John Mark Ltd - Breaking out with Digital Wallpaper

John Mark Ltd - Breaking out with Digital Wallpaper

John Mark Ltd is a company that already has an enviable reputation as a leader in the field of digital wallpaper. Owner and director, John Mark Watson himself is a fourth generation wallpaper manufacturer, so you could say that wallpaper is quite literally in his blood. I visited their operation in Leyland, Lancashire, UK to discover more and talked with John Mark, and Jason Gilliat, Business Development Manager.

FREE Digital Wallpaper Webinar: 15th September

Digital printing is capable of many things. But up to now, we have merely scratched the surface of the possibilities (no pun intended). This webinar features innovators from the world of design and digital wallpaper printing as well as experts who have developed the digital printing technology. The webinar will feature case studies, examples, insight and put forward the case that digital wallpaper printing is the next market to begin a revolution for digital printing production.

IIJ: Freedom to Print Digital Wallpaper

IIJ: Freedom to Print Digital Wallpaper

I recently caught up with Paddy O’Hara, John Corrall and Veena Sarojiniamma of Industrial Inkjet Ltd in Cambridge, UK to speak to them, and to view their new inkjet wallpaper printing machine. This machine represents a departure into new territory for the integrator who previously had built its business around developing bespoke technology with inkjet for a variety of manufacturing uses. I visited them to find out more.

Focus on EFI: Digital Printing Machines for the Wood Decoration Industry

Electronics For Imaging (EFI), which has its headquarters in Silicon Valley (USA), has been providing products and solutions for the printing industry for over 20 years. Thanks to digital printing, there are no limits regarding individualisation and decoration of wooden surfaces.

Introducing Sihl: An interview with David Radtke

Sihl has recently signed up to become one of the InPrint Blog's Knowledge Partners for the next 12 months. As part of their participation with us, we have started by asking David Radtke, Head of Group Marketing a few questions about the German manufacturer to discover more about their products and their views on the future of industrial printing.

A Rallying Call to Digital Printers to join the Pure Digital Revolution

Before we launched the Pure Digital Show, we asked people in the digital printing industry a simple question.

Why does digital print still represent less than 3% of all printing?


Further Expansion and New Branding for GIS

Following a decade of industrial inkjet innovation, ongoing expansion, and continued growth, GIS has moved to new headquarters within St John’s Innovation Park in Cambridge, UK. Staying in the heart of the Cambridge inkjet cluster, GIS has moved to larger premises within St John’s Innovation Park, doubling capacity to 10,000 sq. ft and launched new branding to take them confidently into the next decade of growth.

InPrint 2017, Exhibition for Industrial Print Technology:Creating added value with individualised products

InPrint 2017, the Exhibition for Industrial Print Technology, will take place from 14 – 16 November 2017 in Hall A6 of the Munich Trade Fair Centre in Germany. The main theme of this year’s event is “Creating value with individualised products”, to reflect the trend towards adding value to products by means of individualisation. A total of 118 exhibitors from 17 countries have already secured their stand space at the third InPrint show in Germany.

Printers & Designers: To Thrive, Let’s Learn Each Other’s Language

Printers & Designers: To Thrive, Let’s Learn Each Other’s Language

Guest blogger - Rachel Nunziata considers how fast today’s digital technology can evolve and push boundaries, from signage to trade shows and beyond, with many of us are eyeing a hot, new market segment: digital interior décor.

Ticket to Paradise. A conversation with Dr. Max Mckeown

Ticket to Paradise. A conversation with Dr. Max Mckeown

Dr. Max Mckeown has written a number of books based on change, development and leadership including Unshrink, Adaptation, The Strategy Book, The Innovation Book and most recently, Now. I had a fascinating chat with him about his view of leadership, change, and innovation.

IIJ Announces Creation of US Corporation and Opens New Office

Industrial Inkjet Ltd UK (IIJ) is a manufacturer of custom digital print engines, development tools, kits and equipment based on Konica Minolta inkjet printheads and has announced the creation of a U.S. based subsidiary. The new corporation will do business as Industrial Inkjet Ltd USA and will be located in Golden, Colorado at the foot of the Rocky Mountains.

Making Innovation Happen - An interview with Costas Papaikonomou

Costas Papaikonomou is delivering the Keynote Speech at the LiT (Leaders in Technology) Summit on 28th June in Cambridge. An author of several books on innovation and the Co-Founder of the Amsterdam-based innovation agency, Happen, in this interview we ask him a few questions about innovation, the challenges, and potential of trying to make new stuff happen.


Meteor further expands its product portfolio with the addition of the PDC-6GMA Print Driver Card and GMA Development Kit for use with FUJIFILM Dimatix Si-MEMS Samba™ GMA 33 printheads.