Roland DG Blog

8 Tips for Reducing Waste in Wide-format Printing

When running a print business, any form of waste has an impact on the bottom line but unfortunately there are so many ways wastage can creep into your print workflow without you realising. In this article, we show you how managing design layouts, conducting regular maintenance, calibrating ink usage and reducing errors will help you keep waste down and keep your margins high.

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Unlock New Revenue Streams with UV Print and Cut

If you run an established signage or large-format print business, chances are you're preoccupied looking for opportunities to drive more revenue. UV print and cut is worth serious consideration to grow your business because it allows you to offer stunning new applications while building on your existing equipment and expertise. We explain the benefits of UV print and cut and how you can use it to grow your business in this article. 

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Print Quality and Customer Satisfaction through Sampling

One of the biggest challenges for many print businesses is ensuring consistent quality, colour, and alignment, especially across large production runs. Thankfully, digital print has a quick and cost-effective solution - sampling. Sampling is an invaluable tool that print businesses can implement to practically eliminate issues with large print runs. In this article we explore the whys and wherefores of sampling and prove how this extra step pays major dividends in avoiding costly reprints and keeping customers happy.

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The Power of Resin/Latex Inks for Exceptional Vehicle Wraps

Vehicle wrapping stands out as a powerful and visually impactful way to showcase anything from corporate branding and advertising to iconic designs and complete or partial visual overhauls. As print technology advances, so do the tools at our disposal, and one innovation that has been gaining traction in the vehicle wrapping industry is the use of Resin/Latex inks. In this article, we'll delve into the benefits of these cutting-edge inks and why they’re the ideal print solution for creating stunning, durable, and customised vehicle wraps.

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Top 5 Reasons to Buy a Resin/Latex Ink Printer

Lately it seems everyone is talking about the benefits of resin ink printing - and for good reason. Resin/latex inks and printers offer bold, rich colour options, an ability to handle a wide range of media, environmentally friendly low-VOC output, and fast-drying prints. For more detail on what resin ink printing can do for your production, we tapped into the expertise of Roland DG’s product manager for digital print in America because the principles are the same in Australia and internationally. This Blog outlines his thoughts.

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Unlocking the Power of On-Demand Printing with the VersaOBJECT MO-240

In the world of printing, innovation never stops. From traditional analogue methods like screen printing to cutting-edge digital technologies, the landscape is constantly evolving. In this article, we explore the benefits of using both analogue and digital printing methods, showcase the unique advantages of each, delve into the latest UV flatbed printer from Roland DG (the MO-240), and discover how it perfectly complements traditional techniques to offer a comprehensive, flexible, and high-quality printing solution. 

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Making the Switch to UV Flatbed Printing

Screen printing has long been a reliable method for creating high-quality prints on a wide range of surfaces. However if you currently rely on screen printing for the bulk of your print production, upgrading to a UV flatbed printer could be a smart strategic move to future-proof your business. In this article, we explore why an increasing number of businesses are making the switch and outline the benefits and opportunities that UV flatbed printing brings.

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