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FIRST XEROX CONTINUOUS FEED PRINTER
FIRST XEROXCONTINUOUSFEED PRINTERXerox have entered the full-colour, continuous feed printing market.The company announced a high-speed printer that allows copy bureausto produce - more easily and affordably - high-quality, full-colourtransactional statements and invoices with promotional marketingmessages such as discount offers and advertisements. In addition, printproviders can produce direct-mail pieces that contain personalisedcoupons, loyalty campaigns that incorporate membership cards, andnewsletters and newspapers with customised contentThe device uses dry toner, xerographic imaging and flash-fusingtechnology - a process that does not use heat or pressure or makecontact with the paper, allowing the device to print on a wider array ofsubstrates than competitive systems.The Xerox 490/980 prints at 600 dpi resolution and maintains top speedwhen printing full colour or black and white, regardless of the numberof colours used or the weight of the paper. It prints 226 feet per minute(69 metres) or 450 images per minute two-up, simplex on A4 paper, and900 images per minute when in the duplex configuration. The newcontinuous feed device is available for order taking in a phased approachbeginning in Europe during the first half of 2008,"Xerox is focused on solving customer problems and providing the rightsolution for their needs. Our entire portfolio of workflow, technologyand services is designed to do just that - and is why Xerox continues tobe at the forefront of change in the printing industry," said AnoushDowlatshahi-Gordon, Director, Production Business, Xerox UK. "Whenhigh business-quality printing, volume, cost and speed are the keydriving factors, print providers will appreciate the innovation and valueof the Xerox 490/980 Colour Continuous Feed Printing System. Whencustomers need the highest graphic communications' quality imaging,the Xerox iGen3® Digital Production Press continues to be the rightchoice of technology. We will continue to build on our legacy ofinnovation and provide print providers with more ways to expand theirdigital printing businesses, from continuous feed to cut sheet, black andwhite to full colour, to help their customers grow and prosper."Further information can be found at  www.xerox.com/news