Agfa sets a record as five of its inkjet printing solutions received a Pinnacle Product award from PRINTING United Alliance. The Pinnacle Product Awards recognize products that improve or advance the printing industry with exceptional contributions in quality, capability, and productivity.
“The fact that we outperformed competitors in every major print category that we play in, is a testament to our dedication to deliver innovative technology with superior performance and reliability to print service providers. We are extremely honored to receive this recognition”, said Vincent Wille, president of Digital Print and Chemicals at Agfa.
The following Agfa products won top honors:
- Avinci CX3200 – category RTR dye-sublimation on textile (more than $100k)
- Jeti Tauro H3300 UHS LED – category UV hybrid/flatbed high-volume productiong.
- Jeti Tauro H3300 UHS LED with MRTR & backlit camera – category automation equipment.
- Jeti Tauro H3300 HS LED varnish – category UV /latex hybrid (more than $500k)
- Jeti Tauro H2500 LED + Light Black – category UV/latex Hybrid ($100k – $500k)
The PRINTING United Alliance hands out the Pinnacle awards to solutions from its member suppliers that are available for sale in the marketplace. Each entry is reviewed and scored by an independent panel of industry experts. The jury commented on Agfa’s submission: “The detailed reporting provided with the target print was phenomenal.”
Agfa is no stranger to this prestigious competition, having won 16 awards since its first submission in 2014. “Digital printing is one of the three main focus areas of the Agfa Group,” stated Tom Cloots, director of Industrial Inkjet. “The recent acquisition of Inca Digital Printing, which has strengthened our position in the digital printing markets with high-speed systems for both sign & display and packaging printing, underlines our long-term commitment to the digital printing industry, as does our continued investment in ink and software development. The fact that we now take home five of these coveted awards pays tribute to the dedication and hard work of our teams and to the quality and level of excellence our inkjet solutions deliver to our customers.”