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Collate 2016

Metropolitan Office Pvt Ltd, Platinum sponsor for Collate 2016 will showcase the full range of Canon and Oce specialist printing and production machine range as well as related software and complementing machinery at the Collate 2016, printing exhibition scheduled for 18-20 March at the Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre.
The range of Canon ImagePress machinery on display along with printing software, and samples of finishing machines that can accommodate prints from A4 - A0 sizes among others, DreamLabo, Flat bed UV printers will be on display. Metropolitan has sponsored Collate for 2 consecutive years and is proud to showcase the range of Canon and Oce technology at this year's exhibition.
" This year, as Platinum sponsor of the event we have one of the largest stalls with 16 booths combined bringing the most advanced printing and print related technology to Sri Lanka," said Kevin La Faber, Head of Production and Graphic Arts at Metropolitan.
"We are very keen and serious about supporting the printing fraternity in Sri Lanka with technology and infrastructure that would help them to reap the benefits of the next generation through our global partners and local expertise "Mr Ivor Maharoof, Managing Director of Metropolitan Office Pvt Ltd.
The Metropolitan Group has been an industry leader in printing and printing technology supply to Sri Lanka over the last 5 decades and the sole authorised distributor for the globally renowned range of equipment from Canon and Oce.
"At Collate we have a complete range of products that can fit to any requirement or budget of any customer so we would like to invite the public to our booth," La Faber said.
Among the machinery on display, is a large format printer especially catering to architects and town planners.In addition there will be the Canon light production image press C600/700/800 Series which has three printing speeds of 60pp/min, 70pp/min&80 pp/min and offers on 2400X 2400 dpi print resolution and can print upto 13"x30" irregular sizesupto 300 gsm.
For book publishers, the booth offers a range of black and white printers including the CanonVario print 110 mono chrome production press device which is used by many publishers worldwide, ideal for book publishing customers to print small quantities and larger quantities for reprint of existing published books.This would significantly reduce the inventory cost of all publishers which is identified as a major challenge in the book publishing industry.
Witness a variety of print applications printed on inkjet digital web presses from Canon Oce, the Prismaprepare sophisticated printing software at work, and the sample gallery of Arizona UV flatbed printerthat can print up to six colours including CMYK, white and clearacrylic, foamboards, tiles samples will be on display along with samples of the recently launched HD quality photo album the DreamLabo 5000