Xerox names Xavier Heiss as EMEA executive VP & president

Xerox recently appointed Xavier Heiss as executive vice president and president of EMEA Operations. He will succeed retiring Hervé Tessler and report directly to the CEO of Xerox, John Visentin.

“Xavier has an outstanding track record of driving successful transformations and business results,” said John Visentin, CEO of Xerox. ‘His expertise and experience within the company position him well to lead our EMEA Operations into its next chapter and return the region to growth.’

Heiss, who will succeed Hervé Tessler following his retirement from Xerox at the end of February, has been with the company for more than 30 years. Prior, he served as the controller of Xerox and chief financial officer of the company’s Americas Operations and has

Xerox introduces two colour printers, embellishment kit

Xerox launched entry-level production printers and embellishment technology.

The PrimeLink C9065 and C9070 colour printers succeed the existing Color C60 and C70 models. Designed for both production and high-volume offices, these printers include a 10-inch touchscreen, making it easy to access general functions and cloud and productivity apps that automate tasks.

The devices feature 270ipm scanning, up to 70ppm printing, 2,400dpi colour image quality. For production, the machines offer

Egyptian president to sponsor the first pacprocess MEA 2019

Egyptian President HE Abdel Fattah Al Sisi will sponsor the first pacprocess MEA, which is going to take place from 9 to 11 December 2019, at the Egypt International Exhibition Centre in Cairo, in parallel with Food Africa, and will be organized by Messe Dusseldorf, IFP Egypt and Konzept. Support from the highest political level underscores the importance attached to pacprocess MEA by government organization and ensures that the fair is highly attractive to potential visitors. The political

Xerox launches iGen 5 XLS and fluorescent yellow ink

Xerox announced two new optional capabilities for the iGen 5: the extra-long sheet (XLS) and fluorescent yellow dry ink.

“These enhancements are designed to increase the versatility, productivity and scalability of our clients’ existing investment in the Xerox iGen 5. Coupled together, they make the iGen 5 the most versatile digital colour production, cut-sheet press available in the market today,” said Tracey Koziol, senior vice president of Global Offerings, Xerox.

The iGen 5 XLS enables up

Arab Printing Press Modernises its Printing Options - PrintWeek MEA

Arab Printing Press (APP) in the industrial city of Sid El Bauchrieh near Beirut has been using Koenig & Bauer technology for decades. At the beginning of 2019, another press joined the growing list – a Rapida 106 with four printing units, inline coater, extended delivery and a perfecting unit for 2/2 production. Given the positive experience with the predecessor press, an eight-colour Rapida 106 for 4-over-4 perfecting installed in 2014, and in particular the extremely efficient and