Imagine! Print Solutions Enhances Its Wide-Format Digital Print Capabilities
MINNEAPOLIS—Jan. 15, 2013—Imagine! Print Solutions recently enhanced its wide-format digital print capabilities with the addition of a new inkjet press, the Agfa M-Press Tiger. This high-speed, flatbed inkjet press is currently the only hybrid printing press with in-line screen printing capabilities.
Perfect for point-of-purchase (POP), point-of-sale (POS) signage and displays, this hybrid machine offers perfection in both production and quality. The :M-Press Tiger is the fastest engine in its class, running up to 170 full-size sheets per hour. Its modular design facilitates the best of digital and screen printing with near-offset print quality.
Key features of the Agfa :M-Press Tiger:
- Produces vibrant, four-color prints, along with spot colors, opaque whites, metallic inks and additional coatings through its inline screen printing unit.
- Delivers image quality of up to 1,26 x720 dpi, rendering fine text down to 4 pt., producing smooth color transitions and printing perfect flat color tints.
- Prints up to 62x102˝ with a maximum substrate size of 65x104˝, and handles a wide variety of rigid and flexible substrates, up to .39˝ thick.
“We are very excited to offer this new workhorse to our customers,” said Bob Lothenbach, president of Imagine!. “We spent a fair amount of time researching new presses, and the :M-Press Tiger is the most robust digital press in the marketplace. Its ability to bring both digital and screen production capabilities inline without sacrificing print quality was a major benefit. I am extremely confident that our customers will be thrilled with the level of print quality this digital press can provide.”
Imagine! Print Solutions is headquartered in Minneapolis and is North America’s prominent independent, large-format and commercial printing company. The company has more than 850 employees and will celebrate its 25th anniversary in April. Imagine! has grown to be a $191 million company serving seven national print segments: point-of-purchase, packaging, uv print, commercial, flexography, digital and screen printing.