Software - MIS
EFI hosted its annual EFI Connect Conference from Jan. 17-20 at the Wynn Las Vegas. Packaging played a major role in the conference as EFI grows its presence in corrugated, narrow-web inkjet and automation software.
EFI has entered into an extended partnership arrangement with Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. for Konica Minolta to re-sell cloud-based EFI workflow packages to its broad base of customers.
Summit Print Corp., a digital label printer that had previously faced tedious and time consuming prepress issues, has reduced preproduction errors by more than 75 percent after implementing Esko Automation Engine.
The Prinect Media Manager from Heidelberg is a tool that helps printers expand into multiple channels of publishing. Printing Industries of America recently honored Heidelberg and the Prinect Media Manager with an InterTech Technology Award.
With its enhanced information management system, extensive equipment list, experienced staff, and forward-thinking attitude, Deluxe Packages in Yuba City, Calif., now has the information, knowledge, and power to excel for its customers.
Competition is fierce in the packaging industry and is all the more challenging if employees cannot access reliable information or update data fast. Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems are one way to alleviate these issues because the software integrates companies’ entire business operations and centralizes data throughout the entire production-to-billing cycles.
Few printers know the name "International Cooperation for the Integration of Processes in Prepress, Press, and Postpress" Association. And although the moniker "CIP4" is more recognizable, the organization's impact on the printing industry is huge.