OKI Data Americas to Debut Revolutionary Leather Transfer Printing
OKI Data Americas announces their participation at the upcoming NBM Show together with Graphics One in booth 119 at the Long Beach Convention
and Entertainment Center in Long Beach, CA, July 18-20, 2013. There, OKI will exhibit their ground-breaking textile transfer printing applications – now
including leather – using the innovative OKI pro920WT digital color printer with white toner. These capabilities will be highlighted with the unveiling of a
proColor leather motorcycle racing suit by custom designer and manufacturer, HEROIC Racing Apparel.
With its ability to print in full color – including white, the commercial-grade OKI pro920WT has revolutionized textile transfer printing with the opportunity to
deliver custom output quickly and easily. The pro920WT will be demonstrated along with the 711WT desktop A4 digital color printer featuring with white
toner from OKI Data Americas. Together, these units deliver a range of unique, high-impact and cost-effective transfer printing solutions for an ever-
increasing array of specialty applications including textiles and hard surface materials.
These OKI printers offer a compelling value proposition as viable alternatives to screen printing with their speed, accuracy, size format, full color output
including white. What also makes them so appealing is their ability to produce custom output – whether from one piece to thousands of pieces. Such
unique printing capabilities are opening doors to new opportunities for customers like Todd McNabney, Owner of HEROIC Racing Apparel.
According to McNabney, “The OKI pro920WT is a world class product. Its ability to produce crisp, colorful, transferrable output for textiles including
leather opens the door to amazing new custom printing capabilities for me and for my business. I’m just scratching the surface using this exciting
“HEROIC Racing Apparel’s impression of the pro920WT is representative of the user experience,” said Rich Egert, General Manager of the
Strategic Technology Provider Business Group for OKI Data Americas. “Users are amazed with the capabilities, flexibility and print quality of the
pro920WT, and find that they are expanding their businesses in new and innovative ways as a result.”
The pro920WT and 711WT are part of the impressive OKI proColor™ Series – a line of high impact digital color printers that serves the graphic arts,
production, specialty printing and imaging technologies industries. The OKI proColor™ Series of commercial grade digital color printers delivers
professional, production-quality color output and color accuracy powered by embedded EFI Fiery® and PANTONE® support on select models.
Graphics One is the authorized reseller of the OKI pro920WT, and also serves as national distribution partner for both the pro920WT and the 711WT
throughout the US. These OKI Data printers compliment Graphics One’s comprehensive line of transfer medias offered for the direct-to-garment, hard
substrate, leather and sublimation markets – all of which will be demonstrated at the NBM Show.
According to Dan Barefoot, President of Graphics One, “The OKI pro920WT is an ideal solution for those requiring professional-grade, high-speed
transfer printing capabilities on a wide range of substrates. Both the pro920WT and 711WT have been incredibly well-received since their introduction
within our distribution channel, and we look forward to demonstrating their impressive capabilities at the NBM Show.”
OKI Data Americas Announces Expanded Line of Transfer Media for
Use with pro920WT and 711WT Digital Color Printers
OKI Data Americas announces the availability of a new and broader range of transfer media offerings approved for use with the OKI pro920WT and
711WT digital color printers – the GO FlipIt 2.0 line and the GO UNO line. These two lines of transfer papers were thoroughly vetted and selected
based on their ease of use, exceptional print quality and ability to deliver bright white transfers, together with the elasticity, durability and soft hand
of the finished product. All media is available through Graphics One – an authorized reseller and national distribution partner for both OKI printers.
Part of the impressive OKI proColor™ Series – a line of high impact digital color printers that serves the graphic arts, production, specialty printing and
imaging technologies industries, the OKI pro920WT is a commercial grade, tabloid/A3 digital color printer with high-quality color output – including
white – for textile transfers. The new 711WT from OKI Data Americas is a desktop A4 digital color printer with white toner for lower volume transfer
production. Together, these printers deliver high-impact, cost effective alternatives to screen printing, providing speed, accuracy, and exceptional
output quality for those within the specialty printing market.
“The expanded range of media now available for use with the OKI pro920WT and 711WT enhances the unique transfer printing capabilities of both
products and underscores OKI Data’s commitment to printing innovation,” said Rich Egert, General Manager of the Strategic Technology Provider
Business Group for OKI Data Americas. “We are confident that this market segment will continue to embrace the pro920WT and 711WT as OKI
Data expands its presence serving the specialty printing and imaging space.”
Graphics One is the authorized reseller of the OKI pro920WT, and also serves as national distribution partner for both printers throughout the US.
These OKI Data printers compliment Graphics One’s comprehensive line of transfer medias offered for the direct-to-garment, hard substrate, leather
and sublimation markets.
According to Dan Barefoot, President of Graphics One, “We are confident that the GO FlipIt 2.0 and GO UNO lines of transfer media are the best
products for use with the OKI pro920WT and 711WT, delivering the most professional, highest quality output in today’s market.”
“The GO FlipIt 2.0 line, in particular, offers users tremendous flexibility,” continued Barefoot. “It is the most well-rounded media given its use in a
variety of applications, and has been incredibly well-received within the specialty printing market.”
OKI Data products are built on parent company OKI Data Corporation’s history of leadership and innovation. Most of OKI Data’s color printing solutions
feature Single Pass Color™ as well as proprietary digital LED and HD Color technologies. These technologies allow OKI Data Americas to manufacture
products that require fewer moving parts for increased reliability and outstanding color output quality.
OKI Data Americas announces the latest printing innovationtoitsbroad portfolio of desktop A4 digital color printerswith the addition of the C711WT,
featuring white toner. The C711WTreplaces the black toner cartridge and image drum with a white toner cartridge and image drum, resulting in a
CMYW four-color configuration for printing on transfer media.
Available in November 2012, the C711WT delivers breathtaking HD color output and provides users with the ability to produce high-quality white
output in a cost-efficient manner. The C711WTprints on various types of transfer media,making itan ideal device for producing output for transfer to
garments and hard goods. This product significantly expandsOKI’s offering and is targeted to companies that are looking to grow their in-house
"The C711WT provides a cost-effectivesolution to meet the needs of a niche market within the industry,” said Hiroyuki Fukushima, Director of
Non-Impact Printer Product Marketing for OKI Data Americas. “The high-quality color output coupled with the addition of dedicated white toner
allows users to optimize performance and print innovative color designs with very little limitations.”
The C711WT will debut at the 2012 SGIA Expoin Las Vegas, NV from October 18-20, 2012 in TheMagicTouch booth (4219). TheMagicTouch,
a solution provider, is packaging the C711WT with a suite ofMagicTouchtransfer media and a heat press to create a turnkey solution for transfer
printing. Using TheMagicTouch’sSpaceControl print utility and the new, award winning WoW7.5 transfer media for all color fabrics, transfer
production is now a simple two-step process.
"We intend to provide a level of customization that will greatly enhance the C711WT for end-users," saidChris Pisani CEO of TheMagicTouch USA.
“By pairing the C711WT from OKI Data with our SpaceControl print utility software, users can print white toner-only with a simple the click of a button
which will allow total control over the amount of white toner being used."
Fukushima adds, "The C711WT’s ease of use and excellent color quality, combined with capability to produce white output, provides a
cost-effective way to produce high-quality materials in-house.”
All OKI Data products are built on parent company OKI Data Corporation’s history of leadership and innovation. Most of OKI Data’s color printing
solutions feature Single Pass Color™ as well as proprietary digital LED and HD Color technologies. These technologies allow OKI Data Americas to
manufacture products that require fewer moving parts for increased reliability and outstanding color output quality.
OKI provides live , toll-free technical support 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, with agents based in North America. In addition,
OKI Data live chat feature is available to customers within the US and Canada seeking online support on weekdays during normal business hours
within the Eastern time zone.
OKI Data Americas Introduces Four New Compact, High-Performance,
and Affordable Printers
OKI Data Americas announced today the introduction of the PT390Series, PT330/PT331and LD670Label/POSprinters to the company’s broad and
award-winning portfolio. Each of these new printers was designed to optimize performance within demanding work environments including manufacturing,
retail, hospitality, healthcare and transportation. Offering many advanced features and functionality, the Label/POS printers are competitively priced,
flexible, versatile and compact, and all are backed by OKI’s two-year Advanced Overnight Exchange warranty .
The PT330/PT331 models and PT390 Series are thermal POS receipt printers ideal for fast-paced work environments, delivering high print speeds
combined with flexible media capabilities in a robust, reliable and compact form. The PT330/PT331 can be placed horizontally or vertically, with the
PT330 also able to be wall-mounted, making both products highly adaptable and desirable for businesses with limited space. Built for demanding
environments, the PT390 Series can accommodate a variety of media types and paper sizes, meeting critical point-of-service needs including
receipt, coupon and ticket printing. These new POS printers are among the fastest in their class, providing increased productivity and operational
The LD670 direct thermal label printer offers a compact design and unique front exit paper path, making it ideal for locations where space is at a
premium. Combining high print speeds and versatility, the LD670 is able to print on a variety of media, meeting each customer’s individual label
printing needs. The unique thermal control technology provides a cost-effective and flexible means of printing small labels including retail price
stickers, food expiry labels, medical test tube stickers and small packaging labels.
“Each of OKI’s new Label/POS printers offers a compelling value proposition at an affordable price-point, backed by a two-year warranty,” said Mark
Hernandez, Director of Specialty Products at OKI Data Americas. “These compact and versatile printers deliver ultra-high print speeds and 203 dpi
resolution, making them the perfect solution for demanding work environments where productivity and efficiency are of great importance.”
The PT390 Series, PT330/PT331 and LD670 join OKI’s impressive line of Label/POS printers –products designed with features to improve
business performance including fast, high-resolution, and easy-to-read output. The printers in OKI’s Label/POS Series are equipped with an
impressive array of features and functionality including dual onboard interface and Microsoft Windows® compatibility.
OKI Data Americas Introduces Versatile and Compact LD610 Series
of Desktop Label Printers
OKI Data Americas today announced the introduction of the LD610 Series of Thermal Transfer and Direct Transfer label printers to the company’s
broad portfolio of portable, desktop and enterprise Label/POS products. The LD610 Series consists of both the Direct Thermal LD610DT model and
the Thermal Transfer LD610TT model. This group of versatile and compact desktop label printers is designed for convenience and high performance
in demanding environments, and is backed by a two-year Advanced Overnight Exchange warranty .
The LD610 Series was designed with performance in mind as a convenient printing solution for barcode label and tag production. These cost-effective
printers, available at a starting list price of $594, are ideal for businesses that value tracking, accuracy, compliance and reliability. Industries from
manufacturing to healthcare and from retail to banking will benefit from the printers’ best-in-class 203 dpi at speeds of 100mm per second , plus 8 MB
RAM combined with a 4 MB Flash memory. The printers’ robust design and color scheme are ideal for the most demanding environments.
“The OKI LD610 Series features superior printers at an affordable price-point, backed by a two-year warranty” said Nicholas Ciarlante, Director of the
Specialty Products Business Unit for OKI Data Americas. “These compact, flexible, and simple-to-use printers can be easily integrated into any
work environment. The LD610 Series printers are ready out of the box, offering a number of standard features for today’s demanding workplace.”
The LD610 Series joins OKI’s suite of Label/POS printers – a complete line of products with features designed to improve business performance with fast,
high-resolution, and easy-to-read output. Each of the desktop and enterprise printers offers many advanced features and functionality, including dual
onboard interface and Microsoft Windows® compatibility.
OKI provides live , toll-free technical support 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, with agents based in North America.
OKI Data Americas Delivers White Toner and Full-Color Capabilities
OKI Data Americas today announced that the new OKI pro920WT digital color printer will debut at the upcoming 2011 SGIA Expo taking place October
19-21, 2011 in New Orleans, LA. The pro920WT is a tabloid/A3 digital color printer with high-quality, full-color capabilities plus white toner for graphics,
signage and textile transfers. The innovative pro920WT is a cost-effective alternative to screen printing, and is the lowest-cost white toner product
available in the marketplace today. The OKI pro920WT will be demonstrated within OKI’s booth (#411) and available for sale within the Graphics
One booth (#3201) for $7495.
The OKI pro920WT operates at an impressive 31 ppm color/36 ppm mono , and employs High Definition (HD) Color printing technology with up to 1200
x 600 dpi resolution to deliver clear, sharp text and graphics whether on ordinary paper, transfer or transparent media. The pro920WT supplements the
already impressive OKI’s proColor™ Series – a line of high impact digital color printers that serves the graphic arts, production, specialty printing and
imaging technologies industries. The OKI proColor™ Series delivers professional, production-quality color output and color accuracy powered by
embedded EFI® Fiery and PANTONE® support on select models.
“OKI is excited to offer SGIA Expo attendees the first look at the pro920WT and demonstrate its unique color and transfer printing capabilities,” said Rich
Egert, General Manager of the Strategic Technology Provider Business Group for OKI Data Americas. “The OKI pro920WT is the first and only printer
that includes white toner to enter the market at this price-point. There is no other white toner-based product in the world that delivers something as
unique and as innovative as does the pro920WT.”
Graphics One has been selected as an authorized reseller of the OKI pro920WT, and will serve as national distribution partner for the product throughout
the US – supplementing the company’s line of product offerings within the direct-to-garment and dye sublimation markets.
According to Dan Barefoot, President of Graphics One, “The OKI pro920WT is the optimal solution for those requiring industrial high speed transfer
capabilities. With lower-cost textile transfer media, including light and dark substrates, combined with lower costs per copy, this product is perfect for
our distribution channel.”
“OKI is confident that the pro920WT will be well-received in the market, just as the other printers in the OKI proColor™ Series have been. The proColor
Series was developed to meet the unique needs of the graphic arts and specialty printing industries,” said Egert.
Seventeen thousand attendees are expected to participate in the SGIA Expo, where exhibitors and industry leaders will demonstrate the latest graphics
and digital imaging technologies. More than 500 exhibitors will showcase their products and services, representing the latest in specialty printing and
All OKI products are built on parent company OKI Data Corporation’s history of leadership and innovation in color printing, such as digital LED technology
and Single Pass Color™. This technology allows OKI Data Americas to manufacture products that require fewer moving parts for increased reliability.
OKI Data Americas Announces OKI proColor Financing
OKI Data Americas today announced the establishment of OKI proColor Financing – a financial services program enabled through various financing and
lending sources to support OKI’s proColor dealer network. Through this program, OKI proColor Financing provides comprehensive financing solutions to
facilitate more convenient access the innovative OKI proColor™ Series of printers developed for color-critical applications in graphic arts and
production environments. The financing and incentive options available through this program include no down payments and no advance
payments, plus there is an electronic application and approval process with prompt turn-around for customers who qualify.
Three specialized financing programs are now available through OKI proColor Financing, including: leasing options for dealer demonstration units, and
both leasing and purchase options for dealers and end-users, alike. These programs provide the dealer channel with the ability to secure demonstration
units to facilitate sales, and for dealers to, in turn, offer convenient financing alternatives to their customers. The result is greater access to – and
broader distribution of – the pioneering OKI proColor™ Series.
OKI proColor Financing simplifies the final part of the sales cycle with customized financing programs developed to accommodate both dealers’ and
end users’ budgets. The quick turnaround allows customers more convenient access to the innovative OKI proColor™ Series of printers in order to
more readily begin to benefit from the line’s revolutionary short-run, full color capabilities.
OKI proColor Financing is available for the entire OKI proColor™ Series, which includes the pro910 and pro930 cut-sheet printers, the pro900DP and
pro905DP digital envelope presses, and the pro510DW digital web press. Each product is supported by a minimum one-year On Site Warranty.
“OKI proColor Financing was formed because we understand the need to offer creative financing options. Customers want to bring our unique
printing and production capabilities in house to increase their market competitiveness and to take on more expansive jobs,” said Rich Egert,
General Manager of the Strategic Technology Provider Business Group for OKI Data Americas. “The revolutionary short-run capabilities of the
OKI proColor™ Series at competitive price points are what set the line apart in the graphic arts and production markets, so making the products
more attainable through the provision of financing options makes good sense.”
For more information on OKI proColor Financing, contact Lou Piermarini at (800) 398-4166.
All OKI products are built on parent company OKI Data Corporation’s history of leadership and innovation in color printing, such as digital LED technology
and Single Pass Color™. This technology allows OKI Data Americas to manufacture products that require fewer moving parts for increased
OKI provides live , toll-free technical support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, with agents based in North America.