Solving Print's Pain Points

An exclusive Printweek supplement highlighting businesses that have risen to the industry's challenges.

Sam Neal said his daughter Jemima was a tough negotiator

Neal junior sets up first print business aged 14

A daughter, grand-daughter and great-granddaughter of printers has followed in her family’s footsteps, setting up her first print business, aged 14.

McMurray: leading the improvement program being delivered by the new SLT

Mardan Products creditors owed more than £1.5m

Companies within the PFI Group were owed nearly £240,000 by shuttered Mardan Products, according to documents just filed, with creditors owed more than £1.5m in total.

Taylforth is busy overseeing the development of FaberExposize UK's new PrintIQ MIS

FaberExposize UK promotes Claire Taylforth to ops director

Leeds-based FaberExposize UK has appointed Claire Taylforth as its new operations director, on the ninth anniversary of her joining the wide-format printer.

Family-owned firm was established more than 45 years ago

BCQ sale details revealed

A probe by HSBC Invoice Finance precipitated events at BCQ Group that resulted in its pre-pack sale to Pollards in a £3m deal.

Nettl Systems is Grafenia's printing industry software wing

Grafenia plans £28m fundraising

Grafenia has dramatically upped its plans to expand via more M&A with a new fundraising that could raise nearly £28m.

Director breached the terms of the CBILS loan scheme

Signage boss barred over Covid loans

The director of a signage business has been banned for misuse of taxpayer-backed Covid loan support.

A Gucci leather bag with multi-colour floral print. Image: Gucci

Agfa files patent case against Gucci

Agfa has lodged a patent infringement case against luxury fashion house Gucci, related to inkjet printing onto leather.

Image 2 Output was served a winding-up order by a creditor. Image: Google Maps

Image 2 Output to be liquidated

Image 2 Output has been ordered to wind up its affairs, and will shortly undergo liquidation.

The TxF300-75 would suit larger companies requiring higher volumes

Mimaki unveils faster DTF printer

Mimaki Europe has developed a new direct-to-film (DTF) printer with higher print speeds than its existing technology.

The Stitch S1000 has already had a major impact

Envision Media boosts production with HP Stitch

Printed brand communications company Envision Media has boosted its production and reduced its turnaround times for customers after taking on a new HP Stitch S1000 dye-sub printer.