Fuji filed a new lawsuit June 18 claiming that Xerox breached its agreement with the company by making a unilateral decision to terminate the proposed agreement to combine Fuji Xerox and Xerox, without legitimate cause.
The offset and digital printing presses shut down on June 15 at Ann Arbor, Mich.-based book and journal printer Edwards Brother Malloy, ending the storied timeline of an independent, family-run business that dates back to its founding in 1893.
Mark Andy has acquired Brandtjen & Kluge, a manufacturer of print finishing equipment for foil stamping, diecutting, folding and gluing, and UV coating. The acquisition builds on the Mark Andy corporate vision of driving profitability in pressrooms worldwide through a strategy to be a total solutions partner.
The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) announces that James Martin has come on board as Executive Vice President, Supplier and Manufacturer Relations. In this capacity, Martin will also serve as Executive Secretary of the soon-to-be-launched Supplier and Manufacturer Advisory Council.
GPO Acting Deputy Director Andrew Sherman will retire from the GPO following 38 years of Federal service. Sherman has served under nine heads of the GPO during his career and was directly involved in GPO’s transformation from a print-centric to a digital-centric agency.
Print and digital were supposed to be adversaries but instead have developed a symbiotic (some would say co-dependent) relationship, as indicated by a few recent developments.
It was only a little over a year ago that I stood inside the U.S. Government Publishing Office chatting with the top three executives at the country's largest in-plant. Now all three have retired and a 'new' director is on the way.
President Donald J. Trump has announced his intent to nominate Robert C. Tapella as director of the Government Publishing Office.
Environmental concerns have caused an increasing number of companies to seek alternatives to plastic.
Expanding on the "pay-per-click" model that finances the acquisition of digital presses, this new customer-centric business model offers financial flexibility.