HVG Graphics Media adds hardware, signing exclusive partnership with award-winning American finishing solutions company, MCT Digital.
HVG Graphics Media is pleased to announce their expansion into the supply of hardware.
With HVG Graphics Media’s existing stronghold in graphics media sales and distribution, this move to hardware will enable a holistic approach to meet market demand for a single supply model. The partnership with MCT Digital will further enhance HVG’s position as a supplier of leading edge graphics solutions.
HVG Graphics Media has developed and maintained its strong Australian customer base, and with over 40 years in the industry. HVG Graphics Media General Manager, Richard Lucas, has great expectations for this launch, and for the ability to provide HVG’s customers with a whole new range of products and capabilities.
“We are excited to announce our first move into supplying hardware to the Australian graphics market, by signing an exclusive agreement with MCT.
|The VersaTech2 cutter|
VersaTech2™ is MCT’s next generation cutting solution and has been awarded the SGIA Product of the Year Award for Digital Finishing, boasting a high strength, and light weight gantry for unparalleled cutting speeds and accuracy. The American engineering and manufacturing results in a robust and industrial system.
This cutting solution perfectly complements our wide range of substrates and our ever-expanding printable fabric range.”
MCT offers the industry's most innovative wide format digital flatbed cutting systems, with a heritage that stems from Mikkelsen Graphic Engineering (MGE); pioneers of optical registration, and subsequently, growth of the digital die-cutting market.
According to Steve Aranoff, MCT’s VP Business Development,
“MCT’s founders were responsible for the development of i-cut®, the world’s first vision capability for “cut to print” graphics in 1999. Today, VersaTech2 with its TigerVision™ software vision system provides the most innovative and intuitive solution for its customers.”
Adrian Morris, HVG Graphics Media’s Business Manager, Strategic Growth, added,
“I believe we have a truly unique finishing system in the VersaTech2. In a world in which printing capabilities and market needs are changing rapidly.
The high quality VersaTech2 tables, are a complete “3 in 1” digital die-cutting solution for every industry segment, and significantly, are the most trusted and proven laser cutting solution for digitally printed textiles.
Whatever your material, roll or sheet, you can be assured that the VersaTech2 will handle it with ease, whether it needs laser, router or knife capabilities.
MCT have also developed cost-effective automation options, which give businesses the opportunity to minimise labour costs.”
Steen B. Mikkelsen, MCT Founder and Chairman stated, “We are pleased to announce the appointment of HVG Graphics Media as the Sales and Service/Support Dealer for MCT’s VersaTech2 product line in Australia. Thanks to our patent-pending dual conveyor belt technology, the VersaTech2 is the only automated “all-in-one” laser-router-knife digital die-cutter in the world.
It is fitting, therefore, to have HVG Graphics Media as our partner is Australia, as they stock the widest array of printable materials and already have strong relationships with the vast majority of prospects across the continent.”
HVG Graphics Media distributes the following sheets: Dibond, Dilite, FOREX Classic, Foamalite, KAPA, Gatorfoam, FomeCor, Re-board, VIEWseries substrates; DECOprint and VIEWfab textile ranges, all perfectly compatible with the VersaTech2 cutting system’
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