Océ launches in Tokyo Innovative High Volume Digital Color Printer

<p>Venlo, The Netherlands; Tokyo, Japan, 10 November 2010 - Launched today at Canon Expo in Tokyo: the Océ ColorStream 3500, an innovative printing system that enables customers to make the transition from black &amp; white to very high volume color digital printing as their business grows. </p> <ul> <li>Ideal for financial services, direct mail and book printing customers </li> <li>Businesses predicted to increasingly switch from black &amp; white to high volume digital color printing </li> <li>Océ ColorStream 3500 enables print producers to move to full color with minimal impact </li> <li>Combines flexibility of Océ high-speed inkjet print quality, duplex printing, continuous feed technology and color workflow </li> <li>Océ ColorStream 3500 prints over 1,000 A4 images per minute </li> </ul>


Océ Expands imageRUNNER ADVANCE Offerings With High-Speed MFPs

<p>TRUMBULL, CONN. November 8, 2010 – Océ, an international leader in digital document management, today announced that Océ North America Document Printing Systems has begun selling the Canon imageRUNNER ADVANCE 8000 Series of multifunctional printers. With outstanding performance and the ability to quickly create professionally produced reports, booklets, newsletters, manuals and contracts, these digital monochrome models meet the needs of large businesses and workgroups. </p> <p>&quot;The introduction of these powerful monochrome products into the Océ portfolio expands and enhances our printer line-up and enables us to meet the professional finishing needs of our larger office customers,&quot; said John Reilly, President, Océ North America, Document Printing Systems. &quot;This series will enable users to increase their output and expand their services, while managing costs so they can move their businesses forward.&quot; </p> <p>With a seamless integration of hardware, software and services, the imageRUNNER ADVANCE 8000 Series delivers improved usability, productivity and image quality to users. When combined with the imageRUNNER ADVANCE Essentials software suite, which works in unison with imageRUNNER ADVANCE models, these devices become highly integrated in users' workflows, redefining how they access, share and manage document imaging and communications. With imageRUNNER ADVANCE Desktop, imageRUNNER ADVANCE Tracker, Workflow Composer and MEAP Connectors, true productivity will increase at every level to help users, administrators and decision makers create spectacular work in less time. </p>


BERTL Announces Winners of the Fall 2010 BERTL's Best Awards!

FAIRFIELD, NJ - November 5, 2010 -  BERTL, Inc. a leading independent testing laboratory for imaging devices and workflow solutions, is pleased to announce the winners of the BERTL's Best Fall 2010 Awards.

BERTL's Best Awards recognize individual devices, software, management utilities, and entire product lines. BERTL's analysts review current product lines and new product introductions to identify the select group of devices and software that stand apart from the others.

BERTL combines its wide-ranging knowledge of the competitive landscape and contact with buyers about their product and supplier experiences to identify worthy products. BERTL analyzes network management utilities, concurrency and contention, print and copy productivity, image quality, return on investment, competitive advantages, accessibility, design and build quality, standard functions, modularity of design and upgrade path, installation, and more.

Océ Business Services Highlights Records Management Solutions at the ARMA International Conference

<p>San Francisco, CA (November 3, 2010) – Océ Business Services, an international leader in document process management technology and services, will highlight its records management solutions at the ARMA International Conference &amp; Expo. The company will also address topics covered at the show that include paper and electronic records, compliance, document imaging, and records management best practices. </p> <p>At this year's conference, taking place November 7 – 10 at the Moscone Center West, experts from Océ will be on hand to help organizations and records management professionals understand how they can meet today's business challenges through solutions such as developing records retention schedules and implementing document imaging systems. </p> <p><u>Océ Presentation Addresses Key RM Topic</u></p> <u></u> <p>A presentation by Océ executive Ken Neal, ecmP will highlight two of the most critical communications skills for records managers and professionals in general: listening effectively and asking the right questions (November 9th, 9:45 – 11:15 A.M., room 2003). &quot;The Power of Listening and Asking Questions&quot; highlights specific skills that will enhance the ability to listen, ask questions, and leverage these skills for improved business success, particularly in the arena of records management. </p>


Océ Continues Expansion of imageRUNNER ADVANCE Offerings with High Speed, Color MFPs

<p>TRUMBULL, CONN. October 21, 2010 – Océ, an international leader in digital document management, today announced that the Canon imageRUNNER ADVANCE C7000 Series of multifunctional products is now available through Océ North America Document Printing Systems. With outstanding speed and efficiency, these models bring high performance color and black &amp; white printing capabilities to large workgroups. </p> <p>Using Canon's ADVANCE technology platform, the imageRUNNER ADVANCE Series redefines how users access, share and manage document workflows and communications. Improved functionality and the seamless integration of hardware, software and services help enable users to better manage and customize workflows, resulting in improved user and office productivity. </p> <p>&quot;The introduction of these cutting-edge color products into the Océ portfolio expands and enhances our color printer line and enables us to meet the needs of large workgroups,&quot; said John Reilly, President, Océ North America, Document Printing Systems. &quot;Canon's ADVANCE technology can dramatically improve an office's efficiency and the imageRUNNER ADVANCE C7000 Series brings customers a smart printing and document workflow solution, whether the need is in black &amp; white or color; hard copy documents or digital.&quot; </p> <p>The imageRUNNER ADVANCE C7065, with output speeds of up to 65 letter sized pages-per-minute (ppm) in black &amp; white and color and the imageRUNNER ADVANCE C7055, which prints at 55 letter size ppm in black &amp; white or color, rapidly print, copy, scan, fax, store and distribute documents. In addition, a variety of in-line finishing options enable end-users to quickly produce professionally printed documents, resulting in higher levels of worker productivity. </p>


LightJet 5000 Prompts Massive Client Conversion at Triangle Reprographics


Customers who usually have their wide format images produced on inkjet and electrostatic printers are lining up to get their work done on a Cymbolic Sciences LightJet® 5000 wide format photo printer at Triangle Reprographics. Little more than a year after purchasing the LightJet 5000 printer, the digital imaging lab is outputting half of its clients' wide format requests on the device.

"The bulk of our wide format work used to be done on inkjet, electrostatic and Iris printers. But the superior image quality and speed of the LightJet 5000 photo printer has led to a massive client conversion," says Reg Garner, general manager of Triangle Reprographics. He notes any work done on the LightJet 5000 is completed in 24 hours or less, even complex files.

The LightJet 5000 photo printer uses laser technology to image large prints directly from digital files on backlit and reflective photographic media. With the Long Length Option, the printer produces images up to 49x97" / 124x246cm at 305 dpi / Res 12. These continuous-tone images have the apparent resolution of a 4,000 dpi half-tone image produced on an inkjet printer.

Océ Arizona Series Printers Score Hat Trick with Product of the Year Awards

<p>Oct. 18, 2010 – Trumbull, CT – The popular Océ Arizona® Series of UV flatbed printers added more awards to its list of distinguished honors. The Océ Arizona 550 XT and Océ Arizona 550 GT printers were given the Product of the Year Award in three separate categories. The awards were presented at the Specialty Graphic &amp; Imaging Association's (SGIA) annual convention and exposition held October 13-15 in Las Vegas. </p> <p>The Océ Arizona 550 XT printer was awarded the Product of the Year Award in the <i>Flatbed Rigid Substrate UV (&gt;$200K MSRP) </i>and <i>Flatbed Rigid White Ink UV (&gt;$200K MSRP) </i>categories. The Océ Arizona 550 GT printer was awarded the Product of the Year Award in the <i>Flatbed Rigid Substrate UV (&lt;$200k MSRP) </i>. </p> <p>The Product of the Year Awards compare output from competing devices using a common test file designed by SGIA. The prints are reviewed by a panel of judges, each with a background and expertise in digital printing and imaging. The judges look for color appeal, detail and tonality, and the output is also judged on how closely it matches the test print. </p> <p>The images for all entries were processed using ONYX® ProductionHouse<sup>TM</sup> version X10 Océ Edition RIP software. ONYX Graphics software utilizes ONYX color science and a proprietary color engine designed to specifically address color and profiling issues unique to large format inkjet printing. The results are better neutral, saturated and dark colors, and consistent color fidelity. </p>


Océ introduces Canon imageRUNNER ADVANCE C9000 PRO series to advance color production possibilities

<p>Venlo, The Netherlands, 5 October 2010 - Océ, an international leader in digital document management, today announced that it will add the innovative Canon imageRUNNER® ADVANCE C9000 PRO series of digital production color printers to its expanding cutsheet color portfolio. After the introduction the imagePRESS color series and the imageRUNNER ADVANCE 8000 series, this is the third series of Canon production systems that Océ has offered since joining the Canon global group. The newly combined company, which creates the world’s largest printing equipment company, combines a 130-year Océ heritage of leadership in narrow and wide format printing with the vast technical and financial resources of Canon.</p> <p><strong>Designed with print professionals in mind</strong> <br />The imageRUNNER ADVANCE C9000 PRO series is specifically designed to help print professionals in corporate printrooms, print-for-pay and commercial printing environments respond to a wider range of customer requirements and expand their service offerings to boost customer loyalty and profitability. The system combines excellent image quality, flexibility, productivity and functionality in one all-in-one production color printer. Océ stands behind the imageRUNNER ADVANCE C9000 PRO series with the support of highly skilled direct sales and service professionals focused on optimizing the system to each customer’s unique needs.</p> <p><strong>Less energy consumption and carbon emission <br /></strong>The imageRUNNER ADVANCE C9000 PRO series addresses heightened demand for sustainable products and business partners. It combines a built-to-last design with eco-friendly construction that includes bio-plastic and recycled materials. The system consumes less energy and emits less carbon, ozone and noise levels to provide improved working conditions for staff and a sustainable competitive edge for print businesses.</p>


Océ Wins Encore MUST SEE EM and Worth-a-Look Awards in Color and Monochrome Production Printing and Display Graphics at Graph Expo

<p>October 5, 2010 – Chicago, IL – Océ, an international leader in digital document management and delivery, today announced it has won several honors for printing innovation at the Graph Expo conference in Chicago. The Océ JetStream® 1000 and Océ VarioPrint® 6320 Ultra systems were named Encore &quot;MUST SEE EM&quot;® and Encore Worth-a-Look award winners in Production Color and Production Black and White respectively, while the Océ Arizona® 550 XT UV curable flatbed printer was honored with a &quot;Worth-a-Look&quot;® Award. </p> <p>The MUST SEE 'EM recognition program, part of the EXECUTIVE OUTLOOK® Conference, highlights Graph Expo’s most unique, innovative and compelling products and services. Winners were announced Saturday, October 2, immediately following the EXECUTIVE OUTLOOK Conference. The MUST SEE 'EM Awards, sponsored by PrintCom Consulting Group, are presented to products and technologies that exemplify compelling innovation in the graphic communications industry. The EXECUTIVE OUTLOOK Conference precedes the Print 09 show, the most comprehensive prepress, printing, package printing, converting, mailing and fulfillment and digital equipment trade show in America. </p> <p>&quot;We are very pleased to see our market innovation recognized again with honors in very competitive categories against hundreds of entries. These awards validate our commitment to providing solutions that meet the highest quality and productivity standards,&quot; said Joseph D. Skrzypczak, President and CEO, Océ North America. </p>


Océ Adds Canon Products That Enhance Workgroup Communication

<p>TRUMBULL, CONN. October 4, 2010 – Océ, an international leader in digital document management, today announced that Océ North America Document Printing Systems has begun selling the imageRUNNER 1025 Series of multifunctional printers. Designed for small businesses and workgroups, these monochrome devices feature affordable, high quality digital copying, laser printing, color scanning and document distribution capabilities. </p> <p>&quot;The introduction of these innovative products from Canon further expands the Océ product line, giving our workgroup customers easy access to common office functions in one compact device,&quot; said John Reilly, President, Océ North America, Document Printing Systems. &quot;These models enable us to provide our customers with the best printing products and technology available in even the smallest office environment.&quot; </p> <p>The imageRUNNER 1025 Series comes in three models: the imageRUNNER 1025, a base model that features copy, print and color scanning capabilities; the imageRUNNER 1025N, which includes a 50-sheet automatic document feeder and the imageRUNNER 1025iF, which features all of the capabilities of its sister products, along with color-enabled document distribution features and powerful Super G3 faxing. </p> <p>&quot;We are excited to offer the imageRUNNER 1025 Series to Océ's customers,&quot; said Sam Yoshida, vice president and general manager, Imaging Systems Group, Canon U.S.A. &quot;These models provide a new level of flexibility, excellence in quality, capabilities and convenience to meet the evolving needs of busy workgroups and small businesses.&quot; </p>



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