Finishing - Digital Enhancement

MGI and Konica Minolta to Debut New JETvarnish 3D One at PRINTING United
October 21, 2019 at 11:49 am

The MGI JETvarnish 3D One represents a major new advancement in bringing digital special effects to the mainstream of the commercial printing, finishing, and packaging industries. The JETvarnish 3D One will be making its international debut this week at PRINTING United, which will be held Oct. 23-25 in Dallas.

Phase 1 Prototypes Showcases Packaging Designs with MGI JETvarnish 3D Special Effects
August 13, 2019 at 12:07 pm

For the past year, Phase 1 Prototypes, a Dallas-based packaging laboratory for brands to create and develop new product designs, has been implementing embellishments with its MGI JETvarnish 3D digital print enrichment press. Recently, Phase 1's work was on display at a “Project Peacock Print Fair” event held in Dallas.

Scodix Announces Launch of Two New Digital Enhancement Presses
February 11, 2019 at 5:25 pm

Scodix has revealed its two newest digital enhancement presses, the Scodix Ultra 101 and the Scodix Ultra 202. The Scodix Ultra 101 is a stepping stone into digital enhancement and is compatible with offset and HP Indigo presses. The Scodix Ultra 202 meanwhile, is fully-functioned, with a wide array of enhancement capabilities.

Virtual Packaging to Become Digital Packaging Pioneer with Addition of Highcon Beam
January 18, 2019 at 4:55 pm

Virtual Packaging, a Grapevine, Texas-based producer of packaging prototypes, mockups and comps, is scheduled to install a Highcon Beam digital cutter and creaser this spring. It will be the first Highcon Beam installed in an all-digital B1 packaging ecosystem in North America and will help move Virtual Packaging into production-length runs of folding cartons.

Kester Imaging Adds Digital Embossed Foiling with MGI JETvarnish 3D
January 15, 2019 at 10:29 am

Kester Imaging installed the MGI JETvarnish 3D, adding to its creative design and decorative print enhancement outsourcing services, which help other commercial printers around the country strengthen customer relationships with special effects.

Memjet and MGI Announce Strategic Inkjet Technology Partnership
November 27, 2018 at 9:47 am

MGI Digital Technology has integrated Memjet's DuraLink printing technology into its new AlphaJET B1 Inkjet Printing and Embellishment press. This is the first 40-plus-inch sheetfed press to integrate the DuraLink inkjet printheads, ink and modules, as well as the first five-color digital printing system to offer decorative special effects.

MGI Previews New B1 Inkjet Printing and Embellishment Platform
November 27, 2018 at 9:28 am

MGI will present the new AlphaJET Industrial Print Factory during the Paris All4Pack Exhibition, taking place from Nov. 26-29. The B1 inkjet printing and embellishment platform includes white UV pigment ink, in-line substrate sheet priming, 2D/3D UV clear varnish ink, variable embossed foil effects and more.

Esko Studio Software to Include Scodix Enhancement Applications
September 18, 2018 at 9:35 am

Esko and Scodix have announced a collaboration to include Scodix packaging enhancement applications within the Esko Studio suite. The applications include Scodix Foil, Scodix Embossed Foil, Scodix Sense for UV embossing and Scodix Spot for varnish applications.