Print Embellishment, The Experience

Posted on 9 July 2019
Print Embellishment, The Experience


Print is simply not ink to paper anymore. It is 2019, it is a premium to differentiate high quality prints. Printers are looking for new and innovative ways to offer their products and stand out from the masses. Print embellishment creates the experience of seeing and feeling your print, like never before. Imagine bringing your print to life by adding texture and visual contrast. Well now you can with the world's most accurate and affordable Raised Spot UV Coater. The Duplo DDC-810 is changing the way we see, touch and sell print.

You can easily apply this to:

  • Business cards
  • Direct mailers
  • Book covers 
  • Brochures
  • Postcards                                       
  • Boxes
  • Invitations
  • And so much more..

The DDC-810 is a compact, design-driven solution that utilizes 600 x 600 dpi inkjet technology, UV lamp curing, and camera image registration to deliver production output with texture and depth by applying a gloss varnish to defined areas of the substrate. Equipped with Duplo's widely renowned air suction feed system, the DDC-810 handles maximum paper sizes of 14.33" x 29.13" up to 450 gsm. Using the PC Controller software, operators can easily set up a job in 4 simple steps and begin producing jobs within minutes. Simply upload the raised spot UV layer file in PDF or TIFF format along with the XML file with the registration mark data, load the paper in the feeder and press Send then Start. Its CCD camera system which automatically corrects for shrinkage, stretch, and skew along with unique registration marks ensure the precise alignment of the spot UV layer onto the printed document. The DDC-810 can process up to 36 ppm (letter size) and up to 21 ppm (ledger size). 

Simply put, this is Print Embellishment made easy.

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Exclusive Mark Andy Dealer for Ontario

Posted on 12 June 2019

PDS Exclusive Mark Andy Dealer in Ontario

PDS is excited to announce that as of May 8, 2019 we are the "Exclusive Ontario Dealer" for Mark Andy Consumable Print Products including the trademark of AB Dick and Presstek. With coverage coast to coast we are able to service customers across Canada with the entire Mark Andy Consumable Print Product line. PDS will be stocking products such as the Di Digital Plates and associated products, Toyo Inks, Varn, Epson and Pantone products to name a few. We will also provide parts for their equipment lines.

PDS, has been a leader in the printing industry for over 35 years and is committed to delivering the highest quality products and services to our customers. We accomplish this by constantly improving and meeting challenges head on. We provide creative and cost effective equipment solutions to the digital printing industry, enabling our customers to reach their full potential.

Pictured here is Jackie Kisiloski, VP of PDS on the left and Janet Lopac, Director of Dealer Consumable Sales, Mark Andy Print Products

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Print Forum 2019

Posted on 12 June 2019

PDS at Print Forum 2019

PrintForum2019, taking place June 13 at The International Centre in Mississauga, Ont., brings you nearly two dozen vendors with the latest in print technology and services. Don't miss your opportunity to see exciting demos and learn how these technologies can benefit your production floor.

PDS, established in 1984, has become the go-to distributor for print finishing equipment and supplies in Canada. Representing the most advanced technological manufacturers in the world including Duplo, Multigraf Touchline, OKI and MBM. Supplies include lamination, digital foil, t-shirt transfers and just recently, PDS has become the exclusive Ontario dealer for Mark Andy Print Consumables including the trademarks of ABDick and Presstek.

PDS will be displaying the latest equipment from the top manufacturers in the world at PrintForum 2019. The DDC810 Spot UV Coater for print embellishment from Duplo is rapidly becoming the new look for print. PDS will have a running video and print samples available from the DDC810. Also on display will be the DFL500 3-in-1 laminator that coats, foils and laminates. The OKI 942DP is a CMYK + White Media Envelope Printer, which will allow you to print on light or dark stocks, and up to 52-inch banners. It will also print as small as 3 x 5-inch cards, run #10 envelopes at 4,000 per hour, run extra thick stock up to 18 pt. at the lowest cost per print for CMYK + White.

The best way to fold and crease is the Touchline CF375 from swiss manufacturer Multigraf. Up to 6,000 sheets per hour and up to 400 gsm. Will take sizes up to 14.76 x 39.37 inches, with a 7-inch air and vacuum top load feeder. This high quality fold and crease unit will not disappoint, PDS says.

The Duplo 616Pro Crease, Slit, Cut and Perf is the perfect finishing solution for the short run on demand digital printer. This all-in-one finisher can process up to six slits, 25 cuts, and 20 creases in a single pass. The CCD Scanner recalls any job stored in memory simply by reading the printed barcode and will automatically set up the job.

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Graphics Canada 2019 - Almost Here!

Posted on 3 April 2019

Well, it's that time again when the Canadian Graphics Industry gets together to network, to be educated, to see live demonstrations and to purchase the newest in technology! For PDS it is a very exciting time to showcase our exciting line-up of equipment to prospective buyers as well as those companies who want to know what is available for future purchases and what options they have to grow or streamline their business. The newest addition to our line-up is:

DDC810 UV Spot Coater

When you only have  few seconds to make the first impression memorable, Duplo's DDC-810 Raised Spot Coater gets the job done. Embellish you images and engage the senses with an eye catching layer of texture and depth that they can touch and feel!

Any-002 Digital Color Label Printer

Print small to midsize hi precision full colour labels on continuous media up to 8.5" wide. You can now print excellent water resistance, sunlight resistance, heat resistance, cold resistance, abrasion and chemical resistance on demand!

AnyBlade Digital Blade Label Finisher

Match the Label Printer with this two blade cutting system. It can laminate, custom cut and slit up to 7 slits with no need for expensive dies.

Duplo DFL 500 Coater, Foiler and Laminator

3 in 1 Solution, an automatic film slitting and cutting system. Handles up to 13" wide sheets

Duplo DC616 Pro and DC646 Slit, Cut, Crease

Multigraf CP375 Duo, CF375, C375 Crease, Perf, Fold

OKI C942DP Your Multi Media print centre - CMYK + White

Triumph TR5260 and TR5560 Cutters with VR Cut - Ground breaking software


We hope to see you at booth 5434, April 11 - 13 at the International Center!




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Posted on 25 January 2019

19th Annual Imprint Canada Show

PDS was an exhibitor at the National Imprint Show, Jan 11 and 12th 2019 at the Toronto Congress Center, Toronto.  This event showcased the latest in imprintable sportswear, ad specialty, embroidery, screen printing, embossing and digitizing products and services. PDS was showcasing our line up of digital T Shirt printers along with heat presses. The big seller is always the OKI 8432WT white and CMY Digital Printer, printing transfers up to 11.6" x 17". Pictured above is Brett from PDS walking an interested customer through the Forever Transfer RIP

For more information on our lineup of T-Shirt Printing Equipment click here:

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