Large Format Printing News

Can printers help power the future?

Starleaton is proud to be supporting the innovative work of  Professor Paul Dastoor and his team at the University of Newcastle’s (UON) as they recently unveiled the first public printed solar demonstration.   The material is made by printing an advanced electronic ink onto thin, clear laminated sheets using conventional printing presses. “No other renewable […] ... Read More

Starleaton continues Head On support

Starleaton has continued DES’ commitment to creative photographers by supporting the Sydney Head-On Photo Festival by providing various print media free of charge. Since acquiring DES in late 2016, Starleaton has merged its strong position in Photo and Fine Art digital reproduction into the enlarged company. On George Street downtown at The Rocks is a […] ... Read More

A Zünd Success Story – BoxMaker

The BoxMaker is solving production bottlenecks with a Zünd D3 L-3200 with automatic board-handling system (BHS) through using the first dual-beam system ever installed in the US for their packaging. Established in 1981 as a brown box plant, the BoxMaker expanded into fulfillment and co-packing in 2008. The company first bought their wide-format digital press in […] ... Read More

What makes EIZO a great Graphics Monitor?

While your camera can capture trillions of colours, most computer monitors can only display around 16 million of these for you. However, the EIZO ColorEdge Graphics Monitor is custom built for image editing and on-screen image proofing. A wide gamut and a palette of over 278 trillion colours reveal natural tones and subtle details that would […] ... Read More

Making Lemonade out of Lemons for The Humpty Dumpty Foundation

If you are coming to the upcoming PacPrint keep an eye out for a very special lemonade stand at the Starleaton stand. That’s because it is raising money for a very special cause; for the children’s hospital charity, the Humpty Dumpty Foundation. The Humpty Dumpty Foundation is a Children’s Charity that enables Hospital and Health […] ... Read More


Starleaton’s CEO Ben Eaton and Product Manager John Buitenkamp will have a busy May as they fly to Europe for the FESPA Hamburg trade fair and will be straight into PacPrint preparations when they return. “FESPA is a very important show for the wide format sign and display sector,” says Eaton, “This year marks the […] ... Read More

Starleaton proudly supporting Head On 2017

Starleaton is proud to once again be supporting the iconic Head On Photo Festival, which, is returning to Sydney in May for its 7th year. ... Read More


Starleaton will be demonstrating the all-new Zünd Design Center 3.0 at PacPrint from May 23-16. Known as ZDC3, it is an Adobe Illustrator plug-in for creating packaging and three-dimensional POP/POS displays from folding carton, corrugated cardboard, composite material, PP and PVC. At the heart of ZDC3 is an extensive library of parametric designs. From this […] ... Read More


Celebrating its largest ever presence at a trade show and its first PacPrint since acquiring DES, Starleaton is bringing a host of new products to the Melbourne event from May 23-26. One of these is Oppboga Outdoor Board, a paper-based product that is tough enough for short term outdoor campaigns. “I was sceptical … how […] ... Read More

John Fisher cuts into packaging design

Fourth-generation John Fisher Printing has invested in a new Zund cutting system to speed up its digital production with an eye on prototype design for the growing packaging and point-of-sale markets. “All this has been put in place to handle an increase in volumes of customers’ digital print requirements and to boost production throughput,” says […] ... Read More

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