Océ wins double gold at Euro-Reklama Outdoor Expo 2009
Océ Arizona® 350 GT UV curable printer and Océ ColorWave® 600 wide format printer honored
Venlo, The Netherlands, 26 May 2009 – Océ, an international leader in digital document management, was recently honored with two Poznan International Fair (PIF) Gold Medals for the Océ Arizona 350 GT UV curable flatbed printer and the Océ ColorWave 600 wide format printer. The awards were presented at the recent Euro-Reklama Outdoor Expo 2009 held in Poznan, Poland.
The PIF Gold Medal is awarded to a product that meets a number of criteria including quality and innovation, and that has been produced using the best technology available. A panel of specialists in each industry judges the entries. The PIF Gold Medal competition jury has a 30-year tradition of recognizing outstanding products in various fields.
“We proudly accept both awards for these best-in-class printers in our Display Graphics portfolio,” said Gido van Praag, President & CEO of Océ Display Graphics Systems. “In these times, it is fundamentally important to offer products that bring real value to our customers. Being recognized by Euro-Reklama with two awards is yet another important acknowledgement of the Océ Group’s proficiency in developing and bringing to market industry-leading technologies.”
Océ Arizona 350 GT UV curable flatbed printer
The Océ Arizona 350 GT UV curable flatbed printer uses Océ VariaDotTM imaging technology to deliver near-photographic image quality for nearly any application. Designed as a true flatbed system, it can print on a wide variety of rigid substrates and features a Roll Media Option for printing onto flexible media. A White Ink Option is available to enable under-printing on colored media or objects, over-printing for backlit applications on transparent media, and/or printing white as a spot color. The Océ Arizona 350 GT is ideal for producing a wide variety of applications such as event graphics, point-of-purchase displays, limited-term signage, banners, backlit and reflective rigid displays, transit advertising, and directional signage. The Océ Arizona 350 GT model is the next generation of the original Océ Arizona 250 GT printer, which was awarded the PIF Gold Medal in 2008.
Océ ColorWave 600 wide format printer
The Océ ColorWave 600 printer is the world’s first wide format printer using Océ CrystalPoint® technology. This unique technology uses Océ TonerPearls® solid color toner for high quality, robust and water-fast prints on a range of media including plain and recycled paper. A true production printer, it can produce an A0 (E-size) sheet in about 30 seconds and can accommodate up to six, 42-inch wide media rolls. The Océ ColorWave 600 printer ensures a healthy working environment: Océ TonerPearls solid toner produces no fine dust, no odor and minimal waste disposal. It is ideal for producing CAD plots, GIS documents and disposable POP displays. The Océ ColorWave 600 printer was recognized by the competition jury members to be the best product of Euro-Reklama Outdoor Expo 2009.
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