Mississauga, Ontario, Canada Kyocera Document Solutions Canada, Ltd., one of the world’s leading document solutions companies, today announced the launch of its first inkjet production print device with the TASKalfa Pro 15000c. This development is the next step in Kyocera’s diversification, building on a wealth of experience in the creation of inkjet printhead technology, and by using their longstanding heritage and expertise in the printing industry, where their portofolio of MFPs and printers are among the most respected in the market.
The TASKalfa Pro 15000c offers a cost-effective alternative to conventional printing in transactional, trans-promotional and direct-mail applications. Built for speed, versatility and reliability, the TASKalfa Pro 15000c features unique print heads and inkjet technology developed by Kyocera that ensure outstanding results with minimal maintenance.
“The TASKalfa Pro 15000c represents a shift in ambitions for Kyocera, moving us into the innovative area of inkjet production printing, stated Takayuki Nakanishi, President of Kyocera Document Solutions Canada. It’s where the future of affordable printing lies, and our device is built with reliability in mind to ensure that down-time is kept to a minimum.”
The TASKalfa Pro 15000c represents a shift in ambitions for Kyocera.
The water ink technology results in lower emissions, reduces power consumption, and requires fewer replacement parts.
This product sees Kyocera move into a whole new area of business, the production print market. The TASKalfa Pro 15000c retains many of the key features that have made the Kyocera brand so successful. One such aspect is the device’s ease-of-maintenance, thanks to few moving parts that help reduce the risk of breakdown. Advanced users are able to perform maintenance, this helps optimize uptime and provides reliability for companies who require consistency from their printing services due to the high quantities of print demanded from each production job.
Additionally, the TASKalfa Pro 15000c can enhance the productivity of any print job, with a warm-up time of 120 seconds or less, and a time to first print in black or colour, of 5.5 seconds or less. This offers improved agility and flexibility to companies who cannot afford to wait for their print output. When combined with simple integration into existing workflows, this device can ensure that users always find a way to meet even the most demanding of deadlines without compromising on quality, control or costs.
The TASKalfa Pro 15000c handles high volumes and critical processes. It enables secure, predictable workflows for a wide range of markets. Quick, reliable performance is combined with industry leading energy efficiency to keep your costs down, while reducing the carbon footprint of your business. All of this is achieved while also protecting environmental sustainability, which is at the heart of Kyocera’s philosophy. With high efficiency and low energy consumption, the TASKalfa Pro 15000c provides solutions in an economical way for printing in high quantities. The Fiery® controller manages the print queue efficiently, and takes care of more complex workflows.
Aman Patel, Production Systems Specialist added, “Print speeds of 146 pages per minute make this ideal for transactional and direct mail printers, allowing them to print quickly and efficiently. In industries where agility and quick turnaround times are essential, this couldn’t be more important. The TASKalfa Pro 15000c is here to offer those businesses a solution.”
Kyocera strives to provide optimized printing solutions to businesses of all sizes through their range of products. The introduction of the TASKalfa Pro 15000c helps extend this portfolio by providing print specialists and organizations with high printing demand the chance to optimize their processes in an efficient and reliable way.
Some Highlights of the TASKalfa Pro 15000c include:
• Speed: Colour/Black – Letter: 146ppm, Legal: 98ppm, 11”x17”:86 ppm, 12”x18” 74ppm
• Warm Up Time: 120 seconds or less (Power On)
• First Page Out: Copy: 5.0 Seconds or less black/colour Print: 5.5 seconds or less black/colour.
• Resolution: 600 x 600 dpi; 600 x 1200 dpi
• Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle: 1 million pages per month.
• Scalability: Modular design allows for different configurations, with storage for 14,310 sheets maximum paper capacity.
The TASKalfa Pro 15000c will be available starting in June 2023. If you have any inquiries, please contact us at Marketing@dca.kyocera.com
About Kyocera Document Solutions Canada, Ltd.
Kyocera Document Solutions Canada, Ltd. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Kyocera Document Solutions, Inc. Kyocera Document Solutions Inc. is a global leading provider of total document solutions based in Osaka, Japan. The company’s portfolio includes reliable and eco-friendly multifunctional products and printers, as well as business applications and consultative services which enable customers to optimize and manage their document workflow, reaching new heights of efficiency. With professional expertise and a customer first culture, the objective of the company is to help organizations put knowledge to work to drive change.
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc. is a group company of Kyocera Corporation (Kyocera), a leading supplier of semiconductor packages, industrial and automotive components, semiconductor packages, electronic devices, smart energy systems, printers, copiers, and mobile phones. During the year ended March 31, 2022, the Kyocera Group’s consolidated sales revenue totaled 1.8 trillion yen (approx. US$15.1 billion). Kyocera is ranked #603 on Forbes magazine’s 2021 “Global 2000” list of the world’s largest publicly traded companies and has been named by The Wall Street Journal among “The World’s 100 Most Sustainably Managed Companies.”