NEWS: Italian manufacturer DPI DG Printing will use this year's FESPA 2013 exhibition to launch its Eagle range of LED UV-curable flat-bed printers in the UK.
NEWS: Northumberland-based B Print and Display has installed a second of the 3.2m UV-curable flat-beds from HP.
NEWS: Display Signs has upgraded from an older UV-curable wide-format printer to the 2.5m flat-bed HP Scitex FB700 via City and West End Solutions.
NEWS: Fujifilm has added four new models to the recently-launched Acuity Advance Select series with four, six or eight independent ink channels in two flat-bed sizes.
FEATURE: James Matthews-Paul muses on the plethora of UV-curable machine launches and improvements seen in 2012, and what the developments in this technology mean for sign and display producers.
NEWS: Mimaki has announced it will bring to market a new grand-format UV-curable printer this autumn, the Mimaki JFX500-2131.
FEATURE: Sophie Matthews-Paul considers the options in high-end engines.
NEWS: HP has announced a new white ink for its Scitex FB7500 and FB7600 wide-format machines, plus operations software and automated loading.
NEWS: Océ has announced the release of its new introductory UV flat-bed printer, the Océ Arizona 318 GL.
NEWS: Digital print solutions provider EFI's VUTEk GS3250lx has won a Product of the Year award at SGIA Expo 2011.
NEWS: Print company Superior Creative has purchased an Inca Onset S40 for its site in Melksham, UK.
NEWS: Agfa Graphics has chosen sign and display solutions provider Spandex to distribute its :Anapurna range of UV-curable wide-format digital printers.
NEWS: A new six-colour plus white 2.54 x 1.54m flat-bed, the M2540 FB, is the latest machine in the Agfa :Anapurna family.
NEWS: An Océ Arizona 360 GT UV flat-bed printer has been installed at the Printing Industries of America headquarters in Pennsylvania, USA.
NEWS: Atech has been appointed by Gandy Digital as its exclusive distributor for the UV-curable flat-bed Pred8tor machine in the UK and Ireland.
NEWS: Agfa Graphics has announced it has sold its :M-Press Tiger digital screen press to luxury retail POP provider Nutis Press, which will install the machine at its new plant.
NEWS: Inca Digital Printers has announced it has extended its Inca Onset wide-format UV flat-bed ink-jet printer range with the new Inca Onset S40.
NEWS: Ink manufacturer InkTec has announced it will hold the official UK launch of its Jetrix UV-curable flat-bed printer range at Sign and Digital 2011 this April.
NEWS: Zund has launched a new programme which will allow existing owners of its flat-bed cutter range to apply for a trade-in when they buy a new Zund G3 unit.
NEWS: Hybrid Services, UK and Ireland distributor for Mimaki, has announced it will reveal the new Mimaki JFX-1615plus at April's Sign and Digital UK exhibition.
PRODUCT PROFILE: Since creating quite a stir when launched at FESPA in 2009, the HP Scitex FB7500 Printer has managed to raise a further eyebrow or two among print service providers (PSPs) seeking to pack some extra punch to their large-format offering.
NEWS: Grapo says its newly launched Manta Slim digital printer was well received at Viscom Frankfurt this month, describing the entry-level machine as 'the star of the show'.
PRODUCT PROFILE: The EFI VUTEk GS3200 is the latest development in the company's range of wide-format production printers, designed to accommodate the changing application requirements of today's display producers.
PRODUCT PROFILE: The EFI Rastek T1000 is a powerful example of an entry-level and mid-range UV-curable printer which uses a strong vacuum table and greyscale print-heads to bring photographic quality on a true flat-bed platform.
PRODUCT PROFILE: The Truepress Jet2500UV has always been a versatile performer.
PRODUCT PROFILE: Screen's Truepress Jet1600UV-F delivers high precision and high flexibility in an easy-to-use unit aimed at the sign and display market.
NEWS: Part of a hospital in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, has undergone a renovation featuring a lenticular display designed to 'create a wall that would come to life when you walk past it'.
NEWS: This week's Viscom Frankfurt exhibition is featuring the new Gerber CAT UV cationic printer from Gerber Scientific Products, the company has announced.
NEWS: Spandex is inviting digital printing and sign-making supplies customers to its Netherlands sites this week, in order to see new solutions and techniques.
NEWS: A flat-to-roll unit is now available from Agfa Graphics for users of its :Jeti 1224 UV HDC (high-definition colour) UV-curable 2.4m printer.
NEWS: Mimaki has announced its JFX-plus Series LED UV flat-bed printers now achieve higher speeds, thanks to the introduction of a post-curing unit.
NEWS: HP has released details on digital printing company Gardners's project for a DIY store chain, for which it produced 63,000 signs in one month using HP SmartStream Designer.
NEWS: Wiltshire print and design house Superior Creative has stated it has grown into the wide-format market following the addition of an Inca Spyder V from Fujifilm to its pressroom last year.
NEWS: Inca Digital has announced the production speed of its wide-format, flat-bed printer, the Inca Onset S20, has been increased to 310sq m/hr or 62 full beds per hour.
NEWS: Agfa Graphics has extended its wide-format digital ink-jet printer range with the :Anapurna 2500LED, which features LED UV curing and a 2.5m flat-bed and roll-fed platform.
NEWS: The first HP FB500 flat-bed printer in the UK market has been purchased by Croydon’s Discount Displays.
NEWS: Cameo Photography has installed an Acuity HD 2504 from Fujifilm in order to expand its digital imaging offering.