(MENAFN Editorial) Xerox Emirates, a joint venture between Xerox Corporation and Mohamed Hareb Al Otaiba, recently launched the Wide Format IJP 2000 enabling Xerox Emirates to keep up with the growing demand for large posters, signs, point-of-purchase graphics and banners in the UAE.
"The growing economy in the Middle East has fueled the printing market to a great extent. The launch of the IJP 2000 is a platform for Xerox Emirates to reenter the large format print arena and set new benchmarks in quality, speed and provide our customers with huge competitive advantages." stated Andrew Horne, General Manager, Xerox Emirates.
Potential IJP 2000 application providers have the option of collaborating with other small format production devices from Xerox enabling them to offer a one stop convenience print shop to their customers. With the increasing demand for printing in the MENA region, the IJP 2000 will prove to be highly efficient within the large format arena in producing value added services to its customers
Key features of the IJP 2000 device include:
Faster print speeds: Complete jobs more than 40 times faster than comparable wide format systems (up to 4,520 square feet/420 square meters per hour). That means high-quality, colour signs can be printed in five seconds, 30 foot banners in one minute and productn runs of 200 prints in about 20 minutes. Increased speed means printers can accept and produce more jobs, even last minute request
Stationary print heads: Allow the paper to move under five print heads in one single pass; fewer moving parts mean better speed and less maintenance
High vibrancy with instantly dry ink: Produce a variety of full-color products “ from tradeshow banners and presentation graphics to life-size photos and promotional displays “ with crisp, precise imagery
Expansive specialty media range: Allow printers to offer customers more choices in wide format applications, with media such as banner fabric, photo gloss, satin and backlit/stoplight films. With more media choices and water-resistant ink, the IJP2000 is ideal for indoor applications such as point-of-purchase signs, posters, banners, display graphics, and more
Unique workflow software: The Caldera Grand RIP keeps the device running at full-rated speed while processing jobs. The software is easy to use and includes spot color matching for a uniform look across different jobs and media
Personalised software: Compatible with other Xerox software allowing the customisation or versioning of each application printed on the press
The IJP 2000 is now available in the UAE