Epson appoints Forefront Technologies as its new partner

Epson Middle East will expand the reach of their document imaging solutions in the region with a strategic partnership with UAE based Forefront Technologies.
According to Jason Whiley, director of Sales, Epson Middle East, “We focus on delivering cutting-edge business solutions that change the way people work. Our imaging solutions enable companies to securely capture, share and edit their documents, saving time and avoiding errors. We also have specialized scanners for retailers, photographers, graphic artists and also home users. Middle East is a high-performance market for us and Forefront Technologies, with their extensive experience and understanding of document imaging solutions, is a perfect partner to expand our footprint in this

EFI Optitex unveils 3D Design Illustrator for garments

EFI Optitex has declared the launch of the Optitex 3D Design Illustrator, a plug-in tool allowing designers the freedom to validate and customize 3D garments in Adobe Illustrator.
The company claims that through working in the native design environment on a PC or a Mac, designers can visualize 3D garments, with accurate proportion and scaling, and customize the garment’s fabric, texture, print patterns and graphic placement without waiting for a printed sample.
The plug-in works by importing 2D

Konica Minolta to partner with CBK Soft

Konica Minolta Business Solutions Middle East has signed a channel partnership agreement with CBK Soft, a subsidiary of leading information management solution provider InfoFort.
Kazuo Kobayashi, managing director, Konica Minolta, said: “With digital transformation changing every aspect of today’s business, our customers are keen to embrace new integrated workflow technologies that will support the bi - directional development between paper and digital.”
Abed Shaheen, CEO, InfoFort, said

Flint launches new UV LED ink

Flint Group has launched EkoCure XS, a UV LED ink series  designed for the demands of shrink sleeve applications. “We knew from interviews with clients specialized in the short run shrink sleeve market, that they want a UV dual-curable ink with better adhesion and increased curing speed to boost productivity and reduce yield losses” said Kelly Kolliopoulos, global marketing director for Flint Group Narrow Web.  
She concludes, “EkoCure XS combines the latest ink chemistry including novel binders