Wednesday, December 2, 2015
A few months ago, Canon/OCE released this news:
Océ ships 5,000th Océ Arizona® printer
Océ – A Canon Company. Venlo, The Netherlands. 23 July 2015.
Océ, the market leader in mid-volume flatbed printers, today announced the shipping of the 5,000th printer in the Océ Arizona Series. This milestone achievement demonstrates the enthusiastic acceptance of these award-winning UV flatbed printers by discerning customers the world over.
The first Océ Arizona systems were installed at customer locations in May 2007. Since then, the series has helped transform the entire sign and display printing industry. As the first flatbed printer to use Océ VariaDot™ grayscale piezoelectric printing technology, the Océ Arizona 250 GT printer set new print quality standards and significantly expanded the application set for flatbed printing.
Today, in an article posted on LargeFormatReview.com, the people at largeformatreview.com shared this news from HP:
HP has now installed 30,000 wide-format Latex printers worldwide
HP claims that its wide-format latex printers have grown to become the solution of choice to print service providers around the globe. With 30,00 installations now confirmed, it's hard to argue against that claim.
“The 30,000 units milestone is a phenomenal achievement”, said Joan Perez Pericot, Worldwide marketing director, Large Format Printing, HP. “The versatility of the HP Latex technology has enabled our customers to pioneer into new high-profit applications such as interior decoration and target higher margin markets where customers are sensitive to using eco-solvent, solvent or UV-curable inks”
Posted by Joel Salus at 2:47 PM