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  • Roland DG's seven new employees for FY2018

    Roland DG Welcomes New Employees for 2018

    04/19/2018 Corporate Activities

    Roland DG held a company orientation on April 2nd at its headquarters in Hamamatsu, Japan, to welcome seven new employees for FY2018. During the ceremony, President Fujioka extended a warm welcome to the new employees and offered encouragement for their success.

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  • The finalist representing Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Matthew Wrench

    Global SE Awards 2018 Finalists Interviews – Part 3

    04/17/2018 Corporate Activities, Digital Printing

    Roland DG will conduct its Global SE Awards 2018 final competition from April 23rd through the 25th, where service engineers (SEs) engaged in the repair and maintenance of Roland DG products will put their skills and knowledge to the test. In the lead-up to the contest, we invited finalists of local competitions held around the world to talk about the service and support work they are involved in. The third finalist joining us is Matthew Wrench, representing Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

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  • The finalist representing the Americas, Joe House

    Global SE Awards 2018 Finalists Interviews – Part 2

    04/10/2018 Corporate Activities, Digital Printing

    Roland DG will conduct its Global SE Awards 2018 final competition from April 23rd through the 25th, where service engineers (SEs) engaged in the repair and maintenance of Roland DG products will put their skills and knowledge to the test. In the lead-up to the contest, we invited finalists of local competitions held around the world to talk about the service and support work they are involved in. In this part, we are joined by the finalist representing the Americas, Joe House.

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  • One of the finalists representing the Asia-Pacific region, Tsubasa Utsumi

    Global SE Awards 2018 Finalists Interviews – Part 1

    04/05/2018 Corporate Activities, Dental

    Roland DG will conduct its Global SE Awards 2018 final competition from April 23rd through the 25th, where service engineers (SEs) engaged in the repair and maintenance of Roland DG products will put their skills and knowledge to the test. In the lead-up to the contest, we invited three of the 28 finalists from local competitions held around the world to provide more details about the type of service and support work they are involved in every day. First up to talk with us was one of the finalists representing the Asia-Pacific region, Tsubasa Utsumi.

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  • Interns participating at the One-Day Internship

    Roland DG Hosts First One-Day Internships

    03/29/2018 Corporate Activities

    Roland DG held its first ever One-Day Internships on February 7 and 14, 2018, with a total of 16 interns participating at the company's headquarters in Hamamatsu, Japan. The intern program was organized with the aim of providing students with real-life insights into employment situations and a chance to experience a working environment that may help them develop their career paths.

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  • Visitors enjoyed customization on the covers of their notebooks using a UV printer.

    UV Printers “Transform Imagination into Reality” on The Covers of Moleskine Notebooks

    02/28/2018 Digital Printing, Events & Tradeshows

    International brand Moleskine held its MOLESKINE TRADE SHOW Spring/Summer 2018 annual event on November 15 and 16 in Tokyo.

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  • Junpei Matsuda, COO of Makers’ Inc.

    Shared Factory Makers’ Base Offers New Way to Experience Fabrication at Shopping Centers – Part 2

    02/13/2018 Digital Printing, Events & Tradeshows

    Membership-based factory Makers’ Base recently launched its new permanent shop Makers’ Base Chiba in the JUNNU wing of the Sogo Chiba department store in Chiba, Japan. Continuing from the first part of this blog series, Junpei Matsuda (photo, above), COO of Makers’ Inc., talked about the services available at Makers’ Base Chiba, as well as plans for the future.

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  • Junpei Matsuda (photo, left), COO of Makers’ Inc.

    Shared Factory Makers’ Base Offers New Way to Experience Fabrication at Shopping Centers – Part 1

    02/07/2018 Digital Printing, Events & Tradeshows

    Sogo Chiba, a department store located in Chiba, Japan, recently opened the doors to its newly refurbished JUNNU shopping wing and held the “JUNNU Christmas Night” opening event on December 8, 2017. Makers’ Base, a membership-based shared factory featured in previous editions of the Imagine blog*, opened Makers’ Base Chiba, a permanent shop at the refurbished JUNNU wing. On the day of the opening event, customers enjoyed creating customized items using photos that they brought in to the workshop.

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  • Fabrication workshop event

    Fabrication Workshop Makes Learning Circuitry Fun — Part 2

    11/27/2017 Events & Tradeshows, 3D Digital Fabrication

    In this part, Kazuharu Muramatsu of the company’s DGSHAPE Market Development Department who planned the workshop, and Fab Lab Hiratsuka Director and Associate Professor of Kanagawa University Faculty of Business Administration, Daisuke Doyo, who was the instructor at the event, talk about the background to the workshop and their thoughts after holding the event.

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  • Fabrication workshop event

    Fabrication Workshop Makes Learning Circuitry Fun — Part 1

    11/22/2017 Events & Tradeshows, 3D Digital Fabrication

    Roland DG held a fabrication workshop for educators and Fab Lab managers on September 9 and 16 at the Roland DG Creative Center located in the Tokyo Sales Office. The workshop was based on the concept of providing a fun approach to learning about electronics manufacturing, and was organized with the cooperation of Sony Corporation MESH project and Fab Lab Hiratsuka located on the Kanagawa University Faculty of Business Administration campus.

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