PixelGlow adds magic to prints for Kerala’s Sign Print Innovate
A long-term customer of Monotech Systems, Thodupuzha-based Sign Print Innovate Printing Solutions is a prominent signage & commercial printer in Kerala whose production setup has been equipped with Monotech Pixeljet® UV for digital large-format printing, a RICOH Pro C7200X digital colourproduction press for commercial printing, and a PixelGlow for digital print enhancement.
Established in the year 2013, Sign Print Innovate Printing Solutions has grown leaps and bounds over the last one decade or so. The company that started as a signage print service provider (PSP) has forayed into the arena ofcommercial printing with the installation of the advanced RICOH Pro C7200X digital colour production press, and further expanded into innovative print enhancement using the PixelGlow digital spot UV & foiling system—all have been supplied and installed by Monotech Systems.
Baiju KV, Director, Sign Print Innovate Printing Solutions, shares, “Ever since we diversified our printing activities into the commercial arena, we have roped in a host of corporate companies and brands for whom we printhigh-quality brochures, flyers, business & invitation cards, marketing &promotional collaterals, product catalogues, and many others. Our clients are predominantly from the education, jewellery, hospitality, and FMCG sectors. Some of them are Jaico Jewels, Fresco Chocolate, Arnott’s Tim Tam Chocolate, The Village International School, Smita Memorial Hospital and Research Centre, Tams Marketing, etc.”
“When it comes to printing high-quality graphics, we would do it efficiently and impressively with the RICOH Pro C7200X, whichhas advanced features like ‘Fifth Toner Station’ for white ink and various other metallic and neon options. Further, when it comes to enhancing the printed products, we are capable to do it more than anything else because we are equipped with the PixelGlow,” tells Baiju, adding that the advanced digital spot UV & foiling system from Monotech Systems has driven them to a whole new capability of print enhancement.
On the advancement of PixelGlow, Baiju remarks, “PixelGlow is a kind of a marvel that can add magic to our printed materials for making them a solidified beauty. Its advanced UV-based silver foiling process reincarnates a printinto a new avatarof clean and catchy look. In fact, silver foiling goes well with almost any other colour, but it is rather suitable for the product catalogues of jewellery companies. In a way, silver finish which PixelGlow delivers is undeniably a ‘wow factor’ applicable to a whole host of varied printed products.”
In a nutshell, PixelGlow can be defined as an accurate and reliable digital spot UV and foiling system, designed robustly for high-speed printing with efficient vacuum suction for flatbed and pin mechanism for material positioning. Based on variable drop technology, this print enhancement system is capable take up a wide range of substrates weighing between 170 gsm and 500 gsm with thickness up to 0.5mm, depending on the nature of the media. It can deliver enhanced prints up to 600×4800 dpi.
“PixelGlow is perfect for our evolving needs as our customers require a lot of versioning and on-demand products like photo albums, fancy cards, product catalogues, etc.,” says Baiju. He further mentions that the after-sales service support team of Monotech Systems must be acknowledged for their vital role in helping the entire printing & production professionals at Sign Print Innovate Printing Solutions who are now fully trained to run the PixelGlow accurately, efficiently, and productively.