Case Study — U.S.A

Advanced Color Graphics

Advanced Color Graphics, a State College, Pa. — based full-service printer, recently installed Fujifilm XMF Workflow and Fujifilm XMF Remote, replacing its previous workflow system. The workflow upgrade increases the printer's output speed and quality.

Installation:

  • XMF Workflow
  • XMF Remote

In business since 1993, award-winning Advanced Color Graphics produces print media for individuals, nonprofit organizations and small to mid-sized businesses — everything from business cards and envelopes to slick magazines. The experienced team of professionals provides offset, digital and variable-data printing, and custom die cutting and finishing, and is easily able to handle small and large quantity orders. Known for its superior quality, Advanced Color Graphics' customers of all sizes receive the same unmatched attention to detail and consistency.

Advanced Color Graphics

Why XMF

  • They needed a system that was Adobe PDF Print Engine (APPE) compatible to easily flatten transparencies without complicated workarounds, and that could integrate with several devices.
  • Imposition that is fully integrated
  • Remote software that integrates with the core workflow and offers their customers on-line job supervision.

Brown Industries, Inc.

For more than 50 years Brown Industries has been helping companies bring their products to market. Everything from market research, tactical direction, design, printing, product samples, workflow integration, video, consolidation and distribution has been addressed. From the most complicated campaign to the smallest of labels, we have a solution. Nothing has been left out!

Installation:

  • XMF Workflow
  • XMF Remote
Brown Industries, Inc.

Why XMF

  • Fujifilm Co-Res high definition screening
  • Seamless integrated Imposition
  • Needing a flexible workflow solution but at the same time able to automate in areas of need
  • Total cost of ownership savings with current annual support costs and upgrade costs
  • Was attracted to ease of use of XMF Remote — like the way it auto assigns pages, and is simple to use. Also love the way it replaces the rejected pages

Commercial Printers Inc.

Installation:

  • XMF Workflow
  • XMF Remote
Commercial Printers Inc.

Why XMF

  • Ease of use and very intuitive in creating a workflow process
  • Giving customers more control over their file submission and approval process with XMF Remote
  • 3D proofing modeling for customers to view is extremely powerful
  • Built on the latest technology and built for the future

Ink4

ink4 is a commercial printer that began in 1969 as Powers Printing, a very successful printing company serving North and South Carolina. In 2001 the company was purchased by Ralph Mechling. Later two of his brothers, Raymond and Randy joined the company. One brother's dream has escalated into a way of life for the Mechling family.

Installation:

  • XMF Workflow

Why XMF

  • Ease of use with the built in imposition has been one of the best functionality advancements within the upgrade to XMF
  • 3D proofing tool
  • Workflow is extremely intuitive as is the tools when creating signature impositions

M&S Graphic Arts

M&S Graphic Arts is a full service digital and sheet-fed printing company & a complete resource encompassing all aspects of print solutions from prepress to mailing and fulfillment. We provide our clients with a wide range of graphic solutions from digital to conventional. Our company has built a reputation by providing innovative solutions to our clients’ business communication needs. With over 30 years of outstanding service to the graphic arts community, we are committed to providing exceptional quality and service. We have built long-term relationships based on integrity, trust, customer satisfaction and our determination to provide a level of quality meant to exceed our clients' expectations.

Installation:

  • XMF Workflow
M&S Graphic Arts

Why XMF

  • Ease of use and the automation functions it provides to the entire printing process

Mitchell Graphics, Inc.

At Mitchell Graphics, our creative, print and direct mail expertise is the result of over 40 years of experience. But it’s the people — our dedicated team — who make us truly one-of-a-kind. Customers say our sales and service representatives never disappoint and in fact, are friendlier and more attentive than others they have worked with. They also say our helpful advice and focus on quality and efficiency are key reasons they continue to work with us. A trusted partner.

Installation:

  • XMF Workflow
Mitchell Graphics, Inc.

Why XMF

  • Total cost of ownership versus competition on both annual support costs and upgrades
  • Relationship and partnership with Fujifilm on working extensively in the past with equipment and consumable business with similar values and dedication to the print market
  • Seamless integration of XMF throughout their facility

QRP Printing

As a full-service printing firm, we provide many businessto-business services you might not expect to find under one roof. Yes, we print just about any business form imaginable, but we also provide many collateral sales and marketing services to help you grow your business. We're not just enthusiastic printers of business forms and sales and marketing materials, we're dedicated graphic arts professionals who seek to use our creative skills to improve the results of your printed documents and sales and marketing materials.

Installation:

  • XMF Workflow
  • XMF Remote
QRP Printing

Why XMF

  • Natural fit to go with XMF and ColorPath Sync with the reliability and high quality of all Fujifilm products
  • Extremely powerful built in workflow solution including the imposition module
  • Color calibration advanced tools within the XMF workflow completes the solution

Queen Beach Printers Inc.

Queen Beach Printers offers consistent solutions and results to individual, agency and corporate print demands. Providing expertise throughout the process, from concept through quality control and distribution, your print collateral will deliver on time and in budget. Nothing less than client satisfaction is our measure of a project’s completion. With Queen Beach, relationships are built on trust by delivering print time and time again that makes you look great, with ease.

Installation:

  • XMF Workflow
  • XMF Remote

Why XMF

  • Financial stability and dedication to the Graphic Arts market
  • Extreme cost savings with integrated imposition inside the workflow pertaining to upgrades and annual support costs
  • XMF is a simple, streamlined, robust and easy system to use; operator does not need to be an export to understand and use the system
  • Have been very impressed withthe support and service from Fujifilm on all products