production printer

production printer

A high-speed computer printer used for volume printing, manuals and booklets. Production printers start around 60 ppm, although some vendors claim that printers must produce 100 or 150 ppm to qualify for this designation. See network printer and distributed printer.
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Today, Epson announces the SureLab SL-D800 commercial photo production printer, which has been developed for photo shops and those who want to expand their printing business, with a wider range of services for their customers, while minimising environmental impact.
The new 64" production printer builds on the breakthrough productivity, output quality and media versatility of the Oce Colorado 1640, while delivering optimal performance for print service providers (PSPs) producing high volumes of applications such as self-adhesive vinyls, wall coverings, canvasses, soft signage and front- and back-lit graphics requiring a high degree of flexibility for mounting and framing, it said.
'Also, the turnaround time using the production printer is much quicker.
Slant 3D (slant3d.com) operates a production printer "farm" with close to 100 printers, a number expected to grow to 500 in the next year or two.
For larger volumes, the SPGPrints PIKE, is a single-pass, high-speed production printer that can print cost-effective long runs.
Technavio's analysts forecast the global production printer market to grow at a CAGR of 1.81% during the period 2016-2020.
Konica Minolta also announced the launch of bizhub PRO 1100, a monochrome production printer. The bizhub PRO 1100 has a lot to offer: new applications and functions, a faster turnaround time, a colour scanner and a flexible Open API interface - all helping to handle the wide variety of frequently changing on-demand jobs of internal and external print shops.
Designed to maximize success, the mono production printer supports high-volume usage and seasonal peak-printing volumes that has a duty cycle of 3,000k pages monthly.
The value of a production printer is not in perfectly printing a single board, but in printing hundreds and even thousands of boards that follow with the same quality outcome as the first.
Displaying such vitality in the growth of the printing industry, Konica Minolta's bizhub Press C8000 is a state of the art digital production printer that offers a broad range of proficiencies to meet varying customer demands particularly that of increased productivity.
Oce PRISMAproduction is a professional workflow and output management system, available from Canon Solutions America, that drives any production printer with unlimited performance; performs and automates prepress and spooling tasks; defines highly effective workflows to automate production processes; controls production across multiple sites; and delivers a high level of production reliability.
Roland was employed as a production printer for over 30 years at Monsanto Chemical Corporation, which is now Solutia in the Indian Orchard section of Springfield, before retiring in 1981.

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