W+D Shows Multi-product Feeder, Inkjet Technology at PRINT 13
OVERLAND PARK, KS—August 23, 2013—W+D North America, W+D GmbH, a leading technology and systems solution provider to the mail industry today announced that it will be featuring the W+D 234 dL with MPF, multi-product feeding technology, at PRINT 13. The W+D 234 dL has been awarded a Must See ‘Em award for PRINT 13. Must See Em’s are awarded to products that represent the most compelling products on the show floor.
The W+D 234 dL is the world’s fastest industrial grade, high-quality, four-color DOD inkjet four-color envelope overprint press. With speeds of up to 30,000 envelopes per hour in high resolution mode (visual 1,000 dpi), and 60,000 per hour when operating at a visual 700 dpi. The 234 dL provides the lowest cost per/thousand of any overprinter in its class and can be used on standard white wove papers yielding vibrant colors with the new HiDef inks.
“W+D is the leading supplier of high performance technology for envelope inserting, converting, and overprinting,” said Andy Schipke, vice president marketing and sales of W+D North America. “The new multi-product feeding capabilities of the 234 allows mailers to add new products to their portfolio such as door hangers, tags, table tent promotions, and business stationary.” Schipke added, “The ability to cost efficiently produce all these, including a full range of envelope sizes from one device, can significantly enhance a shops overall productivity and profits.”
The W+D 234 dL has an integrated RIP that allows printing of static and variable images. All industry standard file formats are supported. The press handles stock sizes from 3.5x4.5˝ to 10x13˝ and supports thickness from 16 lb. to 90 lb. The 234 dL’s 8.66˝ inkjet head prints on coated, uncoated and other specialty stocks.
Shaun Kilfoyle President of W+D North America commented, “We are excited to be bringing the 234 dL to PRINT 13. In addition to envelope overprinters we invite any in-plant or commercial shop with a need to produce envelopes and complimentary business products to our booth for a demonstration. The high level of engineering design and robust construction of the press combined with its flexibility, speed, and output quality it offers provides for a truly impressive product that will help printers to be more profitable and productive.”
Founded in 1913 W+D is celebrating 100 years of technology leadership and a history of industry-changing innovations.
The company has production sites in Germany, Overland Park, KS, Malaysia, and China as well as a global sales and service network.
W+D is a group company of the Körber Group, a German headquartered and foundation owned engineering and technology group which operates worldwide. W+D is integrated in the Division Körber Process Solutions which encompasses Körber’s international system solution partners serving various industries such as the mailing, tissue and hygiene industry.