New specifications for contract proofing
Update of ISO 12647-7:2016
In the course of the revision of the contract proofing standard in November 2016, the test criteria for the FograCert Contract Proof Creation and Contract Proofing System have now been updated according to the new norm. Extra 36 gives an overview over this revision and the new requirements for proof prints.
Mass customization in the Printing Industry
Learning from the Automobile Industry
The auto industry has pulled off a mass customization masterstroke as part of a decade-long trend towards individualization. This Fogra Extra takes a look at the background to this much-copied concept and highlights opportunities for the printing and media industry.
Ready for the new standard
Fogra congratulates the company GMG
First FograCert Contract Proofing System certification according to the recently revised ISO standard 12647-7:2016: For various combinations, e.g. FOGRA51 on Epson SC-P7000, the software GMG ColorProof meets all the necessary requirements as stipulated by the new norm.
E-Commerce and Print - das Event der Branche
5th Online Print Symposium 2017
The slogan for this leading event is: Online Challenge - Customer Centricity Focus! One of the greatest challenges in the online print industry is knowing today what tomorrow's customers need.
6 and 7 April 2017, Hilton Munich Airport - Be there!
All Infos here: www.online-print-symposium.de
Now ready for download:
Fogra Research Programme 2017
Fogra members can cooperate with our research projects and are thus part of the progress process as it happens. Get all information about our current and planned projects.
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International standardization for the printing industry
ISO News 22
ISO TC 130 represents the international standardization body for the printing industry. International experts, active in terminology, prepress, printing, post press, climate neutrality, materials and certification, met in San José (USA) in September 2016.
New Research report 40.027:
Development of the ISO 2846-1 in support of the standardization concept for offset printing
This report is available as a free download for Fogra members (please log in!). Non members find here the order form (a small fee will be charged).
New Research report 81.001:
Detection methods for premature spontaneous rupture in printed multi-layer plastic cards
This work introduces a new evaluation method for the reproduction of colour. It is available as a free download.
Fogra membership pays off
"For us the Fogra membership meant access to know-how, information and events like Colour Management Symposium that offered opportunities and ideas contributing to the future development of our company."
Remus Farcas, manager Grup Transilvae
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Fogra certified Digital Print Experts (DPE)
There are many ways what to do after graduating a rigorous test. Experts from FujiXerox found a very special way!
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