FUJIFILM UNVEILS NEW FRONTIER DRY MINILAB DL450 PHOTOFINISHING SOLUTION

Latest Fujifilm Expanding Frontier Solution Offers Retail, Commercial and Professional Photofinishers High Speed Production Capabilities and Increased Efficiency

 

Valhalla, NY, February 02, 2010 – FUJIFILM North America Corporation today announced the latest addition to Fujifilm Expanding Frontier Solutions, the Frontier Dry Minilab DL450. The Frontier DL450 is designed to handle a variety of print jobs big and small, with prints speeds of up to 950 4”x6” prints per hour and print sizes of up to 12”x36”. The dual roll paper capability of the Frontier DL450 allows printing of multiple sizes or surfaces for increased efficiency and production which can be optimized the diverse needs of retail, commercial, and professional markets.

“Fujifilm remains committed to its continued investments in inkjet technologies that can help photofinishers meet the evolving needs of their customers,” said Jim Riekert, director of marketing, Lab and Kiosk Equipment, Imaging Division, FUJIFILM North America Corporation. “The Frontier DL450 is an easy to use dry minilab solution that requires minimal maintenance and training yet provides the renowned Frontier quality and high capacity output needed in retail and commercial environments.”

The Frontier DL450 is powered by Fujifilm’s Frontier Workflow Management Software “MS” with integrated Image Intelligence™ Technology. Fujifilm’s “MS” software efficiently manages order fulfillment and can drive multiple output devices in Fujifilm’s Expanding Frontier Solutions. For over 75 years, Fujifilm has been at the forefront of developing and improving image quality through Fujifilm’s proprietary Image Intelligence Technology, which optimizes images to ensure the consistent high quality prints that customers expect from Fujifilm’s Frontier solutions.

Additional capabilities and features of the the Frontier DL450 include:

• 950 4”x6” prints per hour and 310 8”x10” prints per hour
• Print sizes from 3.5”x5” to 12”x36”
• Two-line back printing capability (up to 80 characters)
• 12 order sorter (maximum size 6”x10 “/50sheet)
• Dual paper magazine

The Frontier DL450 is ideal anywhere a high capacity dry photofinishing solution is needed with its flexible output capability, minimal footprint, and no special power requirements. By utilizing Fujifilm’s Image Intelligence, dye ink components, and Fujifilm’s High Quality Dry Photo Papers, the Frontier DL450 produces high quality Frontier prints. A piezoelectric inkjet printing system produces high quality images on glossy or luster roll paper.

Availability
Fujifilm’s Frontier Dry Minilab DL450 will be available in Q2 2010.

About FUJIFILM
FUJIFILM North America Corporation, a marketing subsidiary of FUJIFILM Corporation, consists of five operating divisions.  Imaging sells consumer and commercial photographic products and services including film, one-time-use cameras, online photo services and fulfillment, digital printing equipment and service.  Electronic Imaging markets consumer digital cameras.  Graphic Systems supplies products and services to the printing industry.  Motion Picture provides motion picture film.  FUJIFILM Canada Inc., which markets a range of Fujifilm products and services, will become a subsidiary of FUJIFILM North America Corporation as of April 1, 2010. For more information, please visit www.fujifilm.com/northamerica , or go to www.twitter.com/fujifilmus to follow Fujifilm on Twitter. To receive news and information direct from Fujifilm via RSS, subscribe at www.fujifilmusa.com/rss.

FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation, Tokyo, Japan, brings continuous innovation and leading-edge products to a broad spectrum of industries, including electronic imaging, photofinishing equipment, medical systems, life sciences, graphic arts, flat panel display materials, and office products, based on a vast portfolio of digital, optical, fine chemical and thin film coating technologies. The company was among the top 25 companies around the world granted U.S. patents in 2009, and in the year ended March 31, 2009, had global revenues of $25 billion. Fujifilm is committed to environmental stewardship and good corporate citizenship. For more information, please visit www.fujifilmholdings.com.

For more information, please contact:

Lauren Restuccia
Fujifilm  
914 -789-8329
lrestucc@fujifilm.com
James Baussmann
Text 100 Public Relations
212-871-4078
jamesb@text100.com 

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