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June 10, 2024

Cutsheet Inkjet Has Arrived!

This year at drupa 2024, we saw many new B2 and B1 cutsheet presses. Here are the seven that were there. Missing (not at drupa) are the Canon B2 and Agfa Speedset.
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May 16, 2024

Inkjet, Partnerships, and Joint Development Agreements


With Drupa on the horizon and the impending unveiling of new inkjet innovations, this article digs in to how solutions can be created through partnerships. We’ll look at when partnering makes sense, consideration before entering into a Joint Development Agreement and some examples of recent Inkjet industry partnerships.
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May 15, 2024

More Drupa 2024 inkjet announcements – part two

In part 2 of the pre-drupa round up we cover photo printing, labels, packaging and components for integrators. Enjoy!
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May 7, 2024

Summary of Drupa 2024 inkjet announcements Production Print

Part 1 of our cheat sheet on drupa inkjet launches and first looks.
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April 24, 2024

March 2024 Inkjet Installation Roundup

Busy March with 44 presses at 38 companies representing 15 OEMs. Significant majority in the US this time.
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April 18, 2024

Revisiting the Samba printhead

A deep dive into Fujfilm’s Samba printhead, the technologies behind it and the variations that have been spawned during its 10 year history.
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March 21, 2024

Still Winter – January-February 2024 Inkjet Installation Roundup

Our latest report includes 28 presses installed at 27 companies representing 11 OEMs.
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March 20, 2024

Inside Fujifilm’s bet on MEMs 

Fujifilm has been quietly upgrading its Dimatix manufacturing plant. Here’s how the MEMs manufacturing process works, and what it means for Samba printheads.
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February 20, 2024

EcoFlexibles and the Fujifilm Jet Press FP790

Demonstrating the productivity of Fujifilm’s Jet Press FP790 in production in the quality sensitive flexible packaging market.
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January 18, 2024

Winter Roundup – November-December 2023 Inkjet Installations

This report includes a few presses installed earlier this year, but not publicly announced until recently and at least one that may have been installed late in 2022
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October 25, 2023

All in One vs. Hybrid: Living in Perfect Harmony

A modular hybrid solution will provide the widest range of process adaptability to address shifting packaging market requirements.
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October 17, 2023

Gallus, a journey in Inkjet print

A Gallus centennial celebration at the new customer experience center and introduction to the Gallus One inkjet label press
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October 16, 2023

Fujifilm and Kao Collins Focus on Interoperability between FUJIFILM’s 42K Printbar System and Kao Collins’ X-BAR Universal Controller

Product compatibility benefits will be highlighted for the first time at the 2023 PRINTING United Expo.
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September 21, 2023

LabelExpo 2023: Launches and Trends – Part 1

LabelExpo is the leading event for label printing and the 2023 edition, after a 4-year break, had several interesting launches. Part 1 of the article will focus on the standalone and hybrid inkjet label presses and some other packaging inkjet presses that sneaked in.
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August 23, 2023

Inkjet Shopping Guide – Label Presses – Part 2

Inkjet label presses come in different sizes and from a raft of different vendors, making selecting a device challenging. This article focuses on mid-to high-volume printers and will be followed by a third instalment on hybrid presses, which combine inkjet and analogue print.
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August 17, 2023

2023 Mid-Year Inkjet Installation Roundup

Between January and June 2023, we verified 58 press installations at 55 companies. While the trend we had been seeing for press formats was sheet-fed edging out roll-fed, over the first 6 months of 2023 we found a few more roll-fed than sheet-fed presses to report.
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August 10, 2023

It’s an industrial revolution!

Learn about Innovation in Industrial Inkjet on September 12 at 1 p.m. ET with Mark Bale and Elizabeth Gooding
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May 31, 2023

A look at the Jet Press FP790 Flexible Packaging Press

A look at the origins and capabilities of the Fujifilm FP790 single pass inkjet press for flexible films announced at Interpack 2023 and currently in beta testing.
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May 17, 2023

April 2023 Inkjet Installation Roundup

We have 19, quite varied, press installs at 19 companies to talk about for April. Companies investing in inkjet include 9 in the United States, 7 in the European Union and 1 each in Australia, South Africa and the United Kingdom.
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May 2, 2023

Getting there quickly and easily with FUJIFILM SAMBA JPC®

A deep dive into the trade-offs between speed, quality and compatibility when developing new print systems and processes. Sponsored by Fujifilm SAMBA JPC.

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