Peacock installs HP Indigo 8000 Digital Press
26 May 2017
Australian label printer Peacock Bros has installed HP Indigo 8000 Digital Press to expand its capacity.
The HP Indigo 8000 Digital Press, which was recently showcased at PacPrint 2017, is claimed to be one of the best selling, narrow-web labels solution and it can work at speeds of up to 262 feet per minute.
The machine's One Shot technology lets accurate and repeatable colour-to-colour registration, even on heat-sensitive materials.
It supports a range of media in digital production which include synthetic and paper substrates from 12 to 450 microns.
Some of HP Indigo’s prominent customers include companies such as Coca-Cola, Budweiser, P&G and Oreo.
HP claims that due to its high print quality and flexible technology, these companies have been able to respond to market challenges and stay competitive.
Peacock Bros operations manager Andrew Crump said: “We’re always looking for ways to stay one step ahead of a very competitive market, and provide the assurance we’re a partner you can rely on. Investing in the HP Indigo 8000 Digital Press substantially expands our capacity to provide high-quality and high-volume production to our customers.”
Established in 1888, Peacock Bros is a fifth-generation, family run business. The company now has about 100 employees and operates from its head office in Melbourne and in Sydney, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and New Zealand.