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Giving Back: Orbus Fundraises for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
The fundraising campaign was for the first six months of the year. The company is adopting new charities for its fundraising in the second half of the year.
Canon’s Annual thINK Conference is Just Weeks Away
The event is invitation-only to Canon inkjet customers and prospective customers. Once again more than 500 are expected to attend.
The Mosaica Group will be a one-stop shop clients who want to do Braille signs using Gravograph products and Mimaki printers.
Gilman Brothers Makes Facility Changes to Improve Efficiencies
The company says one of its goals is to be operating at least a portion of the plant under solar power by the end of this year.
Epson Partners with Shaquille O’Neal on Education Initiatives
As part of the partnership, Shaq and the company will support Communities in Schools, which strives to keep kids in school through graduation.
Southern California Window Tint and Graphics Companies Merge
Located in Costa Mesa, California, the merger expands the offerings of The Tint Pros to include services such as design, wraps and building graphics.
Corel Corp. Acquired by New York-Based Investment House
Under Vector Capital Corel made several acquisitions of other software companies.
EFI Announces Completion of Acquisition by Siris Capital Group
The deal, first announced in April, is worth $1.7 billion.
When we were growing up, virtually all the glossy surfaces on just about anything, from lawn furniture to lunch boxes, were painted with lead-based paint. 
Inca Digital Names New CEO
Stephen Tunnicliffe-Wilson has been leading the company's R&D division for the past 16 years.