Mimaki has been honoured with the European Digital Press Association (EDP) Award for JFX500-2131 Printer. The printer was recognised at FESPA 2013 by the Technical Committee and the Jury of the EDP Association as a winning product in the category ‘Best UV curable flatbed printer <200K’. 

The award was accepted by Mike Horsten, General Manager Marketing of Mimaki EMEA at a special awards ceremony held during the show. ‘We are extremely honoured by this prestigious award,’ said Horsten. ‘The JFX-500-2131 is a grand format UV flatbed printer with LED curing and multiple ink options. It sets a new standard for grand format printing in terms of speed, flexibility, quality and environmental sustainability. We are delighted that the EDP has recognised the innovation that has become a hallmark of Mimaki wide format printers in granting us this coveted award.’ 

At printing speeds up to 60sqm per hour, the Mimaki JFX500-2131 is 2.5 times faster than conventional JFX printers from Mimaki and brings new efficiency, quality and price/performance to the sign and graphics industry and wide format display marketplace. The JFX500-2131 has been shipping as of January 2013. It features significant innovation with a wide range of new features that ensures the utmost in productivity and competitive advantage while also shrinking the environmental footprint required for high quality sign, display graphics and other wide format printing.