W+D 234 dL Offers New Opportunities for Envelope Overprinters and Commercial Printers
Monday, August 26, 2013
New multi-product feeder and inkjet technology enables printing of common business applications and envelopes from single device
Overland Park, KS – 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 2013. The W+D 234 dL has been awarded a Must See ‘Em award for Print 2013. 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 1,000dpi), 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 adds, “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 3.5” x 4.5” to 10” x 13” and supports thickness from 16 to 90lb. The 234 dL’s 8.66” inkjet head prints on coated, uncoated and other specialty stocks.
Shaun Kilfoyle President of W+D North America comments, “We are excited to be bringing the 234 dL to Print 2013. 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.”