First W+D Virtual Direct Mail Days 2020 attracted more than 300 participants
2-day online event informed about newest W+D machinery technologies and new applications for direct mail
From November 17-18, 2020, Winkler+Dünnebier (W+D) presented the Virtual Direct Mail Days 2020 for the first time. As live online version of the well known industry event Direct Mail Days, it substituted the show in Neuwied this year. Over 300 participants from 25 countries registered for the event.
During the session, a lot of spontaneous but detailed questions from the participants could be answered by the two chat teams from Europe and the US. “The online presentation was well received. But naturally, we hope that we may present the next Direct Mail Days again as a live event again,” concludes Frank Eichhorn, President at W+D.
For those interested W+D has prepared a youtube area with the recording of the event and the original machine videos. Watch the playlist on https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLc17RHs7yRai9uN9RqQTZ472STiiXB8Cd.
Direct Mail Days 2020 – a virtual event
See new technology and direct mail applications for new market opportunities!
In times of Covid-19 we we want to keep you informed about new developments that W+D has been working on in response to new direct mail market opportunities.
From November 17-18, 2020 W+D will host the Virtual Direct Mail Days as online sessions presented in English - for Europe and the rest of the world on November 17th at 11:00am CET and for North America on November 18th at 1:30pm EST / 19:30pm CEST. At this virtual event, which will last about one hour, we will show brand new W+D machine innovations in envelope converting, inserting and inkjet overprinting running as well as new applications for direct mail.
5 REASONS YOU SHOULD ATTEND VIRTUAL DIRECT MAIL DAYS
# 1 World´s first showing of a total system solution for producing high quality data driven digitally printed envelopes. First, converting personalized digital preprint on the NEW W+D 410 i Easy Enveloper into envelopes and then 1:1 content match into the personalized envelope on the NEW W+D BB820 20K inserter. Both production steps incorporate automatic piece tracking of the personalized print for complete job intelligence.
W+D now takes the power of the envelope to a new production level with data driven printed envelopes with engaging haptic finishing, windows, shapes, folds and foiling all done quickly.
# 2 World premiere of NEW 20K W+DBB820 mail inserter with 1:1 system integrity + inkjet overprint a powerful platform for direct mail and the new ballot markets.
# 3 World Premier of new W+D 410 i envelope converter with 1:1 tracking for personalized preprinted digitally printed sheets. Its’ not only the worlds easiest envelope converter but now the most intelligent.
# 4 World’s fastest and highest print quality (1600x1375 dpi) 4 color production Memjet inkjet overprint press running at 32,000 EPH - the all new W+D Halm i-Jet-2.
# 5 World’s first single workflow envelope machine for high quality direct mail envelope printing, coating , converting and embossing all inline. See new W+D 628RC and W+D 201 CI flexo that produce sheet fed litho print and LED UV coating quality at the speed and cost efficiency of a web with 50% less production touches.
CHOOSE BETWEEN THE FOLLOWING DATES FOR OUR ONLINE SESSIONS:
November 17, 2020 / 11:00 h Central European Time (5 a.m. EST) - Europe and ROW
November 18, 2020 / 1:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (19:30 h CET/CEST) - North America
Please register now by using the registration form on the right!
If you can't join us live, register to gain access to the on-demand archive for our event.
# 1 World´s first preview of a total system solution for producing high quality data driven digitally printed envelopes
First, converting personalized digital preprint on the NEW W+D 410 i Easy Enveloper into envelopes and then 1:1 content match into the personalized envelope on the NEW W+D BB820 20K inserter. Both production steps incorporate automatic piece tracking of the personalized print for complete job intelligence.
The power of the envelope is real in the world of direct mail options. No longer is personalized direct mail relegated to just a postcard or mailing fold. W+D now takes the power of the envelope to a new production level with data driven printed envelopes with engaging haptic finishing, windows, shapes, folds and foiling all done quickly.
# 2 World premiere of NEW 20K W+DBB820 direct mail inserter with 1:1 system integrity and inkjet overprint
The NEW W+D BB820 20K direct mail inserting system - Running daily direct mail fast and also with the widest range of intelligent mail applications with both personalized high quality digital preprint and inline inkjet printing with the game changing W+D Auto Mismatch Recovery technology which offers the industries most efficient mail match inserting.
# 3 World’s easiest envelope converter W+D 410 with NEW 1:1 tracking of digitally preprinted personalized sheets
World’s easiest envelope converting machine: the W+D 410 Easy Enveloper was first introduced at drupa 2016 and has since achieved world wide success in the direct mail market in its ability to easily print, convert litho preprint and emboss inline to produce high value add direct mail envelopes and direct mail folds.
World premiere this year of its intelligent capabilities to convert and finish high value personalized digital pre-print with automatic piece tracking that will open up new direct mail markets to you.
# 4 World’s fastest and highest quality 4 color Memjet inkjet overprint press W+D Halm i-Jet 2 running at 32K EPH
With speeds as fast as 32,000 EPH at a very high resolution of 1600 x 1375 dpi, the W+D Halm i-jet 2 continues to be the industry leader in high performance inkjet cost per envelope efficiency. W+D will show a wide range of high quality static and variable data inkjet printing on several types of papers including pre-embossed paper inkjet overprinting.
# 5 World’s first single workflow technologies for high quality envelope printing, coating, converting and finishing
First introduced at W+D Direct Mail Days in 2019, W+D demonstrated new flexo printing, coating, LED UV drying, embossing and other finishing technologies that are all inline as a single production workflow on the all new 1200 EPM W+D 628RC and W+D 201 CI flexo that produce sheet litho print quality at the speed and cost efficiency of a web with 50% less production touches. The ability to make higher value added direct mail envelopes faster in less time with less waste is a game changer in today's mail market.
At W+D Virtual Direct Mail Days, W+D will show HD flexo, litho and digital overprinted envelopes all side by side, to let you compare and help you best position your future opportunities in envelope mail.