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Pollard Wins Minnesota Scratch Contract

Winnipeg-based lottery printing giant has been awarded a four-year contract, worth an estimated US$11.2 million, to serve as the primary scratch game supplier to the Minnesota State Lottery. >> Read full article

Bohan Named to New Heidelberg Post

Dr. Mark Bohan becomes Director of Prinect and CTP for Heidelberg USA, which he joined last November as a business consultant after serving for 11 years as Vice President, Technology and Research, at Printing Industries of America. >> Read full article

Canon PRISMAsync Achieves G7 Certification

Canon’s print server for imagePRESS systems receives G7 Certified System designation from Idealliance, becoming the digital press provider to implement this calibration directly at the digital front end. >> Read full article

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 Featured News 
Formost mediaOne Adds HP Web Press

Formost mediaOne Adds HP Web Press

Generating more than 80 percent of its business is in transactional and trans-promotional printing sectors, Formost mediaOne installed an HP T230 PageWide inkjet press into its Brampton, Ont., facility to provide customized marketing materials for its clients. The new press brings Formost’s overall imaging capacity to more than 100 million impressions per month. Formost was founded in 1981 as a business forms manufacturer and merged with mediaOne in 2000 to specialize in transactional, statement and tax form processing, custom programming, variable imaging and mailing. >> Learn More…


GMG Names Americas President and VP

Joe Varone and Paulo Monteiro have been promoted to serve as President and Vice President of Sales for GMG Americas, subsidiary of Germany-based colour-management-systems developer GMG. >> Read full article

Oransky Named President of Roland DGA

After joining the company in 2008, Andrew Oransky becomes President of Roland DGA, headquartered in Irvine, California, which primarily supplies wide-format imaging systems. >> Read full article

GMG Launches OBA Proofing Media

Germany colour management developer releases its GMG ProofMedia studio OBA matte 150, which is the company’s first matte surface proofing media containing high Optical Brightening Agents (OBAs). >> Read full article

 From PrintAction August 2016 
Print Trek at TRICO

Print Trek at TRICO

Ottawa-area high school students in a specialized communications program, called FOCUS, work with nearby printing operation TRICO Evolution to produce their poster artwork marking Star Trek’s 50th year on television. Merivale High School’s FOCUS program offers students in the Ottawa Carleton District School Board a unique opportunity to complete a one semester Communication and Design program that will prepare them for post secondary diploma and degree programs in graphic design, animation, photography and interactive multi media. >> Read More

 Event Calendar 

Canadian Printing Awards Call for Entries

Location: Enter online (Gala, November 10, 2016, Palais Royale, Toronto)
Date: August 31, 2016 >> More Info

IARIGAI Conference, Hosted by Ryerson GCM

Location: Ryerson GCM, Toronto
Date: August 24 – 27, 2016 >> More Info

Golf Tournament, Toronto Craftsmen

Location: Royal Woodbine Golf Club, Toronto, ON
Date: September 14, 2016 >> More Info

Sign Expo Canada (formerly CONSAC)

Location: The International Centre, Mississauga, ON
Date: September 23 – 24, 2016 >> More Info

2016 PAC Conference

Location: Niagara Falls, ON
Date: September 28 – 29, 2016 >> More Info

2016 Canadian Printing Awards Gala

Location: Palais Royale, Toronto, ON
Date: November 10, 2016 >> More Info

Graphics Canada

Location: International Centre, Mississauga, ON
Date: April 6 – 8, 2017 >> More Info