Canon Middle East annou-nced the global launch of the Océ Arizona 2200 Series (Océ Arizona 2240, 2260 and 2280) of UV flatbed printers suitable for print service providers, fine-art print producers and photo labs. 

Hendrik Verbrugghe, marketing director, Canon ME and Canon Central and North Africa: “Right now, the opportunity for mid-volume PSPs to grow and diversify is enormous.  But in order to do this successfully, they must offer speed and efficiency alongside print quality, as the demands of consumers are constantly evolving. The Océ Arizona 2200 series provides a flexible and scalable solution with decreased delivery times and high-quality printing and finishing on a diverse range of materials.

Among the features of these new printers are Océ VariaDot grayscale print quality, with optional support for six and eight colour printing using CMYK, light cyan, light magenta, white and aarnish; roll media option for unattended overnight printing on almost any flexible media up to 2.2 meters wide;  can deliver sellable printed graphics and objects at print speeds up to 63.4 m2/hr;  and are suitable for rigid media and objects up to 50.8 mm thick and as large as 250 x 308 cm.