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Graphics Canada

03/20/2017
GRAPHICS CANADA header   Please join Mimaki Canada at the Graphics Canada Show on April 6th-8th at the International Centre in Toronto in booth #5168, and learn how utilizing wide format UV printing from Mimaki can boost your bottom line.   Address: 6900 Airport Road | Mississauga ON Date: April 6-8, 2017 We will be exhibiting the following wide-format/benchtop printers:
  • JFX200
  • UJF MK II Series
  • UJV55-320
  Please click here to register to attend the event and input the promo code: MIMAKIGC17 which you can use to attend the show free of charge and save up to $40 admission fee. The code is valid until April 5th for online registrations only. We hope to see you there!

Mimaki USA presents ‘Chicago Style’ Tech Expo

03/07/2017
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Local event highlights wide format printing solutions

When: Tuesday, March 28, 10 am – 7 pm

              Wednesday, March 29, 10 am – 5 pm

Where: Donald E. Stephens Convention Center

                 5555 North River Road

                 Ballroom 7

                 Rosemont, IL 60018

Program: Join Mimaki USA Midwest Region staff for two days of networking opportunities, educational sessions, access to application experts and live demonstrations of the latest Mimaki solutions including:

  • UJV55-320 super wide UV-LED roll-to-roll printer
  • JV300 production eco-solvent printer
  • CJV150 economical cut-and-print device
  • JFX200-2513 UV-LED flatbed printer
  • UJF-6042 MkII UV-LED tabletop printer
  • TS300P-1800 dedicated dye sublimation printer
  • RasterLink6 RIP software

 Visitors are also invited to stroll the vendor midway to see exciting new industry media, supplies and print products.

This is a free event, but registration is required. RSVP to Jan Balchunas, jbalchunas@mimakiusa or 312-459-6118.

Mimaki Canada Open House Event

03/01/2017
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YOU'RE INVITED!

Join us at the Mimaki Canada Technology Centre to meet our knowledgeable industry experts and get hands-on experience with our most popular and newest Mimaki wide-format printers and cutters.

Don't miss this informative event and opportunity to learn more about how Mimaki printers and cutters can make your business more productive. Please RSVP by filling out the form below.

Mimaki Canada Open House

Address: 20 Barnes Court, Bldg. G | Concord, ON L4K 4L4

Date: March 24, 2017

Time: 9:00am-4:00pm

Business Phone: 905-738-3913

 

Latest Edition of Imprint Impress is now available

01/11/2017

The latest edition of imprint [impress] -- the Mimaki magazine -- is now available. This issue focuses on all things industrial, featuring customer profiles and product updates. Read all about it here!

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Mimaki USA announces new Kebab options for UJF Series UV-LED flatbed printers

16:12:35
mimakilgoNew configurations enable printing on cylindrical objects Suwanee, GA, Dec. 12, 2016 – Mimaki USA, a leading manufacturer of wide-format inkjet printers and cutters, today announced two new Kebab options for printing on cylindrical objects using the company’s UJF -7151 plus or the new UJF MkII Series UV-led printers. UV technology has revolutionized the inkjet world by enabling print service providers to print directly to previously unimaginable substrates. Print service providers can go beyond flat media and command a piece of the ever-increasing demand for customizing just about everything. The Kebab option for UJF Series printers is prized by many users for its ability to print on cylindrical objects such as stainless steel tumblers, bottles, cans, vases, packaging and candle holders. Available for order now are the new Kebab MkII device for the UJF-3042 MkII printer, and the Kebab MkII L device for the UJF-6042 MkII and the UJF-7151 plus printers. All Kebab devices offer 360-degree direct printing on a wide range of material sizes. These new options are easily mounted to the printer’s flatbed table. They function intuitively via Mimaki’s RasterLink6 software.  
Specification Overview[1] Kebab MkII Kebab MkII L
Compatible printer model UJF-3042 MkII UJF-6042 MkII UJF-7151 plus
Rotary degree of printing material Over ±360°
Rotation system Rollers
Rotation resolution Approximately 7.0μm
Applicable roundness Under 0.01 inches (0.5 mm)
Printable length 1.1 – 11.8 inches (30 – 300 mm) 1.1 – 23.6 inches (30 – 600 mm)
Printable diameter 0.3 - 4.3 inches (10 – 110 mm)
  The original Kebab is still available for the UJF-3042HG and the UJF-6042 printers.mimaki_ujf-3042_mkii_kebab_4x3 About Mimaki USA Mimaki is an innovator and a pioneer in the development of digital printing and cutting products worldwide. The company has engineered and manufactured a complete line of digital printers and cutters, and offers a total workflow solution for the many applications found in the Sign & Graphics, Textile & Apparel and Industrial markets. In 2014, Mimaki USA celebrated 15 years of serving customers in the Americas. It is an operating entity of Mimaki Engineering of Japan, which celebrated its 40th year in 2015. For more information, visit www.mimakiusa.com. “Mimaki” is a trademark of Mimaki Engineering Co. Ltd. All other product and company names are trademarks or registered trademarks, are the property of their respective owners and are respectfully acknowledged.       [1] Consult the specification sheet for full details.

Mimaki USA Opens New Canada Location

07:10:34
mimakilgoShowroom near Toronto offers demonstrations, training and support Suwanee, GA, Oct. 14, 2016 – Mimaki USA, a leading manufacturer of wide-format inkjet printers and cutters, today celebrated the opening of its new Toronto Branch, the company’s first in Canada and seventh in North America. A grand opening event was held on October 11, 2016, featuring a traditional Kagami Biraki ceremony often performed at celebratory events in which the lid of the sake barrel is broken open by a wooden mallet and the sake is served to everyone present. The ceremony represents an opening to harmony and good fortune. About the Toronto Branch The facility is home to Mimaki trained sales, support and service staff designed to provide Mimaki dealers and end users with prompt, direct, local sales and technical support. This 11,000 square foot facility is the site of product demonstrations, Dealer Technician Certification courses, end user software and applications training, and open house events. It is conveniently located approximately 20 minutes from Toronto’s Pearson International Airport in Building G at 20 Barnes Court in Concord, Ontario, near the intersection of Jane Street and Highway 7. Lead by Lucas Crossley, Canada Area Sales Manager, the Mimaki Sales & Support team along with Canadian dealers welcome all to the facility, which showcases the latest in digital printing technology in areas such as latex, dye sublimation, UV, and solvent printing. A gallery is also available for visitors to view samples of the many types of applications possible using Mimaki printers, cutters and software. About Mimaki USA Mimaki is an innovator and a pioneer in the development of digital printing and cutting products worldwide. The company has engineered and manufactured a complete line of digital printers and cutters, and offers a total workflow solution for the many applications found in the Sign & Graphics, Textile & Apparel and Industrial markets. In 2014, Mimaki USA celebrated 15 years of serving customers in the Americas. It is an operating entity of Mimaki Engineering of Japan, which celebrated its 40th year in 2015. For more information, visit www.mimakiusa.com. “Mimaki” is a trademark of Mimaki Engineering Co. Ltd. All other product and company names are trademarks or registered trademarks, are the property of their respective owners and are respectfully acknowledged.

Mimaki USA launches direct end-user support site

12:09:38
mimakilgoAs part of our continued effort to improve our service for valued customers, we are pleased to introduce a new online portal where users can submit inquiries directly to the Mimaki Call Center. Through www.mimakiusa.com/support/end-user-support, customers can enter their product information, describe the issue and provide contact information; when submitted, the form will automatically generate a call ticket. Within a four-hour target window, a Mimaki Call Center Team member will reach out to the customer to review and resolve the issue, or escalate to Service.   The Call Center is also available by telephone at 888-530-3992 and by via email at mimakiservice@mimakiusa.com. This latest web-based contact format extends our commitment to providing quality products and service to our customers.

Mimaki JFX200-2513 receives Printing News Top Product Award

08:09:52
Mimaki receives the 2016 Printing News Readers Choice Award for JFX200-2513 Flatbed, UV PrinterMimaki USA is pleased to announce that the JFX200-2513 UV-LED flatbed printer received a 2016 Top Product Award from Printing News magazine, in the Output Device: Wide-Format Flatbed Inkjet Printers (24-inches +) category. The award was presented to Ken VanHorn, VP Marketing & Operations for Mimaki USA, by Paul Zimmerman of Printing News during the Graph Expo show in Orlando, September 25-28, 2016.   The awards feature breakthrough products that have caused the most excitement in the industry and have been a valuable asset to commercial print businesses over the last year. Winners are selected by ballots from readers of Printing News magazine, which reaches more than 78,000 professionals in the commercial and digital printing industries, and related markets.   About the JFX200-2513 Mimaki JFX200-2513 UV-LED flatbed printer can print onto a single board up to 4- by 8-feet, or can be used to print on multiple, smaller rigid pieces in one pass. It is ideally suited for applications such as backlit displays, signs and posters, interior décor, glass and metal decorative panels and more. Its landscape-oriented format is small enough to fit into most sign and graphic print shops. White and clear inks in economical 1-liter ink bottles, plus jettable primer, are available. The UV-LED lamps offer reduced energy consumption and a longer lamp lifetime.