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Canon Océ LabelStream 4000

Canon comes late to the digital labels market, Words by Simon Eccles

What does it do?
This is the first inkjet narrow-to-medium width inkjet web press from Océ, Canon’s industrial-scale printer wing. The LabelStream 4000 series is described as “an industrial-scale UV inkjet conversion platform for self-adhesive labels and selected flexible packaging with optional flexo printing, embellishment and finishing units.” It’s aimed at the high productivity end of the market thanks to its speed and the wider 430mm width option. Océ doesn’t make the hardware, software or inks (yet). The print engine is made by FFEI and is basically a new engine that builds on its older Graphium, but with all-new printheads, electronics, software and inks. The latest

Xerox Iridesse Production Press

A press which allows to create more results-driving “wow” per page.

What does it do?
The machine prints ultra HD CMYK with the addition of print embellishments with Gold and Silver toners that can be used as an overlay or underlay, allowing true metallic hues to be printed with CMYK overlays.
In addition to this, we can also overlay clear toner to further enhance the print. The Iridesse Production Press can lay 6 colours down in one pass ensuring the maximum productivity and spot on

Heidelberg Speedmaster CS92

A compact, high-efficiency SRA1 press.

What is it?
The Speedmaster CS 92 is a 920mm-wide (SRA1-format) sheetfed offset press tailor-made for commercial print jobs in ISO 216/DIN format. It found early favour with printers in the Far East, who wanted a high-productivity press for standardised formats with a strong price/performance ratio. It is intended for highly efficient production of brochures, catalogues and flyers.

When was it launched?
The press was launched globally in 2015, but was

Jeti Tauro H3300 LED

A hybrid belt driven UV inkjet printer targetting high end market.

What does it do?
Agfa Graphics’ hybrid 3.3-m UV inkjet printer for sign and display combines award-winning image quality, low ink consumption and exceptional productivity. It allows the production of smooth, detailed UV-cured prints up to 3.2 m wide at up to 453 m2/h. Thanks to the rapid UV LED curing of Agfa’s signature high-pigmented UV inks and the operational benefits of Asanti software, this hybrid UV inkjet workhorse exceeds