Primera – Colour label printer LX1000e for durable labels
USA • The company’s new printer is set to offer pigment inks, fast print speeds and low cost per label. According to Primera Technology the colour label printer LX1000e is based on its LX2000e and designed for applications that need “extremely durable labels”.
The new colour label printer is Primera’s entry-level unit using pigment ink. It offers a number of features such as pigment inks, low cost per label and printing speeds up to 101 mm/sec (4”). According to the company, the pigments included in the ink formulation offer high durability and a resistance against UV-light and water. Moreover, separate ink tanks for cyan, magenta, yellow and black are promising low cost per label.
Typical applications include product labels for coffee, wine, bakery, confectionary, meat, cheese and other specialty and gourmet foods. Industrial applications include full-colour box-end labels, safety and warning labels, Kanban and inventory labels and tags. It can also be used for private labelling, test marketing, pre-press proofing and retail shelf labelling. Printer drivers are included for Windows 7/10, along with Bartender Ultralite and NiceLabel SE Primera Edition Software.
LX1000e will be available in May 2017.