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OKI Data Americas to Debut Narrow Format Digital Label Printing and Finishing System, Preview New Color Label Printer at Labelexpo Americas 2014

August 20, 2014



Company Continues to Expand Line to Meet Emerging Needs of the Label and Package Printing Industry Mount Laurel, NJ (August 20, 2014) – OKI Data Americas announces its participation in the upcoming Labelexpo Americas 2014 tradeshow and conference (http://www.labelexpo-americas.com/) taking place September 9 -11 in Rosemont, IL at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center. There in booth 1245, OKI Data will introduce the new C711DW – a high-quality digital color label printer with finishing system that is ideal for short-run commercial applications. In addition, OKI Data will preview a new color label printer slated for introduction in 2015, and demonstrate select digital color printers designed for use within the label and package printing industry.

The following will be demonstrated within booth 1245:

· The C711DW Digital Web Press (http://www.okidata.com/procolor/c711dw) is the latest addition to an expanding line of digital label printers from OKI Data Americas. Together with the HS711DLF, these devices create full color finished labels on-demand and with ease, incorporating digital die cutting and film lamination to deliver a complete, cost-effective, digital label printing production system. The C711DW utilizes OKI label management software from HYBRID Software as a front-end solution. It prints at up to 25 feet per minute in continuous feed mode[1] (http://file:///C:/Users/sgarcia/Desktop/Press%20Releases/FINAL_L abelexpo%202014%20press%20release_082014.docx#_ftn1), and handles a variety of media including paper, polyester, vinyl and adhesive-backed substrates at widths of 6.5 to 8.5 inches and a maximum outside roll diameter of 14 inches on a three inch core to meet a wide array of label printing needs. The complete, short-run label printing system is offered at a fraction of the cost of other digital presses.

· OKI pro511DW Digital Web Press (http://www.okidata.com/procolor/pro511dw) – With dazzling color, digital precision and the capacity to produce thousands of production -quality full color labels per day, the OKI pro511DW digital web press offers enhanced features and functionality including a Proactive server, Harlequin™ raster image processor (RIP), and HYBRID front-end software, plus a heavy duty rewinder with a pre-assembled slitter. It delivers fast, customized continuous web printing with exceptional color quality, plus easy operation in both continuous and cut sheet modes, and produces HD color printing for breathtaking output – even on ordinary paper. The pro511DW also supports variable data printing for optimum productivity.

· OKI pro900DP Digital Envelope Press (http://www.okidata.com/procolor/pro900dp-905dp) – The OKI pro900DP digital envelope press produces brilliant, consistent production color and customized output. Its HD color printing capabilities make for a breathtaking output – even on ordinary paper. The pro900DP features embedded an EFI® Fiery® System 8e Controller with SmartRIP® technology for fast, automated color workflow and job management, plus color consistency and accuracy.

· The Kompac EZ Koat is a valuable post-production supplement to the OKI pro511DW, providing UV coating for rub-, fade-, water- and scratch -resistant materials. The Kompac EZ Koat is a small footprint, UV & Aqueous coater capable of coating sheets 14.5 inches in width and virtually any length. Its ease of operation, variable print speeds and coating intensity, and digital control panel make it a desirable addition to the OKI pro511DW digital web press.

“OKI Data looks forward to Labelexpo and the introduction of the revolutionary C711DW to this audience,” said Rich Egert, general manager of the strategic technology provider business group for OKI Data Americas. “With this extension of our web printing platform, OKI Data continues to demonstrate market leadership in the introduction of game -changing commercial printing solutions to the label and package printing industry.”

Egert continued, “Show attendees will be impressed by the range of capabilities and quality of the output from these devices; they can expand or supplement businesses’ digital printing capabilities, delivering high-quality materials quickly, easily and cost-effectively.”

Labelexpo Americas is the world's largest event for the label, product decoration, web printing and converting industry. With more products, more launches and more live demonstrations than any other event in its industry, Labelexpo features the latest working machinery and materials, educational sessions about global label trends and technologies, and a forum for the world's leading major suppliers and network with industry experts.

The C711DW, pro511DW and pro900DP are part of the impressive OKI proColor™ Series  (http://www.okidata.com/procolor)– a line of high impact digital color printers that serves the graphic arts, production, specialty printing and imaging technologies industries. The OKI proColor Series of commercial grade digital color printers delivers professional, production-quality color output and color accuracy powered by industry leading RIP solutions from Global Graphics® Software and EFI on select models. All are revolutionizing digital printing within their respective product categories.

OKI Data products are built on parent company OKI Data Corporation’s history of leadership and innovation. Most of OKI Data’s color printing solutions feature Single Pass Color™ (http://www.okidata.com/single-pass -color) as well as proprietary digital LED and HD Color technologies. These technologies allow OKI Data Americas to manufacture products that require fewer moving parts for increased reliability and outstanding color output quality.

OKI provides live[2] (http://file:///C:/Users/sgarcia/Desktop/Press%20Releases/FINAL_L abelexpo%202014%20press%20release_082014.docx#_ftn2), toll-free technical support 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, with agents based in North America. For more information regarding the innovative OKI proColor Series, call 1-855-654-6777 or visit www.okidata.com/procolor.

About OKI Data Americas

OKI Data Americas, headquartered in Mount Laurel, NJ, and a subsidiary of OKI Data Corporation of Japan, markets PC peripheral equipment and customized solutions under the OKI® brand, including digital color and monochrome printers and multifunction products, serial impact dot matrix printers, thermal label and POS printers, as well as a full line of options, accessories and consumables. OKI Data Americas serves the graphic arts and production and specialty printing markets with the OKI proColor Series digital production printers. In addition, its Multimedia Production Platform (http://www.okidata.com/multimedia-production -platform) category of production-quality A3 color devices meets a wide -range of graphic arts and commercial printing needs. Utilizing Genuine OKI toner ensures consistent, reliable and high-quality output that maximizes performance. OKI Data offers a broad portfolio of products built to optimize managed print engagements. OKI Data Americas takes a consultative approach to supporting every customer's needs and delivering individualized print solutions that optimize business performance. The company's innovative technology is backed by Tokyo -based parent company OKI Electric Industry, a leader in telecom, infrastructure and mechatronics systems; and an approximately $4.7 billion multinational corporation according to its FY 2013 financial reporting. Keeping its customers' needs top of mind, OKI Data Americas is ISO 9001:2008 certified and offers a selection of ENERGY STAR certified products.

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OKI, Reg. OKI Electric Industry Co., Ltd.

proColor, T.M., OKI Data Americas.

Harlequin and Global Graphics are registered trademarks of Global Graphics Software Ltd.

EFI, SmartRIP, and Fiery are registered trademarks of Electronics For Imaging, Inc.

Single Pass Color T.M. and design Reg. T.M. OKI Data Corp.

ENERGY STAR Reg. T.M. U.S. EPA.

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[1] (http://file:///C:/Users/sgarcia/Desktop/Press%20Releases/FINAL_Label expo%202014%20press%20release_082014.docx#_ftnref1) Published performance results based on laboratory testing. Individual results may vary.

[2] (http://file:///C:/Users/sgarcia/Desktop/Press%20Releases/FINAL_Label expo%202014%20press%20release_082014.docx#_ftnref2) Available in the US and Canada only. Contact:

Amy Whilldin

Domus, Inc.

(215) 772-2162

awhilldin@domusinc.com

Susan Kirvan

Oki Data Americas, Inc.

(856) 222-7258

sue.kirvan@okidata.com About OKI Data Americas

OKI Data Americas, headquartered in Mount Laurel, NJ, and a subsidiary of OKI Data Corporation of Japan, markets PC peripheral equipment and customized solutions under the OKI® brand, including digital color and monochrome printers and multifunction products, serial impact dot matrix printers, thermal label and POS printers, as well as a full line of options, accessories and consumables. OKI Data Americas serves the graphic arts and production and specialty printing markets with the OKI proColor Series digital production printers. In addition, its Multimedia Production Platform (http://www.okidata.com/multimedia-production -platform) category of production-quality A3 color devices meets a wide -range of graphic arts and commercial printing needs. Utilizing Genuine OKI toner ensures consistent, reliable and high-quality output that maximizes performance. OKI Data offers a broad portfolio of products built to optimize managed print engagements. OKI Data Americas takes a consultative approach to supporting every customer's needs and delivering individualized print solutions that optimize business performance. The company's innovative technology is backed by Tokyo -based parent company OKI Electric Industry, a leader in telecom, infrastructure and mechatronics systems; and an approximately $4.7 billion multinational corporation according to its FY 2013 financial reporting. Keeping its customers' needs top of mind, OKI Data Americas is ISO 9001:2008 certified and offers a selection of ENERGY STAR certified products.



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