Epson Solvent Technology Recognized with Two Wide-Format & Signage 2017 Readers’ Choice Awards

Epson SureColor S80600 Printer and Epson UltraChrome GSX Solvent Ink Chosen by Wide-Format & Signage Readers as Top Products for 2017
Wide-Format & Signage Top Products 2017

Epson today announced it has been awarded two Wide-Format & Signage Readers’ Choice 2017 Top Product Awards. The Epson SureColor® S80600 solvent printer was recognized in the “Output Device: Solvent, 24-inches plus” category and the Epson UltraChrome® GSX solvent ink was recognized in the “Ink: Solvent (Eco, Mild, and Hard)” category.

“Each year, Wide-Format & Signage turns to our readers and print service providers worldwide to help us name the winners of the Readers’ Choice Top Product Awards,” said Gregory Sharpless, editorial director, Wide-Format & Signage. “This year, we have an incredibly strong lineup of winning products – all of which PSPs have recognized for offering quality, precision, and delivering satisfaction within the industry. Our congratulations to this year’s winners!”

The Wide-Format & Signage Readers’ Choice Top Products Awards honor breakthrough products that have stimulated the industry and have been a valuable asset to wide-format printing businesses over the last year. Epson will be presented with the awards during the ISA International Sign Expo, taking place April 19-22 in Las Vegas, Nev.

“This is the fifth year in a row that Epson products have been selected by Wide-Format & Signage readers, which is an honor and a testament to Epson’s dedication to quality and excellence,” said Matt McCausland, product manager, Professional Imaging, Epson America, Inc. “Epson solvent printing solutions bring cutting-edge technology to the signage market, and we will continue to strive to create products that will innovate and inspire.”

About the Epson Award Winners

  • Epson SureColor S80600 Printer: Epson’s flagship signage printer, the 64-inch SureColor S80600 redefines imaging expectations by leveraging Epson UltraChrome GS3 inks, including Red and optional White or Metallic Silver ink. In addition, the SureColor S80600 touts a Dual-Array PrecisionCore® TFP® printhead and an enhanced precision media feeding system resulting in high-quality, sellable output. Its impressive production speeds and six hour drying time allow for same-day lamination that continues to exceed expectations within the signage, vehicle graphics, and fine art industries
  • Epson UltraChrome GSX Ink: Leveraged in the predecessors to the current S-Series – the SureColor S70670 and S70675 – UltraChrome GSX ink produces vivid output with an expansive color gamut for outstanding results in the signage, vehicle graphics, fine art, and packaging markets.

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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, smart glasses, sensing systems 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 73,000 employees in 91 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: You may also connect with Epson America on Facebook (, Twitter (, YouTube (, and Instagram (

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