Sharp unveils new light production devices

MAHWAH, NJ, September 10, 2015 – Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America (SIICA), a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation (SEC), will showcase their award winning technology as well as unveil monochrome light production models, future additions to their Pro Series line at GRAPH EXPO 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.

At GRAPH EXPO this year, Sharp is giving show-goers a sneak peek of the latest additions to the Sharp Pro Series light production lineup with its upcoming 105 ppm and 120 ppm monochrome models. The MX-M1055 and MX-M1205 document systems will offer EFI’s latest Fiery® MX-PE11 Print Server, and boast Sharp’s signature 15.4″ (diagonal) touch-screen display with full control of Fiery® Command Workstation® at the operation panel of the machine, a capability still unmatched in the industry.

In addition to previewing the future monochrome light production lineup, Sharp will also showcase their color counterparts, the flagship Pro Series MX-6500/7500N color document systems. The Color Pro Series have been honored with multiple awards including Buyers Lab’s highly coveted 2015 Summer Pick, announced this past August for “best in class”, noting superlative reliability and performance. Last year, these models were also awarded 2 Buyers Lab’s Summer 2014 Picks for Outstanding Achievement in Innovation.

Available with the advanced MX-PE10 EFI™ Fiery® Color Print Server, The Sharp MX-6500N and MX-7500N models are ideal for Print-On-Demand environments and are noted for their competitive price, high reliability and excellent feature set, including a triple air-feed paper handling option, full-bleed color booklet capability and industry-first integration of EFI’s Command Workstation at the Sharp control panel.

“Sharp is proud to showcase our award winning technology at GRAPH EXPO this year as well as give show-goers a sneak peek of the future additions to the Sharp Pro Series light production lineup,” said Mike Marusic, Senior Vice President, Marketing and Operations, Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America. “We pride ourselves on listening to our customers and we’ve added the new monochrome models to complete the Sharp Pro Series lineup. These new machines will continue the legacy of simplifying print-on-demand workflows, saving time and money and allowing businesses to bring more work in-house with professional results.”

Sharp will be exhibiting at GRAPH EXPO at the Formax booth #2243, from September 13–16.

SHARP ELECTRONICS CORPORATION One Sharp Plaza Mahwah, New Jersey 07495 (201) 529-8200 http://www.sharpusa.com

About Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America

Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America, a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation, markets the advanced, MX Series multifunction printers (MFP) systems that help companies manage workflow efficiently and increase productivity. Sharp® MFPs feature the Sharp OSA® development platform, which seamlessly integrates network applications to create a personalized MFP that can meet virtually any business need, and Scan2 technology, which scans two-sided documents in a single pass to enhance scanning reliability and preserve document integrity. To keep documents safe from unauthorized users, Sharp is a leader in the MFP industry in security by offering the most secure suite of MFP applications. For more information on Sharp’s business products, contact Sharp Electronics Corporation, 1 Sharp Plaza, Suite 1, Mahwah, N.J., 07495-1163. For online product information, visit our web site at www.siica.sharpusa.com. Become a fan of SIICA on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and watch us on YouTube. CONTACT: Sarah Sanzari Peppercomm for Sharp 212.931.6175 SSanzari@peppercomm.com