Edward Enterprises Inc., an employee-owned company in Honolulu, Hawaii, recently installed three digital presses -two Versafire CMs and a Versafire EP- of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) printing equipment.
According to report reaching us, Edward Enterprises Inc looked at every option on the market to the find the perfect match for competitive digital press replacement and found Heidelberg brands of machines to be the best for an affordable solution to expand the company’s capacity.
Sanford Morioka – Vice President of Sales at Edward Enterprises Inc., says: “We looked at the Versafire press in the past, but the machine just wasn’t up to our standard for our color variable data printing needs. When we looked at the Versafire EP this time, we were completely stunned with the improvements in quality and speed on the press. Plus, knowing it was backed by Heidelberg was a huge win for us.” He stated
Now printing with a new toner formula and an image resolution of 4,800 x 2,400 dpi, the Versafire EP stood out amongst other manufacturers’ digital equipment for its advancements in quality and color.
Running at speeds up to 135 letter pages per minute, the Versafire EP supports 24 point stock plus a variety of synthetics. According to Morioka, “The Versafire EP gives us more flexibility by being able to use more paper stocks than our previous press. It also gives us more output while still being more affordable than other equipment on the market.”
The digital press includes a variety of advanced technologies including high-precision inline registration, which actively controls every sheet so that it is steered and adjusted automatically. Additionally, the in-line sensor system on the Versafire EP color calibrates93rd Heidelberg advert