|The results are in with the QPP readers votes counted; so which stands impressed you most?
QPP is once again proud to share best practice in print:
Best Pre-Press Software
MPie - Provider of software for cross-media, variable data one-to-one marketing, offering solutions to help print service providers to create and manage highly effective direct marketing and cross-media campaigns.
Best New Colour Press or Printer
Xerox® Iridesse™ Production Press - The world’s first inline, six-colour digital platform that delivers breath taking image quality, jaw-dropping spot embellishments and stunning metallic hues — in a single pass.
Best Finishing Equipment
Morgana DigiBook 300XL Pro Perfect Binder- Professional quality single-phase PUR binder with A3 landscape patented gluing system.
Best New LFP
Mimaki UCJV Series – Mimaki has announced the availability of new LUS-170 Clear Ink to be used on the UCJV300 Series. The additional LUS-170 clear ink offers a host of new design possibilities and expands business opportunities by creating compelling displays using gloss, matte or textured finish.
Best New Product
Renz Argos F400 HD Cold UV Coater - Paul Simpson, Sales Manager at Renz said “Argos Solutions has entered new territory with this HD machine and the results are seriously impressive. It has all the features of previous Argos UV coaters, namely cold curing technology and very low cost per page, however this new HD gloss finish puts this machine in a league of its own”.
Best Environmental Contribution
Park Life – The area to promote sustainability in print was surrounded by the best green credentialed bodies at the show. The Print Show event director, Chris Davies designed the perfect break out area to relax, meet friends and relax in the woods. Surrounded by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), Two Sides and Print Power, visitors were reminded to review their CSR statements.
Best Promotional Goods
The Magic Touch – So many nominations for so many new ideas to personalise your customers promotions. Best advice for the kit, the process and the products.
Best NPC New Profit Centre Opportunity
Creasetream Card Creaser– For more of the lucrative folding stuff, throw away your folding knife and speed up your card creasing with increased production speed and quality print presentation. Rapid return on ROI.
Best Stand Reception
Xeretec – It’s a piece of cake!
No surprises here as the most votes for the favourite stand have been awarded to the purveyors of cake... delicious!
Best New Media
Premier Paper – The New Double Thick Reveal Card.
Leading by example, pre show, our own print shop in Brighton was hand delivered an invitation to the Premier paper stand at the show with a winning reveal card.
Thanks to Gary Wyeth for the champagne voucher!
To all our QPP under cover roving reporters; thanks for sharing and keeping your fellow quick print pros in the loop.