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First swissQprint Karibu in North America Assured growth for Super Sign Mart

The swissQprint flatbed printer commissioned in August 2019 marked a turning point for Super Sign Mart of Louisiana. That machine was joined in December 2019 by Karibu, the swissQprint roll to roll printer – and the first such machine in North America. These investments mean assured growth for the family business. "We have long been on the lookout for a reliable, user-friendly and economical solution," says Super Sign Mart CEO Todd Davis. "And since August 2019, we have one." Over...

First Summa flatbed cutter ever sold continues to be trustworthy partner for finishing

It is already 9 years ago since Summa sold its very first flatbed cutter ever to its Italian distributor, SofTeam Srl, who then sold it to their customer M.B. Trading Srl in Italy.  We had the chance to talk with Mr Giampaolo Maffei, who is in charge of the digital equipment at M.B Trading Srl, and asked him about his experience. Versatility and high precision for a perfect finish M.B. Trading Srl is a company that is active in the field of printing for industrial decorations...

swissQprint Creative Challenge

In the second half of 2019, swissQprint challenged customers worldwide to a competition. Now the winners are known. The diversity of entries underscores the versatility of the printing systems used in their creation. "We are seeking the most original, most complex, most amazing, most compelling printed products ever produced with a swissQprint machine," was the message in the call for submissions that went out to all swissQprint customers in the second half of 2019. The swissQprint Creative Challenge was on....

Two Karibus for Pixcolor

French print service provider Pixcolor has purchased two swissQprint roll to roll printers in rapid succession and said farewell to sublimation printing. The main reasons: efficiency, variety of materials and profitability. Pixcolor located in Nancy, France, commissioned its second swissQprint roll to roll printer in late November 2019. The first had already started work just a few weeks before in early October. "Karibu's potential quickly became apparent," explains Frédéric Toupenay, managing director of Pixcolor. He adds: "We've always printed a...

Thank You and bye for now, Simon Averell

It is with a heavy heart that I inform you that Simon has decided to move back to the UK at the end of the year, and therefore has tendered his resignation at Pozitive. Simon has been an integral pillar of Pozitive as our Service Manager for almost 10 years and on top of being our all-round tech genius is a great mate who will be sorely missed.At the same time, I am incredibly honoured to have been able...

Australia’s First Karibu to be Installed

The very first swissQprint Karibu dedicated roll to roll printer for Australia will be installed in Melbourne in the last days of the working year for 2019. Selbys are super excited to hit the ground running with full production as they come back in the new year with two swissQprint flatbeds and the Karibu all in one powerhouse of print. Keep an eye on news in early 2020 to see this amazing machine in action.

Farewell to Bruce Gathercole

Sadly, I have to inform you that Bruce Gathercole has decided to retire from the industry, and this means of course leaving Pozitive.  Bruce has made a big impact on Pozitive since joining our team over a year ago, most notably growing our presence in dye sublimation in Victoria and establishing Pozitive as the Monti Antonio agent for Australia.Bruce, whilst we have known each other for many years and you have always been a gentleman, I gained a new appreciation for...

Pozitive Sponsor Pink Lunch

Pozitive were super proud to be the sponsor of the Pink Lunch hosted by the Hoppers Crossing Netball Association in Melbourne, to raise money and awareness for Breast Cancer Institute of Australia.So many families and ladies are affected by this terrible disease and to sit amongst them – hear their stories and see the room full of pink female support was nothing short of amazing.Andrea from Marketing and our two internal sales girls Emily and Cas joined on the...

Australia’s First Summa L Series

October 2019 saw the installation of Australia’s first Summa L Series laser cutter for sportswear and apparel production at Starsub in Hoppers Crossing Victoria. The L series has changed the game allowing Australia manufacturers to automate the production process, with fast, accurate cutting roll after roll. Conforming to all international safety standards, Summa leads the pack for a highly efficient cutting system with a small footprint and will revolutionise the way you cut printed textile. Check it out here: https://pozitive.com.au/summa-l-series/  and...