Product of the Month

Konica Minolta AccurioPress C6100 and 6085

The press supports a wide range of paper input modules and inline finishing options.

What does it do?
Both the AccurioPress C6100 (100ppm) and 6085 (85ppm) are digital presses that meet and exceed the advanced requirements of print production at the highest of levels, as well as offering digital image quality on a par with offset printing. A wide range of Paper input modules and inline finishing options are also available to meet the demand of professional finishing. The standard sheet size is SRA3 450 x320mm but it has the capability to run a banner sheet of 1,300mm long.

When was it launched globally and here?
The machine was launched in August 2017 Globally and will be launched in the GCC region on 20th November 2017.

What market it is

JetStar/JetStar Royal

A high-quality uncoated paper for reel-fed inkjet presses. 
What is it?
International Paper’s JetStar is an inkjet-optimised smooth uncoated paper for reel-fed digital printing systems. The papermaker describes it as “enabling superior print quality over standard offset and preprint papers, whilst delivering outstanding colour performance”. The paper is designed to work with all of the leading pigmented ink inkjet printing systems.

  • JetStar Grammage 80, 90, 100, 120gsm
  • Whiteness

Antalis Cocoon

A recycled grade with near-virgin whiteness.

What is it?
Cocoon is a range of extra-white, 50%-100% recycled, FSC-certified recycled papers, made from high-quality waste office paper sourced from the UK and France. Antalis claims this high level of whiteness has previously only been achieved with virgin fibre papers.

Grades available Cocoon Gloss 50 (50% recycled, 100-350gsm); Silk 50 (50%, 90-400gsm); Silk (100%, 115-350gsm); Preprint (100%, 80-160gsm); Preprint 50 (50%

TCS Premier 435 Auto

A cost-effective and versatile automated hotmelt perfect binder.

What does it do?
Terry Cooper Services’ Premier 435 is a single-clamp perfect binder for hotmelt glues. The 435 number is the maximum glue length of book spines in mm. The integral cover creaser can also be used as a standalone creaser for other types of sheet.
Premier is the brand name that TCS uses on most of the products that it imports and sells exclusively in the UK. Originally it was used with the TCS guillotine range but TCS