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Author: Val Hirst

Durst cements its commitment to the textile industry

Durst has further affirmed its technological commitment to the textile industry by cementing deals in key growth sectors across the world. Leading the web-to-print charge and located at the crossroads of digital textiles and e-commerce is Spoonflower, the US online community that has built its bedding and table home décor business around Durst’s pigment technology on the Alpha platforms. It has chosen to invest in two more Durst Alpha 330 Series 5 with pigment – one for North Carolina, USA, and the other in Berlin, Germany – to support its adoption of eco-friendly digital textile printing technology. Spoonflower, which...

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Morgana Systems returns to The Print Show

 Print finishing specialist Morgana Systems is the latest company to sign up for its fifth consecutive Print Show, joining other regular returners such as Axzyra, Epson, Route 1 Print and Vivid Laminating Technologies. The show will take place at Birmingham’s NEC on 17th-19th September, where it plans to demonstrate new kit to the thousands of visitors that are expected to attend. Morgana’s Marketing Manager, Wendy Baker, said: “The Print Show has proved a valuable platform for us over the past five years, and provided a very good return on our investment by generating new sales and valuable enquiries. explaining...

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Stocksigns completes the Dingle Dash

Not many businesses have tackled both the ‘The Three Peaks Challenge’, which includes scaling Scafell Pike, Snowdon and Ben Nevis, and North Africa’s largest mountain range, Mount Toubkal, but Surrey-based signage specialists Stocksigns Group has now completed yet another challenge to add to its impressive list of fund-raising endeavours. The Dingle Dash, a hike across Dingle, Ireland took place during June when a team of 17 experienced hikers from Stocksigns, Messagemaker Displays, Gatwick Airport and the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA), gathered to take on the peaks of Dingle and accomplish their toughest task to date. The...

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Put UV printing to the test at Roland DG

 Roland DG is welcoming sign and print companies to an open event, where they can put UV printing to the test with their own choice of unusual object or material. Taking place at the Roland Creative Centre in Clevedon on July 18th, the Better Business Bootcamp is designed for sign and print professionals who want to explore the profit-making possibilities of Roland’s headline UV printing solution, the VersaUV LEF series. The LEF range of UV LED benchtop systems, which are used to print directly to a wide array of substrates in a variety of markets, deliver easy to print graphics,...

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Cool, clear water

A striking ultra-illuminated display spanning more than 40-metres has been installed at Sports Direct’s headquarters in Nottinghamshire. Designed by shopfitting specialist Replan and produced by the retail graphic display experts from Leach, the industry-first installation has transformed an ordinary stairwell into a stunning nature exhibit. The idyllic scene, complete with a perfect sky and cascading waterfall, features a suspended curved lightbox measing four-metres x 11-metres, which is further complemented with 30, one-metre squared, staggered lightboxes that perfectly showcase the vast water feature. Conceptualised by Replan and manufactured using Leach’s new cutting-edge Lightwave technology, the result is a graphic display...

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