Düsseldorf, Germany, June 2, 2008– At drupa 2008 FUJIFILM Corporation will unveil its wide format printer line up, with something for everyone´ from the highest performance UV flatbeds to an entry level roll printer – all featuring FUJIFILM Sericol inks. Media and software will also be on show designed to give the complete system for each customer´s application.
High-end printers The Onset from Inca Digital represents a breakthrough in Digital Printing technology. The most productive flatbed inkjet printer in the world, capable of speeds in excess of 500 m2 per hour, Onset will be featured on video. The latest variant of the bestselling Inca Spyder 320 will feature in live demonstrations. The model on display features the Ultratone system to give extended colour gamut plus white. Ultratone improves the vibrancy of images and provides a step-change improvement in accuracy of spot colours essential in reproducing corporate identity.
Mid-range printer The FUJIFILM Acuity, capable of near-photographic image reproduction, has been highly successful since its introduction as a flatbed printer for PoP applications. At drupa, a roll-feed option for flexible materials will be demonstrated, bringing outstanding levels of resolution to the production of banners, flexible PVC and backlit applications.
Entry level printer At drupa FUJIFILM makes a product technology announcement with a new entry level roll printer featuring the latest technology FUJIFILM Dimatix print heads, designed for a range of applications from high resolution close up prints to PoP printing. This unique printer also features on-board colour measurement giving improved colour profiling and increased efficiency.
Print media FUJIFILM technology has also been applied to the development of Print Media. ExcellightTM, a new film designed for the production of backlit displays will be featured. In addition to outstanding print reproduction, the film delivers vibrant print results, both when illuminated and with lights switched off, reducing energy consumption. ExcellightTM films are designed to give outstanding performance when used with FUJIFILM Sericol inks on Inca or FUJIFILM printers.
In addition to the products featured, there will also be demonstrations of finishing equipment, 3D image reproduction and a wide range of inkjet application samples.
By developing innovative systems of printers, inks and media combined with application software and finishing equipment, FUJIFILM not only enables customers to grow their existing business, but also to develop into totally new areas.