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CONTENTS MAY 2017 VOLUME 34 NUMBER 5 Welcome to the TROPHEX team! A WORD FROM YOUR TROPHEX TEAM 2 MANAGING DIRECTOR TROPHEX TALKS TO . . . Trophex Magazine talks to Jim Nicol from TheMagicTouch. 4 4 INDUSTRY NEWS Crystal Galleries acquire the assets of Rowton Crystal. Post-Brexit trigger – what exporters need to know. The Sweet People sell ID badge business. Free setup and free carriage from Pen Warehouse. Sublimation with a future, innovative and successful. Trotec welcomes new Area Manager for Ireland. Trumpf Open House – 13th-15th June 2017 6 6 8 8 9 9 10 10 BUSINESSES FOR SALE 12 TROPHIES, AWARDS & ENGRAVING Visually stunning crystal awards that take pride of place. Swatkins silverware worldwide. Welcome to Swatkins.com. Laser engraving pint and shot glasses. 13 13 14 14 15 PRINTING Epson SureColor SC-S eco-solvent printers ranked #1. Prime Group lead the way with DTG Europe! Fast and flexible printing of complex metal parts. 16 16 18 20 SUBLIMATION Roland DG announces new ErgoSoft RIP software. Steps forward in digital decoration Mutoh launch A2-size flatbed LED UV printer. 21 21 22 24 SUPPLIES & SERVICES 26 Nigel Bean: t: 01442 826826 e: nigelbean1@aol.com EDITOR Jane Soones: t: 01442 826826 e: janesoones@aol.com EVENT & SALES MANAGER Tracey Greenfield: t: 01442 826826 e: traceygreenfield@hillmedia.com CIRCULATION & SUBSCRIPTION DEPARTMENT Sheena Burrus: t: 01442 826826 e: sheenaburrus@hillmedia.com Surface World tel: 01442 826826 fax: 01442 823400 Hill Media Ltd, Marash House 2-5 Brook Street, Tring, Hertfordshire HP23 5ED, United Kingdom. The Trophex magazine is published 12 times a year by Hill Media Ltd. Although every effort is made to ensure the accuracy and reliability of material published in Trophex, Hill Media Ltd and its agents accept no responsibility for the veracity of claims made by contributors, manufacturers or advertisers. Copyright for all material published in this journal remains with Hill Media Ltd and its agents. © Hill Media Ltd – 2017 ISSN 1757-367X Excellent Prices & Off ers on a wide range of laser engraving, cutting and marking machinery at Grafi typ UK Ltd z Wide range of models for engraving, cutting and marking z Variety of power options available and many LaserPro’s cater for work pieces of infi nite length, having front and back access doors z Ideal for numerous business types from promotional to industrial marking or production, as well as in education z Will perform admirably on a variety of materials such as glass, wood, acrylic, tiles, stone, marble, fabric, paper, card, vinyl, metals and more (model dependant) z Create control panels, personalise various items, mark surgical or industrial tools, part numbers and barcodes, cut games and puzzles, the LaserPro is capable of performing the most intricate work z Call us to for a catalogue to see the complete range, visit our website or call to arrange an appointment to visit our showroom 01827 300500 E-mail: sales@grafi typ.co.uk | www.grafi typ.co.uk Spirit GLS 2 Year On-site Machine Warranty 2 Year Tube Warranty from just £16,165 +VAT