Printing Industries of America Announces 2012 InterTech™ Technology Award RecipientsPittsburgh, PA, July 24, 2012—Printing Industries of America has announced the recipients of the 2012 InterTech™ Technology Awards. The technologies receiving this prestigious award have been judged as truly innovative and are expected to advance the performance of the graphic communications industry. The independent panel of judges deliberated over many technology nominations ranging from digital presses and related enhancements to a variety of mobile and Web-based software. Great strides in technology were demonstrated in color measurement and control, layout and finishing, security and low migration inks, inkjet and label presses, printable coatings, pressroom analytics, management information systems, and product content management and publishing. Twelve innovative technologies were selected to receive the award.
The 2012 InterTech Technology Award recipients are: (Listed alphabetically by company, with the technology named first) Kodak NexPress Red Fluorescing Solution Eastman Kodak Company Enterworks® Enable Enterworks, Inc. i-cut Suite EskoArtwork Fujifilm J Press 720 FUJIFILM North America Corporation Prinect Performance Benchmarking Heidelberg USA Keen MIS and Web-to-Print Keen Systems, Inc. Color Control and Web Inspection System with AccuCam™ QuadTech, Inc. SunPak™ LMQ Sun Chemical iTechnique Technique Business Systems Ltd. Avatrex Transportable Imaging Utopia Digital Technologies Xeikon X-800 VariLane Xeikon i1Pro 2X-Rite, Incorporated
The InterTech stars, recognized as a symbol of technological innovation and excellence, will be presented before an audience of industry leaders during the 2012 Premier Print Awards Gala featuring the InterTech™ Technology Awards and web2awards, October 7, in Chicago, Illinois. A technology review booklet showcasing all of the year’s entries will be produced and distributed this fall at GRAPH EXPO and in an issue of Printing Industries of America—The Magazine; the booklet will also be available at www.printing.org/InterTech. Recipients will also be recognized in the Premier Print Awards Supplement—a publication sent to thousands of print buyers.
For more information about the InterTech Technology Awards, contact Jim Workman, assistant vice president, Center for Technology and Research, Printing Industries of America, at 412-259-1710, email@example.com, or visit www.printing.org/InterTech.