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Press Release: June, 2018

Lorna Brindley nominated twice for CRN Women in the Channel 2018 Award.

ArtSystems’ Lorna Brindley nominated twice for CRN Women in the Channel 2018 Award.

ArtSystems’ Technical Service Manager, Lorna Brindley, has been nominated in two categories for the CRN Women in the Channel Awards 2018.

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Press Release: June, 2018

ArtSystems has appointed Charlotte Crampton as its new Workflow Development Manager.

ArtSystems appoints new Workflow Development Manager.

ArtSystems has appointed Charlotte Crampton as its new Workflow Development Manager following her four years working as a Digital Applications Specialist with the Nottingham-based distributor.

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Press Release: June, 2018

ArtSystem's New Vista Wall Covering.

New Xativa Vista “A top-quality wallcovering at a truly great price”

Nottingham-based specialist distributor ArtSystems has announced the introduction of a new wallpaper to the Xativa range of wide format media called “Vista”.

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Press Release: June, 2018

MakerBot and the Festival of 3D Engineering Excellence from Hand to Scan.

MakerBot and the Festival of 3D Engineering Excellence from Hand to Scan.

Taking place on 22nd & 23rd June 2018 at the Solent Sky Museum, two days of 3D engineering knowledge from key solution suppliers in the sector; isodo3d, HP, FARO, Solid Solutions, Graitec, Frazer Nash, MakerBot and 3T RPD.

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Press Release: May, 2018

MakerBot promotes the power of desktop 3D printing at ICT for Education.

MakerBot promotes the power of desktop 3D printing at ICT for Education.

MakerBot and leading specialist distributor ArtSystems will be promoting the power of desktop 3D printing to education providers at the eagerly anticipated ICT for Education series of conferences.

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Press Release: March, 2018

Keencut launches Authorised Demonstration Centre programme.

Keencut launches Authorised Demonstration Centre programme.

Keencut and its specialist distributor ArtSystems have announced the launch of their Authorised Demonstration Centre programme.

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Press Release: February 1st, 2018

Neschen goes “retro garage” at Sign & Digital 2018

Neschen goes “retro garage” at Sign & Digital 2018

Nottingham-based specialist distributor ArtSystems will be joining leading manufacturer Neschen to promote its signage and graphics media during Sign & Digital UK.

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Press Release: February 1st, 2018

HALO is now the world’s largest and oldest humanitarian demining operation

HALO Trust: Mapping the world’s minefields

HALO is now the world’s largest and oldest humanitarian demining operation, with nearly four thousand people working in Afghanistan alone and nearly nine thousand people working globally across 17 programmes in 17 countries

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Press Release: February 1st, 2018

ArtSystems and Sihl forge new alliance to drive growth in re-seller channel

ArtSystems and Sihl forge new alliance to drive growth in re-seller channel

ArtSystems has been appointed as trade distributor in UK&I for Sihl a leading manufacturer of print media in the digital print sector.

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Press Release: December 19, 2017

ArtSystems has installed the Summa F1330 wide format cutter/finishing system into its Nottingham-based demonstration suite

Summa F1330 flatbed cutter/finishing system now at ArtSystems, a first in the UK

ArtSystems has installed the Summa F1330 wide format cutter/finishing system into its Nottingham-based demonstration suite – a first in the UK. This latest addition to the popular Summa Professional Flatbed range builds on the success of the award-winning F Series ...

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Press Release: December 13, 2017

ArtSystems’ STEM Ambassadors bring 3D Printing to students at the Digital Skills Show

ArtSystems’ STEM Ambassadors bring 3D Printing to students at the Digital Skills Show

On the 5th December at the Digital Skills Show ArtSystems’ STEM Ambassadors, Ted Freer and Will Glass, introduced 3D printing to over 200 students.

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Press Release: November 22, 2017

ArtSystems and MakerBot lead the way with new Educators’ Gateway to 3D Printing

ArtSystems and MakerBot lead the way with new Educators’ Gateway to 3D Printing

A new education specific programme called The Educators’ Gateway to 3D Printing will help specialist distributor ArtSystems and 3D printer manufacturer MakerBot provide schools and other teaching facilities with quicker, simpler, and more effective bespoke access to 3D printing technology.

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Press Release: November 13, 2017

ArtSystems’ STEM Ambassadors to drive greater student access to 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing

ArtSystems’ STEM Ambassadors to drive greater student access to 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing

Specialist distributor ArtSystems has announced that two of its staff have successfully attained Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Ambassador accreditation.

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Press Release: November 1, 2017

ArtSystems/Westcoast present 3D print and Industry 4.0: The Future is Now

ArtSystems/Westcoast present 3D print and Industry 4.0: The Future is Now

Hosted at the Westcoast headquarters in Milton Keynes, ArtSystems presented a packed itinerary outlining the advances in 3D print, the advent of Industry 4.0 and the implications for companies that fail to embrace them.

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Press Release: November 1, 2017

PageWide XL Finalist in 2017

PageWide XL Finalist in 2017

The HP PageWide XL printer has reached the finals in this year’s prestigious Construction Computing Awards.

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Press Release: November 1, 2017

ONYX Four-time Award Winner!

ONYX Four-time Award Winner!

ONYX Graphics has been gathering awards throughout the year with four major awards from print and graphics industry so far! The run of awards started in April with the International Sign Expo (ISA) for best Business Solutions and Software award. This award focussed on the unique ability of ONYX to give print service providers key cost and productivity data.

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Press Release: August 30, 2017

ONYX Release v12.2 RIP Software Update

ONYX Release v12.2 RIP Software Update

The latest version of the World’s most popular RIP is now shipping! Onyx 12.2 gives you the tools to maximise your printer’s performance and ensure when you print you profit!

Available for the full ONYX software suite options and as a FREE upgrade for users with an active ONYX Advantage holders.

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Press Release: August 29, 2017

ArtSystems exclusive reseller event: Introduction to Industry 4.0

ArtSystems exclusive reseller event: “Introduction to Industry 4.0”

On 13th September specialist distributor ArtSystems will be partnering with its parent company, Westcoast, to host “Introduction to Industry 4.0”, an exclusive business development event for its resellers and channel members. Nottingham-based ArtSystems has a deeply rooted philosophy of customer service and support that underpins its success. Introduction to Industry 4.0 reflects that philosophy.

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Press Release: May 19, 2017

ArtSystems scoops two HP Accredited Graphics Service Partner awards

ArtSystems scoops two HP Accredited Graphics Service Partner awards

The technical support team of ArtSystems, the Nottingham-based HP trade distributor was the top performer at the HP Master Engineer event held in Barcelona this April. The team claimed two awards as a HP accredited graphics service partner: HP Inc GSS FY16 Award for first top performer in total customer experience (Net Promoter Score-sNPS and Customer) and HP Inc. GSS FY16 award for first top performer in elevation excellence.

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Press Release: May 1, 2017

Sihl expands their application centre come showroom

Onyx wins business solutions and software innovation awards

Onyx Graphics was recognized nationally this week at the International Sign Expo (ISA) for best Business Solutions and Software by a panel of industry experts in the sign, graphics and visual communications industry. ISA 2017 provided the first reveal of ONYX SiteSolutions, a portfolio of products that take a unique approach to giving business owners accurate information about their print jobs, costs and productivity across their entire site.

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Press Release: April 17, 2017

Sihl expands their application centre come showroom

Sihl expands their application centre come showroom

Sihl have expanded and rearranged the application centre, come showroom. With around 600 sqm, the production space has a complete representation across the band of current digital print technologies. Alongside the sections of ADVERTISING & POS, PHOTO & ART, DYE SUBLIMATION, HOME + OFFICE and INTERIOR DESIGN, April saw the introduction of two new sections FACESTOCK and DURABLES. Visitors can let themselves be persuaded by the high quality of materials, test the haptic, as well as experience the products in their given application and discover profitable market niches.

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Press Release: April 12, 2017

KYOCERA UK partners with ArtSystems, adding MakerBot 3D devices to its portfolio

KYOCERA UK partners with ArtSystems, adding MakerBot 3D devices to its portfolio

KYOCERA Document Solutions, one of the world’s leading document solutions companies, has furthered its commitment to 3D printing technology by announcing a partnership with ArtSystems, distributors of the MakerBot suite of 3D devices in the UK and Ireland.

The partnership will see KYOCERA Document Solutions UK join forces with ArtSystems to offer customers the award-winning MakerBot 3D devices, including the MakerBot Replicator Mini+, the MakerBot Replicator+ and the MakerBot Replicator Z18.

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Press Release: April 10, 2017

MakerBot Replicator Desktop 3D printer sets benchmark for Cardiff and Vale College

MakerBot Replicator Desktop 3D printer sets benchmark for Cardiff and Vale College

The prestigious Cardiff and Vale College has selected the fifth generation MakerBot replicator desktop 3D printer for use on its Product Design foundation degree course. Based within the College campus in Cardiff city centre, the 30-week course leads towards a Btec degree in 3D design and is carefully tailored to help students develop a range of design skills across many areas of product design, including: industrial; furniture; computer graphics; branding; set and prop design; and spatial design. It purchased its MakerBot 3D printer from Antalis, one of Europe's leading distributors of paper, packaging solutions, and visual communication products for professionals.

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Press Release: March 30, 2017

Onyx Graphics announces full support for the new Oce Colorado UVgel printer

Onyx Graphics announces full support for the new Océ Colorado 1640 UVgel printer

Continuing the company's push for innovation, Onyx Graphics stands prepared to drive the recently announced Océ Colorado 1640 UVgel as printers degin shipping later this year. Visitors to the Canon booths as the ISA Expo in Las Vegas, Apil 20-22 and at FESPA Digital in Hamburg, May 8-12, will be able to see how the new Océ Colorado 1640 printer uses ONYX Thrive software to deliver unprecedented productivity in roll-to-roll printing, matched with excellent output quality on a broad range of media for optimum application versatility. The combination of the printer's automation features and UV gel technology with the upcoming ONYX 12.2 release, results in low total cost of operation accelerating return on investment.

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