2017 MUST SEE 'EMS 'Best of Category' Announced at PRINT 17
CHICAGO - September 11, 2017 - At the close of OUTLOOK 17, the Technology & Marketing TRENDS Update pre-show conference that serves as the kickoff for PRINT 17, the 2017 MUST SEE ’EMS competition “Best of Category” winners were revealed. Chosen by an anonymous panel of industry experts, these winning technologies represent PRINT 17’s most compelling and innovative offerings in 11 categories, highlighting this year’s “must see” products on display across the show floor.
The “Best of Category” winners represent the highest-scoring entries for each impressive category, extending the technology and learning for which the PRINT and GRAPH EXPO shows are known,” says Thayer Long, President of NPES. “These 12 products represent exemplary advances in the print and graphic communications arena, and serve as shining examples of the future of our industry.”
The 2017 “Best of Category” award winners are:
Sales and Order Entry – OnPrintShop – Radix – OnPrintShop Wide Format Module
Prepress and Premedia – Electronics For Imaging – EFI Metrix for High-Speed Inkjet
Color Management and Quality Control – Lake Image Systems Inc. – Discovery READ&PRINT for RFID
Variable, Transactional and Multi-Channel – Color-Logic Inc. – Security-FX for Digital Presses
Pressroom: Analog Presses – RYOBI MHI Graphic Technology – RMGT 920PF-8+CC+LED-UV 8 Color with Coater Perfecting Press
Pressroom: Digital Presses – HP Inc. – HP Indigo 50000 Digital Press
Pressroom: Digital Presses – Screen Americas – Truepress Jet 520HD with SC Ink
Pressroom: Wide-Format – Electronics For Imaging – EFI Cubik printer
Postpress and In-line Finishing – MGI – JETvarnish 3D Web
Imprinting, Mailing, Shipping and Fulfillment – W+D North America Inc. – W+D HALM iJET
Management Systems – Ultimate TechnoGraphics Inc. – Ultimate Bindery v5
The Future of Print – MGI – Ceradrop F-Serie
The Selection Committee also determined this year’s winner of the annual “Legacy Award,” honoring Scitex Digital Printing’s Print Station 91 as a technology that has had a significant impact on the graphic communications industry. The Print Station 91, a MUST SEE ’EMS Award winner in 2002, was singled out by a panel of industry experts, journalists, and consultants as a former MUST SEE ’EMS honoree that has had a lasting influence on the graphic communications industry. For more information about the annual MUST SEE ’EMS product and technology recognition program visit: www.mustseeems.com.
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