Headline Rollup for January 12, 2017
LONG BEACH, Calif., Jan. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Epson is once again setting the benchmark for professional imaging excellence with the introduction of the new 17-Inch Epson® SureColor® P5000. Incorporating the latest imaging technologies, the SureColor P5000 resets the standard for the desktop photography, fine art, graphic design, and proofing markets. Leveraging the advanced Epson PrecisionCore® TFP® printhead and UltraChome HDX® 10-color pigment ink set, the SureColor P5000 delivers outstanding output with an increased color gamut, higher-density blacks and twice the print permanence than the previous generation1. A refined printer design includes improved dust and static control for reduced maintenance and increased durability and reliability.
Market Realist discussed how the OEM “plans to expand in the printing space”, noting that revenues from its graphics business “continued to rise for the 13th consecutive quarter”, and that it supplied “over 300” Indigo digital presses “driven by a healthy order pipeline”. In turn, it reflects on the OEM’s acquisition of Samsung’s printer business, pointing out that HP Inc is “looking to disrupt the printer space using MFP technology”.
A press release reported that the TROY 556 “adds personalised, layered authentication to printed documents” and the printer has been “designed for high demand security printing applications”. The 556 is based on HP Inc’s PageWide technology, producing inkjet printers with the same output and durability of laser printers, and prints 75ppm with volumes of 2,000 to 7,500 pages per month.
Xaar signs inkjet printhead partnership agreement with Xerox
Cambridge 11 January 2017. Xaar, the leader in industrial inkjet technology headquartered in Cambridge, UK, has signed an agreement with Xerox Corporation to partner in bulk piezoelectric (piezo) inkjet printheads.
New small-footprint MFP and printer series helps Ricoh customers share information and complete tasks quickly and easily
MALVERN, Pa., January 12, 2017 – Ricoh USA, Inc. today unveiled its latest black-and-white device series to help small offices and enterprises work and collaborate more easily and efficiently. The compact, powerful RICOH MP 501SPFand RICOH MP 601SPF multifunction printer (MFP) and RICOH SP 5300DN and RICOH SP 5310DN printer series addresses the need for modern companies to drive maximum productivity and get the most out of their resources – including space. These high-speed, high-volume, low-maintenance, low-cost devices further Ricoh’s commitment to developing new technologies that help customers succeed in the fast-paced new world of work.
MALVERN, Pa., January 12, 2017 – Ricoh USA, Inc. today unveiled its latest black-and-white multifunction printer (MFP) designed to help today’s businesses enhance worker productivity with fast print speeds, a more powerful processor and increased reliability. Equipped with a 10.1”-wide Super VGA Smart Operation Panel, the RICOH MP 402SPF further helps users more easily, intelligently and reliably get information where it needs to be, when it needs to be there.
Ontario, Canada and Bridgewater, NJ – PrintFleet Inc., a global leader in managed print services software (MPS) and data-driven solutions, has partnered with Brother International Corporation, a leading provider of printing and imaging solutions, to provide channel partners with greater fleet management capabilities and added value with a dashboard that offers end-users full visibility into their document imaging devices and workflow.