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Epson Wins Three PRINTING United Alliance 2022 Pinnacle Product Awards for Eighth Consecutive Year

Epson SureColor P8570D, SureColor F6470H and SureColor F10070 Printers Named Winners of Respected Awards Competition

LOS ALAMITOS, California – October 20, 2022 – Epson announced today that it has won three coveted Pinnacle Product Awards PRINTING United Alliance 2022, with the new SureColor® P8570D and SureColor F6470H awarded in the “Roll-to-Roll Aqueous (Under 80 inch)” and “Roll-to-Roll Dye-Sublimation on Metal” categories, respectfully. Additionally, the SureColor F10070 was recognized for the third consecutive year in the “Roll-to-Roll Dye-Sublimation on Textile ($50K-$100K)” category. This is the eighth consecutive year that the SureColor F-Series has won the industry award.

Winning products can be found online at the Pinnacle Product Awards Gallery and at Epson’s booth C7730 at PRINTING United in Las Vegas October 19-21.

“At Epson, we pride ourselves on manufacturing solutions specifically designed to meet customer needs and create exceptional, salable results. By implementing customer feedback directly into new designs, we are able to design reliable, quality output equipment that meets customer and industry needs,” said Reed Hecht, product manager of the group, Professional Imaging, Epson America, Inc. “It is an honor to continue to receive recognition as it highlights the hard work and dedication of our entire team – from design to engineering and distribution, to ensure that the best products are available to our customers.

Open to all PRINTING United Alliance supplier members, the Pinnacle Product Award competition assesses products that are or will be available for sale in 2022. A highly qualified judging panel from across the printing industry evaluated the most of 160 entries from the annual competition in more than 58 categories covering analog, digital, output and non-output technologies. Output devices are judged based on reports generated by measuring color charts and then comparing them to industry specifications.

“This is the only competition I know of that reports the percentage of Adobe RGB a printer can achieve,” said Dawn Nye, Program Manager, Pinnacle Awards, PRINTING United Alliance. “Some of the categories were decided by tenths of a point, so fierce was the competition this year. The Pinnacle Product Award competition represents the best of the best among commercial hardware. Congratulations to Epson on their three wins.

About Epson’s Winning Products

  • SureColor P8570D – Featuring a completely redesigned, space-saving design, the SureColor P8570D 44-inch production printer integrates seamlessly into a roll-to-roll workflow to produce stunning prints at true production speeds. Touting a large 2.34-inch PrecisionCore® MicroTFP® printhead and six-color UltraChrome® PRO6 pigment ink with gray ink, it produces rich, colorful prints with graduations and neutral black and white images. Capable of printing on a variety of media including photo, fine art, canvas and stiff display board up to 1.5mm thick, it is an ideal solution for making photos, retail photo labs and poster and graphic art production.
  • SureColor F6470H – The SureColor F6470H 44-inch dye-sublimation printer produces exceptional results quickly and efficiently at speeds up to 400 sq. ft./hr.1 Featuring a 1.33-inch PrecisionCore MicroTFP printhead with Nozzle Check Technology (NVT) and an integrated ink pack system using 1.6 liter UltraChrome DS ink packs, it produces outstanding output with rich color saturation and contrast. It allows multiple ink configurations including CMYK plus light cyan/light magenta, fluorescent pink/fluorescent yellow or orange/purple to meet various color and branding needs.
  • SureColor F10070 – Winner for the third year in a row, the SureColor F10070 76-inch industrial dye-sublimation printer was designed to deliver round-the-clock reliability, versatility and productivity at a low total cost of ownership and meet the ever-changing needs of the textile industry. ‘today. industry. Featuring four 4.7-inch PrecisionCore printheads and a new hot-swappable ink system, the printer delivers continuous roll-to-roll performance at production speeds of up to 2,700 square feet /h.1 An ideal solution for print shops looking to fill large orders, it consistently produces high-quality, glossy textiles for fashion, sportswear, home decor, soft signage, and more.

For more information on Epson’s award-winning large format printers, visit www.proimaging.epson.com.

About the United Alliance PRINT
PRINTING United Alliance is the most comprehensive printing and graphic arts association in the United States, made up of the broad communities it represents. The Alliance serves industry professionals in all market segments with premier education, training, workshops, events, research, government and legislative representation, safety and environmental sustainability advice. plan, plus resources from the industry’s leading media company – NAPCO Media. Now a division of PRINTING United Alliance, Idealliance is the global leader in standards training and certification for printing and graphic arts operations across the industry’s supply chain.

PRINTING United Alliance also produces the PRINTING United Expo, the printing industry’s most influential days. The extensive exhibition of technology and supplies, education, programming and services is presented to the entire industry and represents all market segments in one easily accessible location.

About Epson
Epson is a global technology leader whose philosophy of efficient, compact and precise innovation enriches lives and helps create a better world. The company is focused on solving societal problems through innovations in home and office printing, commercial and industrial printing, manufacturing, visual and lifestyle. Epson’s goal is to become carbon negative and eliminate the use of depletable underground resources such as oil and metal by 2050.
Led by Japan’s Seiko Epson Corporation, the global Epson Group generates annual sales of more than 1 trillion yen.
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Epson America, Inc., based in Los Alamitos, Calif., is Epson’s regional headquarters for the United States, Canada and Latin America. To learn more about Epson, visit: epson.com. You can also connect with Epson America on Facebook (facebook.com/Epson), Twitter (twitter.com/EpsonAmerica), YouTube (youtube.com/epsonamerica) and Instagram (instagram.com/EpsonAmerica).

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