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Xanté Ilumina Digital Envelope Press+ Unveiled at Graph Expo

Transpromo Opportunity Priced For All Printers Fast and Easy Digital Color Envelope Printing, Including Window Envelopes, Prints up to 60 Full-Color #10 Envelopes per Minute; 500 Piece Duplex Input Capacity

October 26, 2008 — CHICAGO (Graph Expo 2008) — Xanté continues to bring production automation to digital print shops with the introduction of the Ilumina Digital Envelope Press+ at Graph Expo 2008, taking place in Chicago from October 26-29. The Ilumina Digital Envelope Press+ gives small to mid-sized shops the ability to print up to 60 full-color, #10 envelopes per minute, and its 500 piece input capacity supports volume production demands such as those needed for transpromo applications. All Ilumina devices can print on window envelopes.

Customers can also utilize the versatile Ilumina-based system to produce full-color page mailings from its 500-sheet cassette, which has the ability to handle up to 12″x18″ paper, duplexed. The single-pass large format laser based system is Adobe PostScript driven and designed to be fast and ready for volume production. It can produce full color output at up to 36 ppm and monochrome output up to 40 ppm.

“The Ilumina Digital Envelope Press+ gives small- and medium-sized printers the ability to increase volume output for on-demand mailings without sacrificing quality. Our customers are telling us we’ve hit the right chord with this product. We’re happy to continue to bring solutions that meet the criteria for affordability, speed, reliability, and ease of use that help printers maximize their business opportunities,” says Xanté CEO, Robert Ross.

About Xanté
Xanté, the brand that is fast becoming the hero of small and mid-size prepress, print shops needing competitive, state-of-the-art technology at practical price points, provides state-of-the-art PDF workflow and imaging solutions for high quality graphic and prepress applications. The product line includes process-free metal and polyester computer-to-plate imaging devices including the popular Impressia and PlateMaker lines; high resolution digital color presses including the Ilumina family; large format VM series violet metal platesetters and the SpeedSetter series of polyester imaging systems; and award-winning Symphony workflow software RIP, an Adobe PDF Print Engine (APPE) workflow (including Adobe PostScript 3) and is JDF compliant. Xanté Symphony workflow software allows every device in the print shop — including platesetters, imagesetters, laser printers, digital copiers, inkjet printers and plotters — to be controlled from a single RIP for true workflow consistency.

Xanté Corporation headquarters is located in Mobile, Alabama, USA, with offices in Sacramento, CA, USA; Duiven, Netherlands, and Zhengzhou, China. Xanté products are distributed through a worldwide network of reseller and distribution partners. For more information, please visit Xanté.com.

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