Customers Invest in Heidelberg Offset Press Solutions
Immediately before drupa, U.K. company Anton Group had already invested Euro 17 million in a total package including three Speedmaster XL 106 presses. It expects this investment to increase productivity by around 50 percent to 75 million sheets per year.
The some 60 innovations presented at drupa in prepress, offset and digital printing, postpress, software, services, and consumables have enjoyed an enthusiastic response from visitors. As a rule, most customers are investing in complete Heidelberg solutions in the fields of commercial and packaging printing.
“The sales contracts outlined here are representative of our customers’ investments at drupa 2012. Our innovations are being well received by customers. The investments made up to the show halftime are in line with our expectations,” said Schreier.
Heidelberg at drupa 2012
Today’s print media service providers are faced with a dynamic and challenging market. Anyone wishing to achieve business success in an environment of this kind needs to optimize their business model. They need to seize on the latest trends in industry and use them to their advantage.
During drupa 2012, from May 3-16, Heidelberg will be showcasing in Hall 1 an extended portfolio of products and solutions that have been developed specifically for the latest market requirements. The trade show presentation, held under the banner “Discover HEI,” will center on lean production (HEI Productivity), green printing (HEI Eco), web-to-print (HEI Integration), short-run-printing (HEI Flexibility), differentiation through coatings and special effects (HEI Emotions), the future of packaging printing (HEI End), and gaining an edge through the latest know-how (HEI School). The company is exhibiting solutions that enable print shops and postpress businesses to meet the latest market requirements in full.