MPS open house event

MPS Partners With EMT International to Build Presses in U.S., Stages Live on Site Print Demonstration

HOBART, WI—MPS North America recently introduced a new business partner—EMT International, its designated U.S. based press assembler—as well as it EF multisubstrate press to some 130 members of the converting community. The daylong event, staged at Thornberry Creek Country Club and EMT International, both located in Hobart, WI; took place April 28. It combined technical […]

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Allan Brown Named General Manager of Unified Workflow Solutions at Kodak

ROCHESTER, NY—Eastman Kodak Company has named Allan Brown as general manager of the Unified Workflow Solutions (UWS) business. The UWS business includes KODAK PRINERGY Workflow, a leading print industry solution for workflow management. PRINERGY Workflow helps reduce costs and build a more efficient environment with improved control and automation based on industry standard specifications. “Allan […]

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Kodak Sets New Company Structure With Five Business Divisions

ROCHESTER, NY—Kodak has established a new organizational structure to make the company faster moving, more competitive and more entrepreneurial. The company will have five market focused business divisions: Print Systems, Enterprise Inkjet Systems, Micro 3D Printing and Packaging, Software and Solutions, and Consumer and Film. These divisions will be end to end operating units with […]

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Carey Color Invests in Second Kodak Flexcel System

ROCHESTER, NY—Carey Color, an Ohio based full service prepress provider, is preparing to install a second Kodak Flexcel Direct System. The company installed its original Kodak Flexcel Direct System three years ago and is now responding to strong market demand with a second installation as flexographic printers have increasingly learned the benefits of printing with […]

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Kodak to Offer PACKZ Professional PDF Editor With Software Solutions

ROCHESTER, NY—Kodak will offer the PACKZ Professional PDF Editor, which provides high quality editing of packaging and labels, with its rich suite of packaging software solutions, including KODAK PRINERGY Workflow. The powerful PACKZ software will provide Kodak packaging workflow customers with an easy to use, high performance option for the rapid handling of complex files […]

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New Kodak PRINERGY Workflow 6.1 Drives Further Prepress Simplification

ROCHESTER, NY— Kodak’s print production workflow software continues to raise the bar in prepress automation and simplification with the release of KODAK PRINERGY Workflow 6.1. This new version of PRINERGY Workflow continues to build on the software’s history of prepress innovation with an improved web based interface and easy job management tools including a scenario […]

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Xeikon Trumpets ThermoFlexX Advancements at Ypres Event

YPRES, Belgium—With a nod to the past, an appreciation of history, an appetite for the future and the revelations it will bring, Xeikon Prepress welcomed a 10 member cadre of international journalists on July 2 to its factory. There they were briefed on technological breakthroughs, recorded in the past two years, culminating in the launch […]

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Kodak’s Flexcel NX System Available for Corrugated

ROCHESTER, NY—Kodak has commercially released new extensions to its industry leading Flexcel NX System, empowering customers in the post print and pre-print corrugated markets to drive significant print quality improvements while taking advantage of increased print stability and pressroom efficiencies. Developed in response to customer demand, the new Flexcel NX system Wide 5080 System, and new […]

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Clarke Named Kodak CEO

ROCHESTER, NY—The Board of Directors of Eastman Kodak Co. has elected Jeffrey J. Clarke as chief executive officer and a member of its Board of Directors. “Jeff is the right person to lead Kodak forward. His combination of strengths and experience in technology, transformation, finance, operations and international business is precisely what we set out […]

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Kodak Expands Packaging Team in U.S. & Canada

ROCHESTER, N.Y.—Kodak is forming a Special Operations Group within the U.S. and Canada packaging team to help generate and drive sales for the FLEXCEL Direct System, PRINERGY POWERPACK Workflow, Brand Protection Solutions,DESIGN2LAUNCH Solutions, inkjet technology, and other functional printing applications. Nick Brunk will assume a new role as sales and marketing development manager, packaging and […]

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