Three of the leading signage printers adopt Pixeljet capabilities for their diverse product portfolio.
Faridabad-based 6th Wall is an event management company, which is known for its expertise in designing and fabrication of exhibition stalls and event stages for big corporate companies. The company owns an in-house printing facility. The facility is now equipped with an advanced Pixeljet TORPEDO eco-solvent printer from Monotech Systems for printing stunning stall and stage graphics.
Similarly, Amritsar-based Dolphin Glow Sign is a one-stop signage and graphic arts solutions provider. The company boasts of a production facility equipped with a portfolio of highly versatile and advanced Pixeljet printers from Monotech Systems and others. Latest in the portfolio from Monotech Systems is a Pixeljet miniRTR, an ideal machine for signage and decor applications.
Another latest addition to Monotech Systems’ expanded clientele is Meerut based Nageen Print Pack. Monotech, manufacturer of Pixeljet Series of digital large-format printers has installed Pixeljet Ultron+ UV hybrid printer at Nageen. The installation of this new digital large-format UV hybrid printer has empowered Nageen Print Pack to take its rigid material printing to another level.
Pixeljet TORPEDO at 6th Wall aims stall and stage graphics
Active in the market for the last 14 years, 6th Wall executes turnkey projects revolving around décor designs and graphics of expo stalls and event stages for corporate biggies in big cities and towns across the country. “We provide a complete solution, right from designing, printing, fabrication up to final implementation of fascia and overall graphics of a stall or a stage of a company in an expo or any event,” says Mr. Sudhir Rawat, Director, 6th Wall Production.
Mr. Rawat adds, “Earlier, printing was quite a challenging task for us as we often failed to meet print volume and deadlines. So, in addition to a ColorJet printer in our facility we decided to expand our machine portfolio, which has now included a Pixeljet TORPEDO eco-solvent printer from Monotech Systems. This is the kind of a machine which we always sought after for sharp graphic printing. Today, with this highly versatile 10-ft machine we manage speedy production of quality graphics quite satisfactorily at ease.”
Pixeljet TORPEDO is an ideal machine for high-speed production of premium quality graphics in 1440 dpi resolution at 1291.67 sq ft/hr. It features KM 1024i SHE industrial grade printheads, ensuring sharp print outputs and higher productivity as compared to any other machine in its class. Mr. Rawat emphasizes that this printer also helps them embrace green and sustainable printing, compatibly taking up fabric media and other line of eco-friendly materials.
“Our core task is to create concept and design of exhibition stalls and promotional event stages being wrapped or fabricated with stunning graphics to portray and promote the brands on display,” mentions Mr. Rawat, adding, “In addition to working for general trade expos and events we also indulge in execution of stalls and stages for special events like international congress, conference, annual meet, etc.”
6thWall operates a vast network of branches based in major Indian cities of Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru and a handful of associates across India. “Every branch of 6th Wall has a well-trained production team. Recently, our Mumbai production team conceptualized and created the India Pavilion in the 2nd United Nations World Geospatial Information Congress held at Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC), Novotel. Hyderabad,” says Mr. Rawat.
Mr. Rawat continues, “Likewise, our production teams from Bengaluru, Delhi and Mumbai recently involved in some of the landmark events and trade expos like HSBC Mastercard Advantages at Shangri-La Hotel in Bengaluru; Teva Annual Family Function 2022 in Delhi; Maruti Suzuki Insurance Broking Annual Review Meet 2022 in Delhi; and KSB stall at IFAT India Expo 2022 at Bombay Exhibition Centre (BEC), Goregaon (E), Mumbai.” In his remark on their achievement, Mr. Rawat asserts, “What we do is to simply add a wow factor to an expo stall or an event stage! In this, our new Pixeljet TORPEDO from Monotech Systems plays a vital role in creating the stunning graphics that turn everyone to see.”
The third Pixeljet at Dolphin Glow Sign is specifically for wallpaper printing in décor projects
“As long as our relationship with Monotech Systems is concern, I’d say we totally rely on their machines and dedicated support,” says Mr. Gulraj Singh Dhingra, CEO, Dolphin Glow Sign. Apart from the newly adopted Pixeljet miniRTR, Dolphin Glow Sign’s production facility has already installed two Pixeljet systems—Pixeljet Ultron+ UV hybrid printer and Pixeljet Prime solvent printer.
Mr. Dhingra adds that the Pixeljet printers, which they already have in their production facility, are perfectly engineered to meet the sheer demands of various signage applications from their customers. He further adds, “We have customers from different market segments and all walks of life. So, we need to be equipped with machines for miscellaneous graphic applications. So, we have adopted Pixeljet miniRTR very specifically for wallpaper printing in décor projects.”
He continues, “Since the interior and home décor market is a new revolution in the graphic arts industry, this domain is rapidly expanding into new verticals which we are gearing up to explore. Apart from the corporate offices and workplaces, everyone else these days wants to decorate their living rooms or bedrooms. Even the colorful wall graphics are gaining popularity among the kids’ rooms in many households. We are preparing to tap this business opportunity surfacing in the interior décor sector with our new Pixeljet miniRTR.”
Pixeljet miniRTR is a well-engineered system to print a broad range of interior décor graphics and many other applications. With its Piezo Drop-on-Demand technology, this roll roll-to-roll UV system features three RICOH industrial-grade printheads. This printer is capable to print up to a maximum print size of 1800 mm at the speed of 150 sqft/hr in 2400 dpi resolution, depending on using the number of printheads and colour configuration.
Dolphin Glow Sign has been in the digital large-format printing business over the last 25 years, serving for a host of eminent clients across the length and breadth of Punjab and neighbouring regions of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir and others. “We indulge in execution of a string of landmark outdoor promotional and interior branding projects for corporate biggies in north India,” says Mr. Dhingra, adding that Coca-Cola, HDFC Bank, OCM, Jockey, Vadilal, to mention a few, are some of their regular customers.
Mr. Dhingra emphasizes the fact that the company’s dedicated team of around 40 experienced sign making and printing professionals is the vigor behind the success of Dolphin Glow Sign. In this respect, he also acknowledges Monotech Systems for helping them with the versatile range of Pixeljet machines, among which the newly adopted Pixeljet miniRTR is what it takes to produce sharp interior décor graphics.
Pixeljet Ultron+ at Nageen Print Pack to boost rigid material printing capabilities
Nageen Print Pack, a division of 40-year-old publishing group Nageen Prakashan, is a fastest-growing printing and packaging service provider. The company boasts of a state-of-the-art infrastructure of 1,50,000 sq ft in area with a line of pre-press, press and post-press equipment. “We provide printing and packaging services using sheet-fed, automated binding, fully automated die-cutting and folding machines. New in our machine portfolio is a Pixeljet Ultron+ UV hybrid printer from Monotech Systems, which boosts our capability of printing on rigid packaging materials,” says Mr. Vatsal Jain, Director, Nageen Print Pack.
Mr. Jain adds, “We are basically a publishing company with our printing activities revolve around books, diaries, magazines and other commercial items like pamphlets, brochures, calendars, leaflets, etc. Then in the last two years, we expanded into the packaging domain, which is now gaining ground with our latest update of machine portfolio with a highly advanced and versatile Pixeljet Ultron+ UV hybrid printer for printing on rigid materials. We already have a line of BOBST and Presto post-press machines in our machine portfolio.”
Nageen Print Pack manufactures mono-cartons, corrugated boxes, rigid boxes, promotional display stands as well as expo stall display systems. “Choosing of Pixeljet Ultron+ UV hybrid printer is our right decision as this machine is perfect for our purpose of churning on a range of unconventional rigid packaging and display graphic media,” informs Mr. Jain.
When it comes to rigid media compatibility of Pixeljet Ultron+, this printer can print practically on any rigid and roll-to-roll material. The range includes corrugated board, plastics, acrylic, glass, foam-board, exhibition panels, wood, aluminum, MDF, PS materials, etc. “Such flexible compatibility of the machine with any given material and its capability to deliver exceptional print quality helps us find a new impetus in our packaging printing activity,” mentions Mr. Jain.
Pixeljet Ultron+ features RICOH industrial-grade printheads (7–35 pL), which enable to deliver sharp prints produced combining white ink and six colours. The high-density colour and high-speed printing function of the machine makes print outputs brighter, vivid, and intense in resolution up to 2400 dpi at the maximum speed of 45 sq m/hr. The printer has a flatbed printing area of 3300x1800mm and 3200mm in roll-to-roll printing. It can take materials up to 100mm thick.
Mr. Jain mentions that they have a huge clientele comprising brands from the sectors like FMCG, beauty care, pharmaceutical, etc. “Kit-Kat, Heinz, Glow & Lovely, Shahnaz Husain Group, Yardley, LabFlu, Troxone, to name a few, are some of our valued customers. For them, we have done diverse printing and packaging applications as well as promotional display racks,” mentions Mr. Jain, adding that the Pixeljet Ultron+ is the vigor behind the overall vivid prints that pull full attention of their clients.