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drupa 2016 Coverage

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drupa Reports

drupa 2016 is behind us. Now what?

Printers from around the globe flock to drupa every four-years to see the latest innovations. The highlights of these introductions have already been well-covered by our respected colleagues in great detail. However, the drupa summaries to date do not provide Service Providers with insight into the one key question that every service provider is asking, “How do we feed the beast?” That is, if I make the leap to digital printing, or wish to expand my presence, how do I ensure a profitable stream of work that will result in a return on my investment?

Think 3D Printing is Not for You? Think Again!

3D printing was one of six focused areas at drupa 2016. Most printing operations are probably wondering how this can apply to their businesses. Senior Editor Cary Sherburne has some ideas to share that will shed light on the subject.

drupa 2016: A Watershed Event

In this article, David Zwang gives a recap of some of the interesting exhibits, products, and some important trends that came out of drupa 2016.

Emmy-Worthy Press Conferences at drupa 2016

For journalists, drupa means a press conference marathon. Most of these conferences have great content, and it is important to be able to ask questions of executives during these sessions to be able to bring the most accurate and important news to our readers. In this post, Senior Editor Cary Sherburne highlights four press conferences that are deserving of special recognition.

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Join Canon at DRUPA 2016

Océ VarioPrint i300
Learn about new product upgrades for the Océ VarioPrint i300 including ColorGrip Technology and new Ink Sets. All designed to expand media options and improve print quality.


Océ ColorStream 6000
Learn about the Océ ColorStream 6000 Chroma, a high-speed commercial inkjet system featuring the new Chromera ink set. This upgrade offers a wide color gamut and extends application opportunities for this high performing platform.

Come and see Canon in Hall 8a at DRUPA 2016 (Messe D��sseldorf, 31 May ��� 10 June 2016).


drupa News

4th drupa Global Trends Report 2017 Available Soon

Esko CorruSpeed tool meets with market enthusiasm

PIA’s Post Drupa Event Exceeds Expectations

Heidelberg sees successful realignment reflected in strong incoming orders at drupa

Service push in the KBA Web Lounge

Weilburger Experiences Most Successful drupa since 1995

In a UK first, Fujifilm announces major Flenex FW partnership with Essex-based repro house, MPH Ltd

Grupo Gondi Secures Expansion Ambitions with Large Order for Bobst And BHS Corrugated Lines

HP, Muller Martini, GMG & Highcon Join Canon, Xerox & Konica Minolta at PIA Post Drupa Event in NYC

Toppan Forms Now Biggest KODAK PROSPER Customer in the World with Fifth Press

New KBA-Flexotecnica NEO XD LR “Hybrid” Press Debuts at Drupa

Nino-Druck Targets Personalised Print Market with Taopix Purchase

Flexo Concepts Reports Success with New MicroTip® Doctor Blade Edge Technology at Drupa 2016

Muller Martini CEO, Bruno Muller, reflects on drupa

Canon, Xerox and Konica Minolta Among the PIA Presenters at Post Drupa In NYC On August 18th

Agfa Graphics shines with breaking new technologies at drupa 2016

PIA Brings Drupa to NYC on August 18th

PPC Announces Technical Workshop: Digital, Drupa, & Driving Growth

KBA Draws Attention to RotaJET VL Inkjet Web Press Laminate Floor Product

MGI Makes History and Prints the Future at Drupa

MBO Reports On-Site Sales of Digital and Traditional Postpress Equipment at Drupa

Interest for Inkjet Pushes New Market Players to Join eIJC 2016

Standard Reports Successful drupa 2016 with Partners Horizon International and Hunkeler AG

OneVision Publishes New Software Releases

‘Breath-taking’ products, record sales and new dealers for Vivid at drupa

Standard Reports Successful drupa 2016 with Partners Horizon International and Hunkeler AG

Colter & Peterson experiences its best drupa

drupa 2016 Expands the Power of the Enfocus Community

Sharing the Lenticular Love at drupa 2016

Heidelberg hosts first ever Americas Tour during drupa

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Featured drupa Exhibitors

The Imaging of Things
EFI develops breakthrough technologies for the manufacturing of signage, packaging, textiles, ceramic tiles, and personalized documents, with a wide range of printers, inks, digital front ends, and a comprehensive business and production workflow suite that transforms and streamlines the entire production process, increasing your competitiveness and boosting productivity. www.efi .com
Visit EFI in Hall 9, Stand A40


Scodix - Make SENSE
Scodix Ltd. is the leading provider of digital print enhancement for the graphic arts industry, offering the breakthrough Scodix SENSE��� experience in North America, Europe, Middle-East, Asia and Africa. Founded by veterans of the Graphic Arts industry in 2007, the company's aim is to lead in-house print enhancement into the digital age and to be known for its passion and commitment to providing what our customers need the most ��� true brand differentiation for today's highly competitive printing environment. www.scodix.com
Visit Scodix in Hall 04, Stand D60


Software to add value and performance to your inkjet press
Global Graphics Software is the leading developer of software platforms for digital printing including the Harlequin RIP��. At drupa Global Graphics will unveil Fundamentals a software and engineering services package for inkjet press manufacturers that helps them get to market quicker.�� It overcomes technical hurdles involved in developing a new press such as chaining and clustering, obtaining crisp bar codes and small text and inkjet head calibration.
Visit Global Graphics Software in the drupa innovation parc Hall 7, Stand B21/C20


Xeikon, a division of Flint Group, is a long-standing leader and innovator in digital printing technology. Xeikon designs, develops and delivers web-fed digital colour presses for label and packaging applications, document and commercial printing. These presses utilize LED-array-based electrophotography, open workflow software and application-specific toners.
Visit Xeikon in Hall 08a, Stand B20


RYOBI MHI Graphic Technology
Our renewed press lineup now encompasses former Mitsubishi sheet-fed models in the B1 (1020/1050 mm) and larger size formats, together with previous Ryobi sheet-fed models in the A1 (920/940 mm) and smaller size formats. Beyond external design appearance, we will integrate the technologies and features of both lines to ensure even greater press performance.
Visit RYOBI MHI Graphic Technology in Hall 16, Stand D24


The industrial inkjet specialist
Durst is the world���s leading supplier of digital inkjet printer systems for industrial applications. High productivity, printing quality, reliability and flexibility are the unique features of Durst inkjet technology across all industries. The innovative drive of Durst is instrumental in the digitalization of production processes in many segments. It guarantees long-term competitive advantage and profitability for its operators.
Visit Durst in Hall 06, Stand D40


Add More KBA to Your Day
The Koenig & Bauer Group is the second-largest press manufacturer worldwide, with the broadest product range in the industry, and a key supplier to the global media industry. KBA���s core competence is the development and manufacture of technologically innovative yet cost-effective printing systems and peripherals.
Visit KBA in Hall 16, Stand C47



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