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Varnish effects now also with Karibu

Brilliant opportunities for roll to roll printing The roll to roll printer Karibu comes with unique features and is highly versatile. It can now also enhance roll media by means of effect varnish. Be it applied partially, as an overall cover or even in multilayers for tactile effects. Extraordinary opportunities are unfolding. Yes, this wallpaper pattern looks nice. How about giving it that certain something by adding a varnish pattern? The poster for the new craft beer has come out really...

Orange: The new spot colour

Expand the colour gamut and reproduce corporate colours even more accurately. The new swissQprint orange is now available for our LED flatbed printers and the roll to roll printer Karibu. This orange is probably the most vibrant one you have ever seen in UV printing. You may either combine it with the process colours  – the colour gamut in orange in red will expand significantly. Or you print it as spot colour with amazing results. See for yourself: The new orange complements...

swissQprint Greentech

swissQprint large format printers, like the country they hail from, are noted for high tech. "swissQprint Greentech" summarises the Swiss manufacturer's strategic harnessing of technologies and processes in the cause of environmental protection. Customer benefit and environmental compatibility are equally high priorities in developing the large format printers, a principle that takes its firm place in the Swiss company's mission statement. "swissQprint Greentech" shows how this works in practice. The result is that swissQprint users attain high added value with...

Nyala: best-seller in Western Europe for the 5th time

Infosource says that the swissQprint Nyala was once again the best-selling large format printer in its class in Western Europe in 2019 – for the fifth year running. In second place: the swissQprint Impala. For the fifth time, swissQprint Nyala tops the statistics compiled by Geneva-based market research company Infosource. According to them, the 3.2×2 metre flatbed printer is the most popular in the class "UV flatbed/hybrid printers >60" (152.4 cm) wide in the EUR 130,000-500,000 price segment" compared to...

User Report: Pronate in constant change

The introduction of a swissQprint large format printer has taken this digital printing company a big step forward. It has expanded the product portfolio and significantly increased both productivity and efficiency. And it is now targeting new markets. “The combination of quality, productivity and user-friendliness is unique with swissQprint”, says Takashi Masuda, the production manager. Nyala has quadrupled the output in digital printing. The relative ink consumption has been reduced, and so have operating costs in general compared to the...

First swissQprint Karibu in North America Assured growth for Super Sign Mart

The swissQprint flatbed printer commissioned in August 2019 marked a turning point for Super Sign Mart of Louisiana. That machine was joined in December 2019 by Karibu, the swissQprint roll to roll printer – and the first such machine in North America. These investments mean assured growth for the family business. "We have long been on the lookout for a reliable, user-friendly and economical solution," says Super Sign Mart CEO Todd Davis. "And since August 2019, we have one." Over...

swissQprint Creative Challenge

In the second half of 2019, swissQprint challenged customers worldwide to a competition. Now the winners are known. The diversity of entries underscores the versatility of the printing systems used in their creation. "We are seeking the most original, most complex, most amazing, most compelling printed products ever produced with a swissQprint machine," was the message in the call for submissions that went out to all swissQprint customers in the second half of 2019. The swissQprint Creative Challenge was on....

Two Karibus for Pixcolor

French print service provider Pixcolor has purchased two swissQprint roll to roll printers in rapid succession and said farewell to sublimation printing. The main reasons: efficiency, variety of materials and profitability. Pixcolor located in Nancy, France, commissioned its second swissQprint roll to roll printer in late November 2019. The first had already started work just a few weeks before in early October. "Karibu's potential quickly became apparent," explains Frédéric Toupenay, managing director of Pixcolor. He adds: "We've always printed a...

Australia’s First Karibu to be Installed

The very first swissQprint Karibu dedicated roll to roll printer for Australia will be installed in Melbourne in the last days of the working year for 2019. Selbys are super excited to hit the ground running with full production as they come back in the new year with two swissQprint flatbeds and the Karibu all in one powerhouse of print. Keep an eye on news in early 2020 to see this amazing machine in action.