Print business

Aluminium shortage blamed for ‘double-digit’ plate cost hike

Oct 20, 2021 at 09:41 pm by admin

Agfa says it is increasing the price of its offset printing plates and chemicals for the third time in less than ten months. The company says raw material shortage “rem.... Read More

French mill site sold for recycling and green energy

Oct 16, 2021 at 03:51 am by admin

The site of UPM’s Chapelle Darblay newsprint mill in France has been sold, the company having agreed a ‘social plan’ for staff last year. The sale to a cons.... Read More

Don’t talk down printing if you want Gen Z in its future

Oct 15, 2021 at 03:15 am by admin

Expect to pay higher wages as competition for key staff becomes more intense… and don’t talk the printing industry down to potential recruits. Those points were.... Read More

New hopes of a digitally-printed panacea for news

Oct 14, 2021 at 09:11 pm by admin

Inkjet printing may yet be the way to arrest printed newspapers’ decline, Andreas Schaffner of Swiss publisher Tamedia said today. Speaking on the second day of the vir.... Read More

New roles for Schaur and Reynaudo in UPM shake-up

Sep 30, 2021 at 02:53 am by admin

Paper maker UPM has named Massimo Reynaudo as executive vice president of its communication papers division from October 1. He will report to UPM chief executive Jussi Pesone.... Read More