Printing Industries of America (PIA)

Printing Industries of America Announces 2014 InterTech Technology Award Recipients

Printing Industries of America has announced the recipients of the 2014 InterTech Technology Awards. The technologies receiving this respected award have been judged as truly innovative and are expected to advance the performance of the graphic communications industry.

An independent panel of judges deliberated over an outstanding selection of technology nominations, which showcased the dynamic nature of the industry. This year many of the awards were technologies supporting the packaging and label markets, providing hardware and software solutions, along with estimating software, digital presses, folding technology, and light measurement for viewing booths.

The following eleven technologies were selected to receive the 2014 InterTech Technology Award:

(Listed alphabetically by company, with the technology named first)

  • IC3D Suite, Creative Edge Software, LLC
  • EFI IQuote, EFI
  • Equinox, Esko
  • Full HD Flexo, Esko
  • Vpak Packaging Presses, Goss
  • Heidelberg Stahlfolder PFX Feeder Technology, Heidelberg USA
  • Hinterkopf Digital Printer D240, Hinterkopf GmbH
  • HP Indigo 20000 Digital Press, HP
  • GL SPECTIS 1.0 Series, JUST Normlicht
  • Xeikon ICE Toner, Xeikon

The InterTech stars, recognized as symbols of technological innovation and excellence, will be presented before an audience of industry leaders during the 2014 Premier Print Awards Gala Featuring the InterTech Technology Awards, September 28 in Chicago, IL.

A technology review booklet showcasing all of the year’s entries will be produced and distributed this fall at GRAPH EXPO 14 and with the September issue of Printing Industries of America—The Magazine; the publication will also be available at

For more information about the InterTech Technology Awards, contact Dr. Mark Bohan, Vice President, Technology and Research, Printing Industries of America, at 412-259-1782,, or visit