Antalis and Arjowiggins parent Sequana has lost the latest round of its long-running High Court battle with BAT Industries and has filed for temporary creditor protection in France while it looks to dispose of Arjo’s security paper operation and launch an IPO at merchanting arm Antalis.
Precision North managing director Martyn Young has died following an incident involving a forklift truck.
Tech-ni-fold sister company CreaseStream has chosen PrintWeekLive! to launch its entry-level desktop Card Creaser and showcase the new Tri-Creaser Advance technology in its CreaseStream Mini range.
Specialised Canvas Group, the textile printer trading as Flagmakers and Banner Box, has taken delivery of a grand-format EFI Vutek FabriVu 340 fabric printer, in a move that will almost quadruple its production...
Vivid Laminating Technologies will showcase four of its Matrix foiling and laminating machines on its stand at PrintWeekLive!, as well as launching a new video book product.
Wide-format media and hardware supplier CMYUK has boosted its sales team with the addition of digital sales consultant, Sue Hayward.
Canon has confirmed the hardware it plans to show on its stand at next month’s PrintWeekLive! event and will use its presence to illustrate new opportunities for printers.
MBA Group is soon to go live with two more Ricoh Pro VC60000 colour inkjet webs, making it the first company in the world to have three of the machines.
Stora Enso is targeting savings of €12m (£10.3m) with plans to permanently close a paper machine at its Kvarnsveden Mill in Sweden.
Workers at Headley Brothers are braced for news of wide-scale redundancies at the up-for-sale business, which has again extended the measures that provide it with protection from creditors.
Garnett Dickinson Print has left an estimated shortfall of £29m, including a £25m pension deficit and £4.1m owed to trade creditors.
A fire at ink manufacturer Huntsman Corporation’s titanium dioxide manufacturing facility at Pori in Finland could have severe ramifications for white pigment ink supplies to Europe.
Marqetspace is bringing its extended range of ink-on-fabric products to next month’s PrintWeekLive! and aims to inspire printers with the potential of textiles at the show.