By Wayne Robinson | 14 April 2023
Epson’s theme at Visible Affect is ‘Your one cease signage store’, with the stand aiming to display a number of signage options tailor-made to shopper wants.
It will likely be showcasing ways in which signal and print outlets can cut back tools footprint in smaller areas, and can exhibit the breadth and adaptability of print merchandise and options.
Epson may have no less than 5 large format print signal and show programs on the stand, in addition to its newest options for direct-to-garment and direct-to-film, together with a brand-new mannequin.
Epson Australia managing director, Craig Heckenberg, mentioned, “As a result of affect of Covid-19, companies have opted to deliver extra print again to Australia. In consequence, and to assist companies embrace this modification, we have now additional expanded our print vary to offer an answer for any requirement.
“Epson are additionally striving to additional cut back wastage and water necessities. For instance, we’re inserting extra emphasis on inherently extra environment friendly digital print processes for pure and artificial fibres alike. You will note a variety of those merchandise and options on present and demonstrated at Visible Affect 2023 in Sydney.”
Kicking off proceedings is the Epson SureColor T5760DM, which mixes what Epson describes as high-speed manufacturing with automated loading and built-in giant format scanning in a compact footprint. It’s designed for corporations who need to produce large-format color drawings and posters in reasonable to excessive quantity. Epson says this mannequin is especially suited to development, training, retail and print-for-pay purposes.
The Epson SureColor S80660L shall be exhibiting why it was designed to supply sturdy photographs with most affect and format flexibility, rapidly, simply, and at minimal price. The S80660L fits any operation with a medium to excessive manufacturing quantity and a structured workflow. It’s suitable with a variety of media and fits purposes together with high-value giant format photograph imaging, Pantone licensed POS and signage, backlit shows and window decorations, wallpapers, floor finishes and décor.
Epson’s new resin vary is represented by the SureColor R5000L, which the corporate says provides a low operating price, and brings correct and repeatable color to a platform optimised for speedy job turnaround. The SureColor R5000L is designed to supply signage, décor and promotional materials. It makes use of aqueous (water-based) ink that’s just like latex, however formulated for enhanced scratch resistance and a decrease curing temperature. Epson says enhanced print sturdiness is matched with enhanced mechanical reliability and a decreased operating price.
Leveraging Epson’s a long time of color and imaging experience would be the Epson SureColor V7000 UV flatbed printer, which is powered by eight PrecisionCore printheads and a brand new UltraChrome UV ink to ship “excellent” print high quality and low price of possession, printing on many sorts of media together with paper, movie, board, Corflute, vinyl, canvas, aluminium, timber and acrylic as much as 80mm thick.
Alongside these would be the Epson SureColor F6460 representing the corporate’s fourth era 44″ mannequin, and that includes enhanced picture high quality with sooner efficiency and an easier operation. The F6460 has been made to go well with a variety of manufacturing purposes from customised material and clothes to high quality décor and merchandise, premium arduous and smooth signage. It may be ordered in both a 4-colour or 6-colour model, with a selection of color units and makes use of 1.6 litre ink pouches. Prints are made on paper, which is transferred (sublimated) through a warmth press onto materials with a polyester base or polyester pre-treatment.
Epson will even be exhibiting its newest options for direct-to-garment and direct-to-film, together with a brand-new mannequin, the SureColour F2260.
Becoming a member of the same old suspects from the Epson Australia group on the present this yr shall be Shuhei Sato – Epson Australia’s new product supervisor specialising in skilled print options. Shuhei beforehand labored at Epson HQ in Japan, and comes with a wealth of information relating to world traits inside the giant format printing area.
Visible Affect, which can open on the Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park from 3-5 Could, caters to the visible graphics industries to showcase one of the best in digital printing and signage and host a variety of workshops, seminars and demonstrations. Click on right here to register.