PRINTING United Alliance Names 2021 Pinnacle InterTech Award Recipients

PRINTING United Alliance, the most comprehensive member-based printing and graphic arts association in the U.S., has announced the recipients of its new Pinnacle InterTech Awards program (formerly the PIA InterTech Technology Awards).

Judges worked through an impressive number of submissions from leading industry companies to identify thirteen outstanding recipients worthy of the Pinnacle InterTech Award.

Pinnacle InterTech Awards

Part of the Alliance’s new Pinnacle Awards program, the Pinnacle InterTech Awards exemplify new technology that is deemed by veteran industry judges to be truly innovative and likely to have a significant impact on printing and graphics companies. The thirteen technologies selected to receive a 2021 Pinnacle InterTech Award are as follows (listed alphabetically by company, with the technology named first):

  • Canon Arizona FLOW Technology – Canon Solutions America
  • Canon UVgel 460 Inks – Canon Solutions America
  • CWT 1737 Evolution Max – Cutworx USA
  • Durst P5 TEX iSUB – Durst North America
  • KODAK SONORA XTRA Process Free Plates – Eastman Kodak Company
  • Direct – Global Graphics Software
  • Hycolor Pro – Heidelberg USA
  • PAT – Performance Advisor Technology – Heidelberg USA
  • Push to Stop in Folding – Heidelberg USA
  • HP PageWide C500 Top Feeder – HP Inc.
  • TagBot – Livingston Systems
  • Aerocut X Pro – MBM Corporation
  • PureFlexo™ Printing Technology – Miraclon

“The Pinnacle InterTech Awards program celebrates the inventiveness of suppliers and recognizes technology advancing our industry,” says Jim Workman, vice president of research and technology, PRINTING United Alliance. “The judges had the tough task of singling out breakthrough innovations from many excellent entries.”

—Press Release