Skysat Technologies Nigeria Limited in partnership with Konica Minolta Germany recently showcased the latest production and industrial printing solutions from Konica Minolta’s stable in a virtual showroom.

The webinar was an eye-opener for the entire value chain of printing loaded with the latest innovations for packaging, embellishment, labeling, and production printing.

During opening remarks by the Executive Director of Skysat Technologies- Mr. Ramzi Debs, he pointed out the importance of the online meeting as an informative session to help their customers discover new business opportunities in the sector.

Mr. Debs emphasized the need for Printers to take advantage of the opportunities in the marketplace to grow their businesses with these latest technologies

Brimming the interactive features of these machines, a representative of Konica Minolta Germany – Mr. Ugur Bozat outlined the excellent production features of AccurioPress C12000/C14000 that have options from entry-level to high volume print run and guarantees consistently high quality.

According to Ugur, Accurio press C14000 has an extensive variety of supported media, from thin to thick paper (up to 450 g/m2), embossed paper, envelopes, as well as polyester, and cut-sheet labels – to name but a few. It prints on long sheets of up to 1300 mm, or 900 mm in duplex. “This particular machine boost operational efficiency – Designed to increase the uptime of your press and print more in less time. New features let you produce more higher-value print products faster. With the Intelligent Quality Care Unit, you achieve the desired print quality every time, job by job. Maximise your investment – Reduced the setup time drastically giving you maximum uptime and combine with various inline finishing capabilities and produce more than ever”.

He emphasized that the brand improves customer loyalty – With the AccurioPress C14000 automatically adjusting the print quality on the fly, you can be sure to always produce exactly the quality that you and your customers expect all making sure that your customers will come back to you but your products won’t!
Accurio press C14000 series, product presentation is the newest in the market, highest speed level printer. Produce high sensors for printing, backed with intelligent mechanism, collection printing we have more than 15,000 service engineers, helping the customers, so we have over, 61million euro revenue.
“The Automation and time savings like never before – The IQ-501 provides extensive automation for image position and registration on the one and colour control on the other hand. Furthermore, the new media sensor automatically detects the type, weight, thickness, and surface of each paper quality proposing the appropriate substrate from the paper catalogue – all designed to reduce operator time and print wastage while increasing productivity”
Mr. Ugur highlighted that MGI Jetvarnish 3DS professional printer has a HIGH PRODUCTIVITY – With the single-pass printing, the JETVARNISH 3DS is a UV spot varnish device, which offers high speed and high productivity. “THE DIGITAL ADVANTAGE is the digitalization of the spot UV finishing which allows you to take a few sheets from each job and spot UV coat it, so your customers can SEE and FEEL the effect that their jobs could have. With the JETVARNISH 3DS, your customer can 3D spot UV varnish on digital prints directly. Take advantage of the specially designed varnish formula coupled with the ability to precisely vary the thickness of coating thickness on each sheet to give your digital prints an individual and special touch. The thickness of the varnish can be adapted to the needs of the customer very flexible and on-demand. The MGI JETVARNISH 3DS is ideal for lucrative short- and medium printing”.
“UV INKJET TECHNOLOGY The smart combination of MGI’s exclusive inkjet technology with KONICA MINOLTA’s Drop-on-Demand Piezoelectric print heads, brings you the quality you deserve, from the first page to the very last”
The JETVARNISH 3DS HubManager allows you to follow your jobs, manage your job queue, create job tickets, recall reprints and adjust your AIS Scanner in one simple and self-explaining tool. A powerful function allows you to easily export all your detailed production data for internal costs for analysis and reports. The Spot Varnish Editor is designed for editing job files on the fly. That gives your customer the needed flexibility to adjust and modify his print jobs on the fly and save pure time and money. The Product Cost Analyzer can anticipate production cost to the tenth of a cent and give your customer the precise information on consumable costs are per print job even before the job has been printed, He said

Ugur pointed that manufacturers, converters, printers, and brand owners are looking for a short-run digital print solution, Print-on-demand for customized short-run box printing — saves time and money, Memjet’s VersaPass printhead technology for exceptional image quality, Large color gamut fidelity with Memjet’s aqueous ink, FDA-approved for indirect food contact, Fast print speeds — 150 mm per second at 1,600 x 1,600 dpi resolution or 300 mm per second at 1,600 x 800 dpi resolution, Printer interface offers ease of use for the operator, Easy installation and setup powered by the Caldera RIP controller.

Konica Minolta Precision Packaging Series PKG-675i has interesting features, a Unique user-friendly printer interface, a Software dashboard to view printer operations and ink levels at a glance with ink consumptions per job level, Easy access to 2-liter ink tanks, Productivity, High quality of 1,600 x 1,600 dpi, Fast print speeds up of up to 300 mm per second, Adjustable feeder.