New products, workflow tools, support programs bolster broadest range of digital offerings for printing industry
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Aug. 30, 2005 -- Xerox Corporation (NYSE: XRX) will demonstrate the profit-building power of its latest high-end printing technology, along with new workflow tools that streamline the printing process and support programs that help grow print volume and revenue, in the largest display of all-digital technology at Print 05.
At the trade show, which starts next week and is held every four years in North America as the printing industry's largest international event, Xerox will showcase the industry's broadest range of digital offerings and feature more than 50 high-speed color and black-and-white printing products - including the Xerox iGen3®, DocuColor®, Phaser®, Xerox NuveraT, DocuTech® and DocuPrint® families. Xerox will also highlight an expanded portfolio of workflow tools that streamline the process that print shops use to produce jobs such as digital books, personalized color catalogs and manuals.
"Digital printing is continuing to gain print industry market share at an accelerated rate, creating new applications and taking revenue from offset," said Bill Lamparter, president, PrintCom Consulting Group. "With the company's current line and with new offerings, Xerox will demonstrate a comprehensive digital presence at the show in terms of overall size and scope."
Attendees visiting Xerox's 35,000-square-foot, two-story booth will learn about the company's latest product and workflow announcements and see how Xerox is creating new business opportunities that impact their bottom line. From a second-floor catwalk, visitors can view how a print job is produced from prepress, through the printing process, to a professionally finished piece.
"For more than two decades, Xerox has revolutionized the digital production printing industry - and we will continue to lead at Print 05," said Quincy Allen, president, Xerox Production Systems Group. "We're not just showing the latest digital printing technology. We are also giving customers the information they need to implement the technology to grow their businesses and increase profits."
The Xerox booth will be divided into seven zones that address critical topics for commercial printers, quick printers and in-plant print shops. The seven zones are:
In the booth's "ProfitAccelerator Theater," industry experts will present a wide range of topics. Session titles include:
The hour-long programs run daily from 10:30 a.m. to 4:40 p.m., and Xerox will hold a drawing for an Apple iPod after each session.
Customer Awards Showcase
The winning applications of the Printing Innovation with Xerox Imaging Awards, which recognize excellence in digital printing, will be on display in the PIXI Gallery in the booth. The awards highlight innovative personalized materials, short-run color materials, monochrome materials, digital books and manuals. They also recognize the partnerships between the clients, creative professionals and printers who are involved in producing these high-value applications