MEDIA ALERT: LONG BEACH, Calif. – Feb. 12, 2019

Who:
Epson, a leader in the digital label and packaging industry, will be showcasing its leading ColorWorks® on-demand color label printing solutions for fresh food applications, as well as samples created on SurePress® digital label presses, at Convenience Retailing University in Orlando, Fla. In addition, Andy Scherz, senior product manager, Commercial Label Printers, Epson America, Inc., will be presenting during a breakout session at the event.

What:
During Convenience Retailing University, an industry event intended to help managers and executives build better and smarter convenience stores, Epson will be demonstrating its ColorWorks on-demand inkjet label printers that can help increase productivity and reduce the cost of using pre-printed labels. Ideal for high mix label requirements, ColorWorks solutions deliver fast, full‑color, high‑volume, heavy production labels for busy, fresh food production. Epson will also be showing label samples created on its line of high-quality SurePress digital label presses, which can be tailored to meet various needs and budgets, and provide media flexibility for pressure sensitive, shrink and in-mold labels, as well as flexible packaging.

In addition, Scherz will be presenting a breakout session during the show – “Using Technology to Build Your Foodservice Brand.” The session will look at how strong branding and engaging labels are fundamental for top retail products, and how new technology makes it easy to extend the benefits of impactful labeling to fresh food production, ultimately growing sales. The session will compare older label solutions with new methods that enable businesses to create and print beautiful color labels immediately at the point of production – in store or in the kitchen.

When:
The conference runs from Monday, Feb. 25 through Thursday, Feb. 28. Andy Scherz’s breakout session will be held from 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 27 in meeting room Suwannee 20.

Where:
Rosen Shingle Creek, 9939 Universal Blvd., Orlando, Fla. 32819

Why:
Developed by one of the largest label printer manufacturers in the labeling and packaging industry, Epson’s ColorWorks on-demand inkjet label printers deliver full-color production labels for fresh food production, while helping reduce costs and increase productivity. The high-quality SurePress digital label presses provide versatility that can be tailored to meet various needs and budgets. For additional information, visit https://epson.com/label-printers.

About Epson
Epson is a global technology leader dedicated to connecting people, things and information with its original efficient, compact and precision technologies. With a lineup that ranges from inkjet printers and digital printing systems to 3LCD projectors, watches and industrial robots, the company is focused on driving innovations and exceeding customer expectations in inkjet, visual communications, wearables and robotics.

Led by the Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, the Epson Group comprises more than 81,000 employees in 85 companies around the world, and is proud of its contributions to the communities in which it operates and its ongoing efforts to reduce environmental impacts.

Epson America, Inc., based in Long Beach, Calif., is Epson’s regional headquarters for the U.S., Canada, and Latin America. To learn more about Epson, please visit: epson.com. You may also connect with Epson America on Facebook (facebook.com/Epson), Twitter (twitter.com/EpsonAmerica), YouTube (youtube.com/EpsonAmerica), and Instagram (instagram.com/EpsonAmerica).

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