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History


2015
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In 2015, Domino Printing Sciences plc was acquired by Brother Industries Limited

 

 
2012

Winning the Queens Award for International Trade

Awarded the prestigious Queen’s Award for the fifth time in 2012 for Continuous Achievement in International Trade
 
2011

Launch for the i-Tech Product Range

Our next generation of primary coders deploying our unique intelligent Technology system, i-Tech. Making production lines lower maintenance, lower cost and more efficient. i-Tech has helped us to achieve that aim.
 

2010

 Picture shows, left to right; Kate Silverton, presenter of the awards; Andrew Herbert, Group Finance Director, and Nigel Bond, Group Managing Director, Domino Printing Sciences plc (winner); Matthew Smallwood, College Hill; and Ian Powell, Chairman and se

Domino Printing Sciences plc, wins Company of the Year at the PLC awards

On March 10 2011 Domino was named Company of the Year at the 2010 PLC Awards. The award was presented to group managing director Nigel Bond and finance director Andrew Herbert.

 
2009
Domino awarded FTSE4Good Status 

Domino FTSE4Good accolade

The company is now a member of the FTSE4Good Index series, having met all criteria in relation to environmental sustainability, developing positive relationships with stakeholders and upholding and supporting universal human rights.

2008
Celebrating 100,000th Domino A-Series

Domino becomes a FTSE 250 company

Domino is listed as a FTSE 250 company 100,000 th unit of the A-Series ink jet printer is sold G-Series for Thermal Ink Jet is introduced
2007
Domino M-Series for Print & Apply Coding

Domino expands on technologies for its:

V-Series for Thermal Transfer Overprinting M-Series for Print & Apply applications
2006

Domino's plus programme launched

Domino's plus programme launched

To help customers achieve greater manufacturing efficiency through Overall Equipment Effectiveness ( OEE )
2005
Introduction of inline digital ink jet printing with the Domino K-Series

Domino introduces inline digital ink jet printing

Introduction of inline digital ink jet printing and UV ink capability with Domino’s
K-Series
 
2001 
Domino now able to offer solutions for Outer Case Coding

Domino now able to offer solutions for Outer Case Coding

Introduction of C-Series for large character Outer Case Coding (OCC) requirements
 
2000
Domino introduces Binary printing

Domino introduces Binary printing

With introduction of Bitjet for high-speed printing of addresses, graphics, numbers and barcodes
 
1998 
Domino A-Series launched including new fluids range

Domino launches A-Series 

Domino's phenomenally successful A-Series for Continuous Ink Jet launched
 
1994
Domino's first laser range is introduced - Domino DDC3

Domino's first laser range is introduced

Domino has pioneered the use of sealed CO2 laser systems and today is one of the largest international producers of this technology
 
1991
Introduction of the Domino JetArray

Domino introduces JetArray

Designed specifically for printing addresses, with up to 8 lines of print
 
1989
Domino's brand new headquarters at Bar Hill Cambridge

Domino moves into brand new headquarters

Situated just outside Cambridge, UK, this bespoke building consolidates Domino's position as a leader in ink jet technology
 
1988
Domino's sells 5,000 printers with the Domino XT4 printer for harsh environments

Domino reaches the 5,000 printer mark

Domino's new Solo XT range is launched, including the XT4 to meet the needs of harsh environments
 
1985
Domino wins the prestigious Queen's Award for Technology Achievement

Domino is floated on the London Stock Exchange 

The company's Codebox gains the prestigious Queen's Award for Technology Achievement 
 
1984

 

Domino Logo Group Company

Domino sees shipment of the 1,000th printer 

The Domino Group forms with the first subsidiaries 
 
1980
Domino's Solo 5 - a new range introduced for Product Identification

Domino's Solo range for Product Identification is introduced 

EEC directive to label perishable goods with a 'sell-by' date comes into force, rapidly expanding the market for Domino's ink jet printers 
 
1979

Domino sells first commercial printer printing on a lottery ticket

Domino sells first commercial printer

Domino's Unijet printer is used for printing numbers on bingo tickets - that same customer is still using Domino equipment today!
 
1978
Graeme Minto, the Founder of Domino in 1978

Graeme Minto forms Domino 

Licenced to manufacture and market ink jet printers, initially focusing on single jet technology