Capelle aan den IJssel, The Netherlands – Color Concepts, a leading service provider for tech giants in the visual communications industry, collaborates with Fedrigoni Self-adhesives to conduct rigorous performance testing, certifications for HP Latex printers and create accurate printer profiles for popular applications. Fedrigoni Self-adhesive printing materials. In total, the two companies will collaborate on different materials in a range of different applications.
In an increasingly competitive market for print media, complicated by supply chain disruptions, Fedrigoni Self-adhesives is committed to adding value to its products wherever possible. “We know that print shops have been squeezed both on the demand and supply side in recent years in unprecedented ways, and we want to do our part to ensure that Ritrama by Fedrigoni Self-adhesives products are tested, proven printing solutions that are easy to use and cost effective,” says Daniele Perotti, Global Director of Graphics Products and Business Development at Fedrigoni Self-adhesives. “We are excited to partner with Color Concepts to test, profile and certify our materials – this is just the beginning!”
The collaboration begins with the HP Latex certification, created jointly by Color Concepts and HP. This industry-recognized standard, when achieved, ensures a material’s suitability for its given application and determines its optimal printing parameters on HP Latex printers. Therefore, HP Latex Certified products provide printers and converters with a plug-and-print user experience. Additionally, Color Concepts will showcase a subset of materials for the Epson SureColor SC-R5000(L), Epson’s first large-format printer to use resin-based inks. “This will ensure that users of this new machine will be able to use Ritrama by Fedrigoni self-adhesive products without having to develop their own printer profiles from scratch,” says Christo Saayman, Operations Manager at Color Concepts EU. “By continuing this collaboration, Ritrama by Fedrigoni Self-adhesives is increasing the value – and ease of use – of its product portfolio. We are honored to be involved.
This collaborative effort between Fedrigoni Self-adhesives and Color Concepts is officially underway and both companies will continue to make announcements throughout the testing, profiling and certification process.
Color Concepts has been setting standards in profiling, print equipment testing, media certification programs, education and consulting since its inception in 2003. Today, Color Concepts leads the industry. industry in innovation with its revolutionary ColorBase ecosystem of connected software products and services. In addition to training, testing and consulting services from its renowned print labs in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, and Salt Lake City, Utah, Color Concepts connects industry innovators with ColorBase. com, ColorBase Labs, and more.