Market leading Elle Media Group have concluded the purchase of the very first serial 2020 DRUPA specification XL106-5+L in the world from Heidelberg UK. This will replace a three-year-old machine which has produced an incredible 210 million impressions since its installation in March 2017. Elle Media Group continue to be Heidelberg’s most productive operation in the UK on a straight configuration press. The business regularly produces over 7 million impressions on one press per month with an average run length of circa 4,000 and an average makeready time of just over 3.2 minutes.
The new industry benchmark press will be delivered to the Essex based company in March and will continue with the businesses ethos of deploying the latest technology to ensure the lowest operating cost per sheet and to ensure the right capacity is available for its ever growing business.