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Protection and Perfection With Original Roland Inks

The quality and consistency of third-party inks has undoubtedly improved in recent years. Used in place of original equipment manufacturer (OEM) inks, these chemistries can achieve impressive results for many wide format applications at a lower up-front price. However, any print business considering making the switch should be aware that the use of an alternative inkset could void their equipment warranty. Staying true to OEM inks can also bring more long-term benefits that outweigh a slightly higher monthly cost.

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Print quality that appeals to all the senses: why Giken loves TrueVIS VG2-540

It's an exciting time for Japanese graphics businesses. The 2019 Rugby World Cup is fast approaching, to be followed swiftly by the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo next summer, meaning plenty of work associated with the events themselves as well as the upswing in tourist numbers. Signage, displays and graphics have to be of the absolute highest quality.

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Digital Printing at Halloween

Halloween just keeps getting bigger and better, and for businesses with Roland technology the creative opportunities are almost endless. Printing, engraving, cutting and 3D printing machines can all be put to gruesome use creating fun, inventive and downright terrifying designs.

Here are a few ideas, from devilish party decorations to ghoulish costumes, eerie interiors to freaky fashion and more, to inspire your business to get a piece of the pumpkin pie at Halloween.

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