Video, he explains his take on what the word PIVOT (which we all use) really means. He describes it in acronym form to think about it in a deeper manner.

Supported By Mimaki USA

Renowned Fashion Designers Collaborate with Mimaki on Latest Line

When fashion design collective threeASFOUR readied their latest collection, they decided it would have a digital theme – through the designs, the “virtual runway” video that launched the collection, and most of all the intricately detailed fabrics printed in partnership with Mimaki.


PRINTING United Alliance Announces TAGA Presents Virtual Event

PRINTING United Alliance announced that registration for the popular event TAGA Presents is now open and free for attendees. TAGA Presents will be held virtually this year on March 11 and March 23, from 2-3:30 pm EST both days.


New EFI VUTEk Q3r and Q5r Roll-to-Roll Printers

The new EFI VUTEk Q series product line delivers superior quality and a complete system solution with advanced roll-to-roll LED technology. The 198-inch VUTEk Q5r printer runs at speeds up to 7,233 sq.ft./hr, and the 138-inch VUTEk Q3r model prints up to 6,006 sq.ft./hr.


Fabric Images Introduces New Division - Fi Interiors

Fabric Images launched a new division and sub-brand for the company — Fi Interiors, which will offer custom manufactured interior architectural and design solutions, including fabric architecture, acoustical décor products, and digital printing.