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With only two sheet-fed offset presses on the show floor, digital printing vendors were the ‘hot’ booths at PRINT 13. Here’s a sampling of some of the production inkjet, wide-format inkjet and toner-based digital presses that were highlighted for commercial print shops. We offer completed digital printing services and offer all finishing and bindery services. Weather it’s a simple postcard or and elaborate die cut brochure, or a simple flyer to a complex direct mailer, we provide the best results to accommodate your budget and deliver your project on time. Let us print your next project.

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Konica Minolta Business Solutions and Komori America previewed the KM-1/IS29 23×29˝ UV color inkjet press. It combines Konica Minolta UV inkjet print head and ink technology with a new sheet transport system, cylinder configuration and sheet reversal mechanism from Komori to print cut-sheet pages at 3,300 sheets/hr. simplex, and 1,650 sheets/hr. duplex.

More than half of Xerox’s booth was dedicated to production inkjet technology, including the CiPress 500 Single Engine Duplex (SED) production inkjet system. Compatible with waterless solid inks, it prints duplex jobs in a single frame at 500 or 325 fpm. Also shown was the Impika iPrint Compact, a single-engine, duplexing production inkjet system for transactional, transpromo and direct mail applications.

Canon U.S.A. offered attendees a virtual reality look at its new high-volume “Niagara” sheetfed color inkjet digital press. Featuring a patented four-color ink system (with a planned future extension of up to six stations), it will provide B3 sheetfed color inkjet printing on standard coated and uncoated offset media at speeds of up to 3,800 duplexed B3 sheets/hr. and up to 8,500 duplexed letter sheets/hr., with volumes of up to 10 million letter-size images per month.

Ricoh’s InfoPrint 5000 GP platform was shown in an H configuration. The InfoPrint 5000 MP line has now been upgraded to allow for printing in I, L, U and H configurations. This also includes dual simplex printing capability so users can drive the two print engines printing separate applications, on two kinds of paper, at two different speeds. The InfoPrint 5000 GP Color now handles page lengths up to 54˝ and an extended media handling option enables paper weights up to 250 gsm.

Fujifilm debuted the J Press 540W inkjet web press, which is ideal for the short-run production of leaflets, magazines, textbooks, manuals and newspapers. It features a single tower, compact footprint design with a single-pass duplex system that can easily adjust registration of both front and back sides. Printing at speeds up to 417 fpm, the J Press 540W allows flexibility in paper cut-off sizes. It uses Fujifilm’s FM-based screening technology and high-performance VIVIDIA ink.