HIDden treasure - We’ve been to the Hunkeler Innovation Days, which takes place every two years at Lucerne, Switzerland, just down the road from Hunkeler’s base at Wikon. Here, Laurel Brunner looks at some of the front end systems that were driving the digital presses shown at the Hunkeler event.
Swiss finishing school - Still in Lucerne, Nessan Cleary looks at some of the finishing systems and digital printers that were launched at the show. Naturally, the blue tops of Hunkeler’s own modules were liberally sprinkled across the stands but there were also several new inkjet presses with a distinct emphasis on short run book production.
Value for money - Epson SureColor P-600 - Last year Epson previewed a new photo printer, the SureColor P600, which Paul Lindström has taken for a spin this month. It’s an affordable A3+ printer with a nine-colour inkset but just how well does it stand up to our standard battery of tests?