Inkjet & Digital Printing
Konica Minolta AccurioPress C7100 and C7090 receive Fogra certification
Friday 17. March 2023 - Fogra found that the Konica Minolta AccurioPress C7100C7090 series meets all the criteria of this programme in the configurations tested. The presses are now certified when operated with the optional EFI Fiery or Konica Minolta controllers.
Two more Konica Minolta professional colour digital presses have been awarded international FograCert Validation Printing System (VPS) certification. The AccurioPress C7100/C7090 series, along with the AccurioPress C14000 series and AccurioPress C4080 series, receive the prestigious industry accreditation.
Fogra, a German research institute for media technologies, recognises production printing systems that demonstrate compliance with ISO standards based on measurable criteria. Fogra found that the Konica Minolta AccurioPress C7100/C7090 series “meets all the criteria of this programme in the configurations tested”. The presses are now certified when operated with the optional EFI Fiery or Konica Minolta controllers.
Fogra accreditation follows extensive testing under a variety of printing conditions covering a wide range of capabilities. These included PDF/X compliance, proof production, gloss and fluorescence, colour reproduction or consistency and light fastness. Other factors included fading, delayed reprinting, rub resistance, colourimetric tone transfer, tonal range limits, registration and image resolution, and other information.
Winner of the Buyers Lab (BLI) 2022 Colour PRO Award, Konica Minolta’s AccurioPress C7100 series is packed with innovative technologies to create more profitable business opportunities. Launched in June 2021, the sheetfed press features intelligent automation, enhanced finishing, impeccable quality, advanced features and exceptional durability. The AccurioPress C7100 prints at a speed of 100 pages per minute in A4 and the AccurioPress C7090 prints at a speed of 90 pages per minute. The systems will help printers optimise performance, offer new and advanced print products and grow their overall business.
“This certification is further recognition of how our presses reliably deliver high-quality print products, opening up new opportunities for customers,” said Mirko Pelzer, Offering Manager Professional Printing at Konica Minolta Business Solutions Germany. “They are perfectly suited to today’s demanding production requirements, helping our customers to expand and create new profitable applications for their business.”
He adds: “The AccurioPress C7100/C7090 series adapts technologically to any pressroom environment. For this reason, it offers users a choice of controller systems, including our own developed technology and that of EFI. Together with the powerful software and services offered, we work closely with our customers to safeguard their operational business.”