CHICAGO, IL, September 7, 2001 – Press-sense and Indigo are demonstrating iWay‘ 1.5, a flexible and technically advanced, state-of-the-art print management and workflow software solution for the printing industry. iWay 1.5, which incorporates an array of unique and valuable capabilities, enables Indigo digital print providers to give their customers an e-Procurement solution while maintaining control of job ordering and workflow management. For Indigo digital print providers, iWay 1.5 cuts production costs, increases efficiency and sales, and offers print provider customers a high quality service.
"iWay 1.5 gives Indigo digital print providers a flexible online presence, bringing the advantages of high-quality on-demand digital printing to the widest possible customer base," states Eddi Litvak, Indigo’s Director of Product Management. "Indigo customers using iWay 1.5 benefit from greater control of print ordering and workflow management, with minimal set-up."
Designed by Press-sense Ltd, an Israel-based company that specializes in Web-based, digital workflow solutions, iWay 1.5 continues to build on the Press-sense commitment to provide the printing industry with a Web-based information and workflow management solution that comprises:
- A full PDF workflow (preflighting, soft proof and impositioning)
- A quotation and pricing engine
- Automated Job Ticket creation
- An e-Procurement system that includes personalization, Variable Data, templates and asset management
"Based on the original iWay 1.1, iWay 1.5 now features Variable Data, e-Mail tools and Spot Color support. Using these advanced iWay tools increases the efficiency of the print house while directly affecting handling and production costs," said Shlomo Ben-David, Press-sense CEO. "iWay 1.5 is a winning solution that integrates management and workflow with an e-Procurement solution. We, at Press-Sense, are excited about continuing our partnership with Indigo which will provide both Indigo and Press-sense customers with the benefits of the efficient management of highest quality digital printing."
Basing its product line on NewsWay‘, a proven technology that manages the entire production line of such major publications as USA TODAY, Newsweek, and the Daily Telegraph, Press-sense Ltd is a leading developer of Web-based technologies for the printing industry. To date, Press-sense solutions have managed the creation and production of thousands of print jobs, ensuring a more efficient workflow in the print house itself while appreciably increasing the profits of the printers.
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