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Press Release Almanac: 10 December 2008

Friday, 05 December 2008
By Print 21 Online Article

Keep up to date with the latest releases from DES, Spicers Paper and Fujifilm.

Don’t miss DES special promotion deals
Fujifilm Sericol Australia Introduce Coldenhove Papier’s New Thermal Adhesive Digital Transfer Paper

Spicers Paper extends FSC offering with Lynx Opaque

DES has two special promotional offers running for both X-Rite eye-one display and ColourMunki Photo.
1. X-Rite eye-one display 2
Your monitor is the only place to view digital data in its native form, be it a photo, a design, graphic art or a combination of all. It is the critical first step in colour management of your digital data hence you need to take control of your display.
X-Rite eye-one display 2 does just that. It helps you to get true colours out of your display.
It is an easy and inexpensive way to get, accurate and professional colour on your display.
The award winning X-Rite eye-one display 2, delivers unrivalled colour control including workgroup match, ambient check and match, push button calibration and validation – all essential tools for professional photographers and designers to attain accurate colour throughout the digital workflow whether in a studio or in a collaborative production environment.
X-Rite eye-one display 2, is now being offered at a special price of $286 plus GST (while stocks lasts) which is a saving of $135 per device from its pre and post promotion RRP Price.

2. ColorMunki Photo
The Swiss-engineered ColorMunki Photo is a portable All in One solution that provides quick, easy and accurate display to print match.
* It accurately calibrates the monitor and creates a profile by capturing the ambient light. It can be used to create custom Printer Profiles based on any printer’s gamut and media chosen for printing. And it’s also capable of colour managing your data projector
* Captures ambient light and the spectral colour from any surface
* ColorMunki can be used to Create your own custom colour palette by automatically extracting colour from any image or photo; and
* It allows you to Communicates profiles with adobe Creative Suite and Quark Express effortlessly. The unique feature of ColorMunki Photo is its ability to communicate externally as well through its "Digital Pouch" which is a self executable java application. Photos and images can be dragged and dropped into the digital pouch with profiles embedded, zipped and it can be sent to anyone; be it a client, friend or family for easy viewing of photos without loss of any colour detail irrespective of whether the recipient has ColorMunki software or not.

Special CASH rebate is being offered when you trade in your existing monitor or printer solution for ColorMunki Photo. The offer is valid from1st Oct’08 to 31st Jan’09. $50 rebate for eligible Monitor solution and $100 rebate for eligible printer solution

For details please visit:


The latest innovation from the world’s leading dye sublimation paper specialist, Coldenhove Papier, sees Jetcol TA thermal adhesive digital dye sublimation transfer paper introduced into the Australian market.
The digital dye sublimation industry demands quality at a competitive price and Jetcol TA offers exactly that. Maintaining the quality, high transfer yield, excellent contour, detail, unsurpassed color gamut, consistency and stability of the popular Jetcol HTR range of papers, Jetcol TA paper also incorporates a unique thermal adhesive coating. Jetcol TA will adhere to the fabric during transfer, eliminating ghosting and loss of detail and will further increase the quality of end products requiring fine detail.
The 95gsm Jetcol TA Thermal Adhesive paper will be available to order through Fujifilm Sericol Australia in widths of 1.08metres, 1.32metres and 1.62metres.


Spicers Paper is excited to announce the latest addition to its expanding portfolio of FSC Certified products – Lynx Opaque from Domtar, USA.

With high whiteness, smoothness and exceptional printing quality, at an economical price, Lynx Opaque bridges the gap between traditional offset grades and specialty papers. Its unbelievable bulk and opacity allows for lighter grammages to be used, making it ideal for corporate communications, such as annual reports, corporate brochures and prospectuses, where paper and mailing costs are often a key part of the decision making process.

Its FSC Mixed Sources Certification ensures that it meets the stringent environmental credentials that are expected in today’s business world. With a versatile range of weights –  74, 89, 118, 148 and 270gsm – desktop laser guarantee and archival properties, Lynx Opaque is capable of handling all your printed communication needs.
To find out more about Lynx Opaque and FSC, go to

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