Kodak shows latest pre press and digital printing updates in Luxor

Kodak’s Graphic Communication Group (GCG) has held a series of seminars in Luxor, Egypt to showcase its latest pre-press and digital printing product portfolio.

The event was also used as a forum to share the latest information on market developments.
Partners were also provided with the latest news relating to the company. This was at Kodak’s annual partner conference at the end of January.

The company staged presentations and workshops on different product groups and

Five Star Graphics adds Jeti 5024 for accuracy

Five Star Graphics has upgraded its press, adding a six-colour Gandinnovations Jeti 5024 to its press.

Managing director of the company, Ahmed Sherif said: “We already have a Jeti 3324 solvent printer but we were looking for more accuracy and speed, which is why we installed the new machine.”

The 5.1m RTR machine – which was installed in the final quarter of last year – has 24 spectra heads and can print up to 600dpi with a speed of up to 160 sqm/hr.

Sherif said the

Algerian security forces orders printer to stop book production 2009-02-01 16

Algerian security forces have raided a printer and ordered its director to cease the printing job of a journalist’s new manuscript in Algeria.
According to online media reports, the manuscript, entitled The Journal a Free Man, was written by Mohamed Benchicou and was confiscated from a printing plant in Blida, north of Algiers.
The raid came only a few days before Algeria held an International Book Fair on October 27 to November 5 last year.
A former publisher of the