Back to Industry News

Midcomp Launching New UV Printer For Signage And Label Applications At The Graphics, Print And Sign Expo

Midcomp will launch its brand new Compress iUV600s small footprint flatbed UV printer model for signage, packaging and labelling, as well as showcase its range of machines, consumables and services at the upcoming Graphics, Print and Sign Expo, taking place from 14-16 September at the Gallagher Convention Centre.

This article originally appeared in: Sign Africa.


Compress iUV600s

The iUV series delivers exceptional photo realistic colour. In addition to unmatched material size and thickness capabilities, the printer utilises CMYK, White and Clear inks for special effects including textures and simulated embossing. It all adds up to powerful visual impact on POP displays, industrial parts, art, promotional products and one or two-sided signs with variable data.

Compress UV LED technology is an entirely new small footprint flatbed UV printer that brings cost-effective, on-demand colour printing to the production floor for a multitude of substrates. The series gives users the freedom to print exactly what they want, when they want and virtually to whatever they want. Fast colour digital printing is possible for glass, metal, plastics, board stocks, acrylic and more.

An integrated roll to sheet media handling system is incorporated for packaging, label production and proofing. The use of clear and white inks allows a diverse range of decoration processes that can revolutionise the printing of labels, decals and packaging samples.

HP Latex 800W print and cut

Users can stay ahead of the competition and grow margins with white ink. White ink delivers superior results and is the preferred choice for the industry’s high margin applications. It allows PSPs to offer high-impact graphics which earn higher margins and make them a go to destination for anyone who needs a valuable large format printing partner.  Also available in a Print and Cut solution. Print and cut at the same time rather than a print or cut printer/cutter workflow. Produce twice as fast and deliver same day as HP Latex technology ensures that prints come out dry so you can cut/laminate immediately.

HP Latex 64 plus cutting solution

Users can enable new applications and growth for business by enhancing their HP Latex printers with a unique print and cut workflow. Easily integrate this cutter/RIP solution and get accurate high-speed cutting and cut throughs.

HP PageWide XL Pro 5200

With the 101.6cm (40 inch) printer, users can expand into new short-term applications with instant printing, respond faster to customer demands and expand their offerings with applications such as technical and graphics short-term posters, point of purchase promotions, technical drawings, packaging ect. The printer also helps to increase revenues and cut costs with high speeds and dual side printing capabilities.

Zünd G3 L2500

The modular design of Zünd digital cutters offers you built-in flexibility: cutting equipment that can be configured to meet an exceptionally wide range of cutting requirements. Zünd cutters stand out in the field of digital finishing equipment and offer the right cutter for every segment. Intricate cutting capacity makes Zünd cutters perfect for the Graphics Industry, Packaging Industry, the Textile Industry, leather processing as well as cutting for composites.

JHF V2800

This affordable yet upgradeable LED UV flatbed printer is the ideal choice for Print Service Providers (PSP’s) that want to venture into lucrative markets where innovation and versatility are key. As the PSP’s productivity demand increases, so can the productivity of their printer can be increased.

HP Stitch S500

The printer enables predictable dye sublimation colour and less media waste for production environments. Deliver brilliant textile applications in high resolution by either printing directly on fabric or on to transfer paper. With symmetrical 2 x CMYK printhead configuration and Optical Media Advance Sensor, this printer allows for saturated and reliable one pass mode for true top speed.

PPU Programme

Midcomp representatives will be available to explain the benefits of the company’s exclusive ‘Pay Per Use’ (PPU) comprehensive and customised programme. Users can enjoy peace of mind with no unexpected costs and subscribe to a fixed monthly cost per square metre based on their location. There is no minimum print volume required. PPU covers a user’s ink supplies, printheads, cleaning cartridges, services maintenance kits, labour and spare parts, and is an ideal solution for cost-efficient printing.


Midcomp representatives will also be available to explain the benefits of the PPUGRO solution in which Midcomp will install a printing system at a customer’s premises and simply charge them a predetermined variable rate per square metre that the customer prints. At the end of every month, a customer will be sent a spreadsheet detailing the jobs they have printed in that month as well as the total square metres printed. Midcomp applies the variable rate per square metre and sends a customer one invoice.

Stand visitors can also learn more about the company’s Caldera colour and workflow solutions, and see Midcomp’s range of consumables including vinyls, wallpapers, paper, films and textiles from leading brands such as Drytac, HP, ContraVision and more.

The event is sponsored by Platinum sponsors Roland DG South Africa and Stixo Signage Supplies. The show will take place 9am to 5pm daily. Entrance is free. For more information and to register online, click here.’

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to Industry News