Author - Josh Hartas

swissQprint flatbeds with vacuum innovation

The Tip Switch Vacuum (patent pending) by swissQprint operates selectively and powerfully to boost everyday efficiency. All swissQprint large format flatbed printers now come with this new system. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5a3nPpQFOjg swissQprint flatbed printers now come equipped with a new vacuum table that is subdivided into as many as 256 segments. The user can switch segments on or off quickly, easily and steplessly at the touch of a finger thanks to the swissQprint Tip Switch Vacuum (patent pending). This eliminates tedious and time-consuming...

User Report: Vinehall Displays keeps operating during lockdown

Dublin-based Vinehall Displays was the first company in Ireland to take delivery of a swissQprint Nyala 3 flatbed printer in late 2019. What the business could not have predicted at the beginning of 2020 was how significant its investment would become when, without warning, the Coronavirus would sweep across the world and drive individuals into their homes as social distancing measures were implemented across the world. Very few manufacturers have proven immune to effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. For some,...

Free COVID-19 Graphic Resources

To make it easy for you to jump in and start printing COVID-19 signage we have compiled a list of resources all available to download and print immediately.COVIDsafe resourcesA collection of pre-made and customisable resources available for cafes, restaurants and more.Includes print-ready floor graphics Health.gov.auA range of posters and infographics produced by the Department of Health SafeWork AustraliaOffering a range of print ready stickers, posters and more. Looking for an easy to apply media to quickly send out and allow your customers...

Varnish effects now also with Karibu

Brilliant opportunities for roll to roll printing The roll to roll printer Karibu comes with unique features and is highly versatile. It can now also enhance roll media by means of effect varnish. Be it applied partially, as an overall cover or even in multilayers for tactile effects. Extraordinary opportunities are unfolding. Yes, this wallpaper pattern looks nice. How about giving it that certain something by adding a varnish pattern? The poster for the new craft beer has come out really...

Orange: The new spot colour

Expand the colour gamut and reproduce corporate colours even more accurately. The new swissQprint orange is now available for our LED flatbed printers and the roll to roll printer Karibu. This orange is probably the most vibrant one you have ever seen in UV printing. You may either combine it with the process colours  – the colour gamut in orange in red will expand significantly. Or you print it as spot colour with amazing results. See for yourself: The new orange complements...

Fine art and printing studio cuts medical protective equipment with Summa’s F1612 flatbed cutter

It seems like yesterday when Fine Art Printing studio, POV in Los Angeles was busier than ever, printing for artists and photographers. Fast forward, and the company is now manufacturing medical protective equipment (PPE) to assist in the well known and widely reported shortages due to the Coronavirus.  Soon after the virus breakout, the company realised they had stock on vital material and equipment in their studio to rapidly cut large volumes of fabric, clear vinyl and more. The company teamed up with local vendors and sewing contractors, as well as colleagues and friends. That is how they were able to...

Webinar Replay | Quarantine your Signage business from Covid-19

Firstly, thank you to everyone who registered and connected to our Webinar this morning. Also, a huge thank you to Malisa Clarence from MBooks and Anil Puri from Chan & Naylor Business Coaching for their input and expertise. We are confident that everyone found the presentation informative. As promised during the webinar, below you will find all of the resources referenced in the webinar, including the actual presentations and the full video recording of the webinar. This is publicly available...

Printer Shutdown Guides

Whilst we hope that during the current COVID-19 situation that our customers will be able to continue to trade as usual, it may become necessary for some to have to close for a period of time. Should you have to close your business temporarily, we have provided below documentation for a range of machines on the correct procedures for shutting down your machines for extended periods of time. Should you require any assistance, please contact the Pozitive service team -...

Inspiring cutting applications with Summa in the fight against COVID-19

In recent weeks we have seen the importance of communication in protecting people's health, and signage has proved to be indispensable. An even greater need turns out to be protective clothing against the coronavirus, such as mouth masks and aprons. All of these are applications where Summa's cutting technologies can help. Therefore, as the coronavirus is continuing to spread across the globe, Summa wants to use its resources to help to minimize the impact of the outbreak as much as...

swissQprint Greentech

swissQprint large format printers, like the country they hail from, are noted for high tech. "swissQprint Greentech" summarises the Swiss manufacturer's strategic harnessing of technologies and processes in the cause of environmental protection. Customer benefit and environmental compatibility are equally high priorities in developing the large format printers, a principle that takes its firm place in the Swiss company's mission statement. "swissQprint Greentech" shows how this works in practice. The result is that swissQprint users attain high added value with...