Agfa Graphics

Agfa Graphics to Hold Open House Events in California and Massachusetts

Agfa Graphics has announced that technology experts will be on-hand for the company's free Open House Technology Demos taking place this week. Agfa will be showcasing an assortment of its UV, solvent, latex and aqueous compatible wide format printing systems along with display graphics, inks, software and more. The open house events are being held at Pitman, an Agfa company demo facilities in City of Industry, CA, and Wilmington, MA, on Wednesday, June 22nd and Thursday, June 23rd, 2011 from 10:00am-4:00pm.

Anyone interested in learning about digital inkjet printing systems is encouraged to attend the open house events, which will include demonstrations of engines from Agfa, Esko, HP and Epson. Attendees can also learn about Agfa's inks and other production technologies associated with inkjet printing, such as finishing systems, color management tools, web portals, job estimating software, and more. The open houses will showcase the company's extensive media assortment including Agfa's new environmentally-friendly, premium waterproof substrate called Synaps UV, and Duratex, it's solvent, latex and UV curable media. There will also be media from other vendors such as 3M, Transilwrap, 3A Composites and Neschen among others.

"Print shop owners interested in getting into inkjet printing can benefit from attending these open house events. The events are designed to illustrate how wide-format inkjet technologies can boost profitability and help printers diversify and grow. Those who have entered the inkjet market can learn new techniques and tips to help make their current systems and processes more efficient," said Deborah Hutcheson, Director of Marketing, Agfa Graphics, North America. "Wide-format inkjet is a fast-growing segment in the printing industry and is helping many printers differentiate themselves by offering new and exciting products and services to their customers that previously were unattainable for most commercial printers."

Depending on the location, customers can receive the hands-on demonstrations on such printing systems as:

  • Agfa's :Jeti 1224 HDC FTR and :Anapurna Mw
  • Esko Kongsberg iXL 24

Anyone interested in attending the open house is required to register for the event. Please contact Antonia Davenport at 888-274-8626, x2452 or The open house events are being held at 21908 E. Valley Boulevard, City of Industry, CA 91789 and 200 Ballardvale St. Wilmington, MA 01887 on Wednesday, June 22nd and Thursday, June 23rd, 2011 from 10:00am-4:00pm.