Esko Hosts 4th Flexible Packaging Honors Class for International Graphic Arts Graduates

GHENT, Belgium—Esko has shared its know-how for flexible packaging with an international group of young graphic arts graduates during the fourth annual Flexible Packaging Honors Class. The two-week initiative, developed by the Graphical and Digital Media department of Artevelde University College Ghent, is designed for students at the top of their university class. It focuses … Continued

The Ghent Workgroup Celebrates 25 years of PDF

GHENT, Belgium—The Ghent Workgroup is inviting the global printing, packaging and publishing community to join them in celebrating 25 years of PDF—a quarter of a century of technical research, dedication and collaboration. Invented 25 years ago with office communication in mind, PDF has changed the way the global community handles file processing. There were many … Continued

FQC/SWG Updates: Forum 2018 & Recent Standard Working Committee Ballots

Everyday individuals in this industry are working on technology that is shaping our future. From graphics to the pressroom floor, there are successes, failures, curiosities and mysteries that need to be understood and explained. The Flexo Quality Consortium (FQC) plans to showcase some of that work being done by members of the youngest segment of … Continued

EFI Donates Pace MIS/ERP Estimating Technology to Ryerson University

FREMONT, CA—The School of Graphic Communications Management (GCM) in the Faculty of Communication and Design at Toronto-based Ryerson University has received a donation of EFI Pace estimating MIS/ERP software from Electronics For Imaging, Inc. The donation, which includes licenses for 75 concurrent users, allows the school to fill a key gap in its digital workflow, … Continued

FQC/SWG Updates: Wrapping Up 2017 with a Busy Fall & Looking to 2018

The Flexo Quality Consortium (FQC) Executive Committee met in St. Louis at Fall Conference 2017 for its monthly meeting. There has been a lot of activity recently and the momentum is building as we complete existing projects and transition to new ones. High-Resolution Printing Project The High-Resolution Printing – Wide Web project team has completed … Continued