InfoPrint Solutions Co., a joint venture between IBM and Ricoh, showcased its suite of TransPromo solutions, Print On Demand (POD) technologies, and Automated Document Factory (ADF) designed to solve challenges of postal optimization and mailroom integrity. The applications were demonstrated using the Ricoh Pro C900. The InfoPrint 100 was on display. For more information, visit www.infoprint.com.
Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. highlighted its latest products and technologies at On Demand. The bizhub PRO C65hc incorporates new toner technology. The bizhub PRO C6501 allows high-quality, cost efficient digital color production. Konica Minolta also demonstrated the bizhub PRO 2500P, the bizhub PRO 1200, and the bizhub PRO 950. Its PS7000C MKII system for color scanning and digitizing is perfect for large size books and other bound materials, with face-up scanning that protects valuable originals. For more information, visit www.kmbs.konicaminolta.us.
Millmar Paper announced its distinct and engaging Xtreme Coated Cover’s swatch book, which demonstrates the impressive qualities of this two-sided, cross-platform sheet. Xtreme’s swatch book actually invites users to test the stock through fun and interactive folding games which showcase its remarkable versatility and flexible fiber structure. Xtreme Coated Cover’s For Xtreme Ideas Only swatch book was recognized with a Best of Show in the Innovations in Paper Usage and Substrates category at On Demand Conference & Exposition. The award and the awards show were presented in partnership with InfoTrends, a market research firm. For more information, visit www.millmarpaper.com.
Océ showcased its new CS Tandem family of full-color cut sheet digital production printers. Available in multi-engine Océ CS130Tpro, Océ CS195Tpro, and Océ CS260Tpro configurations, engine speeds range from 130 to 260 pages per minute.
The CS Tandem line also won a Best of Show Award. The monochrome Océ VarioPrint 4120 digital print system brings total productivity to on demand print environments. At On Demand, Océ print systems were paired with the latest Océ PRISMA software, including PRISMAsync, PRISMAweb, PRISMAprepare, PRISMAarchive, and PRISMAaccess offerings. For more information, visit www.oceusa.com.
Prinova released messagepoint 2.0, which includes capabilities that allow easy planning, creation, approval, and tracking of campaigns and message content through a single Web-based software solution. Its major new features include: service provider support, graphical multi-part messages, batch data import, expanded message targeting, multilingual message preview, and an enhanced user interface. Prinova messagepoint also won a Best of Show Award for Document Creation Software. For more information, visit www.prinova.com.
Spiel Associates Inc., Long Island City, N.Y., announced an 18-inch Ultra Compact UV coater, specifically designed for small presses and digital copiers. The Ultra Compact UV coater features single-handle roller adjustments, ultra small (30 square foot) footprint, reverse spin metering roller for smoother coating, IR pre-treat system for hard curing issues, and installation, training, and a one year warranty. Spiel Associates’ Sterling DigiPunch features a variable pile lift, which allows for slowing the machine down for difficult jobs. Punch sheets with covers or tabs intermixed. A touch screen offers automatic set up and changeovers. For more information, visit www.spielassociates.com.
Xerox featured five digital systems in its booth: the Nuvera 200 EA Perfecting Production System, iGen4, DocuColor 8000 AP, 700, and WorkCentre 7655 color multifunction system. Xerox also announced document workflow systems: FreeFlow Web Services 7.0 Powered by Press- Enhancements; Two New Business of Printing Business Development Services, Value Based Pricing workshop and How to Sell Direct Mail workshop; details the basic elements required to build and DocuShare 6.5. Xerox also introduced a new ECM package, Xerox DocuShare Virtual Filing System. For more information, visit www.xerox.com.
XMPie presented PersonalEffect one-to-one cross media marketing solution. PersonalEffect 4.6 received a Best of Show Award. It now supports Adobe CS4 and gives end users more Adobe design capabilities. For more information, visit www.xmpie.com.