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Heckford Advertising reaps rewards

Heckford Advertising reaps rewards

When Heckford Advertising chose to replace its six-year-old Mimaki JV5-160S wide-format printer with the same model, it was also able to reap the benefits of using the new, more eco-friendly Mimaki SS21 inks combined with the new system’s superior print speeds.

Supplied by i-Sub Digital, the new JV5-160S unit’s SS21 ink means that Heckford Advertising no longer needs to use a carbon filter for print room ventilation. Furthermore, the 100 percent recyclable packaging used in the bulk ink system has cut the amount of waste the Preston-based print and marketing business sends to landfill, as well as reducing the time spent replacing ink cartridges.

i_Sub_Heckford_2In addition, the SS21 option is quick drying, has excellent light fastness and durability, exhibits a superb colour gamut and adheres to a very broad range of materials, advantages confirmed by Heckford Advertising’s Pawel Duna, who confided that the new investment has facilitated a more comfortable working environment, coupled with even lower running costs.

He said: “We are able to print at speeds of up to 40 sq.m/hr on PVC banners, when the machine is run in conjunction with the Mimaki RasterLink RIP software, and still get great quality output!”


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