• Ricoh launches new Pro 8300 series

        • Designed for print shops, Corporate Reprographics Departments (CRDs), commercial printers, offices and schools, the Ricoh Pro 8300 series of sheet fed presses boasts mono production flexibility and capability.

          The series replaces the Ricoh Pro 8200 mono platform. It comprises two higher speed production models that run at 111ppm and 136ppm, aimed at CRDs, print shops and commercial printers, and a smaller foot print 96ppm solution designed for offices, government environment and schools. 

          The fastest model delivers an increased monthly duty cycle (maximum monthly volume at rated speed) of four million and features a new finisher capable of 30 sheet booklet production at 80gsm and a new cover interposer with air assist supporting coated media up to 350gsm. It also has dual shift trays with a 4500 sheet stack capacity to maximise productivity as well as trimming, and long sheet handling peripherals designed to support versatile green button production. The combination of these new options will expand application opportunities for books, brochures and manuals. 

          The more compact press incorporates a small finisher and a shift sort output tray ideally suited to production environments with limited space.

          Both solutions use Ricoh VCSEL technology at 2400 x 4800dpi to deliver high quality print output. They also both feature a 17 inch touch screen colour panel for fast and easy set-up. The panel screen can be accessed on a tablet enabling remote operation. It also shows the EFI controller interface, eliminating the need for a dedicated display.

          Eef de Ridder, Vice President of Commercial Printing, Commercial and Industrial Printing Group, Ricoh Europe said, “this new versatile family enhances our mono sheet fed press portfolio and responsively meets the fast turnaround short run production demands shaping today’s print landscape. Designed with the core elements of simple operation, ease of set-up and reliable streamlined workflow, they are tailored to deliver high quality results that perfectly meet the needs of these key market sectors.”

          The Ricoh Pro 8300 series of presses will be available across Europe from March 2019.

        • Stay up to date - Click here and register for FREE Channel Info online membership and enjoy unlimited access to a host of benefits including the exclusive members area of the website, downloadable business tools, current and back issues archive, priority breaking news alerts, weekly e news summary and the Channel Info app

        • Related Articles

        • Vivitek launches new D3600Z series compact laser projectors

          Vivitek launches new D3600Z series compact laser projectors

          Thursday 23rd May 2019
          Comprising three new models, the DH3660Z, DU3661Z and the DH3665ZN, the new D3600Z series reflects Vivitek’s strategy to offer futureproof technology to companies of all sizes with a low total cost of ownership. While the range is set to appeal...Read More...
          Rexel celebrates 80 years with channel promotion

          Rexel celebrates 80 years with channel promotion

          Wednesday 22nd May 2019
          To celebrate its 80th birthday, Rexel is giving channel partners an opportunity to generate sales and bolster margins with a new promotion. Until 30th June 2019, end-users must purchase two qualifying Rexel products, including the NEW Choices r...Read More...
          Brother UK shortlisted for Which? Technology Brand of the Year

          Brother UK shortlisted for Which? Technology Brand of the Year

          Tuesday 21st May 2019
          Brother UK has secured a place on the shortlist for Technology Brand of the Year at the 2019 Which? Awards. Now in their 13th year, the Which? Awards are designed to celebrate the UK businesses that consistently deliver excellent products and servic...Read More...
                • About Us

                  Channel Info is the leading source of business news and information for the office dealer and reseller market. Our multi-platform approach delivers relevant, engaging and focussed content via our main printed magazine, supplements, website, digital editions, apps, newsletters and bespoke communications with an unrivalled reach across the industry. A highly trusted and respected brand for many years, the team behind Channel Info has over 60 years experience collectively in the office products, furniture, equipment and technology markets Channel Info continues to develop and adapt in order to meet the changing information needs of its readers.

                  For our latest Media packs and more details on our range of services click here

                • View Latest Issue