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Posted on Jul 8 2015 - 4:16pm by John Peters
Comments Off on Sound Innovations Team Up With Philips for Education Exclusive

Midlands based education supplier Sound Innovations Ltd has entered into a UK supply agreement with SagemCom to supply a special education pack version of the Philips PicoPix PPX 3514 to Schools and Colleges throughout the UK. Jeff Root National Sales Manager for SagemCom, the sole UK importers of Philips Projectors said “We have been looking for the right partner to offer the Education pack version...

Posted on May 29 2015 - 11:06am by John Peters
Comments Off on Enduring relationship with Pitney Bowes and HP

Pitney Bowes has renewed its strategic alliance with HP, which has been in place since 2009 and helps Pitney Bowes integrate digital and physical mail, primarily through the IntelliJet Printing System (illustrated) and Print+ Messenger colour inkjet system used by printers and mailers to produce high quality, high impact physical communications. ...

Posted on May 28 2015 - 11:03am by John Peters
Comments Off on Higher definition inkjet printing from HP

HP claims to have raised the bar in inkjet printing with the launch of High Definition Nozzle Architecture technology for HP inkjet web presses. The technology doubles the native print resolution of current HP inkjet printheads from 10,560 to 21,120 nozzles, delivering 2,400 nozzles per inch, and supporting dual drop weight per colour for sharper text, more accurate skin tones and smoother colour...

Posted on May 27 2015 - 11:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on Balreed promotes careers in printing

Balreed is holding a number of educational and fundraising events in support of ProSkills PrintIT!, a nationwide education programme designed to teach students about the print and paper industry. As part of its commitment to the programme, Balreed has already hosted a group of GCSE students from the Cornwallis Academy, giving them an an overview of the career opportunities in managed print services...

Posted on May 26 2015 - 11:53am by John Peters
Comments Off on RS launches own brand 3D printer

RS Components, the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc, has introduced the first RS-branded 3D printer. The RS IdeaWerk 3D printer is claimed to be 30% cheaper than other 3D printers in its class and very quiet in operation, making it suitable for use in offices, classrooms and the home. RS also sells 3D printers from 3D Systems, Ultimaker, BEEVERYCREATIVE and RepRapPro. www.rs-online.com ...

Posted on May 23 2015 - 11:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on Design challengeTo celebrate the launch of the ST3Di ModelSmart

Pro printer range at the Staples store in Milton Keynes, ST3Di is challenging pupils in local secondary schools to submit their 3D designs to a panel made up of industry experts. The five winners (one per school) to be announced in June will have their design printed and receive a £100 gift voucher. The school with the most entrants will receive discount vouchers for ST3Di products. ST3Di, part of...

Posted on May 22 2015 - 11:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on Giving waste a new life

A 3D printer that uses filaments made from recycled, post-consumer plastics is one of the featured products in the EKOCYCLE shop in Harrods, London. A collaboration between The Coca-Cola Company and musician will.i.am, EKOCYCLE is a collection of lifestyle products made from recycled materials. The EKOCYCLE Cube 3D printer from 3D Systems lets users create useful new items out of waste plastic. Each...

Posted on May 21 2015 - 11:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on Samsung is building on a successful 2014 with the launch of its most powerful MFP to date.

Mark Ash, Head of Print, Samsung UK & Ireland, describes 2014 as ‘by far and away the best year’ Samsung’s print business has ever had. “Our hardware business grew 37% last year and we delivered our best performance in our 24-year history. When you delve below the surface, the A3 growth was phenomenal. Overall, we quadrupled our A3 business (up 387%). We were the fastest growing vendor...

Posted on May 20 2015 - 11:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on HP’s new generation toner and more efficient cartridge design

HP’s new generation toner and more efficient cartridge design carries the promise of greater productivity and lower print and energy costs The ‘most significant change since 1984’ is how HP describes the introduction of its new Original HP toner cartridges with JetIntelligence. The product of five years’ development, the new ColorSphere 3 toner and cartridge design have benefits for customers,...

Posted on May 19 2015 - 11:16am by John Peters
Comments Off on New Printer Models At a Glance from HP

Personal Printer, 1-5 users HP Color LaserJet Pro M252. Up to 33% smaller than competitor devices, the new series meets the needs of small workgroups, streamlining workflow with mobile printing options and the fastest first page out time in its class. HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M277. The smallest and fastest duplex MFP in its category, with a first page out 40% faster than a top competitor. It is also...