Pick of the bunch


Fruit-picking robot demonstrates innovative solution to a complex automation challenge A robotics breakthrough by product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants is set to boost productivity across the food chain – from the field to the warehouse. It paves the way for robots to take on complex picking and sorting tasks involving irregular organic items …




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Global launch of versatile inkjet Print Bar System at Labelexpo 2015 strengthens Xaar’s leadership in label market


Xaar, the world’s leading inkjet technology specialist, is pleased to announce the launch of the Xaar Print Bar System. This new system, which incorporates the Xaar 1002 family of high-precision industrial printheads, adds single-pass inkjet capability to analogue web and sheet-fed presses.   Users can take advantage of the benefits of digital printing easily and …




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Diagnostics on demand


Inkjet printing innovation opens the door to instant personalised health testing New technology from product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants is set to bring radical innovation to the diagnostics market. Ingenious use of inkjet printing techniques has made it possible to create a diagnostic test cartridge from a single sheet of paper. The breakthrough …




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New US Director of Sales to spearhead Xaar’s drive into North & Latin American markets


In a significant strengthening of its presence in the North American and Latin American markets, Xaar, the world’s leading inkjet technology specialist, has appointed Don Whaley as Director of Sales, Xaar Americas.  In addition, the company has also opened a new sales and support office in Texas. Don Whaley joins Xaar from Piksel Inc, the …




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Sinocera Create-Tide signs partnership agreement with Xaar in China


​​Xaar, renowned for leading the digital inkjet revolution in the ceramics industry worldwide, is delighted to announce a new ceramic ink partnership with Sinocera Create-Tide in China. This new partnership will focus on delivering inks for the Xaar 1002 GS6 and GS12 printheads and large particle inks and glazes for the Xaar 1002 GS40 for …




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Dr Doug Edwards joins Xaar as CEO


As announced in March 2014, Ian Dinwoodie will retire from the Company in 2015 after serving as CEO since 2003. Following an extensive international search process, the Company is pleased to announce that Dr Doug Edwards will join the Board as Chief Executive Officer with immediate effect. Doug joins the Company from Kodak (Eastman Kodak …




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